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India-Kenya to Enhance Bilateral Trade to $ 2.5 Billion by 2012-13

10-14-2010 | 14:06:16
India and Kenya have decided to enhance the level of cooperation between the two countries in the spirit of South-South cooperation. This was decided ...

African Ministers Support Africa Green Fund

10-14-2010 | 14:04:23
Several African ministers, speaking for their governments at the Seventh African Development Forum held on Tuesday, 12 October 2010 in Addis Ababa, ...

Why Network?

10-13-2010 | 15:20:54
Why are some people more successful in life and in business? Why do they seem to get better deals, more sales, better promotions, or just live a better ...

FirstBank Harvests Three Awards

10-13-2010 | 15:19:47
First Bank of Nigeria Plc (FirstBank), Nigeria’s pioneer and largest lender by market value, has clinched three awards in the United States, being rated ...

Climate Change forum opens with calls for African leaders to move from rhetoric to action

10-13-2010 | 15:17:29
Ethiopia’s President, Girma Wolde-Giorgis has called on African leaders to “close the gap between rhetoric and adaptation actions” in order to effectively ...

Increased offer to acquire Comztek

10-13-2010 | 15:16:17
Datatec Limited, the international Information and Communications Technology group, announced on 2 September 2010 that it had made a conditional offer ...

ABSA scores double awards with emeafinance

10-13-2010 | 15:10:04
Absa has chalked up two prestigious awards in the emeafinance African Banking Achievement Awards which were announced last week. For the second year running, ...

SASOL OFFERS DEVELOPERS SAFE, CLEAN AND EFFICIENT HOME ENERGY SOLUTION

10-13-2010 | 15:00:44
South African leading petrochemical and energy group, Sasol, has expanded its marketing offering by introducing LPgas reticulation into housing developments ...

Ethiopian Receives the Seventh Q-400 Aircraft

10-12-2010 | 09:58:49
Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce that it has received its seventh Q-400 Next Generation turboprop aircraft from Canadian Aircraft manufacturer ...

Ghana’s aviation industry attracts more airlines

10-12-2010 | 09:57:40
The liberalized Skies Policy in the aviation sector has led to the increase in frequency of some airlines operating into Ghana, and admission of new ...

ECA, AUC and African Development Bank establish a Joint Secretariat in support of Africa’s development

10-12-2010 | 09:53:53
ECA, AUC and African Development Bank establish a Joint Secretariat in support of Africa’s development Three of Africa’s foremost institutions, the Economic ...

Large European leasing and factoring company is searching for partners in Kenya in the financial sector

10-11-2010 | 10:41:30
We are looking for a partner in Kenya, to work together on creating economic opportunities at the Base of the Pyramid through (micro-)leasing and/or ...

EIB and ADB finance first large-scale wind farm in Africa

10-08-2010 | 15:22:14
The European Investment Bank and African Development Bank today agreed to provide € 45million to design, build and operate onshore wind farms on four ...

South African Tourism shatters the global destination marketing mould

10-08-2010 | 15:20:09
SOUTH AFRICAN TOURISM is changing the face of global destination marketing forever with an exciting new campaign that launches this month. A Nigerian ...

UNEP tree-planting campaign takes root in East Africa

10-08-2010 | 15:15:14
Hundreds of people from different walks of life - from young schoolchildren to army officials - are planting trees across East Africa in the latest activities ...

AfDB Leverages Infrastructure for Internet Access - Approves USD 50 Million Loan for Satellites and Ground Infrastructure

10-08-2010 | 15:06:14
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a USD 50-million loan to finance the design, construction, launch and operation ...

Orange partners with Equity Bank to offer affordable devices .

10-07-2010 | 12:59:45
With data access costs plummeting, Orange today moved to complete the package by addressing the issue of affordable devices. The landmark partnership with ...

Sasol announces the conclusion of the Ixia Coal broad based BEE transaction with WIPCoal Investments

10-07-2010 | 12:55:28
Sasol Mining today announced the conclusion of the Ixia Coal transaction at a closing ceremony held in Johannesburg. As part of the company's empowerment ...

MTN Group appoints new Vice President for the SEA Region

10-06-2010 | 13:28:14
The MTN Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr Ignatius Sehoole as Vice President for the South and East Africa (SEA) Region, effective November ...

Chevron Increases Total Investment to $55 Million in The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria

10-06-2010 | 13:26:51
Chevron is now the single largest private sector donor to the organization. The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria is one of the largest ...