News
World Bank assists Ghana in Strengthening Debt and Public Investment Management
09-01-2016 | 05:28:11
Ghana has received support from the World Bank to strengthen its institutional capacity in domestic revenue mobilization, public investment management, debt management, and governance of State owned Enterprises (SOEs).


Uber to Launch Chopper Services in Nairobi and Mombasa
09-01-2016 | 05:21:00
Cab-hailing app Uber has partnered with Corporate Helicopters to tease a chopper hailing service offered by Uber.


[Nigeria] CBN Licenses New International Money Transfer Operators (IMTOs)
09-01-2016 | 05:11:00
In line with the existing Guidelines on International Money Transfer Services in Nigeria (2014), the following IMTOs are now licensed to operate in Nigeria:


[South Africa] Ascendis Health acquires Cypriot pharmaceutical company Remedica
09-01-2016 | 05:05:46
Cypriot pharmaceutical company Remedica has been purchased by South African Ascendis Health, an international company listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange in a deal worth a reported €260m.


JUMIA to launch mobile money wallet across 23 African Countries
09-01-2016 | 05:01:00
PAN African ecommerce Jumia announced yesterday the launch of Jumia Pay, a third party online payment solution aimed at providing a safer, faster andmore convenient online payment experience.


 
Features
[Column] Glenn Davies: AFRICA - The Richest Poorest place on Earth
08-30-2016 | 10:44:00
If you were asked to think of 3 words that best define Africa, would ‘wealthy’ be one of them? My Company’s been doing business in Africa now for a while, and can safely say it has not been easy.


[Column] Banjo Dominic: Investing in today’s West Africa
08-30-2016 | 10:32:00
Many West African countries are on the rise in globalization according to Wikipedia chart of 2015. Nigeria, until very recently overtaken by South Africa, had the largest GDP in Africa with a nominal value of $480.066 billion, making her the largest and the leading economy in Africa for a long time.


[Column] Chris Green: Brexit and the African Sunset
08-25-2016 | 12:22:00
Theresa May was sworn in as Prime Minister of the UK and her opening speech resounded loudly, the British Pound recovered against the SA Rand and most currencies. But was this just a blip.


[Column] Martha Chauke: Is South Africa worth your investment?
08-23-2016 | 12:32:00
Developing countries like South Africa need FDI (foreign direct investment). They are investments in a business by an investor from another country for which the foreign investor has control over the company purchased.


[Column] Dewald Nolte: Five tips for designing African digital banking experiences that score with the young and old
08-19-2016 | 12:37:00
As mobile internet connectivity grows, African youth is fast embracing the opportunity to connect, converse and transact on the web.


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