tagresults

30-10-2014 23:52:00 | by: Administrator | hits: 22927783 | Tags:

Toyota to open a vehicle manufacturing plant in Kenya
07-02-2024 | 13:43:00
The agreement will see Toyota set up a vehicle manufacturing plant in the country. The company has committed an initial investment of Kshs 800 million in the Kenya Thika vehicle manufacturers.
[South Africa] GAC Motor and Salvador Caetano Auto sign vehicle distribution partnership 
31-01-2024 | 11:05:00
GAC Motor and Salvador Caetano Auto have come to an agreement regarding the distribution of vehicles, spare parts and services, in South Africa.
Volkswagen collaborates with DHL Express for the pilot test of ID.Buzz Cargo fleet in South Africa
12-12-2023 | 10:08:00
The units will be utilised for specialised last-mile delivery service part of DHL’s local pilot test of its global zero emissions logistics target.
Volkswagen signs agreement with Government of Egypt for strategic co-operation viability study of shared automotive painting facility
14-11-2023 | 17:05:00
Volkswagen and Government of Egypt have signed an agreement to work together to develop a feasibility study on a shared automotive painting facility within the East Port Said Industrial Zone in the East Port Said Automotive Zone in Cairo.
Eurorepar enters the South African automotive spare parts industry
14-09-2023 | 14:48:26
The launch of Eurorepar comes with the backing of Stellantis. From a network that stretches across 40 countries, Eurorepar is synonymous with diversity, offering an impressive array of more than 15 000 part numbers.
Stellantis invests ZAR 3 billion in a greenfield manufacturing facility in South Africa
13-09-2023 | 16:05:59
The manufacturing plant will be built in the South African Special Economic Zone (SEZ) in Coega situated near Gqeberha in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Ford and Salvador Caetano appoint Motorcare as the official Ford distributor in Uganda
17-07-2023 | 09:24:57
Motorcare Uganda and its cumulated experience, strong market knowledge and commitment to service excellence will provide Ford customers in Uganda with the highest standards of Ford products, services, and support.
Volkswagen signs deal with Government of Rwanda to establish a modern farm with electric tractors
13-06-2023 | 11:43:01
As part of the MoU, the Government of Rwanda has agreed to provide land in Gashora (Bugesera District) for the project, as well as to assist with permitting and licensing requirements of the project.
ExecuJet MRO Services Africa awarded authorised service centre status for Embraer
24-05-2023 | 07:18:00
ExecuJet MRO Services has been appointed by Embraer as its authorised service centre (ASC) for business jets in Africa. The decision represents an expansion of the aircraft manufacturer’s service network in the region.
Global tyre manufacturer Goodyear seeks to expand to Zambia and DR Congo
28-04-2023 | 09:06:37
As part of its growth strategy, Goodyear Middle East & Africa (MEA) is actively seeking the right distributor & service provider to expand its reach within Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
Nissan Africa announces new leadership structure
05-04-2023 | 08:21:22
Nissan Africa has taken the next step towards unlocking the potential of the African market, by unveiling a new leadership structure with effect from 1 April 2023 to drive the company’s mid-term plan.
Volvo delivers the first heavy electric truck to Africa
20-03-2023 | 05:30:00
Deployment of heavy electric trucks is now spreading across the world. With Europe and the US among the leaders, the shift to more sustainable transport is kicking off also in other parts of the world. In Africa, the first heavy electric truck is now being delivered in the city of Rabat in Morocco.
Volkswagen opens a new vehicle assembly facility in Accra, Ghana
16-03-2023 | 12:11:39
With this move, Volkswagen also takes over the new vehicle assembly responsibility from its licensed importer in Ghana, Universal Motors Limited (UML).
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Investors bet on fintechs, startups
14-03-2023 | 14:57:02
The past couple of weeks have seen a flurry of activities in several sectors of the Nigerian economy. Startups are receiving increasing financial backing from VCs for the growith of SMEs.
[Interview] Jesse Onomiwo, Co-founder, Autosparkle, Nigeria
14-03-2023 | 14:56:57
Autosparkle is part of Riltouche and Sparkles, a company dedicated to building the largest chain of the most eco-friendly cleaning solutions out of Africa through its specialisations in car care, aircraft, boats, homes, offices and cities.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Scaling startups’ investment in the region
14-03-2023 | 14:56:50
As startups successfully raise funding, they are boosting their product and service portfolio while setting sight on the East African region for expansion. This
[Column] NJ Ayuk: How Africa can capitalize on its mineral wealth to develop an electric vehicle value chain
14-03-2023 | 14:56:45
As the entire global transportation marketplace marches toward an increasingly electrified and battery-powered future, many countries across the African continent stand at the threshold of profound economic opportunity.
[Column] Job Wanjohi: Why the Kenya National Automotive Policy is a big win for the manufacturing industry
14-03-2023 | 14:56:19
Over the years, Kenya has carried out significant reforms geared towards improving the business environment and driving competitiveness.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Persistent shortages and inflation call for new measures
14-03-2023 | 14:56:04
Africa has in the past decade positioned itself as a knowledge economy, with one of the most robust startup ecosystems in the world.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Crude industry facts underlining the Nigerian economy
14-03-2023 | 14:56:04
The Nigerian stock market indicators have shown lately a typical pattern in stock markets – investors stay loyal to the resilient stocks.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: State to digitize tourism, FG takes on efficient mobility
14-03-2023 | 14:55:55
Banking is one of the most thriving sectors in Nigeria. The reason for this success has been attributed to the efficiency with which this industry has leveraged technology to modernize its operations.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Government, Central Bank turn focus to the startup movement
14-03-2023 | 14:55:53
There’s an ongoing comparison in Nigeria's status quo that is causing some rift – the national statistics and reports are showing a promising and stable economy, but the situation on-ground reflects a different reality.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: East Africa positions itself as investment destination of choice
14-03-2023 | 14:55:44
The East African community continues to live up to its billing as a prime investment destination for investors.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: A 5G promise looms, global trade predictions show winning numbers
14-03-2023 | 14:55:41
Nigeria’s tactic is one of sharpening the sectors that have shown promise (such as technology, agriculture and banking) while throwing resources at those that have been in a work-in-progress mode for years.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: National GDP for Q3 sees increase, amid growing economic concerns
14-03-2023 | 14:55:39
The Nigerian Minister for labour recently has affirmed that more needed to be done in order for the employment crisis to be mitigated. He did allow that much has been done, but a lot of action still was required if the problem was to be tackled from the roots.
Transport sector hit hard but has key role in COVID-19 management, COMESA
14-03-2023 | 14:54:44
Road and air transport have borne the brunt of the Coronavirus impact as countries put stringent measures to stop the spread of the pandemic.
[Startup Interview] Stanley Njeru, CEO, Buyer Logistics Limited, Kenya
14-03-2023 | 14:54:37
Stanley Njeru is the CEO of Buyer Logistics Limited, a Kenyan-based startup offering freight forwading, custom clearance, warehousing and motor vehicle importation services.
[Kenya Business Week] Competition, customer service drive expansion binge
14-03-2023 | 14:53:43
As customers demand top notch services grows and competition reach fever pitch, companies are investing millions to improve infrastructure and service quality.
[SA Business Week] Investment wave boosts country’s earnings, attractiveness
14-03-2023 | 14:53:39
South Africa continues to be the continent’s preferred destination for international investors due to its competitive market, favorable political climate, a booming middle class and strategic location.
[SA Business Week] Opening businesses to the world, growing markets
14-03-2023 | 14:53:33
In the recent years, South Africa has continued to prove that it is one of the most diverse and promising emerging markets in Africa. The country has become a key global hub for investment, innovation and research.
[SA Business Week] Naspers breathe new life into startups, filmmakers train eyes West
14-03-2023 | 14:53:29
The tech startup fever has been spreading across the globe like bush-fire and Africa has not been left out in this bandwagon. More and more people are entering into the tech space because technology never gets old and new inventions keep evolving.
[SA Business Week] Water tariffs rise, no markets for black traders
14-03-2023 | 14:53:25
Access to clean water is still a challenge in most of the sub-Saharan Africa countries. Due to the scarcity, the ones who are lucky enough to access it have to dig deeper into their pockets in order to enjoy this basic commodity.
[South Africa Business Week] Monash South Africa is now AdvTech owned
14-03-2023 | 14:53:21
ADvTECH has announced the acquisition of Monash South Africa (MSA), a leading South African private tertiary education institution with students from more than 50 countries.
[Kenya Business Week] The UK, China trade factor
14-03-2023 | 14:53:20
Fresh from discussing bilateral ties with the United States, Kenya has over the recent past held trade negotiations and deals with UK and China as the super powers seeks to grow their influence in the country.
[Kenya Business Week] New energy frontiers, more business deals
14-03-2023 | 14:53:18
It has been another busy week for anchor sectors in Kenya with more investors, landmark deals and strategic partnerships pointing to Kenya as the investment destination for the region.
[Kenya Business Week] Realigning businesses to drive growth
14-03-2023 | 14:53:14
With competition across public and private sector now being driven by innovation, Kenyan institutions have invested heavily in modernizing operations and selling the convenience message to customers.
[Nigeria Business Week] Racing toward growth, partnerships, targets
14-03-2023 | 14:53:07
This week has shown interesting developments in a wide range of sectors in Nigeria - Hospitality, Real Estate, Agribusiness, Banking, Automotive, Oil and Gas and as always, ICT remains a busy sector.
[Startup Interview] Aziz Senni, Founder, C Mon Taxi, Senegal
14-03-2023 | 14:52:11
Aziz Senni, a serial entrepreneur with over 20 years’ experience is piloting a taxi renting model in Dakar Senegal that offers taxi drivers access to ownership of their vehicle through a system combining financing, training and customer acquisition thanks in particular to its digital booking platform.
[Startup Interview] Axel Peyriere, Co-Founder, AfricarGroup
14-03-2023 | 14:51:35
Axel Peyriere is co-founder of the number one car classifieds websites in Africa, the AfricarGroup, which covers 22 countries and translated into 10 local dialects of the continent. His interview with Africa Business Communities:
Rolls-Royce announces new leadership for Africa
14-03-2023 | 14:44:39
John joined Rolls-Royce over twenty years ago, in 2001, as a graduate trainee in the Defence business. He rose to become a senior manager before joining Civil Aerospace.
Stellantis and the South African authorities sign agreement to manufacture vehicles in South Africa
09-03-2023 | 13:15:42
Stellantis has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (the dtic) to develop a manufacturing facility in South Africa.
Volkswagen Group builds 100, 000 Polos for the South African market
09-03-2023 | 09:21:58
The special milestone vehicle rolled off the production line on 1 March during the night shift.
Why Does Your Business Need Commercial Auto Insurance?
20-12-2022 | 08:15:00
If you are a business owner, small or large, the importance of having auto insurance should be paramount.
TRADE X opens new automotive trading facilities in Kenya
02-12-2022 | 09:17:59
TRADE X provides auto dealers, car rental companies, fleet owners and mobility solution providers with a seamless end-to-end process for the sourcing and distribution of cross-border vehicle inventory.
Isuzu Motors South Africa announces expanded board of directors
01-12-2022 | 12:59:58
This happens at the back of just 4 years of a journey of end-to-end business transformation to drive growth and expansion for the local OEM.
Tantech exports customized midibuses to Nigeria
01-12-2022 | 08:36:05
Tantech Holdings Ltd has announced that its subsidiary, Shangchi Automobile Co., Ltd., had received a second order from Nigeria to export 6 additional fully customized midibuses within 60 days.
TRADE X expands its presence in Africa with the opening of a trade route in Ghana
23-11-2022 | 08:16:43
TRADE X, a B2B cross-border automotive trading platform with its headquarters in Ontario, Canada, has announced that it has opened a new trade route in Ghana, strengthening the company's presence in Africa after having recently opened new import facilities in Lagos, Nigeria and Nairobi, Kenya.
Stellantis invest in Africar Group to create Auto24, African used vehicle start-up
07-11-2022 | 05:04:00
Auto24 is a direct to consumer used car company that brings new, innovative solutions ensuring transactions are conducted in a transparent and secure way.
Ouverture du premier magasin Winpart by CFAO en République démocratique du Congo
25-10-2022 | 11:37:41
La RDC rejoint ainsi le réseau Winpart by CFAO dédié à la vente de pièces détachées et produits à un prix abordable pour l’entretien et la réparation de véhicules multimarques.
Car rental company Enterprise Holdings expands global footprint into South Africa
14-10-2022 | 08:57:17
This marks the first time Enterprise Holdings brands will be available in South Africa.
Global car sales revenues to plunge by $200 billion in 2022, report
06-10-2022 | 14:30:28
According to data presented by AugustaFreePress.com, with rising costs and low inventory plaguing the industry, global car sales revenues are expected to plunge by $200bn this year.
MEA electric bus market to reach $1 billion by 2028, report
29-09-2022 | 09:38:01
Electric bus manufacturers are always trying to improve efficiency and increase the range of their vehicles.
Sitarail réceptionne nouvelle bourreuse pour la maintenance de la voie ferrée entre Côte d’Ivoire et Burkina Faso
21-09-2022 | 09:31:39
SITARAIL a réceptionné au port d’Abidjan une nouvelle bourreuse – niveleuse – dresseuse d’une valeur de 2 milliards de FCFA (plus de 3 millions d’euros), destinée à l’entretien et à la maintenance du chemin de fer entre la Côte d’Ivoire et le Burkina Faso.
AAAM have appointed Bernhard Manson-Kullin as a Project Manager for Component Manufacturing
19-09-2022 | 11:04:19
The AAAM - African Association of Automotive Manufacturers have appointed Bernhard Manson-Kullin as a Project Manager responsible for Component Manufacturing effective 1 October.
African Association of Automotive Manufacturers to explore Cameroon's opportunities in the automotive industry
19-09-2022 | 10:54:26
German Association of the Automotive Industry (VDA), the AAAM - African Association of Automotive Manufacturers visited automotive stakeholders in Cameroon to explore more opportunities and partnerships.
ISUZU Motors South Africa eyes African expansion with new center
25-08-2022 | 15:59:22
ISUZU Motors South Africa (IMSAf) has confirmed Gauteng as the province of choice to house its very own Parts Distribution Centre (PDC). This strategic step will bring the ISUZU's PDC and training centre closer to its biggest regional market and the rest of Africa markets.
Exploring opportunities in automotive manufacturing in Ghana
01-08-2022 | 09:47:00
Japan Motors Trading Company Limited (JMTC), a major player in the automotive industry in Ghana is keen to explore opportunities in automotive component manufacturing.
L’usine Bontaz Tunisie choisie par Volkswagen pour un projet révolutionnaire
21-07-2022 | 11:10:52
Volkswagen, la marque de voiture représentée par Ennakl Automobiles en Tunisie, a choisi l’usine Bontaz pour son prochain projet.
Ford launches new high-tech Stamping Plant for Next-Gen Ranger in Pretoria, South Africa
20-07-2022 | 16:23:00
Ford Motor company announced its investment in Silverton Assembly Plant operations in Pretoria is coming to fruition, with the completion of the high-tech new Stamping Plant, which is now in operation.
Isuzu Motors South Africa appoints Chule Qalase as Senior Manager CSR and Sustainability
07-06-2022 | 14:43:20
He is highly regarded within the profession, holds numerous accolades of achievement and has a wealth of expertise straddling both the Public and Private sectors.
TRADE X opens new office in Lagos to accommodate growing automotive demand in Nigeria
31-05-2022 | 09:30:21
TRADE X, a B2B cross-border automotive trading platform based in Ontario, Canada, announced it has opened a new office in Lagos, Nigeria, to help meet the growing demand for vehicles in Nigeria.
Autochek acquires Morocco’s KIFAL Auto to drive North Africa expansion
18-05-2022 | 13:11:00
Autochek, the automotive technology company making car ownership more accessible and affordable across Africa, has announced the acquisition of KIFAL Auto, Morocco’s leading automotive technology startup, to drive its expansion into North Africa.
Mercedes-Benz to localize EV manufacturing in Egypt
16-05-2022 | 08:15:49
Egypt wants to revive its automotive industry whose production has been dropping constantly since 2009-2010. In that regard, it developed a national program, which will greatly benefit from the announced plan.
Zambia and DRC Sign Cooperation Agreement to manufacture electric car batteries
11-05-2022 | 12:41:24
Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has signed a historical cooperation agreement to facilitate the development of value chain in electric battery and clean energy sector. 
Isuzu appoints Penelope Mkhwanazi as Senior Vice President: Revenue Generation for Africa and international markets
09-05-2022 | 16:48:19
Penny's impressive work experience spans over 20 years in various industries such as manufacturing, mining, construction, fast-moving consumer goods, and entrepreneurship.
[South Africa] Isuzu Motors increases investment into local production
03-05-2022 | 12:51:57
Isuzu Motors South Africa has invested R580-million to support component localisation as part of its greater investment in local production of the new D-Max bakkie.
Egypt-based auto firm to set up Kenya vehicle assembly
20-04-2022 | 13:11:00
Egypt’s listed auto dealer Ghabbour Auto (GB Auto) plans to establish a joint venture to assemble and distribute passenger vehicles in Kenya.
Uber suspends operations in Tanzania
20-04-2022 | 12:39:00
Uber has suspended its operations in Tanzania, citing a tough regulatory environment that has made it difficult for the ride-hailing company to continue running in the East African country.
FG, EU unveil electric motorcycles for Rural Nigeria
13-04-2022 | 12:53:00
The Federal Ministry of Power has in Lagos launched 10 electric-powered motorcycles manufactured by MAX Nigeria under its Electric Vehicle opportunities in rural and peri-urban communities in Nigeria.
Nissan unveils assembly plant in Ghana
01-04-2022 | 09:51:59
The plant is the culmination of a journey that began in 2018 when Nissan became the first mover in the country to sign a memorandum of understanding with the government to work towards creating the Ghana Automotive Development Policy.
South Africa] Automotive group Motus to list on A2X
28-03-2022 | 11:50:00
South African automotive group, Motus Holdings, has been approved for a secondary listing on A2X Markets and its shares will be available for trade on A2X from 1 April 2022.
[Nigeria] Mecho Autotech gets $2.15m to expand vehicle maintenance and repair services
10-02-2022 | 10:46:00
Nigeria has more than 12 million registered vehicles, and approximately 90% of them are used cars that need frequent checkups to prevent recurring breakdowns.
Volvo plans expansion in Egypt through electric vehicles
31-01-2022 | 09:11:00
Ezz Elarab Automotive Group, the sole importer and exclusive distributor of Volvo cars in Egypt has recently announced the launch of the latest showroom for the Swedish brand in One Katameya, East Cairo.
Zoomcar launches operations in Egypt
21-10-2021 | 09:48:10
Zoomcar, who dominates the car sharing market in India, has expanded to the MENA region and recently appointed Hany Olama as their country head in Egypt to help scale their car sharing marketplace.
Morocco becomes Africa’s new automotive manufacturing hub
14-10-2021 | 07:42:00
Morocco is currently Africa’s first passenger car manufacturer. Morocco has surpassed South Africa as the biggest exporter of passenger cars on the continent with $7 billion exports made in the car industry at the end of 2018.
ALYI expands electric vehicles sales into Ethiopia
28-09-2021 | 13:42:28
Alternet Systems, Inc. (ALYI), announced finalizing terms to deliver 3 wheeled electric vehicles (EV) into the taxi market in Ethiopia.
PPG begins automotive OEM sealants production in Morocco
19-08-2021 | 11:00:00
PPG Industries announced the startup of a facility in Tangier, Morocco, that will produce automotive sealants for local vehicle production.
Competition Tribunal approves Transaction Capital and WeBuyCars merger in South Africa
11-08-2021 | 09:56:00
The Competition Tribunal of South Africa has unconditionally approved the large merger whereby Transaction Capital (TC), through its wholly owned subsidiary, Transaction Capital Motor Holdco (TCMH) will increase its shareholding in We Buy Cars.
Mercedes-Benz Egypt appoints Gerd Bitterlich as new President and CEO
05-08-2021 | 08:41:00
Gerd is a German citizen and has more than 30 years of international experience in the automotive industry across various areas such as business development, finance, retail operations, dealer development and sales and marketing.
Michelin appoints Gaganjot Singh as President of Africa, India and Middle East
23-07-2021 | 09:01:16
He will be based out of Pune, India. Gaganjot Singh succeeds Marc Pasquet, who has been called to other functions in the Michelin Group.
IAA expands global market alliance network in Nigeria
16-06-2021 | 14:55:00
IAA, Inc., the global digital marketplace connecting vehicle buyers and sellers, announced a strategic market alliance in Nigeria with Boacon Autos.
Afreximbank supports ARSO in the harmonisation of African automotive standards
09-06-2021 | 15:19:56
African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is supporting the African Organisation for Standardisation (ARSO) to harmonise standards in the automotive sector in Africa in order to facilitate an accelerated development of the sector across the continent.
The dtic releases auto Green Paper on advancement of new energy vehicles in South Africa
21-05-2021 | 10:08:00
The Department of Trade, Industry and Competition (the dtic) has released a Green Paper on the advancement of new energy vehicles in South Africa as part of a series of policy papers accompanying the 2021 Budget Vote for the Department.
ALYI adds self-drive rentals to electric motorcycle rideshare program targeting $4 billion African market
17-05-2021 | 09:10:53
Alternet Systems, Inc. has announced expanding its plans to deliver its first rideshare electric motorcycles to Kenya to go into service by July of this year to include additional electric motorcycles for the self-drive rental market.
Global electric car sales set for further strong growth after 40% rise in 2020
30-04-2021 | 09:31:00
New International Energy Agency (IEA), report sees major expansion in electric vehicle adoption this decade, which could accelerate further if governments implement policies aimed at reaching net zero goals.
Sasol, Toyota South Africa Motors announce green hydrogen mobility partnership
21-04-2021 | 10:02:00
Sasol and Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) announced the formation of a partnership to commence exploration of the development of a green hydrogen mobility ecosystem in South Africa.
SBI Motor Japan establishes first office in Dar es Salaam Tanzania
24-03-2021 | 12:00:00
BSMO Co., Ltd. and SBI Africa Co., Ltd. have established the SBI Motor Tanzania office in Dar es Salaam, the very first official SBI Motor office in Africa.
Motus acquires 49% stake in GetWorth, South Africa
16-03-2021 | 11:58:00
Motus Holdings, South Africa’s automotive group, acquired a 49% stake in GetWorth, a pioneering innovator in South Africa’s pre-owned vehicle industry.
Volvo Cars to fully go electric by 2030
03-03-2021 | 12:40:00
Volvo Cars is committed to becoming a leader in the fast-growing premium electric car market and plans to become a fully electric car company by 2030.
Cameroon suspends the installation of GPS on trucks that transport goods to the Central African Republic
24-02-2021 | 08:09:38
According to the Cameroonian Ministry of Transports, the parties agreed to suspend the installation of GPS on trucks that transport goods to the Central African Republic because of the large number of vehicles currently waiting for the installation of that equipment at the port of Douala.
Uganda leads in adopting tripartite standards on drivers’ licensing
10-02-2021 | 15:46:29
Uganda has become the first country in the eastern and southern African region to convert its driver’s licensing categories to conform to the regionally harmonized Tripartite Transit and Transport Facilitation Programme (TTTFP) standards.
Ford invests $1 billion to modernize, expand South African manufacturing for all-new Ranger
04-02-2021 | 08:40:00
Ford Motor Company announced an investment of $1.05 billion in its South African manufacturing operations to modernize, expand South African manufacturing for all-new Ranger.
ALYI's first rideshare electric motorcycles to go into service by July in Kenya
02-02-2021 | 07:42:19
Alternet Systems, Inc. (ALYI), announced finalizing plans for its first rideshare electric motorcycles to go into service by July of this year. ALYI has an order to deliver 2000 electric motorcycles in Kenya to be deployed into the motorcycle taxi (boda) market.
Toyota South Africa to manufacture brand-new Corolla Cross SUV at its Durban plant
01-02-2021 | 10:53:23
Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM) announced it will be manufacturing and selling the brand-new Corolla Cross in South Africa in the fourth quarter of the year.
Ford awards grants to grow small businesses in South Africa
28-01-2021 | 09:52:00
The Ford Motor Company Fund is awarding the first grants from the Booth Schoch Future Success Fund to budding entrepreneurs at the Ford Resource and Engagement Centre (FREC) in South Africa.
Sumitomo Rubber South Africa appoints Lubin Ozoux as new CEO
03-12-2020 | 07:21:43
Sumitomo Rubber South Africa, manufacturer of the Dunlop, Sumitomo and Falken tyre brands for the African continent, has announced the appointment of Lubin Ozoux as the new Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director effective 1 January 2021.
Nissan appoints Japan Motors as vehicle assembly partner in Ghana
24-11-2020 | 14:30:00
Nissan has appointed longtime partner Japan Motors Trading Co. as its local partner in an all-new vehicle assembly facility in Accra.
Ford embarks on renewable energy programme for Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria, South Africa
19-11-2020 | 13:28:00
Ford Motor Company of Southern Africa has embarked on a pioneering solar energy project for its Silverton Assembly Plant in Pretoria, as part of its vision to develop an integrated renewable energy solution.
CNN, Hyundai Motor Company in new campaign to explore innovations in transport and mobility
04-11-2020 | 10:15:00
CNN International Commercial (CNNIC) and Hyundai Motor Company (Hyundai) have collaborated on a cross-platform campaign that explores how innovation will change the way we will live in the future.
Toyota Tsusho establishes, acquires license for vehicle assembly business in Ghana
03-11-2020 | 15:08:00
Toyota Tsusho announced the establishment of Toyota Tsusho Manufacturing Ghana, a vehicle production company, and acquired license for a vehicle assembly business, a first for a Japanese company in Ghana.

Share this article