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What is your pension plan?

09-06-2011 | 12:34:55
By Isaac Twumasi Quantus in Accra. Thousands of pensioners are frustrated and angry at the seeming delay of the payment of their pension. Some pensioners ...

Le FMI prévoit une croissance 5,8% en 2011 au Burkina

09-05-2011 | 17:39:10
Le Fonds monétaire international (FMI) table sur une prévision de croissance de 5,8% en 2011 pour le Burkina Faso, drainée par l’agriculture et les ...

Le Congo Brazzaville sur la route des biocarburants

09-05-2011 | 17:12:53
Déjà producteur de pétrole et de gaz naturel, le Congo Brazzaville, devrait développer sa production de biocarburant. Dans l'optique de réduire ...

Algérie: le Premier ministre annonce l'ouverture de l'audiovisuel

09-05-2011 | 14:06:23
"Pour la première fois, nous aurons une législation qui parlera de l'ouverture des médias lourds", en référence à l'ouverture de l'audiovisuel ...

Vodacom appoints new Managing Director for Tanzania operations

09-05-2011 | 12:35:48
Vodacom is pleased to announce the appointment of Rene Meza as Managing Director for Vodacom Tanzania.  Currently Managing Director of Bharti Airtel's ...

South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya have the highest potential for exporting food crops

09-02-2011 | 15:09:14
As now with the famine in the Horn of Africa we might forget what great potential Africa has for agribusiness. South Africa, Nigeria and Kenya have ...

Africa Business Confidence Index indicates growth

09-02-2011 | 12:50:17
Manufacturing index 52.4 and non-manufacturing index 55.3, both indicating expansion; manufacturing slightly higher than July; non-manufacturing slightly ...

A unified solution to ensure efficient project management and out-fox the competition

09-01-2011 | 16:41:35
Fox Projects (Pty) Ltd., a provider of projects management and consulting capabilities in the mining sector, has acquired and implemented a comprehensive ...

US Government Increases Assistance to Horn of Africa

09-01-2011 | 15:40:11
Yesterday, Dr. Rajiv Shah, the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development, announced an increase in United States humanitarian ...

Accsys marks 30th year in operation with new software launch

09-01-2011 | 12:22:09
Management at Accsys has toasted the company's 30th year in operation with the release of new software including Accsys PeopleWare 11 (an upgrade of ...

Les premières journées camerounaises des PME prévues en septembre

09-01-2011 | 12:10:55
Les premières journées des Petites et moyennes entreprises (PME) se tiendront à Douala du 14 au 16 septembre 2011 avec l’objectif de stimuler la croissance ...

Edge-Core Networks stacks up network value with new IPv6-ready switch

09-01-2011 | 11:53:30
Edge-Core Networks Corporation , a professional networking solution provider offering a complete range of enterprise-level and service provider/carrier ...

Vodacom makes international connections more affordable

08-31-2011 | 16:37:05
From 5 September 2011, Vodacom will be extending its reduced rate Super Saver and Vodafone Passport products to many more countries. It will also introduce ...

Londres libère un 1 milliard de livres d’avoirs libyens

08-31-2011 | 16:12:41
La Grande Bretagne a annoncé qu’elle avait libéré un milliard de livres sterling sur les fonds libyens gelés dans le pays.   Le Secrétaire britannique ...

Une compétition internationale pour promouvoir le café burundais

08-31-2011 | 15:45:54
L’Alliance for Coffee Excellence, une organisation américaine, organise du 29 août au 2 septembre 2011 à Bujumbura une compétition dénommée "Coupe prestige ...

Relance du transport aérien dans le ciel congolais

08-31-2011 | 15:31:30
Les avions de la société Air Congo devraient prochainement reprendre leur vol dans le ciel du Congo Brazzaville. Air Congo vient de signer un accord ...

KCB Sponsors the Horticultural Sector Fair

08-31-2011 | 13:48:32
KCB Group has announced sponsorship of the Naivasha Horticultural Fair that will be held between September 16th and 18th 2011. This is the second year ...

Wells Projects Improve Water Access for Pastoralists in Agadez Region, Niger

08-30-2011 | 19:15:53
The United States African Development Foundation (USADF) committed more than $700,000 this month to three well rehabilitation projects in the Agadez ...

Africa Trade Using China’s Currency Set to Reach US$1000 Billion, Says Standard Bank

08-30-2011 | 19:07:12
The steady internationalisation of China’s renminbi will see at least 40%, or $1000-billion, of China’s trade with Africa being made using the currency ...

AfDB Calls for Concrete Action to Mitigate Famine in Horn of Africa

08-30-2011 | 18:53:08
The President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group, Donald Kaberuka, has called for concrete action to mitigate the dire impacts of the drought ...