Larry Seruma, CIO at Nile Capital Management, discusses whether the political stability that eventually came with Mandela's tenure, can endure with his passing.» Read More
UNITED NATIONS, Oct 1- Syria accused the United States, France, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and Turkey on Monday of hijacking the country's 18- month conflict between government forces and pro-democracy rebel groups by supporting "terrorism" with arms, money and foreign fighters.
*Qua Iboe valued at dated plus $2.30- $2.60. GENEVA, Oct 1- Nigeria's largest crude stream, Qua Iboe, showed signs of stalling on Monday after a flurry of deals last week that boosted differentials to six-month highs.
*India, Middle East, Africa to lead high-tech product demand. have more disposable income and a heavy appetite for technology products like cell phones, tablets and laptops, " Ken Rankin, high-tech marketing director at UPS in Atlanta, said in a Friday interview with Reuters.
Tapiwa Mashakada, Zimbabwe's Minister of Economic Planning & Investment Promotion says his country's foreign investment laws encourage local partnerships. He says the thresholds can be revised if needed.
A murky political climate, an angry, strike-prone workforce and an economy unable to generate jobs for a quarter of its adults. A recipe for a Greek-style financial tragedy? Not in South Africa.
Will the last Portuguese out please turn off the light? Falling salaries and record unemployment are prompting many to emigrate. Oil-rich Angola is a major destination.
Will the last Portuguese out please turn off the light? Falling salaries and record unemployment are prompting many to emigrate. Oil-rich Angola is a major destination, the Global Post reports.
The world biggest gold miner Barrick Gold is getting a lot of attention on talk that it could sell its African asset to a China National Gold. Catherine Boyle has more on the story.
Weak growth hits the yen and some African nations want to oust the buck — it's time for your FX Fix.
U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is in the midst of an 11-day trip across sub-Saharan Africa. Speaking on 1 August on the topic “Remarks on Building Sustainable Partnerships in Africa,” Clinton at the University of Cheikh Anta Diop in Dakar, Senegal, Clinton told her audience, “The Obama Administration’s comprehensive strategy on Sub-Saharan Africa is based on four pillars: first, to promote opportunity and development; second, to spur economic growth, trade, and investment; third, to advance peace and security; and fourth, to strengthen democratic institutions.”
The US wants China and Arab states to help foot the $3bn bill for a deal designed to unlock oil production and set Sudan and South Sudan back on the path to peace, the FT reports.
Peter Sullivan, CEO of Resolute Mining talks about the company's mine operations in the African countries of Mali and Tanzania. He also discusses Australia's labor shortage and how the company has coped with it.
Which locations have Wall Street companies chosen for their mid-level operations? Read ahead to find out.
Taking a closer look at the diamond business, with CNBC's Bob Pisani.
Companies looking to ride a new wave of growth in the emerging markets should shift their focus from countries to cities, says a recent report from McKinsey Global Institute.
Alisher Ali, CEO of Silk Road Management says investors should get exposure to M3 countries, Myanmar, Mongolia, Mozambique, through listed commodity companies with assets there.
Larry Seruma, Chief Investment Officer and Managing Principal at Nile Capital Management says there are many compelling reasons to invest in Africa, such as the attractive stock valuations.
With anemic growth in the U.S. and Europe, retailers are increasingly turning to less developed and smaller markets for their expansion, according to an A.T. Kearney report.
Mercer's Milan Taylor joined CNBC to discuss the consultancy firm's annual cost of living survey.
A United Nations agency said Wednesday that it has not appointed Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as an official representative for tourism, refuting several newspaper reports that sparked outrage in the United Kingdom.