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Eastern Africa Economic and political outlook 2024 :Annually, the Eastern Africa Association hosts its regional prospects series, providing a thorough analysis of key sectors, sharing experiences and expert insights into the political and economic factors influencing business in the region. The forum is an important program in EAA’s event’s calendar, presenting a clear view of potential risks and opportunities for the region.Learn More
A deep dive into Tanzania’ Ambitious Structural and Political Reforms with Gilead Teri, Executive Director at Tanzania Investment Centre. We are pleased to extend this invitation hosted in collaboration with Tanzania High Commission UK, Tanzania Investment Centre and Zanzibar Investment Promotion Agency. This will be on the 1st of June – 8.30 am to 10Learn More
The outlook for Tanzania continues to be positive with continued interest from foreign investors and an improved fiscal rating despite rising inflation and global impacts continuing.Read More
The Conflict in Tigray continues to dampen with the announcement of a truce and ceasefire by the sides. The peace process is still not defined but rhetoric from both sides indicates a desire to find a solution.Read More
The future of the Tigray conflict is entirely dependent on concessions being made by both sides to allow talks to open up.Read More
On 23rd November 2021, the Ministers responsible for East African Community (EAC) Affairs recommended to Member State Leaders the entry of the DRC into the economic block. Our commentary sets out some background on this vast country and what opportunities lie in store for investors.Read More
The outlook for investors and operators in Tanzania continues to improve with a raft of measures being taken to simplify the business environment and improve the economic and political climate in the country.Read More
After a period in the investment outhouse, risks are definitely becoming more manageable again. The business environment may still be relatively speaking opaque, but it’s certainly worth getting in early.Read More
With the tourism sector set to finally make a come-back in 2022, major investment projects beginning to take off, exports increasing and foreign investors beginning to feel confident to invest in Tanzania again, there are positive signs for the economy.Read More
EAA CEO Toby Latta talks to Tara O’Connor of Africa Risk Consulting about opportunities and risks in the regionRead More
The EAA analyses the results of its Members survey on the opportunities and risks in the regionRead More
The country saw a surge in Covid-19 cases over the holiday season and immediately took steps to curtail further spread. Politically, Rwanda remains stable and the economy is showing signs of recovery.Read More