Feb 7th, 2013
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 “...
Oct 31st, 2012
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...
Aug 28th, 2012
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...
Apr 9th, 2012
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...
Jan 27th, 2011
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...