AMU revamps Maghreb railway project

2018/19/02 – The Arab Maghreb Union (AMU) has received a grant from the African Development Bank to modernise an integrated regional railway network between Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia, a step analysts said was crucial to strengthening ties in North Africa.“The idea of a railway linking Tunisia, Algeria and Morocco is very old,” said Yacine Bendjaballah, CEO of the National Company for Rail Transport. “Transport officials from the AMU have discussed it many times when they’ve met.” Continuer à lire … « AMU revamps Maghreb railway project »

Niger receives $ 43 million from the African Development Bank in budgetary support

13/01/18 – Niger has received$ 43 million from the African Development Bank to support its budget.

Approved by the Board of Directors of the Bank, the aid granted to Niger, a country whose economy has been weakened by the sharp fall in uranium its main product. Export, consists of a $ 23 million grant from the Transition Support Facility (TAF) and another $ 20 million grant from the African Development Fund (ADF). Continuer à lire … « Niger receives $ 43 million from the African Development Bank in budgetary support »