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Rwanda: Less potential but more progress than regional peers

Rwanda has averaged real GDP growth of 8.8% annually over the past 25 years and 7.4% over the past decade, the fifth-highest growth rate globally and second only to Ethiopia in SSA. However, like Ethiopia, growth has so far been driven largely by the...
Tellimer Research Patrick Curran
Patrick Curran @ Tellimer Research 14 September 2020
Rwanda: Less potential but more progress than regional peers
Rwanda: Less potential but more progress than regional peers
Strategy Note / Global

Sub Sahara Africa manufacturing potential: Ethiopia tops our regional scorecard

The investment to realise that manufacturing potential is likely driven by serving local and nearby regional markets in contrast to North Africa (EU exports) or South East Asia (global exports and China relocation). Our relative scorecard uses the sa...
Tellimer Research Hasnain Malik
Hasnain Malik @ Tellimer Research 3 September 2020
Sub Sahara Africa manufacturing potential: Ethiopia tops our regional scorecard
Sub Sahara Africa manufacturing potential: Ethiopia tops our regional scorecard
Macro Analysis / Global

COVID-19: Without Help, Low-Income Developing Countries Risk a Lost Decade

While the COVID-19 crisis is sending shockwaves around the globe, low-income developing countries (LIDCs) are in a particularly difficult position to respond. At the same time, limited resources and weak institutions constrain the capacity of many LI...
International Monetary Fund
IMF Blog 27 August 2020
Covid-19: Without Help, Low-Income Developing Countries Risk a Lost Decade
Covid-19: Without Help, Low-Income Developing Countries Risk a Lost Decade
Weekend Reading / Global

Covid-19: I’d still rather be in Africa, but maybe not next year

At the end of January, I stood beside Murchison Falls with my family, drenched in the spray of the world’s most power waterfall, and I reflected on how much can change in a generation. Comparing the modelled outcome for Africa in 2021 with the curren...
Tellimer Research Paul Domjan
Paul Domjan @ Tellimer Research 27 June 2020
Covid-19: I’d still rather be in Africa, but maybe not next year
Covid-19: I’d still rather be in Africa, but maybe not next year
Flash Report / Rwanda

Rwanda sets new bank regulations in light of Covid-19; positive for sector

Similar to Kenya’s policy changes, the National Bank of Rwanda has issued new regulations to cushion the banking sector in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. It had a net loan/customer deposits ratio of 109.8%, and we believe the bank will need to sc...
Tellimer Research Faith Mwangi
Faith Mwangi @ Tellimer Research 23 March 2020
Rwanda sets new bank regulations in light of Covid-19; positive for sector
Rwanda sets new bank regulations in light of Covid-19; positive for sector
Flash Report / Global

Rwanda's new airport not a game changer for East African cement suppliers

Earlier this week, the Government of Rwanda and Qatar Airways signed an agreement to build a new international airport c25km southeast of the capital Kigali. Qatar Airways has agreed to take a 60% stake in the US$1.3bn airport. The first phase of the...
Tellimer Research Vahaj Ahmed
Vahaj Ahmed @ Tellimer Research 12 December 2019