Daily Archives: May 13, 2014

IMF Concludes Mission to Uganda on the Second Review of the Policy Support Instrument

KAMPALA, Uganda, May 13, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) visited Kampala during the past two weeks to conduct the second review of Uganda’s economic program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI). The mission met with Ms. Maria Kiwanuka, Minister of Finance, Planning and Economic Development; Mr. Keith Muhakanizi, Permanent Secretary/Secretary of Treasury, Mr. Louis Kasekende, Acting Governor of the Bank of Uganda (BoU); as well as with other senior government officials and representatives from Parliament, and the international, business, and financial communities.
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IMF: Ghana has experienced strong and broadly inclusive growth over the past two decades, and its medium-term prospects are supported by rising energy production

IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Ghana read more

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What are the key problems which big data creates for an enterprise?

Spokesperson: Allen Mitchell, Senior Technical Account Manager, MENA at CommVault Systems read more

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Syntell Sustainability Forum 2014

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Middle East OEMS & IMS Excellence Forum

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7th Annual China Industrial Real Estate Summit 2014

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African manufacturers are taking advantage of international interest

As international focus shifts to Africa as a growing global player, the continent’s manufacturers are ready to take advantage of the growing interest at Source Africa, the Textile, Apparel and Footwear trade event taking place in Cape Town from 18 – 20 June 2014. read more

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Official Global Trade Development Week Summit EMEA

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Kenya should embrace partnerships to drive ICT growth

Kenya’s vibrant ICT sector can achieve much faster growth if players adopt closer partnerships that are critical in offering start-ups a launching pad, a new report says. read more

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LG launches Earphones that track heart rate

Technology giant LG Electronics has made its first foray into the fitness technology market with earphones that measure the heart rate. read more

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Safaricom in record $260 million profitability

Trendsetting Kenyan telecoms operator Safaricom has cemented its position as the biggest company in East and Central Africa after recording a 31 per cent surge in profitability. read more

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S.T.C. SERVIZIO TRASPORTI COMBINATI S.P.A. presents the new Groupage transportation service to and from Libya

S.T.C. SERVIZIO TRASPORTI COMBINATI S.P.A. read more

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Une unité d’exploitation de Tigo vient d’être créée pour développer des services de communication par fibre optique et par câble

Diego Gutierrez, directeur général de Tigo read more

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SME Survey 2014: Cloud uptake amongst SMEs is ‘slow and steady’

Johannesburg, 13 May 2014: Although cloud uptake by small and medium enterprises (SMEs) remains reasonably slow, the growth in usage is not only steady, but is, in fact, almost exactly as predicted by SME Survey 2012. read more

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