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[Startup Interview] Mary Mwangi, CEO Data Integrated Limited, Kenya

05-22-2018 | 14:50:00
Data Integrated Limited (DIL) was one of four winners of the MEST Africa challenge and will participate in a pitch challenge to showcase their solution at the MEST Africa Summit

[Column] Llewellyn le Hané: Namibia poises to embrace the new 'smartified' world

05-21-2018 | 13:56:00
The digital revolution has well and truly been embraced by Namibia and Namibians. Apart from spending most of our time online on social media, we are now seeing a shift to real world benefits enabled through connectivity.

[Startup Interview] Renaldo Bothma, Managing Director, HomeFixer, South Africa

05-21-2018 | 13:16:00
Renaldo Bothma is a professional rugby player and founder of a new app, Homefixer, an app to help fix any household related issue at the push of a button.

[Startup Interview] Renaldo Bothma, Managing Director, HomeFixer, South Africa

05-21-2018 | 11:34:00
Renaldo Bothma is a professional rugby player and founder of a new app, Homefixer, an app to help fix any household related issue at the push of a button.

[Column] Llewellyn le Hané: Namibia poises to embrace the new 'smartified' world

05-21-2018 | 10:32:00
The digital revolution has well and truly been embraced by Namibia and Namibians. Apart from spending most of our time online on social media, we are now seeing a shift to real world benefits enabled through connectivity.

[Free Webinar] Study at Wits Business School Johannesburg, gateway to business in Africa

05-21-2018 | 08:35:00
Besides its flagship MBA programme the school has the largest specialized masters’ programmes in South African business schools

[Nigeria Business Week] Nigeria, one economic sector after another, exits recession

05-17-2018 | 13:04:00
The Nigerian oil and gas scene remains as active as ever, with changes surfacing on an almost daily basis. Last week saw the country’s first Marine Engineering Center commence its programs of 18 month academic and field work, which will lead to a masters in Marine Engineering.

[Column] Li Peng: ICT investment and partnership key to fuelling Africa's digital growth

05-17-2018 | 08:36:20
Rapid advancements in information communications technologies (ICT) over the past 20 years has substantially altered the ways in which people live, work, play and interact with one another.

[Kenya Business Week] Deepening partnerships, growing foreign direct investment

05-17-2018 | 07:26:05
As Kenya continues to position itself as the East African regional economic supremo, it has been angling for partnerships and sealing deals that are set to have transformative impacts on key sectors of the economy.

[Column] Li Peng: ICT investment and partnership key to fuelling Africa's digital growth

05-17-2018 | 07:00:00
Rapid advancements in information communications technologies (ICT) over the past 20 years has substantially altered the ways in which people live, work, play and interact with one another.

[Column] Melkisedek-Shivute Ausiku: Entrepreneurship in the age of technology in Namibia

05-15-2018 | 09:49:00
Growing up in Namibia there were several careers to choose from we were told. Study hard, become a doctor, lawyer, accountant, nurse or architect. Perhaps even an engineer if you were that way inclined.

[Kenya Business Week] Heavy rains take a toll on economy, key sectors register mixed fortunes

05-11-2018 | 06:56:00
Kenya continues to experience heavy rainfall that has claimed lives, displaced hundreds of thousands of residents and taken a toll on key economic sectors, in one of the most catastrophic deluges to have taken place in the recent past.

[Column] Ricardo Flores: Botswana poised for cloud growth

05-10-2018 | 19:40:09
Botswana is ideally poised to benefit from the opportunities that cloud computing provides with internet penetration hovering at approximately 28 percent and the number of mobile subscribers showing more than 2,000 percent growth from 2000 to 2011

[Column] Bob Koigi: To remain globally competitive, Africa tourism must fully train eyes on tech

05-10-2018 | 13:12:00
Seven out of every ten holiday bookings globally are done online in what points to the unrivaled space of tech in modern day tourism.

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05-09-2018 | 04:24:00
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[Free Webinar] Become a first-rate Chartered Financial Analyst

05-09-2018 | 04:03:00
The NEOMA Business School MSc Finance is a 360° programme, fully taught in English that prepares future professionals for a career in financial analysis and asset management

[Column] Tracy Bolton: South Africa SMEs staring at heavy penalties for poor customer data management processes

05-08-2018 | 11:30:00
On 25 May this year, a new piece of legislation comes into effect in Europe that could have severe consequences for non-compliant South African businesses.

[Column] Ken Munyi: Cost of cybercrime in Africa cause for concern

05-08-2018 | 10:09:00
African businesses need to take more decisive steps to prioritise data protection and enhance enterprise security in order to mitigate the high cost of cyberattacks.

[Column] Phyllis Wakiaga: National Wage Policy: The Next step for Kenya

05-04-2018 | 06:02:00
In 2016, the Kenya Tea Growers Association decried the uncertain future of investment in tea, due to the rising costs of labour.

[Column] Bob Koigi: Protectionism is the greatest threat to free trade in Africa

05-03-2018 | 09:11:00
The recent decision by Nigeria not to put pen to paper on African Continental Free Trade Area, a continental trade pact that is set to revolutionize how African countries trade with each other, caught everyone by surprise.