economy

SAIEE-EIC chairperson joins Global Start Up committee

The SAIEE-EIC announced that its chairperson, Yolanda Mabuto, has been appointed as a board member of the World Business Angel Investment Forum – Global Start Up for the African Continent.

Capacity Development Workshop to empower South African SMMEs

The South African Renewable Energy Business Incubator (Sarebi) has launched the Capacity Development Workshop to support green SMMEs.

Mozambique economic update: Setting the stage for recovery

COVID-19 hit the economy just as Mozambique was attempting to recover from the slowdown triggered by the tropical cyclones in 2019. This report explores how to 'build back better'.
IRP

Top four risks of doing business in South Africa in 2021

Unemployment, profound social instability, and water crisis are some of the risks noted in the WEF Global Risk Report for doing business in South Africa.
African Free Trade Area

Africa: Building resilient economies through regional integration

The second Africa Regional Integration Index (ARII 2019) launched by the ECA, AfDB and the AUC, calls for African economies to deepen their integration.
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New market: Light steel frame building method holds potential

Light steel frame building (LSFB) materials hold the potential for quick, accurate building construction and new market opportunities for South Africa.
4th annual Regional Energy Summit: West Africa

Key investors and African utilities brought in to enhance the energy...

APUA partners with RES: West in Senegal to deliver key investors and Africa utilities to the conversation around West Africa's energy mix.
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Counting on the WEF on Africa to be powerful

Ed's note: Will the gathered leaders find consensus and deliver some solutions from this year's World Economic Forum on Africa taking place in Cape Town?
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Beyond the tipping point: Is solar and wind enough for our...

As more solar and wind enter the energy market, it spells good news for our air, water and health but why is it happening? Eaton explores the tipping point.
africa

How energy can work better for Africans, Billions at Play

African economies are undergoing a transformative period and Africans capable to the continent successful, writes NJ Ayuk in his book - Billions at Play.

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