Key appointments in Canada and South Africa for Gekko Systems
02-08-2016 | 13:12:00
Gekko Systems is pleased to welcome four new staff members to its Canadian and South African global offices as the company continues to strengthen its delivery of customer support, sales and services around the world

Erbil-based Think Tank ranked among the top in Middle East and North Africa
02-08-2016 | 12:58:00
The Erbil-based Middle East Research Institute (MERI) has been ranked as a top think-tank in the Middle East and Northern Africa, and the highest ranking in Iraq, according to a publication from Pennsylvania University’s Lauder Institute.

AXA Invests $84 Million in Africa Internet Group, Taking 8% Stake
02-08-2016 | 12:43:29
E-commerce firm Africa Internet Group and French insurer AXA said on Monday they had formed a partnership in which AXA will be the exclusive provider of insurance to AIG and invest 75 million euros ($84 million) to take a roughly 8 percent stake in it.

New Banking project in Africa for INTRASOFT International
02-08-2016 | 12:31:40
INTRASOFT International has signed a contract with MWALIMU Commercial Bank (MCB) for the supply, installation and maintenance of PROFITS, INTRASOFT International's Core Banking System.

Orange continues Africa push with Millicom deal, trails management changes
02-08-2016 | 12:18:06
Orange is set to buy Millicom subsidiary Tigo DRC as it continues its acquisition spree in Africa and unveiled management changes across Europe.

Chioma Nnani: Staff Psychology in Nigeria - the truth of it
02-08-2016 | 12:08:00
I recently started ghost-writing the memoirs of someone I'm calling “One of Nigeria's best-kept secrets”. In having to interview the staff of this individual, I was absolutely gobsmacked to hear what their staff had to say.

Odimbite Odimbite: It comes down to Good Communication and Partnership
02-04-2016 | 12:32:23
When you experience a good business partnership that truly cares for you, you will walk away feeling good. This is almost a practice that should be the norm.

[PWC] African Capital Markets continue to reflect strong figures for 2015 – but challenging times may lie ahead
02-02-2016 | 16:03:50
In line with global trends, 2015 was a challenging year for African capital markets in the wake of market volatility and the emergence of renewed global economic uncertainty in the latter part of the year, while the first half resulted in the highest levels of both equity capital markets transactions and proceeds raised in the past five years.

[Interview] Paul Simms, Chairman, eyeforpharma, UK
02-02-2016 | 13:35:00
Paul Simms is current Chairman of eyeforpharma, an organisation famous for brokering pharma-government meetings across continents. His interview with Africa Business Communities:

Africa Business Communities Networking Event | Amsterdam - 8 March 2016
02-01-2016 | 13:16:00
The Amstel Hotel, located at the Amstel River in the heart of Amsterdam, is the perfect location to meet with top business professionals operating in Africa