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Zambia

New Zambian Minister of Finance to prioritise IMF talks

With the objective being to pluck Zambia out of its protracted debt crisis, the country’s newly appointed Finance Minister Situmbeko Musokotwane, last week on Friday made a pledge to conclude talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on matters of lending programme by October. Read more.

Business

World Bank revises GDP growth for Sub-Saharan Africa

The World Bank has  revised up  0,2%  real  GDP  growth for sub Saharan Africa  with expectations for  an estimated  2,3%  in 2021 and  3,1%  in  2022 as higher commodity  prices expected to rise due to an uptick in global demand  for commodities. Read more.