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Growing for growth: Senegal bets big on agriculture

Senegal has a climate to die for when it comes to growing food, and with enough water and the right investments could become an African ricebasket. The government is doing its best to ensure Senegal f

Senegal has a climate to die for when it comes to growing food, and with enough water and the right investments could become an African ricebasket. The government is doing its best to ensure Senegal f

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Kazakhstan diversifies economy to survive oil and gas slump

Kazakhstan’s economy depends on oil and gas and the slump in the industry has put its economic resilience to the test. Its currency has devalued and

Kazakhstan’s economy depends on oil and gas and the slump in the industry has put its economic resilience to the test. Its currency has devalued and

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Focus: Bananas - Angola's 'green gold'

Bananas are turning into the ‘green gold’ of Angola. The country is the second biggest oil producer Africa, but revenues have gone down by at least

Bananas are turning into the ‘green gold’ of Angola. The country is the second biggest oil producer Africa, but revenues have gone down by at least

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The challenge of creating growth and development in Angola

There are many challenges for Angola. The country is hoping private investment will help development but one of the biggest which lies ahead is

There are many challenges for Angola. The country is hoping private investment will help development but one of the biggest which lies ahead is

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France joins queue of Europeans beating path to Angola

French President François Hollande has spent a day in Angola on his three-nation tour that also takes in Benin and Cameroon. Heading a team of 50

French President François Hollande has spent a day in Angola on his three-nation tour that also takes in Benin and Cameroon. Heading a team of 50

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AfDB bank report points to African economies growth

African economies will grow 4.5 percent this year and rise to 5 percent in 2016. That’s the prediction of the African Development Bank – the AfDB. It

African economies will grow 4.5 percent this year and rise to 5 percent in 2016. That’s the prediction of the African Development Bank – the AfDB. It

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Focus on Eurasian economic integration in Astana

A key topic at the Astana Economic Forum 2015 was what did the countries gain and lose by joining the EEU. This week Kyrgyzstan became the latest Central Asian country to join the bloc.

A key topic at the Astana Economic Forum 2015 was what did the countries gain and lose by joining the EEU. This week Kyrgyzstan became the latest Central Asian country to join the bloc.