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Global Tax Fraud: Combating Bribery And Corruption – EY

Global Tax Fraud: Combating Bribery And Corruption – EY

Global Tax Fraud: Combating Bribery And Corruption by EY Overview Global commitments to combating corruption and enhanced cooperation by international law enforcement agencies have increased the pressure on companies to mitigate fraud, bribery and corruption risks. There is also a […]

Twitter Posts Blamed For Run On Chase Kenya

Twitter Posts Blamed For Run On Chase Kenya

“Malicious” posts on Twitter are being blamed for Chase Kenya being placed under creditor protection following a run on deposits. According to Central Bank of Kenya Governor Patrick Njoroge, “malicious comments” on social networks including Twitter and WhatsApp Inc. were at […]

Meet Africa’s First Tech ‘Unicorn’ – Are More To Come?

Meet Africa’s First Tech ‘Unicorn’ – Are More To Come?

Meet Africa’s First Tech ‘Unicorn’ – Are More To Come? by [email protected] While tech “unicorns” coming out of Silicon Valley are starting to sound like a dime a dozen, the first tech unicorn to come out of Africa, Africa Internet […]

Storks Skip Migration To Eat Landfill Waste

Storks Skip Migration To Eat Landfill Waste

The human impact on the natural world has now also been spotted in the changing behavior of white storks. Researchers say that the normally migratory birds have given up on moving from Europe to Africa during winter. Instead they are content […]

African Crops Faces Risk From Climate Change

African Crops Faces Risk From Climate Change

Agriculture in parts of sub-Saharan Africa must undergo significant transformation if it is to continue to produce key food crops, according to a new study published today in Nature Climate Change. The study shows that maize, beans and bananas are […]

For NREC’s Sam Sidiqi, Real Estate In Africa Offers A Way To Hedge Currency Risk

For NREC’s Sam Sidiqi, Real Estate In Africa Offers A Way To Hedge Currency Risk

For NREC’s Sam Sidiqi, Real Estate In Africa Offers A Way To Hedge Currency Risk by [email protected] After two decades of working in locations around the world, Samuel Dean Sidiqi knows the key to success in business is creating a […]