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World Economic Forum

World Economic Forum Flags Need For Africa To Reduce Non-tariff Trade...

By Paul Clark, Africa fund manager at Ashburton InvestmentsOn 22 January 2019, a session was held at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos...

Kganyago Sees No Reason For a Moody’s Rating Downgrade

DAVOS - There has not been any negative development for South Africa’s sovereign rating since Moody’s last pronouncement on the creditworthiness of the country,...
Cyril Ramaphosa

#WEF19: “We Have The Loss Of Nine Years To Make Up,”...

If you listened to President Cyril Ramaphosa at Davos you would have slept soundly amid the snow of this ski resort in Switzerland in...
The World Economic Forum in Davos has Globalisation 4.0 as it's theme.

WEF In Davos: Globalisation 4.0 What Does That Mean?

Global leaders have descended on the Swiss ski resort of Davos for the World Economic Forum’s annual meeting. This year’s theme is “Globalisation 4.0:...
UN Chief Antonio Guterres addresses climate change at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

Davos: ‘We Are Losing The Race On Climate Change’ – UN...

UN chief Antonio Guterres on Thursday warned that the world is "losing the race" on climate change as he demanded that governments make bolder commitments beyond...
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President Ramaphosa And Ministers At The World Economic Forum

The South African envoy participated in a press briefing at the World Economic Forum in Davos-Klosters, Switzerland.With South Africa recently moving out of recession and...
E-Waste Challenges

UN, World Economic Forum And Partners Come Together To Address E-Waste...

Seven UN entities have come together, supported by the World Economic Forum and the World Business Council for Sustainable Development to better address...
The UN will use the platform of the World Economic Forum to present humanitarian and human rights issues.

UN To Use WEF Davos To Highlight Humanitarian Issues

Heads of UN and international aid agencies will use the World Economic Forum’s influential platform to present humanitarian and human rights issues on behalf...
President Cyril Ramaphosa.

Ramaphosa Says Independence Of The Reserve Bank Is ‘Sacrosanct’

President Cyril Ramaphosa says there are no plans to interfere with the independence of the SA Reserve Bank, in an apparent climb down from...
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Road To Davos 2019: Africa’s Place In Globalization 4.0

The World Economic Forum's annual meetings in Davos 2019 will run from 22nd – 25th of January. Conversations will center on Globalization 4.0. In...
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Road To Davos 2019: Africa’s Economic Outlook

The World Economic Forum's annual meetings in Davos 2019 will focus on shaping a new architecture for the next wave of globalisation. Iyinoluwa Aboyeji,...
Man throwing bank notes in the air.

Global Tipping Point: Half The World Is Now Middle Class Or...

Something of enormous global significance is happening almost without notice. For the first time since agriculture-based civilisation began 10,000 years ago, the majority of...
Digitising Business

8 Mistakes Executives Make When Digitising Their Business

Keeping a watchful eye on technical innovation is vital to develop a clear vision for the future of any business. But effective strategies for...
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What Is The Best Age To Become An Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurs come in all shapes and sizes, but new research suggests that middle-aged ones are more successful.Contradicting the popular image of tech-savvy whizz kids...

World Economic Forum on Africa

Under the theme Connecting Africa’s Resources through Digital Transformation, the 26th World Economic Forum on Africa will convene regional and global leaders from business,...

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