Research analysts at JP Morgan, one of the US’s largest investment banks, moved Nigeria from overweight to market weight in its list of emerging-market ... sovereign recommendations this week. But the move will have little impact on investor sentiment towards Nigeria in the short to medium term, say capital market experts.
South Africa: Small business’ ability to create jobs limited by red tape, says Black Business Council
South Africa’s plan to create 11 million jobs by 2030 through empowering the small business sector via targeted procurement, better access ... to funding, and cutting red tape, remains elusive, according to Black Business Council (BBC) CEO Kganki Matabane.
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Two years after the failure of its merger with Boeing, Brazilian manufacturer Embraer is redoubling its efforts to sell its sub-150 seat aircraft, ... which it believes are better suited to the continental market.
Western governments including those in the US and the UK still haven’t grasped the importance of finding non-Chinese sources of rare earths, ... Altona Rare Earths CEO Christian Taylor-Wilkinson tells The Africa Report.
The uncertainty created by the war in Europe has caused an unprecedented surge in the price of cereals, of which Ukraine and Russia are among ... the main exporters to the continent. What impact will Washington's oil embargo have on Moscow? What if Brussels follows? Due to the lack of visibility, the international markets panicked and prices soared.