Daily Archives: February 23, 2015

Banking the unbanked is not the final word on financial inclusion in Africa

By accepting ‘unbanked’ as a defining measure for financial inclusion, financial services institutions could find offering products to lower income groups due to the lack of physical banking infrastructure challenging. Hollard, which has a footprint in highly ‘unbanked’ Africa and Asia views the market in a slightly different way. read more

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Secure Your Future Week ties up business, investment and financial future in one

Thebe Reed Exhibitions continues to innovate in the exhibition space, with the announcement of a new event encompassing all aspects of earning wealth, building wealth and creating a secure lifestyle, under the banner ‘Secure Your Future Week’. read more

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IMF Morocco

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

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Agribusiness companies destroying vital rainforest habitat of Chimpanzees and other great apes

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, February 23, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Endangered great ape species are having their rainforest habitat destroyed and threatened by the expansion of agribusiness projects in central Africa according to new evidence from Greenpeace Africa. read more

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Des entreprises d’agroalimentaire détruisent les forêts tropicales et les habitats de chimpanzés et d’autres grands singes

JOHANNESBURG, Afrique du Sud, 23 février 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ Les habitats des espèces menacées de grands singes sont détruits et menacés par l’expansion de projets agro-industriels en Afrique centrale, selon les nouvelles données de Greenpeace Afrique. read more

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SME Survey 2015: SME use of IT maturing

Johannesburg, 23 February 2015: At a time when technology tools ranging from email to social media are becoming more complex rather than simpler, many small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are struggling to cope with the rapid pace of change. read more

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