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South Africa: the Zuma challenge

As Future Atlas noted more than a year ago, Jacob Zuma presents challenges to the future of South Africa. Accused of corruption and even rape in the past, he is now closer to power, having been elected head of the African National Congress (ANC), ...

New global e-readiness rankings

The Economist Intelligence Unit released its 2006 e-readiness rankings yesterday. The index is a measure of a country’s readiness for e-business, judged by Internet access, broadband penetration, innovation, information security, and other ...