Since 2000, European and African leaders have been talking about giving the partnership between the two continents a "new strategic" dimension.
By Carlos Lopes 3 days ago
With the novel coronavirus Covid-19 having reached the African continent, countries are getting ready to manage the spread of the virus and ensure that their fragile health systems can cope. Images from China and Europe give many reasons for concern.
By Dorothy Tembo 3 days ago
The African Development Bank's new $3bn Fight Covid-19 Social Bond is the largest dollar-denominated social bond ever launched in international capital markets to date, and the largest US dollar benchmark ever issued by the bank. With a three-year maturity, it will pay an interest rate of 0.75%.
30 Mar 2020