Mercredi 25 Avril 2018
(Malawi News Agency 03/06/13)
The Chinese government on Friday donated 20 computers worth K6.6 millionto the Department of Immigration. The donation included 10 brand new desktop computers and 10 laptops. Making the donation in Lilongwe, Chinese Deputy Ambassador to Malawi, Zhang Yuebang, who is currently charge' d'affaires said the computers would help the Immigration Department boost its capacity. "Malawi is the warm heart of Africa, hence it receives more visitors. These computers given today will enable government to improve its efficiency," Zhang said at the Chinese Embassy. He added; "China is a good friend of Malawi and that is why we are helping in different projects." Zhang cited the magnificent International Conference Centre, the University of Science and Technology in Thyolo and stadium under...
(Reuters (Eng) 26/04/13)
Africa's brisk economic growth over the past decade has been consumer driven, a much-hyped trend that masks the uncomfortable fact that the region remains far too reliant on commodities. Sub-Saharan Africa's growth has been second only to Asia and cracked along at 5.8 percent last year, according to a World Bank estimate, if South Africa, the continent's biggest economy, is excluded. About two-thirds of growth in the past decade has been driven by domestic demand, which has been stoked by a number of factors including the continent's fast-growing and young population. Consumption has had multiplier effects into a range of services including banking and finance. Yet unlike in Asia, Africa's consumer boom has been financed mostly by income generated from...

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