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With unbanked and rural populations, mobile commerce is a good way to reach African consumers.
We highlight our most prominent interviews with business bosses.
An AfDB report shows that many African SMEs have difficulty accessing external financing.
The Pan African Housing Fund looks to address the housing shortage in East Africa.
How we made it in Africa spends a day with DHL in Kigali, Rwanda.
Many businesses are denied funding as their records are not up to scratch.
Prosoya Kenya founder explains how to attract finance.
“Private equity and venture capital is increasingly becoming an important funding option for African entrepreneurs.”
Regulations, strong exchange control and small returns deter foreign investment in African startups.
The US Federal Reserve Bank’s quantitative easing programme has repercussions for South Africa.
Growing internet penetration in Africa has wide-ranging effects, contributing to economic and social development.
The Sino-Africa Centre of Excellence is focused on improving relations between Africa and China.
Niger boasts opportunities in the mining, retail and property industries.
Companies expanding into Africa need a good understanding of the local environment, laws and regulations to properly manage risk.
Randall Kempner highlights two challenges that makes finding funding difficult for entrepreneurs.