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[BLOG] Growing population makes Africa a key market

09-23-2014 | 10:44:42
By Sarah Parkin Africa has seen its population grow, making it even more attractive as a market for businesses. In recent years Africa has seen an ...

Nigeria microfinance: USD 5 million line of credit to benefit 1,500 entrepreneurs and create 2,500 new jobs

09-23-2014 | 08:47:25
The Board of Governors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB) through its private sector window approved on September 18, 2014 a USD 5 million line ...

First Bank’s business model has repositioned it for growth

09-15-2014 | 08:45:25
Dr. Adesola Kazeem Adeduntan is the Executive Director/Chief Financial Officer, First Bank Nigeria Limited. He was appointed to the Board in 2014 as Chief ...

[BLOG] Top 10 risks worth considering when expanding into Africa

09-08-2014 | 10:53:08
By ContinuitySA Africa’s emergence as a growth area is attracting interest from businesses all around the globe. South African businesses are showing ...

[BLOG] Africa’s Infrastructure Hype: Recommendations

09-01-2014 | 10:55:38
By Anzetse Were I have discussed the opportunities and risks that Africa faces in what will inevitably be significant and targeted investment in infrastructure ...

[BLOG] 5 reasons why email is still a great B2B marketing tool

09-01-2014 | 08:16:40
By David Graham The glory days of outbound marketing are slowly drawing to a close, and are being replaced with a new form of marketing called inbound ...

[BLOG] The impact of Movitel on ICT in Mozambique

08-25-2014 | 11:10:16
By Nguyen Thai Khang Arriving in Mozambique when the telecom infrastructure was very limited and only 35% of the population was accessible to the telecommunication ...

New and reduced mortgage rates

08-18-2014 | 11:50:52
Barclays has launched a new and reduced mortgage rates by up to 0.20 per cent age points for high LTV (Loan to Value), which will support first time buyers ...

[INTERVIEW] ABC exclusive interview with Akua Nyame-Mensah, Managing Director of Lamudi Ghana

08-18-2014 | 10:11:57
ABC meets Akua Nyame-Mensah, Managing Director of Lamudi.com.gh, where we enter the world of real estate and online marketing   Tell us a bit about ...

[BLOG] Africa: A Land of Opportunity for U.S. Business

08-11-2014 | 15:46:30
  By Thomas J. Donohue The United States is wisely pursuing trade and investment opportunities around the world and formalizing lucrative partnerships ...

[INTERVIEW] ABC’s Exclusive Interview with Brian Reffell, Director of Southern Africa Compliance Awards

08-11-2014 | 09:47:24
Africa Business Communities brings you an interview with Brian Refell, Awards Director of Southern Africa Compliance Awards.  Brian throws more light ...

[BLOG] Crowd-funding: the quiet revolution for financing projects in Africa

08-04-2014 | 09:15:54
By Douglas Oppong “Praise the Lord!” blurted the preacher. “Hallelujah!” was the loud response from the congregation. “As the Lord says, give and it shall ...

[INTERVIEW] ABC sits down with Railu Ladidi Mustapha-Tiamiyu, founder of WOYEN

07-31-2014 | 11:39:24
ABC brings you an exclusive interview with Railu Ladidi Mustapha-Tiamiyu, founder of Women and Youth Empowerment Network, (WOYEN). Ahead of the up-coming ...

[INTERVIEW] ABC's Interview with Railu Ladidi Mustapha-Tiamiyu, founder of Women and Youth Empowerment Network

07-31-2014 | 10:17:43
  ABC brings you an exclusive interview with Railu Ladidi Mustapha-Tiamiyu, founder of Women and Youth Empowerment Network, (WOYEN). Ahead of the up-coming ...

[INTERVIEW] ABC sits down with Railu Ladidi Mustapha-Tiamiyu, founder of Women and Youth Empowerment Network

07-31-2014 | 09:19:09
ABC brings you an exclusive interview with Railu Ladidi Mustapha-Tiamiyu, founder of Women and Youth Empowerment Network, (WOYEN). Ahead of their up-coming ...

[BLOG] Why Marketing Strategies of Foreign Multinational Brands Fail in Ghana

07-29-2014 | 09:07:09
In recent years, Ghana has become the beckoning land of opportunity with scores of international companies trying to break into the Ghanaian market. As ...

[BLOG] 10 reasons to invest in Africa

07-21-2014 | 09:16:46
By Douglas Oppong. Many phrases have been coined to describe the direction Africa as a continent is heading in the 21st Century. Although conflicts and ...

[INTERVIEW] Exclusive interview with Mark Afolabi, founder of WhiteSpaces

07-14-2014 | 08:43:04
ABC brings to you an exclusive interview with Mark Afolabi, founder of WhiteSpaces, rural Nigeria’s answer to accessible internet broadband? Let’s find ...

[INTERVIEW] ABC brings an exclusive interview with Mark Afolabi, founder of WhiteSpaces

07-14-2014 | 08:26:28
ABC brings to you an exclusive interview with Mark Afolabi, founder of WhiteSpaces, rural Nigeria’s answer to accessible internet broadband? Let’s find ...

[BLOG] Netherlands-African Business Council NABC teams up with Africa Business Communities

07-14-2014 | 05:13:58
By Bob Van Der Bijl. Africa is big! How to find a suitable business partner or a good client in all these different countries that are almost all on a ...