Saturday, July 22, 2017

World Bank, Local Partners Team Up to Boost SME Development in...

The World Bank Group has partnered with the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe and the Zimbabwe Reconstruction Fund to re-ignite the development of small and...

US-Africa Business Centre ranks Ghana as high investor destination

Investor confidence in Ghana continues to grow with the US-Africa Business Centre being the latest to rank the country as the one of the...

Ghana’s Economy grows by 6.6% in Q1 of 2017, highest since...

Ghana’s economy, measured by the Gross Domestic Product (GDP), grew by 6.6 percent in the first quarter of this year. The growth, according to...

AfDB calls on credit providers to increase lending to meet demand...

The African Development Bank (AfDB) has called on financial markets to increase affordable loans and provide more diverse and innovative financing instruments to Africa’s...

MasterCard to Support Development of Financial Products for Rural Africa

The MasterCard Foundation Fund for Rural Prosperity (FRP) has committed to supporting providers of innovative and scalable financial products and services that improve the...

Rwanda: How Huye businessman is reaping millions from growing grapes, making...

When one talks about grapes, many people most likely envision them (grapes) in Catholic Church compound or garden. Besides, for many, growing grapes is...

Leverage Urbanization to Accelerate Industrialization – 2017 Economic Report on Africa

The 2017 Economic Report on Africa (ERA) which highlights key policy priorities for consideration to ensure that the continent’s urbanization supports its industrialization has...

AfDB approves US $100 million for Export Trading Group’s soft commodity...

The African Development Bank has approved a US $100- million facility to finance Export Trading Group (ETG’s) soft commodity value chain operations in sub-Saharan...