Middle class

By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 27th, 2013
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what does it hold? A lot of issues have been raised on the rise of the middle class in Africa and the change that these classes of people can actually cause towards the economic growth and transformation in Africa. Many analysts have raised concerns as to which class of people falls within the so cal...
By IndepthAfrica
In Business
Apr 10th, 2012
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UK companies need to do more to take advantages of opportunities to win customers among the growing African middle classes, according to a new report. A Barclays survey of UK companies currently exporting to Africa found that the vast majority – 92 per cent – believe there is opportunity for UK...
By benim
In IndepthAfrica
May 5th, 2011
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Cape Town- Africa’s middle class is growing at a compounded rate of 3.1% per year and now accounts for some 300 million out of the continent’s one billion population, says African Development Bank chief economist Mthuli Ncube. Speaking on Thursday at the World Economic Forum on Africa, Nc...