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For the African Development Bank (AfDB), transforming Africa’s economies entails diversifying and expanding the sources of economic growth and opportunity in a manner that promotes greater productivity for sustained and inclusive economic development.
By Simon Tesfamariam
Tunisia is the Guest of Honor in 2013
Valuable conference program
Although nuclear power stations have been phased out in many parts of the world due to safety concerns following Japan’s Fukushima disaster, the debate about nuclear power as an alternative to coal-fired power is heating up in South Africa.
DOHA, Qatar, December 6, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ – A cross section of experts and policymakers attending the ongoing Doha climate talks has agreed that substantial investments in climate services for Africa’s development would serve the interests of users and stakeholders beyond the continent.
The 4th annual IT Leaders Africa Summit will be held in South Africa’s city of gold, Johannesburg from 13 to 14 March 2013. The summit is hosted and produced by international business-to-business conferencing company, Kinetic Events. The IT Leaders Summit series is hosted in strategic locations all over the world including Johannesburg, Dubai, Ghana, Cape Town and Nairobi. The series hosts over 150 CIOs and senior IT executives representing leading companies from the respective regions.
The World Bank has agreed to give $70 million to Jordan to help finance a $600 million project to create a solar power plant with a total generation capacity of 100 megawatts, according to reports emanating from the region.
By Rabecca Chimjeka
by Amat JENG
LONDON, June, 2012 /PRNewswire/ —
Leading figures from Africa’s financial services industry, including those from the African Development Bank (AfDB) believe remittances can play a crucial role in fostering social development and increasing financial stability in developing countries.