African Business

African Business

The Bestselling Pan-African Business Magazine

Nigeria: Keeping tough times at bay Kenya: Mobile battle royal South Africa: The titanium U-turn Sudan: Boom time for the South Zambia: Marching to the same beat Mauritius: Working around the clock

African BUSINESS An IC Publication n 42nd Year n December 2008 n N ° 348 African cities

Heaven & Hell

Special Report

Transport in Africa

Dodging the financial crisis | World Cup needs more razzamatazz Commodities feel price chill | Solar panels to the rescue

n Euro Zone € 4.00 n UK £2.90 n USA $4.95 n Algeria DA 220 n Australia A$ 7.50 n Bahrain BD 1.500 n Canada $5.50 n CFA Zone CFA 2.500

n Cyprus €3.85 n Denmark DKr 33 n Egypt E£ 13 n Ethiopia R 20 n Gambia Da 50 n Ghana GH¢ 2.00 n Indonesia R29,700 n Jamaica $200

n Japan Y 700 n Jordan JD 2.500 n Kenya KShs 220 n Kuwait KD 1.200 n Lebanon LL 5.000 n Liberia US$ 3.00 n Malaysia RM 14.90

n Mauritius MR 150 n Morocco Dh 25 n Nigeria N 250 n Norway NOK 59 n Oman OR 1.500 n Qatar QR 15 n Saudi Arabia Rls 15

n Sierra Leone LE 5,000 n Singapore $6,90 n South Africa R 19.95 (inc. tax) n Other Southern African Countries R 17.50 (excl. tax) n Sweden SKr 33

n Switzerland SFr 7.50 n Tanzania TShs 3,700 n Tunisia TD 2.500 n Turkey 3.00YTL n UAE Dh 15 n Uganda USh 6,000 n Zambia K 12,500