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African countries reduce days and cost to register commercial property

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The Ugandan economy is about USD 27.6 billion in GDP as of 2017. The country’s real estate sector has in recent times drawn a...

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Tanzania is the second largest economy in East Africa, with a population of over 5 million people and economic growth of 6.8% on GDP...

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Building momentum uphill is a tough ride and keeping it is another ball game, more so in markets. The bulls know it only too...

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African countries have been long in the gutters of the affordable housing crisis. Among other solutions have been the attempts by governments to provide...
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Kenya, Rwanda, Nigeria and other African countries are set to benefit from a $300 million investment platform coordinated by the International Finance Corporation and...

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