Economy

November 1, 2017

World Update: India climbs global business ranking. But it’s not that simple

It’s getting easier to do business in India. But there’s still a long way to go. The country leaped 30 spots to 100 in the World […]
November 1, 2017

Africa Update: Quarterly Labour Force Survey – SA employment grew by 92 000 in Q3

The results of the Quarterly Labour Force Survey (QLFS) for the third quarter of 2017 released by Statistics South Africa today, indicate that employment grew by […]
November 1, 2017

Africa Update: Africa’s best, worst countries for doing business

The World Bank Group’s latest Doing Business 2018: Reforming to Create Jobs report ranks New Zealand, Singapore and Denmark in first, second and third spots, respectively, […]
October 30, 2017

Nigeria Update: CBN rules out naira fall as external reserves hit $34bn

The nation’s external reserves have hit $34bn from $33.6bn attained on October 25, the Central Bank of Nigeria has stated. The reserves have been appreciating very […]