Sub-Saharan Africa 'left behind' in economic connectedness - report

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Durban – Sub-Saharan countries are among the least connected ones in the world, according to the latest Visa Africa Integration Index.

The report measures the economic connectedness of 19 countries looking at trade, movement of foreign capital, data exchanges, information and the flow of people across country borders.

The latest edition of the report was launched on Friday on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa, hosted in Durban.

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