Sep 03

Top 10 most competitive economies in sub-Saharan Africa -


The sub-Saharan African region has provided something of a silver lining in an otherwise broadly felt global economic downturn in recent years, according to the latest edition of the World Economic Forum’s Global Competitiveness Report, which assesses 144 economies. Sub-Saharan economies continued to register impressive growth rates of close to 5% in 2013 – with rising projections for the next two years – below only emerging and developing Asia.

The report ranks markets on 12 key measures that influence competitiveness, including infrastructure, education and innovation. The following are the top 10 performers in the region.

Aug 29

Sounds of Kinshasa: music, dance and culture are a lifeline in Congo - FT.com

Aug 22

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Aug 21

Can art help to bring peace to Sudan?

Aug 20

The new and next in Global African culture -

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Aug 14

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How Africa is Challenging Marketing - Niti Bhan - Harvard Business Review -

For the first time, Western stereotypes associating Africa with death, disease, poverty, and war are being replaced by the reality of demanding, brand-conscious consumers who happen to live in a challenging environment.

(Source: africanconsumermarket, via prepaidafrica)

Aug 11

My Africa Is: The Documentary Series -

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