The government of South Sudan through the Ministry of petroleum has extended the oil exploration and production licenses by five years for three multinational companies as it seeks to boost production.
The government of South Sudan has announced measures it says will seal gaps occasioned by drops in the production of oil resources.
The government of Angola has entered into a mining agreement with South Sudan to deepen exploration and trade between the two countries in the areas of training, laboratory, negotiation of mining contracts and policy.
Satellite operator SES today announced a multi-year agreement with MADA Communications International S.A.L (Offshore), a licensed Voice and Data Communications Internet provider, to provide Internet services to an Internet Service Provider and Mobile Network Operator in Juba, South Sudan.
Transport, logistics and supply chain solutions company Logistics Plus has opened four new offices in Nairobi and Mombasa in Kenya, Kampala in Uganda and Juba in South Sudan as it seeks to extend its foothold in Africa.
Kenya and Sudan have signed agreements to deepen collaboration in oil and mining industry. Hence, Kenya is poised to gain from the agreements as Sudan has made strides in both sectors.
The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, has said Nigeria will partner with the Republic of Sudan on Creative Cultural Business and Digital Economy.
The leader of the newly admitted member of the East African Community (EAC) will, on Friday, sign on the EAC Treaty allowing his country officially commence active membership, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Nespresso and its non-profit development partner TechnoServe announce a new partnership with the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) to support its efforts to rebuild the coffee industry in South Sudan.
Vienna is the world’s best city to live in. German-speaking cities dominate the rankings in the 18th Mercer Quality of Life study, with Vienna joined by Zurich, Munich, Düsseldorf and Frankfurt in the top-10.
In Egypt more than 1,500 public and private business delegates and state leaders agreed on 20-21 February to mobilise massive investments for the implementation of Africa’s largest trading bloc
Ethiopia wants to become a leading electricity exporter in Africa after reaching initial agreements with several neighbouring countries.
Ericsson has appointed three new Heads of Customer Units in the Region Middle East and East Africa. In a new geographical set-up that aims to increase focus and respond faster to customers' needs in key markets,
The project is funded with an AfDB grant of US $22 million over the next five years, financed from the Bank's Transitional Support Facility and its Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Initiative.
East African countries said Wednesday they are facing financial constraints to help mitigate impact of El Nino whose effects are already being felt in some regions.
Amref Health Africa, in partnership with its donors and sponsors, will invest a further $2.4million in maternal and child health programmes in Africa.
The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) on Wednesday, September 9 committed a grant of US $22-million to finance water and sanitation facilities in the West Kordofan State of Sudan and a country-wide Institutional Capacity Development Program.
Ecobank and the Global Fund continue their innovative financing partnership program to contribute to the fight against malaria, TB and HIV/AIDS. The program is designed to strengthen the financial management skills of program implementers in Nigeria, South Sudan and Senegal.
Sudan Airways is to make three direct flights per week between Abu Dhabi International Airport and Khartoum International Airport, Sudan
MTN rounded off its annual 21 Days of Y’ello Care employee volunteer programme this past weekend, which saw employees from Afghanistan to South Africa, give back to their communities, under the theme of “Investing in Education for All”.
The Northern Transport Corridor in East Africa, extending from the port of Mombasa in Kenya and serving the hinterland countries of Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and South Sudan, is the busiest trade and transport corridor in East Africa handling the bulk of the region’s regional and international trade.
Liquid Telecom Kenya has expanded its partnership with KCB, the biggest banking network in East Africa, to now connect all the bank’s 24 branches in South Sudan via Very Small Aperture Technology (VSAT).
REFUNITE, Ericsson and Zain Group to use mobile technology to reconnect separated families in South Sudan
The International Rescue Committee (IRC), Refugees United (REFUNITE), Ericsson and Zain Group officially has launched a pilot project in South Sudan, which empowers separated families to search for their missing loved ones through a mobile phone.
The Second International Conference on Nutrition (ICN2), an inclusive inter-governmental meeting on nutrition jointly organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) and the World Health Organization (WHO), in cooperation with the High Level Task Force on the Global Food Security Crisis (HLTF), IFAD, IFPRI, UNESCO, UNICEF, World Bank, WFP and the WTO, will be held at FAO Headquarters, in Rome on 19th – 21st November 2014.
The Regional Committee on Mixed Migration for the Horn of Africa and Yemen is today holding its 4th annual meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The two-day ...
Leaders of global and regional institutions today begin an historic trip to the Horn of Africa to pledge political support and major new financial assistance ...