Telecommunications and broadband are among the most competitive industries in South Africa – and critical for economic growth and improvements in society. South Africa ranks in position 143 out of a total of 230 countries measured across the world.
Africa has seen increased communication blackouts in recent times, especially during times of elections, protests and political unrest. Shutting down social media has greater repercussions than the temporary limitation of communication which governments have imposed.
Helena Barnard, a full professor at GIBS talks to why multinationals migrate from one country, one continent to another. She also sheds light on the complexities.
Pepe Marais, chief creative officer of Joe Public United, co-founder and chairman of One School at a Time answers some Open Africa questions on business, the creative industry and building a Pan African creative agency.