Saturday, September 27, 2014
The International Monetary Fund fast-tracked US$130 million (102.5 million euros) in aid Friday to fight the Ebola epidemic after the governments of the worst-hit countries in west Africa said they were desperately counting on promises of global aid to be backed up with cash.
Friday, September 26, 2014
Hoping for a comeback, embattled Canadian company BlackBerry has launched a new smartphone.
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Russia and Zimbabwe signed Tuesday a US$3 billion deal to jointly mine platinum in the southern African country, the world's third largest producer, with Moscow providing the investment funds.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) said Tuesday it was holding talks with government officials in Ghana on possible aid to surmount the African nation's fiscal and economic challenges.