Sao Tome and Principe

An increase in externally financed public investment projects bolstered economic activity in Sao Tome and Principe this year despite a decline in foreign direct investments, according to the International Monetary Fund. An IMF mission traveled to Sao Tome and Principe from Oct. 29 to Nov. 11, to conduct the second and third reviews of an economic program of the country, which is supported by the fund’s Extended Credit Facility.

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  • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

    As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.