Friday 24 November 2017

Budding Business Incubation in Nigeria

Nigeria’s Business Day takes a look at domestic business incubators: ·         The Institute for Venture Design (IVD) is a subsidiary unit of FATE Foundation and was set up in co-operation with the Centre for Design Research (CDR) at the University of Stanford. So-called “high...

South Africa: Government Stance on Walmart Acquisition - Red Light for Investors?

The South African government’s move to force foreign companies such as Walmart to guarantee jobs after takeovers of local firms signals support for nationalisation policies and is seen as a risk to attracting foreign investors: According to Bloomberg data...

Actis' IOREC to Build USD1.5bn 'Town' in Mauritius

Bloomberg reports that Actis portfolio company Indian Ocean Real Estate Co. (IOREC) plans to build a USD1.5bn “town” in northeastern Mauritius. The 10-year Haut-Rive project is scheduled to begin in March 2012 with 400 housing units and a five-star hotel...

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