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How Kenya can unlock the huge SMEs’ potential

How Kenya can unlock the huge SMEs’ potential

The recent small and medium enterprises expo hosted by National Media Group two weeks ago was an eye-opener. The forum highlighted not only the challenges that the SMEs face, but a…...

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US investors to inject sh1.1 trillion in Uganda’s health, real estate

US investors to inject sh1.1 trillion in Uganda’s health, real estate

KAMPALA - A group of African American investors has offered to invest up to $300m (sh1.1trillion) in the health and real estate sectors in Uganda.The 13- man delegation led by Mark …...

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Kenya-US trade talks could yield big fruits

Kenya-US trade talks could yield big fruits

Last week, interesting rumblings started pouring out of State House Nairobi and the White House in Washington DC. Global media firms from London to Tokyo to Cape Town to Berlin pick…...

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Moody’s B3 rating shows economy is on track - Ghana gov't

Moody’s B3 rating shows economy is on track - Ghana gov't

Ghana’s Information Minister, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has said that Moody’s rating of the country’s economic outlook as positive shows that the economy is on the right track.At a pre…...

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Ethiopia’s reformist leader Abiy Ahmed woos private sector investors to fuel economic growth

Ethiopia’s reformist leader Abiy Ahmed woos private sector investors to fuel economic growth

Jan. 28 2020Ethiopian leader’s mettle is yet to be tested as the country tries to attract private sector investments to sustain its economic growth, reports Gavin du Venage from Ca…...

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Germany to support Ghana's economy

Germany to support Ghana's economy

The German government has underlined its readiness to stand with Ghana every step of the way to grow its economy and end its over-reliance on development assistance.Ms Dorothee Dink…...

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Uganda signs commercial deals at UK-Africa Investment Summit

Uganda signs commercial deals at UK-Africa Investment Summit

A major new partnership with the city of London was announced, along with a landmark new partnership with five African countries, including Uganda, to mobilise private sector invest…...

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Britain woos Kenya with Sh170bn deals in summit

Britain woos Kenya with Sh170bn deals in summit

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday pitched £1.3 billion (about Sh170 billion) business opportunities to a Kenyan delegation led by President Uhuru Kenyatta at the i…...

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Morocco begins talks to curb trade deficit with Turkey

Morocco begins talks to curb trade deficit with Turkey

RABAT: Morocco said it and Turkey had agreed in talks on Wednesday to review their free trade deal as Rabat struggles to curb its roughly $2 billion annual trade deficit with Ankara…...

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Ghana To Record 3rd Highest GDP Growth Rate In Africa For 2020 — World Bank

Ghana To Record 3rd Highest GDP Growth Rate In Africa For 2020 — World Bank

The World Bank’s latest economic growth outlook report for the year 2020 is projecting a 6.8 per cent growth rate for Ghana by the end of this year.This would make Ghana the third …...

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