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In the last five years a number of international restaurant franchises have opened in East Africa.
How can African governments balance the budget required for physical and social infrastructure with taxation required for economic growth?
“I admire US business mogul Donald Trump for his resilience.”
Nearly 50% of CEOs plan to pursue a joint venture or a new strategic alliance in the coming year.
Technology is linking potential customers to markets at a rate that would have seemed impossible even a decade ago
New study challenges some commonly held perceptions about the size of Africa’s middle class.
“Just deliver your promises to customers and respect the cultural norms.”
Gavin Bell hopes to take the lessons he has acquired running KFC to rebuild his brand Kengeles.
Ashish Thakkar is an entrepreneur with a vision of placing Africa at the centre of the world stage.
Nigeria’s controversial new MasterCard-branded identity card is a huge coup for the payments company.
Tom Jackson on the latest developments in Africa’s technology industry.
The World Economic Forum ranks the region’s most competitive countries.
Vermont has a larger economy than countries such as Côte d’Ivoire, Zambia and Mozambique.
“If the BRICS countries are able to achieve unity of purpose, I think this group and its new development bank could become very powerful in changing the global financial landscape.”
Visa boss highlights the need to create awareness on the benefits of electronic payments.