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“African companies have the potential to be global leaders within many industries.”
Business leaders debate the impact that a weakening South African economy has on the rest of the continent.
“Although we export all over the world, Africa is our main focus market.”
PwC says investors should look beyond Lagos, Kinshasa and Johannesburg.
South African entrepreneur explains why product diversification has helped his business grow in Southern Africa.
“Yes, there are issues. There are service delivery protests, there are strikes, but those are illustrative of a healthy democracy.”
There has been a rapid expansion of banking activities across the continent in recent years.
“US companies can do very well in Africa provided they put in the effort to understand the continent’s markets in detail.”
Johannesburg, South Africa’s economic capital, makes a comeback after white flight, overcrowding and neglect led to the decline of the inner city.
South African Ashley Uys explains how he started manufacturing low-cost medical diagnostic test kits.
These “local dynamos” are winning customers through innovative business models.
How successful has AGOA been in the past 14 years and what future does it hold for Africa?
Experts debate the future of AGOA for South Africa and what it would mean for Africa if the country was excluded.
“There is a wariness about South Africans and how they do business.”
A look at the complexities of exchange controls in Africa and the role they are currently playing in South Africa.