La croissance économique va rebondir en Afrique subsaharienne à 3,1% en 2018, après plusieurs années décevantes, prévoit la Banque Mondiale (BM) dans un rapport publié mercredi.

Contrary to suspicion, Rwanda is not trying to undermine US hegemony in Africa in favour of China. Consequently, President Trump’s Agoa salvo, which will find support in the US Congress, which is deeply suspicious of China, is a ploy to tame African leaders. 

Oulanyah, whose keynote address centered on using legislation and policy making to ease commerce and trade, said trade only occurs where there’s mutual benefit for all parties involved. In Monitor

Investment in Dar port, and the development of other ports in Tanga and Bagamoyo, has greatly shut out Mombasa port as the dominant trade hub in the region Neighbours in the hinterland such as Uganda and Rwanda are now preferring the Tanzanian ports as transit points. By Lee Mwiti

MS Clare Akamanzi . . . “What we have observed extremely clearly is that there is a very strong appetite among the Zimbabwean Government officials to reform for business facilitation. “ In Herald

Au-delà de son premier sommet régional à Dakar, l'initiative WIA veut renforcer son rôle de « première plateforme internationale de développement économique et d'accompagnement des femmes africaines leaders et à haut potentiel ». Par Malick Diawara

President Mnangagwa today said he was charmed by the efficient ways of doing business in Rwanda including the excellent performance of its highly organised young chief executives.

Le secteur bancaire rwandais dans son ensemble a généré un produit net bancaire (équivalent du chiffre d'affaires) global de 362 milliards de francs rwandais (429 milions $) au terme de l'exercice 2017. Par Idriss Linge, Agence Ecofin