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The World Bank is to Help Zambia Improve the Productivity of key Livestock Production Systems for Female and Male Smallholder Producers

03-01-2012 | 08:59:20
The World Bank Board of Directors today approved a US$50 million credit to improve the productivity of key livestock production systems for targeted ...

AfDB approves new strategy for Tunisia for 2012-2013

03-01-2012 | 08:52:16
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has given the green light to a new two-year strategy for Tunisia. With this strategy, the AfDB is answering the challenges ...

“Rich Dad Poor Dad” Author to speak at 4th MTN-Business World Executive Breakfast Meeting

03-01-2012 | 07:38:43
MTN, Ghana’s leading telecommunications company and Business World, Ghana’s foremost business magazine have announced that Sharon Lechter, co-author ...

Ericsson & Western Union join forces to fast track mobile financial services

03-01-2012 | 06:36:13
Ericsson & Western Union announce strategic alliance at Mobile World Congress 2012 in Barcelona, Spain.First step is an integration of Western Union’s ...

Second round speakers announcement for MobileMoney West Africa summit, Lagos – Nigeria

03-01-2012 | 06:06:45
MobileMoneyAfrica, Africa’s leading resource for mobile financial inclusion today announced that executives from EcoBank International, Africa centre ...

Integr8 marks eleventh anniversary as market leader in Managed ICT Services

03-01-2012 | 04:55:54
Management at South Africa’s largest privately owned managed service provider, the Integr8 Group, has celebrated the company’s eleventh year of operation. ...

Vodafone and Visa forms Largest Global Mobile Payments Platform

02-29-2012 | 21:00:00
Vodafone and world-acclaimed credit card processor, Visa have jointly announced a worldwide mobile payments partnership.The companies will work together ...

African Real Estate awards launched

02-29-2012 | 10:38:06
The African Real Estate and Housing Finance Academy (AREHF)  has officially launched its maiden awards in Accra, aimed at recognising remarkable players ...

Mauritius Subscribes to the IMF’s Special Data Dissemination Standard

02-29-2012 | 06:15:13
Mauritius subscribed today to the International Monetary Fund’s (IMF’s) Special Data Dissemination Standard (SDDS), bringing the number of subscribing ...

Edge-Core Connect Partner Program for Europe and Africa goes live

02-29-2012 | 05:26:29
Fully integrated commercial, technical and marketing support offered for project developmentEdge-Core Networks Corporation, a global networking solution ...

Etisalat to expand it's business with Intelsat 22

02-29-2012 | 05:20:32
Intelsat S.A., the world's leading provider of satellite services, announced today that Etisalat UAE, a leading telecommunications services provider ...

West Africa has potential for top-five gold spot

02-29-2012 | 04:58:55
West Africa has the potential to become one of the top five gold-producing regions in the world, according to Wood Mackenzie mining industry analyst ...

MTN boosts African Opera Mini users by 1665%

02-28-2012 | 21:00:00
A special version of the Opera Mini mobile web browser, launched by MTN and Opera Software last year to MTN's subscribers, has been met with great enthusiasm ...

Banking on Facebook launched by leading South Africans Entrepreneurs

02-27-2012 | 10:18:32
Local entrepreneurs set up free, secure online money exchange platform ZunguZSocial network users now have the option to securely exchange money, ...

South Africa set for carbon tax in 2013

02-27-2012 | 06:20:25
Industry lobbying means nearly two thirds of emissions will be tax-exempt until 2020, under Treasury proposal.South Africa could introduce a carbon ...

Mobile project management on the move as FOXit launches global first

02-27-2012 | 05:32:21
FOXit (Pty) Ltd., a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner and service provider focused on Project and Portfolio Management (PPM) in business, has spearheaded ...

Unilever Ghana supports capacity building for development

02-27-2012 | 05:29:05
Unilever Ghana Company Limited has declared its preparedness to support capacity building and skills enhancement in the country for the job market.This ...

SkyeVine set to make satellite broadband a reality in Africa

02-23-2012 | 10:32:57
Users of technology across the continent can now benefit from a breakthrough in prepaid broadband connectivity. A South African company called SkyeVine, ...

SMC Networks launches new router to offer locals broadband brilliance

02-23-2012 | 08:02:01
SMC Networks, a global provider of LAN hardware and broadband connectivity devices, has announced the launch of the Barricade™ Wireless Gigabit Broadband ...

Visa to start mobile money transfer

02-23-2012 | 06:16:27
Competition in the mobile money transfer market is set to intensify, with the launch of a cross-border mobile money platform by electronic payments processor ...