Respondents hailed from a diverse array of industries including real estate, manufacturing, construction, financial services, technology, oil and gas as well as education, entertainment, retail, trade and banking.
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With no large multinationals that most people can work in, young people in these countries have got to "do it themselves", said Theobald.
Kenya became the 7th market within the Absa Group family to launch this exciting proposition, which, valued at approximately USD 1.4Billion is the largest Gold ETF in Africa and the 8th largest in the world.
The group declared an interim dividend of 28 cents per share, down from 62 cents last year, in line with the policy to pay out 40% of profits.