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19/01/2009 - South Africa’s Minister of Finance, Trevor Manuel on Friday January 16, 2009, addressed a news conference at a meeting of the Committee of Ten recently created by African Ministers of Finance and Governors of Central Banks. Mr. Manuel said the financial crisis was already taking a heavy toll on African states and urgent action was needed to prevent a total erosion of the important economic gains made throughout the African continent in recent years.

Categories: South Africa, Financial Crisis, The President


16/01/2009 - The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), Donald Kaberuka, is participating in a meeting of the Committee of Ten African Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors, in Cape Town, South Africa.

Categories: South Africa, Financial Crisis, The President


08/08/2007 - South Africa’s national electricity company, Eskom Holdings Limited, will benefit from the biggest loan ever granted by the Private Sector window of the AfDB. The US$ 500 million program loan approved by the AfDB Board of Directors will help enhance the capacity of the South African utility through investment in generation, transmission and distribution infrastructure.

Categories: South Africa, Private Sector


05/07/2007 - IFC, the private sector arm of the World Bank Group, and the African Development Bank (AfDB) will subscribe to a R2 billion Tier ll capital qualifying bond issued by Nedbank, the three institutions announced today.

Categories: South Africa, Private Sector


21/12/2006 - The workshop was organized by the NEPAD Secretariat, African Capacity Building Foundation (ACBF) and the South African Trust (SAT) with the support of the Bank Group.

Categories: South Africa, NEPAD, Agriculture & Agro-industries, Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), Infrastructure, Health, Human Capital Development


27/01/2006 - The AfDB will organize Business Opportunities Seminars in South Africa early February, in collaboration with Team Export South Africa.

Categories: South Africa, Economic & Financial Governance, Private Sector


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