Lesotho Officials Study Diaspora Engagement

GENEVA, Switzerland, May 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — IOM will conduct a two-day diaspora engagement training for Lesotho government officials and partners from 27th to 28th May 2014 in Maseru, Lesotho. The training will be opened today by Lesotho Minister of Home Affairs Joang Molapo. The training is aimed at cultivating strong diaspora engagement […]


Lesotho : IMF Approves US$8.6 Million Disbursement

IMF Executive Board Completes Fifth Review Under ECF Arrangement for Lesotho, and Approves US$8.6 Million Disbursement and Extension of Arrangement MASERU, Lesotho, May 10, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has completed the fifth review of the Kingdom of Lesotho’s economic performance under a program supported by […]

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Lesotho : Food security among the Basotho

Lesotho is a country we don’t hear much about. This IRIN News report is about Basotho farmers in Lesotho and their problems. Mixed picture for Lesotho’s food security MBABANE, 25 March (IRIN) – It’s a chilly autumn morning and Ntja Mphale, 62, and his wife, Malehlohonolo, are hoeing a dew-covered field just outside their village […]

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The Global Forum on Tax Transparency welcomes Azerbaijan and the Kingdom of Lesotho as new members

PARIS, France, February 26, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Azerbaijan and the Kingdom of Lesotho have joined the Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. As the 119th and 120th members of the Global Forum, they will participate in the peer review process which encourages all countries to adopt effective exchange […]

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Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Lesotho

MASERU, Lesotho, January 23, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Mr. Jiro Honda visited Maseru during January 10–23 to conduct the fifth review under the program supported by the Extended Credit Facility (ECF). The mission met with Finance Minister Ketso, Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) Governor Matlanyane, other […]

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Africa IMF Reports : Lesotho 2012

IMF reports for Lesotho 2012 Public Information Notice: IMF Executive Board Concludes 2012 Article IV Consultation with the Kingdom of Lesotho http://www.imf.org/external/np/sec/pn/2012/pn1241.htm Press Release: IMF Executive Board Completes Second and Third Reviews Under Extended Credit Facility Arrangement for the Kingdom of Lesotho, and Approves Request for Augmentation of Access and US$13.42 Million Disbursement http://www.imf.org/external/np/sec/pr/2012/pr12126.htm Country’s […]

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