Etihad-backed Air Seychelles applauds UAE visa waiver
07-28-2015 | 14:01:08
Air Seychelles has welcomed the introduction of a visa waiver for Seychellois passport holders travelling to the UAE, effective from last week.

IFC looks to expand telecommunications;invests in Africell
07-28-2015 | 13:34:50
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, today announced that it will invest $35 million in telecom operator, Africell, to support the expansion and upgrade of mobile networks in Gambia, the DRC, Sierra Leone and Uganda.

Scenic,luxury operator, unleashes its 2016 Africa program
07-28-2015 | 13:22:37
Scenic, the number one luxury travel operator to Africa, has launched its 2016 Africa program which includes the launch of a new extended itinerary and a number of new Enrich experiences and Freechoice activities

APR Energy Extends And Expands Contracts For 108 MW In Africa
07-28-2015 | 12:57:04
APR Energy plc, a provider of fast-track power solutions, has extended and expanded its interim power solution for Société Nationale d'Éléctricité du Sénégal (Senelec), Senegal’s national electric utility.

[Zimbabwe] Econet partners with Tengai on free advertising platform
07-28-2015 | 12:44:00
Zimbabwe online market Tengai has entered into a partnership with Econet Wireless Zimbabwe to provide an online classifieds platform which allows free browsing and free advertising, The Source reported.

Odimbite Odimbite: How Digital Marketing Causes Bleeding in Nigeria
07-28-2015 | 11:41:00
There are ways in which uncoordinated digital marketing causes hemorrhaging across business setups. Businesses and ventures especially in Nigeria are bleeding due to digital marketing activities arising from ineffective use of Social media platforms.

Harriman Oyofo: We’ve Never Had an Accident Yet
07-28-2015 | 11:28:00
Sure, but isn’t that what they all say? Can it be that you’re immune or that your competitors are plain unlucky; or maybe someone up there is unhappy with them, right?

Stallone-Obaraemi Samuel: Talent Challenges in Africa
07-28-2015 | 11:17:00
Top of mind I would say that the growth and expansion of the African Continent is inevitable. The challenge would be who will steer this expansion? Africans or expats? That brings us to the question of availability and retention of “African” talent.

Chioma Nnani: IP Theft is still Theft
07-23-2015 | 11:46:00
My career was launched because someone tried to steal from me. A thief, who actually faked a friendship with me from 2006, showed their hand in 2010. They started to claim that they wrote my work.

Interview: Denford Mutashu, Founder and President, Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers, Zimbabwe
07-23-2015 | 11:36:00
Denford Mutashu is Founder and President of The Confederation of Zimbabwe Retailers, Zimbabwe. His interview with Africa Business Communities: