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Zimbabwe hikes government salaries 50% as nurses picket for pay in dollars

17 June 2020, 9:51 PM

Zimbabwe raised salaries for government workers by 50% on Wednesday, hours after nurses stopped work at a major government hospital in the capital Harare, demanding to be paid in dollars because of soaring inflation.

Sudan says it has begun talks with IMF on non-funded programme

8 June 2020, 4:25 PM

Sudan began talks this week with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on a non-funded programme that could pave the way for international financial support, Finance Minister Ibrahim Elbadawi said.

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Zimbabwe central bank leaves rates unchanged, bullish on inflation

17 February 2020, 4:51 PM

Zimbabwe’s central bank left its benchmark interest rate at 35% on Monday, citing moderating inflation, as it looks to print more local currency and limit the use of foreign currencies.

Sudan inflation jumps to 64.3% in January

13 February 2020, 8:18 PM

Sudan’s annual inflation rate hit 64.28% in January, from 57.01% in December, due to rising food and drink prices, the state statistics agency said on Thursday.

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Economists react to unchanged repo rate decision

21 November 2019, 6:10 PM

Economist Matlhodi Matsei says the Reserve Bank’s Monetary Policy’s decision to leave the repo rate unchanged at 6.5% comes as no surprise.



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