Africa is one of the fastest-growing regions in the world but this may change. Maarten Ackerman of Citadel comments on the African economy.
Times couldn’t be tougher for South Africa’s construction sector. Members of the JSE’s heavy construction index have performed poorly and many companies had to cut their workforce. Finweek contributor Larry Claasen looks at the different factors contributing to the slump and how companies are adapting to survive.