Monthly Archives: July 2017
Dangote Cement (DangoteCement.com), Africa’s largest cement producer, has announced its unaudited results for the six months ended 30th June 2017, posting a 12.6 percent increase in sales volume across Africa.
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The founder of Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba, Jack Ma, during last week’s youth connect Africa summit in Kigali made known that he will be undertaking four projects to support African entrepreneurs, young people and efforts of conservation in Africa.
Ghana’s vision to increase its non-traditional export led to the development of the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) Strategy in 2016 after the US agreed to a renewal of AGOA over a ten year duration, from 2015 to 2025. In a validation workshop on AGOA Strategy, U.S. Ambassador to Ghana joined officials from the Ministry of Trade and Industry to identify best ways of rolling out the strategy. Also present at the event were producers, processors, and exporters – as the AGOA Strategy is heavily dependent on these sectors. At large, the strategy helps Ghanaian companies take advantage of AGOA, a trade preference provided by the U.S. government to African countries allowing duty-free access to certain goods.
The inaugural Africa Architecture Awards announces 20 shortlisted projects out of an unprecedented 307 entered projects situated in 32 African countries
While Nigeria’s economy and external sector have long been dominated by oil and petroleum, the country is currently seeking to tap into the extensive reserves of solid minerals such as gold, tin, coal and others
The special annual celebration highlights the importance that African animals and people play in the world and provide opportunities to protect and conserve the ever-growing endangered species of Africa.
To invest means to allocate money or a resource for a particular activity with the expectation of some benefit in the future. In other words, using money or resource to make more money or gain more resources. An opportunity on the other hand refers to the right time to take an action or pursue a course in view of getting the most maximum outcome. An investment opportunity is therefore the right time to allocate money or a resource so as to benefit from it in the future. Before one invests in a product or service, one must first know what and where to invest in. In other words, to be able to get returns in the future, one must invest in sectors that are thriving. In Ghana, these are “hot cake” areas that will be yielding the best returns for current investors:
International companies face more challenges than ever – particularly when looking to expand into the burgeoning markets of Africa.
TESVOLT’s online calculator tool determines the most cost-efficient storage solution for peak load capping
Commercial storage systems reduce electricity costs through load management
Youth entrepreneurship, access to funding and markets remain key challenges