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  • Africa: Experts Explore Infrastructure and Cooperation to Improve Lives

    BOTSWANA, 2017/11/01 Addis Ababa — African economies require structural transformation to attain sustained increase that trickles down to all its peoples, an official from the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) told experts gathered at the organization’s Ethiopian headquarters. Soteri Gatera, who heads the ECA’s Industrialization and Infrastructure Section, says only such “inclusive” economic increase will help resolve the “persistent social economic problems” Africa faces.
  • Algeria plans industrial zones

    ALGIERS, 2013/10/11 Improving increase in the non-oil sector has long been a focus for Algeria’s government, with the majority recent push coming in the form of the planned construction of eight pilot industrial zones next year. The industrial parks represent the initial wave of a broader national initiative which will see 42 dedicated zones established in 34 of Algeria’s provinces by 2017, part of a drive to stimulate investment and innovation across the manufacturing sector. The project, led by the Ministry of Industry, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises, and Investment Promotion, has a particular focus on generating industrial activity in sparsely populated and underserved areas, inclunding the Hauts Plateaux and southern regions, to help strengthen employment and revenues outside of the larger urban areas.
  • Algeria banks to finance 12-bn-euro housing build

    ALGERIA, 2013/05/21 Credit populaire d'Algerie, designated as lead bank in the transaction, signed an agreement on Sunday with the National Company of Real Estate Promotion (ENPI) to finance the construction of additional than 150,000 housing units, APS news agency quoted CPA chairman Mohamed Djellab as saying. An extra accord was inked at the end of April with the National Agency for Housing Development and Improvment(AADL) to finance the building of 100,000 public housing units, the agency said.