Trade between the African and Arab countries bordering the Red Sea has been negligible until now. However, there has been a recent upsurge of activity and a great deal more can be done to promote links.
An innovative approach to finance is helping to bring off-grid solar energy to low-income households and businesses without access to electricity.
Test, learn, regulate, Governor of the Central Bank of Tanzania Benno Ndulu outlines his philosophies.
How have Kenya’s new banking regulations affected the industry?
East African banks remain upbeat reflecting the positive economic outlook for the region.
Kenya’s new standard gauge railway is the biggest improvement to its logistics since independence, and more is to follow in the region.
Kenya’s railway project faces an uncertain future after contract is cancelled.
Green growth can be low risk and high return, but many constraints slow the pace of change.
Food prices in East Africa have hit record highs because of regional drought.
East Africa is enjoying an infrastructure boom on the back of cheap Chinese steel.