Retailers Back Bond Notes

[The Herald] The Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers this week said Zimbabweans should embrace bond notes, which are due for introduction this month as they will also go a long way in promoting local exports, in addition to easing the liquidity crunch….

[The Herald] The Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers this week said Zimbabweans should embrace bond notes, which are due for introduction this month as they will also go a long way in promoting local exports, in addition to easing the liquidity crunch.Introduction of the notes was mooted as part of measures to ease liquidity challenges as well as motivate exporters to sell more of their products outside the country to earn foreign currency.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Tanzania Rated Among Best Water Regulators

[Daily News] The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) has been rated the best among various water regulators from Eastern and Southern Africa in terms of good regulatory governance arrangement.

[Daily News] The Energy and Water Utilities Regulatory Authority (EWURA) has been rated the best among various water regulators from Eastern and Southern Africa in terms of good regulatory governance arrangement.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

180 Billion/ – Goes to Local Govt Projects

[Daily News] Dodoma -Local  government authorities had by end of October received 177bn/- for development projects from the central government, the National Assembly heard here yesterday.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Local  government authorities had by end of October received 177bn/- for development projects from the central government, the National Assembly heard here yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Leaders Deliberate On Lesotho, DR Congo Peace

[Daily News] Consolidation of peace, security and political stability in Lesotho and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) dominated the Southern African Development Community (SADC) meeting in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

[Daily News] Consolidation of peace, security and political stability in Lesotho and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) dominated the Southern African Development Community (SADC) meeting in Dar es Salaam yesterday.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Troops Under Scrutiny By Lawmakers

[Iwacu] Lawmakers in the National Assembly questioned Burundi’s role in Somalia on 3 November. Burundi currently provides over 5,000 troops to fight for the African Union’s peacekeeping force, known as AMISOM, against the Islamic militants, Al Shaabab.

[Iwacu] Lawmakers in the National Assembly questioned Burundi's role in Somalia on 3 November. Burundi currently provides over 5,000 troops to fight for the African Union's peacekeeping force, known as AMISOM, against the Islamic militants, Al Shaabab.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Safaricom’s Net Profit Jumps to Sh23 Billion

[Nation] Safaricom’s six-month net profit has jumped to Sh23.9 billion.And for the first time, the mobile service provider said on Thursday, most of its revenue came from non-voice services.

[Nation] Safaricom's six-month net profit has jumped to Sh23.9 billion.And for the first time, the mobile service provider said on Thursday, most of its revenue came from non-voice services.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya