For François Ruf, a researcher and economist, Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana must control their bean production if they are to have any chance of ... winning their battle with the industry over growers' wages.
Protecting debt-laden African countries from painful cuts to social services is top of mind for the World Bank and International Monetary Fund ... heading into the new year, the IMF chief told reporters in Washington.
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Time is fast running out for Ken Ofori-Atta to bring down Ghana’s debts to sustainable levels. Currently seeking debt cancellation from creditor ... nations including the Paris Club, the finance minister faces an uphill task back at home, with fresh protests against his controversial domestic debt exchange programme.
As the world's largest and second-largest suppliers of cocoa beans, Côte d'Ivoire and Ghana have started a tug-of-war with the giants of the ... chocolate industry to obtain better remuneration for their cocoa farmers. It is likely to be a long battle.
As the Covid-19 pandemic drew to a halt, tech progress in Africa rapidly increased, and by 2021 the continent has received $4.77bn worth of venture ... funding - 2.5 times the capital raised in the previous year. Whilst the development of AI centres and Big Tech moving into African nations seems full of promise, there are decided drawbacks.