Ivory Coast has the fifth highest percentage of adults with mobile money accounts in the world.
While economic growth in Mali shows promise, escalating violence is scaring off foreign investors.
Serious problems detract from Algeria’s foreign direct investment appeal, although the government is making efforts to improve.
Tunisia’s economic problems highlight the need for foreign direct investment to shore up its economy.
Tunisia’s economic problems high-light the need for foreign direct investment to shore up its economy.
These are the ratings for central bank governors from the Middle East and Africa regions in 2017.
With major multinationals scaling back in Africa, regional players of all sizes are embracing the opportunities left behind.
Infrastructure and economic development needs are challenging countries to provide jobs, as urban growth is poised to surge over the next decade.