Daily Archives: September 22, 2015
Illicit Financial Flows: Significant Impediment to Achieving Sustainable Development Goal #6 — Ensuring Healthy Lives
Analysis of illicit financial flows (IFFs) in the poorest nations shows that from 2008 – 2012 IFFs swamped national health spending in many countries. The IFF/Health Spending ratios provided below give an indication of the challenge some countries will face in achieving Sustainable Development Goals #6.
THE role of human resources has evolved dramatically over the years and transformed into one of a valuable business partner. There has also been a recent shift towards “talent management” as attracting top talent has become a serious competitive matter demanding attention at the top levels of an organisation.
Prices of Tokunbo Cars Show Continuous Increase
A.M. Best will present at the African Insurance Organisation’s (AIO) 20th Annual African Reinsurance Forum on “The Importance and Relevance of Credit Ratings in an Emerging Market.” Greg Carter, managing director of analytics—EMEA, will give the presentation on Tuesday, 6 October.
In the first edition of its Africa Energy Frontiers series, Centurion Law Group provides insights on one of Central Africa’s most innovative oil, gas and power markets: Congo Brazzaville. Centurion identifies ultra-deepwater oil and gas production, pre-salt discovery and development, oil sands appraisal, and investment in gas production and utilization as Congo Brazzaville’s ‘Energy Frontiers’ – areas of great interest to domestic and international investors.
Influencing methods of business activities, mobile phone coverage in East Africa has grown at a staggering rate over the past decade. By the end of 2015, the regional mobile usage is predicted to exceed 3.8 million people. In the same year, penetration would also expand to 85% according to Jovago.com survey.
September 22, 2015
On September, 18, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation(1) with The Gambia.
In an earlier article, Midsummer’s CEO Sven Lindström outlined some of the most common myths about solar power. Here are five more of the most common solar energy myths – coupled with the real facts: