African Development Bank
Senior Deputy Editor, Chantelle Kotze, unpacks the African Development Bank's 2019 macroeconomic performance and prospects.
The President of the African Development Bank, Akinwumi Adesina, says, “It is time to turn around the declining investments of the U.S. in Africa."
Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the Southern Africa region will grow by around 2.2% in 2019, up from 1.2% in 2018, according to the African Development Bank’s Southern Africa Region 2019 Economic Outlook launched on 3 April 2019.
The African Development Bank closed the first regional Business Opportunity Seminar, an initiative to enhance private sector participation in key sectors.
Features & Analysis
Major Development Finance Institutions have agreed to join forces to help boost private investments in developing economies, particularly those in Africa.
Walvis Bay is Namibia's largest commercial port and serves as the logistical backbone for several industries in the southern African country.
Tanzania’s ongoing macroeconomic reform programme has received a boost from the African Development Bank through a US$40- million budget support loan.