Africa: Russia Struggling to Gain Foothold in Africa

Updated: Fri 25 May, 08:31 am 2012

Trade experts are keeping a watchful eye on Russia's policies with Africa, as new president Vladimir Putin begins a new phase of economic growth. read more »

Swiss Decline to Probe Angolan Debt Deal

Updated: Fri 7 Feb, 06:39 am

The U.S.$750 million loan agreement between the government and Russia benefitted Angolan government officials - including President Jose Eduardo Dos Santos - and involved Swiss banks. read more »

West Africa Signs EU Trade Agreement

Updated: Tue 22 Jul, 09:12 am

The Economic Partnership negotiating group comprising of states from the Economic Community of West African States and Mauritania, became the first African region to officially conclude and endorse a … read more »