Articles

  • 14 May 2024

‘BIRDS’ TRULY DESERVE THE LEAGUE GLORY!

The dearly departed Mbabane Swallows Chairman Victor ‘Maradona’ Gamedze uttered these immortal words against the backdrop of the Ingwenyama Cup 2017 1-0 triumph over army side Young Buffaloes in a…
  • 12 May 2024

Refreshed Kia Sportage GT-Line Plus Shines

Prashirwin Naidu SOME may remember the first-generation 1993 Kia Sportage; its lacklustre design and poor safety ratings were major concerns then. However, the fifth-generation Kia Sportage is sumptuous like good…
  • 11 May 2024

New Central Bank Complex to inject E1 billion into economy

How the complex will look like once done By Delisa Thwala His Majesty King Mswati III says the first phase of the headquarters will be completed in 36 months The…
  • 6 May 2024

Hoisting the Eswatini flag

Waffles and Zee By Siphesihle Dlamini Winning as if their lives depended on it! Barely a week goes by without Eswatini-born superstars, Uncle Waffles and Zee Nxumalo making it to…
  • 15 April 2024

Nigeria inflation climbs to 28-year high in March

A store employee standing next to bakery products. By Elisha Bala-Gbogbo ABUJA – Nigeria’s inflation kept climbing in March, reaching a 28-year high of 33.20% in annual terms, driven by…
  • 15 April 2024

World Bank sounds alarm on ‘historical reversal’ of development for poorest nations

By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON – Half of the world’s 75 poorest countries are experiencing a widening income gap with the wealthiest economies for the first time this century in a…
  • 15 April 2024

Global Fund disburses E332m to Eswatini

By Delisa Thwala  The Global Fund currently has 14 core grants active in Eswatini, with funding totalling up to E332 620 180 which was signed for 2021-2024.  The investments aim…
  • 4 April 2024

Detained Binance executive in court on Nigerian tax, money laundry charges

Tigran Gambaryan, an executive of Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, sits as he waits to face prosecution for tax evasion and money laundering at the federal high court in…
  • 1 April 2024

Microsoft to separate Teams and Office globally amid antitrust scrutiny

Microsoft Office By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS – Microsoft will sell its chat and video app Teams separately from its Office product globally, the U.S. tech giant said on Monday,…
  • 1 April 2024

China’s March factory activity expands for first time in six months

factory workers SHENZHEN, China – China’s manufacturing activity expanded for the first time in six months in March, an official factory survey showed on Sunday, offering relief to policymakers even…