A recap of the year 2017 indicates that businesses in Africa were positively influenced by technology. Whether it was a startup, an acquisition, or even an expansion, some of the business dynamics that played a part involved the use of technology. It was particularly common, especially where the market assessment and data analysis was crucial in estimating the amount of money to invest.
Based on available data for Africa, growth in 2017 is estimated at 8%
New ITFC Agreement of US$210 Million for key sectors to support economic growth and job creation in The Gambia
Tanzania: The region’s largest construction conference & exhibition returns on the 16th-17th March 2018
Dar Construction Expo is the region’s largest construction, engineering and design conference and exhibition. In 2017 it attracted over 3,200 visitors, more than 100+ businesses exhibited and many major house builders and contractors attended. For this year 2018, the expo and conference will take place in three major Regions in Tanzania, starting with Arusha in March, then Dar es Salaam in August while the grand finale for EAC will be in Dodoma, the capital city of Tanzania.
South Africa has a highly favourable tax environment for investors but a good awareness of the legislation is required in order to make the Tax Act work for you. Always do your research to ensure you’re getting the full advantage of the provisions made in the Act and consult a tax practitioner for major decisions and tax opinions.
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South Africa: The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) invites Black Industrialists to apply for participation in the Trade Mission to Mozambique that will take place from 5-9 March 2018.
The mission to Mozambique is part of the implementation of the Black Industrialists Programme. The programme is aimed at promoting industrialisation, sustainable economic growth and transformation through the financial and non-financial support of black-owned entities in the manufacturing sector. The BIP is anchored on three fundamental pillars, namely access to capital, access to markets and non-financial support.
According to Market Watch, a staggering 40 million Americans are still working to pay off their college educations. Even students who didn’t end up graduation, or who were able to qualify for and obtain partial funding for their degrees, are still frequently forced to take out loans to balance the costs of college.
Kenya Airways becomes the first airline to offer a non-stop flight between East Africa and the United States of America
The role of off-grid and mini-grid in rural electrification in Africa, will be a key discussion session during the 10th Africa Energy Indaba Conference on 20-21st February 2018 at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg, South Africa, supporting the immense growth potential of solar.
South Africa: Powering up a continent at POWER-GEN, DistribuTECH Africa 2018 (conference, exhibition)
POWER-GEN and DistribuTECH Africa 2018 (conference, exhibition) will be staged at the Sandton Convention Centre from 17 – 19 July 2018 (Johannesburg, South Africa). Themed ‘Powering up a continent’, this annual event brings together up to 3,000 key industry stakeholders from across Africa and abroad for three days of high-level debate and analysis.