Posts Tagged: Africa

Africa’s Most Peaceful and Dangerous Countries in 2016 Rankings – Institute of Economics and Peace

Kwame Nkrumah took a per-existing idea, the idea of a Union Force or United African Army which he aptly named the African High Command (AHC) to OAU, seeing that, the quest for the Social and Economic emancipation of Africa could

Africa’s Most Peaceful and Dangerous Countries in 2016 Rankings – Institute of Economics and Peace

Kwame Nkrumah took a per-existing idea, the idea of a Union Force or United African Army which he aptly named the African High Command (AHC) to OAU, seeing that, the quest for the Social and Economic emancipation of Africa could

Trade Analysis: Chinese Trade and Assistance to Africa

China has spent nearly $100 billion in African projects over the last decade — and Jane Goodall is not impressed. Between 2000 and 2011, China spent more than $73 billion investing in natural resources, mines, oil wells and other projects

Trade Analysis: Chinese Trade and Assistance to Africa

China has spent nearly $100 billion in African projects over the last decade — and Jane Goodall is not impressed. Between 2000 and 2011, China spent more than $73 billion investing in natural resources, mines, oil wells and other projects

Emerging Markets Economic Events: Guiding Ghana to Economic Recovery: Plans, Implementation and Prospects

When:  12 Aug 2015 – 12:00 to 13:00 Where:  Chatham House, LondonAfrica Programme, Economic Growth and Investment ParticipantsHon Seth Terkper, Minister of Finance, Ghana Chair: Mark Simmonds MP, UK Africa Minister (2012-14) Register interest Overview Following the introduction of an

Emerging Markets Economic Events: Guiding Ghana to Economic Recovery: Plans, Implementation and Prospects

When:  12 Aug 2015 – 12:00 to 13:00 Where:  Chatham House, LondonAfrica Programme, Economic Growth and Investment ParticipantsHon Seth Terkper, Minister of Finance, Ghana Chair: Mark Simmonds MP, UK Africa Minister (2012-14) Register interest Overview Following the introduction of an

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July July came around on the back of a fiscally and monetarily challenged month of June. The cedi continued to struggle and the USD, trading as 4.36 in the first

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July

Monetary Policy Analysis: The Ghana Currency Report for Month of July July came around on the back of a fiscally and monetarily challenged month of June. The cedi continued to struggle and the USD, trading as 4.36 in the first

Public Finance Analysis: South Africa Lifted its Key Interest Rates in Order to Curb Inflation…

South Africa’s Reserve Bank lifted interest rates by 25 basis points to 6.00 percent on Thursday, a decision viewed as a borderline call, with the bank saying it remained in a hiking cycle while upside risks to inflation remained in

Public Finance Analysis: South Africa Lifted its Key Interest Rates in Order to Curb Inflation…

South Africa’s Reserve Bank lifted interest rates by 25 basis points to 6.00 percent on Thursday, a decision viewed as a borderline call, with the bank saying it remained in a hiking cycle while upside risks to inflation remained in

Economic Analysis: How the Floods Exposed Ghana’s Infrastructure Gap

Ghana requires some $15 billion over the next decade in order to address gaps in its infrastructure, the Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur said on Tuesday, after flooding in Accra last week exposed problems with creaking public services.  According to him,

Economic Analysis: How the Floods Exposed Ghana’s Infrastructure Gap

Ghana requires some $15 billion over the next decade in order to address gaps in its infrastructure, the Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur said on Tuesday, after flooding in Accra last week exposed problems with creaking public services.  According to him,

Commodity Analysis Report: The Ghana 2014-2015 Cocoa Main Crop Failure, the Possible Causes and Potential Impacts to the Global Cocoa Commodity Markets..

Ghana 2014-2015 Cocoa Main Crop failure, Possible Causes/Reasons and Possible Solutions…     Brief history of Cocoa in Ghana Cocoa originated from around the headwaters of the Amazon in South America. Its cultivation and value spread in ancient times throughout

Commodity Analysis Report: The Ghana 2014-2015 Cocoa Main Crop Failure, the Possible Causes and Potential Impacts to the Global Cocoa Commodity Markets..

Ghana 2014-2015 Cocoa Main Crop failure, Possible Causes/Reasons and Possible Solutions…     Brief history of Cocoa in Ghana Cocoa originated from around the headwaters of the Amazon in South America. Its cultivation and value spread in ancient times throughout