Tag archive for ‘Africa Business’
By admin On Friday, March 2nd, 2018

African SMEs Set to Benefit from USD 74M Guarantee

The African Guarantee Fund for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (AGF) (www.AfricanGuaranteeFund.com) has today entered into a re- guarantee transaction of an amount of up to USD 74 million with GuarantCo (www.GuarantCo.com), More...

By admin On Saturday, February 4th, 2017

New Business Opportunities Through Government Tenders

African companies to bid for contracts around the world (By Doyeun Kim).  Public procurement is fast becoming big business in Africa. It accounts for almost a third of the gross domestic product (GDP) in poor More...

By admin On Tuesday, July 14th, 2015

African insurers must innovate to attract digital consumers

Clinton Brown -SSP Business Dev.Manager Insurers who are able to innovate when it comes to the design and delivery of products and services will not only be fostering greater loyalty amongst their consumers, but More...

By admin On Wednesday, October 1st, 2014

Africa’s Business Leaders urge for security of Investment ‘ Protect our Cash’

DUBAI, UAE: Africa’s new and exciting investment opportunities will only thrive if good governance and visionary leadership are adhered to, a senior global investment guru has said. Dubai Port (DP) World Chairman More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

SA Solution to Broadband Coverage

Broadband the challenge of Africa’s Internet connectivity.   CIOs and IT infrastructure experts are coming together on the 13-14 of August 2014, in Cape Town SA,  for the annual IT Infrastructure More...

By admin On Friday, December 27th, 2013

A vision of an integrated Africa

Dr. Mayaki, left, and Mr. Abdelaziz during the interview. — Maged Abdelaziz and Ibrahim Mayaki  Under-secretary-general Maged Abdelaziz, the special adviser to UN secretary-general and head of the Office of Special More...

By admin On Thursday, October 24th, 2013

The 20 most powerful Women in Africa

“You have to think fast in business. If someone asks – Are you sell ing your blouse? Sell it! You can always buy another one. The first day I opened my shop, I only had five bunches of roses. My first customer More...

By admin On Friday, June 28th, 2013

African youths and ICT: opportunities abound

By: Jonathan Kalan In a tiny sweltering tin-roofed shack inside one of Mogadishu’s bullet-riddled neighbourhoods, two brothers, Ali Hassan and Mustafa Yare, sit hunched over one of eight humming desktop computers. More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Afrexim Bank assets grew by 612%

Speaking at African Export Import Bank (Afreximbank) Annual Meeting in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, President of the Bank Jean-Louis Ekra noted that total asset of the bank rose by 612 per cent to 3.7 billion US dollars More...

By admin On Saturday, May 18th, 2013

Somalia at the Africa Jubilee Business Forum

Africa Diplomatic Corps, Foreign Common Wealth Office (FCO) and Common Wealth Business council (CBC) hosted the Africa Jubilee Business forum on the 13th of May in London’s Lancaster House. The forum which was More...