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6 reasons to invest in Africa

6 reasons to invest in Africa: Tarek Sultan, CEO & Vice Chairman, Agility

The conversation about Africa is shifting from one of “deficits” and “gaps” to one about opportunities, prospects, ventures and creativity.

Capturing a vibrant, modern Africa

Capturing a vibrant, modern Africa: Geoffrey White, CEO, Agility Africa

Much of the world’s perception of Africa is outdated and misinformed.

Geoffrey White, CEO, Agility

The macroeconomics across Africa are impressive: Geoffrey White, CEO, Agility Africa

The world in 2016 is very challenging; energy prices have collapsed, China’s economy has slowed; political instability is amok in the Middle East; ISIS wages open war; Russia has resumed its colonial ambitions and Europe is struggling to survive the difference in economic cultural attitudes between the North and South, compounded by the influx of migrants.

Kuwait's Agility plans up to $100M Africa spend in 2015

Kuwait-listed logistics firm Agility plans up to $100M Africa spend in 2015

Kuwait-listed logistics firm Agility plans to spend up to $100 million in 2015 on its expansion plans, with Africa the main target of its investment, a senior executive said on Thursday.

Bob Diamond, former CEO of Barclays and current CEO of Atlas Merchant Capital

Why Barclays former CEO Bob Diamond is doubling down on Africa with his new investment outfit Atlas Merchant Capital

Standing outside the Belvedere Hotel, one of the busiest meeting places here in Davos on a bitter cold Swiss morning, are dozens of the most powerful business leaders waiting to get through security to attend a breakfast event at the 45th annual World Economic Forum.