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Africa’s largest producer of crude oil is the continents second-biggest importer of petroleum.
“Africa was booming and my dreams seemed more feasible over there.”
“The macro story in East Africa echoes that of Africa, and that makes it a relatively more attractive region.”
Business solutions must be tailored to the African context, says Eleni Gabre-Madhin.
A major Chinese shoe manufacturer is lacing up for the long run in this economic powerhouse. Will others follow?
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.
“It’s not about the platform but about how you use the platform that matters.”
“Being in a band and chasing the magic fame dragon isn’t all that different to being an entrepreneur.”
“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.
Africa’s need to aggressively pursue the industrialisation path has become more compelling.