Rébarbatif comme un bilan comptable et/ou prospectif de la Banque Mondiale, mais riche d’enseignements sur un monde en évolution rapide. Par Badia Benjelloun

WASAC will install 50,000 highly accurate Itron water meters over the next two years, following the completion of a three-year contract with Itron to implement 110,000 meters. PR

La contribution économique des migrants dans les pays en développement est positive. Les immigrés qui s'installent non pas dans les pays riches, mais dans des pays à revenus intermédiaires ne privent pas les locaux de leur travail. Par David Baché

One of the key themes to emerge at this year’s annual gathering of global leaders and civil society organizations at the World Economic Forum held in Davos, Switzerland, is: agile governance of emerging technologies. By Bridget Boakey 

Traditionally, African countries have been slow to benefit from technological advances, but Rwanda aims to be the most drone-friendly country in the world. By Fastcompany

Eighty two percent of the wealth generated last year went to the richest one percent of the global population, while the 3.7 billion people who make up the poorest half of the world saw no increase in their wealth, according to a new Oxfam report released today. By Oxfam

A survey of stockmarkets in 17 African countries showed that only Kenya’s financial markets rank among the top five leading markets on the continent. By Njiraini Muchira

L’agence Ecofin rapporte que l'Africa Growth Initiative, dans son étude intitulée « Foresight Africa Top priorities for the continent in 2018 », conseille aux économies africaines d'accorder la plus grande attention au numérique en 2018. Par Marie Alfred Ngoma