Top 10 Fastest Growing Economies in Africa in 2018

Africa’s economy is projected to continue to rise to 3.2% in 2018 and to a further 3.5% in 2019. This is according to the latest World Bank report released early 2018.   According to the report, non-resource intensive countries are expected to expand at a solid pace, helped by robust investment growth. South Africa, Nigeria … Read moreTop 10 Fastest Growing Economies in Africa in 2018

FASA Launches Its 2018 Events in Light of Renewed Optimism

With the economy showing a positive growth for the coming year and public and business sentiment on a positive note, the Franchise Association of South Africa (FASA) is poised to spearhead initiatives and events that will nurture entrepreneurship, encourage small business development, add to skills growth and ultimately add much needed jobs to the economy. … Read moreFASA Launches Its 2018 Events in Light of Renewed Optimism

FASA’s 2018 International Franchise & Entrepreneur Expo Takes the Lead in Economic Growth

On the back of the positivity of the appointment of Cyril Ramaphosa as our new President and his past involvement in franchising, and with the economy growing by 1,3% in 2017, exceeding National Treasury’s expectation of 1,0%, entrepreneurship and small business is once again taking centre stage. FASA’s International Franchise & Entrepreneur Expo taking place … Read moreFASA’s 2018 International Franchise & Entrepreneur Expo Takes the Lead in Economic Growth

Business Going Strong in South Africa

Fintech start-up Lulalend released some interesting statistics at the end of last year on what happens in an average business day across South Africa.  Read about this and more in the Feb/March issue of Your Business Magazine which focuses on being more innovative and surviving and thriving in 2018. 7.8 million people get ready for … Read moreBusiness Going Strong in South Africa