Tag: challenges

Op-Ed: Why Fintech is vital for SMEs in Francophone Africa

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) play a crucial role in Francophone Africa, accounting for around 50% of jobs created.

ECA launches African country profiles at African Development Week

Twenty-one country profiles are featured this year. Each report offers a snapshot of economic and social development in a particular African country.

Pres. Zuma says South Africa's economy faces major challenges

Zuma also said he backed efforts by Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan to reassure investors.