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Tunisian Parliament drafts ‘Economic Emergency’ bill for jobs

Tunisia is drafting a bill on economic emergency that will enable the government to bypass bureaucratic hurdles and speed up large-scale projects to create jobs...

Libya’s oil output down 252,000 bpd after shutdown at Sharara, Wafa...

Production at the western Libyan fields of Sharara and Wafa has been blocked by armed factions, reducing output by 252,000 barrels per day (bpd),...

U.S. equity futures at six-week low after Trump healthcare setback

U.S. equity index futures fell to a six-week low on Sunday in a sign Wall Street would start  the week defensively after Republicans pulled legislation...

Markets mixed amid strong Eurozone figures and US vote nerves

European indices were mixed yesterday amid stronger than expected business activity figures, and nervousness over US President Donald Trump's efforts to push through his healthcare...

UK manufacturers urge PM May to drop threat of no Brexit...

Britain's manufacturers told Prime Minister Theresa May on Monday to drop her threat that she might take the country out of the European Union...

Ivanka Trump to attend women’s economic summit in Berlin

Ivanka Trump is planning a trip to Germany to attend a summit on the economic empowerment of women, a senior administration official said Sunday. The...

Madagascar calls for deeper Asian-African economic cooperation

African countries. President Hery Rajaonarimampianina made the remarks at the opening ceremony of the Boao Forum for Asia Annual Conference 2017 in south China's...

Ethiopia: Turkish Investors Target More Sectors

Turkey Ambassador to Ethiopia Fatih Ulsoy said yesterday that Turkish businessmen who already engaged in various investments here are keen on redoubling their efforts. Opening...

Nigeria: 50% of fruits, vegetables get damaged daily- NEPC

The Nigerian Export Promotion Council has stated that 50 per cent of fruits and vegetables harvested in Nigeria get damaged on a daily basis. The...

Nigerian govt. launches 48-hour online visa application system

Nigeria has launched an online system aimed at enabling business executives to apply for a visa online and collect it on arrival 48...
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