Aug 5, 2014 Energy shortages are an obstacle to business and an opportunity for investment.
May 9, 2014 Congrats college grads; now start job hunting. And, the Marketplace Morning Report Quiz.
Feb 3, 2014 A mining conference kicks off in Cape Town as platinum workers go on strike.
Jan 10, 2014 The Safari Club of Dallas, Texas wants to auction off the right to shoot an endangered black rhinoceros... for conservation purposes.
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Nov 11, 2013 After two decades of bloodshed, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the main rebel group in the country are expected to sign a peace deal today. Could this be the development needed to put this country, rich in natural resources, on a path toward economic stability?
Nov 4, 2013 American companies are trying to figure out how to make money in Africa.
Oct 31, 2013 Nigeria could soon pass South Africa to become Africa’s biggest economy, but only because it’s changing how it calculates its GDP.
Oct 28, 2013 Rwanda is laying the groundwork to one day become a competitor to Silicon Valley.
Jul 10, 2013 Some fear the closures could hurt immigrants -- Somali expatriates in particular -- who rely on the transfer services to send funds back home.