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Strategic crossroad for SA wine industry – PwC

08-26-2010 | 11:03:38
The recent PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) South African Wine Industry Insights Survey 2010 found that although average wine prices of producer cellars ...

Dr. Afari- Gyan calls for premium on transparency and professionalism in elections in Africa

08-26-2010 | 10:57:58
Dr. Afari- Gyan, chairman of Ghana Electoral Commission, has stated that the field of election administration in Africa is littered with challenges, ...

UNEP hosts green group on journey across Africa

08-25-2010 | 15:58:03
They've clocked up 5,000 kilometres on the road, passed mountains, rivers, deserts and forests and also repaired their fair share of flat tyres.And today, ...

KCB Targets the Horticultural Sector in Sponsorship Deal

08-25-2010 | 15:53:55
KCB Bank announced a Kshs 4 million sponsorship for the upcoming annual Naivasha Horticultural Fair, set to take place at the Naivasha Sports Club next ...

President of Uganda Yoweri K. Museveni to Open AgriBusiness Forum 2010

08-25-2010 | 15:49:47
On the 4th of October 2010, President Yoweri K. Museveni of Uganda will open the 4-day AgriBusiness Forum in Kampala, Uganda, organised by the Brussels-based ...

The Importance of Internet Security

08-25-2010 | 15:45:55
The Importance of Internet Security In the computer industry, Internet security refers to techniques for ensuring that data stored in a computer cannot ...

Uganda removes limits to tourism

08-25-2010 | 15:38:55
The Uganda Government's decision to remove exclusive zones in her national parks is boosting park tourism following the construction of new accommodation ...

Nairobi to host first East Africa ICT Summit

08-25-2010 | 15:35:51
East Africa’s rapidly expanding ICT sector will receive a further boost next month when computing and communications professionals from throughout the ...

U.S. Government Hosts Conference on Improving Southern Sudan's Agriculture

08-25-2010 | 15:27:04
The U.S. Government-through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) and the Office of the U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan-and the Government ...

Sappi consolidates its Southern African paper and paper packaging businesses

08-25-2010 | 15:23:53
Sappi Southern Africa today announced that it would be consolidating its paper divisions to strengthen its ability to meet customer requirements and ...

World Bank Group’s Investment Climate Survey Supports Rwanda’s Business Reform Agenda

08-25-2010 | 13:51:29
The Investment Climate Advisory Services of the World Bank Group and Rwanda’s Ministry of Trade and Industry today outlined a strategy to help Rwanda ...

CTO Africa Forum Adopts Prudent Measures to Connect Rural Communities / Sharing best practices, experiences, implementation challenges and realistic resolutions

08-25-2010 | 13:31:43
A diverse group of ICT stakeholders comprising Ministers, regulators, telecom operators and leading ICT global brands convened at the 5th Annual Connecting ...

New City Development Group CEO David Adekunle Ogunnaike on real estate in Nigeria

08-25-2010 | 13:30:35
In Ogun-State, Nigeria Africa Business Communities met with David Adekunle Ogunnaike, Chairman-CEO of New City Development Group to discuss the development ...

Statistics South Africa: Personal Services Industry, Wholesale Trade Sales

08-25-2010 | 13:26:57
Report-90-01-01 - Personal services industry 2008 Income. The total income for the personal services industry in 2008 was R167 640 million. The largest ...

South African Airways (SAA) hosts the 24th Annual Wine Selection

08-25-2010 | 12:21:19
Raise a glass to the South African national carrier as it hosts the 24th Annual Wine Selection where local and international wine connoisseurs have been ...

Press Statement on the Cause of Oil Spills in the Niger Delta

08-22-2010 | 00:00:00
The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), at the request of the government of Nigeria, is conducting an environmental assessment of the impacts ...

Nestlé invests CHF 150 million in the Equatorial African Region

08-22-2010 | 00:00:00
The Company is set to build new factories in Angola, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Mozambique, while also expanding existing factories. Nestlé ...

13 Nigerian Banks Support Oando’s Growth Aspirations - Complete N60billion facility

08-17-2010 | 13:01:09
Oando PLC, Nigeria’s largest indigenous energy group, is pleased to announce that it has concluded and drawn down on a N60 billion facility provided by ...

Sudan Field Office Concludes Business Continuity Training

08-03-2010 | 11:56:56
Sudan Field Office Concludes Business Continuity Training The Sudan Field Office (SDFO) successfully completed a two-day workshop on Integration ...

IFC Capitalization Fund & Africa Capitalization Fund Invest in NBS Bank to Support Malawi’s SME, Agriculture Sectors

12-13-1901 | 21:05:24
IFC Capitalization Fund and Africa Capitalization Fund will invest up to $100 million in equity in NBS Bank, Malawi’s third largest bank in terms of ...