Saturday, October 16, 2021
In the Fastest-Growing African Economy, Government is the Fuel. Ethiopia is leaning on public spending, Chinese investment for its 8 percent-plus growth pace By William Davison   Photographer: Simon Dawson-Ethiopian Barley Harvest Ethiopia is the new flavor of the month for Africa watchers. The...
Finn Tarp, Director, UNU-WIDER Foreign aid is often seen as different from other forms of investment, and some argue that rather than having a positive effect it tends to distort economies and may potentially slow growth and development. In this...
Why every organization should invest in Thought Leadership By Daniel W Rasmus Thought leadership is not a science. It is difficult to measure its effects on sales, but large organizations continue to develop it because it creates a context beyond products...
Gloria Otieno, a former Kenya airways employee quit her lucrative career to go home with only a laptop and a facebook page! This although seems to be unwise decision for most people, to her it was the beginning of...
Research by startup funding platform VC4Africa reveals that African countries have diverse startup scenes, with investments varying widely across the continent. According to the research South Africa has the highest average startup investment amount, Nigeria has the highest number of...
Total external financial flows to Africa reached a new record high in 2012, totalling USD 182 billion, driven by FDI and remittances. there have been two major trends: Remittances overtook aid and FDI for the first time and became...
PRESS RELEASE – Having produced half a million protective aprons for front line health care workers, Nissan Sunderland is handing over the project reins to HMP Northumberland. A 57-strong team of staff volunteers at the plant have manufactured the aprons...
Carlos Lopes at the Yale African Development Colloquium on Monday, said a new brand of Africa is emerging; “one that exudes confidence, attractiveness for investments and that has considerably lowered risk, with investment reaching US$50 billion in 2012.” New Haven,...
AU chairman vows to strenghthen foundations for socio-economic growth At its annual AU summit in Ethiopia, 53 presidents of African countries elected the president Bingu wa Mutharika of Malawi, to lead the Union for the next one year This is...
A family in Dar es Salaam is mourning the death of its five members who were killed in a stampede that erupted at Uhuru Stadium in Dar es Salaam during the paying of last respects to President John Magufuli. Several...

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