Dec 15, 2014
Over 60 percent of Africa’s total population is under the age of 25, a demographic synonymous with innovation and entrepreneurship.
Dec 9, 2014
A target of 5 percent growth by 2019 was set by South African president Jacob Zuma in this year’s budget speech. Many have called this number ambitious; however the president stood his ground on this point . . .
Dec 3, 2014
While Europe struggles with an aging workforce and other high growth economies like India and China show signs of slowing, investors look to Africa as it burgeons on the cusp of a consumer boom.
Nov 25, 2014
South Africa’s primary energy provider, the state owned Eskom continues to struggle to meet the electricity requirements of this developing country.
Nov 17, 2014
With disruptive behavior becoming almost regular in the house of parliament, one can feel now more than ever the absence of the dignified and respected late Nelson Mandela.
Nov 11, 2014
The South African Post Office (SAPO) has endured a four-month unprotected strike by its employees. The strike has crippled operations and substantially delayed the delivery of mail countrywide.
Oct 28, 2014
The stock markets provide an ideal vehicle for transparent investment within a legal framework, a valuable asset to the foreign investor operating in unfamiliar territory.
Oct 20, 2014
The month of October saw the inaugural European House-Ambrosetti Italian-South African summit. The aim of the summit was to increase bilateral investment and intercompany collaboration on ventures concerning the respective countries.