France's Africa Ambition
Issued on: Modified:
The time to invest in Africa is now. That was the message hammered home at last week’s France-Africa business summit, which saw the French government position itself as a new investment hub for the continent. Yet, many French companies still shy away from African markets and bilateral trade has fallen. Can France make up for lost time with China and reclaim its status as Africa’s main European trading partner? And if so, on what terms? RFI’s Christina Okello reports.
To listen to this report, just click the 'Play' button below or above.
To get the full story, click on the article version below:
Daily newsletterReceive essential international news every morningSubscribe