U.S. Corporations Shake Hands With Africa

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  • U.S. Companies in Africa
  • General Electric to Power Africa
  • Procter and Gamble Targets South African Shoppers
  • ExxonMobil Empowering Africa
  • PWC Extends Its Tax Advising to Africa
  • Wal-Mart Buys South African Distribution Company
  • IBM Enhances Tech in Africa
  • Merrill Lynch Preps African Students for Finance
  • Goldman Sachs' 10,000 Women Initiative
  • FedEx Connects Africa
  • PepsiCo Is Interested in Africa's Agriculture
  • AT&T Combats Pneumonia in Africa
  • Coca-Cola Foundation's Signature Initiative
  • Ernst and Young Invests in Africa

Procter and Gamble Targets South African Shoppers

"We have businesses in Nigeria, in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania we are going to go to Angola, Ethiopia," said Dimitri Panayotopoulos, the vice president of P&G. The company announced an investment estimated at $170 million to develop a manufacturing hub in Southern and East Africa. The site is expected to create more than 500 jobs and operations are expected to begin in 2016. (Photo: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

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