Highlights: Day 1 of the African Development Bank’s 2020 Annual Meeting
Aug28

Highlights: Day 1 of the African Development Bank’s 2020 Annual Meeting

Video presentations showcased COVID-19 pandemic and the African Development Bank’s efforts to cushion member countries against its impacts; Côte d’Ivoire President Alassane Ouattara and President Adesina commend close and strong ties between the host country and the African Development Bank. The opening day of the African Development Bank’s 2020 55th Annual meeting showcased the strong relationship between Africa’s pre-eminent...

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South Africa: African Development Bank, SA Taxi sign $100 million loan agreement to boost industrialization, enhance transport sector
Apr23

South Africa: African Development Bank, SA Taxi sign $100 million loan agreement to boost industrialization, enhance transport sector

The African Development Bank (and SA Taxi Development Finance Proprietary Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of SA Taxi Holdings Proprietary Limited (“SA Taxi”), have signed a $100 million loan agreement to support the firm’s growing strategy to empower taxi operators with limited access to finance from traditional financiers. The loan agreement, which carries an eight-year tenor and includes a six-month grace period, was signed on...

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AfDB Reiterates Africa’s Investment Attractiveness
Apr07

AfDB Reiterates Africa’s Investment Attractiveness

The Senior Vice-President of the African Development Bank, Frannie Léautier addressed the first day of the 14th Annual African Venture Capital Association (AVCA) Conference on Monday, April 4, 2017, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The African Venture Capital Association is the sole pan-African industry body for private equity in Africa and has over 130 members. Interviewed by Runa Alam, co-founding partner and Chief Executive Officer...

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