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Africa Investment Forum exceeded expectations, says AfDB

12/11/2018

The Africa Investment Forum that was organised recently by the African Development Bank (AfBD) ended on a high note with the closing panel comprising heads of Development Finance Institutions (DFIs) unanimously lauding the unique initiative, calling it an exceptional gathering that “exceeded all expectations.”

Concern over Chinese lending to Africa overblown, says AfDB head

12/11/2018

China is a good development partner for Africa and concern about the abundance of Chinese lending to African nations is overblown says the President of the African Development Bank Akinwumi Adesina.

AfDB says Africa needs investments not aid

12/11/2018

African Development Bank (AfDB) president Akinwumi Adesina has paid tribute to African leaders for embracing the continent’s economic growth project, saying that this will go a long way in attracting tangible investment for the continent.

Africa’s infrastructure gaps are an investment opportunity waiting to happen

12/11/2018

As the continent restructures its debt, shifting global trade relations, Africa’s rising incomes and young demographics, make investment in African infrastructure increasingly attractive.

Africa Investment Forum : Le financement des infrastructures en Afrique a crû de 22 % en 2017

12/11/2018

Le Consortium pour les infrastructures en Afrique (ICA par acronyme anglais) a annoncé, mercredi 7 novembre 2018, que les financements engagés pour le développement des infrastructures en Afrique ont augmenté de 22 % en 2017.

Africa Investment Forum : Hausse des financements des infrastructures

12/11/2018

Le rapport 2017 du Consortium pour les infrastructures en Afrique (ICA) sur les Tendances de financement des infrastructures en Afrique est révélateur. Les engagements en faveur du développement des infrastructures sur le continent ont connu une hausse de 81,6 milliards de dollars en 2017 contre 66,9 milliards de dollars en 2016.

Côte d’Ivoire/International/ Le financement des infrastructures en Afrique a crû de 22 % en 2017 (Consortium pour les infrastructures en Afrique)

12/11/2018

Le Consortium pour les infrastructures en Afrique (ICA) annonce que les financements engagés pour le développement des infrastructures en Afrique ont augmenté de 22 % en 2017

Africa Investment Forum : 22% de croissance du financement des infrastructures en Afrique en 2017

12/11/2018

Le rapport 2017 du Consortium pour les infrastructures en Afrique révèle que les engagements en faveur du développement des infrastructures sur le continent ont bondi de 66,9 milliards de dollars en 2016 à 81,6 milliards de dollars en 2017.

African infrastructure rises by 22%

12/11/2018

The Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) has unveiled the 2017 infrastructure development in Africa which it said rose by 22 per cent.

Chinese investment the main driver in Africa’s infrastructure projects – report

12/11/2018

A new report by the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) has identified China as the biggest single factor driving the higher level of commitments in funding for Africa’s infrastructure development projects.

Le boom du financement des infrastructures en Afrique

09/11/2018

Le Consortium pour les infrastructures en Afrique (ICA par acronyme anglais) a annoncé, mercredi 7 novembre 2018, que les financements engagés pour le développement des infrastructures en Afrique ont augmenté de 22 % en 2017.

Africa Investment Forum - Governments, Financiers Discuss Partnership Deals

09/11/2018

The 'Infrastructure Financing Trends in Africa 2017' report released at the opening of the Africa Investment Forum by the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa shows that funding for Africa's infrastructure has grown by 22 per cent.

Funding for Africa’s infrastructure grows by 22%, as Africa Investment Forum opens

07/11/2018

Funding commitments to Africa’s infrastructure development rose by 22% in 2017, the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa announced today. Published on the first day of the Africa Investment Forum, the ICA’s Infrastructure Financing Trends in Africa 2017 report shows that commitments to develop Africa’s infrastructure increased to $81.6bn in 2017 from US$66.9bn in 2016.

Funding for Africa's Infrastructure Grows By 22 Percent (ICA), As Africa Investment Forum Opens

06/11/2018

Funding commitments to Africa's infrastructure development rose by 22% in 2017, the Infrastructure Consortium for Africa (ICA) announced today.

East Africa now owes China $29.4 billion in infrastructure loans

18/10/2018

East African economies have in the past 10 years borrowed $29.42 billion to grow their transport, communication, manufacturing and energy sectors. The region’s economies are now spending almost 8% of their revenues to service these loans, which analysts say are becoming a burden, especially given that their impact on growth is yet to be seen.

Africa Finance Corporation receives $300 million Chinese loan

18/10/2018

The Export-Import Bank of China has agreed to loan the Africa Finance Corporation US$ 300 million to support its financing of African infrastructure projects.

East Africa’s infrastructure investments to hit the US$ 90 billion mark

16/10/2018

Investments in the infrastructure sector in East Africa are forecast to reach US $98.8 billion by 2022 - but hurdles to be overcome include high transaction costs, inadequate availability of bankable projects, and limited local capacity for project preparation and tender.

US to counter China with new Africa plan

08/10/2018

US President Donald Trump is expected within days to approve an initiative to overhaul the US investment strategy in Africa.

Japan-led meeting of African ministers kicks off in Tokyo with infrastructure at the top of the agenda

08/10/2018

Ministers from Japan and over 50 African countries started a two-day meeting in Tokyo on Saturday to discuss the need for quality infrastructure and the challenges in making development more inclusive on the continent, where China’s influence is growing.

Africa seeks new solutions to its infrastructure needs

04/10/2018

With an estimated funding deficit of $40 billion a year, private-sector solutions from Africa’s home-grown pension fund industry as well as international insurance firms could help plug the gap.

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