News
[Ghana] Korea Eximbank finances Prestea-Kumasi Power project
09-28-2016 | 13:49:02
Korea Eximbank has been a dynamic Official Development Assistance (ODA) provider in the African continent – it has supported five projects amounting to US$181 for Ghana.


Air Seychelles links up to East Asia with new codeshare connections to Hong Kong and Singapore
09-28-2016 | 13:33:00
Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, has expanded its codeshare agreement with Jet Airways to offer guests convenient one-stop connections to two major cities in East Asia.


Africa Code Week officially arrives in Mozambique
09-28-2016 | 13:25:00
Over the next few days Mozambique will play host to a series of train-the-trainer (TTT) workshops during the official build-up to SAP's Africa Code Week (ACW), taking place in Maputo from 29 to 30 September.


IBM Joins the U.S. President's Advisory Council on “Doing Business in Africa”
09-28-2016 | 13:21:25
IBM has announced that U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker has appointed Takreem El Tohamy, IBM’s General Manager for the Middle East and Africa, to the U.S. President's Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa.


Vodafone extends partner market agreement with Afrimax to Cameroon
09-28-2016 | 13:06:15
Vodafone and Afrimax Group – a 4G-LTE telecommunications operator in sub-Saharan Africa - today jointly announced a new non-equity Partner Market agreement for Cameroon.


 
Features
[Column] Njeri Rionge: Kenya, your time is now
09-28-2016 | 12:02:00
As a proud Kenyan and champion of business opportunities in Africa, the optimistic chat on Twitter from last week’s US Africa Business Forum in New York popped up on my radar.


[Column] Maria Auma: So you think you can import? (Pt 1)
09-27-2016 | 13:49:00
I recently joined the highly capital intensive and somewhat prestigious industry of importation. I must advise anyone even remotely interested in taking that leap of faith to carry out in depth research into the kind of market they are entering and explore every point in their value chain.


Crowdfunding gains momentum in Africa
09-26-2016 | 15:18:00
Community-based financial solidarity and fundraising are an integral part of the African culture and traditions. Across Africa, communities are accustomed to pooling funds to support various charity-focused, social and economic local projects.


Bookings for Travel to Africa Up 11 Percent, East Africa shows double digit growth
09-22-2016 | 13:11:00
Overall international air travel to Africa has grown 5.6 percent this year through August compared to the same period last year, but North Africa has seen slow growth or even decline - people are scared to travel there -while East Africa has seen double-digit growth.


Small & Medium Businesses in East Africa must create time to innovate
09-21-2016 | 11:52:00
Small & Medium Businesses in East Africa are resourceful and creative, yet many entrepreneurs lack the time and support they need to innovate in their businesses.


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