UNICEF and Safaricom have launched the Internet of Good Things in Kenya – a set of information and resources which promotes living better and healthier.
Emerging markets in 2019 are facing slower global growth, shifts in trade policies and geopolitical risks, according to a new Moody's report.
Eni has made a new light oil discovery in Block 15/06, in Angola’s deep offshore. The well was drilled on the Ndungu exploration prospect.
A South African Free State company, Basils Business Opportunities, is headed for Uganda to look for the export market for its agro-processing equipment that it is manufacturing at its Bloemfontein-based factory.
The South Africa Minister for Trade and Industry, Dr Rob Davies has approved the revised guidelines of the Aquaculture Development and Enhancement Programme (ADEP).
[South Africa] Standard Bank urges farmers to integrate technology solutions to produce better yields
Standard Bank says that South African farming has entered the technological age where data, measurements, alternative power sources, sensors and even the cell phone are working together.
MTN Group has published its financial results for the first quarter of 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa showing sustained growth in all segments, with 236.6 million subscribers as of March 31, 2019.
American technology giant Microsoft Corporation has unveiled a plan to set up a technology development centre in Kenya.
Valcora, the Swiss based fuel purchasing service, has opened a new office in Johannesburg, South Africa, the first in Africa.
uKheshe, South Africa’s economic and convenient QR cash card has announced the launch of uKheshe Life, a hospital, disability and life benefits card.
The Governing Committee of the Women Entrepreneurs Finance Initiative (We-Fi) has approved a funding allocation of $61.8 million for the African Development Bank’s Affirmative Finance Action for Women in Africa program.
The Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) has kicked off a financial literacy initiative to drive up savings in the country.
RwandAir, the flag carrier of the Republic of Rwanda, has announced that it will commence flights to Guangzhou, the provincial capital of Guangdong and the third largest city in China, effective 18th June, 2019.
Pocket Money, a digital lending marketplace targeting borrowers in Africa is pioneering a ‘cyclic’ lending system to provide a breath of fresh air even to potential borrowers who had previously been ‘rejected’ by lenders.
The Board of the Capital Markets Authority (CMA) has approved the grant of a license to SCFM Limited to operate as a Non – Dealing Online Foreign Exchange Broker.
Moody's Investors Service has assigned an A3 insurance financial strength (IFS) rating to The African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), with a stable outlook.
OVO Foundation is expanding its energy access project in Kenya, electrifying over 300 schools and health clinics in the hardest-to-reach parts of Kenya.
Regional value added distributor Hiperdist, headquartered in Dubai, has announced a strategic partnership with Pelco for the West and East Africa regions.
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) has signed a contract with three companies for the multi-million dollar works to revamp the historic Africa Hall.
[Tanzania] UNIDO partners with TIB Development Bank to bring clean cooking solutions to half a million households in Dar es Salaam
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization facilitated an agreement between the TIB Development Bank to roll-out 110,000 bioethanol cook stoves in Dar es Salaam.