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Japanese electronics manufacturer Epson is expecting growth in demand for printers in East Africa due to a surge in private sector activity.
Insight into the spending patterns of middle class Ghanaians.
Elizabeth Ojelua’s handmade shoes and bags are gaining a following in Nigeria.
DHL highlights opportunities for African entrepreneurs and SMEs in the continent.
“The biggest challenge I see with young entrepreneurs is not sitting down and doing the research.”
The success of Tabitha Karanja and her Keroche Breweries is a classic David and Goliath tale.
“Don’t buy a restaurant franchise if you like to go to sleep early.”
“There will always be a place for ice cream. As long as there are children, there will always be a market.”
A look at the used and new car markets in Africa.
Bethlehem Tilahun Alemu launches online business, Republic of Leather.
Sub-Saharan Africa has seen a 4.7% increase in foreign direct investment in 2013.
To connect with consumers, brands must have a clear picture of their target audience.
“We are proud that we can make a product here which is entirely made from Kenyan handicraft.”
While 52% of FDI went into the resource sectors, EY’s report highlights an increasingly diversifying economy.
The countries of North Africa trade and invest less in each other’s economies than any other region in the world.