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AFRICA ATTRACTIVENESS: CONTINENT’S SHARE OF GLOBAL FDI INCREASES

Africa’s share of global foreign direct investment (FDI) has grown over the past five years highlighting the growing interest from foreign investors, according to Ernst & Young’s third Africa Attractiveness Survey , released yesterday. read more

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Africa Attractiveness Survey: Africa’s Share of Global FDI Increases Over the Last Five Years

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, May 6, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/
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Mahindra Comviva Evolves the Mobile Music Ecosystem in Africa

The company has become one of the largest music aggregators in the African continent
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PMI appoints Jim Askew as Chairman and Non-Executive Director

PMI Gold Corporation (TSX:PMV) (ASX:PVM) is pleased to announce the appointment of James (Jim) Askew as Chairman and Non-Executive Director. read more

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Regional Manager Gulf, Google: “Mobile search is becoming increasingly crucial”

Mohamad Mourad, Regional Manager Gulf, Google is delivering a keynote of the opening day of the Broadband MEA conference, taking place on the 19th-20th March 2013 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai, UAE. Ahead of the show we speak to him about his role and what opportunities he sees for Google in the region. read more

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Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) 2013 finalists

Edited by Thandisizwe Mgudlwa and Contributed by Design Indaba
Here they are! The Most Beautiful Object in South Africa finalists for 2013. Who will get your vote?
It’s our great pleasure to present the much-anticipated Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) 2013 finalists.

Featuring a diverse selection of objects, the MBOISA finalists were nominated by a mix of design journalists and cultural commentators in South Africa. read more

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Exclusive interview with Michael Canfield, Founder & Chairman JITLA inc

Michael Canfield is the inventor of the JITLA technology, visionary and inspiration behind JITLA. He is the original founder and author of the book, JITLA, The Promise Fulfilled. He served in the United States Air Force for 4 years and was awarded a Bronze Star for Valor during the occupation in Vietnam. He received his law degree from La Salle University in 1971. read more

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Google’s search for wisdom

KAMPALA January 2013 – As the internet becomes readily available and continues to play an integral role in our everyday life, Google is seeking to make search hassle free by giving the web a more personal touch. read more

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Burj Al Arab, Dubai – Officially Rated a Seven Stars Hotel

The Seven Star team’s most recent travel agenda included a review of the “world’s most luxurious hotel,” Burj Al Arab. The Seven Stars team presented the Seven Stars Award in December 2012 after an review of Dubai’s most iconic building to the management and staff of Burj Al Arab. “The level of service we experienced during our stay at Burj Al Arab was what one would expect from a true Seven Stars hotel,” said Mr. Buehrmann, President of Seven Stars and Stripes.


(PR.com) www.sevenstarsandstripes.com/magazine.asp 

Burj Al Arab, Dubai, UAE Received the Seven Stars and Stripes Award read more

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Reinvent your style with Afrique-Chic!

With a new year starts a new season for spring styles. It’s time to clean house and prepare for a new you. Make a resolution to start by renovating your style with Afrique-Chic fashions.
The term Afrique-Chic defines the chic ethnic creations by today’s trend-setting Afro-centric Fashion Designers and beauty artists. The colorful patterns connect art and beauty with vitality and spirituality. Glam and glow …with flattering, floral and bright summer dresses. Colorful fashions are vital for perking up your confidence and self esteem. The Houston, Texas based fashion house, TeKay Designs diligently creates Afrique-Chic fashions from a diversity of African cultures and traditions. TeKay creates custom and ready-made ethnic fashions for various occasions including casual, semi-formal, evening gowns, and party dresses to help you reinvent yourself and look good any time, anywhere. read more

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Texas Trust Credit Union Earns Ranking as Top Credit Union Residential Mortgage Lender in North Texas

Texas Trust Credit Union has surpassed all other credit unions in the Dallas-Fort Worth market to become the 16th largest residential mortgage lender. The annual ranking is compiled by the Dallas Business Journal, north Texas’ leading business publication. Texas Trust completed 471 mortgages worth $40.24 million in 2011, a two percent increase over 2010.

 

Mansfield, TX –(PR.com)– For residential mortgages, Texas Trust Credit Union is now the top credit union in North Texas, according to the latest annual rankings by the Dallas Business Journal.

Texas Trust ranked 16th overall in the yearly compilation, which was based on 2011 full-year mortgage lending figures. Only one other credit union finished in the top 25, but ranked lower than Texas Trust. read more

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SolarReserve Leads Renewable Energy Companies at 2012 Platts Global Energy Awards

Innovative energy storage technology and corporate stewardship lead way for finalist nominations in four categories and awards for SolarReserve and its CEO read more

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David Disiere Southlake Aviation Awarded $32-Million Damages in Congo Gold Smuggling Case

 

DALLAS, Sept. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — In a civil trial that sounded like a real life James Bond spy novel, a Dallas County Jury awarded Southlake Aviation, owned by Dallas business executive David Disiere, $32.4 million in damages against Houston based oil company, CAMAC International, its subsidiary CAMAC Aviation, and Mickey Lawal CAMAC’s Vice President of African Operations. read more

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Qatar Airways Introduces World Renowned Chefs To Award-Winning Five Star Service

 

DOHA, Qatar, Sept. 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Qatar Airways yesterday officially introduced an incredible line-up of globally renowned chefs to their unrivalled 5-star service, with the award-winning Chef Ramzi Choueiri, Chef Vineet Bhatia, Chef Tom Aikens and Chef Nobu Matsuhisa inspiring an entirely new inflight dining experience. read more

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