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[BLOG] Is Kenya Becoming the Economic Heartbeat of Africa?

06-11-2012 | 09:40:44
When Kenya’s newly announced geothermal power generation project comes online, it will turn the East African country into an economic powerhouse in the ...

[BLOG] Africa Day; Ghana Decides 2012 and Ghana’s place in it

06-07-2012 | 06:42:34
On 25 May, most member states (excluding Egypt and Nigeria) celebrated Africa Day. Although confusion abounds as to the nature of the celebration of that ...

[BLOG] Alas - Aviation Business in Nigeria is Interrupted at Last!

06-06-2012 | 14:32:59
The ever-vigilant Federal Government of Nigeria has suddenly seen fit to ground the license of Dana Airlines, after the fatal crash that took place on ...

[INTERVIEW] Integr8 Group CEO - Lance Fanaroff - Goes the Distance for Clients

06-05-2012 | 08:57:22
This week Africa Business Communities brings you this interview with Lance Fanaroff, joint CEO at the Integr8 Group to talk about the only South African ...

[INTERVIEW] Integr8 Group CEO - Lance Fanaroff - Goes the Distance for Clients (2)

06-05-2012 | 08:57:22
This week Africa Business Communities brings you this interview with Lance Fanaroff, joint CEO at the Integr8 Group to talk about the only South African ...

[BLOG] Reaching out to the Mobile Commerce era

06-04-2012 | 08:26:27
Every passing day, with the introduction of something new, the mobile technology is taking the mobile phone industry to another level. The mobile communication ...

[BLOG] “The Accidental Ecowas & AU Citizen”: Why Ghana’s Ministry of FA & Regional Integration Must Do More Celebrating ECOWAS/AU (2)

05-31-2012 | 06:46:20
At the beginning of May, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration issued a release to the Ghanaian media, which sought to underscore the ...

[INTERVIEW] Accsys (Pty) Ltd - CEO - Teryl Schroenn - Puts Clients First

05-30-2012 | 09:06:09
This week Africa Business Communities brings you this interview with Accsys's CEO, Teryl Schroenn which talks about Accsys continual investment in skills ...

[BLOG] Managing IT in business

05-28-2012 | 07:44:51
Several high ranked companies in Africa with years of experience have failed miserably to enhance the power of IT. This is due to lack of understanding ...

[BLOG] A new Africa or just hype?

05-24-2012 | 07:42:41
Page through any Africa section in the global press and you’re likely to be introduced to tech-savvy graduates in hip offices, stock traders checking commodity ...

[BLOG] Strengthening Africa’s growth for sustainable development

05-22-2012 | 08:09:25
Africa is on the brink of a major transformation. In the last decade, the continent is home to six of the world’s 10 fastest growing economies, and the ...

[BLOG] Obama's African "Food Security" Plan

05-21-2012 | 09:07:00
President Obama has roll out phase two of his administration’s signature food security initiative, Feed the Future. It is no doubt that food security ...

[BLOG] Twitter: my 7 hot and smoking truths for success

05-17-2012 | 12:37:39
Much has been said about Twitter. Some see it as the best thing that could have happened to them, their  businesses etc. You may wish to ask Tony Hseih- ...

[BLOG] Ecobank: making it in Africa, and why size matters

05-17-2012 | 09:39:02
The greatest opportunities (for investors in banking and financial services industries) will lie in the mass retail segment. Less than 20% of the African ...

[BLOG] Can investment groups improve the level of intra-African investment?

05-16-2012 | 07:14:05
Investment groups in Kenya are becoming powerful investment vehicles that the government is now looking to tap into for some of the big projects under ...

[BLOG] Expanding Africa’s growth frontier

05-16-2012 | 07:06:49
In the last decade, Africa has been on the brink of a major transformation, with six of the world’s 10 fastest growing economies coming from the continent, ...

[BLOG] “The Accidental Ecowas & AU Citizen”:The Liberian Conflict and the birth of ECOMOG (2)

05-15-2012 | 09:42:56
Two weeks ago, former Liberian president Charles Taylor was convicted of providing moral support, weapons and operational help to Liberian-backed, drug-crazed ...

[BLOG] Developing the manufacturing sectors to tackle unemployment challenges

05-14-2012 | 11:29:39
Quiet recently I read a report about fostering industrial development in Africa in the new global environment delivered by Milasoa Chérel-Robson, Economic ...

[BLOG] The Accidental Ecowas & AU Citizen”: *From the Archives*: “Thirty Years of ECOWAS: An Appraisal”

04-26-2012 | 06:07:41
There is a saying that when France sneezes, the rest of Europe catches a cold. In the wake of the French - followed by Dutch - rejection of the European ...

[BLOG] Internet: A great benefit for us all

04-23-2012 | 11:28:26
One cannot imagine life without ICT because of the improvements it has brought to all of us. Now it can be said that the internet has made information ...