On March 25 – 27 March 2015, the third annual meeting of The Growth Net will be held in New Delhi, India. Convened by Smadja & Smadja and Ananta Centre, the event is a one-of-a-kind platform for companies from emerging economies to come together and discuss ways to “boost the business, trade,
What Premier Li’s Visit to Ethiopia Says About China’s Plans for the Continent
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As Secretary of State John Kerry wraps up his four nation visit to Africa and Commerce Secretary, Penny Pritzker prepares to visit Ghana, Nigeria and Ethiopia later this month, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang is in Africa this week on his first visit to the continent since he was voted into the position last year.
Globalization and Income Inequality: A Pressing Challenge for South Economies
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Posted in Corporate and Investment
The drivers of economic growth among South economies was a principal focus of a conference last month in Delhi sponsored by the GrowthNet (to which Covington is a Knowledge Partner). As a result of the macro-economic shift that has occurred over the last decade, and which was accelerated in part by the 2008-2009 financial crisis,…