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Heineken and Google seal global agreement

07-08-2011 | 14:52:22
Heineken and Google has announced an innovative advertising partnership, which will begin with the launch of worldwide digital campaigns on YouTube and ...

Cargill’s Farmer Training Introduced in Cameroon Following Excellent Results in Côte d’Ivoire

07-08-2011 | 14:51:22
Farmer cooperatives in Côte d’Ivoire are benefiting from average yield improvements of nearly 50%, a 30% reduction in major pest problems and quality ...

Togo to host 6th ECOWAS Trade Fair in November 2011

07-08-2011 | 14:50:14
The Government of Togo will in November 2011 host the 6th ECOWAS Trade Fair, a regional platform for accessing West Africa’s market of some 300 million ...

Sasol brings SA chemical industries to Mafikeng

07-08-2011 | 14:48:54
Sasol, the DST-NRF Centre of Excellence in Catalysis, the University of Cape Town (UCT), and PetroSA have developed a Chemical Industries Resource Pack ...

Three awards confirm Standard Bank leadership in Africa banking

07-08-2011 | 14:47:30
Standard Bank’s sustained presence and growing influence in African markets received further recognition today with the announcement that the banking ...

Le PAM accède aux montagnes de l’ouest de la Libye et lance une liaison ferry vers Misrata

07-06-2011 | 14:31:12
La première mission conjointe des Nations Unies ayant accédé à la région des montagnes de l’ouest de la Libye a pu constater à quel point la sécurité ...

2e série de formations à la couverture électorale pour les professionnels des médias tunisiens

07-06-2011 | 14:28:34
La première série de formations en français, qui a démarré au mois de juin, était destinée aux journalistes de la télévision nationale, de la presse ...

Urban development program to benefit 2.8 million people

07-06-2011 | 14:10:06
The World Bank’s Board of Directors today approved a US$150 million loan that could see more than 2.8 million Ethiopians benefit from better urban governance, ...

AfDB approves USD10.4 million to strengthen African Reinsurance Company capital base

07-06-2011 | 14:08:33
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB)  through its private sector window approved an equity investment of up to USD10.4 ...

“Take social media seriously or lose power” – CEO of CTO advises African leaders

07-06-2011 | 14:06:21
African leaders have been invited to take social media, such as YouTube, Facebook, Twitter, more seriously or potentially lose power. This was a view ...

Kenya to Host Regional Financial Sector Forum

07-06-2011 | 14:03:48
Kenya will host a regional financial sector workshop that seeks to strengthen credit markets through the credit information sharing (CIS) processes. ...

Kobil Tanzania Takes Over Management of Dar World Oil Terminal Complex

07-06-2011 | 14:02:31
KenolKobil Ltd, through its Tanzanian subsidiary, Kobil Tanzania Ltd, has taken over the effective control and management of the recently acquired modern ...

Jennifer Twumasi-Quantus - Matching Concepts - On the business of printing in Ghana

07-06-2011 | 13:59:17
This week Africa Business Communities meet with Jennifer Twumasi-Quantus, CEO and Professional Consultant at Matching Concepts on the most important element ...

Chase Bank, ILO and Enablis Launch Business Plan Competition

07-06-2011 | 13:57:41
The Enablis Entrepreneurial Network East Africa, Chase Bank and the International Labour Organization have today launched the 2011 annual business plan ...

MTN launches Qhubeka partnership, a greening and transport initiative

07-06-2011 | 13:55:39
Working in partnership with the Wildlands Conservation Trust and Qhubeka, MTN Business aims to address the various socio-economic challenges which face ...

Absa sees CashSend transactions pass R500 million

07-06-2011 | 13:54:39
Introduced in late 2008, CashSend enables Absa individual customers – who do not have bank accounts – to send money from our Cellphone Banking platform, ...

Google Engage launched in South Africa

07-06-2011 | 13:51:40
Google launches new partner programme to support South African web professionals who provide services to SMBs Google announced the launch of Google ...

Diageo Africa Business Reporting Awards 2011 - Winners Announced

07-06-2011 | 13:47:14
Diageo, the world's leading premium drinks company, has announced the winners of the 2011 Diageo Africa Business Reporting Awards at a ceremony in ...

IDDS HOST LEGISLATIVE WORKSHOP IN GHANA

07-06-2011 | 13:43:37
By Nana A. Agyei-tripple in Ghana Institute for Development  and Democratic  Studies  (IDDS)-Nigeria,  host  workshop  for Osun   State  House of  ...

Africa to set up climate fund

07-06-2011 | 13:30:57
By Nevill Misigo Kavuludi in Ethiopia African leaders are setting plans to launch a fund this year for Africa to access and manage its share of money ...