Monthly Archives: March 2015
A number of leading Southern African franchise brands will return to Southern Africa’s premier entrepreneurship and business expo in 2015, while a host of new exhibitors are signing up to participate in the enhanced Business, Entrepreneurship & Franchise Expo, hosted in partnership with Eskom.
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Tsidi Tsikata visited Zambia during March 19-31 to complete discussions for the 2015 Article IV consultation. This followed initial discussions in December 2014, prior to Zambia’s recent Presidential by-election.
The digital economy has arrived. No matter what business you are in, your world is changing because digital is rewriting the rules.
The Islamic Corporation for the Development of the Private Sector (ICD) (http://www.icd-idb.com), the private sector arm of the Islamic Development Bank Group, signed today with the Free Zone Authority of Nouadhibou a technical assistance agreement to support the expansion of the fishery sector in Mauritania.
Radical transformation of the ICT sector has already brought us a host of life-changing innovations. Take the mobile industry, which has transformed from a niche luxury for a small pool of users at its inception in the 1980s to must-have devices and a critical utility for billions of the world’s population today. This impressive growth in the power, connectivity and flexibility of devices and networks has also hugely impacted the type, availability and monetization of content we now expect to readily access on them.