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Malawi Investment and Trade Centre (MITC) : Spotlight

A land of untapped opportunity, we peel back the layers on the investment potential of the ‘Warm Heart of Africa’.

Driving the Hospitality Industry’s Economic Recovery

Change in transformation and gender equality in tourism will deliver economic growth. We find out more with Lindiwe Sangweni-Siddo, COO of City Lodge Hotel Group, Chair of TTCSA (Tourism Transformation Council of SA), and Show Ambassador for Hostex 2022.

Botswana Investment and Trade Centre (BITC) : Spotlight

An overview of Botswana’s industries and the state of the financial sector as it pursues continued economic growth.

Lesotho Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) : Spotlight

In line with its socio-economic development, Lesotho is catalysing a conducive business environment. We discover more about industry in the country.

Eswatini Investment and Trade Promotion Authority (EIPA) : Spotlight

Unveiling Eswatini as a nexus of trade and investment in pursuit of diversification on the global commerce landscape.

Building Africa’s Mobile Economy

In recent years, the advent of mobile money services across the continent has enjoyed explosive growth. We explore the trends and major players behind Africa’s booming digital infrastructure.

How Upskilling Will Help African Businesses Thrive Post-COVID

With businesses seeking to recover from COVID-19’s disruptive impact, Dan Tesnjak, Vice President EMEA & APAC, Degreed, believes upskilling is vital for Africa’s digital industry.

East African Business Council (EABC) : Business in East Africa

East Africa’s industrial landscape is at the centre of ongoing reforms designed to expedite intra-African trade and unify a stable, competitive and prosperous haven for trade and investment.

The Role of Banks in a Post-COVID World

As the world continues to adapt to a ‘new normal’ brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic, what does the future hold for financial institutions?

South Africa : Business Insight

We examine South Africa and explore how the country will recover tourism and agriculture in the years following COVID-19.