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East Africa Marine Transport inaugure son premier navire sur le lac Victoria
04-04-2024 | 11:21:37
Après 21 mois de construction, East Africa Marine Transport (EAMT) a inauguré son premier navire sur le lac Victoria.
Nissan Navara to fly the flag up through Africa in daring expedition
21-03-2024 | 07:58:00
Dubbed Nissan Daring Africa 2024, the expedition will visit Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Malawi, Tanzania and Kenya before ending in Egypt.
[South Africa] Sasol and Transnet announce rail transport partnership
28-02-2024 | 14:56:26
Under the five-year agreement, Transnet will deliver ammonia from Sasol’s Secunda and Sasolburg facilities to the company’s customers through a dedicated fleet of 128 ammonia tankers. In turn, Sasol will fund Transnet’s maintenance and repair programme for the fleet.
Uber is the world's most valuable mobility brand, study
27-02-2024 | 10:12:00
Uber remains the world's most valuable mobility brand, with a 28% increase in brand value to $29.7 billion, according to the latest report by Brand Finance, the global brand valuation consultancy.
[Open Webinar, Feb 1 2024] Cross-Border Finances: Enhancing Commodity Trade Across Africa
29-01-2024 | 10:23:00
Tailored for CFOs, this event provides strategic knowledge to navigate international markets and enhance financial outcomes in the dynamic commodities sector. Don't miss this unique opportunity for CFOs to stay ahead in global commodity trading.
Kenya Airways inks lease agreement with Portugal's Hi Fly
28-12-2023 | 10:45:22
Kenya Airways, the national carrier of Kenya, has inked a short-term lease agreement with Hi Fly, the Lisbon-based lease and charter specialist company.
Global mobility firm inDrive launches venture targeting startups
16-11-2023 | 12:34:35
inDrive, a global mobility and urban services platform, has announced the launch of a new venture and M&A arm aiming to invest up to $100 million in promising startups.
[Free Webinar] Global Payment Strategies for Shipping & Logistics: Empowering Seamless Trade
03-10-2023 | 21:53:00
In the rapidly evolving landscape of shipping and logistics, effective cross-border payment strategies have emerged as a critical driver of success. Join this insightful webinar that delves into the world of global payment strategies.
Aruba and Malawi to certify ExecuJet MRO Services Africa
13-07-2023 | 13:39:36
The Aruba Department of Civil Aviation and the Malawi Department of Civil Aviation have certified ExecuJet MRO Services Africa to do line and heavy maintenance on select aircraft types on those countries’ aircraft registry.
[Ghana] Moove closes $8m financing from Absa
06-07-2023 | 10:53:00
Mobility fintech, Moove, has secured USD $8mn in financing from Absa Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB), bringing its total funding to-date from the bank to USD $28mn.
[Interview] Vince Goncalves Regional Vice President Africa at ExecuJet MRO Services
19-06-2023 | 10:07:00
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.
Kenya to discard visa fees for Africa traders
30-05-2023 | 11:33:52
President William Ruto has announced plans to remove visa requirements for African nationals travelling to Kenya for business as a first major step to remove barriers to intra-Africa trade.
Promesse d’achat de CMA CGM pour 100% de Bolloré Logistics
15-05-2023 | 10:52:00
Groupe Bolloré a reçu une offre spontanée du Groupe CMA CGM pour l’acquisition de ses activités de commission de transport et de logistique regroupée dans Bolloré Logistics.
Kenya Airways and South Africa airlines to finalise partnership strategy in 2024
29-03-2023 | 12:24:46
Kenya Airways and South African Airways have announced plans to launch a pan-African airline group in 2024, as part of their strategic partnership.
South African Airways (SAA) Cargo partners with Menzies Aviation to provide air cargo services
29-03-2023 | 10:54:58
South African Airways (SAA) Cargo has appointed Menzies Aviation, the world’s largest aviation services company, to provide air cargo services at OR Tambo International Airport (JNB) in Johannesburg, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), and Port Elizabeth International Airport (PLZ).
[Interview] Joel Daniel, Founder, Solutions Platforms, Nigeria
20-03-2023 | 13:03:00
Joel Daniel is the founder of Solutions Platforms, a company that grooms young people to succeed and have global relevance by leveraging its various programs designed to foster international education.
[Interview] Jesse Onomiwo, Co-founder, Autosparkle, Nigeria
14-03-2023 | 14:56:57
Autosparkle is part of Riltouche and Sparkles, a company dedicated to building the largest chain of the most eco-friendly cleaning solutions out of Africa through its specialisations in car care, aircraft, boats, homes, offices and cities.
More charges,taxes and fees in the air transport industry in Africa a big challenge to AfCFTA
14-03-2023 | 14:56:46
Overcharges, taxation, and accumulation of fees in African air transportation can be a hindrance in achieving and success of African Continental Free Trade Area
[Interview] Goodie M. Ibru, Founder, Ikeja Hotel, Nigeria
14-03-2023 | 14:56:35
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.
[Interview] Goodie M. Ibru, Fondateur, Ikeja Hotel, Nigeria
14-03-2023 | 14:56:35
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.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Gas price triggers ripple effect across industries
14-03-2023 | 14:56:20
Nigeria’s inflation as of the month of May stood at 17.71%, but economists are now predicting just a month later a new figure we can expect at the end of this year.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Nigeria scores big in budget transparency
14-03-2023 | 14:56:18
The infrastructure of Nigeria is such that for meaningful progress to be made, there must be give-and-take on the parts of the government and the people.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Banks move into East Africa, telecom pushes NSE profit
14-03-2023 | 14:56:15
The telecom industry this week recorded a peculiar development – the massive registration of Nigerian SIM card holders.
[East Africa Business Week] Bob Koigi: Region bets on $91.5 million budget to drive economic integration
14-03-2023 | 14:56:13
This week, the East African Community has tabled before the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) the budget estimates for the 2022/2023 Financial Year totaling $91.5 million.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: An economic overview for Q1
14-03-2023 | 14:56:06
As we have seen over time, when one sectors hits a low point, another is seen hitting high notes. Such is the situation as we’ve seen it lately.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Domestic savings, capital formation meet infrastructure demands
14-03-2023 | 14:55:59
The Federal Government is taking huge strides to strengthen the infrastructure and agriculture industries in Nigeria.
Future Foods | African Food & Beverage Industries Virtual Conference & Trade Show
14-03-2023 | 14:55:56
Future Foods is a virtual meeting place for importers, F&B managers, retail category buyers, owner-operators, agents, and distributors from across Africa’s diverse and booming market
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Economic conditions returning to pre-pandemic levels
14-03-2023 | 14:55:54
The startup movement has picked up pace in Nigeria over the last decade, with the government and responsible agencies ramping up efforts in motivating the burgeoning industry.
[Column] Linda Weaver: Bias-driven travel bans are an ineffective response to variants
14-03-2023 | 14:55:52
While most countries have lifted the restrictions, the ripple effects will continue to be felt for months to come.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: Come dry season, food production and supply chain gain emphasis
14-03-2023 | 14:55:43
As we have established time and again, fertile lands and an able, skilled workforce are a vital combination for a thriving agricultural sector.
[Nigeria Business Week] Andrea Ayemoba: A 5G promise looms, global trade predictions show winning numbers
14-03-2023 | 14:55:41
Nigeria’s tactic is one of sharpening the sectors that have shown promise (such as technology, agriculture and banking) while throwing resources at those that have been in a work-in-progress mode for years.
[Rwanda] Delivery drones: Why Zipline is switching to 24/7 operations
14-03-2023 | 14:55:18
Hospitals in Rwanda will now receive much needed medical supplies and personal protective equipment from drone firm Zipline on a 24-hour basis.
Looming cash crisis threatens airlines, IATA
14-03-2023 | 14:55:05
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) warned that the airline industry will burn through $77 billion in cash during the second half of 2020 (almost $13 billion/month or $300,000 per minute), despite the restart of operations.
Most commodity prices to drop in 2020 as COVID-19 depresses demand, disrupts supply, World Bank
14-03-2023 | 14:54:45
The global economic shock of the COVID-19 pandemic has driven most commodity prices down and is expected to result in substantially lower prices over 2020, the World Bank said in its April Commodity Markets Outlook.
Transport sector hit hard but has key role in COVID-19 management, COMESA
14-03-2023 | 14:54:44
Road and air transport have borne the brunt of the Coronavirus impact as countries put stringent measures to stop the spread of the pandemic.
East African Community secures $1.4 million for feasibility study of key road project
15-02-2023 | 07:31:15
The East African Community (EAC) has secured $1.4 million for a feasibility study on a key section of the Northern Transport Corridor linking the Republic of Kenya and the Republic of Uganda.
CampX by Volvo Group opens new Incubator track for startups to accelerate sustainable mobility innovations
10-02-2023 | 07:15:58
More than 50 startups have developed their ideas at CampX, the global collaboration hub for innovations by Volvo Group.
Ethiopian set to launch passenger service to Copenhagen, Denmark
06-02-2023 | 11:16:00
Ethiopian Airlines is set to launch a new passenger flight to Copenhagen, Denmark effective 22nd May 2023. The new flight will be operated five times a week except on Tuesdays and Sundays.
Sustainable mobility startup eWAKA receives 500,000 CHF loan to accelerate growth
26-01-2023 | 08:05:56
Given the transportation sector is the second highest contributor to greenhouse gas emissions, the urban logistics sector in Africa and across the globe urgently needs to adopt new technologies and business models to fight climate change, which disproportionately affects African countries.
Nestlé invests in logistics innovations to reduce greenhouse gas emissions for its international water brands
10-01-2023 | 10:46:45
Nestlé is investing over CHF 100 million by 2030 in low-carbon logistics for its three international water brands - S. Pellegrino, Acqua Panna and Perrier.
[South Africa] Mobility solutions provider Zeda limited lists on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange
19-12-2022 | 06:12:00
Zeda, which has long-term license agreements to operate the leading car rental brands Avis and Budget, listed on the JSE as the only company providing tailored short-, medium- and long-term car rental and vehicle fleet leasing services from within one service provider.
FedEx establishes direct presence in Nigeria to support customers with international trade
08-12-2022 | 06:11:01
FedEx Express (FedEx), a subsidiary of FedEx Corp. and the world's largest express transportation company, has announced that it has established a direct commercial presence in Nigeria, to meet the country's growing international shipping demands.
Côte d’Ivoire Terminal lance officiellement les activités du nouveau terminal à conteneurs du port d’Abidjan
24-11-2022 | 10:37:00
Côte d’Ivoire Terminal a procédé au démarrage effectif des activités commerciales du nouveau terminal à conteneurs du port d’Abidjan, avec l’accueil du navire CMA CGM ROSSINI, d’une longueur de 267 m, de 40 m de largeur et d’une capacité de 5770 Conteneurs EPV.
Radisson Group pose la première pierre d’un complexe hôtelier à Yaoundé
28-10-2022 | 10:54:00
Le groupe hôtelier international Radisson Blu a posé la première pierre de son complexe hôtelier à 56,5 millions $ à Yaoundé, la capitale du Cameroun.
Inauguration de la logistique aérienne d'Afrique de l'Ouest
26-10-2022 | 11:26:00
Bolloré Transport & Logistics inaugure la phase 2 d'Aérohub, avec la mise en service de la plus grande base logistique aérienne d'Afrique de l'Ouest
Ouverture du premier magasin Winpart by CFAO en République démocratique du Congo
25-10-2022 | 11:37:41
La RDC rejoint ainsi le réseau Winpart by CFAO dédié à la vente de pièces détachées et produits à un prix abordable pour l’entretien et la réparation de véhicules multimarques.
AIIM-led consortium establishes $150m pan-African cold chain logistics platform to ensure food security
12-10-2022 | 11:04:00
To improve essential temperature-controlled logistics infrastructure in sub-Saharan Africa and ensure food security in the region, AIIM and its investment partners, have established a cold chain logistics platform, Commercial Cold Holdings (CCH).
IATA and ITC join forces for cross-border trade
03-10-2022 | 06:10:00
Through the agreement, ITC and IATA will cross-link their information offerings, including data, to expand access to strategic information for trade and cargo professionals.
[Kenya] UN Economic Commission for Africa inaugurates LAPPSET Business Council
29-09-2022 | 13:49:05
The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) recently spearheaded the establishment of the Lamu Port-South Sudan-Ethiopia Transport (LAPSSET) Business Council to facilitate the participation of the private sector in the implementation of the corridor programme.
Accords autour de la phase 2 du complexe industrialo-portuaire de Kribi
28-09-2022 | 12:33:00
Le Port Autonome de Kribi (PAK) et Kribi Conteneurs Terminal (KCT) ont procédé à la signature d’un avenant à la convention de concession du terminal à conteneurs du Port en eaux profondes de Kribi.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d'Ivoire acquiert la simulateur dédié à la formation des métiers portuaires
28-09-2022 | 12:22:00
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d’Ivoire annonce avoir fait l’acquisition de son tout premier simulateur de conduite qui sera mis à la disposition de son centre de formation portuaire panafricain (CFPP) situé à Abidjan.
Les véhicules électriques débarquent dans le transport en commun au Cameroun
26-09-2022 | 14:24:00
Baptisés « Greenrides », ces véhicules disposant d’une batterie rechargeable sur une borne alimentée à l’énergie solaire, et jouissant d’une autonomie de 250 km une fois chargés à 100%, font essentiellement des courses, dont le prix est identique à celui de la course à bord de véhicules ordinaires, apprend-on.
Sitarail réceptionne nouvelle bourreuse pour la maintenance de la voie ferrée entre Côte d’Ivoire et Burkina Faso
21-09-2022 | 09:31:39
SITARAIL a réceptionné au port d’Abidjan une nouvelle bourreuse – niveleuse – dresseuse d’une valeur de 2 milliards de FCFA (plus de 3 millions d’euros), destinée à l’entretien et à la maintenance du chemin de fer entre la Côte d’Ivoire et le Burkina Faso.
East Africa Heads of State officially launch the Arusha Bypass Road
01-08-2022 | 09:37:50
EAC launched the Arusha Bypass Road, during the EAC Heads of State summit, the 42.4 km bypass seeks to decongest traffic in the towns of Arusha and Moshi and to promote intra-regional trade.
Côte d'Ivoire Terminal réceptionne 14 tracteurs électriques
25-07-2022 | 11:08:00
Côte d’Ivoire Terminal (CIT) a réceptionné 14 tracteurs électriques APM 75T HE, commandés auprès du constructeur Gaussin, et destinés à équiper le deuxième terminal à conteneurs du port d’Abidjan.
WFP and partners bring first-of-its-kind transport training centre to West Africa
22-07-2022 | 11:49:50
The United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) is partnering with global corporations to build a world-class Transport Training Centre in Accra, Ghana, aimed at enhancing transport and logistics capacities across West Africa.
L’usine Bontaz Tunisie choisie par Volkswagen pour un projet révolutionnaire
21-07-2022 | 11:10:52
Volkswagen, la marque de voiture représentée par Ennakl Automobiles en Tunisie, a choisi l’usine Bontaz pour son prochain projet.
DHL express delivers chimpanzees to their new home in Liberia
14-07-2022 | 17:32:00
DHL Express Sub Saharan Africa (SSA) partnered with Liberia Chimpanzee Rescue & Protection (LCRP) to safely transport four vulnerable chimpanzees from Guinea-Bissau to Liberia.
Travel and tourism jobs in Nigeria to double over the next decade, WTTC
04-07-2022 | 11:25:00
The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) has revealed the Travel & Tourism sector in Nigeria is expected to create 2.6 million new jobs over the next decade, doubling the number of those employed within the sector by 2032.
Qatar Airways partners with Airlink to enhance connectivity across Southern Africa
01-07-2022 | 10:28:00
Qatar Airways and Airlink signed a comprehensive codeshare agreement to offer travellers more choices, enhanced services and greater connectivity between 45 destinations in 13 countries across southern Africa and the rest of the world.
South African Airways appoints Discover the World as its general sales agent in the UK
14-06-2022 | 09:49:00
South African Airways (SAA), the national carrier of South Africa, has appointed Discover the World, a global player in tourism and airline representation, as its general sales agent (GSA) in the United Kingdom (UK).
[Mastercard Economics Institute] Pent-up demand drives global leisure and business flight bookings
13-06-2022 | 10:38:00
After a turbulent two years, new research from the Mastercard Economics Institute reveals that global leisure and business flight bookings have surpassed pre-pandemic levels, while spending on cruise lines, buses and trains saw sharp improvements this year.
SOGECO, opérateur logistique de référence de la filière cotonnière en Mauritanie
09-06-2022 | 11:56:00
Grâce à la mise en œuvre d’une synergie au sein des filiales de la Région Afrique Atlantique de Bolloré Transport & Logistics, le démarrage des opérations d’empotage du coton malien en Mauritanie a connu un véritable succès.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroun inaugure la nouvelle base logistique Hub de Kribi
09-06-2022 | 11:46:00
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Cameroun inaugure Kribi Logistics Hub, une nouvelle base logistique de 24 000 M²
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ghana implements a special storage solution adapted to the automotive industry
09-06-2022 | 11:27:24
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Ghana received a total of 555 vehicles on behalf of CFAO Ghana PLC, part of the CFAO Group, at the Tema port. After leaving India, the vehicles were shipped in 2 batches before arriving at destination.
South Africa's Comair suspends flights pending receipt of funding
07-06-2022 | 09:46:00
South African airline Comair announced it is obliged to suspend all British Airways and kulula.com flights, pending successfully securing additional funding.
Ethiopian launches new flight connecting Lomé with Washington DC
01-06-2022 | 16:05:00
thiopian Airlines, Africa’s leading carrier, commenced thrice-weekly passenger service to Washington DC via Lomé, Togo as of 01 June 2022.
MetroTrans invests Sh389 million in 80 new FUSO canter buses to plug public transport demand gap
27-05-2022 | 15:37:02
MetroTrans East Africa has invested Sh 389 million in a fleet of new FUSO buses aimed at meeting the door to door transport demand in the Kenyan Market. 
Autochek acquires Morocco’s KIFAL Auto to drive North Africa expansion
18-05-2022 | 13:11:00
Autochek, the automotive technology company making car ownership more accessible and affordable across Africa, has announced the acquisition of KIFAL Auto, Morocco’s leading automotive technology startup, to drive its expansion into North Africa.
Emirates reaffirms partnership with Mauritius to promote the tourism sector
18-05-2022 | 09:21:00
Emirates signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Mauritius Tourism Promotion Authority (MTPA), to promote tourism to Mauritius from key markets across the Emirates network
[MAROC] Renault en tête sur marché de l'automobile
12-05-2022 | 10:54:00
Sur un marché marocain de l’automobile qui continue d’être impacté par des défis d’approvisionnement en certaines pièces, le groupe français Renault continue de dominer.
ACC Aviation transacts B737-300 from South Africa's Star Air Cargo to Middle East
09-05-2022 | 12:53:00
ACC Aviation announced it has successfully transacted a Boeing B737-300 (ZS-TGB) from South Africa’s Star Air Cargo to a Middle East-based investor.
Conakry Terminal et le METFP signent un accord pour la construction d’un centre de formation
09-05-2022 | 09:45:00
Conakry Terminal, filiale de Bolloré Ports, et le Ministère de l’Enseignement Technique et de la Formation Professionnelle (METFP), ont procédé à la signature d’un accord de financement à la construction du Centre de Formation Professionnelle de Matoto à Conakry.
Milezmore, une solution logistique pour le secteur du e-commerce
05-05-2022 | 11:05:58
A cause des investissements limités, de nombreuses start-up du continent se retrouvent en difficulté de gestion. Cette solution égyptienne est une alternative intéressante pour les jeunes pousses du commerce électronique.
Logistics startup SWVL acquires Volt Lines, enters European market
28-04-2022 | 13:54:00
Egyptian public transport solutions provider SWVL announced the acquisition of Volt Lines, a Turkish mobility and transport company.
Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d'Ivoire va ouvrir une nouvelle base logistique
28-04-2022 | 12:24:00
En septembre 2022, Bolloré Transport & Logistics Côte d'Ivoire inaugurera une base logistique moderne d'une superficie totale de 9 000 m2, dans la zone aéroportuaire d'Abidjan.
Ethiopian, UTD Aviation Solutions and AFRAA sign MoU to re-establish African aviation renaissance in MRO services
22-04-2022 | 11:19:00
Ethiopian Airlines MRO, UTD Aviation Solutions and the African Airlines Association (AFRAA), signed a tripartite MoU to work together on Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) services in pursuance to the The Brown Condor Initiative (BCI).
Kribi Conteneurs Terminal awarded Green Terminal label
21-04-2022 | 11:18:33
KCT operator of the container terminal of the Autonomous Port of Kribi, has been granted the Green Terminal label following the audit conducted by Bureau Veritas.
Fadimatou Noutchemo-Simo à la tête de l' Afrijet succursale au Cameroun.
21-04-2022 | 08:50:00
Transport aérien : la Camerounaise Noutchemo-Simo choisie pour développer les activités du Gabonais Afrijet au Cameroun.
Uber suspends operations in Tanzania
20-04-2022 | 12:39:00
Uber has suspended its operations in Tanzania, citing a tough regulatory environment that has made it difficult for the ride-hailing company to continue running in the East African country.
Emirates ramps up connections to Mauritius
11-04-2022 | 10:20:17
Emirates will be operating twice daily flights on its flagship A380 aircraft to Mauritius from 1 July 2022 to meet the increase in demand for travel to the island nation.
NAS renews ISAGO accreditation for Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salam airports in Tanzania
11-04-2022 | 10:12:44
The National Aviation Services (NAS), the aviation services provider in the emerging markets, has renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) accreditation for Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salaam airports in Tanzania.
Stakeholders discuss African ports and the role of the blue economy in integration
07-04-2022 | 13:37:04
The African Natural Resources Center in collaboration with the Infrastructure and Urban Development Department of the African Development Bank Group brought together a range of stakeholders to explore ways to integrate African ports more effectively into the blue economy.
Kenya to host region’s first trade facilitation summit
17-03-2022 | 09:58:00
Kenya is set to host the first trade facilitation summit in the East African region as the country seeks to increase international trade.
South African aviation authority grounds Comair fleet
15-03-2022 | 12:27:27
South Africa's aviation regulator has indefinitely grounded a fleet owned by Comair, a British Airways franchise, following a series of safety incidents.
Ethiopian inks partnership agreement with IDIPO and Air Djibouti for sea - air transport
10-03-2022 | 11:17:09
Ethiopian Airlines has signed a strategic partnership agreement to jointly commence sea-air multimodal transportation with International Djibouti Industrial Park Operation (IDIPO) and Air Djibouti for an expeditious transportation of goods to Africa.
Ethiopian Airlines, Boeing sign MoU for new 777-8 Freighter
10-03-2022 | 11:07:00
Ethiopian Airlines and its longstanding partner Boeing, announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the intent to purchase five 777-8 Freighters.
UK Export Finance provides £113m to support roadworks in Cameroon, boost bilateral trade
09-03-2022 | 15:21:00
The UK Export Finance (UKEF), has provided £113 million of financial support for the Cameroonian Government to boost bilateral trade and help UK businesses complete essential roadworks that will unlock the country’s economic potential.
[South Africa] Airlink, Legacy Lifestyle partner to launch cashback loyalty programme for passengers
25-02-2022 | 11:33:00
Southern Africa’s Airlink has partnered with Legacy Lifestyle to offer passengers the ability to earn CashBack rewards when they fly on all Airlink flights, irrespective of the type of ticket or the class booked.
EGYPTAIR to launch year-round direct Dublin-Cairo services
25-02-2022 | 11:22:54
Dublin Airport announced that EGYPTAIR will launch a new year-round direct Dublin-Cairo services this summer, commencing on June 2, to operate four times per week and will be Ireland’s first scheduled air service to and from Egypt.
Tanzania launches works on major Dodoma road
11-02-2022 | 07:50:02
African Development Bank Group joined Tanzanian President Samia Suluhu Hassan to formally launch the construction of the landmark Dodoma City Outer Ring Road project.
[Zambia] NAS launches Pearl Lounge at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in partnership with NAC2000
09-02-2022 | 10:37:00
The National Aviation Services (NAS), has partnered with NAC2000 Corporation, to launch the Pearl Lounge at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (KKIA) in Lusaka, Zambia.
Emirates restores flights to five African countries
08-02-2022 | 09:50:00
Emirates resumed its passenger operations between Dubai and five African countries, offering customers more choice, superior value and enhanced connectivity to and through Dubai.
NAS renews ISAGO certification in Cote d’Ivoire to enhance safety and quality
26-01-2022 | 09:42:00
National Aviation Services (NAS), the aviation services provider in emerging markets, successfully renewed its IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) certification in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire for the third time.
South African Airways resumes flights to Durban
24-01-2022 | 12:54:54
South African Airways (SAA) is to resume flights to Durban with three times daily return service effective 4th March 2022.
Added boost for SADC export infrastructure as DHL Global Forwarding expands its presence in Zimbabwe
10-01-2022 | 13:20:26
DHL Global Forwarding has launched in Zimbabwe to extend its presence across Africa.
Morocco and China sign joint belt and road implementation plan
06-01-2022 | 14:51:25
The minister also highlighted the fact that Morocco was the first country in the Maghreb and among the first in Africa to adhere to the Belt and Road initiative, hence raising the Moroccan-Chinese strategic partnership to a new higher level.
Senegal inaugurates regional express train linking Dakar to Diamniadio
30-12-2021 | 14:09:48
Senegal has officially launched the commercial operation of the Regional Express Train which will link Dakar, the country's capital, to Diamniadio, the new town currently under development.
[Egypt] Ride sharing startup, Swvl, to list on Nasdaq
30-12-2021 | 11:41:00
Egyptian ride-hailing startup Swvl will offer 35 percent of its shares on the Nasdaq stock exchange through a merger with US SPAC Queen’s Gambit Growth Capital.
APOC appoints Pete Allwood as Vice President, Business Development, EMEA
15-12-2021 | 10:52:00
APOC has appointed industry specialist, Pete Allwood as Vice President, Business Development, to guide and focus its expansion programme throughout the EMEA region.

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