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African nations are working to strengthen their economies by reducing dependence on foreign direct investment and aid, yet access to capital and financing remains a huge barrier for home-grown entrepreneurs.
With alternate energy sources gaining traction, the region’s future rests on the quality of its human capital, says Navin Valrani, CEO of Arcadia Education.
The Louvre Abu Dhabi wants to become a global platform that brings together people from various age groups and walks of life, says Saif Saeed Ghobash, Abu Dhabi's undersecretary at[…]
Entrepreneur Mpho Sekwele discusses how her background and years in the retail sector have influenced the way she runs her startup ventures.
Experts explain how worldwide coffee production is threatened by climate change and what the industry is doing about it.
A new book by Wall Street Journal reporters Bradley Hope and Tom Wright details the lavish life of Malaysian financier Jho Low, mastermind of the 1MDB sovereign wealth fund scandal.
Blockchain can bring big social benefits to emerging economies -- but it has limitations, note experts at a Wharton forum.
From cybersecurity to a traffic-busting app to growth-disorder treatments, Israel’s innovations enrich the world, according to participants at a recent Wharton conference.
Opportunity International believes that empowering entrepreneurs and educating children can help break the poverty cycle. Fintech is a great enabler towards this goal, notes the group's executive director.
American Homebuilders of West Africa builds homes for locals while giving foreign investors a robust return.
President Erdogan must forsake populist policies and accept outside help to readjust the economy, even if this is politically unpalatable, Wharton experts say.
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