Archive for the ‘Business Focus’ category
ECA International’s Cost of Living survey highlights the most expensive cities for expatriates.
Report projects growth in number of M&A between companies in different African countries.
Regulations, strong exchange control and small returns deter foreign investment in African startups.
The US Federal Reserve Bank’s quantitative easing programme has repercussions for South Africa.
Growing internet penetration in Africa has wide-ranging effects, contributing to economic and social development.
An article in British magazine Tatler describes the lavish lifestyles of wealthy Nigerians living in London.
An avid user of social media, Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame is pushing technological innovations.
Most Africans access the internet via their phones, affecting how Google develops new services.
The Kenyan middle class “have time to play golf, go for spa weekends and spend time with family”.
Oltio head talks about a new mobile payments system, and what it could mean for Africa’s SMEs.
How we made it in Africa looks at Promasidor’s business strategy in Kenya.
Poultry industry operators need the right business strategies to thrive in Africa.
Managing stress and burnout in employees lowers absenteeism rates, increases productivity and decreases the costs associated with high staff turnover.
“There is no reason why the next Bill Gates shouldn’t come from Africa.”
“We can help local companies compete and be as good as the multinationals coming to Africa.”