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Rwanda: Government Requested to Encourage Gender Balance in Agriculture Sector

Conseil de Concertation des Organisations d'Appui aux Initiatives de Base

CCOAIB (Conseil de Concertation des Organisations d'Appui aux Initiatives de Base) in Rwanda that aims to promote the emergence of small organizations and initiatives in development requests that National budget include money for gender balance problem solving in agriculture sector.

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African countries invite Indian investment in agriculture

Confederation of Indian Industry

Hyderabad, June 21 (IANS) African nations like Zambia, Ethiopia and Mozambique invited Indian investors to invest in various sectors, especially in agriculture, saying this has the potential to provide food to both Africa and India.

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General Electric to boost SA production

General Electric to boost SA production

Localisation already at 35%, requirement could be as much as 65% for upcoming Transnet tender.PRETORIA – The American locomotives manufacturer GE Transportation, through its subsidiary General Electric South Africa Technologies (GSAT), is looking at increasing the local content in locomotives manufactured in South Africa.

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Gas finds put East Africa on energy map

Massive offshore gas discoveries in East Africa are catapulting the region into a major player in the global energy arena, bringing billions in investment that could transform entire economies.

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