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AFC signs US$350 million long-term line of credit with African Development Bank for Infrastructure
06-12-2023 | 07:25:00
The agreement, which was signed during the ongoing 28th Conference of the Parties (COP 28), supports urgently needed financing for infrastructure projects to underpin sustainable development and economic growth.
Arab Coordination Group allocates $10 billion to support energy transition
05-12-2023 | 09:45:00
This funding is meant to drive a comprehensive and affordable transition to renewable energy in developing countries.
Equinor sells Nigerian business to Chappal Energies
04-12-2023 | 06:43:56
Equinor sells its Nigerian business, including its share in the Agbami oil field, to Nigerian-owned Chappal Energies.
Global and African partners pledge $175m to the Alliance for Green Infrastructure in Africa
04-12-2023 | 05:43:00
In a powerful signal of support during COP28, African and global institutions together with governments of Germany, France and Japan and philanthropies have pledged over $175 million to the Alliance for Green Infrastructure in Africa (AGIA).
[Kenya] AfDB commits over €101 million to boost access to electricity
30-11-2023 | 11:32:52
The project will also benefit from a $13.17 million (€12.12 million) loan from the Canada-African Development Bank Climate Fund (CACF), administered by the Bank, providing long-term concessional loans for climate change adaptation and mitigation projects.
MIGA supports Senegal’s first bus rapid transit system
30-11-2023 | 07:30:00
MIGA has issued guarantees amounting to €19.9 million to Meridiam, an independent investment Benefit Corporation and asset manager specializing in public and community infrastructure, to cover its investments in Dakar Mobilité SA (DM) in Senegal for up to 15 years.
Africa Finance Corporation invests $60 million to boost Angola’s indigenous Oil & Gas production
30-11-2023 | 06:24:00
AFC has invested US$60 million in Etu Energias (formerly Somoil), the largest private Angolan oil company, as part of a drive to boost indigenous participation in the continent’s energy sector.
La Côte d'Ivoire célèbrent le démarrage de Baleine
29-11-2023 | 06:37:00
Le président de la Côte d'Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, et le PDG d'Eni, Claudio Descalzi, célèbrent le démarrage de Baleine.
The Permanent Parliamentary Committee on Energy and Minerals inspects the East African Crude Oil Pipeline
22-11-2023 | 12:30:00
The Permanent Parliamentary Committee on Energy and Minerals has visited the Chongoleani Port facility of the East African Crude Oil Pipeline (EACOP) project and has been satisfied with the progress of the project.
Focus on AI enablement and energy management will define 2024, report
22-11-2023 | 10:05:00
Intense, urgent demand for artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities – and the duelling pressure to reduce energy consumption, costs and greenhouse gas emissions – loom large over the data centre industry heading into 2024.
Schneider Electric integrates Microsoft Azure OpenAI to drives Generative AI productivity
21-11-2023 | 10:00:00
Schneider Electric, a player in the digital transformation of energy management and automation, is harnessing the capabilities of Generative artificial intelligence (GenAI) to empower customers and transform its internal operations.
FSD accorde environ 2 milliards de riyals de prêts pour soutenir des projets de développement en Afrique
20-11-2023 | 20:00:00
Le Fonds saoudien pour le développement accorde environ 2 milliards de riyals de prêts concessionnels pour soutenir des projets de développement en Afrique.
Arab Coordination Group pledges US$50 billion for African development
20-11-2023 | 08:15:00
Stepping up their support for African partner countries ahead of the crucial COP28 climate change conference, the Arab Coordination Group (ACG) announced today that it aims to allocate up to US$50 billion to help build resilient infrastructure and inclusive societies in the African continent.
L’Africa Investment Forum recueille 34,82 milliards de dollars d’intérêts d’investissement
15-11-2023 | 07:26:00
Les Market Days 2023 de l’Africa Investment Forum (AIF) ont suscité 34,82 milliards de dollars d’intérêts d’investissement pour des projets dans les infrastructures, l’agriculture, les soins de santé et les industries créatives.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Oil companies still have vital role to play in African energy
14-11-2023 | 13:27:11
Behind every discovery, final investment decision (FID), and first oil announcement in our continent are companies of all sizes, advancing our energy industry and bringing Africans closer to realizing the energy security and prosperity that their petroleum resources represent.
Partenariat stratégique entre Stellantis et Leapmotor
13-11-2023 | 07:15:00
Stellantis devient actionnaire stratégique de Leapmotor avec un investissement de 1,5 milliard d’euros et développera l’activité internationale des véhicules électriques Leapmotor.
Arab Coordination Group pledges $50 billion for African development
10-11-2023 | 11:02:41
The Arab Coordination Group (ACG) has announced that it aims to allocate up to US$50 billion to help build resilient infrastructure and inclusive societies in the African continent.
MCB Capital Markets advises EnVolt on its inaugural Green Project Bond issue
08-11-2023 | 07:15:00
MCB Capital Markets, the Investment Banking, Asset Management and Principal Investments arm of MCB Group, has advised EnVolt on its inaugural issue of MUR 510m (USD 11 million) Green Project Bonds under its MUR 2 billion (USD 45 million) Multicurrency Green Bond programme.
Mauritius Commercial Bank Capital Markets advises EnVolt on its inaugural green project bond issue
07-11-2023 | 12:28:14
EnVolt, the renewable energy development arm of ENL Group ("ENL"), a diversified investment holding company in Mauritius, is engaged in the construction of 13 solar roof and ground mounted facilities across the island with an aggregate capacity of 14 MWh and an estimated project cost of MUR 680 million.
India’s energy solutions brand Luminous Power Technologies forays into South Africa
02-11-2023 | 10:55:42
Having established a strong foothold across the African continent in the past 15 years, this landmark partnership is a major milestone for Luminous Power Technologies as it further strengthens its foothold in the African market.
Afreximbank signs term sheet for US$40million pre-export facility for Johnvents Industries Limited
02-11-2023 | 06:18:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in Houston, United States, signed a term sheet for a US$40million pre-export facility in favour of Johnvents Industries Limited.
IFC investit dans la Programme Électricité pour soutenir l’accès à l’électricité en Côte d’Ivoire
01-11-2023 | 07:29:00
IFC investit dans la première titrisation du Programme Électricité pour Tous (PEPT) pour soutenir l’accès à l’électricité en Côte d’Ivoire.
Special AI summit explored how AI will change finance, industry and human society
30-10-2023 | 09:45:00
Final day of FII7 in Riyadh sees detailed debate on AI and trillions in investments for environment unlocked ahead of COP28 summit.
Egypt signed MoU for swap programs worth $730 million with China
27-10-2023 | 07:00:00
120 projects have been & are being implemented with bilateral development partners through debt swap programs worth $730 million In Egypt.
The 7th Future Investment Initiative (FII7) convened in Riyadh for a new “global compass” call
26-10-2023 | 07:34:00
Delegates call for new global compass to boost economic environment and supercharge renewable energy investments.
Eni celebrated sail away of the Tango FLNG and Excalibur FSU vessels to Congo
26-10-2023 | 07:15:00
The milestone aligns with the timeline of the Congo LNG project, whose first phase will startup in December 2023. The project will reach approximately 4.5 BCMA of gas liquefaction capacity at plateau.
Perenco Oil & Gas Gabon to announce the startup of production following the Hylia South West Discovery
23-10-2023 | 08:00:00
Perenco Oil & Gas Gabon (POGG) has announced the successful startup of production following the Hylia South West Discovery located offshore Gabon in 40 meter water depth, 10km south of the Hylia field.
DFC signs statement reaffirming ongoing partnership for Ghana facility investment
17-10-2023 | 09:15:00
U.S. International Development Financing Corporation Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Scott Nathan traveled to Accra, Ghana, to meet with prospective private sector partners to discuss opportunities to work together to promote economic growth in Ghana.
MAX expands operations into Cameroon and Ghana
11-10-2023 | 14:20:00
MAX partners with OEMs, EV manufacturers, and fleet owners to provide vehicle financing and subscriptions to gig drivers and mobility entrepreneurs via termed contracts and service bundles.
British International Investment partners with Access Bank Plc to extend $60 million trade finance facility
11-10-2023 | 14:03:00
British International Investment partners with Access Bank Plc extended $60 million to ensure availability of key commodities across import-dependent economies and critical inputs for manufacturing goods, medicine, commodities, construction, food and agriculture across five African countries.
ARISE IIP investit dans Crystalchain pour lutter contre le changement climatique
11-10-2023 | 12:06:40
ARISE IIP investit dans Crystalchain pour lutter contre le changement climatique et renforcer la traçabilité au sein de ses parcs industriels.
IFC guarantees loan to provide farmers, agribusiness SMEs in Morocco with solar and efficient irrigation systems
11-10-2023 | 08:37:01
Through IFC's $36 million risk sharing facility, BCP will provide loans primarily to farmers and SMEs in CMGP's distribution network to help them acquire energy-efficient, solar-powered watering systems, such as micro irrigation.
CrossBoundary Group unveils refreshed brand to embark on a new era
09-10-2023 | 14:28:27
CrossBoundary Group to unveil a refreshed brand identity and two new websites, which demonstrate the firm's growing impact and commitment to underserved markets.
Trident OGX Congo secures US$300 million to raise crude oil production growth in Congo
09-10-2023 | 14:10:00
The Afreximbank in Brazzaville signed an agreement to provide a $300 million facility to Trident OGX Congo in a transaction expected to raise the Republic of Congo’s crude oil production by an estimated 30 per cent.
Altera awarded contracts with Eni for the Baleine Field
09-10-2023 | 13:45:47
Altera Infrastructure has been awarded contracts for redeployment of the FPSO Voyageur Spirit and the shuttle tanker Nordic Brasilia for the Baleine Phase 2 project, located offshore Côte d'Ivoire.
Tlou Energy Limited has raised fund towards development of Lesedi project
09-10-2023 | 12:12:23
Tlou Energy Limited to announce that it has raised A$678,976.62 (~£355,000, ~BWP5.85 million) pursuant to a placing of 19,399,332 new ordinary shares of no par value at an issue price of A$0.035 (~£0.0183, ~BWP0.30) per share .
[South Africa] Demand for electric vehicles set to grow
05-10-2023 | 15:36:00
Although the South African EV industry is currently small in comparison to other markets, Justin Manson, Sales Director at Webfleet, Bridgestone’s fleet management solution predicts that it will expand thanks to government backing and private sector investment.
Carlyle Group and Aliko Dangote back Alterra Capital Partners
05-10-2023 | 14:49:25
Alterra Capital Partners, a firm spun out of Carlyle Group Inc., has announced substantial backing from prominent figures, including Carlyle’s co-founders David Rubenstein and Bill Conway as well as Nigerian billionaire Aliko Dangote, for their Africa-focused fund.
WATT wins contract to upgrade Airtel towers with 32MW of reliable hybrid solar power
05-10-2023 | 14:28:19
WATT Renewable Corporation (WATT), an independently owned provider of hybrid solar solutions, has been chosen by leading telecommunications services company, Airtel, to deliver over 32MW installed capacity of solar PV and storage across Nigeria.
Sasol, Toyota South Africa Motors and Air Products South Africa partner for hydrogen mobility ecosystem
04-10-2023 | 15:20:00
Sasol, Toyota South Africa Motors (TSAM), and Air Products South Africa (APSA) made history at the Smart Mobility Africa Summit, at the Gallagher Convention Centre, in Johannesburg with the presentation of South Africa’s first on-road demonstration of a hydrogen mobility ecosystem.
Amethis announce an investment in Energy Transfo
02-10-2023 | 15:25:31
Amethis is pleased to announce that it has acquired a minority stake in Energy Transfo, a major player in the design and manufacture of solutions for the electricity and renewable energy sectors in Morocco.
La BOAD et l’APSGI annoncent la signature d’un protocole d’accord de collaboration
27-09-2023 | 11:35:00
BOAD et APSGI ont signé un protocole d’accord de collaboration, en vue de mettre en œuvre des synergies devant soutenir la redynamisation de leurs activités de financement et d’investissement, et de capter les opportunités offertes par la Finance Verte.
CFAO Technology & Energy devient CFAO Infrastructure
25-09-2023 | 13:22:18
Le groupe CFAO, dans sa mission With Africa For Africa, poursuit son ambition de devenir un partenaire incontournable en Afrique pour des prestations d’énergies renouvelables.
Truist partners with Standard Chartered to strengthen trade finance capabilities in emerging markets
25-09-2023 | 10:37:00
Standard Chartered Americas has announced that it has entered a trade finance partnership with Truist Bank that will enhance Truist clients’ ability to conduct global business.
Le projet LNG Marine XII trace la voie vers la sécurité energétique et le développement economique du Congo
18-09-2023 | 11:42:00
Le projet LNG Marine XII, qui représente un investissement substantiel de près de 5 milliards de dollars, est une initiative pionnière pour la République du Congo.
More funds from financial institutions to protect and restore nature in landmark statement
18-09-2023 | 11:03:04
Some of Africa’s largest financial institutions are backing a call to conserve and restore nature amid a biodiversity crisis that threatens the wellbeing and livelihoods of tens of millions of its people.
FSD Africa investments commits US$19.5 Million to boost climate resilience in Africa
14-09-2023 | 13:39:00
Investments in Acre Impact Capital’s Export Finance Fund, Catalyst Fund and Camco’s Spark Energy Services will help bridge financing gap for green projects,
La GABI annonce une programmation de classe mondiale pour l’événement Unstoppable Africa 2023
13-09-2023 | 18:56:00
Des PDG, des chefs d’État, des ministres, des investisseurs et des dirigeants de l’ONU seront rejoints par des stars du monde de la musique, du sport et du cinéma pour un forum exclusif de deux jours consacré à l’avenir de l’Afrique
IFC and Citi to boost supply chain finance in emerging markets
13-09-2023 | 18:42:00
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Citi have agreed to launch a $300 million facility pilot under IFC's newly established Global Supply Chain Finance Program (GSCF).
Tana Africa Capital exits the business
11-09-2023 | 16:00:59
lobeducate invests in International Education Group alongside Saham, as Tana Africa Capital exits the business.
Vodacom, Eskom sign first virtual wheeling agreement
07-09-2023 | 11:50:00
In addition to adding capacity to the nation’s power grid, this agreement - a Vodacom innovation which has been co-developed with Eskom - will also play a significant role in moving Vodacom closer to its goal of sourcing 100% of its electricity demand from renewable energy sources by 2025.
The African Energy Chamber endorses Oando-Eni Deal
07-09-2023 | 11:41:00
The African Energy Chamber (AEC) endorses the ground-breaking agreement between Oando PLC and Eni for the acquisition of 100% of the shares of Nigerian Agip Oil Company Limited (NAOC Ltd).
$1 billion to boost access to climate finance for Africa’s youths, African Development Bank announces
07-09-2023 | 11:04:00
African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina has announced a new $1 billion facility to accelerate climate financing for Africa’s youth businesses.
Africa Climate Summit 2023 concluded with Nairobi Declaration
07-09-2023 | 09:04:00
At the closing of Africa Climate Summit 2023, African leaders announced $23 billion Nairobi declaration target for green growth in Africa.
USAID announces $35 Million to support African Climate Leadership
07-09-2023 | 08:18:00
The U.S. Agency for International Development announced a suite of investments and initiatives to support climate action in Africa as part of this week’s Africa Climate Summit in Nairobi, Kenya.
Kenya breaks ground for region's first geothermal energy powered data center
04-09-2023 | 07:36:21
The facility will directly benefit from the 953 Megawatts of Geothermal Power Generation capacity at Olkaria and will be the first major investment at the newly created KenGen Smart Industrial Park to fully utilize green, reliable and sustainable power.
[Column] Mansoor Hamayun: How climate change will affect your financial resilience
01-09-2023 | 13:49:00
Whether or not the sun shines today, the wind blows, or the heavens open – should that affect your ability to borrow money or pay it back? Your ability to access entirely essential services like electricity? Water? Your mobile phone?
inDrive to invest in boosting driver safety in Kenya
30-08-2023 | 09:21:57
In a move that demonstrates its unwavering commitment to enhancing safety for urban mobility in Kenya, inDrive has made a significant investment of nearly half a million Kenyan shillings.
IFC invests $11.5 billion for Africa’s green transition and job creation
29-08-2023 | 12:36:00
IFC made $11.5 billion in investments between July 1, 2022, and June 30, 2023, across 40 countries, the largest ever annual commitment for the continent.
ACWA Power signs deal with NREA for 10 gigawatts wind project in Egypt
28-08-2023 | 14:30:00
ACWA Power, a Saudi-listed company and the world's largest private water desalination company, the first mover into green hydrogen, and a player in energy transition, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA) to allocate land for a 10 GW wind project in Egypt.
Sahara Group Foundation announces its third cohort of the Sahara Impact Fund Fellowship Programme
21-08-2023 | 10:30:00
With a focus on increasing access to energy and promoting sustainable environments, the Sahara Impact Fund program attracted over three hundred applications from nineteen African countries including Nigeria, Kenya, Ghana, South Africa, Burundi, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania, and Uganda.
Uganda to build two nuclear power stations with Russia and South Korea
17-08-2023 | 13:40:00
Russia and South Korea have embarked on a joint venture to construct two nuclear power facilities in Uganda with the capacity to produce a total of 15,600 MW of electricity.
AFC invests in Mahathi Infra to transform petroleum product transportation in Uganda
16-08-2023 | 10:51:23
AFC’s US$95.25 million investment will finance the construction of two self-propelled barges for operation on Lake Victoria, providing a more efficient and less carbon intensive alternative to traditional trucking.
Global Africa Business Initiative to accelerate and promote business, trade and investment across Africa
16-08-2023 | 10:42:55
The Global Africa Business Initiative (GABI), the leading platform for promoting investment opportunities and business growth across Africa and the world, will bring together Heads of State and Government, CEOs, UN leaders, investors and entrepreneurs in September for a deep dive into energy, trade, and digital transformation.
Afrika Insights Inc joins The Canada-Africa Chamber of Business
16-08-2023 | 10:00:53
Afrika Insights Inc., an Ontario-based risk advisory and publishing company, joined The Canada-Africa Business Chamber, ahead of the annual Canada-Africa trade and investment forum, Africa Accelerating.
Spiro signe un accord de $63 millions pour accélérer le déploiement des moto électriques
14-08-2023 | 12:08:00
Un prêt de 63 millions de dollars US avec la Société Générale et GuarantCo pour accélérer le déploiement de ses deux-roues électriques.
Le Sénégal recevra 50 millions EUR d’Africa Finance Corporation pour stimuler le secteur pétrolier et gazier
14-08-2023 | 10:04:00
L’investissement d’AFC dans le champ pétrolier Sangomar sera utilisé pour soutenir la première phase du lancement de la production de pétrole, un jalon clé dans la promotion du secteur des hydrocarbures du pays
[Tanzania] D.Light closes $125M funding to meet growing demand for off-grid solar products
14-08-2023 | 08:39:00
d.light, the global provider of household products and affordable finance for low-income households, today announced a $30 million securitization facility with the capability to purchase up to $125 million of receivable assets.
Oikocredit invests in Witti Finances to support financial inclusion in Côte d’Ivoire
09-08-2023 | 12:26:00
Oikocredit’s € 3 million loan will enable the Ivorian microfinance institution to expand and enhance its financial services.
United Kingdom Government reiterates commitment to Africa’s green industries
07-08-2023 | 16:53:00
In line with the UK Government’s commitment to supporting clean, green and sustainable economic growth in Africa, UK Foreign Secretary James Cleverly visited a Nigerian e-mobility platform and electric vehicle assembler, MAX Nigeria.
IFC and Absa partner to expand financing for Green Buildings in South Africa
31-07-2023 | 14:04:43
To support the development of certified green buildings in South Africa, IFC announced a partnership with Absa Bank Limited to help the bank expand its residential and commercial loans and mortgage finance program for buildings that are environmentally responsible and resource efficient.
SFD funds a $20M project to deliver electricity in Rwanda
27-07-2023 | 13:57:00
The Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) signed an agreement for a concessional development loan of $20 million to finance the electricity delivery project in the Kamonyi District.
Le Luxembourg étend son soutien au Fonds pour l’inclusion financière de la Banque européenne d’investissement
24-07-2023 | 15:04:04
Le Fonds pour l’inclusion financière (FIF) propose des opérations d’assistance technique ciblant des institutions de microfinance en Afrique ainsi que dans les Caraïbes et le Pacifique
Gemcorp, Africa Finance Corporation and Afreximbank announce the financial close of Cabinda Oil Refinery
19-07-2023 | 14:51:00
Gemcorp, Africa Finance Corporation and Afreximbank announce the financial close of Cabinda Oil Refinery with a US$335-million project financing facility.
African Energy Chamber partners with World Nuclear Association to advance sustainable nuclear energy in Africa
17-07-2023 | 09:18:20
As part of this partnership, World Nuclear Association, the organization representing the global nuclear industry, will be a leading participant in the upcoming AEW 2023 conference.
SONATRACH – TotalEnergies en collaboration dans le domaine des hydrocarbures et des énergies renouvelables
13-07-2023 | 14:12:07
SONATRACH et TotalEnergies Signature de plusieurs accords dans le domaine des hydrocarbures et des énergies renouvelables.
[RDC] PROPARCO et Equity BCDC renouvellent leur soutien aux PMEs
10-07-2023 | 14:47:04
Equity BCDC et Proparco viennent de signer une garantie de portefeuille EURIZ pour un montant de 10 MEUR (libellée en USD) visant à soutenir les Petites et Moyennes Entreprises (PME) en République démocratique du Congo (RDC).
OPEC Fund and partners finance new power transmission line in Tanzania
07-07-2023 | 09:39:07
The project will include the construction of a 166km overhead transmission line connecting the Kagera region to the national grid, replacing the current energy supply from Uganda with local hydropower resources.
JRA and Vodacom South Africa partner to keep traffic lights working during load shedding
07-07-2023 | 09:37:00
The partnership spearheaded by the JRA and facilitated through a Service Level Agreement (SLA) will leverage electricity sourced from Vodacom's adjacent buildings to power traffic lights.
Perenco started production at South Kole Project in Cameroon
06-07-2023 | 12:29:08
Independent Anglo-French hydrocarbon producer Perenco has started production at the South Kole Marine oil project located 50km off the coast of Cameroon.
[Column] Wayne Glossop: Gas power solutions for South Africa
05-07-2023 | 14:12:37
While to date our society has been heavily reliant on coal, it's not able to keep pace with the energy and environmental aspirations of the nation currently.
Verdant Capital Hybrid Fund completes a USD 9 million investment in LOLC Africa
29-06-2023 | 12:53:45
The investment will support LOLC’s expansion strategy into Africa, through the financing of MSMEs, thereby promoting a high social and developmental impact including financial inclusion, employment creation, income generation, and economic growth.
Gabon et Africa50 signent un accord pour le développement de lignes de transport d’électricité
29-06-2023 | 12:50:00
La République Gabonaise et Africa50 signent un accord cadre pour le développement et le financement de lignes de transport d’électricité.
Verdant Capital Hybrid Fund completes a USD 7 million dual-tranche investment in Mogo Kenya
29-06-2023 | 12:24:16
The investment will help provide thousands of self-employed entrepreneurs operating as motorbike and tuk-tuk taxi riders or courier or delivery drivers in Kenya with greater economic empowerment and asset ownership opportunities.
TDB, consortium of lenders to broaden access to finance for off-grid solar in Kenya
28-06-2023 | 15:49:00
The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB) is participating in a first-of-its-kind, bank-led and entirely Kenyan-Shilling-denominated $130 million sustainable securitisation transaction.
Stanbic Bank to reinforce its role in East Africa's Oil and Gas sector
26-06-2023 | 16:52:00
Stanbic Bank, a leading financial institution in South Sudan one of the silver sponsor of the sixth edition of the South Sudan Oil and Power (SSOP) 2023 conference and exhibition . Themed, "The Engine of East African Growth" SSOP 2023 reinforced its role in Oil and Gas Sector Develompement.
Rwanda to receive new financing to crowd in private investment and build climate resilience from IMF
26-06-2023 | 14:39:55
Rwanda, Team Europe and partners pioneer an additional EUR 300 million financing to crowd in private investment and build climate resilience following Resilience and Sustainability Facility arrangement with the International Monetary Fund
[Column] Liban Gaashaan: Unleashing the Power of Telecoms in Ethiopia
19-06-2023 | 17:25:40
Ethiopia, one of the fastest-growing economies in Africa, is becoming a promising destination for telecom firms looking to expand their business operations.
WFP and Coca-Cola Foundation to promote sustainable agriculture and green energy in Egypt
16-06-2023 | 13:43:41
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in Egypt and The Coca-Cola Foundation, have signed an agreement to promote sustainable agriculture & green energy among farmers and rural communities in Luxor.
UMUNTHU II has announced the first close with EUR 57 million for inclusive businesses in Africa
15-06-2023 | 17:01:35
Goodwell Investments and its long-standing partner Alitheia Capital are proud to announce that a mixed group of investors are joining the journey to finance inclusive growth in Africa.
BW Offshore a conclu la cession du FPSO Espoir Ivoirien
14-06-2023 | 14:02:44
BW Offshore a conclu la transaction de vente du FPSO Espoir Ivoirien à son client pour un montant total de 20 millions de dollars.
[Kenya] Huawei releases Smart Solar top trends report
12-06-2023 | 15:01:00
Huawei Digital Power Kenya has released its latest report on the top ten trends that the firm considers through research will drive the growth of the solar energy industry in the near future.
AFC’s Lekela Power wins Equity Deal of the Year at the African Banker Awards
08-06-2023 | 12:49:53
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), the leading infrastructure solutions provider in Africa, has received the Deal of the Year – Equity award at the just concluded African Banker Awards 2023 ceremony in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.
AfDB approves $20 million investment in private equity fund targeting the infrastructure sector in Africa
02-06-2023 | 10:23:26
The Africa50 Infrastructure Acceleration Fund I is a pan-African infrastructure private equity fund that is mobilizing up to $500 million for investment and value creation in strategic infrastructure sectors.
[Interview] Hontinfinde Jean: Co-Fondateur, CTO chez Arnio
31-05-2023 | 11:30:00
Arnio est une nouvelle marque de classe mondial dans la conception et le développement de véhicule électrique en Afrique.
Proparco soutient GRAVITA, une société indienne de recyclage industriel
31-05-2023 | 10:38:00
Proparco soutient GRAVITA, une société indienne de recyclage industriel pour ses activités au Ghana et au Sénégal.
AFC secures US$625 million Syndicated Loan with New Lenders from Middle East and Asia
31-05-2023 | 10:03:21
Africa Finance Corporation, the leading infrastructure solutions provider on the continent, announces that it has secured a US$625 million syndicated loan with new lenders from the Middle East and Asia.
Perenco lance une nouvelle plateforme pour optimiser la production de brut
29-05-2023 | 11:16:01
En République démocratique du Congo (RDC), la compagnie pétrolière et gazière Perenco a officialisé la mise en service d’une nouvelle plateforme de production en mer, à Muanda, à l’extrême ouest du pays.
The launch of Capacity-Building Program to foster economic and financial development of African cities
29-05-2023 | 09:41:06
United Cities and Local Government of Africa (UCLG Africa), in partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB), is organizing the second phase of its capacity-building program for Chief Financial Officers of African cities.
AFC and Japan Bank for International Cooperation collaborate to accelerate energy transition in Africa
25-05-2023 | 09:18:01
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) and Japan Bank for International Cooperation (JBIC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to collaborate on infrastructure projects that contribute to accelerating energy transition in Africa and promoting economic sustainability on the continent.