News

John Dekyem Attafuah appointed Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company

03-23-2017 | 11:06:00
President Nana Akufo Addo has appointed Mr. John Dekyem Attafuah as the new Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL).

African tax authorities equipped with tools to deal with transfer pricing issues

03-23-2017 | 11:04:00
The African Minerals Development Centre (AMDC) together with the Minerals and Energy for Development Alliance (MEfDA) and the World Bank, has delivered the first of two regional workshops on transfer pricing in Africa’s mineral sector.

[Namibia] Industrias Alimentarias de Navarra targets farmers with asparagus growing to sate global demand

03-23-2017 | 11:00:00
Industrias Alimentarias de Navarra (IAN) Grupo Alimentario a Spanish company intends to train farmers to in Namibia to grow asparagus which they will then sell to the company as it seeks to sate growing demand for the crop in the international market.

[Tanzania] National Microfinance bank launches interbank money transfer service to improve customer convenience

03-23-2017 | 06:34:00
The National Microfinance bank (NMB) has launched a new service dubbed Mobile Tanzania Interbank Mobile System (TISS) that allows customers to transfer up to $1300 from one bank to another.

VOSS Water Norway partners with Voss Foundation to promote clean water, sanitation and hygiene initiatives in Sub-Saharan Africa

03-23-2017 | 06:30:00
Over 300 million people in Sub-Saharan Africa lack access to clean water which is approximately the same as the population of the United States.
 
Features

[Interview] David Njenga, Creative Director, Nick Creations

03-23-2017 | 06:38:00
David Njenga is Creative Director at Nick Creations, an Agency that specializes in brand development, market research and Public Relations. He talked to Africa Business Communities about brand development and diversification and Nick Creations’ role in positioning brands in Kenya and across the continent.

[Webinar] Interested in how to attract U.S. funding? Unlocking U.S. Funding for African Projects

03-22-2017 | 14:51:00
As president of the Africa Business Portal I would like to invite you to our next webinar, Unlocking U.S. Funding for African Projects.

Africa Insights Forum | March 30th | Rotterdam, Netherlands

03-22-2017 | 11:44:00
This event will be a unique opportunity to network with and learn from 150 like-minded entrepreneurs, SMEs and multinationals who all share a common interest in doing business on the African continent.

[Interview] Peter Kahihu, Executive Director- Programs Execution, Balanced Scorecard Institute

03-21-2017 | 10:51:00
Peter Kahihu is Executive Director of the Programs Execution at Balanced Scorecard Institute EMEA. He is a veteran in the field of strategy execution and author of four best selling books on Strategic Planning, Balanced Scorecard, Government Performance Management and Public Sector Reforms.

[Column] Jens Ischebeck: Edtech - A growth area for Africa

03-20-2017 | 10:44:58
EdTech is the use of digital education technology to facilitate teaching and learning. It’s a rapidly expanding sector with enormous potential. Providers around the world are now incorporating education technology into their delivery strategies.