New age e-commerce consumers challenge traditional business models (African Press Organization)

February 25, 2015

CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, February 26, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The rise of e-commerce on the African continent is changing the face of the traditional consumer, and brands need to adapt their business models and strategies in order to remain relevant amongst consumers…

South Africa, Sri Lanka reach landmark with successful 5th Partnership Forum (Daily Financial Times (Sri Lanka))

February 25, 2015

Accomplishing yet another landmark in the relations between Sri Lanka and South Africa, the fifth round of the Sri LankaSouth Africa Partnership Forum was convened yesterday in Colombo. The Session was cochaired by Ministry of Foreign Affairs Secretary Chitranganee Wagiswara and Republic…

Address By UNEP Deputy Executive Director At the 1st Dubai International Forum On Sustainable Lifestyles [press release]

February 25, 2015

Rethinking the way we design, produce, consume and dispose of resources will determine our ability to live within planetary boundaries. It is an honour and pleasure to be standing here today with you, on the occasion of the First Dubai International Forum…

Nielsen: GDP, Population And Governance Data Alone Are Not Enough To Predict Brand Success In Africa (PR Newswire)

February 24, 2015

New report shows hard retail data, consumer needs and behavior, combined with macro-economic datasets, are better indicators of opportunity and success in African markets NEW YORK and NAIROBI, Kenya, Feb. 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — For brands eager to tap into the growing African markets…

World Marine Biotechnology Industry (PR Newswire)

February 24, 2015

NEW YORK, Feb. 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Marine Biotechnology in US$ Million. The Global market is further analyzed by the following Product Segments: Marine Biomaterials, Marine Bioactive Substances, and Others. The Major End-Use Applications analyzed…