Daily Archives: October 1, 2015
In the African Hotel Report 2015, released today at the African Hotel Investment Forum in Addis Ababa, Hotel Partners Africa today identified the top ten opportunities for investors keen to development hotels in Africa.
According to a new report by Allied Market Research titled, “World Enzymes Market -Opportunity and Forecast, 2014-2020″, world enzymes market is expected to register a CAGR of 7.8% during 2015-2020. The household care segment holds about 1/3rd of the overall market share in 2014, due to large consumption of varied enzymes in detergents industry.
The African property development industry is rich in new developments, pressured successes and epic challenges. Lessons can be learnt by examining these projects, their strengths and weaknesses, their management strategies, and the reasons for their success or failure.
OMICS International is glad to welcome all the interested participants to its 4th International Conference on Blood Malignancies and Treatment during April 18-20, 2016 at Dubai, UAE. The conference will be organized around the theme “Conquering blood cancer with contemporary precision therapeutics and restorative approaches”. Blood Malignancies 2016 welcomes the haematologists, immunologists, pathologists, oncologists, research scholars, industrial professionals and student delegates from biomedical and healthcare sectors to be a part of it.
Falling Oil Prices Govern Economic Outlook of Emerging Middle Eastern and African Countries, Finds Frost & Sullivan
While the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, UAE and Egypt can ride the drop in oil prices, growth prospects of Algeria and Nigeria will be severely compromised
DHL Express facilite la croissance des PME en Afrique subsaharienne et leur donne les moyens d’être connectées au niveau mondial
Hennie Heymans, Directeur général de DHL Express SSA a déclaré que, l’Afrique Subsaharienne continue d’être un marché en croissance, qui permettra d’accroître les activités des entreprises sur le continent. Il ajoute que les prévisions du PIB concernant la région de l’Afrique Subsaharienne étant stables (4,6 % en 2016 et 5% en 2017(1), associées à un essor du secteur du commerce en ligne, créeront des opportunités importantes pour les PME qui proposeront des services innovants aux clients férus de commerce en ligne.
Hennie Heymans, Managing Director for DHL Express SSA, says that as Sub Saharan Africa continues to emerge as a growth market, so will the continent’s attractiveness for business expansion. He adds that the stable GDP forecasts for the Sub Saharan Africa region (4.6% in 2016 and 5% 2017(1), coupled with a booming e-commerce sector will create significant opportunities for innovative SMEs to service online-savvy customers.
A team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Hervé Joly, visited Tanzania from September 17–30, 2015. The mission initiated the third review under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) program that was approved on July 16, 2014.  It overlapped with a team from the IMF Fiscal Affairs Department that was conducting a fiscal transparency evaluation. The mission met with Hon. Saada Mkuya Salum, Minister of Finance, Professor Benno Ndulu, Governor of the Bank of Tanzania, and other senior government officials.
On September 21, 2015, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Ethiopia.
On May 11, 2015, the Executive Board approved a 7-month extension of the SBA to December 31, 2015 to provide time for the Tunisian authorities to implement the policy measures needed to deliver forward-looking commitments – notably on the banking and fiscal reforms- which will help reduce vulnerabilities and spur higher and inclusive growth.
In completing the sixth review, the Executive Board approved the authorities’ requests to re-phase purchases under the arrangement.
APPEL A PROJETS « PRODUCTION INDEPENDANTE D’ELECTRICITE A PARTIR DE L’ENERGIE SOLAIRE RACCORDEE AU RESEAU »
1. Contexte de l’Appel à Projets
Dans la perspective de l’accès à l’énergie durable à l’ensemble des huit (08) Etats membres (Bénin, Burkina Faso, Côte d’Ivoire, Guinée Bissau, Mali, Niger, Sénégal et Togo) de l’Union Economique et Monétaire Ouest Africaine (UEMOA) d’ici 2030, la Commission de l’UEMOA a mis en place en 2009, l’Initiative régionale pour l’énergie durable (IRED) avec deux objectifs principaux à savoir :
AFRICA SME CHAMPIONS FORUM, NOVEMBER 17TH–18TH, 2015, NAIROBI- KENYA, SAFARI PARK HOTEL
European Commissioner for Environment, Maritime Affairs and Fisheries, Karmenu Vella, said:“Today’s decisions demonstrate the extraordinary po tential of the EU market to bring important players on board in the fight against IUU. Both Ghana and Papua New Guinea have taken ownership of their fisheries reforms and now have robust legal and policy frameworks in place to fight IUU fishing activities”.
Beyonic, a Global Mobile Money Aggregator, Announces Partnership with Mobile Accord to Expand Further into Africa
Partnership will bring mobile payment services to 25 additional countries