A selection of the most important news related to Africa, Asia, and Europe found in different media outlets from around the world

May 21, 2019

China promises not to divide EU at eastern Europe summit

China’s premier has vowed to respect European Union trade rules, amid fears about preferential treatment for some entities. Brussels is worried Beijing — present at a […]
DW,
May 17, 2019
NGOs continue to raise the alarm. African countries are being cheated out of billions in tax revenues — mainly by large foreign companies in the energy […]
DW,
May 16, 2019
The European Commission makes available €4.2 million under the External Investment Plan to help banks in Africa and the European Neighbourhood to better assist underfinanced sectors […]
Modern Diplomacy,
May 14, 2019
History is replete with people’s failures to anticipate the impact of technological change. Are we making the same mistake with financial technology (fintech)? Could it, in […]
WEF,
May 8, 2019
Ghana’s economy is skyrocketing. That is what the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) predict for this year. The IMF talks of a growth […]
DW,
May 7, 2019
The growth story in Sub-Saharan Africa in the past few years has been one of faltering recovery from the worst economic crisis of the past two […]
World Bank,
May 6, 2019
In response to the fires in Mount Kenya National Park in early March, the Kenyan authorities – Mount Kenya Trust – submitted a grant application to […]
WHC,
April 30, 2019
Capitalism is quietly transforming Africa. Now it is time for international institutions – and Western perceptions – to catch up. Private sector-led growth has shown impressive […]
American Media Institute,
April 29, 2019
Nigeria government programs meant to help small businesses are awash with red flags. They have a history of malfeasance and an ineffective track record. Many appear […]
QuartzAfrica,