• Opportunities in Africa - Investing Across Sectors

    What are the opportunities of investing in Africa? In this episode, African experts and CEOs share perspectives on investing across various sectors in Africa and how the challenges transform into opportunities for business. Video No. 4, titled “Opportunities in Africa – Investing Across Sectors” is the fourth installment in IGD's video series, “Changing Perceptions: Addressing the Misperceptions of Investing in Africa.” For more information about the project, visit: http://www.igdleaders.org/media-center/changing-perceptions/ Join the conversation using #AfricaEmerging Video by IGD and Oxbow Creative. Music by Kevin MacLeod. Additional footage by Neil Pursey.

    published: 08 Aug 2014
  • Dangote on investing in Africa | FT Business

    ► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Founder of the Dangote Group on the global downturn Aliko Dangote, founder of Dangote Group, speaks to the FT’s William Wallis about the impact of the global downturn on African economies, demand for commodities produced by Dangote and his investments in the continent. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes

    published: 05 Oct 2015
  • The Best African Country to Invest in | Access Africa | CNBC International

    The best African country to invest in, according to Tutu Agyare. CNBC finds out more. Subscribe to CNBC International: http://bit.ly/1eiWsDq Tutu Agyare, managing partner and chief investment officer at Nubuke Investments, discusses the hottest growth prospects in Africa. CNBC's Access: Africa sits down with heads of state, top CEOs, business leaders, entrepreneurs and philanthropists, to discuss the key business trends and investment opportunities. The series gets to the heart of Africa's growth story, taking a close look at a number of key sectors including aviation, mining, resources, finance and manufacturing. CNBC.com for more great clips: http://cnb.cx/1pkIZzq CNBC International playlist: http://bit.ly/1sGMtK4 Like us on CNBC's Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/cnbc Follow...

    published: 16 Dec 2014
  • Why The U.S. And China Are Investing In Africa

    The US just pledged $14 billion to invest in African businesses and infrastructure, while China has been doing so for years. Here's why both are betting on Africa as the next big global market. Learn More: A Brief Guide to This Week's U.S.-Africa Summit http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2014/08/03/a-brief-guide-to-this-weeks-u-s-africa-summit/ "President Barack Obama has invited the leaders of nearly 50 African nations for the first ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. on Monday through Wednesday." 5 reasons Obama's Africa leaders' summit matters http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/04/politics/white-house-africa-summit/ "By any measure it's historic: The vast majority of Africa's leaders flying to Washington at the invite of the President, whose father was born on the contin...

    published: 11 Aug 2014
  • WHY IS CHINA INVESTING IN AFRICA? CONGO REP. STUDY CASE

    What are the opportunities of investing in Congo Republic? In this study, we share perspectives on investing across various sectors in Congo and how the challenges transform into opportunities for business.

    published: 16 Dec 2016
  • Investments in Africa's transport infrastructure begin to pay off

    African countries were on a drive to boost infrastructure and road networks on the continent in 2016. Ethiopia made huge strides this year with the inauguration of a new railway line, linking the capital, Addis Ababa with Djibouti in October. The 750 kilometer line was built at a cost of 4 billion US dollars with help from China. The country wants to have 5,000 kilometers of new rail lines by 2020 to boost the economy by improving transport. "It is a part of trans African railway network so… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/03/investments-in-africa-s-transport-infrastructure-begin-to-pay-off Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/...

    published: 04 Jan 2017
  • Investing in Africa

    In the last 30 years, China has pulled 500 million people out of poverty and into the middle class. India hot on their heels doing the same. The last remaining billion people in poverty is in Africa. They are eager to catch up too, and making progress toward that end. In terms of economic growth, Africa needs just about everything. As such, the opportunities are plentiful and for successful ideas, the markets humongous. In terms of impact, given the ubiquity of poverty and hunger, plus greater than 25% unemployment, almost any business is an impactful business. Africa is the next big opportunity for impact investors. This webinar will share stories and learnings of working with and investing in African entrepreneurs, along with stores from visiting them in-country, seeing Africa fi...

    published: 17 Aug 2016
  • Meet South Africa's youngest millionaire only at 23

    The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However a young South African trader has managed to crack it. Sandile Shezi has successfully learnt how to trade currencies and at just 23 he's become one of the youngest multi-millionaires in the country. Shezi now wants to empower other young South Africans to do the same. Sumitra Nydoo caught up with him.

    published: 19 Aug 2015
  • Africa's Complicated Food Puzzle | Future of Food

    In some African countries, foreign investment in food production has improved infrastructure and quality of life. But large-scale agriculture has also had negative effects, including environmental degradation and destruction of small farms. Photojournalist Robin Hammond, who covered this conflict for National Geographic magazine, gives a ground-level view of the issues. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world's premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what's possible. Get More National Geographic: Official Site: http://bit.ly/NatGeoOfficialSite Facebook: ...

    published: 07 Aug 2014
  • Chinese technology, investments boost African farms

    With help from the Chinese government, many Chinese companies have built large farms and farming technology demonstration centers across Africa. In order to guarantee the food supply and speed up their agricultural development, many African countries are hoping to expand cooperation with China.

    published: 09 Nov 2015
  • Investing in Africa's Agriculture

    Agriculture has long been touted as the underdog in many African countries; not fully developed, but bursting with unrealized potential. CCTV's Angelo Coppola filed this report from the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association's annual meeting in Cape Town.

    published: 18 Jun 2014
  • Why Invest in Africa?

    This is a short video highlighting the development that has happened in Africa and the reasons people should consider investing in this continent. Africa has its problems like everywhere but it also has bustling cities, fabulous wildlife, educated populations, natural beauty spots, business men and women, entrepreneurs, fashion, music, restaurants and bars. With growth rates of 5%+ and the highest return on investment at the moment, the question should really be, why are you NOT investing in Africa? Half of the top twenty fastest growing economies of 2012 were in sub-saharan Africa. Currently only 5.5% of FDI goes to Africa, so this is the time to invest. The majority of the statistics in this video are based on the most recent McKinsey reports and Ernst and Young's Africa Attractiveness s...

    published: 11 Apr 2013
  • South African startup using digital technology for cattle investments

    Take a look at this concept of "Livestock Wealth" in South Africa! It's a new investment opportunity for the South African market - where you invest your money in cows rather than unit trusts and shares. According to its proponents - these real-life, manure producing assets offer a rate of return higher than the instruments available at the JSE. Through a web and mobile application, potential investors can buy their cows online and Livestock Wealth will manage the cattle like an investment portfolio. Yolisa Njamela has more.

    published: 22 Dec 2016
  • Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News

    Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News, recorded 25.11.2009 A monthly look at business across the continent. The BBC talks to the people and businesses who are changing the economic face of Africa. BBC correspondents within each country will report on the growing trends and latest business developments in this region. Recorded from BBC World News.

    published: 01 Feb 2011
  • Africa Business Report 15 - Rwanda Investments - BBC News

    Africa Business Report 15 - Rwanda Investments - BBC News, recorded 11.05.2010 A monthly look at business across the continent. The BBC talks to the people and businesses who are changing the economic face of Africa. BBC correspondents within each country will report on the growing trends and latest business developments in this region. Recorded from BBC World News.

    published: 01 Feb 2011
  • Financing Infrastructure Investment in Africa

    Speaker(s): Paul Collier, Antonio Estache, Keith Palmer Chair: Tony Venables Recorded on 24 September 2013 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building. Paul Collier (Co-Director, Centre for the Study of African Economies and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford) spoke on the topic of Financing Infrastructure Investment in Africa. Antonio Estache (European Centre for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics) and Keith Palmer (InfraCo and Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund) were discussants. Tony Venables (Oxford) chaired the session.

    published: 26 Sep 2013
Opportunities in Africa - Investing Across Sectors

Opportunities in Africa - Investing Across Sectors

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  • Updated: 08 Aug 2014
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What are the opportunities of investing in Africa? In this episode, African experts and CEOs share perspectives on investing across various sectors in Africa and how the challenges transform into opportunities for business. Video No. 4, titled “Opportunities in Africa – Investing Across Sectors” is the fourth installment in IGD's video series, “Changing Perceptions: Addressing the Misperceptions of Investing in Africa.” For more information about the project, visit: http://www.igdleaders.org/media-center/changing-perceptions/ Join the conversation using #AfricaEmerging Video by IGD and Oxbow Creative. Music by Kevin MacLeod. Additional footage by Neil Pursey.
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Dangote on investing in Africa | FT Business

Dangote on investing in Africa | FT Business

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► Subscribe to the Financial Times on YouTube: http://bit.ly/FTimeSubs Founder of the Dangote Group on the global downturn Aliko Dangote, founder of Dangote Group, speaks to the FT’s William Wallis about the impact of the global downturn on African economies, demand for commodities produced by Dangote and his investments in the continent. For more video content from the Financial Times, visit http://www.FT.com/video Twitter https://twitter.com/ftvideo Facebook https://www.facebook.com/financialtimes
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The Best African Country to Invest in | Access Africa | CNBC International

The Best African Country to Invest in | Access Africa | CNBC International

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  • Updated: 16 Dec 2014
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The best African country to invest in, according to Tutu Agyare. CNBC finds out more. Subscribe to CNBC International: http://bit.ly/1eiWsDq Tutu Agyare, managing partner and chief investment officer at Nubuke Investments, discusses the hottest growth prospects in Africa. CNBC's Access: Africa sits down with heads of state, top CEOs, business leaders, entrepreneurs and philanthropists, to discuss the key business trends and investment opportunities. The series gets to the heart of Africa's growth story, taking a close look at a number of key sectors including aviation, mining, resources, finance and manufacturing. CNBC.com for more great clips: http://cnb.cx/1pkIZzq CNBC International playlist: http://bit.ly/1sGMtK4 Like us on CNBC's Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/cnbc Follow us on CNBC's Twitter accounts https://twitter.com/CNBCWorld https://twitter.com/CNBC
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Why The U.S. And China Are Investing In Africa

Why The U.S. And China Are Investing In Africa

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  • Updated: 11 Aug 2014
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The US just pledged $14 billion to invest in African businesses and infrastructure, while China has been doing so for years. Here's why both are betting on Africa as the next big global market. Learn More: A Brief Guide to This Week's U.S.-Africa Summit http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2014/08/03/a-brief-guide-to-this-weeks-u-s-africa-summit/ "President Barack Obama has invited the leaders of nearly 50 African nations for the first ever U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. on Monday through Wednesday." 5 reasons Obama's Africa leaders' summit matters http://www.cnn.com/2014/08/04/politics/white-house-africa-summit/ "By any measure it's historic: The vast majority of Africa's leaders flying to Washington at the invite of the President, whose father was born on the continent, to mark what the White House hopes is a new era of cooperation." The African leaders who haven't been invited to D.C. - and the surprising ones who were http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/worldviews/wp/2014/08/04/the-african-leaders-who-werent-invited-to-d-c-s-africa-summit/ "It is an exceptional event, even measured by Washington's standards. This week, more than 50 African leaders will unite in the U.S. capital to discuss delicate issues such as gay rights, the Ebola outbreak and terrorism." Obama Wins $14 Billion in Pledges for Africa Investments http://www.businessweek.com/news/2014-08-05/obama-wins-14-billion-in-pledges-for-africa-investments "President Barack Obama plans to announce today $14 billion in commitments from U.S. companies for investments in Africa, a centerpiece of his goal of strengthening commercial ties to the continent." Angola Economic Update https://www.imf.org/external/country/AGO/rr/2013/060113.pdf "After being hit hard by the global financial crisis, Angola's economy is now gathering momentum, with robust GDP growth supported by strong fiscal and external balances, a stable exchange rate and moderate inflation." Africa's Pulse http://www.worldbank.org/content/dam/Worldbank/document/Africa/Report/Africas-Pulse-brochure_Vol9.pdf "The economic outlook for Sub-Saharan Africa remains robust, but growth is vulnerable to lower commodity prices and a slowdown in capital flows" World Economic and Financial Surveys http://www.imf.org/external/pubs/ft/weo/2013/02/pdf/text.pdf "Transitions and Tensions" Annual Development Effectiveness Review 2013 http://www.afdb.org/fileadmin/uploads/afdb/Documents/Project-and-Operations/ADER-%20Annual%20Development%20Effectiveness%20Review%202013.pdf "This third edition of the African Development Bank (AfDB)'s Annual Development Effectiveness Review is the product of strong collaboration on the part of staff from most of AfDB's departments." The World at War https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ALDyfZMJOmA Watch More TestTube! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testtubenetwork _________________________ TestTube's new daily show is committed to answering the smart, inquisitive questions we have about life, society, politics and anything else happening in the news. It's a place where curiosity rules and together we'll get a clearer understanding of this crazy world we live in. Watch more TestTube: http://testtube.com/testtubedailyshow/ Subscribe now! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=testtubenetwork TestTube on Twitter https://twitter.com/TestTube Tara Long on Twitter https://twitter.com/TaraLongest Trace Dominguez on Twitter https://twitter.com/TraceDominguez TestTube on Facebook https://facebook.com/testtubenetwork TestTube on Google+ http://gplus.to/TestTube Download the New TestTube iOS app! http://testu.be/1ndmmMq
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WHY IS CHINA INVESTING IN AFRICA? CONGO REP. STUDY CASE

WHY IS CHINA INVESTING IN AFRICA? CONGO REP. STUDY CASE

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  • Updated: 16 Dec 2016
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What are the opportunities of investing in Congo Republic? In this study, we share perspectives on investing across various sectors in Congo and how the challenges transform into opportunities for business.
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Investments in Africa's transport infrastructure begin to pay off

Investments in Africa's transport infrastructure begin to pay off

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  • Updated: 04 Jan 2017
  • views: 13088
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African countries were on a drive to boost infrastructure and road networks on the continent in 2016. Ethiopia made huge strides this year with the inauguration of a new railway line, linking the capital, Addis Ababa with Djibouti in October. The 750 kilometer line was built at a cost of 4 billion US dollars with help from China. The country wants to have 5,000 kilometers of new rail lines by 2020 to boost the economy by improving transport. "It is a part of trans African railway network so… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2017/01/03/investments-in-africa-s-transport-infrastructure-begin-to-pay-off Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/africanews Africanews is available in English and French. Website : www.africanews.com Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/africanews.channel/ Twitter : https://twitter.com/africanews
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Investing in Africa

Investing in Africa

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  • Updated: 17 Aug 2016
  • views: 497
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In the last 30 years, China has pulled 500 million people out of poverty and into the middle class. India hot on their heels doing the same. The last remaining billion people in poverty is in Africa. They are eager to catch up too, and making progress toward that end. In terms of economic growth, Africa needs just about everything. As such, the opportunities are plentiful and for successful ideas, the markets humongous. In terms of impact, given the ubiquity of poverty and hunger, plus greater than 25% unemployment, almost any business is an impactful business. Africa is the next big opportunity for impact investors. This webinar will share stories and learnings of working with and investing in African entrepreneurs, along with stores from visiting them in-country, seeing Africa first hand.
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Meet South Africa's youngest millionaire only at 23

Meet South Africa's youngest millionaire only at 23

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  • Updated: 19 Aug 2015
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The Foreign exchange market is the biggest financial market in the world. At least four trillion dollars is traded on currency markets on a daily basis. This market is known for its volatility and high risk nature, which is why it is mostly traded by banks and big corporate. However a young South African trader has managed to crack it. Sandile Shezi has successfully learnt how to trade currencies and at just 23 he's become one of the youngest multi-millionaires in the country. Shezi now wants to empower other young South Africans to do the same. Sumitra Nydoo caught up with him.
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Africa's Complicated Food Puzzle | Future of Food

Africa's Complicated Food Puzzle | Future of Food

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  • Updated: 07 Aug 2014
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In some African countries, foreign investment in food production has improved infrastructure and quality of life. But large-scale agriculture has also had negative effects, including environmental degradation and destruction of small farms. Photojournalist Robin Hammond, who covered this conflict for National Geographic magazine, gives a ground-level view of the issues. ➡ Subscribe: http://bit.ly/NatGeoSubscribe About National Geographic: National Geographic is the world's premium destination for science, exploration, and adventure. Through their world-class scientists, photographers, journalists, and filmmakers, Nat Geo gets you closer to the stories that matter and past the edge of what's possible. Get More National Geographic: Official Site: http://bit.ly/NatGeoOfficialSite Facebook: http://bit.ly/FBNatGeo Twitter: http://bit.ly/NatGeoTwitter Instagram: http://bit.ly/NatGeoInsta At National Geographic's Future of Food forum on May 2, 2014, leading experts gathered to discuss how we can feed a global population set to top nine billion by 2050. Click here for National Geographic's eight-month series on the future of food: http://food.nationalgeographic.com. Africa's Complicated Food Puzzle | Future of Food https://youtu.be/TX2uSeCOjpY National Geographic https://www.youtube.com/natgeo
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Chinese technology, investments boost African farms

Chinese technology, investments boost African farms

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  • Updated: 09 Nov 2015
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With help from the Chinese government, many Chinese companies have built large farms and farming technology demonstration centers across Africa. In order to guarantee the food supply and speed up their agricultural development, many African countries are hoping to expand cooperation with China.
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Investing in Africa's Agriculture

Investing in Africa's Agriculture

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Agriculture has long been touted as the underdog in many African countries; not fully developed, but bursting with unrealized potential. CCTV's Angelo Coppola filed this report from the International Food and Agribusiness Management Association's annual meeting in Cape Town.
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Why Invest in Africa?

Why Invest in Africa?

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  • Updated: 11 Apr 2013
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This is a short video highlighting the development that has happened in Africa and the reasons people should consider investing in this continent. Africa has its problems like everywhere but it also has bustling cities, fabulous wildlife, educated populations, natural beauty spots, business men and women, entrepreneurs, fashion, music, restaurants and bars. With growth rates of 5%+ and the highest return on investment at the moment, the question should really be, why are you NOT investing in Africa? Half of the top twenty fastest growing economies of 2012 were in sub-saharan Africa. Currently only 5.5% of FDI goes to Africa, so this is the time to invest. The majority of the statistics in this video are based on the most recent McKinsey reports and Ernst and Young's Africa Attractiveness survey. Both these organisations see potential in the African market, so we are not alone in believing in a positive future for the African continent.
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South African startup using digital technology for cattle investments

South African startup using digital technology for cattle investments

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  • Updated: 22 Dec 2016
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Take a look at this concept of "Livestock Wealth" in South Africa! It's a new investment opportunity for the South African market - where you invest your money in cows rather than unit trusts and shares. According to its proponents - these real-life, manure producing assets offer a rate of return higher than the instruments available at the JSE. Through a web and mobile application, potential investors can buy their cows online and Livestock Wealth will manage the cattle like an investment portfolio. Yolisa Njamela has more.
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Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News

Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News

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  • Updated: 01 Feb 2011
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Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News, recorded 25.11.2009 A monthly look at business across the continent. The BBC talks to the people and businesses who are changing the economic face of Africa. BBC correspondents within each country will report on the growing trends and latest business developments in this region. Recorded from BBC World News.
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Africa Business Report 15 - Rwanda Investments - BBC News

Africa Business Report 15 - Rwanda Investments - BBC News

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  • Updated: 01 Feb 2011
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Africa Business Report 15 - Rwanda Investments - BBC News, recorded 11.05.2010 A monthly look at business across the continent. The BBC talks to the people and businesses who are changing the economic face of Africa. BBC correspondents within each country will report on the growing trends and latest business developments in this region. Recorded from BBC World News.
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Financing Infrastructure Investment in Africa

Financing Infrastructure Investment in Africa

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Speaker(s): Paul Collier, Antonio Estache, Keith Palmer Chair: Tony Venables Recorded on 24 September 2013 in Sheikh Zayed Theatre, New Academic Building. Paul Collier (Co-Director, Centre for the Study of African Economies and Professor of Economics and Public Policy at the Blavatnik School of Government, University of Oxford) spoke on the topic of Financing Infrastructure Investment in Africa. Antonio Estache (European Centre for Advanced Research in Economics and Statistics) and Keith Palmer (InfraCo and Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund) were discussants. Tony Venables (Oxford) chaired the session.
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