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SMC Networks ready to bring IPv6 wireless value to SA

02-22-2012 | 10:09:03
SMC Networks, a global provider of LAN hardware and broadband connectivity devices, has announced the launch of the SMC7904WBRA-N2 Barricade™, a ...

Tullow finds more oil in Sierra Leone

02-22-2012 | 09:57:15
Tullow Oil plc says it has made a third hydrocarbon discovery in an exploration well Jupiter-1, offshore Sierra Leone.The find was confirmed by the ...

Unilever committed to sustainability

02-22-2012 | 09:48:57
Unilever Ghana Limited says it aims to inspire its consumers to adopt new, sustainable behavior that will prolong their lives and the company’s business.This ...

Zenith does it again

02-21-2012 | 13:23:03
Zenith Bank (Ghana) Limited capped a successful 2011 with solid financial results, in an era when industry margins are shrinking.Zenith Bank achieved ...

Novel production for Nestle infant foods

02-21-2012 | 13:21:48
GOIA Limited Company, incorporated in Mauritius, and specializing in fish oil extraction amongst other things, is to establish a novel production unit ...

New Doosan excavator launched in Africa

02-21-2012 | 13:10:27
Doosan has launched the new DX225LCA crawler excavator for the African and Middle East marketsThe operating weight of the new DX225LCA excavator varies ...

Zest WEG outlines African expansion plans

02-21-2012 | 12:55:38
African electric motor distributor, Zest, has revealed its plans to increase its share of the African market following its acquisition by Brazil-based ...

The transfer of funds from migrants - Proposals for helping the development of African countries

02-21-2012 | 12:51:45
France’s minister for cooperation, Henri de Raincourt, its secretary of state for foreign trade, Pierre Lellouche, represented by Delphine d’Amarzit, ...

Selection of the President of the World Bank Group

02-21-2012 | 06:48:08
The Board of Executive Directors of the World Bank met today under the Chairmanship of its Dean, Mr. Abdulrahman M. Almofadhi, to discuss the selection ...

EAC partnership fund steering committee approves us$7.3m to support four priotiy areas during fy 2012/2013

02-21-2012 | 06:42:39
An extraordinary meeting of the EAC Partnership Fund Steering Committee held today at the New Arusha Hotel in Tanzania approved a total of US$7,315,000 ...

Acumen Fund establishes West African headquarters in Ghana

02-20-2012 | 08:27:40
Ghana continues to be an attractive destination for not only Foreign Direct Investments but also entrepreneurial investment.Global Venture Capital ...

South African Airways Certified as a 4-Star AirlineSouth African Airways Certified as a 4-Star Airline

02-20-2012 | 08:25:57
South African Airways has been awarded the official 4-Star Airline ranking for 2012 by SKYTRAX , the independent, global airline rating organisation.This ...

Bank of Ghana increases Policy Rate from 12.5% to 13.5%

02-20-2012 | 08:16:29
The Bank of Ghana has increased the policy rate from 12.5 percent to 13.5 percent. This represents an increase of 1000 basis points by the Monetary Policy ...

Inaugural showcase invites leaders in African ICT

02-20-2012 | 06:13:04
ITNewsAfrica will be hosting its inaugural Tech Demo Africa Showcase, aimed at showcasing cutting-edge technology from established companies, as well ...

Orange launches new service to make Facebook® accessible on every phone in Africa

02-19-2012 | 22:00:00
Orange is launching an innovative service making Facebook accessible on any phone across the Orange footprint in Africa. Orange is launching a new service ...

AfDB makes USD 1000m loan for better water and sanitation in Nigeria

02-16-2012 | 12:27:24
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a loan of USD 1000 million to improve water and sanitation in the city of Zaria in northern Nigeria ...

Integr8 stays on top of global managed service providers

02-16-2012 | 11:51:12
The Integr8 Group, South Africa’s largest privately owned ICT managed services provider, is the number one Managed Service Provider (MSP) in South Africa ...

Project management refinement – the solution to outfox competitors

02-16-2012 | 10:14:21
As businesses clamber for lead generation and turnover amid difficult market conditions, the benefit of well-entrenched project management in operations ...

Screening applicants key to addressing unemployment

02-16-2012 | 10:06:30
Managed Integrity Evaluation (Pty) Ltd. (MIE), ), an established credentials verification services provider in South Africa, says by employing hard-working, ...

Tullow Oil reiterates focus on local content development

02-15-2012 | 22:00:00
Jubilee Partner, Tullow Oil Ghana says local content build-up is at the heart of its oil and gas operations because of the commercial advantages.Communications ...