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Does inflation hamper domestic credit to private sector?

One of the major concerns of policymakers in developing countries is to control inflation rates, which are highly disturbing for all sectors economy. In...

BOOK REVIEW: TITLE: Know the beginning well: An inside journey...

  ATHOUR: K Y AMOAKO PUBLISHER Africa World Press, Trenton, New Jersey, 526 pages   The World Bank’s operational culture carved for it an austerity and project development...

Tanzania’s president calls for debt forgiveness to help battle virus

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli called on international creditors last week Wednesday to cancel debts owed by African nations to enable them use the savings...

World Bank predicts sharpest decline of remittances in recent history

Global remittances are projected to decline sharply by about 20 percent in 2020 due to the economic crisis induced by the COVID-19 pandemic and...

Editorial: Farmers should use lifting of lockdown to produce abundantly

The United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) has warned that the number of people facing acute food insecurity could nearly double this year to...

Coronavirus: Africa must keep trade borders open – World Bank

The World Bank has advised African governments to keep their trade borders open for business despite the coronavirus outbreak, in order to ensure the...

Coronavirus: Africa must keep trade borders open – World Bank

The World Bank has advised African governments to keep their trade borders open for business despite the coronavirus outbreak, in order to ensure the...

Copy-cat lockdowns won’t work in Africa – World Bank

The World Bank has said that measures such as lockdowns used to curb the spread of the coronavirus pandemic by many advanced countries may...

Tanzania lets pregnant girls attend school with World Bank project

Thousands of pregnant girls will attend school in Tanzania as part of a $500-million World Bank loan which had been delayed for years due...

Africa seeks IMF, World Bank, EU backing on debt relief

Africa needs $100 bln to confront coronavirus threat To protect against defaults $44 bln needed for debt service Additional $50 bln may be...

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