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Digitization an opportunity to propel African economies even as COVID-19 rages

vendredi 30 avril 2021 21:20
Digitization an opportunity to propel African economies even as COVID-19 rages

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, March 30, 2021 (ECA) - The COVID-19 pandemic has hit hard the economies of many African countries, and pushed many more citizens into poverty, but some countries like Rwanda and Togo have used digitization to keep their economies running. 

Ecobank Transnational Incorporated appoints Akin Dada as Group Executive, Corpor...

lundi 12 avril 2021 15:23
Ecobank Transnational Incorporated appoints Akin Dada as Group Executive, Corporate & Investment Banking

Lomé, April 12, 2021 – Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), parent company of the Ecobank Group, is pleased to announce the appointment of Akin Dada as Group Executive, Corporate and Investment Bank.

COM2021: Africa still lags behind in trading within its borders

jeudi 18 mars 2021 17:23
COM2021: Africa still lags behind in trading within its borders

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, March 17, 2021 (ECA) - African countries continue to trade more with the outside world than among themselves, according to findings of an Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) assessment report on progress made on regional integration in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Vista Bank Guinea granted €10m Line of Credit by EBID to support the growth of G...

mardi 9 mars 2021 16:52
Vista Bank Guinea granted €10m Line of Credit by EBID to support the growth of Guinean SMEs and SMIs

Conakry, 9 March 2021 – Vista Bank Guinea has been granted a €10m line of credit by the ECOWAS Bank for Investment and Development (EBID) to increase its capacity, support and medium-term funding for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and small and medium-sized industries (SMIs) in the Republic of Guinea. 

UNLOCKING TRADE AND INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES BETWEEN EUROPE AND EAST AFRICA

mercredi 3 mars 2021 14:44
UNLOCKING TRADE AND INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES BETWEEN EUROPE AND EAST AFRICA

(Geneva, EAC Arusha, Tanzania) – Stakeholders from across the East African Community (EAC) region and Europe gathered online today to mark the beginning of the MARKUP - EAC Invest event.

ECA Price Watch points to construction sector as key driver of growth

mercredi 24 février 2021 17:53
ECA Price Watch points to construction sector as key driver of growth

 Addis Ababa, 23 February 2021 (ECA) - “A vibrant construction sector is an indisputable driver of GDP growth in a country,” said Bartholomew Armah, Director of Macroeconomics and Governance at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA).

Ecobank Nigeria announces the pricing of its $300 Million Bond to be listed on t...

vendredi 19 février 2021 12:27
Ecobank Nigeria announces the pricing of its $300 Million Bond to be listed on the London Stock Exchange

Lomé, February 18  2021 – Ecobank Nigeria (“ENG” or “the Bank”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (‘ETI’), the parent company of the Ecobank Group, announced that it has successfully priced its USD 300 million bond issuance maturing in February 2026, with settlement of the bond to take place on 16 February 2021.

UN initiative UNITLIFE and Ecobank Foundation work to prevent chronic malnutriti...

mercredi 10 février 2021 16:30
UN initiative UNITLIFE and Ecobank Foundation work to prevent chronic malnutrition amongst children in Africa and protect its human capital

Lomé, Togo, 10 February 2020 – UNITLIFE, the United Nations initiative dedicated to fighting chronic malnutrition through innovation, and the Ecobank Group’s Foundation - the pan-African banking group with operations in 33 countries across the continent-announce the launch of the “Make the Connection” campaign, which aims to raise awareness and funds to prevent chronic malnutrition in Africa.

ECA’s 2021 Conference of Ministers to focus on sustainable industrialisation and...

mercredi 3 février 2021 21:11
ECA’s 2021 Conference of Ministers to focus on sustainable industrialisation and diversification in the digital era

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, February 02, 2021 (ECA) – Preparations for the fifty-third session of the Conference of African Ministers of Finance, Planning and Economic Development of the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) have reached advanced stages.

Afreximbank expands Trade Finance Intermediary Initiative

mardi 15 décembre 2020 13:48
Afreximbank expands Trade Finance Intermediary Initiative

Cairo, 15 December 2020: – During 2020, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has increased the number of its Trade Finance Intermediaries (TFIs) to more than 65 in 30 African countries.

USD 10 Million to Foster Innovation of Adaptation Practices in Vulnerable Countr...

jeudi 19 novembre 2020 16:14
USD 10 Million to Foster Innovation of Adaptation Practices in Vulnerable Countries Now Available to Diverse Group of Potential Recipients

19th November 2020 – The Adaptation Fund (AF) together with the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)/the Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) launched a new USD 10 million small grants programme funded by the Adaptation Fund.

Professor Kishore Mahbubani predicts rise of Africa at Afreximbank’s Babacar Ndi...

jeudi 29 octobre 2020 14:50
Professor Kishore Mahbubani predicts rise of Africa at Afreximbank’s Babacar Ndiaye Lecture

Cairo, 29 October 2020: – In his keynote address H.E. Professor Kishore Mahbubani, Distinguished Fellow, Asia Research Institute and Founding Dean of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy at the National University of Singapore, predicted a shift in economic power from the West to Asia in the first half of the 21st Century, with the second half moving into the Afro-Asian Century.

UN on the Search for Young Tech Innovators Creating Climate Solutions

mercredi 21 octobre 2020 19:09
UN on the Search for Young Tech Innovators Creating Climate Solutions

20th October 2020 - The UN Climate Technology Centre and Network (CTCN), in partnership with SAFEEM and Seedstars, is calling all young innovators in Africa and Asia looking to create climate technology solutions to join the Climate Innovation Labs, happening on the 19th - 21st of November 2020 for Africa and on the 3rd - 5th of December for Asia Pacific participants.

VISTA BANK GROUP EXPANDS ITS TRADE FINANCE SERVICES IN WEST AFRICA BY ACQUIRING...

lundi 19 octobre 2020 13:05
VISTA BANK GROUP EXPANDS ITS TRADE FINANCE SERVICES IN WEST AFRICA BY ACQUIRING BNP PARIBAS’ SUBSIDIARIES IN GUINEA AND BURKINA FASO

Conakry/Ouagadougou, October 19, 2020 – Vista Bank Group (‘Vista’) has agreed with BNP Paribas to acquire BNP Paribas’ majority interest in La Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l’Industrie de la Guinée (BICIGUI) in Guinea and La Banque Internationale pour le Commerce l’Industrie et l’Agriculture du Burkina (BICIAB) in Burkina Faso.

Third African CRVS Day commemorations set for 10 August across continent

lundi 27 juillet 2020 14:39
Third African CRVS Day commemorations set for 10 August across continent

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, July 27, 2020 (ECA) – Africa marks its third Civil Registration and Vital Statistics (CRVS) Day on August 10 with growing calls for nations to classify civil registration as an essential service and strategies to be put into place to ensure business continuity during emergencies, including pandemics.

Togo towards the Active Debt Management Strategy

jeudi 18 juin 2020 16:14
Togo towards the Active Debt Management Strategy

«  The  Ministry  of  Economy  and  Finance  of  the  Togolese  Republic  is pleased to announce the signature in May 2020 of a second euro loan facility  raised  on  the  international  markets  for  an  amount  totaling approximately  150  million  euros. 

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