Who Owns Whom ownership research shows that there are 2,599 foreign direct investments (FDI) by South African companies on the rest of the continent. ... The finance, insurance and business services sectors are leading, followed by wholesale and retail, and manufacturing.
Any swift transition to democratic rule in Sudan could further deepen tensions that already exist in the country. While the protestors’ demands ... and momentum represent a milestone for Sudan, the country faces several crucial challenges before it can transition to democracy.
Oil-price volatility highlights the fragility of a development model based on a single resource. For oil-producing countries the imperative of ... adopting a more diverse investment strategy can no longer be ignored.