Economics

A Focus on East Africa’s Cosmetic Industry

The global cosmetic industry is an extraordinarily fascinating area of international consumption that has reflected the sporadic changes in economic, social and cultural transformations taking place in the modern world. In truth, the desire to be considered smart and attractive has continuously driven people from all walks of life to invest considerable amount of time, …

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Adopting EduTech to Strengthen Education Systems in Developing Countries

The purpose of learning – this is a relative concept that means many things to different people. Its interpretation is heavily influenced by cultural, historical, social and political contexts, as well as philosophical perspectives, personal preferences, academic disciplines, and educational paradigms. Whilst this is true, it is undeniable that education serves as the catalyst for …

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Understanding how the e-commerce ecosystem has revolutionized trade

Over the years, technological advancements have inspired and spurred a great deal of innovative solutions and transformative changes in business models and designs. This evolution has led to the creation of intricate ecosystems aimed at expanding market outreach to targeted audiences. Amongst these, the emergence of e-commerce – a virtual and dynamic marketplace, empowering consumers …

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Policies Needed to Support Youth Development

The youth constitute a nation’s most precious asset and its primary resource, comprising 46% of the global population, with the highest concentration found in Africa and the Middle East. This demographic reality has spurred an increasing focus on youth development principles worldwide. Consequently, various industries and economic stakeholders have embraced practices and policies tailored to …

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Regulating Digital Currencies

The rapid rise of technology and the power of the internet has transformed many industries globally. In the financial sector, this transformation has resulted in improved business models, launch of innovative financial solutions and services and this has generated substantial shareholder value and enhanced overall customer experience. As the fintech momentum gathers steam, conversations have …

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