News
Nestlé Ghana commits to a sustainable cocoa supply chain through the Nestlé Cocoa Plan
12-17-2014 | 14:00:00
On 11 December, Nestlé Ghana officially launched the Nestlé Cocoa Plan in the country. This is part of the company’s global efforts to support the lives of cocoa farmers and increase the quality of their crops.


Mango becomes first low-cost airline globally to join IATA Carbon Offset Programme
12-17-2014 | 13:51:00
Low-cost airline Mango has become the first non-IATA (International Air Transportation Association) member airline to join the IATA Carbon Offset Programme. The Mango voluntary offset programme launches today with a flat-rate Green Fee of R 6 (six Rand) available as offset option against any flight booked on the airline’s network.


[Ghana] MTN is the best ICT Company
12-17-2014 | 13:06:07
MTN Ghana, the leading telecommunications company in Ghana, has been adjudged the best Information Communication Technology Company of the Year.


USTDA Partners With Electricity Distribution Companies In Nigeria
12-17-2014 | 13:04:25
This week, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency signed memoranda of cooperation with the Eko and Ikeja Electricity Distribution Companies, who together serve nearly one million customers in the Lagos metropolitan area. The agreements formalize the Agency’s partnership with the recently privatized Distribution Companies, both of which previously participated in a USTDA-sponsored reverse trade mission that introduced them to U.S. technologies to help reduce electricity losses on their grids.


[South Africa] Coal of Africa Ltd updates on Mooiplaats disposal
12-17-2014 | 12:57:06
Coal of Africa Ltd announced on Nov. 06 that Blackspear Capital (Blackspear), a subsidiary of Blackspear Holdings Proprietary Ltd, had agreed terms with a financial and operational partner to fund Blackspear’s acquisition of the Mooiplaats Colliery.


 
Features
Wanted: Headhunters in Africa
12-12-2014 | 15:00:00
Africa is rising! Our members at Africa Business Communities recognize the growth, but also say that it is difficult to find the right high-level candidates to match the rise.


[Africa CEO Forum] What is your vision on the development of the Nigerian economy in 2015?
12-10-2014 | 14:28:00
On a regular basis we consult African CEO's about their views on business. Today's question: What is your vision on the development of the Nigerian economy in 2015?


Simon Dornoo: “GCB, most profitable bank in Ghana for two years in a row”
12-02-2014 | 20:45:00
Mr. Simon Dornoo, Managing Director, GCB Bank, was very pleased to say: ”Investors in African capital markets across the world acknowledge our transformation programme and have voted GCB the best performing banking stock in Africa in 2010 and 2013, and this bodes well for our future...”


[BLOG] Why Fast Food Brands In Africa Need To Consider Franchising
10-07-2014 | 11:37:00
By:Goodman AMC When most people think of a franchise, the first names that are mentioned have to do fast foods. Food related franchises are certainly ...


[Blog] Rens Plandsoen - Have you heard about Destiny?
09-30-2014 | 12:15:00
Most likely: you haven’t. In case you do know this new game, you’re prone to have boys aged 13 to 16 years old.   Destiny is a traditional first-person ...


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