The African Export-Import Bank has appointed Kwabena Ayirebi, as Director, Banking Operations.
Digital business has created a change-ready mindset for 77 percent of CIO survey respondents in Africa, according to Gartner, Inc.'s annual CIO survey.
Kapsch TrafficCom’s joint venture with Zambian Lamise Trading Limited has been awarded a nation-wide concession contract by the Zambian Government .
FINCA International, in partnership with the Mastercard Foundation, has released a case study to highlight FINCA's journey in deploying agency banking in Africa over the past four years.
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies has held a bilateral meeting with the United Kingdom Secretary of State for International Trade, Dr Liam Fox in Pretoria.
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Brazil-Africa Institute (BAI) have launched the Youth Technical Training Program (YTTP) − an initiative that aims to train young African professionals in research and technology transfer
African Union member states endorse draft statute of the African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission to boost cinema industry
Ministers of Youth, Culture and sport of the African Union member states meeting in Nairobi have endorsed the Draft Statute of the African Audiovisual and Cinema Commission (AACC).
Astria Learning and the African Council for Distance Education collaborate to improve distance learning in Africa
Astria Learning, involved in developing technology that makes education accessible to everyone, is sponsoring the 2017 African Council for Distance Education (ACDE) board meeting in Lusaka, Zambia.
The Management of Dangote Industries Limited has launched a passionate appeal to members of the public to assist in monitoring both the recklessness and the illegal haulage of contraband goods by some of its truck drivers.
African Trade Insurance Agency launches in Côte d'Ivoire, targets support of $2 billion of investments and trade
Côte d'Ivoire has become the latest member of the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI).
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Government of Japan’s “Increased resilience and self-help capacities for reconstruction of livelihoods and sustained nutritional food security in South Sudan
Dangote Foundation and GBCHealth have joined forces to forge a new model of partnership, African Business Coalition on Health (GBCHealth) in Africa.
Olam International Ltd. invested $150 million in animal-feed mills and poultry farms in Nigeria as it seeks to boost its agribusiness venture in Africa’s biggest food market by population.
[South Africa] Rand Merchant Investment’s AlphaCode makes fourth investment: Luno, international bitcoin platform
Luno today announced its expansion into 35 new markets across Europe, and R120 million Series B funding round, led by London-based Balderton Capital, one of Europe’s leading venture capital firms.
Over 25 banks in the country will have to race against time to meet the new capital requirement announced by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) as their current capital is less than 50 percent of the 400 million cedis quoted by the central bank.
Infinix is about to sign an agreement with Telecom Egypt to supply the company with smartphones. Infinix business development manager Ahmed Wagih said negotiations are at an advanced stage.
Russell IPM's bio-rational program proved to manage fall army worm (Spodoptera frugiperda) in Tanzania successfully, reducing damage in winter maize to less than 5 per cent.
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to Solafrica Energy (Pty) Ltd., a developer of utility-scale solar power plants in Southern Africa, for a pilot project that demonstrates the performance of an energy storage system
The Nigerian Civil Aviation Authority has certified the nation's busiest airport, Murtala Muahmmed International Airport, for meeting global safety and security standards as prescribed by the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).
South African financial services group Discovery has outlined the growth in scale and impact of its Vitality Shared-Value Insurance model.