1. Quotes about Africa

    1. Purchasing professionals in the West, East and Central Africa have been aware of the importance of professionalising procurement. This report raises awareness of the profession and its benefits and this is something that buyers have been calling for.
      In Procurement strategy key to African businesses in coming year
    2. The majority of these products are produced in South Africa and we are firmly committed to increase the local manufacturing component of such products in the future.
      In South African Rugby Union under fire for not sourcing locally
    3. The majority of these products are produced in South Africa and we are firmly committed to increase the local manufacturing component of such products in the future.
      In South African Rugby Union under fire for not sourcing locally
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    2. Strikes and port costs ‘threaten Ford SA’s expansion’

      Explore iol.co.za (Apr 11 2014)

      ...ts prominence in the new business unit made it “a real gem” within the Middle East and Africa region. South Africa is Ford’s second-largest volume market in the region after Saudi Arabia. Odell said there was an oppo... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa   Saudi Arabia

    3. Chinese outline plans for mammoth R84bn Modderfontein ‘city’

      Explore Polity.org.za (Apr 10 2014)

      Chinese outline plans for mammoth R84bn Modderfontein ‘city’ ...o South Africa sent a “clear message” to the world. “This investment tells [the global community] that South Africa and China will forever be reliable friends and partners,” he said, adding that the States would continu... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa   China

    4. Holcim, Lafarge agree merger to create cement giant

      Explore BDlive (Apr 7 2014)

      Holcim, Lafarge agree merger to create cement giant ...ence call. The merged group will be present in 90 countries, with emerging markets such as Latin America and Africa accounting for 60% of sales, but no single country representing more than 10%. "The new group will offe... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Reuters   India   Brazil

    5. Drug maker GSK to invest in African factories, research

      Explore BDlive (Mar 31 2014)

      Drug maker GSK to invest in African factories, research ...onic diseases that are becoming more common among urban middle classes. France’s Sanofi has also highlighted Africa as a promising growth market. Sub-Saharan Africa currently accounts for only about £500m of GSK’s annu... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Reuters   India   Africa

    6. Africa Loses U.S.$60 Billion Annually Through Illicit Financial Flows says Mbeki

      Explore allAfrica.com (Mar 31 2014)

      ...nually Through Illicit Financial Flows - Mbeki 31 March 2014 Related Topics * Africa Africa: Europe and Africa - Crocodiles With... * South Africa South Africa: 'I Never Did Anything Wrong'... * Nigeria Nigeria: Go... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa   Nigeria

    7. Zimbabwe: Govt Introduces New Licences

      Explore allAfrica.com (Mar 28 2014)

      Zimbabwe: Govt Introduces New Licences ... Ethiopia: Kenya: Tanzania: Liberia: Kenya: Kenya: South Africa: Kenya: Namibia: Zimbabwe: Africa: Africa: Africa: Somalia: East Africa: Kenya: Kenya: Africa: Sierra Leone: Egypt: Zimbabwe: Uganda: ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa   Nigeria

    8. Nigeria to open transport sector to investors

      Explore iol.co.za (Mar 26 2014)

      Nigeria to open transport sector to investors ...rian President Goodluck Jonathan’s attempt to reduce the economy’s reliance on its oil industry, Dikki said. Africa’s biggest producer relies on crude for as much as 95 percent of foreign-exchange income and 80 percent ... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   India   Africa   Nigeria

    9. Africa – The Next Frontier of Innovation

      Explore 15inno by Stefan Lindegaard (Mar 25 2014)

      ...t frontier of business opportunities and as always this will be driven by innovation. Here I like to see that Africa in this case South Africa has really begun building the infrastructure needed to support innovation e... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa

    10. International retailers find right fit in South Africa

      Explore iol.co.za (Mar 25 2014)

      ...frica. While countries such as Ethiopia, Kenya and Rwanda are attracting more local retail development, South Africa is being sought out by international retailers. In the report, South Africa was described as the most e... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Australia   Africa   South Africa

    11. Underdeveloped supply chain ‘massive challenge’ in Africa

      Explore supplymanagement.com (Mar 24 2014)

      ...ain ‘massive challenge’ in Africa Related articles Crossing the divides Logistical nightmares Know your patch Africa ‘drained’ of $854 billion South Africa 'must share World Cup lessons' Latest News articles Business tra... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa

    12. Shoprite opens in strife-torn Nigeria

      Explore iol.co.za (Mar 21 2014)

      Shoprite opens in strife-torn Nigeria ...terest in Africa's second-biggest economy. “Nigeria is a big country with a great market, which is why South Africa and other countries are investing here,” said Mohammed Hayatudden, a former bank executive and one of t... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa   Nigeria

    13. SA manufacturing ambitions boosted by new R150m cable facility

      Explore Engineering News (Mar 18 2014)

      SA manufacturing ambitions boosted by new R150m cable facility ...s-company|cbi-company|concrete|energy-company|eskom|industrial|mcep|power-company|project|system|africa|south-africa|cable-manufacturing-facility|energy-consumers|machinery|manufacturing-capabilities|manufacturing-capabi... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   South Africa   CBI

    14. Transnet splits R50bn, 1 064 locomotives contract between four global rail groups

      Explore Engineering News (Mar 17 2014)

      Transnet splits R50bn, 1 064 locomotives contract between four global rail groups ... Africa|Diesel|General Electric South Africa Technologies|Transnet|China|Freight Logistics|Brain Molefe|South Africa china-north-rail-rolling-stock-south-africa|diesel-company|general-electric-south-africa-technologies|... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Africa   Canada   South Africa

    15. Transnet awards train contract to GE, Bombardier

      Explore iol.co.za (Mar 17 2014)

      Transnet awards train contract to GE, Bombardier ...nd two Chinese firms a contract to supply over 1,000 trains, as part of a R300 billion expansion plan. South Africa's Transnet is in the midst of a 7-year plan to spend 300 billion rand by 2019 to expand the railways, p... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   Reuters   Africa   South Africa

    16. Nigeria: Expert Canvasses Comprehensive Legal Framework On Violations From Corruption

      Explore allAfrica.com (Mar 13 2014)

      ...publication, which focuses on corruption in Africa. The new book, titled 'Corruption and Human Rights Law in Africa' (First Edition) provides a framework for complementarity between promoting and protecting human rights... (Read Full Article)

      Mentions:   London   Africa   Nigeria

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