The Board of the Capital Markets Authority has approved the Regulatory Sandbox Policy Guidance Note setting the stage for CMA to begin accepting applications for admission of fintech firms to its Regulatory Sandbox.
The appointment will see Opil continue to support and grow strong market alignment for the Kaspersky Lab brand locally with particular focus on the East African region.
Kobo360, the technology logistics platform, today announced that it will expand operations into Accra, Ghana and Nairobi, Kenya.
The Oracle Global Startup Ecosystem and the Government of Ghana have announced a new collaborative effort to support technology-enabled startups and entrepreneurs across Ghana.
Digital money transfer company WorldRemit has joined forces with Gulf African Bank (GAB), Kenya’s premier shari’ah compliant bank, to facilitate diaspora remittances.
Blue Turtle Technologies, South Africa’s enterprise technology management company, i has been appointed as an official reseller partner for UiPath, the enterprise robotic process automation (RPA) software company.
Rwandan President, Paul Kagame and Globacom's Executive Vice Chairman, Mrs Bella Disu, have initiated discussions on the use of digital technology to help the march towards economic prosperity in Africa.
Nestlé, Unilever, The Coca Cola Company and Diageo have announced plans to improve the collection and recycling of plastics across Africa by launching the Africa Plastics Recycling Alliance.
Online marketplaces such as Jumia, Souq, Uber, and Travelstart could create around 3 million new jobs by 2025 across Africa.
MTN South Africa has partnered with global customer engagement company, Clickatell to launch MTN Chat, enabling its customers to engage with the telco over WhatsApp.
The European Investment Bank, the long-term lending institution of the European Union, and Bank of Kigali have agreed their largest ever cooperation to support new business investment across Rwanda.
The government of Tanzania has selected HID Global®, a worldwide leader in identity solutions’ citizen ID solutions to add e-Visa and e-Permit capabilities to its e-Passport.
Off-grid utilities provider Winch Energy, has announced a new investment from renowned Saudi Arabian power solutions group, AlGihaz Holding.
[Kenya] Metropol Corporation unveils round the clock business news TV channel, terminal to deepen information access
Business Information and Credit Management Company Metropol Corporation has launched Metropol TV, the first Kenyan 24-hour business news channel.
Kampala City has been selected as the lead among the Twelve African cities in the Africa Smart Towns Network following a competitive submission to the call for applications by the French Development Agency early this year.
Egyptair has announced the expansion of its network by operating 3 weekly Direct (Non-stop) Flights to Washington (Dulles international airport) with its modern Boeing 787-9 (Dreamliner) aircraft.
The Economic Commission of the Council of Ministers has approved the medium-term debt strategy (2019-2021).
Square Kilometre Array milestone reached in South Africa with adoption of environmental management plan
The Department of Science and Technology has welcomed the adoption of the Integrated Environmental Management Plan for phase one of the Square Kilometre Array in South Africa.
[South Africa] KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development Department launches bulk buying programme targeting SMEs
South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal Economic Development, Tourism and Environmental Affairs Department has unveiled bulk buying and warehousing programme.
The South Africa Minister for Trade and Industry Dr Rob Davies will launch the R28 million revitalised Ga-Rankuwa Industrial Park on Thursday, 28 March 2019 in the North-West region.