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Africa Set to Continue Growth – except in Ebola-Infected Areas

World Bank figures are beginning to confirm the impact of the crisis on the economies of Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. New data shows the service sectors of the three countries have been especially hard hit.  The Bank’s latest report, called Africa’s Pulse: Decades of Growth is Transforming Africa’s Economies, says wholesale and retail traders in Liberia report drops in business of up to 75 percent from the same period last year.  It says gasoline and diesel sales in the...

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