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Episode 178: Short course - Building and maintaining a sustainable business.

Date: 23 Jun 2016
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Harmonising media research across Africa
Harmonising media research across Africa

Beyond Babel: harmonising media research across Africa for a more prosperous future...

By Oresti Patricios 21 hours ago

Innovation Prize for Africa winners: (L-R): Dr Imogen Wright, Dr Eddy Agbo, Dr Achidi Valentin Agon.
Innovation Prize for Africa winners

Ground-breaking healthcare solutions grab the Innovation Prize for Africa 2016 - total cash awards of US$150 000, showcasing African ingenuity...

24 Jun 2016

Dharmesh Nagar
How to market in Africa

Marketing in Africa: getting around uniquely African hurdles...

23 Jun 2016

Energy investors merge to create pan-Africa power group
Energy investors merge to create pan-Africa power group

Two major investors in African power projects announced a joint venture to help boost electricity output across the continent...

23 Jun 2016

Michael Armstrong
Africa's productivity growth rate falls

Africa's average rate of productivity growth falls to 1.7%...

23 Jun 2016

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Youth employment trends in East Africa

Youth-led research shows young Africans still face many obstacles when entering the labour market...

21 Jun 2016

Coca-Cola unveils new $130 million bottling plant in Mozambique
Coca-Cola unveils new $130 million bottling plant in Mozambique

President of Mozambique and The Coca-Cola Company chairman and CEO open fully-automated, world-class bottling plant in Mozambique...

20 Jun 2016

Group of Andela developers,Kenya. Photo Credit: Robert Opiyo
Zuckerberg, GV invest in Andela

With new backing from Zuckerberg and GV, Andela will empower Africa's next generation of great technical leaders...

20 Jun 2016

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#TRENDING: What do an umbrella, a shark and a house plant have in common?

The influential Consumer Goods Forum summit was held in Africa for the first time - these are the top trends emerging...

By Louise Marsland 20 Jun 2016

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Research on sharing economy for Namibia

German Ambassador Invites UNAM researcher on 'Sharing Economy' to Germany...

17 Jun 2016

#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa
#CGFsummit: Reasons to believe in Africa

There are many reasons to invest in Africa and even more reasons to believe in Africa, international delegates were told at the Consumer Goods Forum global summit in Cape Town...

By Louise Marsland 17 Jun 2016

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#CGFSummit: Future of retailing in sub-Saharan Africa

Five things you need to know about the future of the retail market in sub-Saharan Africa...

By Louise Marsland 16 Jun 2016

Nigeria promotes ridesharing in Africa
Nigeria promotes ridesharing in Africa

Nigeria leads the way promoting ridesharing in Africa, says Uber...

By Ebi Atawodi 14 Jun 2016

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EU signs economic partnership agreement with Southern African countries

This development-oriented agreement is the first of its kind with an African region, pursuing regional economic integration...

13 Jun 2016

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8 lessons for entrepreneurs to go global

Ivan Epstein, president for Sage International (Africa, Australia, Middle East and Asia), relates his 8 lessons for entrepreneurs...

By Ivan Epstein 10 Jun 2016

Africa's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30
Africa's top 30 entrepreneurs under 30

Forbes Africa reveals Africa's 30 most promising entrepreneurs under 30 for 2016...

30 May 2016

Intra-Africa trade plays a role in GDP
Intra-Africa trade plays a role in GDP

Intra-African trade can be a catalyst investment and foster growth on the continent...

27 May 2016

#AfricaDay: Call for new thinking about Africa
#AfricaDay: Call for new thinking about Africa

Nurturing and encouraging a different way of thinking by Africa's thought leaders - and about Africa by the rest of the world - was emphasised...

26 May 2016

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Africa is poised for a digital revolution

Africa's CEOs look to innovation and technology to boost growth in a challenging global economic environment...

23 May 2016

When the going gets tough, the tough do more research
When the going gets tough, the tough do more research

A recent downgrade in Africa's predicted growth reflects many of the difficulties facing sub-Saharan Africa...

22 May 2016

The opportunities in retail disruption
The opportunities in retail disruption

CEOs from Coca Cola, Nestlé, Tesco, Alibaba and more, to attend 60th Global Summit of the Consumer Goods Forum in Cape Town this year...

16 May 2016

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Boost in Japan-Africa ties

Japan is increasingly eager to support Africa's transformation...

By Kingsley Ighobor 12 May 2016

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Africa's growth: meltdown or slowdown?

The main reasons for a relative economic slowdown are not unique to Africa and are the same as those weighing down the global economy...

12 May 2016

The six Africa youth trends you can't ignore
The six Africa youth trends you can't ignore

Six trends that reflect the new attitudes and changing priorities of African youth in 2016...

11 May 2016

Fast internet for Africa by 2020
Fast internet for Africa by 2020

Campaign launched for faster internet for all Africa by 2020...

By Gabriella Mulligan 9 May 2016

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Africa looks to its entrepreneurs

With unemployment rates around the continent remaining worryingly high, a majority of African nations are hoping entrepreneurship will create jobs...

By Raphael Obonyo 9 May 2016

Effective Measure expands into Africa
Effective Measure expands into Africa

Effective Measure has expanded its coverage of the African media market...

9 May 2016

Food & Hospitality Africa food demonstration
Pan-African food and hospitality show launches

Food and Hospitality Africa launched this week to showcase trade opportunities into Africa...

4 May 2016

Achieving Africa Agenda 2063 development goals
Achieving Africa Agenda 2063 development goals

Capacity remains the missing link in achieving development goals in Africa...

4 May 2016

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