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South African universities dominate Africa ranking

South African universities make up more than a third of a list ranking the continent's top 30 institutions. Although it left out more than 2 600 facilities in Africa, the list is considered a good starting point towards creating a more comprehensive ranking system in the future.

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African markets to cross list exchange traded funds

Investors will gain exposure to shares listed on the Johannesburg, Kenyan and Nigerian stock exchanges once the three major markets cross list equities, commodities and bonds through exchange traded funds. The move will lead to improved liquidity on the Africa's exchanges.

South African trade mission to build links with Ghana and Nigeria

A South African trade and industry delegation will visit Ghana and Nigeria during August, seeking to create investment opportunities and build more confident economic relations between the three countries, based on growing bilateral trade over the past five years.

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