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May 21, 2019

Editor’s Note: May 21, 2019 Can Kenya fix the ‘missing middle’? Five of Kenya’s leading banks have announced a new mobile-based lending serviceaimed at improving access to finance for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The service will initially be offered to […]

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October 27 2017

October 27 2017   The hospitality sector is defying Africa’s economic slowdown   Growth across sub-Saharan Africa remains subdued due to the the commodities slump – the World Bank is forecasting a modest 2.4% this year – with trade and […]

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October 19 2017

October 19 2017 It has all gone wrong for Kenya’s election   When Kenya’s supreme court ordered a rerun of disputed August 8 presidential elections in September the move was seen as a rare and important triumph for institutions in Africa.   […]

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Day 2

October 19 2017 Like it or not, China is redefining the global donor landscape Between 2000 – 2014 China committed more than $350bn in official finance to over 4300 projects in 140 countries. This is according to the first comprehensive study of […]

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