Daily Archives: December 12, 2017

Africa to Take Centre Stage at DISCOP Dubai 2018

The recent success of DISCOP Johannesburg highlighted the growing international interest in content “made in Africa.” This interest reflects recent research such as the latest IDATE report that shows growth in the in the MEA (Middle East / Africa ) TV market is being driven largely by sub-Saharan Africa, which it says will be the world’s fastest-growing TV market over the next five years. read more

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African Energy Indaba celebrates its 10th edition in 2018

The African Energy Indaba (AEI) celebrates its 10th edition on 20-21 February, 2018 at the Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa. This flagship annual event on the African business calendar correlates with the growth in African energy on the continent, as the AEI is well-renowned for its focus in exploring and expanding on solutions for the energy future of Africa. read more

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Digital Currency; the new Investment Solution to Start Ups in Africa

 The digital currency market is the biggest thing in recent times but seems to be a business reserved for the giant economies of the world. The market value of a bitcoin is well above what most countries; especially those in the global south can participate. read more

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Transparency is key to corruption-free infrastructure

By Peter Eigen, founder of Transparency International read more

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Department for International Development Ghana Country Director’s speech at the launch of Ghana’s Business Regulation Reform Strategy

Department for International Development Ghana Country Director’s speech at the launch of Ghana’s Business Regulation Reform Strategy: read more

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The European Investment Bank and Banque Misr provide EUR 250 million to finance small and medium-sized enterprises in Egypt

The European Investment Bank (EIB)signed a financing agreement of EUR 250 million with Banque Misr to finance investments by small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and midcaps in the manufacturing and services sectors to improve their competitiveness in Egypt. The financing agreement is expected to sustain thousands of jobs in Egyptian enterprises. read more

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Take a look at West Africa now: Atlas shows dynamic new landscape changes

Interactive training workshop enables six more West African countries to have key data on land use and land cover impact read more

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