Economy

January 22, 2018

World Update: US Senate leader urges shutdown brinksmanship end by Monday

US President Donald Trump’s top Senate Republican urged lawmakers Sunday to “step back from the brink” and fund the government, before a two-day shutdown extends into […]
January 22, 2018

Nigeria Update: Impact of the investors’, exporters’ window

The impact of the Investors’ and Exporters’ (I&E) FX Window, created by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), on both the FX market and stock market […]
January 19, 2018

Africa Update: Ghana’s economy back on track: President

Ghana’s economy is rebounding and the major commodity exporter is poised to wean itself off bailouts through sustained fiscal discipline and a battle against corruption, President […]
January 17, 2018

World Update: Germany to add China’s yuan to currency reserves

Germany’s central bank has said it will include China’s yuan in its reserves, giving another boost to Beijing’s drive to internationalise the currency and helping send […]