Ethiopia’s tourism industry is booming after revenue jumped 20.7 percent to a record $3.5 billion in 2015.
Ethiopia’s economic growth over the last decade has captured the world’s attention. However, manufacturing is a key sector where the country still falls below the African average – and plans are in motion to change that.
South Sudan’s government has accused international donors of failing to support the nation’s peace process.
Djibouti and China are teaming up to build global trade routes, including a $7bn free trade zone (FTZ) – set to be the largest in Africa.
The South Sudanese pound has weakened further against the US dollar as the war-torn country’s economy continues to deteriorate.
A group of major donors to South Sudan have denied reports they threatened to starve the country of funds unless the controversial 28 states decree was revoked.
The World Bank has warned Tanzania against becoming over-reliant on Chinese investment as the country seeks to continue its economic growth.
Kenya has signed a deal with South Korea that will see the Asian country help set up a technology centre in the East African nation.
As little as five years ago, Kenya was the undisputed powerhouse of the East African region. And, while the government insists that position in unassailable, it looks like a transition of power could be on the cards. Some experts from within
Rwanda Social Security Board (RSSB), the country’s only pension custodian, is under the spotlight once again, after a report looking into its investment decisions was released by the Auditor-General.
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