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Kenya 15th most attractive investment destination in Africa

Kenyan economy is doing favourably, however, economic headwinds can dampen investor sentiment.

Putting innovation in African logistics at the centre of regional economic growth

Problems created by sub-standard logistics present innovators with additional business opportunities.

Botswana – the most attractive investment destination in Africa

Botswana's strategic location, skilled workforce and a politically stable environment have attracted the attention of international investors.

With adequate infrastructure, African firms could boost productivity by up to 40%

Infrastructure development lowers the costs of doing business and supports growth and economic development.

Building resilience in the energy-food-water nexus

Treating energy, food and water systems independently of each other can result in critical system linkages and vulnerabilities being underappreciated.

Africa’s mining markets show momentum for investors

With global markets in a constant state of flux, new strategies for commodities investment in Africa are providing smarter opportunities for investors.

Recent Articles

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    21 June, 2017
    Private capital is being courted, and African investors may be more prepared for the higher perceived risk than their foreign counterparts.
  2. Investors seek strong corporate governance

    19 June, 2017
    If governance regulations are strengthened, this can help companies, investors and national economies deal with future shocks.
  3. Serving sustainable jobs in the hospitality industry

    14 June, 2017
    The hospitality sector and its role in the value-chain is not merely a necessary accompaniment to economic growth or an afterthought to infrastructure development.
  4. Africa’s maturing private equity market

    14 June, 2017
    In the short-term, it is highly likely that Africa will continue to experience a GDP growth that far outpaces the rest of the world.
  5. Striking the right balance for investors and the man on the street

    14 June, 2017
    Identifying and supporting high-growth industries whose success has the capacity to make tangible, positive socio-economic outcomes are, therefore, a constructive and responsible strategy.
  6. Africa’s economic headwinds are subsiding

    6 June, 2017
    The region’s growth is rebounding, but remains variegated.
  7. Better times ahead for Ghana’s economy

    6 June, 2017
    The medium-term prospects point towards a recovery of economic growth.
  8. Kenya 15th most attractive investment destination in Africa

    12 May, 2017
    Kenyan economy is doing favourably, however, economic headwinds can dampen investor sentiment.
  9. Botswana – the most attractive investment destination in Africa

    19 April, 2017
    Botswana's strategic location, skilled workforce and a politically stable environment have attracted the attention of international investors.
  10. With adequate infrastructure, African firms could boost productivity by up to 40%

    29 March, 2017
    Infrastructure development lowers the costs of doing business and supports growth and economic development.
  11. The Africa most global investors don’t understand

    24 November, 2016
    African investors may have a slightly more nuanced understanding of their own markets and a stronger emotional connection to the issues that innovators are tackling.
  12. Africa’s mining markets show momentum for investors

    24 November, 2016
    With global markets in a constant state of flux, new strategies for commodities investment in Africa are providing smarter opportunities for investors.
  13. Could Mauritius be the new African hub?

    12 October, 2016
    Mauritius has multiple bilateral trade agreements across Africa.
  14. Building resilience in the energy-food-water nexus

    12 October, 2016
    Treating energy, food and water systems independently of each other can result in critical system linkages and vulnerabilities being underappreciated.
  15. A variegated picture of the global economy and its spillovers

    9 September, 2016
    The positive global growth spillovers of a stronger US economy will be countered by negative growth spillovers from China.
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