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Tunisia’s unfinished revolution

The birthplace of the Arab Spring remains locked in transition, with high unemployment and stagnant growth, writes David Meffe.The yellow taxis and pluming diesel 

Qalaa bets on Egyptian reform and recovery

The Cairo-based investment firm is leading on a massive refinery project, as it focuses on a resurgent Egyptian economy. More than $36bn worth of deals were …

15 CEOs to watch in 2015: Issad Rebrab

Issad Rebrab, CEO, Cevital, Algeria The chairman of Algeria’s largest privately-owned conglomerate, Cevital, Issad Rebrab is reportedly his country’s first ever billionare, with a personal …

15 CEOs to watch 2015: Ahmed Heikal

Ahmed Heikal, Founder and Chairman, Qalaa Holdings, Egypt At Citadel Capital, now Qalaa Holdings, Ahmed Heikal has led the creation of Africa’s largest private equity …