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The Launch of the Swedish - East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC)!

11-05-2010 | 14:20:35
Hello, The 16th of November, the newly created Swedish - East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC), is marking our launch date! In order to read ...

Mauritius Still the Easiest Place to Do Business

11-05-2010 | 14:18:54
For the third year in a row, Mauritius ranks highest in the region on the overall regulatory ease of doing business for local firms, according to the ...

Lisbon to host Africa-focused agricultural business forum

11-05-2010 | 14:17:05
Co-organised by EMRC and the Portuguese Industrial Association - Business Confederation (AIP-CE), the forum will be held in Lisbon, Portugal from 20 ...

Egypt launches ground-breaking oil project to boost nutrition

11-05-2010 | 14:15:37
Egypt has launched a major national project to protect its population from vitamin deficiencies, with production beginning this week of vitamin-enriched ...

Education drives Africa development gains over 40 years

11-05-2010 | 14:12:24
The 20th anniversary edition of the UN Development Programme’s (UNDP) Human Development Report, launched today in a ceremony with UN Secretary-General ...

InReturn Capital invests in Vipingo Stone Mining

11-04-2010 | 09:43:31
Introduction In October 2010 InReturn Capital closed an investment deal with Vipingo Stone Mining, a company that produces machine cut coral stones for ...

Accra SME Event to Stimulate Private Sector Growth

11-04-2010 | 09:25:20
An international business conference and exhibition aimed at growing businesses, promoting an enabling environment for the private sector as well ...

Wanted: Full time journalist/editor in Accra - Ghana

11-04-2010 | 09:18:36
For our operations in Accra, Ghana we have a vacancy for a Full time journalist/editor We are looking for: - A young, ambitious journalist - Specialized ...

Ghana Is Ideal For Investments

11-03-2010 | 13:09:59
The Founder and Chief Executive of a finance house, African Financial Services (AFS), Mr Claude Scholtz, has recommended Ghana as an ideal place for ...

Shareholders approve BEE Deals

11-03-2010 | 13:08:08
Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today held its AGM and a subsequent general meeting to vote on the black economic empowerment ...

South African Radio advertising expected to grow to R3.6 billion by 2014 – PwC

11-03-2010 | 13:06:10
Radio is by far the most popular form of media in South Africa. It is cheap, portable and requires no electricity or literacy to enjoy. There are more ...

Kenya Airways Operating Performance; 2nd QTR - July to Sept 2010

11-03-2010 | 13:04:00
Kenya Airways releases its operating results for the second quarter ended 30th Sep 2010. The company put into the market place capacity totalling 3,391m ...

Zain participates at World Economic Forum in Morocco

11-03-2010 | 13:02:47
Zain, the leading mobile operator in the Middle East, was a regional partner at the recent World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa ...

From bamboo bikes to biomass briquettes: UNEP unveils SEED Award Winners

11-03-2010 | 13:01:29
A novel solar device that turns waste heat into electricity in rural China, a Ugandan business that manufactures stationary from agricultural waste, ...

Encouraging Trench Results at Ndablama Gold Prospect in Liberia

11-03-2010 | 12:57:06
African Aura Mining Inc. ("African Aura" or the "Company"), the TSX V (AUR) and AIM (AAAM) listed exploration and development company focused on ...

VC4Africa matches business and investors in Africa

11-03-2010 | 12:37:20
Today VC4Africa starts the first African online venture capital matchmaking platform. Many investors are looking for businesses to get involved with ...

Transall Nigeria Limited’s Business Development Manager Precious Ogbomo on building and engineering construction in Nigeria

11-03-2010 | 10:15:08
In Nigeria, Africa Business Communities met with Precious Ogbomo, Business Development Manager of Transall Nigeria Limited to discuss building and engineering ...

MTN Ghana wins Y’ello Care award for innovative community service

11-02-2010 | 12:30:24
MTN Ghana has scooped the overall 2010 Y’ello Care Awards prize for the largest staff participation and innovative community initiatives in MTN’s 21 ...

UNEP launches Young Environmental Journalist Award for Africa

11-02-2010 | 12:28:22
Are you a young journalist with a passion for the environment? If so, then the United Nations wants to hear from you! The United Nations Environment Programme ...

Chevron Gives USD 1 Million for UNIDO Project on Entrepreneurship Curriculum in Angola Schools

11-02-2010 | 12:25:39
Chevron will contribute USD 1 million towards a project by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) that will help introduce entrepreneurship ...