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It is very rare in Kenya to see the CEO of a Chinese-owned company discussing their interests in the country.
How we made it in Africa asked Anisa Kale to share some of her advice for strategically marketing to lower-end consumers in townships.
The ravages of war are not being felt only in South Sudan.
Nigeria could be argued to present the best opportunity for many investors looking at the African continent.
“We have come up with a system that I would describe as the Android of business software.”
Kenyan businessman Vimal Shah is one of the region’s most prominent entrepreneurs.
Beyond mentorship, African entrepreneurs need more “validators”, according to Dr James Manyika, a director of the McKinsey Global Institute.
For more capital to flow into agriculture, farmers and financiers will have to learn a lot more about each other.
Innovation opportunities for the year ahead.
Kaskazi Network delivers consumer goods to informal shops and kiosks by motorcycle.
Gains from low oil prices can be substantial for developing-country importers if supported by stronger global growth.
“The way one gets out of a big hole in business, is very simple – stop digging,” says Maneesh Garg.
“You can call me a workaholic because I work from 5am to midnight… It is not work for me. It’s fun.”
Tom Nelson and Charles Whall explain why they believe the oil price is unlikely to stay this low for an extended period of time.
“Our aim is to take the hassle out of getting your place cleaned.”