Wednesday, May 18, 2022

Africa in the next decade

“We believe that Africa could be the emerging market story of the next decade”

“The strategic location of Mozambique is a competitive and comparative advantage because it is very well located on the Indian Ocean coast”

Investor interest in Africa is based on impressive growth rates and increased opportunity, as well as security Apr 23, 2016

Industry & Trade | Africa | Mozambique | Zambia

Africa’s Economic Outlook

Africa’s Economic Outlook: Sound Governance and Continued Growth

“Fiscal policy needs to strike an appropriate balance between debt sustainability considerations, on the one hand, and addressing development needs on the other”

A slowdown in China and falling commodity prices highlight the need for increased competitiveness across the continent, a challenge governments are meeting... Apr 03, 2016

Finance | Government | Africa | Mozambique | Egypt

Financial Sector in Mozambique

Financial sector strategy to drive economic transformation forward

The Financial Sector Development Strategy looks to achieve economic growth through innovation, competitiveness, and facilitating greater access to banking Mar 19, 2016

Finance | Africa | Mozambique

Mozambique's 40th anniversary of independence

40th Anniversary of independence marks beginning of new era

President of Mozambique Filipe Nyusi delivers an address at the CSIR Conference (October 2015). Photo by GCIS (CC BY-ND 2.0)

Mozambique not only welcomed its 40th anniversary of independence in 2015, it also welcomed its fourth president, Filipe Jacinto Nyusi.  With the... Mar 05, 2016

Government | Africa | Mozambique

Africa - ‘one of the few bright spots on the global economic horizon’

UK investors eye up the continent’s burgeoning opportunities

Investor and philanthropist George Soros has described Africa as ‘one of the few bright spots on the global economic horizon’, while consultants... Feb 27, 2016

Finance | Others | Africa | Democratic Republic of Congo | Angola | Mozambique | Zambia

TGAIS 2015: Africa's Access To Capital

Access to financial markets. The final frontier?

In addition to South Africa, eight countries in the region have tapped the international capital markets, including first-time issuers Ghana, Gabon, Senegal, Namibia, Nigeria, Tanzania, Zambia and Rwanda

International finance institutions have largely neglected to offer assistance to sub-Saharan nations on the markets but several are making their own way... Nov 17, 2015

Finance | Africa | Morocco | Zambia | Mozambique

TGAIS 2015: Investor Interest In Africa

“We believe that Africa could be the emerging market story of the next decade”

Opportunities to profit exist in Africa's infrastructure and robust demand for consumer goods and services from a growing middle class, and the youngest population in the world

Mozambique and Zambia exemplify investor interest in Africa, which is being based on impressive growth rates, increased opportunity and security.   Nov 17, 2015

Finance | Infrastructure | Industry & Trade | Tourism & Culture | Mining | Others | Africa | Mozambique

Mozambique: A new model for Africa


One of the fastest expanding economies in the world is packed with natural, untapped potential for growth Feb 18, 2014

Government | Africa | Mozambique

The great discovery

Mozambique holds 4.5 trillion cubic feet (Tcf) of proven natural gas reserves, with numerous successful explorations to date, and expects to begin exporting LNG to the global market in the next five to 10 years

A series of massive natural gas finds by the government and international partners off Mozambique's coast in recent years could raise the country to middle-income... Feb 18, 2014

Infrastructure | Africa | Mozambique

Transport and infrastructure to form the backbone of development

Port and railway authority CFM is advocating the construction of a ‘vertical network’ to connect previously isolated railway lines

Rehabilitating infrastructure will do more for the country than just link its mines with its ports; it will form the basis of sustainable growth Feb 17, 2014

Infrastructure | Africa | Mozambique

National carrier flies the flag for the country's potential

LAM aims to steadily expand domestic and regional traffic and then build up to intercontinental travel with a partner

Plans for new infrastructure, including an airport city in Maputo, and double-digit market growth augur well for the national airline Feb 17, 2014

Infrastructure | Africa | Mozambique

Downstream king puts energy security first

Nuno de Oliveira, CEO of Petromoc

Petromoc leads the country's energy market with innovative, international partnerships and energy security Feb 17, 2014

Energy | Africa | Mozambique

Intermetal’s 27.5% annual average growth builds on nation’s development

Eduardo Duarte
Manager of Intermetal SA

As Mozambique’s infrastructure and housing sectors continue to expand, steel component... Oct 07, 2015

“God began to create the world from here”

Silva Dunduro
Minister of Culture and Tourism

Mozambique’s Minister of Culture and Tourism, Silva Dunduro, explains how the country’s... Sep 01, 2015

Peace and stability hallmarks 40th anniversary of independence

Jaime Basilio Monteiro
Minister of Interior

Mozambique’s Minister of Interior, Jaime Basilio Monteiro, explains in his interview... Aug 19, 2015

Former president Joaquim Chissano discusses the attitude of Renamo

Joaquim Chissano
former president of Mozambique

Mozambique’s ex-president Joaquim Chissano talks to PM Communications about the country’s... Aug 10, 2015

'Tailors of banking' cut a wide swath in service

João Figueiredo
President of Banco Único

João Figueiredo, President of Banco Único, discusses the banking sector and how his company... Feb 17, 2014

“Global crises have taught us that it is more important to have income than to have credit”

Celso Correia
President of Mozambican conglomerate Insitec

According to Celso Correia, President of one of Mozambique’s largest conglomerates, Insitec:... Sep 19, 2013

“The potential for agriculture, tourism, conservation, fishing and infrastructure is enormous”

Alberto Clementino A. Vaquina
Prime Minister of Mozambique

Alberto Clementino A. Vaquina, Prime Minister of Mozambique, speaks to Upper Reach about the... Aug 02, 2013

Stronger transportation backbones planned for Mozambique

Rosário Mualeia
Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mozambique's Ports and Railways (CFM)

Rosário Mualeia, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Mozambique’s state-owned ports and... Jul 26, 2013

Petromoc empowering Mozambique’s development

Nuno de Oliveira
CEO of Petromoc

Nuno de Oliveira, CEO of Mozambique’s state-owned distributor of petroleum products Petromoc,... Jul 24, 2013

Millennium bim banking on SMEs reaching the next level

Mário Machungo
Chairman of Millennium bim

Highlighting the enabling role the banking and insurance sector can play in the lives of Mozambicans,... Jul 24, 2013

Vale, a platform for Mozambique’s development

Ricardo Saad
Vale’s Project Director for Africa, Asia and Australia

Ricardo Saad, Vale’s Project Director for Africa, Asia and Australia, meets with Upper Reach... Jul 17, 2013

Tourism, a virgin opportunity in Mozambique

Carvalho Muária
Mozambican Minister of Tourism

Carvalho Muária, Mozambican Minister of Tourism, discusses with Upper Reach his country’s... Jul 16, 2013

Developing Mozambique’s young private sector

Rogério Manuel
Chairman of the Board of Directors of CTA

The Confederation of Business Associations (CTA) is an economic organization offering a platform... Jul 09, 2013

Prudent government has no intentions to become over dependent on its mineral resources

Cadmiel Muthemba
Minister of Housing and Public Works

Mozambique is set for a windfall from recently discovered mineral resources; money which will... Jul 08, 2013

‘Mozambique will be the model for Africa’

Salimo Abdula
Chairman of Intelec Holding

Intelec Holding is one of the top companies in Mozambique and is strongly involved in the energy... Jul 08, 2013

“Agriculture and fishing sectors will bring dynamism to other sectors”

Armando Inroga
Minister of Industry and Commerce

Armando Inroga, Minister of Industry and Commerce speaks to Upper Reach about the importance... Jun 27, 2013

Tête à tête: Governor highlights province’s potential

Ratxide Gogo
Governor of Mozambique’s Tete Province

Ratxide Gogo, Governor of Mozambique’s Tete Province talks to Upper Reach about the importance... Jun 21, 2013

Mozambican energy: showing just the tip of the iceberg

Nelson Ocuane
President of the National Hydrocarbons Company (ENH)

Nelson Ocuane, President of the National Hydrocarbons Company (ENH), speaks with Upper Reach... Jun 20, 2013

The role model who reconciled a divided nation

Joaquim Chissano
Former President of Mozambique

Dedicated to practices of good governance and peaceful conflict resolution, Joaquim Chissano... Jun 20, 2013

“We customise our services by client; we are the tailors of the financial system”

João Figueiredo
President of Banco Único

Focusing on a personalised approach to client services, Mozambique’s Banco Único opened... Jun 13, 2013

“It is our goal and policy to make Mozambique win”

Esperança Bias
Mozambican Minister of Mineral Resources

Mozambican Minister of Mineral Resources Esperança Bias speaks with Upper Reach about her... Jun 10, 2013


total: 799,380 sq km


2,470 km



tropical to subtropical



coal, titanium, natural gas, hydropower, tantalum, graphite



24,096,669 update paises set descripcion = July 2013 est.)





name: Maputo



25 June 1975 update paises set descripcion = from Portugal)



mixed legal system of Portuguese civil law, Islamic law, and customary law


GDP - real growth rate:   

7.4% update paises set descripcion = 2012 est.)


GDP - composition, by sector of origin:   

agriculture: 29.9%

industry: 24.6%

services: 45.5% update paises set descripcion = 2012 est.) 



$3.47 billion update paises set descripcion = 2012 est.)


$6.168 billion update paises set descripcion = 2012 est.)




Since its inception in 1989 InterWaste has been...

National Institute of Oil (NPI)

Mission   To manage the petroleum resources...

National Hydrocarbons Company (ENH)

Mozambican company of Hydrocarbons, S.A., is an...



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