Investment

By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 7th, 2013
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 Human rights abuses documented The Ethiopian government has committed egregious human rights abuses to make way for agricultural land investments, in direct violation of international law, said the Oakland Institute in a new briefing paper released in New Delhi this week. The report, entitled “...
By IndepthAfrica
In Eritrea
Oct 31st, 2012
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Returns of thirty per cent a year sound too good to be true, but that’s what it is claimed you can earn by investing in this rising nation. Local businesses say they are booming, meanwhile foreign investors are jostling for opportunities. So where can these incredible profits be made? The answe...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 28th, 2012
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United States President Barack Obama has declared Nigeria as the world’s next economic success story, stressing that this was one of the major reasons why his government was committed to helping the country build strong democratic institutions and remove constraints to trade and investment thro...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 9th, 2012
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South Africa’s Government Employees Pension Fund (GEPF) is considering investing around $22-billion outside the country to diversify its risks and some of that may go to other African countries and emerging markets. Really, and this when most businesses in South Africa are not able to borrow on...
By benim
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Jun 29th, 2011
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Nigeria’s long-delayed law to overhaul of its oil sector will require further review before it is passed, a former petroleum minister said Wednesday, a move that could further hit investment. Former petroleum resources minister Diezani Alison-Madueke told the Senate, as it screened her for a po...
By benim
In Algeria
Jun 15th, 2011
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Algeria’s parliament on Wednesday approved a budget law covering a raft of subsidies aimed at defusing mounting public discontent over jobs and high prices, a local report said. An overwhelming majority of lawmakers voted in favour of the Complementary Financial Act 2011 in a session boycotted ...
By benim
In East Africa
May 31st, 2011
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Egypt’s Minister of Industry and Foreign Trade Samir el-Sayyad discussed with his Ethiopian counterpart Tadesse Halie means of fostering industrial cooperation and joint investments in the coming phase. Talks focused on extending invitations to businessmen from both sides to exchange visits and get a...
By benim
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May 18th, 2011
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Resource-rich Africa is set to be the world’s next investment destination thanks to an array of reforms sweeping across many previously troubled countries, a former Nigerian leader said on Wednesday. Olusegun Obasanjo, in office in Nigeria for eight years until 2007, said that after many years ...
By benim
In Lifestyle
Jan 27th, 2011
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Question: How can I become rich? Please don’t tell me what I want to hear; tell me what I need to know. Answer: The secret to becoming wealthy This has to be the most common thought on people’s minds and is probably the most frequently asked question. Before we unpack the question on becoming wealthy...