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    29 March, 2010
   Matola cement factory to double production

The Portuguese cement giant Cimpor has announced that it is investing €18 million ($24.2 million) to double production in the largest of its three factories in Mozambique, in the southern city of Matola.
    26 March, 2010
   Japan donates food aid

The Japanese government has pledged to donate $10 million worth of rice to contribute to food security in Mozambique.
    26 March, 2010
   New international airport for Pemba

A new international airport is to be built in Pemba, the capital of the northern Mozambican province of Cabo Delgado, since it was found that the cost of expanding and modernizing the existing one is about the same as that of building a new one, reports Friday's issue of the M
    25 March, 2010
   New rural water and sanitation programme launched

The Mozambican government on Wednesday launched a National Rural Water and Sanitation Programme (PRONASUR), intended to ensure that Mozambican can comply with the water-related targets of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs).
    25 March, 2010
   Districts to be classifies as free of mines

The Mozambican government's National Demining Institute (IND) intends to start classifying districts as
    24 March, 2010
   Extending electronic government to district level

The Mozambican authorities may extend the electronic government network to ten districts by the end of this year, under a communication infrastructures programme (MEGCIP) financed by the World Bank to the sum of 31 million US dollars.
    24 March, 2010
   Government lifts red alety on river basins

On the advice of the country's relief agency, the National Disasters Management Instutute (INGC), the Mozambican government on Tuesday lifted the red alert on the main river basins in the centre of the country.
    16 March, 2010
   Friction with donors continues

Foreign Minister Oldemiro Baloi on 9 March admitted that there is currently “a certain friction” between the government and the group of 19 donors and funding agencies who provide direct support to the state budget.
    16 March, 2010
   Thousands evacuated in Zambezi Valley

As of 16 March the toll from the flooding in central Mozambique is six fatalities and 37 injuries, according to Deputy Justice Minister Alberto Nkutumula.
    16 March, 2010
   Cholera death toll rises to 41

The cholera outbreaks in northern and central Mozambique have killed 41 people out of the 2,601 cases notified
    16 March, 2010
   Economy set to keep growing

Antonio Coutinho, Chief Executive Officer of Standard Bank, the third largest commercial bank in Mozambique, said in Maputo on 11 March that the Mozambican economy will keep growing gradually this year, despite the world financial crisis.
    16 March, 2010
   MDM appoints Secretary-General

Daviz Simango, president of the country’s second largest opposition party, Mozambique Democratic Movement (MDM), on 14 March appointed Ismael Mussa as the party’s secretary-general.
    16 March, 2010
   Japan finances Nampula-Cuamba road

The Japanese government has pledged to disburse $60 million as part of the sum required to rehabilitate about 350 kilometres of the road between the northern Mozambican cities of Nampula and Cuamba.
    16 March, 2010
   Work on African Games village starts in April

The All-Africa Games Organizing Committee (COJA) has guaranteed that there is money available to start, in April, building work on the athletes’ village for the next games, due to be held in Mozambique in September 2011.
    16 March, 2010
   Tax collection exceeds target

The Mozambican government raised two per cent more revenue from domestic sources in 2009 than it had planned, Finance Minister Manuel Chang announced on 5 March.
    16 March, 2010
   Major investment in Maputo water system

The Mozambican government’s Water Supply Investment and Assets Fund (FIPAG) announced on 3 March that it has embarked on large-scale improvements to the Greater Maputo water system
    16 March, 2010
   Portugal to sell its shares in Cahora Bassa

Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates announced in the western province of Tete on 4 March that Portugal intends to sell its remaining shares in Hidroelectrica de Cahora Bassa (HCB),
    9 March, 2010
   Work to build African games village starts in April

The All-Africa Games Organizing Committee (COJA) has guaranteed that there is money available to start, in April, building work on the athletes' village for the next edition of the games, due to be held in Mozambique in September 2011.
    8 March, 2010
   World bank support for higher education

The World Bank has approved a loan of 40 million US dollars to support implementation of the Mozambican government's Higher Education Science and Technology (HEST) project.
    2 March, 2010
   Flood alerts in central Mozambique

Mozambique's National Water Board (DNA) has announced flood alerts on the three main rivers in central Mozambique, the Zambezi, the Pungue and the Buzi.
    1 March, 2010
   ADM scandal - long sentences imposed

The Maputo City Court on 27 February sentenced the former chairperson of the publicly owned Mozambique Airports Company (ADM)
    1 March, 2010
   No budget support received

The group of 19 donors and funding agencies that provide direct support for the Mozambican state budget have warned the government that this year disbursements will probably only begin in April.
    1 March, 2010
   Trains reach Moatize

For the first time in more than a quarter of a century, passenger and goods trains can now make the entire 547 kilometre journey from the central port of Beira to Moatize
    1 March, 2010
   Government should prioritise scientific research

The chairperson of one of Mozambique’s most influential NGOs, the Community Development Foundation (FDC), Graca Machel, said in Maputo on 22 February that scientific research must be regarded as a priority area of strategic interest for the development of the country.
    1 March, 2010
   CPI predicts growth

The Mozambican government’s Investment Promotion Centre (CPI) envisages good economic growth in 2010, due to the implementation of a number of large-scale investment projects approved in 2009.
    1 March, 2010
   Building of science and technology park launched

Minister of Science and Technology, Venancio Massingue, on 18 February laid the first stone for a Science and Technology Park in Maluana, in Manhica district, about 80 kilometres north of Maputo.
    1 March, 2010
   New electricity tariff for irrigation

The new electricity tariff for irrigated agriculture could cut the bills of some agricultural companies by two thirds
    1 March, 2010
   Minister calls for faster child reduction in child mortality

Health Minister Ivo Garrido on 24 February urged the participants to a National Conference on Paediatrics to identify ways to speed up the reduction of child mortality
    1 March, 2010
   Flooding in Sofala

The district of Buzi, in the central Mozambican province of Sofala, has been cut off from the rest of the country by flooding on the Buzi river.
  2 December, 2019  
AIDS related deaths fell 20 percent over five years
President Filipe Nyusi declared on 1 December in the northern city of Nampula that the number of deaths from HIV/AIDS in Mozambique fell by 20 per cent between 2014 and 2018.

  18 November, 2019  
President addresses Catholic Bishops
President Filipe Nyusi on 16 November challenged the Catholic Church to continue its commitment to achieving the social well-being of Mozambicans and indicated that dialogue should be one of the paths chosen.

  17 November, 2019  
New water system for Gorongosa inaugurated
More than 30,000 people will benefit from clean drinking water in Gorongosa town, in the central Mozambican province of Sofala, thanks to a new water supply system that President Filipe Nyusi inaugurated on 15 November.


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