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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.
Distell has acquired land for factories in both Angola and Nigeria.
Once rocked by war and ethnic tensions, Abidjan is again rising.
Many Africans previously seen as “middle class” are in fact highly vulnerable to various economic shocks.
Simba Corp CEO acquired his business acumen from his father.
“The best way to create a sustainable social impact is finding commercial solutions for social problems.”