East Africa Exchange (EAX) conducted its first regional trade auction in its offices located at Kigali City Tower, successfully selling 50 metric tons of maize at $398 USD per metric ton from Kampala-based Savannah Commodities Ltd, X Warehouse.
MILAN (Reuters) - Enel Green Power, one of the world's biggest renewable energy companies, is looking to Africa and South America to fuel future growth as it shifts its focus away from core European markets.
Arusha — MEMBERS of the East African Community (EAC) may be currently at loggerheads, but this has not stopped the World Bank from channeling in US$1 mil to fund harmonization of public financial management across the five-country organization.
stanbul, Turkey, November 1, 2013—IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today published proprietary research highlighting up to $1 trillion of investment potential in renewable energy, resource efficiency, and climate change adaptation across Emerging Europe, Central Asia, and the Middle East and North Africa (EMENA).
Twenty-five years after the leadership of the West African sub-region- Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) supported the establishment of a financial institution to break the monopoly of the foreign and state-owned banks, that decision has yielded positive fruits. In the early 1980s the banking industry in West Africa was dominated by foreign and state-owned banks.