27 Mar Swedfund continues to focus on renewable energy in Sub-Saharan Africa

"Swedfund, Sweden’s development finance institution, invests 13 MUSD in the fund Frontier Energy II. The fund focuses on small and medium-sized renewable energy projects, primarily in East Africa. Clean, reliable and affordable electricity is one of the fundamental drivers for development. It underpins economic growth and...

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27 Mar EIB signs extensive support for Kenyan energy and transport

"During an official visit to Kenya, the European Investment Bank (EIB) has pledged new support for projects in the power and transport sectors. Also, at a press conference In Nairobi with Cabinet Secretary for the Treasury Henry K. Rotich, the signature of a connectivity project...

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20 Mar Welcome to the EAC Business and Investment Forum 2017

"Welcome to the EAC Business and Investment Forum 2017 In close cooperation with the EAC embassies SWEACC is pleased to invite you to this year’s EAC-BIF in Stockholm 23-24th March 2017. Together with SWEACC members and new business friends you will have the possibility to learn more about ongoing...

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20 Mar East African Community-Market size of 150 million people!, BIF 2017

"The Embassies of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda from the East African Community (EAC) together with the Swedish East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC) have for the past four (4) years been organizing investment and business forums in Sweden. The latest forums have been on...

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13 Mar Afreximbank to intensify support to Tunisia

"The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will intensify trade finance support to Tunisia and will assist the country in the implementation of its five-year National Development Plan 2016-2020, Amr Kamel, the Bank’s Executive Vice-President in charge of Business Development and Corporate Banking, has said in Tunis. Mr....

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13 Mar EAC Business Investment Forum, BIF 2017

East African Community-Market size of 150 million people! The Embassies of Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania and Uganda from the East African Community (EAC) together with the Swedish East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC) have for the past four (4) years been organizing investment and business forums in...

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06 Mar BADEA and AfDB Sign a Memorandum of Understanding

"In the framework of promoting cooperation between the Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) and Regional and International Finance Institutions, the President of the African Development Bank Group, H.E. Dr. Akinwumi A. Adesina paid a visit to BADEA’s Headquarters in Khartoum, today Tuesday, February...

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