Economy

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 […]
January 16, 2018

Africa Update: World Bank supports sub-Sahara Africa with $10b

The World Bank and ECOWAS Commission have concluded a high-level consultation event on Regional Integration, as a possible catalyst to reignite Africa’s economic growth engine. To […]
January 12, 2018

Africa Update: Fitch says Angola currency move signals policy shift, Moody’s doesn’t anticipate default

LUANDA, Jan 11 (Reuters) – Moody’s assumes the Angolan government does not intend to default on its debt after ambiguous wording in official statements, the ratings […]