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Hidden Heroes: The next generation of retail markets

Deloitte has launched a report called “Hidden Heroes,” which identifies the world’s next generation of retail markets. The ten countries surveyed –Algeria, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Morocco, Nigeria, Pakistan, Peru, Serbia, South Africa and Vietnam– have a variety of positive characteristics. The study points to a growing middle class, an openness to investment and an undeveloped modern …
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Grounding Green Power: Bottom-Up Perspectives on Smart Renewable Energy Policy in Developing Countries

This new working paper from the World Resources Institute (WRI) in cooperation with the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) and the Heinrich Böll Foundation, outlines the key components of smart renewable energy policy in developing countries. The paper proposes priorities for international donors looking to make the most efficient investments in clean …
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Doing Business in the East African Community 2010

The World Bank has just launched the “Doing Business in the East African Community 2010” report. The study takes a close look at business regulations in Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, and Uganda, all members of the East African Community, an intergovernmental organization aimed at creating a common market for the region. The report shows areas …
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Doing Business in Kenya

The World Bank (WB) and the International Finance Corporation (IFC) have published the report, “Doing Business in Kenya 2010,” which compares business regulation across 11 Kenyan localities. Doing business is easiest in Narok, Malaba and Thinka, and most difficult in Isolo, Nairobi and Kilifi. The study covers four “Doing Business” topics: starting a business, dealing …
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