Dr Ramakrishna Sithanen recently paid a visit to Zanzibar to offer insight into strategies that led Mauritius becoming one of Africa's leading economies
AfDB has proposed new investment strategies in Africa's agriculture sector, which, if properly implemented, would effectively alter the market structures around the world in favour of the African farmers
Unrealised growth potential and positive demographics continue to make Africa an attractive long-term investment destination, despite the SME funding gap
St John Bungey 7 Jun 2017
Technology and the impact it will inevitably have on the sector is at the forefront of all the conversations in the African utilities space
For us to know that we are doing the right thing by investing in timber plantations, we needed to have an assurance that the initiative is sustainable and, most importantly, commercially viable - without long-term state support
Jean-Claude Bastos de Morais 2 Jun 2017
While the road ahead may still present significant challenges, some of Africa's most long-standing internal trade barriers are beginning to show signs of falling. We interview David Williams, Maersk Line Africa chief executive and global head of Safmarine to find out more
Ilse van den Berg 30 May 2017
Trade between African countries needs to happen faster and be more cost-effective, as opportunities grow and businesses mature
Questions remain about how UHC should be funded in countries with limited resources
Speculation around US president Donald Trump's policy plans for the African continent and growing concerns over the future of foreign aid projects
Keynote speakers at the AFC Live 2017, including acting President of Nigeria Yemi Osinbajo and Professor Chukwuma Soludo, the former governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria, highlighted the need for African led-initiatives to drive the infrastructure revolution.
Many people will have heard of the UN Sustainable Development Goals. But less well known is the concept of sustainability at the root of these goals
Kenneth Amaeshi 18 May 2017
If you need to get money for an important purchase quickly, applying for a personal loan is usually the fastest way to make this possible. You can use these loans for a number of different reasons, but ultimately they are there to help meet your financial needs.
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Retailers stand to lose $71 billion globally from fraudulent CNP (Card-Not-Present) transactions over the next five years, according to new data from Juniper Research. The data found that a number of factors, such as the USA's shift to EMV cards, delays in 3DS 2.0 (3D-Secure) and click-and-collect fraud were key drivers behind the rise.
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