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The massive drop in petroleum prices may be a blessing in disguise for many African countries.
“The main goals of the fund are to preserve state reserves but also to create additional sources of revenue,” says FSDEA’s chairman.
Tony Blair’s five principles that govern mutually-beneficial relationships between African governments and foreign investors.
The link from pumping oil to increasing life expectancy and reducing poverty is not direct.
Small-scale fishermen who live on Ghana’s western coast struggle to sustain their livelihoods with offshore oil exploration activities expanding.
I’m often asked where I’ll will be investing in the coming months and years? So here are five hotspots that I’d highlight for 2015.
Arriving in Benin, you will certainly notice all the cans and fuel bottles sold on every street corner.
South African consumers should benefit from easing inflation, lower fuel costs, and increased disposable income, said Nedbank economist.
The ravages of war are not being felt only in South Sudan.
Gains from low oil prices can be substantial for developing-country importers if supported by stronger global growth.
Tom Nelson and Charles Whall explain why they believe the oil price is unlikely to stay this low for an extended period of time.
Diversifying exports has become a priority for development economists and policy makers of resource-rich countries around the world.
African national oil companies need sufficient resources and backing to achieve their mandates.
Much of Africa’s recent economic growth has been a direct result of the positive momentum achieved in oil and gas production.
Sudan’s boom years ended when South Sudan seceded in 2011.