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Google, Tesla, Apple: Blow for activists as US court dismisses child labour cases

The Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit refused to hold Alphabet (Google), Apple, Dell, Microsoft, and Tesla

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Ghana’s Akufo-Addo wants Africa’s stash of cash brought back home from abroad

“Reserves” do not usually include less liquid national assets overseas, such as diplomatic holdings of buildings, sovereign wealth fund investments,

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UNECA’s Claver Gatete: “We need to focus on a practical, collaborative and regional approach”

The role of financial institutions is critical. Our traditional institutions, such as the World Bank, the African Development Bank, and

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Africa’s Eurobonds market roars back to life

The Covid-19 pandemic, the conflict in Ukraine, and the surge in global interest rates have had a severe impact on

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Invest in African movies or miss out on the film market of the future

Opinion by Sarudzayi Marufu/African Business Filmmakers in Africa are used to going it alone. Long overlooked by international studios as

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To shape Africa’s future, ramp up investments in youth education and leadership

Youth leadership is also the key to tackling the challenges to multilateralism, which underpins democracy, equity, the rule of law,

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Africa’s debt crisis needs a bold new approach: expert outlines a way forward

Total external debts as a share of Africa’s export earnings increased from 74.5% in 2010 to 140% in 2022. In

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Wagner Group is now Africa Corps. What this means for Russia’s operations on the continent

In Libya and Mali, Russia is unlikely to yield ground due to enduring geopolitical objectives. These include generating revenue from

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The AfCFTA is a Silver Bullet Against Africa’s Skulking Poverty

Import substitution had as much success as structural adjustment policies (SAPs) in attracting FDI, growing African economies, and ending poverty.

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How Africa can attract tech investment beyond the “Big Four

Kenya, Egypt, South Africa and Nigeria continue to lead for VC investment, but there is a need to attract tech

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The AfCFTA is a Bona Fide Game Changer

A fully implemented AfCFTA shall take on the existential priorities of a stable global order on Africa’s behalf by tackling

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From African Business ~ The coming year for African banks

Operating conditions for most African banks are likely to be similar in 2024, but there are signs that things could

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