A finalist of UNCTAD’s award for women in business gets $10 million from her government to build a fresh juice factory that will promote sustainable agriculture and improve livelihoods.
Unlike public and private companies that enjoy support from wealthy investors and governments, family companies rely on customers’ goodwill and trust for survival.
Port Louis, Mauritius//- Mauritius, being strategically located between Asia and Africa, praise itself as having one of the continent’s most stable regulatory environment.
Accra, Ghana//-Chidi Koldsweat is on a bold mission to provide clarity, direction and solutions to development challenges that plague Africa and its people over the years.
There was an air of optimism in Kenya ahead of a planned visit by Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan to Nairobi this week, a visit expected to cement recent commitments between the two countries and address some sticking issues in their relations.
Geneva, Switzerland// – The dramatic rise in e-commerce amid movement restrictions induced by COVID‑19 increased online retail sales’ share of total retail sales from 16% to 19% in 2020, according to estimates in an UNCTAD report released on 3 May.