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Swahili could become a more important language, and anyone looking to Africa should pay attention to it.
Selling satellite phones, electronics and heavy vehicles is Ian Cox’s business.
DHL is seeing increased growth in its business in the small West African nation.
Africans, who have returned to the continent for work purposes, share their thoughts.
“Strengthening regional cooperation and trade will make Africa more competitive internationally.”
Thorough research and on-the-ground experience is key to understanding and unlocking Africa’s complex consumer market.
Winners of Africa’s premier youth entrepreneurship award share how the prize has helped their businesses.
In an effort to increase local rice production, Nigeria has proposed to ban rice imports by 2015.
Engen’s innovative strategy is a marketing tool and a way of growing its business.
“It definitely takes a strong heart to decide to work in South Sudan.”
The African diaspora is playing a significant role in the continent’s growth story.
“In the western world the rules have already been defined. Here it is a new territory and that is where the opportunity is.”
Many Africans living abroad have returned to the continent to set up companies. But how have their expectations compared to the reality?
Solwezi in Zambia’s Northwestern Province has been described as a modern day African boom town.
“I think agriculture is definitely one of the biggest growth areas for Africa.”