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The Future of Work in South Africa: Digitisation, Productivity and Job Creation

Digitisation and automation could result in a net gain of up to 1.2 million jobs in South Africa by 2030. But if companies don’t act swiftly to take advantage of the opportunities these technologies present to drive innovation and growth, the country will suffer. The report is available from the McKinsey website

All You Need to Know About the Global Tobacco

MarketLine has published the report “Global Tobacco”, which provides data on the global sector’s size, value and volume between 2013 and 2017, as well as forecasts to 2022. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic forecasts. The profile also contains descriptions of the …
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All You Need to Know About the Global Aquaculture

MarketLine has just published the report “Global Aquaculture”, which provides data on the global sector’s size, value and volume between 2012 and 2016, as well as forecasts to 2021. The report includes size and segmentation data, textual and graphical analysis of market growth trends, leading companies and macroeconomic forecasts. The profile also contains descriptions of …
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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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