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  1. Swaziland loses AGOA benefits from January 1, 2015Read the original story

    Jun 30, 2014 | Fibre2Fashion

    Swaziland, located in southern part of Africa, has been excluded from the list of countries eligible to get benefit under the African Growth and Opportunity Act of the US Government, with effect from January 1, 2015, Office of the U.S. Trade Representative has announced through a press release.

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  2. US removes Swaziland from AGOARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2014 | News24

    ... a hopeless bunch of disgruntled individuals who are imitating the EFF. Johannesburg - The Communist Party (CPS) of Swaziland on Friday welcomed the removal of Swaziland, by the United States government, from the African Growth and Opportunity Act ...

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  3. Africa: Presidential Proclamation On African Growth and Opportunity ActRead the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of the 1974 Act. 5. Pursuant to section 506A(a)(3) of the 1974 Act, I have determined that the Kingdom of Swaziland is not making continual progress in meeting the requirements described in section 506A(a)(1) of the 1974 Act. Accordingly, I have ...

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  4. MADAGASCAR: Reinstated into AGOA but Swaziland removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | Just-Style

    President Obama has reinstated Madagascar's eligibility for African Growth and Opportunity Act benefits but has withdrawn Swaziland's eligibility.

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  5. Swaziland: Obama Removes Swaziland, Reinstates Madagascar for AGOA BenefitsRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    President Obama reinstated Madagascar's eligibility for African Growth and Opportunity Act benefits, effective immediately, and withdrew Swaziland's AGOA eligibility, effective January 1, 2015.

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  6. Presidential Proclamation -- AGOARead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | The White House

    ... of the 1974 Act. 5. Pursuant to section 506A(a)(3) of the 1974 Act, I have determined that the Kingdom of Swaziland is not making continual progress in meeting the requirements described in section 506A(a)(1) of the 1974 Act. Accordingly, I have ...

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  7. Taipei International Food Show off to a good startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2014 | The China Post

    ... food products from 35 countries, eight of which are making their debut in Taiwan - Macedonia, the Kingdom of Swaziland, Vietnam, Croatia, Colombia, Mexico, Greece and Austria. The megashow encompasses Food Taipei, Halal Taiwan, Foodtech & Pharmatech ...

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  8. SwazilandRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | State Department

    Swaziland is a small developing nation in Southern Africa. Several well-developed facilities for tourism are available.

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  9. Swaziland jails and tries 2 government criticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this photo taken Wednesday, June 4, 2014, lawyer Thulani Maseko, appears in court in the traditional animal skin garb of a Zulu warrior, in Mbabane, Swaziland.

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  10. Swaziland: Swaziland Braces Itself for AGOA ExitRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    The threat of Swaziland being suspended from a US preferential trade agreement for poor progress in meeting democratic norms is threatening the livelihoods of tens of thousands of worker in a country where unemployment is already above 40 percent.

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  11. Swaziland grants R80m hotel tenderRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    The Swaziland government has granted a R80 million tender to Inyatsi Construction to do earthworks preparations for a luxury hotel and convention centre complex at the Mbabane suburb of Ezulwini.

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  12. Swazi treasury missing more than R3bnRead the original story

    Jun 9, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    ... not within our mandate to discuss in the media space," Vusi Dlamini, the director of communications for the Swaziland Revenue Authority (SRA) that collects the country's taxes, said yesterday. Nxumalo reviewed claims by the SRA of monies deposited ...

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  13. Swaziland music festival strikes controversial noteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2014 | The Daily Star

    EZULWINI, Swaziland: Swaziland's eclectic Bushfire Festival attracts around 20,000 music lovers each year and, because it takes place in Africa's last absolute monarchy, a fair bit of controversy.

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  14. Tutu joins call for Swazi reformRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    Nobel peace laureate Desmond Tutu and a raft of human rights organisations have signed an open letter demanding reforms from Swaziland's King Mswati III, denouncing arbitrary arrests and prosecutions.

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  15. Mbabane truck curbs aim to limit deathsRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    In response to a rising number of fatal road accidents caused by unroadworthy or poorly driven trucks, all truck traffic has been banned from the highway entering Swaziland's capital Mbabane from the east and south from 4.30pm to 7pm.

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  16. Swaziland music festival strikes...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2014 | Suria

    Swaziland's eclectic Bushfire Festival attracts around 20,000 music lovers each year and, because it takes place in Africa's last absolute monarchy, a fair bit of controversy.

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  17. Detention of Human Rights Lawyer and Journalist in SwazilandRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2014 | Newstime Africa

    The United States is deeply concerned by the continued detention of human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko and journalist Bheki Makhubu in the Kingdom of Swaziland.

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  18. Africa: Detention of Human Rights Lawyer and Journalist in SwazilandRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | State Department

    The United States is deeply concerned by the continued detention of human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko and journalist Bheki Makhubu in the Kingdom of Swaziland.

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  19. Tutu leads Swaziland pro-democracy crusadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2014 | News24

    ... laureate Desmond Tutu and a raft of human rights organisations have signed an open letter demanding reforms from Swaziland's King Mswati III, denouncing arbitrary arrests and prosecutions. "We write to express our concern about the state of freedom ...

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  20. Swaziland: Marriage a Barrier to ARVs for WomenRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... her husband. She had learned that she was infected with HIV at the age of 16 when delivering her firstborn baby at Swaziland's Mbabane Government Hospital. "Although I was shocked by the news, I accepted it," Msibi told IPS. "But the most difficult ...

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