According to a comprehensive just released World Bank book on the “wealth of nations” despite robust growth in gross wealth in Africa, per capita wealth …
Although the current hostility towards globalisation may suggest otherwise, the World Bank’s Marcelo M. Giugale argues that several global trends are coming together to support progress in the developing world, including Africa.
Developed countries should return Africa’s stolen assets without conditions, says UN advisor Adeyinka Adeyemi.
The World Bank Group is beginning to work out the details of its new $60bn financing package for Sub-Saharan Africa.
Africa’s energy policy remains weak compared to other parts of the world, according to the World Bank.
Mining commodity and metals prices are on the up but precious metals prices to decline.
For some the Doing Business reports are a valuable guide. For others they are out of touch with reality.
Yvonne Ike, head of Sub-Saharan Africa at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, highlights the need to recalibrate the meaning of “Africa Rising”.
Sub-Saharan African countries were leading the way in reforms to improve business climate in 2016, World Bank says
Zimbabwe bond notes have been hailed by the government as the answer to the country’s cash shortages. But not all Zimbabweans are convinced.