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Facilitating trade and investment in Africa – JBIC (Facility for African Investment (FAI) )

In April 2009, JBIC (Japan Bank for International Cooperation) launched its Facility for African Investment (FAI) , which will provide financial support totalling US$2.5 billion to the region over a 5-year period. The FAI is expected to facilitate JBIC’s active engagement in making equity investments, providing guarantees for loans by private financial institutions and offering advisory service on the African continent.

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