Tuesday
February 16
2021

World Bank Calls for Unbiased Infrastructure Policy in Ethiopia

By James Barton

The World Bank has confirmed plans to invest $200 million into Ethiopia’s digital economy as the country liberalises its telecoms market, but has cautioned that policies aimed at encouraging new entrants to lease infrastructure from Ethio Telecom could prove counterproductive.

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Source: Developing Telecoms (link opens in a new window)

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Technology
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digital inclusion, financial inclusion, impact investing, social impact, technology, telecommunications