Posts Tagged ‘Africa’

China’s Xi looks to Africa to counter criticism of aid efforts

His speech today to a forum will stress the importance of consultation and taking African countries’ needs into account
by BLOOMBERG BEIJING • ...

IHS delays IPO valuing towers firm at RM40b

Johannesburg • IHS Towers Ltd has postponed an initial public offering (IPO) that would have valued the company at as much as US$10 billion (RM40.3 ...

Thailand’s Minor to bid for all of Spain’s NH Hotel Group

By BLOOMBERG
MADRID • Thailand’s Minor International pcl said it would bid to acquire all of NH Hotel Group SA after agreeing to buy HNA Group Co’s ...

South Africa plans return to Islamic market to plug budget gap

JOHANNESBURG • South Africa’s debut sale of Islamic bonds had investors clamouring for four times the amount offered.
The government is hoping for ...

Wakanda’s prosperity isn’t so far-fetched for Africa

By NOAH SMITH
Moviegoers have been going crazy over “Black Panther”, the new Marvel comic book superhero film. In addition to being a fun romp, the ...
Rwanda

How Rwanda Became The Unlikeliest Tourism Destination

The country is suddenly brimming with high-end options
By SARAH HEPOLA / Pic By BLOOMBERG From the balcony of my villa at daybreak, I can see the ...
EMEA

Foreigners’ record EMEA debt share raises taper-tantrum risk

Pic By BLOOMBERG
LONDON • Foreigners are holding a record amount of local-currency debt from developing nations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa ...

OIC countries expect more trade with Africa

By SHAHEERA AZNAM SHAH / Pic By AFIF ABD HALIM
MEMBER countries of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) are shifting their focus towards the ...