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Appui budgétaire exceptionnel de 500 millions de dollars de la BAD pour la Tunisie

05-31-2011 | 11:16:18
Le Conseil d'administration de la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a approuvé aujourd'hui un prêt de 500 millions de dollars afin de soutenir ...

Alternative Asset Analysis Backs Liberia’s Approach to Forestry Protection

05-31-2011 | 11:14:17
Alternative Asset Analysis (AAA), an alternative investment advocacy group, which supports environmentally and socially responsible investments, backs ...

Private sector to play an integral role in EAC

05-30-2011 | 13:08:02
The East African Business Council and the East African Community Secretariat have agreed on framework for regular consultation that will see the private ...

Mobile Phones & Quality Services

05-30-2011 | 12:38:00
By Isaac Twumasi Quantus in Accra. Mobile phone use is growing faster in Africa than anywhere else given a moment's thought. The demand for mobile ...

'Golden' Opportunity Prompts Hike in Mining Production Levels

05-30-2011 | 12:37:03
Mining companies taking full advantage of the strong market conditions as predicted by PwC's 2010 Global Gold Price Survey Report   Increasing gold ...

Cloud Computing a top priority for SMEs across Africa – MTN Business

05-30-2011 | 12:35:40
Cloud computing offers a technology outsourcing option, via the use of the Internet that saves massive costs whilst providing the technological tools ...

Praxis – Pentaho Fast Track BI Seminar Series Debuts in South Africa

05-30-2011 | 12:32:56
US-based Pentaho Corporation, are holding  the Pentaho live seminar series, Fast Track BI in Johannesburg and Cape Town,on June 1 and 3, 2011. This half-day ...

LG introduces to the Egyptian market: Touchphone for Generation Z

05-30-2011 | 12:31:55
LG Electronics announced the release of the LG T310i, a vibrant colored full-touch mobile phone designed to match the unique lifestyles of young “Generation ...

SkyVision Launches iDirect Evolution Network to Expand VSAT Coverage in Africa

05-30-2011 | 12:30:25
VT iDirect, Inc., a company of VT Systems Inc., announced that SkyVision Global Networks Ltd , a leading global provider of IP connectivity over satellite ...

IMF Executive Board Completes 3rd & 4th Reviews with Ghana & Approves US$94.3 Million Disbursement

05-27-2011 | 13:55:46
The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed on May 25 the third and fourth reviews of Ghana’s performance under the economic ...

EABL Foundation commissions Ksh.5 Million water and sanitation facilities in Thika

05-27-2011 | 13:54:52
As part of a wider initiative to provide sustainable development, EABL Foundation today officially commissioned Water and Sanitation facilities in ...

Kenya Airways set to receive 7th Embraer aircraft

05-27-2011 | 13:53:58
Kenya Airways, the Pride of Africa, is expected to grow its capacity with the arrival of a new Embraer E190 jet to KQ’s fleet. The aircraft is expected ...

eLA11: Africa demonstrates a strong commitment to ICT-supported education

05-27-2011 | 13:41:41
African countries are increasingly engaging in the development of ICT-based solutions for education and training, according to Dr Mohammed Gharib Bilal, ...

New Report Highlights Pivotal Role for Mobile Technology in Emerging Markets

05-27-2011 | 13:35:43
Co-funded by Vodafone and the World Wide Web Foundation as part of a series of studies on the socio-economic impact of mobile, the 2011 SIM Report ...

$1000 Million to Improve the Management of the Senegal Tertiary Education System

05-27-2011 | 13:34:30
The Board of executive Directors of the World Bank approved today a US$101.3 million credit to contribute to enhance the efficiency and quality of the ...

Second Phase of TIGA awards celebrate ‘ICT for Education’ projects at the 6th eLearning Africa event

05-27-2011 | 13:19:02
The second leg of the long-awaited 2011 Technology in Government Awards (TIGA) in the ‘ICT in Education’ category were celebrated at a high-profile ...

Ethiopian Wins Bombardier’s "Airline Reliability Performance" Award

05-26-2011 | 09:41:03
Ethiopian Airlines has won the 2010 Annual Airline Reliability Performance Award from the Bombardier Aerospace. According to Bombardier, “Ethiopian ...

Kenya Airways set to Launch Flights to N’djamena, Chad, operating 2 times a week through Cotonou

05-26-2011 | 09:34:51
Kenya Airways is launching its 54th destination on the 19th June to N’djamena in Chad. The new route which will operate via Cotonou, the capital of Benin, ...

AfDB Emphasizes Inclusive Growth in North Africa

05-26-2011 | 09:33:49
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group has published an annual report for North Africa which highlights the importance of inclusive growth following ...

The networks of our time

05-26-2011 | 09:19:41
If there is anyone who still wonders about the level to which we are reliant upon networks and immediate connectivity, consider the extent to which ‘triple ...