Investment News: In Brief


- Delivering a keynote address at the recent 31st annual SAMRA conference at Mount Grace Country House and Spa, James Fergusson, TNS global director Emerging Markets, said that marketers needs to invest in mobile users and internet cafes research. He added that developments in emerging regions have proven that things change very rapidly and that Africa is at the tipping point.

- CNBC Africa is currently planning to launch at least 3 new bureaus in the next two years. Launched on the 1st June 2007, Africa’s first 24 hour international business channel has expanded into Africa with bureaus in Cape Town, Abuja, Lagos and Nairobi.