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Quelque 165 000 agriculteurs béninois vont bientôt accroître leurs productions agricoles

06-14-2011 | 08:05:29
Quelque 165.000 agriculteurs béninois (dont 40% de femmes) vont utiliser des techniques agricoles améliorées pour accroître les productions agricoles, ...

75 projets d’investissement autorisés au Zimbabwe en 2011

06-14-2011 | 08:03:20
L’Autorité chargée des investissements au Zimbabwe (ZIA) a accepté 75 projets d’une valeur de plus de 900 millions de dollars américains au cours des ...

Barbara Johnson - On Changing Circumstances & life Changing development for South Africans.

06-14-2011 | 08:01:19
This week Africa Business Communities meet with Barbara Johnson, founder and leader of Leadership Dimensions, on better personal performance and contribution ...

Five hot secrets of top of the mind brands

06-14-2011 | 07:58:37
By Yinka Olaito in Nigeria. Being top of the mind brand is not a day’s job. Most top of the minds realise staying at the top and maintaining the status ...

Peasant Farming: the way I see it

06-14-2011 | 07:54:39
By Isaac Twumasi Quantus in Accra. The poverty of an African peasant farmer is not accidental: it is intrinsic to the peasant mode of economic organization. ...

Wavetec Sponsors African Business Awards As Technology Partners

06-13-2011 | 09:39:29
Wavetec proudly announces its partnership with the most prestigious event, African Business Awards 2011 as “The Technology Partners”. By partnering ...

TAAG Angola Airlines Purchases Boeing 777-300ER Aircraft Backed by Ex-Im Bank

06-13-2011 | 09:38:39
The national flag carrier of Angola, TAAG Angola Airlines (Linhas Aereas de Angola) is purchasing Boeing 777-300ER aircraft with GE90 engines assisted ...

Africa’s progress belongs to Africa - Overseas Development Institute

06-13-2011 | 09:37:50
‘Progress in African development happens best when it is lead by African states and citizens’ is the message from a new global research project released ...

AfDB Grants UA 40 Million to Improve Agricultural Infrastructure in Uganda

06-13-2011 | 09:30:22
The African Development Bank Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the government of Uganda have signed a loan agreement for UA 40 million. (UA 1.0 = ...

USTR Kirk Announces $120 Million Initiative to Build Trade Capacity in Africa

06-13-2011 | 09:11:42
This week, during a trip to Lusaka, Zambia for the 2011 African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Forum, United States Trade Representative Ron Kirk ...

Forum: Are Nigerian House of Representatives Members too well paid?

06-09-2011 | 14:42:57
Members of the Nigerian House of Representative get $65,500 in monthly salary and allowances which is about what a British MP gets in a year. Are they ...

Nigeria’s premier alternative energy event - NAEE 2011

06-09-2011 | 14:39:29
This week Africa Business Communities meet with Chris Edeh, Business Development Director for Africa and Middle East, Mathesis Consulting, Organizers of ...

Coris Bank étend son réseau au Burkina Faso

06-09-2011 | 14:35:27
Coris bank international (CBI) a décidé d’étendre son réseau au Burkina Faso avec la création d’une nouvelle agence dans la région du Sahel, a appris ...

Brand communication in Africa: Why social media use is now essential?

06-09-2011 | 14:33:41
By Yinka Olaito in Nigeria. Africa landscape today is ripe for social media use. There may be challenges starring the people at face, but when a brand ...

Le pétrole renfloue grassement le Trésor public camerounais

06-09-2011 | 14:32:13
La Société nationale des hydrocarbures (SNH) du Cameroun a versé, entre janvier et avril 2011, 225,28 milliards de FCFA dans les caisses du Trésor public, ...

Fin des travaux d’une route guinéenne financée à hauteur de 57 millions d’euros par l’UE

06-09-2011 | 14:30:32
La route nationale n°2 reliant la ville de Guéckédou à la localité de Sérédou (8000 kilomètres de Conakry) a été ouverte à la circulation, après avoir ...

Emirates Launches Mobile Boarding Pass Service

06-08-2011 | 07:47:34
Making travel even more efficient, Emirates now offers customers the option of receiving a mobile boarding pass on their internet-enabled mobile device ...

Eco-Friendly Investors e-Guide on Africa Launched

06-08-2011 | 07:44:42
The AfriGuide is intended to educate American and European Investors about Africa and the many  investment opportunities that abound on the continent ...

Kenya Data Networks Invests KES320m in Network Upgrade

06-08-2011 | 07:42:39
Kenya Data Networks (KDN) has contracted Israeli ECI Telecom, a global provider of network infrastructure, to upgrade its network as the company continues ...

PUMA Announces Partnership With South African Football Association

06-08-2011 | 07:41:17
PUMA announced today it has entered into a new partnership with the South African Football Association. The global sportlifestyle brand has become ...