Tagged in: October 2011


New rail options for Botswana

Botswana is already connected by rail to South Africa but there is little chance of the landlocked nation exporting its coal through Richards Bay Coal Terminal (RBCT) or any other South African port because of the lack of spare rail capacity on the South African rail network.…

Banks: Who Dares, Wins

On every working day, the banking halls are full and bustling with activity.

GBOT: Africa’s Bridge To Global Finance

Africa’s first multiasset currency and commodity exchange platform, the Global Board of Trade (GBOT) was established in Mauritius by India’s global exchange creator Financial Technologies Group roughly one year ago.…

SA Banks Seize Opportunities Up North

While the domestic market remains the main interest for South African banks, there is no doubt that most of the country’s financial institutions are seeking to expand their operations into the rest of the continent.…