Africa Financial Markets News

Africa:Ratings Agency Warns of Borrowing Difficulties

22/11/2017

[Moody's] London -The risk of sovereign financing stress is building in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) as the peak of maturing...

Liberia:George Haddad U.S.$10 Million Debt Case Re-Assigned for December 2017

22/11/2017

[FrontPageAfrica] Monrovia -Judge Eva Morgan of the Commercial Court at the Temple of Justice has re-assigned hearing in...

Liberia:Arab Mission, Gol Propose Revised Financing Allocation for Gbarnga-Salayea Road

22/11/2017

[Observer] A joint-mission comprising representatives of the Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) and the Kuwait Fund for Ar...

Liberia:Govt Suffers Setback in U.S.$10.7 Million Vehicle Debt Case

22/11/2017

[Observer] Haddad's case was forced to be suspended when Chief Judge Eva Mappy Morgan denied state lawyers' contention t...

Africa:Insurance Industry Nurses Wounds Inflicted By Costly Disasters

22/11/2017

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] London -With its string of hurricanes, floods and other weather shocks, 2017 may be the mos...

Tanzania:Tanzania Scraps Coffee Levies to Boost Production

22/11/2017

[East African] The Tanzanian government is scrapping taxes and levies imposed on coffee as part of measures to boost pro...

Tanzania:Trade in Sea Cucumbers Growing Fast

22/11/2017

[East African] The growing demand for sea cucumbers has prompted traders in Zanzibar to call for regulation of exports o...

Africa:Pioneering Climate Fund for Developing World Gets a Boost At UN Talks

22/11/2017

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Barcelona -The Adaptation Fund secured its future under the Paris Agreement and exceeded it...

Liberia:Investment Validation Workshop Underway

22/11/2017

[NEWS] The United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture has ...

Tanzania:Cross-Listed Shares Show Mixed Trend

22/11/2017

[Citizen] Prices of Kenyan cross-listed companies showed a mixed trend last week at the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DS...