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African seaports: Upgrade or drown

A World Bank study notes that only a few African seaports are world class.

Africa flies on a wing and a prayer

Air transport reforms are needed to unlock the industry’s full potential across the continent.

Malawi – from agricultural success story to food crisis

Once again Malawi finds itself in a tight spot. A food crisis set off by erratic rains, rising food prices and economic hardships is slowly unfolding.

Harnessing Africa’s stock exchanges to promote growth

Despite some weaknesses, right policies could unleash their power