Standard Chartered Bank Launches its First-Ever Digital Bank in Africa

Côte d’Ivoire marks the pilot launch of the digital bank Standard Chartered Bank today announced the official launch of its digital bank in Côte d’Ivoire....

China’s Xi offers another $60 bln to Africa, but says no to “vanity” projects

Xi hosting African leaders for major summit Chinese President Xi Jinping offered another $60 billion in financing for Africa on Monday and said Chinese companies...

Economic outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa is encouraging – says IMF

African economies are facing a huge challenge after the last global economic crisis hit many African countries quite hard. Many are still struggling to...

SA: Municipal revenue increases

By – SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – Municipalities across the country received an income of R333 billion from all sources of income, which represents an increase of...

SA committed to sustainable fiscal framework

While South Africa has experienced a turbulent 2017, government remains committed to maintaining a sustainable fiscal framework going into the future. In a statement on...

Successful implementation of Arab Africa Trade Bridges (AATB) Program

International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) continues the successful implementation of Arab Africa Trade Bridges (AATB) Program by connecting business communities in Agadir Agreement...

African Development Bank urges power sector to capitalize on women’s capabilities

Women represent only 20 percent of employees in the African power sector and less than ten percent of engineers The African Development Bank Group (AfDB.org),...

African Union Commission calls for further financial input for the New Partnership for Africa’s...

The African Development Bank approved in June 2019 the allocation of UA 3 million from its 2018 Net Income to NEPAD-IPPF The 29th Oversight Committee...

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2017 Article IV Consultation with Nigeria

With oil receipts dominating fiscal revenue and exports, the Nigerian economy has been hit hard by low oil prices and falling oil production. On March...

IMF, AMF, AFESD and Government of Morocco to Host Regional Conference

IMF, AMF, AFESD and Government of Morocco to Host Regional Conference: “Opportunity for All—Promoting Growth, Jobs, and Inclusiveness in the Arab World” IMF Managing Director...

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