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African Development Bank wins industry gong for pioneering 2019 social bond...

The African Development Bank received on 30 March 2020 an award for its successful one billion Norwegian krone (NOK) social bond issued in 2019. This...

Retirement of Mr. Karim Hajji, President of ASEA / Dr Edoh...

Mr. Karim Hajji, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Casablanca Stock Exchange (CSE) has retired from his position as CEO of the CSE...

Moody’s downgrades South Africa’s ratings to Ba1, maintains negative outlook

Moody's Investors Service, ("Moody's") has today downgraded the Government of South Africa's long-term foreign-currencyand local-currency issuer ratings to Ba1 from Baa3. The outlook remains...

African Development Bank launches record breaking $3 billion “Fight COVID-19” Social...

Landmark transaction, largest Social bond transaction to date in capital markets The African Development Bank (AAA) has raised an exceptional $3 billion in a three-year...

PIDG company, the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund signs Master Cooperation Agreement...

Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company, the Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF) has signed a Master Cooperation Agreement (MCA) with the International Finance Corporation...

Three Things the G20 must do to support Africa in COVID-19...

This is a global crisis affecting the whole world. Africa, however, will be hit harder with a heavy and durable economic toll, which will...

Jack Ma and Alibaba Foundations donate COVID-19 Medical Equipment to African...

Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC) and the Government of Ethiopia received a consignment of medical equipment Africa’s response to the Coronavirus...

Ecobank announces new appointments

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated, ETI, the Lomé-based parent company of the Ecobank Group, announces two new appointments and changes on its Board of Directors. Dr. Georges...

COVID-19 Exacerbates Africa’s Social And Macroeconomic Vulnerabilities, Says Report

Uncertainty regarding the duration and the severity of the COVID-19 pandemic will keep risks high for economies and banking sectors across Africa, S&P Global...

MFW4A: Call for essays on financial sector development

The Making Finance Work for Africa Partnership (MFW4A) invites researchers and students enrolled in an academic institution to submit an essay on the African...

Facebook Launches New Business Resource Hub to Support Business Impacted by...

Facebook announced the creation of the Business Resource Hub to support businesses being affected, whether directly or indirectly, by the recent outbreak of COVID-19. The...

Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism launches $2.2 mill project in Nigeria to...

The Africa Fertilizer Financing Mechanism (AFFM) has kick-started a $2.2 million project to provide fertilizer suppliers in Nigeria with financial support to improve supply...

Moustafa Mokrane, the new Managing Director of Bolloré Transport & Logistics...

Moustafa Mokrane was appointed general manager of Bolloré Transport & Logistics Tunisia at the end of January. Moustafa Mokrane, 42, joins the teams of...

Given Opportunity, Youth Have Been the Force for Positive Change, says...

The new Africa presents the continent’s youth with an excellent battleground to join and wage the economic struggle that will finally liberate Africa, Prof....
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