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Reserve Bank Governor Lesetja Kganyago: What investors now think of SA

While the country has been enjoying steady portfolio investment, foreign direct investment will take longer.

Ethiopia’s new prime minister names his cabinet

Abiy Ahmed, who was appointed by Ethiopia’s ruling coalition last month and sworn in as prime minister on April 2, made the announcement on state television.

Nigeria’s Buhari hints at $15 billion deal with Shell, says ‘we are not doing...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari met with Shell on Wednesday as part of talks he said were to secure $15 billion of investment in his country.

South Africa’s new president is lifting investor sentiment: Central bank chief

Under the new president, business and consumer confidence have improved, according to the head of South Africa's central bank.
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King’s Barcelona Office | Office Envy

Best known for their popular mobile games, King's Barcelona office is brought to life by its colorful decor and personalized touch. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC Life on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi

New direct flight between Frankfurt and Addis Ababa

Lufthansa, the first European airlines to fly to Addis Ababa, is on the verge of launching its non-stop flight to Frankfurt this year.

Libya’s most powerful military leader might be dead and that could impact oil markets

Haftar's potential death could mean a renewal of violence and a power struggle that could hit the OPEC country's oil output.

Why it’s impossible to wean African leaders off their addiction to power

Why some of the continent's leaders continue to disregard their countries’ own constitutions and laws governing presidential tenure....

Tanzania has become socially more conservative, the arrest of musicians shows how far down...

Activists have accused his government of infringing free speech and democracy in its crackdown on internet users.

In search of an ‘economic miracle’ Angola taps into the IMF

President João Lourenço, who took over last September after 38 years of rule by José Eduardo dos Santos, has said he wants to bring about an economic miracle in Angola.

Ghana has just been knocked out of pole position as Africa’s fastest growing economy

The IMF, in its latest World Economic Outlook, kept its 2018 and 2019 global growth forecasts unchanged at 3.9 percent for both years after upgrades in January.
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British pubs are disappearing – here’s why | CNBC Reports

A quarter of Britain's pubs have disappeared in the last 35 years. Tom Chitty reports. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC Life on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi

African countries warned against becoming a ‘fortress’ for trade by WTO

Recent progress made by African nations towards establishing the world’s largest free trade area was backed Monday by the director-general of the World Trade Organization (WTO).

Ethiopia ends online blackout

Mobile and broadband internet services shut down in December in many regions outside the capital that were hit by unrest that threatened the ruling coalition’s tight hold on country.

Nigeria’s President Buhari to meet Trump

The meeting comes weeks after Rex Tillerson, then U.S. secretary of state, visited Nigeria and other African countries in March only to be fired after his return to Washington.

AngloGold Ashanti’s CEO quits

Srinivasan Venkatakrishnan assumed the role of CEO in May 2013, soon after the gold price fell by nearly a third.

Germany’s problem with China goes well beyond trade issues

Complaints and vilifications of China are no substitutes for thought and smart German, EU and American trade policies. Yes, do insist on fair and reciprocal trade, but Germany should stop bossing around its European customers (aka partners) to defend its trade privileges, Michael Ivanovitch writes.
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Jason Wu, Michelle Obama’s favorite designer, wants to expand in Asia | Make It...

Fashion designer Jason Wu talks designing dresses for Michelle Obama, robots taking over the fashion industry, and the clothing trends of today. ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC Life on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi
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What’s next for oil? | CNBC International

More than half of the world’s oil fuels transportation like cars, trucks, and planes. But in the age of electric vehicles and renewable energy, CNBC's Elizabeth Schulze asks, what's next for oil? ----- Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wuoARM Subscribe to CNBC Life on YouTube: http://cnb.cx/2wAkfMv Like our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cnbcinternational Follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/cnbcinternational/ Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/CNBCi

If you live in Uganda expect to pay tax if you use social media

The move is unlikely to go down well in a country where more than 40 percent of people use the internet.
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