The SuppSide Fight Against Inflation

The Supply-Side Fight Against Inflation

Michael Spence, MILAN – Central banks’ efforts to contain high and rising inflation are fueling growth headwinds and threatening to tip the global economy into recession. But the proximate cause of today’s inflationary pressures is a large, broad-based, and persistent imbalance between supply and demand. Higher interest rates will dampen demand, but supply-side measures must […]

The WTO Is Back
Africa Opportunities

The WTO Is Back

Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, GENEVA – As a beautiful dawn crept over Lake Geneva on June 17, a remarkable thing happened at the World Trade Organization’s headquarters. After nearly six days of negotiations at the WTO’s 12th Ministerial Conference – culminating in a marathon 48 hours of non-stop talks – ministers and senior officials from the body’s […]

British International Investment Launches New Name in Nigeria-Moove
Industry Opportunities

British International Investment Launches New Name in Nigeria-Moove

Lagos – 30 June 2022 – British International Investment (“BII”), the UK government’s Development Finance Institution (DFI), formerly known as CDC Group, introduced its new name and announced a US $20 million, 4-year structured credit investment in Moove – a mobility fintech democratising access to vehicle ownership in Africa. The investment reflects BII’s focus on mobilising […]

Jobs & career

Why Are Tech Jobs in Demand?

As the world becomes increasingly digital, so too do the job prospects in the tech industry. With advances in artificial intelligence, cloud computing, and other cutting-edge technologies, there is no shortage of opportunities for those with the right skillset. But why are tech jobs in such high demand? This article will explore the reasons behind […]