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Forum de l'African Business Roundtable: Que peuvent faire les gouvernements Africains pour renforcer le secteur privé du continent?
27-09-2022 | 13:58:00
African Business Rountable (ABR), créé par le Groupe de la Banque Africaine de Développement en 1990, est la principale association d'entreprises et de chefs d'entreprise d'Afrique et représente la Société Africaine des Affaires auprès des Nations Unies.
African Business Roundtable Forum: What can African governments do to elevate the continent’s private sector?
26-09-2022 | 15:08:00
The African Business Rountable (ABR), set up by the African Development Bank Group in 1990, is Africa’s foremost and continent-wide association of businesses and business leaders, and is the representative of the African Business Society to the United Nations.
BAD accorde près de 29 millions d’euros pour développer le réseau routier au Sénégal
26-09-2022 | 12:34:36
Le Conseil d’administration du Groupe de la Banque africaine de développement, a donné son feu vert à un prêt de 28,88 millions d’euros au Sénégal, pour améliorer le réseau routier et les transports dans six communes du pays.
[RDC]: ARISE IIP signe un accord pour le développement de la zone industrielle de Kin-Malebo
26-09-2022 | 11:29:00
Cet accord entre ARISEIIP et RDC contribuera à l'industrialisation de secteurs stratégiques pour la République démocratique du Congo.
The Rwanda Film Office is investing total budget of 184 million RWF to support filmmakers
26-09-2022 | 08:28:13
The Rwanda Film Office initiated a call for projects with a total budget of 184 million RWF to support filmmakers at various stages of production, from writing to post-production.
Banque Africaine de Développement veut accélérer le déploiement de ses projets au Mali
21-09-2022 | 13:59:00
Le gouvernement malien et la Banque africaine de développement ont convenu de donner un coup d’accélérateur aux projets en cours destinés à réduire la pauvreté dans le pays.
Turkish firm to build three luxury hotels in Rwanda
21-09-2022 | 12:33:03
Prime Minister Edouard Ngirente receives Ferit Şahenk, the chairman of Doğuş Group, who is currently in the country to look for potential areas of investment, in Kigali, Şahenk announced that Rwanda will be their headquarters with plans to grow further to other African countries in the future.
L'African Business Roundtable et Afreximbank organisent un séminaire en ligne gratuit le 28 septembre
20-09-2022 | 10:28:00
Dans la continuité de la série de webinaires qui s'est déroulée tout au long de l'année, l'African Business Roundtable et la Banque Africaine d'Import-Export (Afreximbank) vont organiser un autre webinaire sur le renforcement des capacités et la préparation des investisseurs.
African Business Roundtable, Afreximbank organize free webinar masterclass, September 28
20-09-2022 | 10:13:00
In continuation of the series of webinars that has been ongoing throughout the year, the African Business Roundtable and the African Import Export Bank (Afreximbank) are set to hold yet another webinar on capacity building and investor preparation.
Ministère des finances annonce la tenue de la conférence risque pays sur les investissements
19-09-2022 | 13:51:00
La RDC a été notée BBB "Pays d'investissement à risques modéré", en juin dernier par l'agence de notation Bloomfield investment corporation. Au regard de cette notation, selon le ministère des Finances, la RDC tient à l'amélioration de sa notation sur le climat des affaires.
BAD soutient une convention de financement pour développer les chaînes de valeur agricoles au Cameroun
19-09-2022 | 12:22:00
Dans le cadre de la mise en œuvre du Projet de développement des chaînes de valeurs agricoles, le gouvernement camerounais et la Banque africaine de développement ont convenu de mettre en place un fonds de 13,12 millions d’euros.
NNPC Limited signs MoU with Morocco and west African countries for $25 billion gas pipeline
19-09-2022 | 09:41:00
The agreement is set to reinforce European energy security and assist with the sustainable development of West African countries.
[chronique] Marlene Mutimawase: Hausse des prix des produits alimentaires, une grande pression pour les PMEs
19-09-2022 | 08:53:00
La hausse des prix des denrées alimentaires et des intrants, ainsi que les défis contextuels actuels, mettent les PME du secteur alimentaire sous pression en Afrique.
Smart Africa Digital Academy launches its National Digital Academy in Côte d’Ivoire
19-09-2022 | 08:36:00
Smart Africa’s capacity-building arm, the Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA) continues to expand its footprint in Africa, with Côte d’Ivoire being the latest country to benefit from the digital skills development initiative.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Banking on innovations, partnerships to grow financial services sector
16-09-2022 | 08:17:27
These developments have led to improved services and a robust sector that is shaping the region’s financial services industry dynamics.
[Column] Percy Letwaba: State’s developmental role puts procurement at center of economy
16-09-2022 | 07:19:54
With the Presidency announcing a raft of measures aimed at attracting foreign direct investment, unlocking local investment, improving capacity-building, and creating new jobs, work is underway to repair some of the damage caused by COVID-19 and to rebuild the economy.
NCC teams up with Civil Defence Corps to tackle telecoms crimes
16-09-2022 | 07:04:16
The Nigerian Communications Commission (NCC) has teamed with the Nigerian Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) to tackle some of the criminal activities bedeviling the telecom industry, such as telecom equipment vandalism and fraudulent registration of Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) cards among others.
[Uganda] Parliament passes new law to curb cyber crime
15-09-2022 | 13:29:00
The Ugandan Parliament has passed the Computer Misuse (Amendment) Bill, 2022 which prescribes tougher penalties for those perpetrating cyber crimes.
EBRD and donors support electric transport provider in Egypt
15-09-2022 | 09:09:56
The EBRD and donors are enabling Abou Ghaly Motors (AGM), a leading transport provider in Egypt, to purchase 250 range-extended electric vehicles (REEVs) for its taxi services, in a boost for the development of the country’s e-mobility sector.
DEG celebrates 60th birthday with recent loan of EUR 23 million for SME financing in South Africa
15-09-2022 | 08:52:00
Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH ( DEG) celebrates its 60th birthday. It was founded by the German government to support the expansion of the private sector in developing countries with investment capital.
New office for Vodafone Intelligent Solutions (VOIS) in Egypt’s Alexandria city.
14-09-2022 | 13:55:51
The opening of the new office underpins Egypt as an attractive investment destination for multinational companies such as Vodafone, which is keen to expand its global delivery business in Egypt.
Signing of High-Profile agreements and MoUs Herald Conclusion of ACTIF2022
14-09-2022 | 12:59:30
The three-day AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum 2022 (ACTIF2022) hosted in Bridgetown, Barbados, ended on a high note with the signing of a total of 14 agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) aimed at deepening economic ties between Africa and the Caribbean.
Wasoko partners with the government of Zanzibar to establish an innovation hub
14-09-2022 | 10:33:10
African e-commerce startup Wasoko partners with the government of Zanzibar to establish an innovation hub that will focus on building world-class tech solutions.
Smart Africa Digital Academy lance son académie numérique nationale au Bénin
14-09-2022 | 09:46:11
La branche de renforcement des capacités de Smart Africa, la Smart Africa Digital Academy (SADA), en partenariat avec le Ministère du Numérique et de la Digitalisation du Bénin, a lancé une académie numérique nationale, en vue de promouvoir les compétences numériques en Afrique.
[Column] Rajan Shah: Transforming Kenya through a competitive manufacturing base
14-09-2022 | 09:03:13
Since the beginning of the year, the business community witnessed a hesitation by many investors before embarking on new projects or expanding on existing ones. The decision-making process by the government also stagnated as the nation awaited the election of new leaders.
[South Africa] Gauteng municipalities appoint Vodacom to help streamline service delivery
14-09-2022 | 08:55:33
Vodacom has begun rolling out its world-class solutions for both municipalities as part of a three-year contract.
[South Africa] 1nvest lists U.S. government bonds ETF on the JSE
12-09-2022 | 16:09:00
Shares in the 1nvest ICE U.S. Treasury Short Bond Index Feeder Exchange Traded Fund (ETF) have began trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE), giving South African investors exposure to liquid, short-term U.S. government bonds.
Afreximbank will attend AEW 2022 to sign deals and forge partnerships
12-09-2022 | 12:33:00
Representing the official partner of AEW 2022,delegation from Afreximbank led by the organization’s Chairman and President, Prof. Benedict Oramah, will be coming to AEW 2022 to lead discussions, sign oil and gas deals, and reshape the narrative on Africa’s energy future.
Elekta rejoint la Facilité Africaine d'Equipement Médicale/IFC pour élargir l'accès aux soins contre le cancer
12-09-2022 | 12:21:00
La participation de la société suédoise Elekta à la facilité dirigée par l'IFC aidera les hôpitaux et les cliniques autonomes d'Afrique subsaharienne à obtenir et à entretenir plus facilement des équipements de radiothérapie et d'oncologie de précision utilisés pour traiter le cancer du col de l'utérus, du sein, du cerveau, du poumon et d'autres types de cancer.
Elekta joins IFC’s Africa Medical Equipment Facility to expand access to cancer care
12-09-2022 | 12:06:00
Sweden-headquartered Elekta's participation in the IFC-led facility will help hospitals and stand-alone clinics in sub-Saharan Africa more easily obtain and service precision radiotherapy and oncology equipment used to treat cervical, breast, brain, lung, and other types of cancer.
South Korea’s KHNP wins $2.25B Egyptian Nuclear Contract
12-09-2022 | 11:40:00
Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) – subsidiary of South Korea’s state-owned utility, the Korea Electric Power Corporation – has won a contract to the tune of $2.25 billion whereby the company will provide buildings and components for Egypt’s first-ever nuclear power plant.
Le président de la Côte d'Ivoire Alassane Ouattara rencontre le PDG d'Eni Claudio Descalzi
12-09-2022 | 11:12:00
Le président de la Côte d'Ivoire, Alassane Ouattara, a rencontré à Abidjan le PDG d'Eni, Claudio Descalzi, pour discuter de l'avancement des activités de la société dans le pays, des projets futurs et des domaines d'intérêt commun et de collaboration.
La CEDEAO lance la première édition du Forum Africain sur la Recherche et l’Innovation (FARI 2022)
12-09-2022 | 10:49:00
Le thème du forum « Science, technologie et innovation pour une CEDEAO plus compétitive », a été adopté au regard des nombreux défis qui se posent à l’économie mondiale, au moment où les Etats membres de la CEDEAO œuvrent à la création d’une sous-région intégrée et plus compétitive.
AGRA and GAIN signed cooperation agreement
12-09-2022 | 10:33:43
The heads of the African Green Revolution Alliance (AGRA) and the Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN) signed a new five-year cooperation agreement at the 2022 African Green Revolution Forum in Kigali.
COP27 Presidency Philanthropy Roundtable seeks rapid increase in climate contributions
12-09-2022 | 10:22:38
Only 2% of the US$730 billion of global philanthropic contributions is currently directed to climate change.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Cushioning food systems from shocks
09-09-2022 | 09:10:00
This week, thousands of delegates across the continent and beyond are gathered in Kigali, Rwanda for the African Green Revolution Forum, AGRF, an annual event bringing governments and partners together around food security and making safe, nutritious foods produced in a sustainable way available to all Africans.
ARISE IIP signs agreement with the Government of Rwanda for the development of an industrial zone
09-09-2022 | 08:29:32
This agreement, in line with ARISE IIP's ambition to unlock Africa's industrial potential, will support the Government of Rwanda in advancing the country's industrialisation agenda.
Niyel launches knowledge hub to transform data governance in Africa
09-09-2022 | 08:27:17
The Africa Data Governance Hub gives users access to the most diverse, transformative and inclusive knowledge hub in Africa.
New report calls for urgent action to cushion Africa’s food systems from shocks – AASR
08-09-2022 | 08:55:00
The 2022 Africa Agriculture Status Report (AASR22) was launched with a call for African governments to lead and coordinate domestic and external efforts to urgently and holistically tackle food insecurity in the continent.
Ginkgo Bioworks and RDB announce plans to develop and implement new biosecurity capabilities in Rwanda
07-09-2022 | 12:18:00
Collaboration aims to leverage innovative biosecurity capabilities to promote global health security and accelerate the development of the regional bioeconomy
Arise IPP signe un accord pour la construction d’un parc industriel de Bugesera-Rwanda
07-09-2022 | 10:53:00
Rwanda Development Board et Arise IIP devraient mobiliser plus de 100 millions de dollars pour la construction de la nouvelle zone industrielle dans le district de Bugesera.
Clear Blue expanded to Nigeria to support global growth
07-09-2022 | 09:36:00
Clear Blue drives industry leadership, global growth, and support for large-scale Smart Off-Grid projects with expansion in Nigeria
Africa and the Caribbean can remove scars of middle passage through cooperation on regions’ great issues
07-09-2022 | 08:27:00
In a keynote address to hundreds of participants gathered from across Africa and the Caribbean for the Forum, Ms. Mottley said that Africa and the Caribbean had the collective brainpower, creativity, discipline, resilience and capital to make a defining difference and called for the creation of air bridges between the regions.
[Column] Margaret Soi: How AfCFTA promises to improve labour mobility and spur wealth creation in Africa
06-09-2022 | 11:15:59
The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) was signed on 21st March 2018 in Kigali, Rwanda, by 44 out of the 55 African countries, and brokered by the African Union (AU).
[Column] NJ Ayuk: Could Nigeria’s oil industry be entering a new era?
06-09-2022 | 11:09:00
When Nigeria’s Petroleum Industry Act (PIA) was signed into law in August 2021, I spoke about the positive changes the law would be driving in terms of increased transparency and energy sector productivity.
[Interview] Dr. Mohamed El Sahili, PDG, Hôpital Medland, Zambie
05-09-2022 | 12:43:00
Le Dr Mohamed El Sahili est le directeur général de l'hôpital Medland, en Zambie. En tant que médecin et entrepreneur, le Dr Sahili siège également au conseil d'administration d'organisations économiques internationales clés, telles que l'African Business Roundtable et l'American Chamber of Commerce.
Scatec signs power purchase agreement at Ceremony in Gaborone, Botswana
05-09-2022 | 11:22:00
Scatec and the Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) have signed a binding 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA) for the construction of a solar PV facility with a contracted capacity of 50 megawatt at Selebi Phikwe.
GLOBELEQ partners with government of Egypt to develop a large-scale Green Hydrogen Project
05-09-2022 | 11:04:00
Globeleq has signed a MoU with the New and Renewable Energy Authority (NREA), the General Authority for Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZONE), the Sovereign Fund of Egypt for Investment and Development (TSFE), and the Egyptian Electricity Transmission Company (EETC), to jointly develop a large-scale green hydrogen facility within the Suez Canal Economic Zone.
[Interview] Dr. Mohamed El Sahili, CEO, Medland Hospital, Zambia
05-09-2022 | 10:46:00
Dr. Mohamed El Sahili is the Chief Executive Officer of Medland Hospital, Zambia. As a medical doctor and entrepreneur, Dr. Sahili also serves on the board of key economic international organizations like the African Business Roundtable, the American Chamber of Commerce, Zambia, Olympic Youth Development Center and the Africa CEO Forum.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region’s startups are on an expansion binge
02-09-2022 | 15:03:00
East African startups have been on an expansion drive, raising funding as they seek to tap into emerging opportunities in the region and across Africa while growing their portfolio.
EAC Partner States reaffirm commitment to implement African Union Land Declaration
02-09-2022 | 06:00:00
The meeting noted that such periodic forums would facilitate the sharing of experiences, information, lessons learnt and best practices in land policy formulation and implementation.
The President of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi meets Eni CEO Claudio Descalzi
01-09-2022 | 10:26:00
The main issues addressed were the production of natural gas and LNG export, areas in which Egypt has acquired a central role in the Mediterranean since Eni’s discovery of Zohr. The company is committed to supporting gas production increase.
L'Algérie et la France se rapprochent d'un accord gazier
01-09-2022 | 09:25:00
La multinationale française ENGIE cherche à conclure un accord avec l'Algérie en vertu duquel le pays d'Afrique du Nord devrait augmenter ses exportations de gaz naturel vers la France.
La JBIC a signé une mémorandum d'accord avec la République de Côte d'Ivoire
01-09-2022 | 09:13:00
Promouvoir la coopération pour soutenir les entreprises Japonaises dans la préservation de l'environnement en Côte d'Ivoire
Japan and the African Development Bank announce up to $5 billion in support for Africa’s private sector
01-09-2022 | 09:00:00
The government of Japan and the African Development Bank have announced a $5 billion financial cooperation under the fifth phase of the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance for Africa initiative (EPSA) from 2023 to 2025.
Namibia and Equatorial Guinea strengthen Energy Relations
01-09-2022 | 08:50:56
A delegation led by Hon. Minister Tom Alweendo is currently in Equatorial Guinea, meeting with high-level industry executives and touring the country’s liquefied natural gas facilities.
[Column] Ali Karim Alio: How public private technology partnerships can boost trade and help realize Africa’s economic potential
30-08-2022 | 11:08:00
As the digital transformation continues to stride across Africa, it is clearing the way and opening vast swathes of potential for its nations, businesses, and citizens.
[Interview] Goodie M. Ibru, Fondateur, Ikeja Hotel, Nigeria
29-08-2022 | 13:50:00
Avec plus d'un demi-siècle d'expérience dans la propriété et la gestion d'entreprises, Goodie M. Ibru est le fondateur de l'Ikeja Hotel Plc, le fondateur et partenaire principal de G.M. Ibru & Co. et l'actuel Vice-Président (Afrique de l'Ouest) de l'African Business Roundtable.
[Interview] Goodie M. Ibru, Founder, Ikeja Hotel, Nigeria
29-08-2022 | 12:56:00
With over half a century in business ownership and management, Goodie M. Ibru is the founder of Ikeja Hotel Plc, the founder and Principal Partner of G.M. Ibru & Co. and current Vice President (West Africa) of the African Business Roundtable.
Italian group Eni aims invest in Libyan gas output
29-08-2022 | 12:36:06
The NOC Chairman, Farhat Omar Bengdara, along with a delegation of NOC’s senior executives, met Eni’s CEO Claudio Descalzi, to discuss Eni's activity in the country and strategic projects.
Le Burkina Faso inaugure sa première usine de fabrication de médicaments génériques
29-08-2022 | 12:21:00
Le Burkina Faso a inauguré Propham, sa première usine de fabrication de médicaments génériques.
[Maroc] Le programme financé par l’AFD et l’EU compte deux nouvelles régies : La RADEEJ et la RADEET
29-08-2022 | 11:05:00
les conventions s’inscrivent dans le cadre d’un programme en charge de la gestion des services d’eau et d’assainissement, ayant vocation à soutenir leurs programmes d’investissement au service des usagers et le renforcement de leur expertise.
Nigeria secures $3 billion towards implementation of its net-zero by 2060 ambition
25-08-2022 | 13:36:22
The Federal Government of Nigeria has demonstrated its commitment to a clean and sustainable future with the global launch of the country’s Energy Transition Plan.
Mobile World Congress Africa 2022 (MWC Africa ) in Kigali, 25 – 27 October 2022
25-08-2022 | 13:07:00
His Excellency President Paul Kagame to Deliver Opening Keynote at MWC Africa 2022 in Kigali
[Togo] Wezou,un programme national d’accompagnement de la femme enceinte et du nouveau-né
25-08-2022 | 12:58:00
Le programme, dénommé ‘Wezou’ (‘Vie’ en langue nationale), a été conçu dans le but de réduire les taux de mortalité maternelle et néonatale, conformément aux objectifs de renforcement de l’inclusion sociale et de modernisation de l’Etat, prévues dans la nouvelle feuille de route gouvernementale.
Side event at AEW 2022 to highlight lucrative Namibian investment opportunities
25-08-2022 | 10:51:18
This year’s edition of AEW 2022 will feature an Invest in Namibia side event, a forum dedicated to emerging investment opportunities across the Namibian energy landscape.
USD 11.2 million soft development loan from SFD to improve water access in Lesotho
25-08-2022 | 10:34:26
Saudi Fund for Development (SFD) launched a project to supply five cities in the Kingdom of Lesotho with clean drinking water
SFD inaugure le projet de réhabilitation et d'extension de l'hôpital Donka en Guinée
25-08-2022 | 10:17:00
Le Fonds saoudien pour le développement (SFD) finance le projetde réhabilitation et d'extension de l'hôpital Donka au moyen d'un prêt de développement à taux réduit d'un montant total de 32 millions d'USD.
EG LNG to drive gas monetization and optimization dialogue as Silver Sponsor at AEW 2022
25-08-2022 | 09:07:49
EG LNG, the operator of Equatorial Guinea’s Liquefied Natural Gas processing facility, has confirmed its silver sponsorship for the African Energy Week 2022 conference and exhibition in Cape Town this coming October.
[Column] Patrick Ndegwa: Will the updated National Digital Masterplan accelerate digital transformation in Kenya?
25-08-2022 | 08:28:00
The plan lays out ambitious targets over the next 10 years with regards to the rollout of ICT infrastructure and the creation of new employment and business opportunities across multiple sectors.
NASRDA Director emphasises the importance of PPP in promoting national development
22-08-2022 | 13:10:33
Dr. Halilu Ahmad Shaba, has called for more public-private partnerships for effective implementation of the Nigerian space programme, as well as to enhance the capabilities of the Space Agency in service delivery.
African Space and Satellite Industry now valued at USD 19.49 Billion
22-08-2022 | 12:59:31
The African space economy in 2021 is valued at USD 19.49 billion and is projected to grow by 16.16% to USD 22.64 billion by 2026. The industry employs over 19,000 people across the continent.
[Interview] N. Justin Chinyanta, Directeur Général et PDG, Loita Group
22-08-2022 | 12:17:00
De nationalité zambienne et résidant à Johannesburg, en Afrique du Sud, N. Justin Chinyanta est le fondateur, le président et le directeur général de Loita Holdings Corporation, ainsi que le vice-président exécutif du chapitre d'Afrique australe de l'Africa Business Roundtable (ABR).
Investing more for cotton made in Africa
22-08-2022 | 10:21:45
International and UN organizations call for increased investment in cotton, welcoming Afreximbank pledge of $300,000
KfW IPEX-Bank améliore l'approvisionnement de l'eau potable en Côte d'Ivoire
22-08-2022 | 09:47:00
La KfW IPEX-Bank, en collaboration avec la Société suédoise de crédit à l'exportation (SEK), finance la construction de 1 000 forages d'eau potable équipés de pompes solaires ainsi que la construction d'usines d'approvisionnement en eau potable et de conduites d'eau pour alimenter 189 villages ivoiriens.
[Interview] N. Justin Chinyanta, Chairman and CEO, Loita Group
22-08-2022 | 09:45:00
A Zambian national residing in Johannesburg, South Africa, N. Justin Chinyanta is the founder, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Loita Holdings Corporation as well as the Executive Vice` President for the Southern Africa Chapter of the Africa Business Roundtable (ABR).
EABC, COMESA and SADC establish African Tripartite Business Council
19-08-2022 | 11:08:26
The East African Business Council, COMESA and SADC Business Council have officially launched and formed the African Tripartite Business Council to spearhead the inclusion of private sector policy proposals into the negotiations of African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) Agreement and the African Tripartite Free Trade Area (TFTA).
Kenya's political landscape after 2022 elections
19-08-2022 | 09:34:00
After the 2007 post-election violence, most Kenyans were hopeful for a more peaceful and stable political landscape. However, the 2013 elections were marred by ethnic tensions and violence, leaving many Kenyans disillusioned with the country's political process.
[Column] Bob Koigi: Kenya business community’s expectations of the new government
18-08-2022 | 18:19:00
Kenya’s incoming government following the just concluded elections takes office amid ballooning public debt, chronic drought, COVID-19 effects, inflation, unemployment and the impacts of global shocks that have buffeted the nation.
Angola face au défi de la réforme de son modèle économique
18-08-2022 | 13:34:00
En perspective des prochaines élections générales du 24 août 2022, la transformation du modèle économique de l’Angola, marqué par plusieurs crises depuis 2015, est l’une des clefs pour favoriser une trajectoire de développement à la fois plus robuste, plus soutenable et plus inclusive du pays.
L'Agence française de développement vient de valider le financement de la nouvelle phase du projet Salam
18-08-2022 | 13:20:00
Une première pour la nouvelle phase du projet « Salam », au bénéfice des sociétés civiles de la rive Sud Méditerranéenne
[Interview] Dr. Mima Nedelcovych, Président, AfricaGlobal Schaffer
18-08-2022 | 12:18:00
Mima Nedelcovych est fondateur et président d'AfricaGlobal Schaffer, une société de conseil stratégique spécialisée dans le développement de projets, le financement de projets, la facilitation du commerce et les partenariats public-privé dans les pays en développement, et plus particulièrement en Afrique.
[Interview] Dr. Mima Nedelcovych, Chairman, AfricaGlobal Schaffer
18-08-2022 | 11:07:00
Dr. Mima Nedelcovych is the Founder and Chairman of AfricaGlobal Schaffer, a strategic consulting firm focused on project development, project finance, trade facilitation, and public-private partnerships in developing countries, with a particular focus on Africa.
La République du Congo va vacciner plus de 4 millions de personnes contre la fièvre jaune
15-08-2022 | 11:30:00
La campagne de vaccination de masse à visée préventive va cibler la quasi-totalité de la population âgée de 9 mois à 60 ans, dans 11 départements du Congo avec le soutien de Gavi, l'Alliance du Vaccin, de l’UNICEF, de l’OMS et de leurs partenaires.
The African Business Roundtable welcomes new members to its organization
15-08-2022 | 10:30:00
Individuals and businesses join the African Business Roundtable for numerous reasons, and the organization’s objectives have been carefully designed to serve them.
USA annoncent 2 milliards $ d'investissements pour le Togo et plusieurs autres pays africains
11-08-2022 | 13:07:00
Le Togo et plusieurs pays d’Afrique subsaharienne vont bénéficier d’un financement américain, dans le cadre d'un programme de renforcement de la démocratie sur le continent.
L’AMMC lance son portail Fintech
11-08-2022 | 12:20:00
L’Autorité Marocaine du Marché des Capitaux met en ligne sur son site internet un portail dédié à la « FinTech » . Ce portail a été conçu pour accompagner les acteurs du secteur dans leurs projets et favoriser le développement des nouvelles technologies qui contribuent à la transformation du secteur financier.
[Interview] Dr. Thomas W. Laryea, Conseiller Juridique, Orrick, USA
11-08-2022 | 11:45:00
Thomas Laryea est un avocat international spécialisé dans la restructuration de la dette souveraine à l'échelle mondiale et dans le financement et l'investissement en Afrique. Également membre de la prestigieuse organisation The African Business Roundtable, M. Laryea offre un aperçu des structures économiques publiques et privées en Afrique et dans le monde.
CERF allocates $1 million to the Rift Valley fever response in Burundi
11-08-2022 | 11:24:00
United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Humanitarian Affairs released a US$1 million contribution from the Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to assist around 340,000 people in the affected areas by the Rift Valley fever (RVF) in the Republic of Burundi.
[Interview] Dr. Thomas W. Laryea, Legal Counsel, Orrick, USA
11-08-2022 | 10:30:00
Dr. Thomas Laryea is an international lawyer focused on sovereign debt restructuring globally and Africa-related finance and investment. Also a member of the prestigious organization, The African Business Roundtable, Dr. Laryea offers expert insights into both public and private economy structures in Africa, and globally.
[Column] Nixon Kanali: The role of Mobile Network Operators during the 2022 Kenyan elections
08-08-2022 | 08:06:00
MNOs specifically play an important role especially when it comes to the transmission of results from the polling stations to the IEBC national tallying centre.
[Column] NJ Ayuk: The role of Algeria, Egypt and Nigeria in Africa’s search for European gas market share
05-08-2022 | 10:51:00
This search has drawn attention to a number of African gas projects that are likely to help Europe in the future, particularly as the EU looks to make a permanent shift away from dependence on Russian gas.
KAM launches findings on implications of AfCFTA on Kenyan products
05-08-2022 | 10:40:54
Kenyan manufacturers have tcalled on Government to address gaps that will hinder them from benefitting from the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
New UN Women Representative officially assumes duty in Uganda
05-08-2022 | 10:07:00
New UN Women Country Representative Paulina Chiwangu formally assumed duty Wednesday after presenting her credentials to Uganda's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Hon General Jeje Odongo.
Barbados and Afreximbank Announce first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum
04-08-2022 | 11:42:00
The Government of Barbados and Afreximbank have announced the first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF) scheduled to take place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from August 31 to September 3, 2022.
La BAD et la Côte d’Ivoire ouvrent des discussions pour le nouveau programme d’actions 2023-2027
04-08-2022 | 11:03:00
La Banque africaine de développement et le gouvernement de Côte d’Ivoire ont engagé un dialogue préliminaire pour jeter les bases du nouveau programme d’actions de la Banque dans le pays pour les cinq prochaines années.
DFC CEO business visit to Freetown
04-08-2022 | 10:28:38
U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) CEO Scott Nathan traveled to Freetown, Sierra Leone to highlight private sector-led development, meet with government officials, and discuss development and investment opportunities with the business community.
[Column] Eyong Ebai: Now is the time to transform healthcare in Sub-Saharan Africa
03-08-2022 | 11:29:00
That momentum is limiting the headwinds of the Covid pandemic and government financial restraints, global inflation, logistics logjams, and complementing the tailwinds found in the tremendous financial commitments from development agencies.
Angola partners with AFC in new growth phase to boost value from commodity exports
03-08-2022 | 10:36:46
Angola, which recently became Africa’s largest oil producer, is seeking to add more value across the commodity exports spectrum by partnering with the Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) as a shareholder and its 35th member state.
Women’s Month 2022 in Kwazulu-Natal have been launched
02-08-2022 | 22:21:00
Minister in the Presidency for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities officially launched Women’s Month 2022 under the theme: “Women’s Socio-Economic Rights and Empowerment: Building Back Better for Women’s Resilience!”