Three Visual Pictures of the Real Size of America’s $18 Trillion Economy

  Three Visualize Pictures of the Real Size of America’s $18 Trillion Economy JEFF DESJARDINS on October 12, 2016 at 10:11 am The United States has a $18 trillion economy, which makes it the world’s largest by GDP. To show its tremendous size, we previously published a visualization of the global economy that carved the world’s economic…

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Blockchain Africa Conference 2018

  Blockchain Africa Conference 2018 Date: March 8–9, 2018 Location: Johannesburg,   Bitcoin Events is proud to announce that the fourth annual Blockchain Africa Conference will be held on the 8 and 9 March 2018 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The conference 2018 will bring together a diverse range of local and international speakers to discuss blockchain and cryptocurrency use cases,…

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Africa’s Richest Woman Making New Deals After Being Fired From Sonangol

    Africa’s Richest Woman Making New Deals After Being Fired From Sonangol Less than a month after being fired as head of Angola’s state-owned oil company, Isabel dos Santos says she is studying new deals. Dos Santos, Africa’s richest woman, said two major Angolan banks she has links to are preparing to sell shares as part…

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Permanent Capital Vehicles In Emerging African Markets

   Permanent Capital Vehicles In Emerging African Markets What are Permanent Capital Vehicles? Permanent Capital Vehicles (PCVs) are becoming increasingly popular in private equity, being deployed in emerging markets and sub-Saharan Africa in particular. Capital for investments in private entities is typically raised through traditional private equity structures. However, recently we have seen a number…

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Nigeria Population at 182 Million, With Widening Youth Bulge

  Nigeria Population at 182 Million, With Widening Youth Bulge By Dulue Mbachu and Tope Alake November 8, 2016 Younger population increases demands on schools, clinics Government to soon decide the date for a new national census Nigeria’s population reached 182 million this year with more than half its people under 30 years of age, putting…

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China’s Sinopec To Divest Its $7.24 Billion Nigeria Business

    China’s Sinopec To Divest Its $7.24 Billion Nigeria Business Reuters reports that China’s Sinopec Group has hired BNP Paribas (BNPP.PA) to sell its oil business in Nigeria and Gabon, as the state-owned oil giant pares back its presence in Africa. Sinopec and other oil groups including China National Petroleum Corporation and CNOOC (0883.HK)…

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