Archive for June, 2013

ethical and responsible investing

Socially Responsible Investing via an Ethical Partnership

June 26, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

In this clip, the financial advisers of England’s Ethical Partnership reflect on how our investments help shape our society, for good or bad. Do you know where your money goes?

africa growth story

21st Century Africa: World Economic Superpower

June 23, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

During the 15th century, the African coast lines served as commercial platforms for the international trade network. To this day, indicators point to Africa as having the possibility of becoming the engine that makes the world function, during this century.

Libya 2013

Libya after Gaddafi: The Nightmare Continues…

June 21, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The assassination of former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi in 2011, according to the International Community, had for objective to get the Libyan people out of the hands of a dictator for a better tomorrow.

investing in red wine

Red Gold: a Safe and Lucrative Asset

June 20, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The wine market is rapidly expanding around the world. Enough to make enthusiasts of investment incomes turn their back on the stock market to start investing in wine.

education africa news

Education: Parents Make their Own School

June 19, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Parents finance the education of their children due to the incapacity of states when it comes to guaranteeing a quality education for all in developing countries.

emerging africa

The Fastest Billion. Africa’s Growth Story.

June 18, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

The flawed mythology that treats Africa as a homogenous disaster area is being challenged by investors, economists, fund managers and academics.

blood diamond images

3 Million Blood Mining Deaths Every Year

June 14, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Stunning mini video documentary about blood diamonds in Africa. 3 million deaths are attributed to blood diamond mining annually. Why are blood diamonds mined? Who is affected by the mining of blood diamonds?

africa fiber optic internet

Fiber Optic Lines Coming to Africa

June 12, 2013 / by / 0 Comment

Only about 10% of Africans are web users, compared to 65% of Europeans. This may be about to change… The continent’s fiber optic connections have improved immensely in the past few years.