Visa to Zambia

Visa to Zambia

According to cachedhealth, citizens of Russia to visit Zambia require a visa, which can be obtained directly at the border (at Lusaka International Airport or at any other border crossing) or in advance, at the consular department of the Embassy of Zambia in Moscow. Getting a visa at the border usually does not cause any […]

Sights of Tunisia

Sights of Tunisia

Tunisian is the land of the Carthaginians, Berbers, Romans and later the Arabs and Ottomans. As these peoples have left their mark on Tunisian culture. Many of the country’s sights still have a direct link with the country’s special past. Wonderful examples of this are the historic city of Carthage, the amphitheater of El Djem, […]

Sights of Tanzania

Sights of Tanzania

You can enjoy a fantastic holiday in the sun-drenched African country of Tanzania. Tanzania is bordered on the north by Kenya, on the east by the Indian Ocean, on the south by Mozambique and on the west by Congo. Most tourists are drawn to the west coast of Tanzania, because that is where you can […]

Sights of South Africa

Sights of South Africa

The African Republic of South Africa has been a popular holiday destination for many years. Tourists often go to South Africa to visit national parks such as the Kruger Park. A safari through the southern landscape of this continent produces particularly beautiful photos and memories. South Africa is also a country with a long history […]

Sights of Seychelles

Sights of Seychelles

The Republic of Seychelles is an archipelago state in the Indian Ocean. The 115 islands are located 1500 km east of the African mainland. Most of the islands are uninhabited, 42% of the area is a protected area for the preservation of the country’s natural resources. The islands were long uninhabited until they were taken […]

Sights of Senegal

Sights of Senegal

Senegal is an increasingly popular winter sun destination among Dutch tourists. This has everything to do with the pleasant temperature and the special culture of the country. The big advantage that Senegal has compared to many other winter sun destinations is that it is only a six-hour flight from the Netherlands. Most sights in Senegal […]

Things to Do in Nambia

Things to Do in Nambia

The country of Namibia is known for its beautiful untouched nature. In addition to many desert plains, the landscape is also characterized by the many rock formations and the flora and fauna that live around the Fish River Canyon. Wild animals such as elephants, lions and antelopes are often encountered in their natural habitat. African […]

Landmarks of Mozambique

Landmarks of Mozambique

Mozambique is located in the south of Africa along South Africa, Tanzania, Malawi, Zimbabwe, Swaziland and Zambia. To the east, the country borders the Indian Ocean, with the island of Madagascar on the other side. The original inhabitants were Bantu peoples, but this quickly evolved due to the location of the country, close to the […]

Sights of Morocco

Sights of Morocco

Morocco is the most northwestern country in Africa. The Dutch mainly know the country as the country where the ancestors of which a reasonable number of compatriots descend. Where tourism to Morocco used to mainly consist of family visits by immigrant Moroccans and their descendants, there is now a clear shift towards Dutch tourists who […]

Sights of Mauritius

Sights of Mauritius

Mauritius is a French and partly English speaking island in the African continent, located in the Indian Ocean. This includes the smaller islands of Mauritius, Rodrigues, Agalega and St. Brandon. Many a newly married couple, sun worshipper, peace seeker or bon vivant hopes to visit the paradise destination Mauritius once in his or her life. […]

Sights of Madagascar

Sights of Madagascar

The French-speaking island of Madagascar is located east of Africa. It is separated from each other by the strait of Mozambique. Since the abolition of the monarchy and then independence from France in 1960, Madagascar has been on its own two feet. Nowadays, a president is elected during elections. Madagascar is a country that clearly […]

Sights of Kenya

Sights of Kenya

The African Kenya or the Republic of Kenya has long been an unknown travel destination. Kenya, located in eastern Africa, has fantastic beaches on the Indian Ocean and dozens of impressive nature parks with the well-known ‘Big Five’. And sports enthusiasts can also go well in Kenya. Mount Kenya, for example, is a popular mountain […]

Zimbabwe Economy

Zimbabwe Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data The country is in a deep and protracted economic crisis, although in 2021 the economy managed to stabilize to some extent after the decline of recent years. Hopes for President Mnangagwa’s 2018 election-led government to liberalize the economy and implement […]

Zambia Economics

Zambia Economics

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data In Zambia, the lingering problems of the national economy and the irresponsible fiscal policy of the past years have fully manifested themselves after the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic. The country has been going into debt at an unsustainable rate […]

Uganda Economy

Uganda Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Uganda’s economy is based on agriculture and coffee is the main export. Uganda also has small deposits of copper, gold and other minerals. Ugandan industry is underdeveloped. Major industries include sugar processing, brewing, tobacco, textiles, and cement […]

Tunisia Economy

Tunisia Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data After the economy fell by 8.6% in 2020, growth returned to approx. 3% per annum. However, the pace falls far short of its potential. The reason is the structural problems of the economy and the critical state of Tunisian public […]

Togo Economy

Togo Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Togo’s GDP was estimated at 5.1% in 2019, with similar upward growth expected to follow in 2020. However, macroeconomic results in 2020 were significantly affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The baseline economic growth forecast for 2020 was […]

Tanzania Economy

Tanzania Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data After the death of President Magufuli and under the leadership of President Samia Suluha Hassan, Tanzania finally took measures against covid and focused on realizing economic growth and development. The tourism industry, which used to be the country’s main source […]

Sudan Economy

Sudan Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Sudan’s economy is estimated to have grown by 0.7% in 2021, after two consecutive years of recession. Even this low level of growth reflects base effects rather than a robust return to economic activity. Ongoing political instability, […]

South Sudan Economy

South Sudan Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Obtaining any economic indicators is proving difficult due to low data collection capacity, non-existent data on mutual trade with Sudan, one of the main trading partners, and the dominance of the informal sector. According to IMF estimates, the GDP of […]

South Africa Economy

South Africa Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Slow GDP growth is a long-term problem that the South African government is failing to address. It can be expected that in the next three years the average growth of the South African economy will not exceed 1.8%. This is […]

Somalia Economy

Somalia Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, the availability of reliable data on the Somali economy is unfortunately minimal. Somalia’s economy is estimated to have shrunk by as much as 7% in 2020, not only due to the global pandemic, but also due to […]

Sierra Leone Economy

Sierra Leone Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, the fiscal deficit will decrease to 3.2% of GDP in 2022, then increase to 3.6% of GDP in 2023. At the end of 2021, Parliament approved a Le10trn ($864.7m) budget for 2022. The proposed 2022 budget expenditure […]

Seychelles Economy

Seychelles Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Due to the shortfall in income from tourism, Seychelles’ GDP fell by 13.8% in 2020. In 2021, the GDP grew by 6.8%, which was due, among other things, to the rapid vaccination of the entire population and campaigns for the […]

Senegal Economy

Senegal Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Senegal is the fifth largest economy in West Africa (behind Nigeria, Ghana, Ivory Coast and Cameroon). Between 2014 and 2019, Senegal achieved one of the strongest economic growths in Africa, exceeding 6% per year, but due to […]

Rwanda Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Rwanda’s public finances are and will remain in deficit for the next two years. The growth of the Rwandan economy should be driven mainly by the services sector, as a result of the revival of trade and […]

Republic of the Congo Economy

Republic of the Congo Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data Thanks to oil production, the Republic of Congo belongs to the group of countries with a lower middle income, yet a large part of the population lives in poverty. The country’s economy is very poorly diversified, currently completely dependent on […]

Nigeria Economy

Nigeria Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Nigeria is currently one of the richest countries in Africa. The backbone of the economy (at least in terms of foreign exchange earnings) is the oil industry. With the government focusing solely on it, there was a […]

Niger Economy

Niger Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, Niger has long been among the poorest and least developed countries in the world. Most of the population is threatened by cyclical crop-destroying droughts and famine. Drought, deforestation, very rapid population growth and currently the security situation […]

Namibia Economy

Namibia Economy

Subchapters: Basic data Public finances and the state budget Banking system Tax System Basic data According to cheeroutdoor.com, the Namibian economy has been in recession since 2016, which was understandably further exacerbated in 2020, which was most marked by the pandemic, when there was negative GDP growth of 8.5%. In the next two years, growth […]