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SA denies Zim loan request
SA denies Zim loan request
South Africa turned down a $1.2-billion loan request from Zimbabwe for in December, Jabulani Sikhakhane, spokesman for the finance ministry said on...
Youth is Africa’s prime challenge – but it could be an asset
Youth is Africa’s prime challenge – but it could be an asset
Merely reducing the chronic poverty that African countries face today is a challenge that places high demands on government and necessitates very...
Is Tito preparing an IMF financial parachute, now a $171bn foreign debt cliff looms?
Is Tito preparing an IMF financial parachute, now a $171bn foreign debt cliff looms?
The reason for the International Monetary Fund’s Christine Lagarde's visit to South Africa is unknown. South Africa desperately needs a...
Continent must be smart about funding
Continent must be smart about funding
A funding shortage is one of the biggest challenges to the development of infrastructure in Africa. The African Development Bank (AfDB) has...
Unity required for Zimbabwe to blossom
Unity required for Zimbabwe to blossom
Zimbabwe is a country going through a painful internal reorganisation, akin to a company under receivership or judicial management. Depending on...
African Investment Forum seals 80% of targeted deals
African Investment Forum seals 80% of targeted deals
Close to 80% of the investment ready deals that were being negotiated in the boardrooms of the Africa investment Forum have been signed.
Multibillion dollar investments to be revealed at Africa Investment Forum
Multibillion dollar investments to be revealed at Africa Investment Forum
The Africa Investment Forum (AIF) is set to close on Friday where the real extent to which investors have backed African investment will be...
SA-Ghana deal the largest at Africa Investment Forum
SA-Ghana deal the largest at Africa Investment Forum
South Africa and Ghana signed the biggest single deal of the day at the Africa Investment Forum.
African Investment Forum has 306 pipelined projects worth $208-billion
African Investment Forum has 306 pipelined projects worth $208-billion
The bottom line was $208-billion at the Africa Investment Forum in Sandton this week.
Hydropower is Africa’s big gamble
Hydropower is Africa’s big gamble
There isn’t enough electricity in sub-Saharan Africa. Industry can’t grow rapidly and many people have to use paraffin and firewood for cooking...
Why the Pan-African Parliament must clean up its act if it wants to survive
Why the Pan-African Parliament must clean up its act if it wants to survive
The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) has recently been in the news for the wrong reasons. There have been allegations of abuse of power by its...
The African Development Bank's plans to usher in investment
The African Development Bank's plans to usher in investment
A bold new initiative, the African Investment Forum is anticipated to play a significant role in plugging Africa’s infrastructure gap estimated...

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