Posts Tagged ‘africa’

Consumer demand and e-commerce to drive logistics industry in Africa

DHL expects 2015 to be a year of growth for the logistics industry on the African continent.

Smart success: Tap into Africa’s five dynamic drivers

Tapping into Africa’s five largest drivers will undoubtedly increase your chance of success.

How to understand Africa’s middle class

Ben Longman unpicks the true size of the middle class, how to understand it and track its growth.

Experts share tips for online retail success in sub-Saharan Africa

Major takeaways from Frebruary’s 2015 eCommerce Africa conference.

Partners in Africa – the key to success or failure?

Finding the right partner is crucial and the choice must be carefully made.

Thought leadership: What is it about agriculture in Africa?

“Everything can wait but agriculture cannot wait!”

Communicating with one of the world’s fastest growing middle class

Companies should be innovative when it comes to marketing on the African continent.

New initiative aims to boost Africa’s crop yields with new seeds

In Africa, seed production has long been dominated by big government monopolies. But a new initiative hopes to change that.

Africa Tech Trends: TV white spaces for affordable internet?

The use of so-called TV white space technology is on the increase across Africa.

Airline Flydubai increasing its business on the continent

UAE’s low-cost airline Flydubai is increasing its routes to several destinations in northern and eastern Africa.

African pension funds should invest more in local private equity, says fund manager

Pension funds in Africa should direct more money towards financing private equity firms that fund local enterprises.

Bitcoin exchange expands to Kenya, sees potential in using M-Pesa

Global Bitcoin exchange Igot has been granted access to the mobile money service M-Pesa, currently used by about 17 million Kenyans.

Six essential tips for sound budgeting for small business

From having two budgets to updating regularly – here are six tips every small business owner should take note of.

Creative crowdsourcing: Springleap helping brands better target Africa

Trevor Wolfe, Springleap’s MD, tells How we made it in Africa about the company’s plans for Africa.

Online travel company Wego discusses its plans in mobile-first Africa

Singapore-based Wego looks to 4G to disrupt Africa’s travel metasearch space.