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South Sudan to resume oil production in Upper Nile

Ouil production in South Sudan's Upper Nile region will resume in September, 2012South Sudan will resume oil production especially the Upper Nile in September, Sudan's lead negotiator at the African Union Pegan Amum has said.

Last Updated on Monday, 13 August 2012 17:21

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Ethiopia starts Sudan power supply test

Photo/ReutersEthiopia has started a test run of electricity supply to neighbouring Sudan, as it moves to set up a permanent power export to its neighbour.

Last Updated on Thursday, 09 August 2012 08:29

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Gono sticks to his guns amid Zimbabwe's bank reform woes

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor, Gideon Gono/Photo/ReutersZimbabwe's banking sector is once again in the eye of a storm after the central bank increased minimum capital requirements for banks, but this has triggered resistance from the government which feel this move will deal the sector a fatal body blow.

Last Updated on Monday, 06 August 2012 16:49

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A cooperative comeback in Agriculture

Gumutindo cooperative sells directly to the UK fairtrade company Cafédirect and has 6,000 members who grow coffee on Mount Elgon, Uganda/Photo/KAREN ROBINSON/PANOS-REAInternational institutions, agribusinesses and farmers themselves are backing a revival of the cooperative model as smallholders seek better yields and greater access to markets.

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 July 2012 16:44

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Zimbabwe: Bulawayo's factories shut up shop

Dunlop is one of the few companies still manu- facturing in Buluwayo, where 87 factories have closed/Photo/TSVANGIRAYI MUKWAZHICheap Chinese imports and a liquidity crunch have decimated Bulawayo's once-thriving manufacturing sector.

Last Updated on Friday, 20 July 2012 09:32

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Race to get Zimbabwe's Victoria Falls ready for 2013 congress

As one of Africa’s top attractions Victoria Falls has its share of high-end hotels, but not enough beds for the 3,000 delegates/Photo/EVELYNE JACQ/HH-REAThe hosting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation summit in August 2013 is a golden opportunity for Zimbabwe to build on a recent recovery in tourism. But with indigenisation laws deterring foreign investment, will the infrastructure be ready in time?

Last Updated on Thursday, 19 July 2012 16:45

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