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MTN throws app developers the gauntlet

08-03-2011 | 16:28:50
MTN is challenging the developer community from around the world to come forward with innovative apps which are inspired by the realities of Africa ...

USAID, Partners Boost ECOWAS Trade Liberalization Scheme

08-03-2011 | 16:26:38
Two pilot Border Information Centres, an initiative by the USAID West Africa Trade Hub, will be launched on Thursday, 4th August 2011 in Aflao (Ghana) ...

The Egyptian payment processing company MSCC comes on board as Platinum sponsor for African Banker Awards

08-01-2011 | 15:42:43
Mediterranean Smart Cards Company (MSCC), suppliers of smart card payment processing services to banks across Africa's emerging markets, is the Platinum ...

Understanding South Africa's changing Energy Landscape

08-01-2011 | 15:41:22
As South Africa struggles with the policy challenges of meeting the ever-growing demand by business and consumers for energy to fuel development and ...

1Time MTN Mobile Money launch payD

08-01-2011 | 15:39:49
1time Airline has become the first airline in Africa to allow its customers to purchase flight tickets online paying with a debit card, following the ...

Domestic Revenue is key...

08-01-2011 | 15:07:23
All over the world government is the lead buyer from local companies so that better business environment for the private sector can generate domestic ...

How To make targets lifetime star advocates

08-01-2011 | 15:04:57
By Yinka Olaito in Nigeria.   Brands thrive just because there are consumers of what the brands’ offer. Without brand consumers no brand will exist. ...

Ghana: ICT and Oil Booms Converge

08-01-2011 | 14:57:44
Lauri Elliott in South Africa. Ghana’s ICT boom converges with its oil boom, which kicked off on December 15, 20100 with the first commercial oil pour ...

Forum: Do providers in Africa deliver enough to make the mobile internet a workable reality?

07-29-2011 | 12:20:26
Many African business professionals make use of mobile internet through smartphones. Do internet providers and mobile operators in Africa deliver enough ...

Africa’s First Event Focussing Specifically on Mobile Entertainment Industry to be Held in Cape Town

07-29-2011 | 12:14:18
All Amber, the leading company specialising in organising interactive, discussion-based events, today officially announced its latest event which boasts ...

IFC Investment to Spur Job Creation by Supporting Egypt's Fertilizer and Construction Sectors

07-29-2011 | 12:13:16
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has approved a loan and equity investment package that will support Egypt's Orascom Construction Industries (OCI), ...

South Sudan Compensation Surveys Launched

07-29-2011 | 12:12:14
Birches Group LLC, a leading global provider of salary surveys for developing countries, has announced the launch of two surveys in Africa's newest ...

Africa / Orange and Google partner to speed up the spread of innovative SMS-based services in Africa

07-28-2011 | 15:34:47
Orange and Google have signed a partnership that aims to facilitate access to Google’s innovative services across Africa by leveraging Orange’s networks. ...

Ethiopian Receives the 5th 777-200LR Named "The Sahara"

07-28-2011 | 15:33:15
Ethiopian Airlines continues to grow as world class African airline, with the introduction of its 5th 777-200LR on July 22, 2011 named “The Sahara”. ...

Kenya Airways Granted 3rd Frequency to Luanda, Angola

07-28-2011 | 15:31:47
The governments of Kenya and Angola have concluded and signed the Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) paving way for Kenya Airways to expand its ...

InfoFort supporting Egyptian Economy through Cairo ICT 2011

07-28-2011 | 15:30:54
InfoFort, an aramex company and the leading records and information management solutions provider in the Middle East & Africa, participated in the Cairo ...

Prudent Fiscal Policy Boosts Strength of Rand

07-28-2011 | 15:29:25
South Africa’s history of prudent fiscal decision-making is making it an attractive investment option compared to developed economies which are straining ...

Le Burkinabé Sékou Ba nouveau Directeur exécutif du groupe de la BID pour 6 pays ouest africains

07-28-2011 | 15:27:59
Le Burkinabé Sékou Ba a été nommé Directeur exécutif du groupe de la Banque islamique de développement (BID) pour le Burkina Faso, le Mali et Niger, ...

Orange et Google s'associent dans les services mobiles en Afrique

07-28-2011 | 15:27:03
e partenariat doit "faciliter le lancement des services innovants proposés par Google partout en Afrique en utilisant l'infrastructure SMS d'Orange", ...

La Chine exploitera un gisement de pétrole on shore dans l’Extrême-Nord du Cameroun

07-28-2011 | 15:25:11
La société chinoise Yan Chang Logone Development Holding Company Limited vient d’achever, «avec succès», le forage d’un puits de pétrole situé dans ...