Africa
4:05 am
Mon July 1, 2013

U.S. Investors, Businesses Hesitant To Set Up In Africa

Originally published on Mon July 1, 2013 6:19 am

President Obama's trip to Africa comes at a time of increasing African economic growth and declining U.S. influence on the continent. To be successful, he will need to overcome a general perception that the United States has withdrawn from Africa. At the same time, he must convince an American public and private sector that getting more invested in Africa will be good for American jobs and the economy.