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[Column] Tamara Parker: Digitization, unemployment and the future of work in South Africa
13-02-2020 | 07:48:28
In less than a month, South Africa has witnessed a massive wave of rentrenchments, as companies across multiple sectors have announced job cuts running into almost 10,000.
IFC, Netherlands launch private sector development program in the MENA region
10-02-2020 | 14:48:00
IFC and the government of the Netherlands launched a pioneering multi-sector program in Jordan and the Middle East and North Africa to help create a stronger private sector, unlock new markets, support entrepreneurship, and create jobs.
Leaving no place behind within the MENA is critical for economic growth, social inclusion, World Bank
10-02-2020 | 06:18:00
Where someone is born in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) should not determine their ability to succeed in life, according to a new World Bank report.
[South Africa] Government committed to stimulating growth of furniture industry
04-02-2020 | 14:21:00
The South African government is committed to stimulating the growth of the country’s furniture industry in order to ensure that it contributes maximally in creating jobs and growing the country’s economy.
African Economic Outlook 2020, developing Africa’s workforce for the future
04-02-2020 | 10:47:00
The African Economic Outlook 2020 states that Africa’s economic growth has stabilized at 3.4 percent in 2019 and is expected to pick up to 3.9 percent in 2020 and 4.1 percent in 2021 but to remain below historical highs.
AfDB President calls for inclusive growth, says ''nobody eats GDP''
04-02-2020 | 10:35:00
During the unveiling of the AfDB flagship economic report, the Bank's President said that Africa’s economies are growing strongly, but growth alone cannot meet the needs of the continent’s poorest citizens because “nobody eats GDP.''
Investors should see Africa as a place to make a decent profit, ODI
03-02-2020 | 15:01:00
The UK and international firms should see Africa as a place where they can make a profit, not just do charitable work, according to new research from Overseas Development Institute (ODI).
HCL named Top Employer across Europe and South Africa
03-02-2020 | 07:09:46
HCL Technologies (HCL), a leading global technology company, announces to have been named a Top Employer 2020 in the United Kingdom, Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Poland, France and South Africa.
World Bank, partners launch initiative to expand A2F for MSMEs, drive growth, jobs in MENA
28-01-2020 | 13:28:00
The World Bank in partnership with the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, Sweden, and Switzerland, is launching a new, expanded phase of an advisory program to help improve access to finance MSMEs across the MENA region.
USAID, partners to invest in young African social entrepreneurs
23-01-2020 | 13:43:00
USAID and USADF announces plans to award a total of $400,000 in grant funding, with support from Citi Foundation, to 42 young African social entrepreneurs who are developing businesses to drive social and community change.
World Bank reiterates support to Egypt's development priorities
21-01-2020 | 13:31:46
A World Bank Group delegation of Executive Directors concluded a four-day visit to Egypt and expressed its commitment to continue supporting Egypt's development priorities.
UK aid boosts support for African women entrepreneurs to expand businesses into global markets
17-01-2020 | 11:07:53
The UK is boosting support to female entrepreneurs in Africa, helping them overcome barriers to starting businesses and connecting them to global markets, announces the International Development Secretary Alok Sharma.
Standard Bank sponsors multilateral UK-Africa Investment Summit
17-01-2020 | 06:13:00
Standard Bank, Africa’s largest banking group by assets, is partnering with the UK Government to sponsor the inaugural UK-Africa Investment Summit, to be held in London on 20 January 2020.
IFC to help Tunisian start-up accelerators boost entrepreneurs, create jobs
15-01-2020 | 10:54:00
IFC signed a memoranda of understanding with two Tunisian start-up accelerators to help unlock the potential of innovative entrepreneurship in the country, with a focus on women-led start-ups and creating jobs for young people.
EBRD supports climate finance, entrepreneurship and employment for young people in Egypt
19-12-2019 | 12:23:00
Small and medium-sized enterprises in Egypt will benefit from a US$ 150 million financing package from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to the National Bank of Egypt (NBE).
Lesotho reduces poverty, nearly half of population remains poor, World Bank
19-12-2019 | 12:09:00
A new Lesotho Poverty Assessment finds that poverty fell over a 15-year period, but poverty remains widespread with nearly half of the population living in poverty and 75 percent of the population either poor or vulnerable to poverty.
IFC, partners support women-owned businesses in South Africa
19-12-2019 | 11:48:00
IFC announced a $41 million investment in Business Partners to strengthen women-owned businesses in South Africa and help create tens of thousands of jobs.
Orange, GIZ partner to enhance digital employability of young people in Africa and the Middle East
17-12-2019 | 13:08:00
The CEO of Orange Africa and Middle East and the Head of the Development Partnerships Program with the private sector at the GIZ signed a partnership agreement to develop the digital skills of 20.000 young people in 14 countries.
UNIDO, Egypt confirm support for Programme for Country Partnership
17-12-2019 | 11:56:00
During the World Youth Forum, the Director General of UNIDO met with President of the Arab Republic of Egypt to discuss the UNIDO flagship project in Egypt, the Programme for Country Partnership (PCP).
Equatorial Guinea expects major oil & gas investments in 2020
17-12-2019 | 09:49:00
Equatorial Guinea’s Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons has concluded its evaluation of work programs and budget meetings of multiple oil blocks in the country, corresponding to the 2020 fiscal year, which has yielded many successful results.
[Malawi] World Bank economic analysis urges for more investments in nutrition for stronger human capital
12-12-2019 | 11:47:43
Malawi’s high levels of stunting and under-nutrition have led to estimated losses of $597 million per year due to increased healthcare costs and lower labor productivity and will continue to lead to lower wages and lost economic output in the future.
ADF commits $7.6bn in support of Africa’s low-income, fragile, countries
12-12-2019 | 09:59:00
Donors of the African Development Fund (ADF) agreed to commit $7.6 billion to speed up growth in Africa’s poorest nations and help lift millions out of poverty.
OPEC Fund approves $310m to finance new development projects across the globe
12-12-2019 | 07:05:00
The Governing Board of the OPEC Fund for International Development (the OPEC Fund) has approved US$310 million of new funding to benefit developing countries across the globe.
Economic diversification can create more, better jobs in Ghana, World Bank report
11-12-2019 | 14:21:00
Ghana’s economic growth has been strong over the past decade, with annual GDP per capita growth at 4.4 percent between 2006 and 2017.
World Bank launches new Country Partnership Framework for Republic of Congo
11-12-2019 | 14:08:00
The World Bank Group has endorsed a new five-year Country Partnership Framework to support Republic of Congo’s development objectives for 2020-2025.
Vodafone Egypt named best place to work for in Egypt in 2019
11-12-2019 | 13:05:00
Vodafone Egypt, part of the British multinational telecommunications conglomerate, has topped the list of the best places to work in Egypt for 2019.
EU deepens Ethiopia cooperation with €170m package
10-12-2019 | 09:01:00
On the occasion of her first official visit outside Europe, the new President of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, announced in Addis Ababa, a significant boost to the EU's cooperation with Ethiopia.
EU steps up economic partnership to boost job creation in Kenya
10-12-2019 | 08:45:00
The European Commission (EU) announced two new programmes totalling €31 million to boost investment and create jobs in Kenya.
Top Employers Institute announces the coveted group of Africa’s top employers 2020
10-12-2019 | 08:20:00
Top Employers Institute, a global organization dedicated to accelerating the impact of people strategies to enrich the world of work, has announced Africa’s Top Employers for 2020.
[Kenya] ATECA conference calls for increased investment in staff training
04-12-2019 | 13:00:00
Even as the global business landscape shift and a growing number of millennium candidates enter the workforce organizations have not put in place measures train employees.
[Zambia] COMESA, EU sign €8.8 million to support private sector competitiveness
04-12-2019 | 09:05:00
The European Union and COMESA signed 8.8 million Euros Contribution Agreement to increase private sector participation in sustainable regional and global value chains.
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development fosters small businesses in Tunisia
04-12-2019 | 07:08:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is strengthening the competitiveness of small firms in Tunisia by increasing the availability of funds, with a €5 million loan to Compagnie Internationale de Leasing (CIL).
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development opens third office in Morocco
03-12-2019 | 06:35:00
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is strengthening its outreach in Morocco with the opening of a third office, in the city of Agadir, which will cover the regions of Souss-Massa and Marrakech-Safi.
COMESA, EAC, ECOWAS launch networking platform to connect 50 million African business women
28-11-2019 | 09:14:00
COMESA, EAC and ECOWAS launched a digital platform specifically designed to address the information needs of women in business and connect them via a custom-built social networking tool in Kigali, Rwanda.
[Column] Ngaite Mgeni: Why organizations should invest in staff training
27-11-2019 | 11:45:00
As organizations evolve and competition to acquire top talent heats up world over, businesses are increasingly realizing the need and essence of investing in their most prized possession; their workforce.
[South Africa] Santam recognised top employer for 4th year running
27-11-2019 | 11:02:12
Santam has been officially recognised by the Top Employers Institute as a Top Employer 2020 for excellence in employee conditions.
ECA, ITFC partner to bolster trade between Arab and African countries, generate growth and employment
27-11-2019 | 07:53:00
The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) signed an agreement to step up their cooperation in support to economic and social development as well as trade among their member countries.
Korea, PASET highlights strong partnership on strengthening technical and scientific capacity in Sub-Saharan Africa
26-11-2019 | 12:10:00
The World Bank and PASET noted the impressive strides made in strengthening science and technology in sub-Saharan Africa with Korea’s support through the PASET partnership over the past 6 years.
KfW, Allianz establish fund for joint investments in African companies
26-11-2019 | 08:10:00
KfW Development Bank together with Allianz Global Investors have set up a fund of funds that will provide financial resources for African private equity and venture capital funds.
IFC, SOFID join forces to support tourism, growth and job creation in Lusophone Africa
26-11-2019 | 06:33:00
IFC and SOFID, the Portuguese development finance institution, have agreed to work together to support sustainable tourism investments in emerging markets as an engine for growth and job creation.
GreenTec Capital invests into Nigerian logistics and ride-matching app, Drivers NG
21-11-2019 | 10:32:00
GreenTec Capital announces an investment into Nigeria-based transportation and logistics app, Drivers NG, which provides on-demand drivers and mobility solutions for Nigeria and the African market.
Qatar Petroleum announces successful startup of a refinery venture in Egypt
20-11-2019 | 10:26:22
Qatar Petroleum announced the successful start-up of the Egyptian Refining Company (ERC) Refinery project located in Mostorod, north of the Egyptian capital Cairo.
Standard Bank confident about South Africa’s economic prospects as reforms take hold
19-11-2019 | 06:55:00
Standard Bank’s Corporate and Investment Banking Chief Executive, Kenny Fihla, has expressed optimism about South Africa’s long-term economic trajectory, driven by a reform agenda that casts the country on an accelerating growth path.
South African Airways cancels flights to minimize customers disruption
14-11-2019 | 09:32:00
South African Airways (SAA) has cancelled nearly all its domestic, regional and international flights scheduled for Friday, 15 November and Saturday, 16 November 2019.
[Interview] Catherine Jura, Director Learning and Development, Edify Learning Forum Africa, Kenya
13-11-2019 | 09:00:00
Training management firms like Edify Learning Forum Africa, ELFA, have been at the forefront of designing, managing and redefining organizational learning processes in Africa over the years.
South African Airways embarks on restructuring, process may lead to job losses
12-11-2019 | 08:50:00
South African Airways has informed all its 5146 employees that it is embarking on a restructuring process which may lead to job losses.
[Angola] IFC opens office to support private sector growth
12-11-2019 | 08:29:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has opened an office in Angola to deepen its support for private sector development and economic diversification the country.
Isuzu invests R1.2 billion in the next generation bakkie programme for South Africa
12-11-2019 | 06:04:00
Isuzu Motors has confirmed that it will be investing R1.2 billion into the next generation bakkie programme in South Africa.
Naspers on track with R4.6 billion investment in growing South African tech businesses
06-11-2019 | 13:29:00
The CEO of Naspers South Africa has reaffirmed the company’s commitment to drive more investment in backing South African tech founders and entrepreneurs.
World Bank launches new Country Partnership Framework for Cabo Verde
06-11-2019 | 05:18:00
The World Bank Group discussed the Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for the Republic of Cabo Verde for the period 2020-2025 to lay out the WBG strategy to accelerate human capital for inclusive service-led growth.
The dti plauses Procter & Gambles’s R300 million investment in South Africa
04-11-2019 | 11:44:00
The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry (the dti) has welcomed Procter & Gamble’s R300 million investment in a new Always sanitary pads manufacturing plant which has created 300 jobs in South Africa.
[South Africa] Unemployment Insurance Fund to process claims for new parental benefits
04-11-2019 | 06:59:00
The Unemployment Insurance Fund's (UIF) has started processing claims for the new Parental Benefits to contributing and qualifying UIF beneficiaries.
Air Afrik to lay off 200 employees in Kenya and South Sudan
23-10-2019 | 12:34:00
Air Afrik will cut roughly 80 per cent of its salaried staff in both Kenya and South Sudan by November as part of the company’s restructuring process.
[Nigeria] Dangote Refinery empowers 200 youths through skills acquisition training programme
22-10-2019 | 06:02:00
About 200 youths from Ibeju-Lekki community in Lagos State have graduated from various skills acquisition programme organised by Dangote Petroleum Refinery.
Malawi receives $13.2 million for sustainable fisheries, aquaculture development and watershed management project
15-10-2019 | 10:37:00
The African Development Bank Group has approved a $13.2 million financing package for a fisheries and aquaculture development project in Malawi.
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.
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.
[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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
[South Africa] Vodacom Eastern Cape accelerates network infrastructure in rural areas
04-10-2019 | 09:44:00
Vodacom Eastern Cape region works across communities that are trapped in a cycle of poverty due to high unemployment and underdevelopment in that province.
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.
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.
Rwanda Development Board partners with Mastercard Foundation to connect youth to tourism jobs
01-10-2019 | 07:39:00
Rwanda Development Board has announced a strategic partnership with the Mastercard Foundation under the Hanga Ahazaza initiative at a World Tourism Day event.
SAP and UNICEF partner to give young people job skills training to power the future workforce
27-09-2019 | 06:17:00
SAP and UNICEF have announced a new global partnership to provide quality education, life skills and job skills training to young people in disadvantaged communities.
Amani Institute wins the Argidius-ANDE Talent Challenge
27-09-2019 | 06:10:28
The Argidius Foundation and the Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs (ANDE) have declared Amani Institute the winner of the Argidius-ANDE Talent Challenge (AATC).
Mastercard Foundation to enable three million youth access employment opportunities in Senegal
24-09-2019 | 13:17:00
The Mastercard Foundation has announced Young Africa Works in Senegal, an initiative that aims to enable three million young people to access dignified and fulfilling work by 2030.
GreenTec invests into Nigeria’s Save n Flex
17-09-2019 | 09:45:00
GreenTec has announced its investment into Nigeria’s Save n Flex.
[Kenya] Safaricom retains its Digital Academy staff to bridge talent shortage in digital technologies
17-09-2019 | 08:34:23
Safaricom has unveiled a program that will empower and train employees who are looking to shift to new digital careers.
[Startup Interview] Radwa Khairy, Founder, Talents Fit, Egypt
16-09-2019 | 08:49:00
Radwa Khairy has over a decade's worth of experience in the Human Resources, Hospitality and Travels fields. In December 2018, she founded Talents Fit, a recruitment platform servicing human resourcing and employment needs in Egypt.
Bayer creates EUR 20 million social innovation ecosystem fund to spur entrepreneurship for African smallholder farmers
10-09-2019 | 12:37:00
The Bayer Foundation launched its new EUR 20 million Social Innovation ecosystem fund by awarding EUR 3 million to four pioneering social innovators - myAgro, Mercy Corps, Path and Living Goods.
Mastercard Foundation launches Young Africa Works Initiative in Ghana
02-09-2019 | 06:31:00
The Mastercard Foundation has announced Young Africa Works in Ghana, an initiative that aims to enable three million young people to access dignified and fulfilling work by 2030.
UNIDO, FAO launch initiative to accelerate Africa youth employment in agriculture
30-08-2019 | 09:05:00
UNIDO, FAO and the African Union together with numerous additional partners, have launched the Flagship Initiative to Accelerate Youth Employment in Agriculture and Agribusiness in Africa.
South Africa sets up National Committee for new African trade agreement action plans
22-08-2019 | 09:20:00
South African Minister for Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel set up a National Committee, comprising business, labour and government, to develop action plans around the new African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA).
KEPSA and TradeMark East Africa ink $1.5 million deal to expand trade and investment for Kenyan businesses
22-08-2019 | 09:00:00
Kenya Private Sector Alliance (KEPSA) and TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) have signed a US$ 1,500,000 financing agreement.
[Column] Mervyn George: Remote working is the future. Are South Africa enterprises ready?
16-08-2019 | 13:48:40
As the Experience Economy gathers pace, organizations will place increasing focus on engineering the best experiences not only for its customers and partners but its workforce.
[Column] Deon De Swardt: Preparing South Africa for the future of work
09-08-2019 | 06:24:33
South Africa alone has a youth population of 20.6 million, making up 35.7 percent of the country’s total population of about 57.7 people.
[Column] Deon De Swardt: Preparing Nigeria for the future of work
07-08-2019 | 13:28:54
According to the World Economic Forum, 70 percent of Africa’s population is under the age of 30, signaling a significant opportunity for the growth and advancement of the continent.
UK Government launches programmes supporting Kenyans with disabilities' access employment opportunities
07-08-2019 | 06:46:17
The British High Commissioner to Kenya, Nic Hailey, has launched two UK funded programmes that will support persons with disabilities access employment opportunities.
Averda partners with Ramco Systems to integrate processes for its employees in the Middle East and Africa
06-08-2019 | 13:19:00
Averda partners with Ramco Systems to integrate processes of its employees in the Middle East and Africa.
[South Africa] Absa PMI rose to 52.1 index points in July, report
06-08-2019 | 08:46:00
The seasonally adjusted Absa Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) measured 52.1 index points in July, up from 46.2 in June.
[Tanzania] Investing in human capital will reduce poverty fast, World Bank
06-08-2019 | 06:58:00
For Tanzania to generate future income and achieve sustainable development, it is essential for the country to invest in its citizens, both children and adults, according to the new World Bank economic analysis for the country.
EXIM Board Of Directors approve preliminary commitments for U.S. exports to projects in Cameroon and Iraq
01-08-2019 | 13:17:00
The Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) approved two preliminary commitments of EXIM financing support for U.S. exports to pending projects in Cameroon and Iraq.
[Column] Paul Akiwumi: How entrepreneurs can evolve from survivalists to opportunity-driven
31-07-2019 | 10:04:00
Meskerem is a middle-aged Ethiopian woman, who runs a café and bakery with ten employees in an affluent neighbourhood of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
[South Africa] Trade Minister launches Aberdare Cables R135 million in Port Elizabeth
30-07-2019 | 06:19:35
The South Africa Minister for Trade and Industry Mr Ebrahim Patel has launched Aberdare Cables R135 million High Voltage Power Cables Plant in Port Elizabeth.
Teamsters warns South African investors of workers' rights risks At Xpo Logistics
29-07-2019 | 06:24:21
Teamsters Union is warning South African institutional investors regarding the many risks facing investments in one of the world's largest transportation and warehousing companies, XPO Logistics.
IFC partners with Protea Hotels to develop tourism sector in Zambia
23-07-2019 | 12:21:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced a loan to Protea Hotels Zambia, a subsidiary of conglomerate Union Gold Zambia, to build and operate a hotel and conference center in the outskirts of Lusaka.
[Mozambique] Sasol, government collaborate to create jobs
18-07-2019 | 15:11:00
Sasol has reaffirmed its partnership with the Government of Mozambique to deliver on its socio-economic development strategy focusing on the creation of self-employment opportunities for locals.
Tanzania needs to urgently invest in the health and education of its youth, World Bank
18-07-2019 | 14:30:00
Tanzania needs to undertake important and urgent investments to accelerate progress in the health and education of its citizens, especially the youth, if the country is to improve its human capital for sustainable development.
Ford South Africa to create 1 200 jobs at its Silverton Plant in Pretoria, Gauteng
18-07-2019 | 13:39:00
The South Africa Minister for Trade and Industry, Mr Ebrahim Patel, has welcomed the announcement by Ford South Africa that it will be creating 1 200 jobs at its Silverton Plant in Pretoria, Gauteng.
World hunger not gone down after three years, obesity still growing, UN report
16-07-2019 | 09:19:00
An estimated 820 million people did not have enough to eat in 2018, up from 811 million in the previous year, which is the third year of increase in a row.
[Ghana] Jobhouse Services unveils online career platform to improve job searches, recruitment
16-07-2019 | 09:03:53
Jobhouse Services Limited a company offering temporary staffing and recruitment services in Ghana has launched www.xycareers.com/ghana, a new jobs and career coaching website.
Africa's Continental Free Trade Agreement holds great promise
11-07-2019 | 09:59:00
There is increasing optimism in Africa with the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA) gaining significant momentum and Africa being home to amongst the fastest growing economies in the world.
[South Africa] DBSA and YES partner on job creation, innovation and community development
11-07-2019 | 06:51:00
A partnership to further youth employment in South Africa by bringing together innovation, infrastructure and 4IR thinking has been announced between the DBSA and YES.
World Bank supports Comoros improve Primary Health Care
08-07-2019 | 08:34:25
The World Bank approved the Comprehensive Approach to Health System Strengthening Project financed by $30 million from the International Development Association, of which $15 million as a grant and $15 million as a credit.
New grant financing to strengthen secondary education in Liberia
04-07-2019 | 08:42:00
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved an International Development Association (IDA) grant of $47 million equivalent for Improving Results in Secondary Education (IRISE) project for Liberia.
[Sierra Leone] IFC invests $60 million in Sierra Rutile to support expansion, community development
02-07-2019 | 06:36:00
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, announced a $60 million investment in Iluka Resources’ Sierra Rutile Limited to partner with the resources company as it expands its operations in Sierra Leone.
SAP and BMZ collaborate to create 450 jobs in Africa’s digital sector
28-06-2019 | 13:10:00
SAP and the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) plan to jointly create 450 jobs for highly qualified personnel in the IT sector in ten African countries.