Politics

  • 11 May 2024

UNFPA urges collective effort to combat gender-based violence

By Siphesihle Dlamini The United Nations Population Fund is calling for a concerted and collective effort to combat Gender Based Violence (GBV) in the country. UNFPA Officer in Charge, Margaret…
  • 11 May 2024

Institutions warned against threatening ESHEC CEO’s life

By Bahle Gama Eswatini Higher Education Council (ESHEC) CEO Dr. Lorreta Mkhonta is allegedly receiving threats from institutions of higher learning that have not been complying with the regulator’s standards.…
  • 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…
  • 4 May 2024

Eswatini exporters must embrace E63.7 trillion AfCFTA market

By Ncaba NtshakalaThe Minister of Commerce, Industry, and Trade, Mancoba Khumalo, has recently issued a statement to all exporting companies in Eswatini, urging them to seize the transformative opportunities presented…
  • 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…
  • 25 March 2024

Multi-billion mega integrated innovative and wellness project launched in Hlane

…….It promises an economic boost His Majesty King Mswati III during the SOD turning ceremony in Hlane. Ncaba Ntshakalancaban.@rubiconmedia.group Blooming opportunities in Hlane! His Majesty King Mswati III officiated the…
  • 25 March 2024

Ministry of Foreign Affairs secures E2.8 million grant for relief and rehabilitation

Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Pholile Shakantu. Picture: Tribe Studios By Ncaba Ntshakalancaban@rubiconmedia.group The Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation has successfully secured a generous grant of…
  • 24 March 2024

World Bank to share more data to attract private investors to developing countries

World Bank Group President Ajay Banga By Andrea Shalal The World Bank will publish more of its proprietary data, including on debt defaults, starting next week as part of a…
  • 24 March 2024

China told it faces ‘fork in the road’ as officials meet CEOs

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks at the China Development Forum (CDF) 2024, in Beijing, China March 24, 2024. REUTERS/Jing Xu By Colleen Howe and Jing Xu…
  • 14 March 2024

Countries closing in on digital currencies but US lagging, study shows

An illustration showcasing the dollar By Marc Jones LONDON, (Reuters) – A total of 134 countries representing 98% of the global economy are now exploring digital versions of their currencies,…