Africa

Africa

Green Energy Key to Vision 2030

Promoting and investing in renewable energy could be one of the most effective vehicles to fight against climate change and help Zimbabwe attain its...

SME Funding Remains Elusive

There are roughly 2.5m small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) in South Africa, according to the latest Finfind study on SME funders and finance seekers....

Morocco Approves Law on Sharia-Compliant Insurance

The upper house of Morocco’s parliament on Tuesday approved a law governing Sharia-compliant insurance, known as Takaful, which professionals expect to give a much-needed...

‘Blue Bonds’: Selling Seychelles for the Seashore

Can we financially engineer our way out of climate change and polluted oceans? Maybe not, but financial innovation is emerging as a popular tool...

Why Africa Should Embrace Cryptocurrency

By Oscar Nwokeji Interest in cryptocurrency is growing steadily in Africa, with some blockchain enthusiasts coming up with different modules that could incorporate cryptocurrency into...

Bank of Uganda Warns Public on Online Crypto Currency

Dr. Louis Kasekende, the deputy Governor at the Bank of Uganda, has said there were no regulations on the use of online cryptocurrency and...