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  • initialism US, military, dated Auxiliary Floating Drydock Barge


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  • I owe each of you an AFDB, handmade and of the highest quality.

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  • OK, while it's true that I am wearing my AFDB aluminum foil deflector beanie... nessa

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  • According to the African Development Bank (AFDB), Africa only represents 1.3 per cent of world stock market capitalisation, 0.8 per cent of bank assets and 0.2 per cent of debt securities.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • I only wish I'd known about this AFDB variant before my axolotl's brainwaves were hijacked by the Department of Homeland Security.

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  • The SME orientated loan has a duration of 14 years and the proceeds of the loan will be used to support the procurement of goods & services from all member countries of the AFDB.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • Ngqula said that particular emphasis would be placed on ensuring that previously disadvantaged entrepreneurs are able to access funding under the AFDB loan, as the successful growth and implementation of empowerment initiatives is a key IDC focus area and of vital importance for the economic growth of South Africa.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • This is the first ever loan concluded between the IDC and the AFDB and is expected to act as the catalyst for increased co-operation between AFDB and IDC in respect of major projects in which IDC is involved in South Africa and Africa as a whole.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • The enhanced relationship with AFDB as reflected by the signing of the AFDB loan will stand IDC in good stead as it carries out its mandate to support economic growth and development in South Africa,

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • African Development Bank (AFDB) annual assembly that global debt relief initiatives like the U. S.-initiated Brady Plan had little impact in Africa, whose external debt reached $270 billion in 1994.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • AFDB along with 24 non-African countries which belong to the Bank set up in 1963 to mobilise resources for the world's poorest continent.

    ANC Daily News Briefing


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