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[BLOG] Changing climate for investment in Africa

01-28-2013 | 06:08:47
A concerted effort to merge the twin approaches of aid and trade is essential if the continent is to harness its economic potentialBeneath the snowy peak ...

[BLOG] Barry Coetzee Column: A Formula for Financial Technology Efficiency using Demographics

01-25-2013 | 12:17:31
According to the World Bank, most areas of the planet are highly urbanised with urbanisation rates generally close to 90%. There are two exceptions - Sub-Saharan ...

[BLOG] How internal communication can be enhanced with Social Media

01-22-2013 | 10:43:43
Effective internal communication strengthens employee communication and engagement.  More than ever before, effective internal communication breeds internal ...

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01-22-2013 | 10:41:09
Effective internal communication strengthens employee communication and engagement.  More than ever before, effective internal communication breeds internal ...

[BLOG] Online trading...how can you go about it?

01-22-2013 | 10:20:11
It is true that online trading isn't a well-known product in Africa, but how do we go about it?Trading stocks online can give you a chance to access even ...

[BLOG] Dick Borsboom Column: Value creation and value capturing in Africa

01-21-2013 | 11:33:25
I am relatively new to Africa. In 2012, I was offered the great opportunity to join a leading manufacturing group in Nigeria with impressive expansion ...

[INTERVIEW] Dick Borsboom, Regional CFO, Dangote Industries - "the African market outperformed mature markets in 2012 by a fair margin".

01-21-2013 | 11:27:53
Please introduce yourself to us - your company and your position there. My name is Dick Borsboom, Dutch national, worked and traveled all over the world. ...

[BLOG] Telecom investments point to a better 2013

01-08-2013 | 04:52:27
The telecom industry has witnessed tremendous growth with the number of mobile phone subscribers, growing year-on-year.Returns on investments are also ...

[INTERVIEW] Q&A With Khaled Hegazy Egypt Vodafone’s director of external communications

01-07-2013 | 07:04:47
Mr. Khaled Hegazy is the External Affairs Director for Vodafone Egypt, the leading telecommunications company and one of the largest companies in the Middle ...

[INTERVIEW] Biz Interview: Barry Coetzee, CEO, Iveri Payment Technologies, South Africa

12-21-2012 | 13:41:25
iVeri Payment Technologies is a South African, private-owned company that creates technology for financial institutions and businesses to facilitate multiple-channel ...

[BLOG] Brand Positioning: Factors that will count 1n 2013

12-19-2012 | 11:08:51
As we move towards the end of 2012 and are fast approaching a new year, it is time to take stock and  properly evaluate brands’ action and inaction that ...

[BLOG] The aviation industry must plan

12-18-2012 | 11:27:04
Air travel in Africa is one of the fastest growing businesses in Africa today. This therefore suggests that there is need for other industry stakeholders ...

[BLOG] Accidental ECOWAS and AU citizen: Can the European Union (&EEAS) Overcome EU27's Nationalism?

12-12-2012 | 07:44:35
Emmanuel is unable to bring a topical piece. He brings you an old article written around the time when discussions abounded about the EU’s new European ...

[INTERVIEW] How tea project is transforming Kanungu

12-10-2012 | 08:05:05
This week Africa Business Communities brings you this interview with James Garuga Musinguzi, one of the most successful farmers in Kanungu district in ...

RLG to build cellphone, computer components manufacturing centre

12-05-2012 | 10:35:34
Mobile phone and computer assembling firm, RLG Communications is to build a US$100 million technology center in the country by 2014.Construction work is ...

[BLOG] SMEs to reap the benefits of Video Conferencing

12-04-2012 | 14:59:52
Small business owners can attest to the fact that business travel can be both an extremely expensive and tiresome necessity, particularly if the ...

[BLOG] Delivering social networking sites

12-04-2012 | 07:08:11
There are millions of teenagers who surf the net, most of them for one particular reason: to get connected with people online.They do so to build friendships, ...

[BLOG] Corporate speak in the age of social Media

11-27-2012 | 09:52:38
Many organizations still live in the Stone Age without knowing. They still engage the old order of communication. They engage ‘corporate speak’ which appeals ...

[BLOG] What Corporate Social Responsibility mean to me

11-27-2012 | 06:58:44
Ignoring social issues, for instance, bad working conditions or very low salaries, might lead to poorly educated workers. These circumstances reduce productivity ...

[BLOG] Arise O compatriots, Nigerians Call for A-Sox (African Sox Legislation)

11-26-2012 | 14:36:14
by, Adewale Ademokunla. The SOX Act (Sarbanes-Oxley), named after the two senators who headed the promulgation of this legislation, was an act of congress ...