Africa

Seamless risk protection for mega-projects: Mozambique

Infrastructure development is booming across Africa, due in no small part to significant economic growth and foreign direct investment. In line with this, and as part of Santam’s strategic expansion into Africa in partnership with…
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Financing development under President Buhari

The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has prognosticated a possible economic recession in 2016. This possible worst outcome of the present slump is something I am sure President Muhammadu Buhari would do everything to prevent….
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Barclays Africa Supply Chain Competition Winner

Barclays Africa Group Limited (Barclays Africa) crowned Markit Opportunity the Barclays Africa Supply Chain Challenge champion at a panel submission judging event held at The Bandwidth Barn Accelerator in Cape Town last night. The pan-African…
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China in Africa

China’s trade with Africa was only 5% of its global trade total, according to 2011 figures from Global Trade Atlas. But its impact on the continent is profound. Equally so, China’s current woes will weigh…
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Africa Re & ILO's Impact Insurance Facility

The ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility and African Reinsurance Corporation (Africa Re) signed today a partnership to support and enhance the development of microinsurance markets in African countries. The partnership between the ILO’s Impact Insurance Facility…