BNA Reduces Banks’ Mandatory Reserves From 21 to 19 Percent

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Bank of Angola (BNA) on Friday decided to reduce the mandatory national currency reserves from 21 to 19 per cent, a measure which, among others, increase credit in the economy.

[ANGOP] Luanda -The National Bank of Angola (BNA) on Friday decided to reduce the mandatory national currency reserves from 21 to 19 per cent, a measure which, among others, increase credit in the economy.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Citizens Can Now Withdraw Money From ATM Without Card

[ANGOP] Huambo -The new system of withdrawing money from ATM machines without a card is already available for the public, in the ambit of the promotion countrywide of electronic payment facilities.

[ANGOP] Huambo -The new system of withdrawing money from ATM machines without a card is already available for the public, in the ambit of the promotion countrywide of electronic payment facilities.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

UN Envoy Urges ‘Inclusive’ Talks to Resolve Crisis in Burundi

[UN News] Inclusive talks remain the only way to find a lasting solution to the political, socio-economic and humanitarian crisis that has engulfed Burundi since 2015, the United Nations envoy for the African Great Lakes country said on Thursday.

[UN News] Inclusive talks remain the only way to find a lasting solution to the political, socio-economic and humanitarian crisis that has engulfed Burundi since 2015, the United Nations envoy for the African Great Lakes country said on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: Burundi

Piracy’s U.S. $1.4 Billion Bill

[EU Navfor] Understanding piracy and armed robbery of vessels is essential in maintaining maritime security. In addition, quantifying the economic and human costs of piracy is important in comprehending the true impact of piracy and robbery at sea.

[EU Navfor] Understanding piracy and armed robbery of vessels is essential in maintaining maritime security. In addition, quantifying the economic and human costs of piracy is important in comprehending the true impact of piracy and robbery at sea.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Soccer – Petro Take Up Championship Leadership

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda took up the lead of the national first division football championship (Girabola 2018) with 27 points, after beating on Thursday Sporting de Cabinda by 3-1 with striker Tiago Azulão’s hat-trick.

[ANGOP] Luanda -Petro de Luanda took up the lead of the national first division football championship (Girabola 2018) with 27 points, after beating on Thursday Sporting de Cabinda by 3-1 with striker Tiago Azulão's hat-trick.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Corruption Undermines “the Africa We Want” – Ramaphosa

[allAfrica] Addressing an Africa Day celebration for the first time since taking office, South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa spelled out his administration’s foreign policy concerns on continental issues. Edited excerpts follow:

[allAfrica] Addressing an Africa Day celebration for the first time since taking office, South Africa's President Cyril Ramaphosa spelled out his administration's foreign policy concerns on continental issues. Edited excerpts follow:

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Angola Needs Four Million Dosages of Animal Vaccines

[ANGOP] Lubango -Angola needs at least four million dosages of animal vaccines to cover the animal immunization campaign against contagious peripneumonia, nodular dermatitis, hematic and symptomatic carbuncles initially scheduled for the end of the mon…

[ANGOP] Lubango -Angola needs at least four million dosages of animal vaccines to cover the animal immunization campaign against contagious peripneumonia, nodular dermatitis, hematic and symptomatic carbuncles initially scheduled for the end of the month of May.

source: AllAfrica News: Angola

Gauteng Online School Recruitment Highlights Tech Gaps

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -HIGHLIGHTING the gap in comprehension of technology between urban areas and townships, there is a contrasting response by parents to the online application system the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has established to sec…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -HIGHLIGHTING the gap in comprehension of technology between urban areas and townships, there is a contrasting response by parents to the online application system the Gauteng Department of Education (GDE) has established to secure schooling places for children in 2019.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

SA’s Domain Admin Lauds Gdpr, Popi

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -ZA Central Registry (ZACR), the administrator of the South African domain name (.za), has welcomed the European Union’s (EU’s) General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), that are effective immediately, and the country’s upcomi…

[CAJ News] Johannesburg -ZA Central Registry (ZACR), the administrator of the South African domain name (.za), has welcomed the European Union's (EU's) General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), that are effective immediately, and the country's upcoming Protection of Personal Information (POPI) Act.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Election of Women Bill Stalls

[Swazi Media] Evidence is growing in Swaziland that traditionalists do not support a constitutional change to ensure 30 percent of members of the House of Assembly are women.

[Swazi Media] Evidence is growing in Swaziland that traditionalists do not support a constitutional change to ensure 30 percent of members of the House of Assembly are women.

source: AllAfrica News: Swaziland