Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 8)

Maputo, Mozambique Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Finance news you need to know todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | NEWS.com.au

    An Aedes aegypti mosquito is photographed through a microscope at the Fiocruz institute in Recife, Pernambuco state, Brazil. The World Health Organization says women who live in areas where Zika is spreading should consider delaying pregnancy, since there's no other sure way to avoid the virus' devastating birth defects.

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  2. Mozambique: UK Investigating Banks Involved in Secret LoansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The United Kingdom financial regulator is investigating possible wrongdoing by the Swiss bank Credit Suisse and VTB of Russia in the scandal of the government guaranteed loans, totaling over two billion dollars, which they arranged for Mozambican state or quasi-state companies in 2013-14. According to a report in the "Wall Street Journal" , the U.K. Financial Conduct Authority is looking into whether the banks violated regulations governing disclosures to investors.

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  3. Mozambique is being punished for its guarantees to parastatalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Mail & Guardian

    Buildings under construction in Maputo on the eve of the 40th anniversary of Mozambique's independence from Portugal in 2015. Our subscribers help us pay for excellent journalism.

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  4. AIM Reports issue no. 529Read the original story

    Jun 6, 2016 | Mozambique News Agency

    President Filipe Nyusi on 3 June declared that he will continue his efforts to persuade Afonso Dhlakama, leader of the opposition party Renamo, to halt armed attacks and prioritise dialogue to achieve effective peace. Speaking at a rally in the Maputo neighbourhood of Mafalala, President Nyusi said the defence and security forces have been instructed not to open fire unless there are Renamo attacks.

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  5. Fatalities after drinking contaminated beer rise to 72 in Mozambique; police investigateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Lifestyles

    Three more people have died from drinking contaminated beer, bringing the number of fatalities to 72, as the number hospitalized fell by more than 150, health authorities in Mozambique said on Tuesday. About 35 victims are now hospitalized, down from 196, according Paula Bernardo, director of health, women and social welfare in the northeastern Tete province.

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  6. Russia's VTB says shared bulk of Mozambique loan with other investorsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2016 | Reuters

    Russia's VTB has shared the bulk of its $535 million loan to Mozambique state firm MAM with investors active in that region, the bank said on Sunday. Mozambique Asset Management borrowed $535 million from VTB to build shipyards in capital, Maputo, and the northern town of Pemba on hopes of a rapid takeoff in the offshore gas sector but missed a May 23 deadline for its first loan repayment.

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  7. Mozambique: Mass Grave - Witnesses Invited to Come ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Commission on Constitutional and Legal Affairs and Human Rights of the Mozambican parliament, the Assembly of the Republic, has invited any citizens, Mozambicans or foreigners, with information on an alleged mass grave in the centre of the country to come forward. Speaking to AIM on Thursday, the Commission's chairperson, Edson Macuacua, said this invitation is intended to support the investigations the Commission has already undertaken, following the publication of the original dispatch from the Portuguese news agency Lusa, which, citing peasants who requested anonymity, claimed there was a mass grave in Canda, in the central province of Sofala.

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  8. Neo-Biafrans and the glory of independenceFELIX AMADI, Maputo, MozambiqueRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2016 | Nigeriaworld

    Anytime I hear this baseless argument of the indivisibility of Nigeria I used to ask the simple question "Why"? The answer I receive from the pros ranges from; we are made to be one, by who they don't care to know. They themselves were never present at the negotiation table where Nigeria was made an indivisible Nation neither were their Fathers and Grandfathers hat the unity of Nigeria is at this time volatile and in jeopardy is a fact that is very glaring to every critical observer of the trends in Nigerian politics.

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  9. Taste of paradise just a border awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    We all talk occasionally about escaping our usual routine. Usually, all that ends in just that, talk.

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  10. Mozambique Airports to restructure loansRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Airports of Mozambique plans to restructure loans of $500 million after a slide by the nation's currency against the dollar undermined the state-owned company's ability to repay loans, its chairman said. The southern African nation has said it is in the process of restructuring another $535 million loan extended to state-owned Mozambique Asset Management after the company failed to meet a $178 million interest payment last month. 1 comment

  11. Airports of Mozambique Plans to Reorganize $500 Million in Loans 2 hours agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Bloomberg

    Airports of Mozambique plans to restructure loans of $500 million after a slide by the nation's currency against the dollar undermined the state-owned company's ability to repay loans, its chairman said. process of restructuring another $535 million loan extended to state-owned Mozambique Asset Management after the company failed to meet a $178 million interest payment last month.

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  12. .com | Mozambique's Renamo says army targets its baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | News24

    Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama, who has been holed up in the forests of central Mozambique, on Wednesday claimed the military had staged a fresh attack against his base. "Last Friday the Frelimo [ruling party] once again tried to attack us," Dhlakama said from Gorongosa forest in a news conference via telephone to journalists gathered at the party headquarters in the capital Maputo.

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  13. Mambas already in Kigali for Afcon qualifierRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | Umukino

    The Mozambique football team, Mambas arrived in Rwanda on Wednesday afternoon ahead of 2017 Africa Nations' Cup qualifier against Rwanda due on Saturday at Amahoro Stadium. The Abel Xavier coached side arrived with a 20-man squad.

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  14. Acsion eyes Mozambique, Zambia for future projectsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Acsion, the listed specialist commercial and residential property developer and owner, is still pursuing its vision of geographic diversification into southern Africa and plans to develop a shopping centre in Mozambique and an office complex in Zambia. Kiriakos Anastasiadis, the founder and chief executive of Acsion, said yesterday that a memorandum of understanding had been signed with the Mozambican Ministry of Sport to develop a 50 000m2 shopping centre in northern Maputo, but a formal agreement was still to be finalised.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Sasol says Mozambique gas project unaffected by debt crisisRead the original story

    May 30, 2016 | Reuters

    TEMANE, Mozambique, May 30 Mozambique's debt crisis and lower oil prices will not affect Sasol's $1.4 billion gas project because costs will be covered by the South African energy company and recouped through gas revenues, the company said on Monday. Mozambique missed a loan repayment deadline this month, plunging one of the world's poorest countries into a debt crisis.

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  16. Mozambique name tough squad for Rwanda clashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Umukino

    Mozambique national team head coach Abel Xavier has lined up a strong squad to face Rwanda in the 2017 Africa Nations' Cup qualifier on June 4 at Amahoro Stadium in Kigali. Mozambique bottom of Group H with one point face Rwanda who are ranked second with 6 points and on a mission to qualify for her second Africa nations' Cup final for the second time since 1994.

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  17. Mozambique: Political Commentator Macuane Kidnnaped and ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The anti-corruption organization Transparency International , and its Mozambican chapter, the Centre for Public Integrity , have demanded a serious investigation into Monday's attack against prominent academic and political commentator Jose Jaime Macuane. Macuane was abducted from outside his home in the Maputo neighbourhood of Coop at about 08.30.

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  18. UPDATE 1-VTB still talking to Mozambique over loan payment -sourceRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | Reuters

    May 26 Russia's VTB Bank is in talks with Mozambique state firm MAM over a late $178 million loan repayment and expects the government to honour a sovereign guarantee if it cannot pay, a source familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Mozambique Asset Management borrowed $535 million from VTB to build shipyards in Maputo and the northern town of Pemba in expectation of a rapid takeoff in the offshore gas sector but missed a May 23 deadline for its first loan repayment.

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  19. Sasol commences drilling of Mozambique PSA licenseRead the original story

    May 26, 2016 | World Oil

    Sasol's field development plan for the production sharing agreement license in Inhambane province, Mozambique, reached an important milestone with the commencement of the first well. The spud marks the beginning of the drilling campaign, which is part of the first phase of the FDP; the delineation and initial development of the Temane G8, Temane East, Inhassoro G6 and Inhassoro G10 reservoirs.

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  20. Mozambique: Govt and Opposition Party Meet Behind Closed DoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Teams from the Mozambican government and from the rebel movement Renamo, set up to prepare a face-to-face meeting between President Filipe Nyusi and Renamo leader Afonso Dhlakama, met for the first time on Wednesday morning at the headquarters of the National Defence and Security Council . All three members of the government team were present - former security minister Jacinto Veloso, who is a member of the CNDS, former justice minister Benvinda Levi, who is now an adviser to Nyusi, and Alves Mutuque, an official in the President's office.

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