The African Minerals Development Centre (AMDC) together with the Minerals and Energy for Development Alliance (MEfDA) and the World Bank, has delivered the first of two regional workshops on transfer pricing in Africa’s mineral sector.
South African government prioritizes creation of vibrant export culture to increase capability and capacity
The Department of Trade and Industry in partnership with Tshwane Economic Development Agency (TEDA) hosted the Exporter Development Training in Pretoria. The purpose of the training was to prepare small medium enterprises (SMEs) for the successful expansion of their businesses into international markets.
Africa has recently caught the attention of international forex brokers all setting offices in South Africa. South Africa is the largest economy on the continent, home to the most sophisticated, vibrant, constantly developing financial market.
The German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development, Gerd Müller, has unveiled his Government’s proposed “Marshall Plan” with Africa at the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), saying the Plan can help resolve some of the challenges facing Africa.
The recent upgrading of Jomo Kenyatta International Airport to Category A status which now approved non- stop flights between Kenya and United States is one of Kenya’s greatest landmarks.
Nigeria heralds new dawn in cement production with 0.4 million tons export to neighbouring countries
Following continuous increase in its production capacity, cement manufacturer, Dangote Cement Plc has finally ended the era of Nigeria’s dependence on importation as the company exported 0.4 million tons of the product to other countries in 2016.
Competition agencies must work together to create a healthy business environment in Africa - Bowmans
The safeguarding of competition amongst businesses operating in the African market is key to inclusive growth on the continent.
International express services provider, DHL Express, has published research highlighting the significant growth opportunity for retailers and manufacturers with an international online product offering.
Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa pushes for alternative dispute resolution to safeguard integration
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) is working towards improving investment opportunities in the region by offering better protection to the business community against any violations relating to the regional integration agenda.
Nigeria’s exchange rate policy has been a blessing to some and a burden to many. Nigerians that earn in foreign currencies have had more than a 200% increase in their purchasing power in the last 2 years.
The region will witness the largest show in the amusement industry – DEAL 2017, to provide an effective platform for the stakeholders within the African entertainment and amusement sector.
TerraPay has announced that it has partnered with MoneyTrans, as well as Paga, Nigeria’s pioneering payments and financial services company, to launch cross-border remittances from Spain to mobile wallets in Nigeria.
Digital money transfer service WorldRemit is consolidating its rapid expansion into Tanzania, supporting the growing demand for instant remittances to the country from over 4 million expatriates living abroad.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) and Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), parent company of the Ecobank Group have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to promote joint corporate objectives
[Tunisia] Export Promotion Centre brings export markets to SMEs doorsteps with new periodic meetings
The Export Promotion Centre (CEPEX) is to start a new set of periodic meetings for 2017 named “Let's Talk Export”.
The Gambia Youth Empowerment Project will officially be launched in Banjul on 9 February, as a joint initiative of the International Trade Centre (ITC) and the European Union in partnership with the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Employment