African Economy

Another new dawn for South Africa

The country is missing a viable social policy

Democracy is key to economic success

Research shows that authoritarian states are unlikely to deliver the growth needed for economic viability

The old ways have not worked for us

Africa needs to find new strategies to achieve ‘economic freedom’ and  ‘decolonisation’.

Only competition will produce growth and industry needs a conducive environment

To be competitive, industries need reliable energy, affordable and productive labour and protection against unfair foreign trade policies.

Africa’s economic slowdown an opportunity for reform

Opportunities for investment, growth and poverty reduction hinge on Infrastructure development, education and skills development and agriculture.

Youth hold key to beating poverty

A $4-billion fund to create 25-million jobs is one initiative to uplift Africa’s people, the young in particular.

Sub-Saharan Africa’s marginalisation an ‘opportunity’

The continent is poised to flourish – if leaders ensure the rule of law and improve services.

Africa Rising or Africa Uprising?

Africa's economy was the centre of debate among major business executives at the Bloomberg African Business Media Innovators conference.

Africa’s throwing away dollars it can’t afford in currency rout

Africa is battling the global currency markets with one hand tied behind its back.

Africans negotiate ‘one trade regime’ for common market

Officials of three African economic blocs held talks on a "one trade regime" that would forge a common market spanning the continent.

‘African Davos’ to focus on continent’s upbeat economic future

Africa is at the centre of many corporate growth strategies and its economy has grown nearly three percentage points faster than global GDP.

Africa seeks super banker to manage new economic frontier

Eight candidates are vying to become the next head of the strategic African Development Bank as the continent undergoes an economic transformation.

Press Releases

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

KZN teacher educators jet off to Columbia University

A group of academics were selected as participants of the programme focused on PhD completion, mobility, supervision capacity development and the generation of high-impact research.

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.