What The Ruble Crisis Means For Africa
December 17 2014 2:19 PM
While Africa will likely be immune to Russia's economic problems, wider global trends could hurt them both.
Low Oil Prices Could Spark Further Violence In Nigeria
December 16 2014 8:16 AM
As oil prices go down, tensions are on the rise in Nigeria.
Ebola's Costs: Economic Outlook Worsens In Three Affected Nations
December 02 2014 1:50 PM
Ebola will hamper economic growth much more than expected in Liberia, Guinea and Sierra Leone, World Bank says.
The Economics Of 'Canned' Lion Hunting
December 01 2014 2:59 PM
Activists are rallying against the hunting of captive animals, but some say it’s good for the economy as well as conservation.
Another Crippling Effect Of Ebola
November 19 2014 10:20 AM
While the spread of the Ebola outbreak appears to be slowing in Liberia, the economic impact of the virus has only just begun.
Ebola Economics: How One Small Business Is Coping
November 10 2014 3:43 PM
“The biggest issue on the sales side is that we’re distracted with trying to survive.”
How Ebola Could Create A Food Crisis
October 15 2014 6:06 PM
In some places, people are paying three times as much for ordinary foods.
Ebola Could Cost West Africa $32.6B
October 09 2014 9:02 AM
New analysis from the World Bank shows how countries with no Ebola could still suffer severe economic consequences.
Bono Charity Says Rich Donor Countries Failed To Meet Aid Targets
October 06 2014 11:22 AM
Only one third of aid from OECD Development Assistance Committee members went to the poorest countries, according to a new report.
Ebola Fears Hang Heavy Over Lagos Tech Conference
September 22 2014 4:36 PM
Ebola fears, logistics hold back some entrepreneurs from Nigeria tech conference.
Ebola Economics: The Cost Of Fear
September 18 2014 5:21 PM
Experts say the fear of the disease is costing local economies more than what it takes to treat the disease.
What's Bothering Your Country? Here Are The Top Economic Concerns Around The World [MAP]
September 09 2014 4:59 PM
In 18 of 25 emerging markets, citizens say rising prices are 'gravest' economic concern.
Exceptional 232-Carat White Diamond Unearthed In South African Mine
September 09 2014 7:42 AM
Shares in the company that owns the Cullinan mine, which has produced some of the world's largest diamonds, shot up after the find was reported.
China’s Role In Fighting Ebola
September 03 2014 3:28 PM
Chinese companies have made massive investments in some of the countries most affected by Ebola.
How Ebola Is Affecting West Africa's Economy
September 02 2014 1:45 PM
Amid the West African Ebola outbreak, analysts are worried about the long-term effects on already fragile economies.
Ebola Costs By The Numbers
August 29 2014 10:56 AM
It takes $404 to safely bury the body of just one Ebola victim.
Fed Interest Rate Policy Making Economists Nervous
August 17 2014 4:56 PM
Economists hope the Federal Reserve doesn't wait too long before it starts raising interest rates.
A Crackdown On American Ivory Dealers
August 12 2014 6:35 PM
New data shows auction houses are unwittingly contributing to a growing illegal market for ivory.
Add Africa To The Ex-Im Debate
August 11 2014 2:32 PM
American officials debating the continued necessity of the 80-year-old Ex-Im Bank have brought Africa into the discussion.
Brazil Exports First Tactical Drone
August 04 2014 9:28 AM
FT Sistemas S.A. says it’s sending the Horus FT-100 Mini-UAV to an unnamed buyer across the Atlantic.