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Women Leaders In Africa: Balancing The Gender Equation

In this podcast, Africa.com speaks with Nitika Rosa, GE Africa's Head of HR and Lerato Molebatsi, GE South Africa's Managing Director. Nitika Rosa: I am currently the head of...
African Diamond Trade

The Impact Of Lab-Grown Diamonds On The African Diamond Trade

Prior to the political war thriller Blood Diamond being released onto the silver screen in 2006, most of the world was blissfully unaware of the immense suffering often associated with the African...

The Mauritius Government And Ministry Of Finance Responds To Factually Incorrect Reports

Reference is made to the various articles on Mauritius published by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) on the 23rd of July 2019, in the...
Digitalization of economies

There’s Need For More Disruption In Africa’s Tech Scene

For most people living outside Africa, they imagine the continent as the home of poverty, corruption

Is Nigeria Equipped To Tax The Digital Economy?

The Organisation for Economic Co-Operation and Development says the digital economy is increasingly becoming the economy itself and It will not be feasible to ring-fence it from the rest of the economy...
Dubai International Financial Centre

What Sets Dubai’s Free Zones Apart?

A quick search for the best free trade zones in the world and one of Dubai’s multiple free zones will pop up. The Financial Times’ FDi Intelligence report 2018 named Dubai Multi Commodities Centre...

Big Returns For Businesses In Rutenderi Thanks To New Mini-Grid

A new 50kW mini-grid in the village of Rutenderi in eastern Rwanda, has kick-started the local economy and is beginning to transform the sleepy rural village into a productive hub. The new...

A Series Of Firsts For Africa At Expo 2020 Dubai

Dubai is on track to host the most spectacular global festival on earth. The World Expo is a stage for nations to showcase their wares and ideas for the future, on a stage like...

Three-Wheeled Auto-Rickshaw Service In Lomé And Cotonou

Users of the Gozem app can now order auto-rickshaws from their smartphones in Lomé,Togo and Cotonou, Benin. After launching other on-demand transport products such asmotorcycle taxis (“zemidjans”), Gozem enriches its transport offering...
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Five Things African Businesses Should Know About The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry

Getting To Know The Chamber The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry is a non-profit organisation which has supported the business community in Dubai for more than five decades. The organisation...

In Conversation With Africa’s Youngest Billionaire Mohammed Dewji On Entrepreneurship

At the FORBES AFRICA Under 30 Meet-up, Africa’s youngest billionaire and President of MeTL Group, Mohammed Dewji gave a talk and then opened the floor to penetrating questions from the young entrepreneurs...
Bitcoin in Africa

Why Millennials In Africa Are Turning To Bitcoin

When a society develops or changes, it is usually the younger generations that embrace these changes and utilises them in the best ways. This is certainly true in different areas of life...

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