The main constraints to East Africa’s economic growth

PUBLISHED: Mon, 07 May 2018 13:57:38 GMT

Regional economic growth was little changed in 2017 at 5.5 per cent with a modest acceleration to 5.9 per cent being forecast for 2018. CNBC Africa spoke to Mark Priestley, Senior Director, Country Programms at TradeMark East Africa and started by asking him his views on what is the leading constraint on economic growth and development in the region.

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