Daily Archives: October 24, 2017

An Analysis of the 2017 Kenyan Election and its Potential Impact on Growth and Investor Confidence

The Importance of the Kenyan Elections for Kenya and East Africa read more

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Africa earned US$ 35 billion in international tourism receipts in 2016

Tourists on game drive taking picture of elephants: By Sergey Novikov read more

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Green approach to closing Africa’s huge infrastructure gap has immense benefits, says ECA’s Mofor

Following a green approach to closing Africa’s huge infrastructure gap can create public and private value with co-benefits across a diverse range of stakeholders and goals, says Linus Mofor, Senior Environmental Affairs Officer for Energy, Infrastructure and Climate Change at the ECA’s African Climate Policy Centre (ACPC). read more

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Gaming Africa launches on a wave of confidence

The opening day of the inaugural Gaming Africa conference by Clarion Gaming read more

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London Stock Exchange Group looks into new ways to support Egyptian economy

On 22 October 2017, a delegation from the London Stock Exchange Group arrived in Cairo for a two day visit to support EGX’s development and connect Egyptian Government and companies to London markets – one of the world’s most powerful source of international investor capital. read more

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A.M. Best Benchmarking Analysis Highlights Strength of Global Reinsurance Market

An A.M. Best analysis of the global reinsurance industry under the rating agency’s updated Best’s Credit Rating Methodology (BCRM) and its new building block approach revealed that approximately two-thirds of the rated population have the strongest category of balance sheet strength, and that no companies in the entire population fell below the strong category. read more

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UNHCR warns of worsening displacement in Democratic Republic of the Congo

This is a summary of what was said by UNHCR spokesperson Adrian Edwards – to whom quoted text may be attributed – at today’s press briefing at the Palais des Nations in Geneva: read more

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U.S. Embassy Supports Job Fairs Throughout Egypt

The U.S. Embassy is pleased to announce the launch of “Shaghlna,” a new series of job fairs for job-seekers across the country that builds on the success of employment fairs held over the past three years in Cairo. read more

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Teradata Unveils Powerful Analytics Platform

New platform enables analytic users throughout the organization to use their preferred analytic environment  read more

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Pension systems at risk of creating inter-generational equity issues

The Melbourne Mercer Global Pension Index shows that South Africa needs to deal with issues of coverage, mandatory contributions and increased preservation to improve its pension system read more

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ASEAN region steps up bilateral trade and investment with SA

South East Asian investors, manufacturers to visit SA to forge new business ties read more

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Aid & Development Africa Summit Brings Technology to Close Healthcare Access Gap

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