Daily Archives: September 15, 2017

ECA calls Uganda to make industrial policy more effective

Uganda’s average growth for the period 2011-2015 was 4.8 percent, lower than that of neighbouring Kenya (5.5 percent), Tanzania (6.9 percent) and Rwanda (7.0 percent) read more

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Africa’s economic giants face increasing competition from upcoming Kenya and Ethiopia

New Africa Risk-Reward Index provides investors with a synthesis of risks and opportunities across the African continent read more

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Societe Generale launches YUP, a new alternative to the traditional banking model in Africa

Deployed in Ivory Coast and Senegal, YUP already has more than 30,000 open wallets and nearly 600 agents read more

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Gabon: stop clamping down the opposition

The serious post-electoral crisis following the 2016 presidential elections in Gabon is fuelling instability, say MEPs. They condemn the pressure and intimidation of the opposition in the country as its role is fundamental in a democratic society. read more

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The DTI to lead SA companies to exhibit at the China mining congress and expo

The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) will lead a group of South African companies to the 17th Annual China Mining Congress and Expo that will be held at the Tianjin Meijiang Convention Centre in China from 23-25 September 2017. read more

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Remain compliant with Nigeria’s fast-moving regulatory environment: Automate your payroll

Magnus Nmonwu, Regional Director for Sage in West Africa
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The African View of Silicon Valley

What do Africans really think about the grandiose education projects, promoted by outsiders, that promise to transform their lives? In a special debate at this year’s eLearning Africa conference, we will find out. read more

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