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Economic Update | Wildlife conservation funding: will the rhino bond set a precedent?

14 Apr 2022
The World Bank has issued the world’s first wildlife conservation bond, raising money to protect endangered black rhino populations in South Africa. The move comes as governments and institutions...

Economic Update | Focus report: Opportunities and challenges in Zimbabwe’s sugar industry

13 Apr 2022
Focus report: Opportunities and challenges in Zimbabwe’s sugar industry
As one of the largest formal employers in Zimbabwe, the sugar industry's growth potential is significant.

Economic Update | The metaverse and extended reality: The future for higher education?

13 Apr 2022
In a bid to expand access and boost their reach, higher education institutions are increasingly exploring the possibilities of the metaverse and associated extended-reality (XR) approaches.

Economic Update | Can smart cities solve Egypt’s housing shortage?

7 Apr 2022
Architects, property developers and other key stakeholders in Egypt’s construction sector are increasingly embracing digitalisation as the country looks towards smart city solutions to solve its...

Economic Update | How will the AfCFTA boost Ghana’s free zone exports?

6 Apr 2022
With a focus on driving broader economic development through both manufacturing and the establishment of special economic zones (SEZs), Ghana is looking to capitalise on the benefits associated with...

Economic View | Amadou Diallo, CEO, DHL Global Forwarding Middle East and Africa

5 Apr 2022
Amadou Diallo, CEO, DHL Global Forwarding Middle East and Africa
In what ways does the push for environmental sustainability affect logistics forwarding companies?

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