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Incofin sells its equity stake at Unguka Bank in Rwanda
27-09-2023 | 12:56:00
Incofin just sold its 28% equity stake that its Rural Impulse Fund (RIF II) had in Unguka Bank to LOC Holdings, one of the leading global financial platforms for micro, small and medium entrepreneurs (MSMEs).
BOAD et SPG AKWABA signent un prêt de 9,2 milliards FCFA pour renforcer l’offre hôtelière en Côte d’Ivoire.
25-09-2023 | 12:37:00
BOAD et SPG AKWABA ont signé un contrat de prêt d’un montant de 9,2 milliards FCFA, portant sur le financement partiel d’un Projet de Construction et d’Exploitation d’un hôtel de standing 4 étoiles, sous enseigne GOLDEN TULIP AKWABA, à Abidjan (Biétry), en Côte d’Ivoire.
[Interview] Kenneth Njeru, Director of Africa Afya Healthcare
25-09-2023 | 12:17:00
I started my company in 2019 October at the age of 20. My first immediate costs were registering my company which cost about 80US Dollars and having the website done at about 400US Dollars.
La BIDC accorde un prêt de 5 milliards de francs CFA pour la construction de marché moderne en Côte d’Ivoire
25-09-2023 | 11:13:00
La BIDC accorde un prêt de 5 milliards de francs CFA à KOIRA BTP pour la construction d’un complexe de marché moderne en Côte d’Ivoire.
Stellantis investit 3 milliards de ZAR dans une nouvelle usine automobile en Afrique du Sud
21-09-2023 | 13:20:00
Stellantis investit 3 milliards de rands en Afrique du Sud pour construire une usine automobile ultramoderne à Coega
African Development Bank Group and Korea sign $28.6 million to support Africa’s development
20-09-2023 | 13:53:00
The African Development Bank and the Government of Korea signed two agreements for financial support to boost Africa’s development agenda. The value of the financing is $28.6 million.
Axian confirme ses engagements pour devenir le champion d’un ecosysteme plus inclusif et innovant en Afrique
20-09-2023 | 12:29:00
Axian confirme ses engagements pour devenir le champion d’un ecosysteme plus inclusif et innovant en Afrique avec la publication de son troisieme rapport impact.
Le développement et le financement des infrastructures de transports en Afrique
20-09-2023 | 10:38:00
Banque Africaine de Développement rapporte que près de 40 % de la population africaine ne bénéficie pas d’un accès à des routes en bon état, ce qui constitue un frein majeur à la mobilité des personnes et au transport des biens.
IFC and Switzerland partner to build climate-resilient urban infrastructure in emerging markets
12-09-2023 | 12:00:00
IFC, the private sector arm of the World Bank, has signed an agreement with the government of Switzerland to begin the second phase of the Sustainable Cities program, which supports green urban infrastructure development in emerging markets.
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.
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.
Africa Finance Corporation partners with Kenya's CPF Financial Services to boost infrastructure investment
05-09-2023 | 13:26:35
The collaboration aligns AFC, with a track record of generating competitive returns on over US$12.7 billion of investments in transformational infrastructure projects across 36 African countries
JOGMEC Signed an agreement with 5 African countries to secure critical minerals
30-08-2023 | 13:11:58
Japan has signed agreements with five African countries to explore and extract critical minerals used in high-tech industries.
La BOAD et INTELSAT concluent un partenariat pour plus de connectivité Internet haut débit
28-08-2023 | 16:13:00
La BOAD et INTELSAT concluent un partenariat pour plus de connectivite et d’acces a l’internet haut debit des populations rurales en zone UEMOA.
Africa Specialty Risks launches new captive solutions offering
28-08-2023 | 15:38:30
Africa Specialty Risks, the pan-African-focused reinsurance group to announce that it has launched a new Captive Solutions offering.
IDC and the Bank of China team up for strengthening regional trade and investment
24-08-2023 | 13:16:13
South African development funder, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and the Bank of China (BoC) have signed a Framework Agreement aimed at strengthening regional trade and investment.
DFC Political Risk Insurance to support a blue bond providing $500 Million for ocean conservation in Gabon
24-08-2023 | 12:54:15
DFC announced $500 million in political risk insurance supporting a bond for marine conservation in Gabon (Gabon Blue Bond).
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.
AFC collaborates with Common Purpose to launch the Climate Challenge Leadership Programme
21-08-2023 | 10:30:00
The programme will aim to strengthen the capacity of a cohort of 50 dynamic emerging leaders from Africa and the rest of the world, who – as they progress in their careers – will build bridges between the global North and South and find new ways to address the environmental crisis.
Syrex partners with Seceon to strengthen cybersecurity portfolio in South Africa
17-08-2023 | 12:22:17
Syrex announced a strategic partnership with Seceon, a global provider of the most advanced AI/ML-driven cyber threat detection and remediation platform for enterprises and managed security service providers.
Siemens Healthineers joins IFC facility to boost access to affordable medical equipment in Africa
16-08-2023 | 14:15:19
Medical technology company Siemens Healthineers has joined IFC's Africa Medical Equipment Facility (AMEF) to make medical imaging and cancer care equipment more affordable on the continent.
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.
Radisson Hotel to introduce its eighth hotel in Morocco with the opening of Radisson Blu Residences, Saidia
10-08-2023 | 15:34:00
Radisson Hotel Group is expanding its presence in Morocco with the opening of Radisson Blu Residences, Saidia, its eighth hotel in the country. Nestled in the heart of one of the most popular seaside destinations in northern Morocco, the new hotel bolsters the Group’s portfolio to three hotels in Saidia.
Zambia and UNCTAD sign deal to modernize customs procedures
07-08-2023 | 12:00:00
The Government of Zambia, through the Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry (MCTI) has signed an agreement with the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) to modernize customs procedures using the Automated System for Customs Data.
50 deals since AfricaConnect Programme started, fuelling sustainable economic growth in Africa
02-08-2023 | 17:24:00
DEG's AfricaConnect programme signed its 50th deal, marking a significant milestone in fostering sustainable economic growth in Africa.
FSD Africa Investments injects £10m into InfraCredit to support Nigeria’s Sustainable Climate Infrastructure
02-08-2023 | 11:35:00
FSD Africa Investments (FSDAi), in collaboration with InfraCredit, have invested £10m into a first-of-its-kind risk-sharing backstop facility, designed to unlock local currency funding for sustainable infrastructure development in 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.
Africa Finance Corporation and MCDF partner to drive infrastructure development in Africa
26-07-2023 | 10:14:00
With AFC receiving accreditation approval from the MCDF's Governing Committee in April, the Corporation has now solidified its position as an implementing partner of the MCDF Finance Facility.
Afreximbank lends$155 million strategic facility to Djibouti Ports and Free Zone Authority
20-07-2023 | 13:00:09
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has announced the disbursement of a $120-million financing facility to Djibouti’s Great Horn Investment Holding (GHIH) for the execution of a series of development projects in the country’s Damerjog Industrial Development Free Trade Zone.
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.
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.
Vodafone, Vodacom et Safaricom soutiennent la transformation numérique de l'Afrique
12-07-2023 | 10:51:00
La connectivité panafricaine, les services numériques et les plateformes numériques de Vodafone, Vodacom et Safaricom soutiennent la transformation numérique de l'Afrique.
En Afrique du Sud, Proparco soutient TUHF et l'accès au logement abordable
10-07-2023 | 14:58:00
Proparco accorde une ligne de crédit libellée en ZAR d'un montant équivalent à 10 millions d'euros à TUHF Limited, une institution financière non bancaire.
African and global institutional investors sign on to new $500 million infrastructure fund
07-07-2023 | 09:41:00
The fund is the first private vehicle infrastructure platform launched by Africa50.
10 millions d’euros de l‘Allemagne au profit de facilité de préparation des projets d’infrastructure du NEPAD
06-07-2023 | 12:16:00
La BAD et KfW ont annoncé la reconstitution des ressources de la facilité de préparation des projets d’infrastructure du NEPAD (IPPF-NEPAD) un fonds spécial du NEPAD pour stimuler le développement des infrastructures régionales en Afrique.
African and global institutional investors unite to pioneer historic infrastructure investment in Africa
06-07-2023 | 12:07:00
Prominent African and global institutional investors signed subscription agreements and letters of intent in preparation for the first close of the Africa50 Infrastructure Acceleration Fund, set up to catalyze further investment flows to invest in the development of critical infrastructure across the continent.
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.
Africa50 and Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital team up to fund sustainable infrastructure in Africa
29-06-2023 | 12:43:38
Africa50 and Blue like an Orange Sustainable Capital, partner to deploy structured finance instruments to fund sustainable infrastructure in Africa
UMDF and ICEX Spain Trade and Investment team up to boost sustainable urban development in Africa
29-06-2023 | 12:38:00
ICEX Spain Trade and Investment and the African Development Bank have signed a cooperation agreement to consolidate engagement of Spain’s private sector for urban development in Africa.
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.
Afreximbank signs factoring deals of EUR 23 million to boost factoring in Africa
26-06-2023 | 14:49:30
Afreximbank is ramping up support for factoring in Africa with the signing of deals to provide lines of credit totaling EUR 23 million to enable factoring companies expand their factoring activities in Africa.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies reaffirms its commitment to technological investment in the Eastern Cape
26-06-2023 | 10:15:56
Liquid Intelligent Technologies, a business of Cassava Technologies, a pan-African technology group to announce the opening of its office in East London in the Eastern Cape (EC).
IFC and Bank of Kigali partner to boost Trade in Rwanda
22-06-2023 | 13:07:00
Bank of Kigali has joined IFC's Global Trade Finance Program (GTFP) and become one of 240+ issuing bank partners of IFC under this Global Trade Finance Program.
IFC supports SEACOM to boost digital connectivity for African Businesses in seven countries
22-06-2023 | 12:47:00
To boost broadband access in Africa and increase the availability of IT services for SMEs, IFC has partnered with a digital infrastructure and IT services company, SEACOM, to grow its broadband cable network and cloud-based product offering in sub-Saharan Africa.
Transform Health Fund raises $50m to scale proven innovative healthcare models in Africa
22-06-2023 | 10:51:00
FSD Africa Investments, AfricInvest, Malaria No More, and Health Finance Coalition (HFC) have announced the establishment of the Transform Health Fund (THF), a blended-finance fund for scaling proven and innovative healthcare models in Africa.
Cameroon’s CNPS and SBM in Mauritius invest in Africa Finance Corporation‘s impact infrastructure mission
22-06-2023 | 08:20:00
Africa Finance Corporation has received new equity investments from Caisse Nationale de Prévoyance Sociale (CNPS), Cameroon’s public pension fund, and SBM Capital Market Securities Ltd., one of the leading investment-grade financial services providers in Mauritius.
Afreximbank launches Africa Trade Gateway, a single window for digital services
21-06-2023 | 16:46:00
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday in Accra launched the Africa Trade Gateway (ATG), a suite of five digital platforms that have been designed as a single window to enable the Bank better deliver on its mandate by providing critical services to support and promote African trade and the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).
African Development Bank approves $23.04 million for modern Floating Dock Facility
21-06-2023 | 16:36:00
The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank has approved a $23.04 million loan to Prime Meridian Docks AssetCo Ltd (PMD), a special purpose entity to co-finance the construction of a modern floating dock ship repair facility in Ghana’s western Takoradi port.
IFC s’associe au Fonds Mohammed VI pour l’Investissement les projets d’infrastructures durables au Maroc
19-06-2023 | 16:57:00
Le Fonds Mohammed VI pour l'Investissement et IFC signent un partenariat en vue d'identifier et de financer des projets d'infrastructures durables au Maroc.
Afreximbank launches Insurance subsidiary to support intra-African trade
19-06-2023 | 16:53:16
The Afreximbank in Accra launched its wholly owned insurance management services subsidiary, AFREXInsure, with a commitment to provide a single-entry point for all specialty insurance needs to assist in optimally managing related risks for the trade and commerce sector in Africa.
Avec MAAD, PROPARCO soutient l’innovation au service des petits commerçants au Sénégal
19-06-2023 | 11:49:00
A l’occasion du salon Viva Technology, Proparco et Digital Africa réaffirment leur soutien aux entreprises « Made in Africa » , en octroyant un financement, à travers le Bridge Fund by Digital Africa, à la start-up sénégalaise Maad.
[Interview] Vince Goncalves Regional Vice President Africa at ExecuJet MRO Services
19-06-2023 | 10:07:47
ExecuJet MRO Services is a leading global multi-OEM MRO company founded in 1991 in South Africa, and then later established MRO businesses in Dubai, Australia, Malaysia, and Belgium as well as a franchise in Tianjin, China.
Haul247 secures $3 Million seed funding To drive innovation in Africa’s Logistics Industry
15-06-2023 | 17:06:00
Haul247, an end-to-end logistics tech platform connecting businesses to haulage and warehousing assets, has raised $3 million in a seed funding round. Haul247 will use the investment to increase its market share in Nigeria, expand to other African markets, recruit talent, and develop its technology.
Industrialization et la création d’emplois au nord du Nigéria et au Sahel
14-06-2023 | 14:35:00
IFC et ses partenaires soutiennent BUA à travers une facilité de 500 millions de dollars visant à promouvoir l’industrialisation et la création d’emplois au nord du Nigéria et au Sahel
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.
CPS and African School of Economics join forces to establish University and Research Labs in Fumba Town
12-06-2023 | 11:38:00
CPS to announce its partnership with the African School of Economics (ASE), spearheaded by Prof Leonard Wantchekon, the esteemed President and Founder.
[Côte d’Ivoire] Renforcement des logements abordables
08-06-2023 | 11:52:00
La Côte d’Ivoire va renforcer son offre de logements abordables grâce à un partenariat public-privé structuré par IFC.
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.
Amethis investit dans la société espagnole HB Aesthetics
31-05-2023 | 10:48:00
Soutenu par Amethis, le spécialiste espagnol de produits dermocosmétiques HB Aesthetics prépare son expansion africaine.
IFC to invest in the Africa Conservation and Communities Tourism Fund (ACCT Fund)
31-05-2023 | 10:24:47
IFC invests in the Africa Conservation and Communities Tourism Fund to Support Ecotourism, Conservation in Sub-Saharan Africa
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.
Africa50 and Bayobab in partnership to develop pan-African terrestrial fibre
22-05-2023 | 07:39:52
Bayobab and Africa50 signed a partnership to develop Project East2West, a terrestrial fibre optic cable network connecting the eastern shores of Africa to those on the continent’s west.
Africa50 et Bayobab s'associent pour développer les réseaux de fibres optiques terrestres en Afrique
22-05-2023 | 07:31:00
Bayobab et Africa50 ont signé lundi un partenariat visant à développer le projet East2West, un réseau de câbles terrestres à fibres optiques reliant la côte est de l'Afrique à celle de l'ouest du continent.
AfBD approves $15 million loan for Infrastructure Credit Guarantee to support infrastructure financing in Nigeria
19-05-2023 | 08:38:26
The financing will enable InfraCredit to leverage domestic capital markets to bolster access to long-term local currency infrastructure financing in Nigeria.
More funds for Côte d'Ivoire and Egypt by ITFC
15-05-2023 | 11:41:00
ITFC Signs Six Agreements Totaling US$101 Million with Côte d'Ivoire, Egypt, Uzbekistan, and KSA.
TDB to launch three new virtual deal rooms with Asoko Insight
15-05-2023 | 10:47:16
TDB to accelerate the financing of infrastructure, health and climate action projects in Africa through three new virtual deal rooms with Asoko Insight.
BOAD autorise de nouveaux engagements pour 173,38 milliards FCFA
11-05-2023 | 13:33:00
Le 135ème Conseil d’Administration de la BOAD autorise de nouveaux engagements pour 173,38 milliards FCFA.
FSD Africa, Swiss Re Foundation and National Bank of Rwanda to launch BimaLab Africa Acceleration Program
11-05-2023 | 10:33:32
FSD Africa, Swiss Re Foundation and National Bank of Rwanda launch partnership to boost financial inclusion in nine African countries.
EAIF has committed a $33 million sustainability-linked debt facility to Raxio Group
10-05-2023 | 11:30:00
The Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF), a Private Infrastructure Development Group (PIDG) company, has committed a $33 million sustainability-linked debt facility to Raxio Group, a leading pan-African data centre developer and operator.
GuarantCo closes its first syndication transaction for Africa and Asia infrastructure development
10-05-2023 | 11:01:36
GuarantCo closes its first syndication transaction mobilising the private insurance sector to contribute to bridging the infrastructure financing gap in Africa and Asia
African Development Bank debars Goldsun Investments Company Limited for 24 months for Fraudulent Practices
10-05-2023 | 09:12:31
The African Development Bank Group announces a 24-month debarment of Goldsun Investments Company Ltd., a liability company registered in the Republic of Kenya.
Khazna Data Centers and Benya Group to invest $250 million to build a giant data center in Egypt
10-05-2023 | 07:55:51
Khazna Data Centers Plans to Enter Egypt with Benya Group to Set Up the country’s first hyper-scale data center in Maadi Technology Park with a total investment of USD 250M
TDF extends financing to PADDC to support Zambian SMEs supplying agribusiness and mining sectors
08-05-2023 | 07:57:13
he Trade and Development Fund (TDF) is extending a USD 2 million facility to Pangaea ADD Capital Limited (PADDC) to finance small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) supplying the mining and agribusiness sectors in Zambia.
GVCA hosts maiden conference to leverage Private Equity for Ghana’s economic recovery
08-05-2023 | 07:42:43
The conference was a platform to illuminate Private Equity as a catalyst for the recovery of Ghana’s economy.
Société Bel Mabrouk des Travaux et Investissements S.A.R.L est suspendue pour les pratiques frauduleuses
03-05-2023 | 12:35:00
La Banque africaine de développement exclut, pour 13 mois, l’entreprise Société Bel Mabrouk Des Travaux et Investissements S.A.R.L pour pratiques frauduleuses
Gabon, Sierra Leone accede to establishment agreement of Afreximbank’s Fund for Export Development in Africa
03-05-2023 | 09:31:00
FEDA, the development impact-focused subsidiary of African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank), has announced the accession of the Gabonese Republic and the Republic of Sierra Leone to the Fund through their recent respective signing of the FEDA Establishment Agreement.
CPDIF invests growth capital in the digital infrastructure and digital services sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa
27-04-2023 | 12:03:28
Convergence Partners Digital Infrastructure Fund (CPDIF) invests growth capital in the digital infrastructure and digital services sectors in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Avenue Group Limited received the fund to expand healthcare services in Kenya
26-04-2023 | 17:01:23
IFC announced an investment in Kenyan healthcare provider Avenue Group Limited that will support the company's strategy to grow its healthcare offering and boost its patient reach by 20 percent across the country over the next five years.
Africa50 nomme Papa Demba Diallo au poste de Directeur Exécutif, Développement de projets
26-04-2023 | 16:52:00
Africa50, la plateforme panafricaine d'investissement dans les infrastructures, a le plaisir d'annoncer la nomination de Papa Demba Diallo au poste de Directeur général, Développement de projets.
Africa50 et SFI s'unissentpour accélérer la réalisation de projets d'infrastructure bancables an Afrique
26-04-2023 | 16:12:00
Le directeur général de la SFI, Makhtar Diop, et Alain Ebobissé discutent des moyens d'accélérer la réalisation de projets bancables en Afrique
Completion of Acquisition of Minority Share in Panoro’s Tunisian Business
24-04-2023 | 12:00:00
Panoro announced it had entered into a definitive agreement with Beender Tunisia Petroleum Limited to purchase its 40 percent shareholding in Sfax Petroleum Corporation AS.
Lepelle Northern Water and the Infrastructure Fund to invest R4.6 billions in the first phase of the Olifantspoort
24-04-2023 | 10:26:00
Lepelle Northern Water and Infrastructure Fund Sign Memorandum of Agreement for Funding for Olifantspoort/ Ebenezer Bulk Water Project Phase 1
Le Sénégal a reçu le fonds pour le développement du port de Dakar et de Ndayane.
20-04-2023 | 12:24:00
MIGA guarantee allows Senegalese government to increase interest in current operator of container terminals at the port of Dakar and future port of Ndayane.
TDB and Finnfund working together for investment development in Africa
20-04-2023 | 11:26:00
TDB Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Finnfund, a Finnish development financier and impact investor, to promote investments that contribute to the UN Sustainable Development Goals in key projects in TDB member states.
TDB plans to empower MSMEs through trade and finance
17-04-2023 | 10:43:08
The Eastern and Southern African Trade and Development Bank (TDB) has contributed to the World Trade Board’s new plan to drive greater access to trade finance for MSMEs, the Financial Inclusion in Trade Roadmap.
Establishment of Special Economic Zones for the production of Battery Electric Vehicles in DRC and Zambia
12-04-2023 | 13:43:40
Afreximbank and ECA sign framework agreement towards establishing Special Economic Zones for the production of Battery Electric Vehicles in DRC and Zambia
Eni celebrates sail away of FPSO Firenze to Baleine Field Offshore Côte d'Ivoire
12-04-2023 | 12:41:39
The FPSO Firenze will allow production start-up of the Baleine field, which is the largest hydrocarbon discovery in Côte d'Ivoire.
Africa Finance Corporation tops US$10 billion target one year early
12-04-2023 | 09:59:00
Africa Finance Corporation (AFC), Africa’s leading infrastructure solutions provider, has recorded an outstanding performance in its latest financial year, with total assets growing 23% to US$10.5 billion and the Corporation realizing its five-year growth target a year early.
Hybrid Equity, a division of Old Mutual Alternative Investments funds Enable Capital
06-04-2023 | 12:55:00
Hybrid Equity, a division of Old Mutual Alternative Investments (OMAI), is taking up a significant stake in the capital structure of Enable Capital, a short-term funder that uses innovative technology as a distribution platform.
More investments to bolster infrastructure, energy security, food security, and healthcare from DFC
03-04-2023 | 12:16:37
The transactions will support U.S. foreign policy and development priorities across the globe, including enabling sustainable infrastructure and energy security, advancing food security and agricultural innovation, supporting small businesses, and improving healthcare.
FSD Inject Sh268bn in affordable housing and energy project
03-04-2023 | 09:55:18
FSD has injected £1.9 billion (Sh268 billion) of long-term capital to SMEs, in the last 10 years towards affordable housing and sustainable energy projects.
Green Climate Fund commits $253 million to AFC’s Infrastructure Climate Resilient Fund for Africa
31-03-2023 | 09:16:53
Approved during the recently concluded 35th meeting of the GCF Board, this landmark transaction also represents GCF’s biggest commitment to an Africa-wide multi-country program, facilitating AFC’s innovative introduction of climate-resilient infrastructure as a new asset class in the African investment landscape.
[column] Alain Ebobissé : Why bankable projects are key to win-win US-Africa investment
30-03-2023 | 13:57:00
The United States-Africa relations are back in the spotlight, and investment is the word of the hour. Crafting mutually beneficial relations will depend on developing a credible pipeline of bankable and sustainable projects on the African continent.
La BAD approuve une dette subordonnée de 147 millions $ en faveur de la Mauritius Commercial Bank
30-03-2023 | 10:29:00
La Banque africaine de développement approuve une dette subordonnée de 147 millions de dollars en faveur de la Mauritius Commercial Bank pour renforcer sa base de capital et stimuler la croissance du portefeuille de prêts
British International Investment commits EUR 20 million to The Urban Resilience Fund
23-03-2023 | 12:06:52
A minimum of 85 per cent of investments will support climate finance qualifying projects in African cities.
Aramco and DHL Supply Chain announce new end-to-end Procurement and Logistics Hub joint venture
22-03-2023 | 10:48:51
Aramco and DHL Supply Chain partnership move is expected to help customers drive supply chain efficiency and cost benefits while reducing their carbon footprint through more sustainable solutions