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    Algeria bought 660,000 tonnes wheat in tender - traders

    Algeria bought 660,000 tonnes wheat in tender - traders

    October 19, 2017

    Algeria's state grains agency OAIC bought 660,000 tonnes of optional-origin milling wheat in an import tender that closed on Tuesday, European traders said on Wednesday.

    OAIC paid prices ranging from $210 to $212.50 a tonne, cost and freight included, the traders said.

    Most of the wheat was expected to be sourced in France, Algeria's main supplier, while some may also be sourced"...

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    Algeria plans fuel price, tax hike to offset fall in energy revenues

    Algeria plans fuel price, tax hike to offset fall in energy revenues

    October 11, 2017

    Algeria plans to raise prices of subsidised gasoline and diesel for a third straight year in 2018 to cut domestic consumption and imports at a time of growing pressure on state finances, according to an official document seen by Reuters.

    The government also plans to raise taxes and introduce new levies on local"...

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    Meet FabWoman, best content, commerce brand for Africa’s millennial women

    October 19, 2017

    FabWoman, has given reasons for the recent launch of its content and commerce platform aimed at serving millennial women in Africa.

    It explained that it is trying to fill a present gap with local content and discovery of millennial women between the age of 20 and 40.

    FabWoman"...

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    Why your business needs to migrate to DevOps

    October 19, 2017

    Decision-makers are increasingly aware of the term DevOps (development operations) and the potential impact it can have on enhancing business operations. This signifies a shift in how business and technology will more effectively work together in the years to come.

    In the most basic terms, DevOps is a deployment framework that holistically"...

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    Kenya: Dow Chemical Company Partners with Regional Manufacturers to Reduce Food Wastage

    October 19, 2017

    The Dow Chemical Company, a United States-based corporation with operations in Africa and across the globe, is partnering with manufacturers to reduce food wastage by using minimal environmentally-friendly packaging.

    Giuliano Butti, the firm’s Value Chain Manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa, says sustainable packaging"...

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    Africa tourism trends according to Mastercard: Not so fast

    October 19, 2017

    Over the last eight years, travel and tourism has grown by 17.3 percent in the top ten fastest-growing global destinations. This rate speaks to the rapid growth of tourism and how the industry, and an increasing priority for countries seeking for new growth opportunities. In emerging markets tourism grew from 30 percent in 1980 to 45 percent in 2015 and is expected to reach 57 percent by 2030.

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    Algeria eyes return to controversial shale gas exploration

    Algeria eyes return to controversial shale gas exploration October 3, 2017

    Algerian authorities have called on state-owned oil giant Sonatrach to restart shale gas exploration work suspended after protests by locals in the Sahara desert, state"...

    

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