Tag: africa

Newsworthy – July 12th, 2019

Included in this week’s edition, the VW Beetle ceases final production, children detained in migrant camps face high risk of mental health problems, and the US Women’s Soccer Team win the Women’s World Cup. These are the newsworthy stories from this past week. Advertisements

Newsworthy – Sep 28th, 2018

911 centers affected by low unemployment rate, former felons to regain voting rights, foreign investment in Africa, Elon Musk’s legal troubles, and a growing number of babies born with opioid addiction. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on…

Newsworthy – Aug 17th, 2018

Explosive urban population growth, plunging cryptocurrencies, inequality in Chicago, and a look into how carbs make us fat. Here are the top newsworthy items from this past week as shared on our Facebook page.

Africa is becoming China 2.0

The Chinese middle class is growing and, with it, so are the costs of labor. Only a few short decades ago, the world turned to China (as well as some other Asian countries) to produce manufactured goods for low costs. Now China is looking…

Time for an Organization of African Economic Unity

A Mediterranean Free-Enterprise Zone