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Declaration for up to $140 million credit facility signed

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will provide a credit facility valued at up to two billion Rands (about $140 million) to the Kingdom of...

Afreximbank & JBIC sign $300M export credit line agreement to support...

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) have signed a general agreement for a $300-million export credit line,...

Madagascar president seeks Afreximbank support in country’s industrialisation

President Andry Rajoelina of Madagascar has urged the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) to partner with the government in its effort to make the country...

Africa in the digital era – hype or reality?  

Former Nigerian Minister for Communications Technology, Dr. Omobola Johnson, delivered the UN Economic Commission for Africa’s (ECA) annual Adebayo Adedeji lecture at the ongoing Conference...

e-Commerce could create 3m jobs by 2025 in Africa – Report

The expansion in e-Commerce or online market places could see the creation of more than 3 million jobs in Africa in the next six...

Is Africa going backwards on democracy?

More and more elections are being held in Africa however analysts dismiss many as being "lawful but illegitimate". Although studies show that a majority...

Turkey’s trade volume with Africa reaches US$20.6bn

The trade volume between Turkey and Africa is now estimated at US$20.6billion - increasing about four times between 2003 to 2018 - at the...

Africa seeks constructive cooperation with China

With the 2018 Beijing summit of the Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) scheduled for September 3-4, China is gearing up to receive delegates from...

Could Africa’s long-term trading currency be the renminbi? The renminbi’s...

In global trade corridors the renminbi (RMB) is maturing, albeit with some teething issues as it evolves from an emerging-market currency to a fundamental...

Africa needs urgency of ‘now’ to unlock potential – Nigeria’s Finance...

Since the turn of the millennium, Africa has opened a new chapter with an unprecedented rate of economic growth. However, the people of Africa have...

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