SA: SARS to host BRICS tax authorities

By- SAnews.gov.za The South African Revenue Service (SARS) will host the BRICS heads customs authority meeting in Durban next week. “The revenue service will host the...

International Monetary Fund Staff Completes Visit to Niger

Real GDP is expected to grow by 5.2 percent in 2018, driven mainly by energy and service sectors, and construction activity related to preparations...

Building the Business Case for Housing Microfinance in Sub-Saharan Africa

Six-year study with 47,000 households demonstrates how housing microfinance can be win-win for poor people and financial institutions A new study from Habitat for Humanity...

Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) highlighted the role of...

Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) highlighted the role of small-and-medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as engine of growth and sustainable development...

SARS ready to implement VAT increase on 1 April

By- SAnews.gov.za SARS ready to implement VAT increase on 1 April The South African Revenue Service (SARS) is ready to implement the increase in Value-Added Tax...

SA: Government welcomes Moody’s decision

By – SAnews.gov.za Government has welcomed ratings agency Moody’s decision to affirm South Africa’s investment grade credit rating and the decision to revise the country’s...

Bank of the Future forum comes to Abidjan: Thought leaders and product experts discuss...

Nearly 300 million Africans are banked today, a number that could rise to 450 million in 5 years. Temenos, the software specialist for banking and...

Standard Chartered Bank Launches its First-Ever Digital Bank in Africa

Côte d’Ivoire marks the pilot launch of the digital bank Standard Chartered Bank today announced the official launch of its digital bank in Côte d’Ivoire....

IMF Staff Concludes Visit to Kenya

Annual growth could rise further to 6½ percent within a couple of years The authorities requested a six-month extension of the SBA that expires on...

OPIC Commitments to Power Africa have Reached $2.4 Billion to Date

The Overseas Private Investment Corporation announced this week it has committed $2.4 billion to date to the U.S. Power Africa initiative to harness the...

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