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The growth of retail in sub-Saharan Africa is good news, however, it has a down side for other retailers.
I cannot shake off a sense of nervousness and mild irritation, each time I listen to the gospel of Africa’s enormous opportunity.
Where once stood overgrown bush and sisal plantations, now sits a luxury golf estate .
The IMF predicts that six of the world’s 10 fastest-growing economies in 2014 will be in Africa.
“I don’t believe in jobs. I believe in seeing opportunity.”
I am more convinced than ever that the single biggest constraint to the growth of multinationals in Africa is perspective.
At the Kenyan coast stands the 2,500 acre Vipingo Ridge golf development.
Bayer CropScience is ramping up its presence in Africa.
“There are some dangers in overstating the ‘Africa rising’ view,” says Goldman Sachs head.
How we made it in Africa interviews the entrepreneurs behind SimplePay.
Ethiopia currently houses only a handful of international hotel brands.
With Nigeria’s property market becoming more sophisticated, new prime grade commercial developments offers a number of opportunities.
Africa Tech Trends is a fortnightly column by Tom Jackson focusing on the most important developments in Africa’s technology industry.
New report reveals the top 10 hotels visited by the super-rich in the year to June 2014.
Dubai is a “fantastic hub for doing business in Africa,” says Ashish Thakkar.