Articles tagged Johannesburg Stock Exchange
China-Africa Civil Society Dialogue : Development Challenges in Africa and the Chinese Development Experience
Beijing, P.R. China, October 18th -19th , 2010
For most of the past five decades African countries were locked out of international capital markets. As a result, they have largely been spared the twin woes of the 2008 financial turmoil and subsequent world economic downturn. The More >
DAKAR – Sub-Saharan African is in the grip of currency-union mania. Regional groups of countries in eastern, southern, and western Africa are all giving priority to the idea of creating a monetary union. But haven’t we heard this all before in Africa?
Indeed, today’s enthusiasm for currency unions ignores the poor track record of previous attempts on the continent to establish them through More >