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Monsoons help enhance yield in East African fisheries, NOC
07-08-2020 | 06:40:00
Led by scientists at the National Oceanography Centre (NOC), new study reveals the importance of the Monsoon in how abundant small pelagic fish are in East Africa.
Scientists collaborate to save East Africa’s potatoes from a new pest threat
30-07-2020 | 09:00:00
Scientists have been at the forefront of efforts to address a new emerging pest threat to the production of potato in the East Africa region.
United States, Kenya launch negotiations towards free trade agreement
28-07-2020 | 09:09:00
The United States Trade Representative and Kenya Cabinet Secretary for Industrialization, Trade, and Enterprise Development formally launched trade agreement negotiations between the United States and the Republic of Kenya.
TMEA, AERC partner to increase availability of data, build evidence for policy decisions in East Africa
27-07-2020 | 07:54:00
East Africa trade body TMEA and African Economic Research Consortium (AERC) have partnered to support a research programme that will increase the availability of data and evidence to support inclusive trade and gender policies in East Africa.
IBM picks Angela Angela Jimoh as General Manager for North, East and West Africa
16-07-2020 | 08:59:00
IBM has appointed Angela Kyerematen-Jimoh as General Manager for IBM North, East and West Africa.
The one-stop border post between Tanzania and Kenya, a symbol of East-African integration
15-07-2020 | 06:33:00
By cutting the crossing time to a maximum of half an hour, the One-Stop Border Post project has boosted trade and tourism between Kenya and Tanzania.
[Column] Mimi Alemayehou: Preventing Covid-19 from becoming a hunger crisis in Africa
15-07-2020 | 05:50:00
When a second massive swarm of locusts hit East Africa in April presenting “an extremely alarming and unprecedented threat” to food security and livelihoods this piece of news barely made a splash.
East Africa holds its ground as Africa’s fastest growing region despite COVID-19 disruption, AfDB
13-07-2020 | 06:03:00
Economic disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has pushed East Africa’s growth projection for 2020 down to 1.2 percent, a rate that outstrips other African regions and is forecast to rebound to 3.7 percent in 2021, according to the AfDB.
MIGA and TDB increase financing for trade in Eastern and Southern Africa
09-07-2020 | 12:29:00
MIGA, a member of the World Bank Group, has issued a guarantee of EUR 359 million for up to ten years for a loan provided to the Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank.
FAO welcomes additional €15m from European Union to fight Desert Locusts upsurge in East Africa
08-07-2020 | 13:59:00
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) welcomed a €15 million contribution from the European Union to fight the Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa as a new wave of locusts is emerging in the region.
World Bank approves$425 million for infrastructure financing in Eastern and Southern Africa
07-07-2020 | 09:49:05
The World Bank Board of Directors has approved $425 million financing to support the provision of infrastructure finance in Eastern and Southern Africa.
COVID-19 accelerates greater trade coordination in East Africa
06-07-2020 | 12:10:00
The COVID-19 crisis has revealed both hairline fractures along borders in East Africa and the potential to solve them through better regional coordination.
EANNASO launches AFYA digital health platform
03-07-2020 | 06:39:00
The Eastern Africa National Networks of AIDS and Health Service Organizations (EANNASO) announced the launch of its East Africa Wananchi Digital Health Platform (AFYA).
TDB picks Newgen Software to digitize operations
26-06-2020 | 06:26:00
Newgen Software has announced that Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB), is going live with its electronic document and records management system.
EU supports TradeMark East Africa with €5 million to guarantee safe trade in Kenya
25-06-2020 | 08:04:00
TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) and the European Union signed a €5 million agreement to support the Safe Trade Emergency Facility being implemented by TMEA in the region.
EAC ranked as the most integrated bloc in Africa
19-06-2020 | 09:11:00
East African Community (EAC) has been ranked as the most integrated bloc among the eight regional economic communities (RECs) recognized by the African Union.
Investment flows in Africa set to drop by 40 per cent in 2020, UNCTAD report
19-06-2020 | 09:08:00
The trend of declining foreign direct investment (FDI) to Africa is set to exacerbate significantly in 2020 amid the dual shock of the coronavirus pandemic and low prices of commodities, especially oil.
Rwanda, Uganda record reduced trade flows, report
10-06-2020 | 13:09:00
Rwanda and Uganda have recorded a reduction in trade flows in April and May 2020, according to the latest report from the COMESA Statistics on ‘COVID 19 Impact on Trade’.
EAC Partner States adopts EAC Regional Electronic Cargo and Drivers Tracking System
04-06-2020 | 13:22:18
The East African Community (EAC) Partner States have adopted the EAC Regional Electronic Cargo and Drivers Tracking System that will be hosted at the EAC Headquarters in Arusha, Tanzania.
Almost five million people at risk of hunger, famine as Desert Locusts destroy crops across East Africa, report
04-06-2020 | 12:47:00
Almost five million people could be plunged into hunger and famine as a fourth round of desert locusts hatch and ravage crops across the Horn and East Africa, compounding an already dire food situation worsened by the COVID-19 pandemic.
EU mobilises €3 million in emergency assistance for floods in East Africa
02-06-2020 | 07:24:00
The EU has mobilised €3 million in emergency assistance to countries in East Africa that have been hit by heavy rainfall over the past weeks, triggering devastating landslides and floods.
New swarms of locusts threaten to increase hunger in East Africa reeling from floods and coronavirus
28-05-2020 | 14:59:33
Oxfam warns that millions of people in East and Central Africa, already suffering due to flooding and the impact of coronavirus, are at risk of increased hunger and poverty as the region braces for the latest generation of locusts.
EAC cautions partner states on likely impact of above normal rains in the region
28-05-2020 | 12:30:58
According to the Greater Horn of Africa Climate Outlook Forum Statement, parts of South Sudan, Western Kenya, Uganda, Northern Tanzania and Rwanda are expected to receive above normal rainfall between June and September 2020.
InspiraFarms closes Series B investment round to expand operations in East and Southern Africa
28-05-2020 | 07:41:00
InspiraFarms, an on- and off-grid cold storage solutions provider in East and Southern Africa, has closed a Series B to further expand its operations in the region.
World Bank approves $500m to fight Locusts in Africa and the Middle East
26-05-2020 | 06:42:00
The World Bank approved a US$500 million program to help countries in Africa and the Middle East fight the locust swarms that are threatening the food security and livelihoods of millions of people.
CISI, Tanzania Institute of Bankers deal to enhance global professional standards
22-05-2020 | 14:44:00
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) and the Tanzania Institute of Bankers (TIOB) have signed an MoU with the aim of advancing professional standards in the Tanzanian banking sector.
Fight against Desert Locusts will take time, despite significant control gains, FAO Director
22-05-2020 | 14:31:00
The Director-General of FAO QU, has warned that efforts to control Desert Locusts will take time, noting increased concern for the Sahel and Southwest Asia is adding to the burden of efforts ongoing in the Horn of Africa and Yemen.
Team Europe bolsters food security in Kenya and neighbouring nations
21-05-2020 | 12:55:00
Team Europe - the EU, Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium, France, Sweden and Denmark are bolstering food security in Kenya and the region with over Ksh 16 billion (EUR 140 million) at a time of crisis due to COVID-19.
Hunger could double in East Africa and the Horn in months as coronavirus spreads, WFP
19-05-2020 | 14:23:18
The dire socio-economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic may more than double the number of hungry people in East Africa and the Horn over the next three months, a report from the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has found.
FAO makes gains in the fight against Desert Locusts in East Africa and Yemen, threat for food security crisis remains
12-05-2020 | 07:24:00
The Director-General of the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations said that significant gains had been made in the fight against the desert locust upsurge in East Africa and Yemen.
Climate smart agriculture project invests € 2 million in East Africa
09-05-2020 | 13:04:10
The Climate Resilient Agribusiness for Tomorrow project has co-invested € 2 million in grants to 14 private sector companies working in agriculture value chains in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
Todd Ashton appointed Ericsson’s Vice President and Head of South and East Africa operations
09-05-2020 | 06:37:27
Ericsson has appointed Todd Ashton as the Vice President and Head of Ericsson South & East Africa within Market Area Middle East and Africa.
African Development Bank debars Sinotec for 36 months for fraudulent practices in East Africa
01-05-2020 | 07:04:00
The African Development Bank Group announced the debarment of Sinotec Company Limited, an energy solutions company registered in China, for fraudulent practices in East Africa.
EAC strengthens international airports staff capacity for prevention, detection of COVID-19
30-04-2020 | 11:37:00
The EAC Secretariat, CASSOA and AMREF Flying Doctors will offer emergency COVID-19 intervention trainings for staff at the 8 international airports in the 6 EAC Partner States.
East Africa’s oil industry: A new story in the making
29-04-2020 | 12:03:00
The recent acquisition by Total of Tullow Oil's entire interests in the Lake Albert Development Project in Uganda marks the beginning of a new chapter for East Africa's energy industry.
Liquid Telecom’s East Africa connectivity backbone deepens EAC integration
29-04-2020 | 07:39:00
Liquid Telecom has made it possible for the East African Community (EAC) member states to function as close to normal despite the coronavirus pandemic.
Russian Federation donates $10 million to support fight Desert Locusts in East Africa
29-04-2020 | 07:06:00
The Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) received a donation of $10 million from the Russian Federation to support its operations in fighting against the Desert Locust outbreak in East Africa.
Total acquires Tullow's entire interests in Uganda Lake Albert project
24-04-2020 | 12:56:56
Total and Tullow have entered into an Agreement, through which Total shall acquire Tullow’s entire interests in Uganda Lake Albert development project including the East African Crude Oil Pipeline.
Falling visibility shows increase in African cities suffering major air pollution, study
24-04-2020 | 07:40:00
Falling visibility in three major African cities reveals air pollution has increased significantly over the last 45 years, leaving citizens facing further short-term increases in man-made pollution.
Tigo Tanzania launches mobile money transaction service across East Africa
22-04-2020 | 05:48:00
Tigo Tanzania, has launched a service that allows all Tigo Pesa customers to send and receive cash on their mobile money wallets from M-PESA in Kenya, MTN in Uganda and MTN and Airtel in Rwanda.
EAC deploys mobile laboratories and testing kits to all Partner States
17-04-2020 | 12:28:00
The East African Community (EAC) under the Mobile Laboratory Project has deployed nine mobile laboratories and Coronavirus test kits to all Partner States.
IOM launches COVID-19 strategic preparedness, response plan for East and Horn of Africa 
15-04-2020 | 13:31:00
The International Organisation for Migration (IOM), Regional Office for the East and Horn of Africa has launched a Strategic Preparedness and Response Plan COVID-19 appeal for USD 71.6 million.
African Energy Chamber appoints Elizabeth Rogo President of East African region
09-04-2020 | 13:16:45
The African Energy Chamber has appointed Eng. Elizabeth Rogo, Founder & CEO of TSAVO Oilfield Services, as its President for East Africa.
Japan contributes $7.5 million to help fight locust swarms in East Africa
07-04-2020 | 07:36:00
The World Food Programme (WFP) welcomed a contribution of US$7.5 million from the Government of Japan to help support vulnerable people in three East African countries hit by locust swarms feeding off crops.
AfDB approves $1.5 million emergency grant to curb desert locusts ravaging East and Horn of Africa
03-04-2020 | 08:45:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) approved a $1.5 million emergency relief grant to assist nine countries in the East and Horn of Africa on the control of swarms of desert locusts.
East African Community to deploy mobile labs, testing kits to all Partner States to mitigate Coronavirus
25-03-2020 | 09:57:00
The East African Community Secretariat is in the process of deploying mobile laboratories and Coronavirus test kits to all EAC Partner States.
UN fast tracks $10 million loan to scale up FAO action to fight Desert Locusts in East Africa
23-03-2020 | 11:30:00
FAO is further scaling up its activities to fight the Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa from a $10 million loan approved by the United Nations’ Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF).
ILRI trains East Africa officials on measuring greenhouse gas emissions from livestock systems
17-03-2020 | 12:01:52
Livestock production is the largest source of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from agriculture. But global estimates of these emissions are based on emission factors from developed countries.
East Africa smartphone markets records strong growth, COVID-19 set to hit shipments, IDC
17-03-2020 | 10:53:00
Kenya's smartphone market saw shipments increase 20.3% year on year in Q4 2019, according to the latest figures from global technology and consulting services firm International Data Corporation (IDC).
East African Community mulls adopting French as an official language
13-03-2020 | 13:25:43
French could in the near future become an official language of the East African Community (EAC) in addition to English.
Boreal Light to launch largest solar water desalination project in East Africa
12-03-2020 | 14:18:28
GreenTec Capital announces the launch of Boreal Light's largest decentralized solar water desalination project in Eastern Africa in partnership with WaterKiosk LTD, Atmosfair GmbH and the Bilal Sustainable Development Project.
[kenya] Receivables finance can help close Africa’s $90 billion SME ginancing gap, Central Bank Governor
12-03-2020 | 09:14:00
Receivables finance is an important tool that can help to close the $90 billion funding gap faced by small and medium-sized enterprises in Africa, Dr. Patrick Njoroge, Governor of Central Bank of Kenya said.
New report highlights significant gains from AfCFTA implementation in East Africa
10-03-2020 | 10:37:32
The implementation of the AfCFTA in Eastern Africa could result in welfare gains amounting to USD 1.8 billion for East Africa, boosting intra-African exports by more than USD 1.1 billion and creating more than 2 million new jobs, says a new report.
[South Africa] Standard Bank reports resilient results for 2019 financial year
06-03-2020 | 06:23:00
Standard Bank Group’s results for the 2019 financial year are underpinned by the growth and resilience of its core operations, the constrained macroeconomic environment and ICBCS losses impacted the group’s results.
[Column] Adil Youssefi: Connectivity a bedrock for riding the fourth industrial revolution wave
05-03-2020 | 11:28:59
While much is made of the potential of new technologies like cloud, IoT, AI and Blockchain, their success depends entirely upon ubiquitous connectivity.
UK supercomputer to combat Africa’s worst locust outbreak in decades
02-03-2020 | 15:25:00
Climate experts in East Africa are using a UK-funded supercomputer to combat the continent’s worst locust outbreak in 70 years, which is robbing people on the brink of starvation of much-needed food.
Germany contributes €17 m to FAO to help combat the impact of Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa
02-03-2020 | 15:08:00
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, FAO, has welcomed a €17 million contribution from Germany to provide assistance to those directly affected by the Desert Locust upsurge in East Africa.
Standard Bank makes executive appointments in Uganda, East Africa
02-03-2020 | 07:42:00
Stanbic Bank Uganda’s Chief Executive, Patrick Mweheire, has been appointed as the new Regional Chief Executive, effective 1st March 2020.
East African Legislative Assembly passes Supplementary Budget of $4.9 million to meet additional expenditure
28-02-2020 | 13:43:00
The EALA has approved the East African Community’s Supplementary Budget of USD 4.9 million for the Financial Year ending 30th June 2020, to fund its additional expenditure for priority projects and programmes.
EU mobilises €10 million more to respond to severe Desert Locust outbreak in East Africa
28-02-2020 | 12:06:00
The European Commission has announced €10 million more to respond to one of the worst Desert Locust outbreak in decades in East Africa.
[South Africa] Sage appoints official distribution partners for SADC, East and West Africa
27-02-2020 | 09:11:00
Sage has appointed three Authorised Sage Distributors in the SADC, East Africa and West African regions to serve as valued-added distribution partners for its small and medium business products and services.
Afreximbank, FCI to promote factoring to East African SMEs
26-02-2020 | 15:01:00
The Afreximbank in collaboration with FCI will hold a two-day conference in Nairobi to promote the use of factoring to enhance access to financing for SMEs in East Africa.
One step closer to clean energy for 30 million people in Africa
24-02-2020 | 12:04:00
The first Public Private Partnership (PPP) project to generate renewable energy from shared resources in Africa came closer to reality following signature of a key agreement to enable preparatory works to commence.
Animal Resource Information System to support priority regional livestock value chains in Africa
21-02-2020 | 13:25:17
As a part of implementation and coordination of ARIS II for the sustainable development of animal resources, African Union Inter-African Bureau for Animal Resources will be transforming priority regional livestock value chains.
United States announces $8 million to locust control operations in East Africa
20-02-2020 | 14:35:00
In response to the outbreak of desert locusts in East Africa, the United States, through the USAID, will be providing $8 million in humanitarian assistance to support regional operations to control locusts.
Elanco Animal Health East Africa dairy and poultry project tackles diseases and nutrition deficient
20-02-2020 | 08:15:36
Elanco Animal Health Inc. says its shared value East Africa Growth Accelerator initiative has delivered a Social Return on Investment (SROI) of almost 250 per cent for dairy and poultry smallholder farmers.
Airtel attains 100 million subscriber mark in Africa, with bulk of revenue from Nigeria and East Africa
20-02-2020 | 04:55:32
Airtel's overall customer base in Africa grew by 9.4% to reach 107.1 million. This is according to the India-based telco group financial results for the 9-month period ending on December 31, 2019, announced recently
US-Kenya deal could spur regional value chains, Former US negotiator
19-02-2020 | 08:47:00
A trade deal with the U.S. could help both Kenya and its neighbors in the East African Community by fostering the development of regional value chains, according to a former U.S. trade official.
COMESA and ReNAPRI to strengthen relations in agriculture policy research
18-02-2020 | 11:42:00
COMESA/ACTESA and the Regional Network on Agriculture Policy Research Institutes have agreed to strengthen the relationship in the areas of agriculture policy research and outreach in the region.
ENGIE Africa brings off-grid power to millions in East Africa
18-02-2020 | 10:04:00
ENGIE Africa has successfully accelerated the Access to Energy (A2E) strategy that it launched in 2018 through the development of its three A2E off-grid energy solution companies: Fenix International, ENGIE Mobisol, and ENGIE PowerCorner.
East African Community partner states directed to enforce laws banning plastic carrier bags
11-02-2020 | 11:13:47
East African Community partner states have been directed to enforce relevant laws to effectively ban the manufacture and use of plastic carrier bags with immediate effect.
Africa Solidarity Trust Fund donates $1 million to combat Desert Locust in East Africa
10-02-2020 | 09:50:00
The Africa Solidarity Trust Fund (ASTF) has donated $1 million to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations to combat the worsening Desert Locust upsurge in the Horn of Africa.
East African Fish in need of recovery, WCS
07-02-2020 | 07:39:00
A study of East African coral reefs has uncovered an unfolding calamity for the region- plummeting fish populations due to overfishing, which in turn could produce widespread food insecurity.
Norfund unveils strategy to boost agribusiness and manufacturing sectors in East Africa
07-02-2020 | 07:18:00
Norfund has announced the launch of its strategy in East Africa for the next three years, which includes scaling up investments in the manufacturing and agribusiness sectors.
[Kenya] Agri-tech start-up Taimba receives €250,000 from Enviu and DOEN Foundation
05-02-2020 | 08:07:00
Taimba, a Kenyan based agri-tech startup connecting rural smallholder farmers to urban retailers has recieved €250,000 funding from partnership with Enviu and the DOEN Foundation.
Plans to put in place East African single currency by 2024 well underway
28-01-2020 | 09:53:00
The East African Community Partner States are in the process of harmonizing critical policies and putting in place the requisite institutions to attain a single currency for the region by 2024 as outlined in the EAC Monetary Union Protocol.
LVFO implements E€OFISH programme for sustainable blue economy in East African-South African-Indian Ocean region
28-01-2020 | 09:41:00
The Lake Victoria Fisheries Organization (LVFO) is implementing the E€OFISH programme in the EAC region in Lake Victoria, whose overall objective is to enhance equitable economic growth by promoting sustainable fisheries.
Foot and Mouth disease project to encourage vaccine development in Eastern Africa
28-01-2020 | 07:23:00
On January 22, the AgResults Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) Vaccine Challenge Project tailored for Eastern Africa, officially launched.
[Kenya] TMEA, Mombasa County Government inject $2.7m funding for road construction
23-01-2020 | 07:32:00
TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) and the Mombasa County Government inked a US$2.7 million financing deal towards construction of the Mbaraki-Nyerere Road.
Massive, border-spanning campaign needed to combat Locust upsurge in East Africa, FAO
23-01-2020 | 06:36:00
Desert Locust swarms in Ethiopia, Kenya and Somalia, already unprecedented in their size and destructive potential, could swell exponentially and spill over into more countries in East Africa.
Namibia ratifies to the TFTA Agreement, more countries expected to follow suit
22-01-2020 | 13:49:00
The Republic of Namibia has become the eighth country to ratify the Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA) Agreement moving the region closer to having a fully operational Agreement this year.
FMO invests $7 million to support climate smart agriculture in East and West Africa
21-01-2020 | 13:30:00
Dutch development bank FMO has invested $7.5m in the Acumen Resilient Agriculture Fund (ARAF) to support the provision of climate resilience solutions to smallholder farmers in East and West Africa.
[South Africa] MTF Academy Masterclasses kicks off 2020
16-01-2020 | 12:14:22
The MultiChoice Talent Factory (MTF) Masterclasses for 2020 have officially started.
Liverpool engineers help African nations shift towards clean energy
16-01-2020 | 08:45:11
Clarke Energy, a Liverpool engineering company is helping African businesses reduce carbon emissions thanks to innovative hybrid engines.
Elgon Kenya’s Bimal Kantaria feted for championing modern farming in East Africa
13-01-2020 | 10:15:00
Elgon Kenya’s Director Bimal Kantaria has been recognized with an Honorary Doctorate of Humanities degree for his efforts at promoting the agriculture sector in East Africa.
IFC launches global health tech challenge to spur innovation in East African health care
07-01-2020 | 09:16:00
IFC, the private sector arm of the World Bank has called on health tech innovators from around the world to bring their solutions to the East African market to meet the needs of patients and health care providers.
African tech startups net over $6m in collective prize money in 2019 - Ventureburn
27-12-2019 | 11:55:00
African tech startups this year tapped millions of dollars by taking part in and winning startup competitions - at least over $6million collectively, by Ventureburn’s calculations.
Over 3 million people from Kenya, Tanzania to benefit from AfDB €345M road construction support
19-12-2019 | 13:35:00
Over three million people from Tanzania and Kenya will benefit from a €345 million financing package for road construction support, approved by the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) board.
Rice farmers in East Africa to benefit from $3 million grant
18-12-2019 | 07:43:00
Rice farmers in East Africa are set to benefit from a US$3.1 million dollar grant to a rice sector promotion project which will be implemented over a period of three years.
GAIN, UNICEF project raises awareness on complementary feeding in Eastern and Southern Africa
12-12-2019 | 12:11:00
GAIN is working with UNICEF in Eastern and Southern Africa to sharpen understanding of and improve complementary feeding in the region.
Paratus is first to bridge Africa from East to West
12-12-2019 | 08:05:04
Paratus, a leading telecoms operator with operational offices in six African countries, is the first telecoms operator to bridge Africa.
TDB, EIB deepen partnership with $120m 15-year SME, climate action facility in Eastern, Southern Africa
10-12-2019 | 06:55:00
The Trade and Development Bank (TDB) and the European Investment Bank (EIB), signed a USD 120 million 15-year SME and climate action facility to grow the relationship between the Eastern and Southern African countries.
Dimension Data Security targets Africa and Middle East’s IT security market
05-12-2019 | 09:35:29
Dimension Data has launched its fifth business unit in Africa and Middle East (MEA) region aimed at helping organisations in the region address the challenges of today’s rapidly evolving IT threat landscape.
SmartStream partners With Union Systems to assist East and West Africa organizations in their digital strategies
27-11-2019 | 11:05:00
SmartStream Technologies has announced its partnership with Union Systems Limited, a key provider of financial software solutions and professional services to major banks in East and West Africa.
[Kenya] Safaricom's M-PESA Foundation Academy wins at East Africa CIO awards
27-11-2019 | 10:04:00
The M-PESA Foundation Academy has become the first learning institution to be recognised as the Company of the year at the East Africa CIO awards.
Absa CIB named best Investment Banker in Africa at the EMEA awards
26-11-2019 | 12:50:00
Absa Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) claimed top honours at the 12th EMEA Finance African Banking Awards, 2019 where it was awarded Best Investment Bank in Africa.
[Uganda] Countries celebrate South-South Cooperation, innovative partnerships for tackling food insecurity and poverty
26-11-2019 | 08:43:00
Through South-South Cooperation, countries across the global South are successfully exchanging technical expertise and building innovative partnerships, which if strengthened, can continue to play a crucial role in the achievement of the SDGs.
IFC, development partners make healthcare investment in East and Southern Africa
26-11-2019 | 06:22:00
IFC and IFHA-II Coöperatief U.A., a private equity fund focused on health care in Sub-Saharan Africa, launched a $115 million holding company to acquire and integrate targeted health care service businesses in East and Southern Africa.
CloudHop and Nasdaq Governance Solutions Announce Reseller Partnership in East Africa
20-11-2019 | 08:55:00
CloudHop, has announced a new partnership with Nasdaq Governance Solutions to provide its clients in Eastern Africa with access to Nasdaq Boardvantage.
[Kenya] CloudHop inks deal with Nasdaq Governance Solutions to provide clients with solution that enhances corporate governance
20-11-2019 | 07:40:00
Cloud solutions provider in Kenya, CloudHop, has partnered with Nasdaq Governance Solutions, a business of Nasdaq Inc. to provide its clients in Eastern Africa with access to Nasdaq Boardvantage®.