Archive for the ‘Business Focus’ category
Andrew Waititu, SAP’s MD for East Africa, says companies will miss out if they don’t grow their presence beyond their host country.
The future of Kenya’s business environment is looking increasingly bright as the national economy continues to grow at an enviable pace.
How we made it in Africa talks to KPMG’s Africa head of life sciences about Africa’s healthcare industry challenges.
Current market conditions are putting mining companies in a quandary, says Lee Downham, EY Global Mining & Metals Transactions leader.
“The main goals of the fund are to preserve state reserves but also to create additional sources of revenue,” says FSDEA’s chairman.
Chai Bora MD discusses the company’s plans and the benefits of having private equity investors on board.
Tom Jackson talks about the reality of Africa’s unpreparedness for its migration to digital broadcasting.
The mining industry could do a better job at community development in Africa, says Mark Bristow.
Talking investment with CEO of Mkoba Private Equity Fund.
Hard retail data, consumer needs and behaviour, combined with macro-economic datasets, are better indicators of opportunity in African markets.
A new study shows that weather-based insurance will help smallholder farmers to withstand the effects of climate change and market shocks.
How we made it in Africa publisher Jaco Maritz shares his experiences from a recent visit to Ivory Coast.
A solution to solving the infrastructure deficit? A close cooperation between businesses and the government.
Benedict Tesha, owner of Jamaa Technologies, talks about the factors that led to his previous business’s collapse.
“In Dar es Salaam there is a huge increase in the purchase of apartments,” says Mustafa Suleimanji, managing director for Lamudi in Tanzania.