Latest articles from Adrienne Klasa

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Nigeria on an election knife edge

Nigeria will elect its next president in mid-February, with the race between incumbent Muhammadu Buhari and challenger Atiku Abubakar set to be a tight one. 

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From Locations

View from the C Suite: Ladol head looks to circular approach in Nigeria

Ladol free zone managing director Amy Jadesimi talks to Adrienne Klasa about attracting the big names and creating a circular business ecosystem in Nigeria.

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From News

Development Dispatch: the World Bank in transition

Filling the vacancy at the top of the World Bank could bring various geopolitical issues into focus, writes Adrienne Klasa.

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From News

Africa’s tourism ministers seek to get their message across

Tourism ministers from a number of African countries talk to fDi about their plans to attract visitors to a continent that is often having to battle with an image problem.

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From News

Israel and Egypt make gasfield landmark

Egypt and Israel are deepening ties in order to exploit their valuable natural gas reserves.

From News

Why is China still borrowing billions from the World Bank?

Research from the Center for Global Development raises concerns over China’s continued indebtedness to the World Bank. Adrienne Klasa reports.

From News

World Bank president joins private equity firm following sudden resignation

Jim Yong Kim has made a surprise exit with more than three years of his tenure left to run. 

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South African Reserve Bank governor champions open trade and tourism

South African Reserve Bank governor Lesetja Kganyago says moves to increase tourism and reduce inflation should strengthen the country's economy. He talks to Adrienne Klasa. 

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From Sectors

Private enterprise, public good?

World leaders agree that the UN SDGs necessitate private sector involvement to help with funding. But  is this realistic? 

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Indonesia's big moment

Indonesia has faced natural disasters and currency volatility in 2018, but optimism regarding the country's economy is in plentiful supply.

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