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Nigeria: Land of Promise for the construction sector?
Being the largest and most populous country on the African continent it is expected that the construction sector in Nigeria, would be at the core of economic activities given the...
Car Rental Industry in South Africa – The ship that keeps sailing
How does the Car rental industry re-invent itself after the hammering of the tourism industry that is the biggest lever for its profitability? Like most industries, it has to find...
Where to From Here for the Aviation Industry in South Africa
One cannot avoid thinking about SAA when talking about aviation in South Africa, but reading the latest WOW report on aviation, one realises that aviation is so much more than...
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The Liquor Industry: A curse or Boon to the South African economy
We reflect on the liquor industry along two dimensions. The economic reality of an extremely lucrative business and the ethical aspects of alcohol consumption and its consequences. We will start...
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Industry Report Store
The WOW report store offers approximately 600 industries reports across the African continent. The reports present an overview of each industry covering aspects such as size, supply chain, state of the industry, influencing factors, competition, a SWOT analysis, outlook and a profile of all major players both listed and unlisted.
Who Owns Whom’s proprietary, intuitive web-based research platform which optimally presents the WOW content for interrogation and extraction by the user.
WOW Data Feeds
Populate and maintain internal management systems such as sales, client, procurement and risk management systems with relevant data sets.
CIPC WOWEB Module
The CIPC WOWEB MODULE gives authorised users access to entity and principal data from the Companies Intellectual and Property Commission (CIPC) via Who Owns Whom’s WOWEB research platform.
Linkages WOWEB Module
A recently-launched WOW solution called Linkages overlays a series of algorithms over five datasets: companies; their directors; shareholders; advisors; and industries, highlighting multiple influences and potential conflicts of interest.
Listing your company on the WOW database makes your product and service offerings visible to major corporations and organisation in the disciplines listed below. It will also provide an independent verification source for supplier onboarding by customers for FICA and KYC purposes.
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Who Owns Whom
Who Owns Whom (WOW) was established in 1980 as an independent research organisation producing high quality, original research on the African micro business and economic environment.