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Five countries, often overlooked, poised for 5%-plus growth

Strong growth in the face of challenging economic conditions across the continent.

Time for African countries to rethink mining policies

Across the continent, a wave of mining policy adjustments is impacting Africa's investment attractiveness.

All is not lost for BRICS-Africa despite recent challenges

The 'thrill' behind BRICS-Africa engagements has waned.

Mining: Tough times far from over

Further adversity may be expected before a significant turnaround in transaction activity.

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    Five countries, often overlooked, poised for 5%-plus growth

    12 September, 2016
    Strong growth in the face of challenging economic conditions across the continent.
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    India, Africa rekindle trade ties

    15 August, 2016
    Old friends explore new possibilities.
  3. Lusaka, Zambia; photo: Mike Rosenberg

    Zambia’s most challenging elections in decades

    11 August, 2016
    Whoever wins the Zambian elections will be faced with the enormous challenge of fixing a broken economic system.
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    How Africa’s top mining event is adapting to desperate times

    22 July, 2016
    The Mining Indaba’s MD shares how the event is adapting to better reflect the state of the industry.
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    Will Africa follow Asia’s developmental growth trajectory?

    18 July, 2016
    Is Africa’s development inevitable?
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    Time for African countries to rethink mining policies

    14 July, 2016
    Across the continent, a wave of mining policy adjustments is impacting Africa's investment attractiveness.
  7. Lusaka, Zambia; photo: Mike Rosenberg

    Zambia can beat the economic slowdown by making every kwacha count

    5 July, 2016
    Times are hard and Zambians have been feeling the pinch.
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    All is not lost for BRICS-Africa despite recent challenges

    18 June, 2016
    The 'thrill' behind BRICS-Africa engagements has waned.
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    Mining: Slower, lower, weaker… but not defeated

    10 June, 2016
    2015 was a race to the bottom.
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    Mining: Tough times far from over

    25 May, 2016
    Further adversity may be expected before a significant turnaround in transaction activity.
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    Foreign investors losing confidence in South Africa

    16 May, 2016
    Africa’s most sophisticated economy faces global headwinds, but problematic governance compounds its challenges.
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    Video: Huge diamond found in Botswana could sell for more than $70m

    13 May, 2016
    The three-billion-year-old crystal, mined in Botswana last year, is about the size of a tennis ball.
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    China’s rebalancing spells changes for Africa’s business model

    22 March, 2016
    For Africa, the China-enabled 'golden growth decade' has passed. As China rebalances, so must Africa.
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    Aliko Dangote on why he is still investing in Africa, despite downturn

    22 March, 2016
    'Hard times also bring opportunities.'
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    Will Africa continue to rise? Five issues high on the agenda of CEOs

    15 March, 2016
    Gauging the challenges currently faced by leaders of multinational enterprises.
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