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Glencore rescinds decision to suspend operations in Zambia

Lusaka - Glencore International and its mining partners have rescinded their decision to suspend operations for 90-days and lay off 11,000 workers, two weeks after it induced care and maintenance operations at its Zambian unit on concerns of dwindling international copper prices and the Covid-19 pandemic. ...Read More

Interest rates tumble again in Nam, SA as Covid-19 bites

Windhoek - Namibia and South Africa have further slashed their repo rates, the rate at which central banks lend money to commercial banks, by another 100 basis points after two months in another unprecedented move meant to stimulate their economies amid growing fears of a recession post Covid-19 lockdowns. ...Read More

SADC economies to shrink by six percent after Covid-19

Windhoek – The Southern African Development Community (SADC) combined economies will shrink by between four to six percent in the 2020-2021 financial year because of massive shrinkages and job losses expected in key sectors such as mining, tourism, manufacturing and agriculture, the International Monitory Fund(IMF) has said. ...Read More

AfDB rebuts claims it plans to finance East African Crude Oil Pipeline Project

Abidjan - The African Development Bank (AfDB) says it has become aware of an inaccurate news article stating that the institution plans to provide financial support to the East African Crude Oil Pipeline Project. ...Read More

African business leaders meet over Covid-19

JOHANNESBURG - As Covid-19 takes hold of African economies, African business leaders are challenged with new risks and uncertainty. Africa.com has partnered with the faculty of Harvard Business to lead a four week webinar series, "Crisis Management for African Business Leaders." ...Read More

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