“Globalisation is one of the key forces shaping the continent’s economic growth, and holds vast untapped potential to sustainably improve living standards for Africans.”
Southern Africa has no shortage of resourceful people grabbing life by the horns.
“To think of the Anzisha Prize as a once-a-year event would be an underestimate of the programme,” says Josh Adler, director of the Centre of Entrepreneurial Leadership at ALA.
In its recent ‘World Economic Outlook’ report, the International Monetary Fund says Chad will be Africa’s fastest growing economy in 2014
“There is no sign of Africa’s exploration activity slowing down, and the continent is expected to continue on its growth path as its attractiveness as an investment destination for the sector becomes ever more apparent due to its untapped resources and potential of new discoveries.”
Africa offers enormous growth potential for e-retailers given that online shopping is in its infancy in the region.
Competition for talent is increasing in Africa.
Africa offers potentially lucrative returns for both local and international companies with a knack for spotting opportunities and the ability to think outside the box.
The growth of retail in sub-Saharan Africa is good news, however, it has a down side for other retailers.
A team sponsored by DHL have just embarked on a grand and ambitious journey through 45 African countries, starting in Cape Town and ending in London in September 2015.
With Nigeria’s property market becoming more sophisticated, new prime grade commercial developments offers a number of opportunities.
“More emphasis needs to be placed on trade partnerships between African countries to drive seamless intra-Africa trade.”
New report shows Gulf companies are increasing their exposure to African infrastructure, primarily telecommunications, ports and power.
Vlisco has products for every price point.
Successfully marketing a brand across such a diverse continent as Africa is no easy task.