Egyptian Central Bank Governor Tarek Amer has said nothing would prompt him to intervene to prop up the pound after floating the currency in a dramatic move last month, calling those policies "history".
- Thursday, 08 December 2016 07:48
- Thursday, 01 December 2016 14:27
- Frida Dahmani and Mathieu Galtier in Tunis
Tunisia's Prime Minister Youssef Chahed has heralded the return of his country to the global economic stage after an international investment conference* attracted more than $14bn in funding.
- Tuesday, 29 November 2016 16:12
Qatar said it would provide $1.25bn in aid to shore up Tunisia's post-revolution economy as regional and Western partners pledged extensive financial backing at an investment conference on Tuesday.
- Thursday, 24 November 2016 15:00
Dubai-based conglomerate Emarat Dzayer Group said it had signed a joint venture agreement to develop a $1.6 bn steel factory in Algeria, boosting the North African country's drive to diversify its economy and attract foreign investment.
- Wednesday, 16 November 2016 16:54
- Celeste Hicks in Casablanca and Nicholas Norbrook
A remarkable political balancing act has allowed Morocco to keep competing structural forces in play rather than in conflict. In business too, the government is keen to ensure its interests and those of the business community are in harmony