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Could Uber Be A Catalyst For Intra-Africa Trade?

On Thursday morning I woke to the news that Uber, an innovative app for calling a taxi used in over 200 cities, had raised $1,2 billion in funding whilst the holding company is now valued at a remarkable $40 billion. 543 more words

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United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) – Review of Maritime Transport 2014

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) posted its Review of Maritime Transport 2014.  UNCTAD’s Review of Maritime Transport has since 1968 provided coverage of key developments affecting international seaborne trade, shipping, the world fleet, ports, freight markets, and transport-related regulatory and legal frameworks.  340 more words

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