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Cairo, 20 Sept. 2018: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and the National Bank for Foreign Economic Activity (NBU) of Uzbekistan have entered into a cooperation agreement aimed at strengthening economic relations between African countries and Uzbekistan.
Cairo, 18 Sept. 2018: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has closed a Korea-focused $150 million club facility which has Shinhan Bank as coordinator and lender.
Les axes de recommandation pour la l’amélioration du commerce en Cote d’ivoire discutés durant la Session d’engagement de la Foire commerciale intra-africaine (IATF)
Abidjan, le 14 septembre 2018 : – La Côte d’Ivoire peut accroître considérablement les avantages découlant du commerce avec d’autres pays africains et transformer la région de l’Afrique de l’Ouest en augmentant son approvisionnement en matières premières et industrielles en Afrique pour alimenter son secteur manufacturier léger en plein essor, comme recommandé par les experts de haut niveau durant le panel de discussion.
Abidjan, 14 September 2018: – Cote d’Ivoire can greatly increase the benefits accruing to it from trade with other African countries and transform the West Africa region by increasing its sourcing of raw and industrial materials from Africa to feed into its burgeoning light manufacturing sector, a high-level panel discussion in Abidjan has recommended.
News & Events
Cairo, 22 May 2018: – The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) will commit up to $200 million to Telecom Egypt (TE) to enable the telecommunication company finance working capital and investments in its infrastructure under a deal coordinated by the Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank-Egypt.
The President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), Dr. Benedict Oramah, has congratulated Samallie Kiyingi, the Bank’s Director of Legal Services, on being recognized as one of the 2018 Most Influential People of African Descent.
Cairo, 04 May 2018: – Africa must urgently upgrade its maritime and logistic infrastructure in order to successfully promote the continent’s trade, especially intra-African trade, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), has said.
Industrialisation and African Diaspora Investment are Key to Boosting Africa’s Capital Stock, Says Afreximbank President
Cambridge, United States, 30 April 2018: Industrialization and African Diaspora investment are key to raising Africa’s capital stock which will trigger faster economic growth and development in the continent, Dr. Benedict Oramah, President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), has said.
Cairo, 29 April 2018: – The success of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) will rest significantly on the ability of the continent’s private sector to generate or create the goods that will enter the trade, Dr. Benedict Oramah, President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), said today.
Dr. Benedict Oramah, President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has held discussions with Salvatore Garang Mabiordit, Minister of Finance and Planning of South Sudan, on ways of strengthening collaboration with the country in order to support its economic revival.
Dr. Benedict Oramah, President of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), has met with José de Lima Massano, Governor of Banco National de Angola, Angola’s central bank, to discuss ways to support the Angolan banking sector, enhance trade, and facilitate broader access to trade finance.During the meeting, which took place on 20 April in Washington D.C. on the sidelines of the Spring Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank, Dr. Oramah expressed Afreximbank’s commitment to expanding its trade finance intervention in Angola, which is a founding shareholder of the Bank.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) on Saturday in Washington D.C., on the sidelines of the IMF/World Bank Spring Meetings, hosted governors of central banks of the West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) to a breakfast meeting to discuss areas of possible cooperation in the implementation of the Bank’s Pan-African Payment and Settlement Platform.