Global interest rates are still hovering around historic lows, but a sharp rise could have ugly consequences for Africa’s economies.
The International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) and Cote d’Ivoire have today signed a financial agreement aimed at helping rural farmers add value to their …
“There is no lack of ambitious plans. It is in implementation that Africa falls short,” Dolika Banda, CEO at ARC
Dolika Banda, a leading economist with 25 years of top-flight global financial sector experience, shares insights from her long career and looks at the prospects for Africa.
Ghana’s cocoa board is planning to boost yields in order to increase production of the crop, which provides the backbone of the rural economy.
An agreement between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire to coordinate cocoa production is striking in its rareness.
African foreign investment projects fell by 12.3% in 2016, despite growth in real estate and transport financing.