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[Kenya] KCB inaugurates new National Bank board
17-10-2019 | 14:12:06
The KCB Group has inaugurated a new board for National Bank of Kenya (NBK), the lender it acquired recently.
[South Africa] JSE CEO co-chairs UN's initiative to drive financing for sustainable development goals
17-10-2019 | 11:27:00
JSE CEO, Dr Leila Fourie together with CEO of Allianz SE, Oliver Bäte co-chaired the UN's Global Investors for Sustainable Development Alliance (GISD) initiative at the UN headquarters in New York yesterday.
Morocco telecom market is among the most advanced in Africa, report
17-10-2019 | 11:05:00
Morocco has developed one of the most advanced telecommunications markets in Africa, supported by the government's Maroc Digital 2020 strategy
Angola economy reels under poor performance of the oil sector
17-10-2019 | 11:00:00
Angola is on the list of African countries whose economic recovery has remained weak, a situation that is “weighing” on the region's prospects, according to the report of the 20th edition of Africa's Pulse.
[Algeria] The US contributes $560,000 to support fish farming in refugee camps
17-10-2019 | 08:55:00
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) has welcomed a contribution of US$560,000 from the US State Department to support WFP’s innovative fish farm in Algeria’s Tindouf refugee camps.
Egypt-Portugal investments hit over $450 million , FEDCOC
17-10-2019 | 08:40:00
President of the Federation of the Egyptian Chambers of Commerce (FEDCOC) Ibrahim El Arabi said the volume of investments between Egypt and Portugal amounted to more than $450 million.
South African companies head to the US for an agro-processing selling mission
17-10-2019 | 07:28:00
The Department of Trade and Industry is currently leading a delegation of seventeen South African companies on an Outward Selling Mission to the United States of America.
Mara Phone factory set to boost South Africa's local economy
16-10-2019 | 13:20:07
Efforts to revive the country’s sluggish economy and create much-needed employment are set to receive a major shot in the arm with the launch of Mara Phone’s first cellphone manufacturing plant in South Africa.
Egypt bets on Dabaa nuclear plant to bolster modern tech transfer
16-10-2019 | 12:14:02
El Dabaa Nuclear Power Plant (NPP) project will help transfer advanced technologies to Egypt, Minister of Electricity and Renewable Energy Mohamed Shaker said.
Angola launches National Database Protection Agency to protect citizens' digital information
16-10-2019 | 12:13:33
The Angolans citizens’ personal data become protected from now onwards, with the official launch of the National Database Protection Agency (APD).
Increased production sees Ghana raise its hydrocarbon profile
16-10-2019 | 10:03:20
In the past, Ghana has been one of the smaller oil and gas producers on the continent but that production is expected to grow rapidly over the next five years.
[Angola] Drought and commercial cattle farming exposes tens of thousands to devastating hunger, Amnesty International
15-10-2019 | 11:33:00
Tens of thousands of pastoral farmers who have been driven off their land to make way for commercial cattle ranches have been exposed to a greater risk of hunger and starvation as drought grips southern Angola.
Sasol invests in first South African owned chemical tanker through Nduna Maritime
15-10-2019 | 11:11:00
Sasol and Nduna Maritime have entered into a R400 million enterprise and supplier development (ESD) funding agreement through the Sasol Siyakha Trust, in South Africa’s first locally-owned maritime vessel.
International Organisation for Migration completes fish farming project to boost local economy in Niger
15-10-2019 | 10:03:00
The International Organisation for Migration has completed a fish farming project to the benefit more than 6,500 people through its project Community Stabilization Initiatives in Northern Niger, funded by the German Federal Foreign Office.
UK boosts trade and investment partnership with Ghana
15-10-2019 | 09:22:25
The UK International Development Minister visited Ghana to strengthen trade and investment ties ahead of the UK-Africa Investment Summit in 2020.
[South Africa] USTDA expands support to Cape Town’s digital and infrastructure advancement
15-10-2019 | 09:04:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) announced its growing commitment to support the City of Cape Town’s goal to become the most digitally connected city in Africa.
Nigerian Stock Exchange reviews rules on pricing methodology
15-10-2019 | 08:07:00
The Nigerian Stock Exchange has announced the amendment to the rules on Pricing Methodology; price movements of equity securities traded on The Exchange.
Middle East, North Africa faces subdued growth, bolder reforms needed to boost private sector, World Bank
15-10-2019 | 07:19:00
Economic growth in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is projected to slow to 0.6% this year compared with 1.2% last year, according to a new World Bank report.
Ghana Telecom University to become public
14-10-2019 | 10:05:00
Privately owned Ghana Technology University College is to be absolved by government, according to Emmanuel Afoakwa, President of the University.
Eni, partners sign cooperation agreement for joint sustainable development initiatives in Africa
14-10-2019 | 07:48:00
Coldiretti’s President, Ettore Prandini, Eni’s CEO, Claudio Descalzi, and BF S.p.A.’s CEO, Federico Vecchioni, have signed a cooperation agreement to start assessing the potential for projects abroad– especially in Africa.
[South Africa] Significant economic growth achieved despite indirect global consequences, the dti
09-10-2019 | 12:46:00
The Director-General of the dti said that even though global growth remains subdued and South Africa was confronted by a host of indirect risks consequences, it still achieved significant strides in job creation and economic growth initiatives.
[Nigeria] Afreximbank urges creation of specialised agency to take advantage of AfCFTA opportunities
09-10-2019 | 10:44:16
The President of the Afreximbank urged Nigeria to set up a specialized agency to enable it take advantage of the opportunities offered by the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
Eni, Government of Angola deepen cooperation for efficient and sustainable access to energy resources
09-10-2019 | 10:11:00
The President of the Republic of Angola and the CEO of Eni met in Luanda to discuss new community development initiatives that would contribute to the carbon neutrality of Eni's activities in the country.
IFAW, ZimParks partnership to drive wildlife and people conservation in Zimbabwe
09-10-2019 | 08:38:00
FAW and Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (ZimParks) signed a historic conservation partnership for wildlife and people.
[South Africa] NRCS confiscates non-compliant cements, calls for nation-wide recall
09-10-2019 | 08:08:00
The National Regulator for Compulsory Specifications (NRCS) confiscated thousands of cement bags which were found to be non-compliant with the requirements of the compulsory specification on cement.
Rwanda launches first smartphone factory in Africa
09-10-2019 | 06:50:00
Rwanda's President Paul Kagame launched a high tech smartphone factory in the country's capital Kigali, the first of its kind in Rwanda and Africa.
European Union provides €9.5 million in humanitarian aid as hunger persists in South Sudan
09-10-2019 | 06:26:00
The European Union (EU) is providing €9.5 million in humanitarian funding to the United Nations’ World Food Programme (WFP) in South Sudan to provide food and nutrition support.
IFAD opens regional office in Egypt, provides rural development support to countries in the region
08-10-2019 | 14:30:00
IFAD has opened a regional office in Cairo to serve as a strategic rural development center for its work to reduce poverty, empower women and youth, and create employment opportunities in seven countries across the region.
IT spending in the Middle East & Africa to top $83 billion in 2020, IDC
08-10-2019 | 13:14:00
IDC's latest forecast shows that IT spending in the Middle East and Africa (MEA) is set to reach $83.7 billion in 2020.
UK aid-funded mine clearance success in Angola to be repeated in Zimbabwe
08-10-2019 | 09:25:00
Thousands of people will be safe from the threat of landmines in Zimbabwe, after the UK pledged its support for demining charity The HALO Trust.
Eni, Government of Mozambique strengthen cooperation for sustainable development and decarbonisation
08-10-2019 | 08:23:00
The Minister for Mineral Resources and Energy in Mozambique and Eni Chief Executive Officer signed a Memorandum of Understanding for the definition of sustainable development and decarbonisation projects.
AfDB and partners launch pilot Cities Diagnostics tool in five cities
08-10-2019 | 07:56:00
“The urban opportunities far outweigh the challenges,” said Prof. Davis G. Mwamfupe, the Mayor of Dodoma, Tanzania, during his message to the Cities Leadership workshop, launching the City Diagnostics for five pilot cities in Africa.
SADC, Africa Risk Capacity sign MoU on disaster risk management and finacing
08-10-2019 | 07:24:00
The Secretariat of SADC and the Africa Risk Capacity signed a MoU which lays the foundation for collaboration on matters of common interest related to disaster risk and financing for disaster management.
National Treasury outlines initiatives to boost Kenya - Ethiopia trade
08-10-2019 | 07:00:00
Acting CS for the National Treasury and Planning has called on residents of the Upper Eastern Region at the Kenya-Ethiopia border to take advantage of recently established One Stop Border Point in Moyale to boost trade.
IFC partners with CardinalStone to support SMEs in Nigeria and Ghana
08-10-2019 | 06:35:00
IFC is investing $10 million in CardinalStone to expand access to finance for high-growth, underserved small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Nigeria and Ghana.
Tourism sector vital in East African Community, EALA calls for embrace of single tourism visa, report
07-10-2019 | 12:32:00
A report of the Assembly on the Oversight activity on the Performance of the Tourism Sector in the region, wants the East African Community (EAC), to fastrack the conclusion of the EAC Protocol on Tourism and Wildlife Management.
UNIDO, Mitsui partner to raise environmental awareness, advocate for sustainable alternatives to plastic products in Africa
07-10-2019 | 12:13:00
UNIDO and Mitsui have agreed on a collaboration and partnership framework to work to promote awareness of more environmentally sustainable alternatives to single-use plastic products in Africa.
European Union strengthens Senegal partnership with €27.5 million funding
07-10-2019 | 11:58:00
During his visit to Senegal, the Member of the Commission in charge of International Cooperation and Development, Neven Mimica, signed cooperation programmes for a total of €27.5 million.
[Kenya] KRA embarks on tax compliance strategy
07-10-2019 | 11:21:31
The Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) has embarked on an aggressive tax compliance strategy to ensure that all eligible taxpayers pay their fair share of taxes.
[Kenya] KCB lists new shares on the Nairobi Securities Exchange in National Bank take-over
07-10-2019 | 11:12:43
KCB Group has listed an additional 142,979,717shares at the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE) following the successful acquisition of the National Bank of Kenya (NBK).
South African Airways announces codeshare expansion to New York with Air Seychelles
07-10-2019 | 10:30:00
South African Airways (SAA) has announced the expansion of the codeshare agreement with Air Seychelles (HM) to New York effective 1 November 2019.
[South Africa] the dti launches half a billion rand Toyota Hiace Ses’filikile plant expansion
07-10-2019 | 10:12:00
The South African Minister for Trade and Industry (the dti) Ebrahim Patel, has launched a taxi manufacturing expansion plant worth almost half a billion rands in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.
East African Community launches €1.6 million climate change programme
04-10-2019 | 13:12:41
The intra-Global Climate Alliance Plus (GCCA+) Programme on supporting Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation Actions in the East African Community has been launched at the EAC Headquarters.
Tunisia set to join COMESA Free Trade Area by year end
04-10-2019 | 13:03:00
The number of countries participating in the COMESA Free Trade Area is set to rise as Tunisia prepares to join the trading regime by the end of this year.
[Nigeria] Securities and Exchange Commission selects PML Audit to serve as auditors to public liability companies
04-10-2019 | 09:31:00
Nigeria Securities and Exchange Commission has registered PML Audit to serve as auditors and reporting accountant to public liability companies in Nigeria starting from August 2019.
WCS, partners fit Elephants with GPS/satellite collars to reinforce ongoing protection efforts in Nigeria
03-10-2019 | 13:46:00
The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) announced that it has fitted six elephants with GPS/satellite collars over the past two months to further reinforce ongoing protection efforts in Nigeria’s Yankari Game Reserve.
[Kenya] Forest cover declining, Lake Victoria in dire need for sustainable measures, EALA report
03-10-2019 | 10:27:00
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) report has lamented over the declining forest cover in the EAC region, while calling for remedial measures to address factors hindering on the future sustainability of the Lake Victoria Basin.
South Africa, Switzerland deepen STI collaboration
03-10-2019 | 09:19:00
South Africa and Switzerland are set to deepen their collaboration in science, technology and innovation (STI) following the renewal of a fruitful STI cooperation agreement between the two countries.
UK aid to boost access to finance for Sub-Saharan Africa
03-10-2019 | 08:42:00
The UK Secretary of State for International Development announced a new UK aid package that will help mobilise £500 million in private sector investment and create 50,000 jobs across Sub-Saharan Africa.
USTDA calls for energy project proposals from Sub-Saharan Africa
03-10-2019 | 08:09:31
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) announced a call for initial proposals from project sponsors in sub-Saharan Africa, including U.S. companies working with African project sponsors.
[Somalia] USAID announces $257 million in humanitarian aid
03-10-2019 | 07:56:54
The U.S. Government is providing nearly $257 million in additional humanitarian assistance in Fiscal Year (FY) 2019 to help the people of the Federal Republic of Somalia in Mogadishu.
New oil finds in Kenya set to enhance economic diversity, ICAEW
03-10-2019 | 07:25:00
While most African countries are bearing the brunt of the US-China trade war, as well as a slump in commodity prices which is greatly affecting exporters, East Africa’s economic diversity is still playing a key role in cushioning the region from shocks.
FAR obtains additional 10% interest in Gambian blocks
03-10-2019 | 06:42:53
Australia based FAR Limited has acquired an additional 10% interest in the highly prospective offshore Blocks A2 and A5 offshore The Republic of The Gambia, giving FAR a 50% working interest and the Company retains Operatorship.
[Kenya] CBK successfully concludes the demonetization of the older series KSh.1,000 notes
03-10-2019 | 06:04:00
The Central Bank of Kenya (CBK) announces the successful completion of the withdrawal (demonetization) of the older series KSh.1,000 notes.
Sierra Leone government and Sherbro Alliance Partners collaborate to establish economic city
02-10-2019 | 08:35:00
The Government of Sierra Leone (GoSL) and Sherbro Alliance Partners have signed a Memorandum of Understanding on a strategic partnership for the development of a new charter city.
Trade wars, commodity price slump set to threaten African economies, ICAEW report
02-10-2019 | 06:08:00
Most African countries are bearing the brunt of the US-China trade war, as well as a slump in commodity prices which is greatly affecting exporters.
[Kenya] KRA wins case against Dubai firm seeking to stop collection of KShs 2.3 billion tax debts
01-10-2019 | 12:17:00
The High Court in Nairobi, Kenya ruled in favour of KRA in a case filed by a Dubai based company seeking orders to stop KRA from collecting KShs 2.3 billion in tax debts from its affiliate company registered and operating in Kenya.
Atlas Mara,OPIC and UBN partner to fund $200 million for inclusive lending in Nigeria
01-10-2019 | 11:58:00
Atlas Mara announced that the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has entered into an agreement to provide $200 million in financing for Union Bank of Nigeria (UBN) to support inclusive lending across Nigeria.
OPEC Fund supports Rwanda’s water and sanitation infrastructure with US$20m loan
01-10-2019 | 11:27:00
The Director-General of the OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) Dr Abdulhamid Alkhalifa has signed a US$20 million loan agreement to support water and sanitation infrastructure in Rwanda.
Zimbabwe signs wildlife conservation partnership with IFAW
01-10-2019 | 09:47:00
The Zimbabwe Parks and Wildlife Management Authority (ZimParks) and the International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW) announced a ground-breaking partnership to enhance wildlife conservation in key protected areas in the country.
EXIM approves $5 billion to finance U.S. exports to Mozambique LNG project
01-10-2019 | 09:07:00
The board of directors of the EXIM voted unanimously to authorize a direct loan of up to $5 billion to support the export of U.S. goods and services from multiple states for development and construction of an integrated LNG project in Mozambique.
South Africa, UK to showcase successful research chairs partnership
01-10-2019 | 08:08:00
South Africa and the United Kingdom will showcase the activities of a joint research chairs programme under the UK-South Africa Newton Fund during a symposium to be held in Pretoria on Wednesday, 2 October.
[South Africa] Government publishes regulations for processed meat products
01-10-2019 | 07:51:00
New regulations to protect the South African consumer against health and safety risks posed by the production of processed meat products will come into effect this month.
Ghana commodity exchange partners with WFP to manage warehouse for smallholder farmers
01-10-2019 | 07:25:00
The Ghana Commodity Exchange (GCX) has partnered with the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to manage a warehouse WFP constructed for smallholder maize farmers in the Ejura/Sekyedumase Municipality.
Côte d'Ivoire and Kenya named rising stars of global trade
30-09-2019 | 11:04:00
Côte d'Ivoire is the market that has most rapidly improved its trade growth potential over the past decade, according to new research from Standard Chartered (SC.com).
[Column] Wangui Wambugu: Can Kenya avoid the oil resource curse?
27-09-2019 | 13:30:00
Dating back to the seventies, developing countries that are rich in resources have consistently performed poorly in the face of the great potential for wealth and greater living standards that natural resources can bestow on them.
IFC, Financial Market Council begin consultations for the implementation of the guiding principles for green bonds in Tunisia
26-09-2019 | 11:14:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Financial Market Council today launched a series of consultations aimed at leading to the development of the guiding principles of the Tunisian green bond market, social and sustainable.
Kenyan government partners with The Rockerfeller Foundation, UN to fast-track attainment of SDGs
24-09-2019 | 13:00:00
The Kenyan government has signed a Communique with the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA), the Rockefeller Foundation, and the United Nations to inspire future action and support for the delivery of Kenya’s Big Four agenda.
Malawi study confirms lasting impact of life-saving technology
24-09-2019 | 11:27:01
Malawi’s national adoption of affordable, rugged, neonatal CPAP technology as a part of routine hospital care resulted in sustained improvements in the survival of babies with respiratory illness, according to a new study in the journal Pediatrics.
Netherlands donates $28 million to build more resilient food systems in Somalia, South Sudan and Sudan
24-09-2019 | 11:08:00
The Kingdom of the Netherlands has contributed $28 million to back FAO's work to boost the resilience of food systems in Somalia, Sudan, and South Sudan.
[Column] Okisegere Ojepat: Why multiple, conflicted agencies make a mess of food safety
24-09-2019 | 10:29:00
Safe food is essential to our health and wellbeing; yet it has emerged as a political football in recent months, as different authorities chase a role in food testing.
South Africa, Botswana sign MoU to enhance regional harmonisation
24-09-2019 | 07:12:00
South Africa and Botswana signed a MoU to formalise their commitment to collaborate on all standards related matters, including standards development and recognising South Africa as an inspection services provider.
Finland contributes additional funds to Somalia Multi-Partner Fund
24-09-2019 | 06:42:38
The Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland has made an additional contribution of EUR 8.1 million ($8.9 million) to the Somalia Multi-Partner Trust Fund (MPF), administered by the World Bank.
European Commission announces €34 million humanitarian funding in African Great Lakes region
19-09-2019 | 07:37:43
The European Commission has announced €34.275 million in humanitarian funding to help the most vulnerable people in the Great Lakes region in Africa.
USTDA advances procurement training for Kenyan leaders
19-09-2019 | 07:17:05
This week, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency welcomed a delegation of 14 senior Kenyan government officials to share best practices on innovative, value-based tools that promote fair, transparent public procurement.
Ghana Cocoa Board seals deal on USD1.3 billion cocoa syndicated loan agreement
19-09-2019 | 06:49:17
The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has completed a USD 1.3 billion cocoa syndicated loan agreement for the purchase of cocoa beans from local farmers during the 2019/2020 crop season.
Ghana Cocoa Board signs agreement with China company to establish processing factory
19-09-2019 | 06:17:00
The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has signed an agreement with the China General Technology Group for the establishment of a cocoa processing factory in Ghana.
AUDA-NEPAD Eastern Africa regional office operationalizes in Kenya
17-09-2019 | 13:05:00
AUDA-NEPAD Eastern Africa regional office has been operationalized in Nairobi, Kenya.
South Sudan struggles to survive despite improved food security conditions, UN agencies
17-09-2019 | 08:06:00
In spite of a slight improvement in the food security situation since June 2019, more than half the population of South Sudan, some 6.35 million people, do not know where their next meal will come from, three United Nations agencies warned.
[South Africa] Durban Aerotropolis to turn King Shaka International Airport into a smart city
17-09-2019 | 07:06:00
The Department of Trade and Industry announces that a 50-year Durban Aerotropolis master plan has been unveiled and the plan will set in motion ground-breaking initiatives with regard to the development of Durban Aerotropolis.
[South Africa] Agro-processing sector companies to showcase products in Russia
17-09-2019 | 06:51:00
A group of 35 South African companies from the agro-processing sector will showcase their products at the 28th annual World Food Moscow International Exhibition in Russia.
Agricultural innovation & technology hold key to poverty reduction in South Asia and Africa, World Bank
17-09-2019 | 06:24:00
Developing countries need to dramatically increase agricultural innovation and the use of technology by farmers, to eliminate poverty, meet the rising demand for food, and cope with the adverse effects of climate change.
United Nations and World Bank Group call for sustained funding to relieve suffering in Somalia
13-09-2019 | 11:13:14
Under-Secretary-General (USG) for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Mark Lowcock has called for sustained funding to protect recent gains made in beating back hunger in Somalia.
Egypt signs agreement with China to export dates
13-09-2019 | 06:06:00
Egypt and China have inked a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on exporting fresh Egyptian dates to China.
South Africa concurs with the new UK agreement in the event of no deal Brexit
12-09-2019 | 13:35:00
South Africa, along with five other countries in the Southern African region have concluded a new trade agreement with the United Kingdom (UK) that will allow business to keep trading freely after Brexit.
Johnson and Johnson, Amref Health Africa launch the Oncology Nursing Training Initiative in Kenya
12-09-2019 | 13:04:00
The ongoing efforts to promote excellence in oncology nursing and quality cancer care in the country have received a boost following the launch of Oncology Nursing Training Initiative.
Angola to reform business climate to boost investment in agribusiness
12-09-2019 | 10:59:00
Angola's Ministry of Trade, Ministry of Economy and Planning, together with the UNCTAD discussed reforms to boost FDI for economic diversification, during the presentation of the Investment Policy Review (IPR) in Angola.
United Arab Emirates, FAO partner to boost resilience in Liberia
12-09-2019 | 09:53:00
The United Arab Emirates has partnered with FAO to provide $4 million in funding to foster rural development in Liberia.
Egypt, China mull new investment in manufacture of electric cars
12-09-2019 | 08:43:00
Egypt Public Businesses Minister Hisham Tawfiq has held discussions with Chinese Minister Miao Wei on cooperation in manufacturing electric cars through developing El Nasr Automotive company and the Engineering Company for Car Industry.
AfDB, UN Nutrition Network partner to lead nutrition commitments in Zambia
12-09-2019 | 08:31:00
The African Development Bank (AfDB) country office in Zambia and the UN Nutrition Network have agreed to lead multi-agency commitments aimed at effective implementation of the country’s national food and nutrition agenda.
UK agrees to trade continuity with six African nations
12-09-2019 | 07:58:42
The UK has initialled an Economic Partnership Agreement with the Southern African Customs Union and Mozambique (SACU+M) that will allow business to keep trading freely after Brexit.
Angola presents a wealth of business opportunities for the South African private sector, Commerce Minister
12-09-2019 | 06:37:00
Angola Commerce Minister Dr Joffre Van-Dunem Junior said that Angola is a trade and investment destination for the South African companies keen on investing and doing business in the country.
Mauritius becomes Africa Finance Corporation's 23rd Member State
12-09-2019 | 06:00:00
The Republic of Mauritius has become the 23rd member state of Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Africa's leading investment grade, infrastructure solutions provider.
UK initiates new trade deal with the Southern African Customs Union and Mozambique
11-09-2019 | 13:28:00
The UK has initialed an Economic Partnership Agreement with the Southern African Customs Union and Mozambique (SACU+M) that will allow business to keep trading freely after Brexit.
GE Healthcare and Kenya’s Ministry of Health train over 260 healthcare professionals
11-09-2019 | 07:36:00
GE Healthcare and the Ministry of Health recently trained over 260 healthcare technologists from all Level 4, 5 and 6 hospitals from across the country’s 47 counties.
Ethiopia unveils blueprint to drive economic growth
11-09-2019 | 07:04:40
The government of Ethiopia has unveiled what it describes as a “Homegrown Economic Reform” agenda aimed at unlocking the country’s development potential.
South African businesses challenged by electricity tariff hike
10-09-2019 | 13:34:00
The National Energy Regulator (Nersa) recently announced an alarming price hike in South African electricity tariffs for the next three years.
EU provides €15 million support to improve Ethiopia’s coffee sector
10-09-2019 | 13:24:57
The European Union (EU) has provided a € 15 million support to improve the competitiveness of Ethiopia’s coffee sector.
[Kenya] KCB taps into Japan market to expand portfolio in deal with SMBC
10-09-2019 | 11:55:33
KCB Group has signed a pact with Japan based giant lender Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) to drive cross-border trade and deepen financial inclusion.
Sasol concludes first local development agreements with communities in Mozambique
10-09-2019 | 10:42:00
After extensive negotiations, Sasol has concluded 2 Local Development Agreements (LDAs) with the communities of Inhassoro and Govuro districts in Inhambane Province, Mozambique.