Old friends explore new possibilities.
While a strong dollar should benefit African commodity exporters, it comes at a time when protectionist trade policies could reduce African export revenues.
2017 looks to be the year the countries hardest hit by the crisis seek to recover.
Interesting products and services targeted at the mining industry.
We think Chile since the 1960s and Peru since the 1970s offer useful lessons for sub-Saharan African commodity exporters such as Zambia.
Across the continent, a wave of mining policy adjustments is impacting Africa's investment attractiveness.
Dangote takes long-term view to build pan-African cement empire
10 April, 2017While other manufacturers are struggling in Nigeria's tough economic environment, Dangote cement is performing strongly.
Latin American lessons for Africa
22 March, 2017We think Chile since the 1960s and Peru since the 1970s offer useful lessons for sub-Saharan African commodity exporters such as Zambia.
Why 2017 could be a better year for Africa’s miners
15 February, 2017Africa’s mining industry has been through a challenging few years.
Virtual mines and floating hotels: Five interesting innovations at the Mining Indaba
9 February, 2017Interesting products and services targeted at the mining industry.
Mining Indaba: Even the food tastes better this year as optimism returns to the industry
8 February, 2017There is newfound energy at this year's Mining Indaba, especially compared to the somewhat depressing event last year.
How Trump’s policies could hurt African mining
7 February, 2017While a strong dollar should benefit African commodity exporters, it comes at a time when protectionist trade policies could reduce African export revenues.
Cornering Africa’s untapped B2B support services market: The story of Tsebo Group
23 January, 2017Company spots gap in the market.
2017 outlook for Africa – threats or opportunities?
16 January, 20172017 will be a critical year for Africa.
Development in Africa is on a firm footing – here’s how to take it to the next level
3 January, 20172017 looks to be the year the countries hardest hit by the crisis seek to recover.
Zambia: Ignoring golden rules of taxation can strangle your economy
29 November, 2016The Zambian government should stop moving the goal posts.
What are the best approaches to Africa’s economic development?
13 October, 2016Diversification and beneficiation might not be the answers.
Beneath the Surface: Pius Kasolo, CEO, ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc
27 September, 2016'Apart from the cyclical commodity prices, the power deficit being experienced in the country is one of the greatest threats.'
Five countries, often overlooked, poised for 5%-plus growth
12 September, 2016Strong growth in the face of challenging economic conditions across the continent.
India, Africa rekindle trade ties
15 August, 2016Old friends explore new possibilities.