The South African Revenue Service, the Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa and the Fair-trade Independent Tobacco Association have discussed how to combat illicit trade in cigarette.
The African Export-Import Bank, Afreximbank, has released its unaudited financial statements for the half-year period ended 30 June 2018, showing gross revenue of $343 million.
Multinational German-based transportation company Hapag-Lloyd has continued to focus on the growing market in East Africa.
The Angolan and Zambian have held a launch of the visa-free agreement in ordinary passports, in a simultaneous act in both countries.
Europe’s transformative digital lunch scheme provider is looking to sign in more companies across Africa after a successful two-year test run in Kenya.
The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa Vera Songwe has commended Botswana for being one the fastest growing economies in the SADC region at about four to five percent and for its plans for diversifying the economy.
President Uhuru Kenyatta has witnessed the signing of an MOU between the Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure and the Mediterranean Shipping Company for the revival of the Kenya National Shipping Line.
Zambia expects to raise $22 million annually in new tax on internet phone calls. The cabinet approved on Monday, a 30 ngwee (0.3 kwacha; $0.03) daily tariff charged on online phone calls.
Maize flour prices in Kenya have dipped to a six-year low on increased supply of cheap grains from Uganda and harvests in western region, easing inflationary pressure.
Safaricom, Kenya’s largest telecommunication service provider is in the process of developing a framework that will deal with the sim card swap fraud.
The Kenya Association of Manufacturers (KAM) has urged COMESA to consider establishing an institution to deal with counterfeits and dumping in the regional market.
Global customer engagement company, Clickatell, is an authorized WhatsApp business solution provider.
Liquid Telecom Kenya has today announced plans to roll out the Internet of Things (IoT) network across Kenya.
Mines, a Nigerian fintech startup re-inventing credit in emerging markets, has closed a Series A round of $13M led by The Rise Fund, a global fund managed by TPG Growth.
Telecom Egypt has announced its quarter two 2018 financial results ending 30 June 2018 with a strong operational performance indicating the success of its long-term investment strategy.
Gold exploration company Ashanti Gold Corp. has announced first results for Gourbassi West from the recently completed 105 hole Reverse Circulation and Diamond Drill.
To enhance the ease of doing business (EODB) and technology inclusiveness for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs), Madesoftlogic has unveiled ESOPOS, a cloud based Point of Sale (POS) software.
South Africa’s government announced that it has lifted the decade-long ban on the importation of avocado fruits from Kenya.
Calvert Impact Capital, the mission-driven investor dedicated to creating a more equitable and sustainable world has announced the closing of a $5 million loan to One Acre Fund.
Canadian-based diversified industries corporation Maxtech Ventures Inc. has announced that Maxtech Mining Zambia's two large scale exploration licenses filed in Zambia have been validated by Zambia Minister of Mines.