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Africa’s Top 15 Best Companies to Work in 2021 Revealed

January 13, 2021/Aetoswire Boehringer Ingelheim, Teleperformance, Comdata Group, Dell, Lundbeck are among the top best places to work for in Africa according to the prestigious “Best Places To Work” certification program. The program recently compiled its annual list of the top 15 Best Companies To Work for in Africa ranking […]

2020 Sukuk Supply Resilient with Momentum to Continue into 2021

January 12, 2021/Fitch Ratings Global sukuk supply is expected to accelerate in 2021 following a resilient 2020 as issuers seek to refinance maturing debt and fund large budget needs, Fitch Ratings says. The easing of GCC investment restrictions following the normalisation of relations between Qatar and its neighbours will also […]

World Bank Plans to Invest over $5 Billion in Drylands in Africa

January 11, 2021/World Bank The World Bank plans to invest over $5 billion over the next five years to help restore degraded landscapes, improve agriculture productivity, and promote livelihoods across 11 African countries on a swathe of land stretching from Senegal to Djibouti. World Bank Group President David Malpass announced […]