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Putting SDRs to Good Use In Africa

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COVID-19 and the Future of Work in Africa: Emerging Trend

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The African Continental Free Trade Area in Era of Pessimism Over Multilateralism

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Entrepreneurship and Free Trade

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Survey of impact of Covid-19 on African Trade Finance

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Contemporary Issues in African Trade and Trade Finance

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Contemporary Issues in African Trade and Trade Finance

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Africa's 2020 Growth Prospects

Africa's 2020 Growth
Prospects

Special Reports

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MPA 25th Anniversary

Anchor of Our Nation

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Singapore-Africa 2015
A Partnership for Progress

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Africa-Singapore Special 2019
A blooming partnership

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Singapore-Africa 2014
Business Summit:

Making the Connection

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Special Report 2018
The Singapore Experience, Africa-Asia Trade Finance Gap,  The AfroChampions Initiative

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Singapore-Africa 2013
Start of a beautiful friendship

Recommended Readings

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Growing your business? Here’s why you should consider Africa
 

Source: Enterprise Singapore

 

Oct 2021

The continent is well-placed for investment and partnerships between Singapore and African businesses. Find out where to sow the seeds and build connections.

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Asian Tigers, African Lions

 


Author: Bernard Berendsen, Ton Dietz, Henk Schulte Nordholt, Roel van der Veen

 

Asian Tigers, African Lions is an anthology of contributions by scholars and (former) diplomats related to the 'Tracking Development' research project, funded by the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and coordinated by the African Studies Centre and KITLV, both in Leiden, in collaboration with scholars based in Africa and Asia.

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e-Conomy Africa 2020 Report

 

 

Source: International Finance Corporation (World Bank)

 

Nov 2020

The e-Conomy Africa 2020 report is a first-ever collaboration between IFC and Google in generating data and information that elaborates on Africa's internet landscape and its great potential. 

There are two versions of the report available for download:

1) Executive Summary

2) Full Report

 
 
 
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5 years of digital transformation in Southeast Asia in 1 year

 

 

Source: EDB Singapore

 

Aug 2020

Although digital transformation has been underway for some time in Southeast Asia, the COVID-19 pandemic has accelerated the transition. Due to social distancing measures, more people are adopting home-centric lifestyles and shopping for groceries, clothing, electronics, and furnishing online. 

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Singapore Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam's speech at the Kofi A. Annan Eminent Speakers Lecture at the African Development Bank headquarters in Abidjan.

Source: African Development Bank Group

Nov 2019

With the right policies and linkages, Africa can become an indispensable global economic hub, Singapore’s Senior Minister Tharman Shanmugaratnam noted, commending the continent’s diverse economic potential.