News
[Zambia] Standard Chartered Named Best Bank
12-19-2014 | 17:01:43
Standard Chartered Bank has been named 'Best Bank in Zambia' by three awarding bodies


[Zambia] Eib Gives Madison Finance K33 Million
12-19-2014 | 15:32:19
THE European Investment Bank (EIB) has provided K33.75 million to Madison Finance Company Limited (Mfinance) for the growth of the micro and small business enterprises across the country.


MTN Nigeria awards scholarships
12-19-2014 | 14:57:59
MTN Nigeria through its Foundation has offered scholarships to 167 blind Nigerians to pursue their career of choice at various institutions of higher learning in Nigeria.


USTDA Awards Grants For Two Power Africa Projects
12-19-2014 | 13:27:17
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded two grants to support the development of hydropower in Tanzania and Rwanda. These activities build upon USTDA’s long history of connecting U.S. industry to priority clean energy projects in sub-Saharan Africa. They also support the goals of Power Africa, a U.S. government-led initiative to increase electricity access across the continent.


ECA head praises Rwanda for “sailing through stormy weather” to attain transformation
12-19-2014 | 13:12:37
The Executive Secretary of the Economic Commission for Africa has said that countries that show resilience in transforming their economies cannot wait for “favourable winds”.


 
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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