Le Centre mondial pour l’adaptation (GCA) et la Banque africaine de développement ont lancé la première édition d’un concours « Défi des solutions d’adaptation pour les jeunes Africains »
This week, Facebook announced a new partnership with Big Cabal Media and Comic Republic to launch a new campaign against fake news in Nigeria.
Is the corporate goal of an organisation solely to return a profit to its shareholders, or should it be purpose-driven and respond to wider societal needs at the expense of robust profits?
With the election, Onyema will serve on the WFE board for a 3-year term, representing Europe-Middle East-Africa (EMEA) region.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has committed to provide $500 Million to support Ethiopian commercial banks through the Afreximbank Trade Facilitation (AfTRAF) Programme.
Africa Finance Corporation plans $500m Infrastructure Climate Resilient Fund under AFC Capital Partners
As part of its drive to address Africa’s vulnerability to climate risk, Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) has created an independent asset management arm, AFC Capital Partners, with a debut offering: the Infrastructure Climate Resilient Fund (ICRF).
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), the infrastructure solutions provider on the continent, received a $100 million credit line from the Export-Import Bank of India (India Exim Bank) to develop the critical infrastructure required to rebuild Africa’s economies.
Une mission de haut niveau du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement, conduite par le directeur général pour la région Afrique centrale, s’est rendue à Kinshasa pour renforcer les relations entre la Banque et la RDC
Prudential plc has partnered with Invest Africa, a trade and investment platform for African markets, to support the development Environmental, Societal and Governance standards.
AfDB approves $50m multinational trade finance risk participation agreement facility for Standard Chartered Bank
The African Development Bank (AfDB), approved a $50 million Trade Finance Unfunded Risk Participation Agreement (RPA) facility between the African Development Bank and Standard Chartered Bank.
[Burundi] Une usine de briquettes renforce la résilience et la cohabitation dans un camp de réfugiés
Sous l’impulsion du gouvernement du Burundi, le Haut-commissariat des Nations unies pour les réfugiés (HCR) promeut l’utilisation de briquettes comme source d’énergie alternative et durable pour la cuisson.
The Board of Directors of Sanlam announced the conclusion of agreements between its wholly owned subsidiary, Sanlam UK and Chesnara, for the disposal by Sanlam UK of its 100% shareholding in Sanlam Life & Pensions UK Limited.
InfraCredit, specialized infrastructure credit guarantee institution, announced $5m equity investment by Leadway Assurance, making Leadway, the first private institutional investor member of the shareholder group in InfraCredit.
This growth momentum is expected to continue in the medium term and reach pre-COVID-19 levels of 3.2 percent in 2023.
Qatar Financial Centre partners with Rwanda Finance Limited to boost new opportunities in both markets
Qatar Financial Centre (QFC), an onshore financial and business centre in the region, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Rwanda Finance Limited (RFL) to facilitate initiatives that will promote the international development of both QFC and Kigali International Financial Centre.
The pan-African housing development financier Shelter Afrique disclosed that the Government of Tanzania has increased its stake in the company after paying $2.7 million in additional capital.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) announced a minority investment by the Fund for Export Development in Africa (FEDA) into Liquid Intelligent Technologies (Liquid), a pan-African telecommunications technology group.
Cloud security, also known as cloud computing security, is the practice of protecting cloud-based data, applications and infrastructure from cyber attacks.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is supporting the construction of the first inland dry port in Egypt, in 6th of October City, west of Cairo, with a €25 million loan to October Dry Port Company.
[Column] Efayomi Carr: Africa's youth hold the key to the expansion of agritech across the continent
While there are a wide range of agritech innovations that can propel African farmers to profitability, only 23 percent of youth engaged in agriculture are using any form of agricultural technology