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Africa may be a continent on the rise, but so are its debts and deficits.
The next phase of China’s engagement on the continent will depend on African governments creating conducive conditions for business to overcome falling mineral prices.
Size is not everything - and six African companies are showing that you do not have to be a multinational to be a market leader.
Kuwait’s reticent sovereign wealth fund talks to This Is Africa about its interests in northern Africa
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As investment into Africa matures, the narrative is no longer wholly opportunistic nor philanthropic – it is simply optimistic.
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Kenya and Ghana are both investing billions in building pre-planned tech hubs - but are ICT megacities the best way to support the continent’s growing tech movement?
In the oil rich Niger Delta, kidnapping may be on the wane but oil theft is a growing problem - and so long as mass poverty and unemployment persist, so will security risks.
Pharmaceutical giant GlaxoSmithKline's vice president for East Africa, Allan Pamba, talks to This Is Africa about the company's outlook on the continent's shifting healthcare needs.
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