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THE ROLE OF THE COMPLETE FINANCE PROFESSIONAL ACCOUNTANT IN DEVELOPING ECONOMIES

 By Elizabeth Ndhlovu-Dumbreni

As is common with many rapidly emerging or developing economies, Zimbabwe urgently needs to develop an accountancy profession which is not only capable of supporting future business development, but one which also allows organisations to operate and succeed in an increasingly connected and competitive marketplace. 970 more words

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In Africa, foreign corporations protect their own from Ebola

As the White House launched its Africa summit this week and pledged $14 billion in investment in the continent from U.S. corporations, National Security Advisor Susan Rice… 1,246 more words

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Book Review: On China, by Henry Kissinger

How do you describe China? How could one understand a land with historic roots that spawn for almost 4000 years? No easy task, that’s for sure. 1,326 more words

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How this smart contraceptive design could liberate women in Africa

Family planning counts for a lot when it comes to development in poor countries. It lowers mortality among women and infants, improves educational outcomes, and slows population growth. 381 more words

As foreign aid dries up, companies take the lead in global development

Coca-Cola, operating mostly under the media radar over the past three years, has trained half-a-million poor women in 44 countries to become small-scale capitalists. They include owners of sari-sari convenience stores in the Philippines, farmers growing mangoes in Kenya, and dirt-poor villagers building tiny recycling operations out of discarded bottles from trash heaps in Mexico. 634 more words

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