Africa: Emergence and transformation
With the entry of several African sovereigns and large corporations into international debt capital markets and the corporate operating environment prompted this centralized source for Moody's research.
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    25 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Kenya's government will struggle to narrow the fiscal deficit in fiscal 2021, as low growth and previously announced tax cuts weigh on revenue collection.
    23 JUN 2020|Sector In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Loan-loss provisioning costs rise in the first quarter as borrower finances are hurt by the coronavirus crisis.
    12 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Participation in the G-20 DSSI will modestly ease pressures from the oil price shock. Although the relief increases risks for private creditors, they are consistent its Caa2 rating.
    09 JUN 2020|Sector Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    As long as the currency backstop in WAEMU remains effective and credible, the reforms to institute the ECO will have no significant sovereign credit implications.
    08 JUN 2020|Issuer In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Egypt's improved financial shock-absorption capacity is balanced by the uncertain pandemic impact on growth and on fiscal metrics, and supported by improved policy credibility, effectiveness
    05 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Participation in the G-20 debt-relief initiative provides short-term liquidity relief but entails risks for private creditors, which could have negative rating implications.
    01 JUN 2020|Issuer Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    Short-term measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic will increase Namibia's debt and add to its debt burden, but a return to fiscal consolidation will be the long-term challenge.
    22 MAY 2020|Sector Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    The package provides funding for governments already challenged by the coronavirus pandemic and locust swarms, but the aid is modest relative to the magnitude of those twin shocks.
    21 MAY 2020|Issuer In-Depth|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    An in-depth analysis of the AFC's credit profile, highlighting sound capital adequacy that balances weak borrower quality and asset performance against healthy profitability and low leverage
    18 MAY 2020|Sector Comment|MOODY'S INVESTORS SERVICE
    The scheme is designed to support small and midsize enterprises and may partially mitigate the pandemic's negative effect on banks' asset quality. However, their credit profiles will weaken