Category Archives: European support

Why the digital economy matters

Let me explain (using this powerpoint presentation) what digital innovation means. It starts with broadband. With the networks provided by a vibrant, healthy telecoms sector. But it goes way beyond one sector. It encompasses established software and hardware companies. Companies … Continue reading

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Chinese restrictions on access to rare earths and other raw materials

The World Trade Organisation (WTO) today issued a panel ruling against China’s export restrictions on rare earths, as well as tungsten and molybdenum that are used as essential components by a wide range of European industries. In line with the … Continue reading

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European support for sub-Saharan Africa’s largest wind power project confirmed

Europe’s long-term lending institution, the European Investment Bank has agreed to provide EUR 200m (Ksh 23 billion) to support the Lake Turkana Wind Power project. The EUR 620 million (Ksh70 billion) scheme will transform supply of renewable energy in East … Continue reading

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