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More companies in Africa are taking to the cloud - Business Day

3 hours 30 min ago

Business Day

More companies in Africa are taking to the cloud
Business Day
Companies in Kenya, South Africa and Nigeria are allocating more money to cloud computing to take further advantage of the benefits that come with it. Cloud computing has taken off dramatically across Africa's major markets. However, its benefits are ...

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Senegal adopts legislation to harmonise Africa business law - Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

13 hours 46 min ago

Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)

Senegal adopts legislation to harmonise Africa business law
Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)
11/2018 relating to the repression of offenses envisaged by the Uniform Acts that was adopted under the treaty on the harmonization of business law in Africa.Less publicized than the Bill for the sponsorship Bill of election candidates that was adopted ...

First-ever India-SA business summit later this month - Financial Express

13 hours 56 min ago

Financial Express

First-ever India-SA business summit later this month
Financial Express
In an effort to maximise the potential of the economic and commercial partnership and double the bilateral trade, the first-ever India-South Africa business summit will take place in Johannesburg on April 29 and 30. Commerce & industry minister Suresh ...

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Globacom, others identified as Africa's drivers of integration - Pulse Nigeria

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 23:05

Pulse Nigeria

Globacom, others identified as Africa's drivers of integration
Pulse Nigeria
In a report just released, the globally-acclaimed consulting firm, Boston Consulting Group (BCG), listed Globacom as one of the six African companies driving the amalgamation of economic activities within the continent. The others include Dangote Group ...
Group lists Globacom, UBA, Dangote, others as Africa integration pioneersPremium Times

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South Africa's Ramaphosa flies in to try and quell northern protests - Business Insider

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 18:03

Business Insider

South Africa's Ramaphosa flies in to try and quell northern protests
Business Insider
Ramaphosa decided to cut short his visit to the summit in London on Thursday. Calling for calm, he ordered police to exercise maximum restraint and urged those with grievances not to resort to violence. The president, a trade union leader turned ...
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Africa: Why Delivering Social and Economic Value Is Good for Business - AllAfrica.com

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 16:44

Africa: Why Delivering Social and Economic Value Is Good for Business
AllAfrica.com
The rise in ethical consumerism is impacting the companies and brands that we have all come to rely on. Business and ethics have never been more closely linked than they are today. Consumers and the next generation of workers demand better business ...

Africa Business Forum Returns to GSB May 12 - Business Wire (press release)

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:01

Business Wire (press release)

Africa Business Forum Returns to GSB May 12
Business Wire (press release)
Abiola Oke, CEO & Founder of OkayAfrica, one of the most prominent digital media platforms dedicated to African culture, music, and politics. Hakeem Belo-Osagie, former Chairman of Etisalat, Chairman of the Abuja Investment Company & former Chairman of ...

Africa Business Forum Returns to GSB May 12 - Business Wire (press release)

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 15:01

Business Wire (press release)

Africa Business Forum Returns to GSB May 12
Business Wire (press release)
The theme of this year's Forum, organized by the GSB student-led Africa Business Club (ABC) and supported by Stanford Seed, the Stanford Institute for Innovation in Developing Economies, is Connecting the Dots – Africa, the Market of the Present and ...

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Group lists Globacom, UBA, Dangote, others as Africa integration pioneers - Premium Times

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 14:59

Premium Times

Group lists Globacom, UBA, Dangote, others as Africa integration pioneers
Premium Times
Four Nigerian companies in four key sectors of the economy have been listed among firms pioneering Africa's integration in 18 countries in the continent. Telecommunications firm, Globacom, led the six African companies driving the amalgamation of ...

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WATCH: Amazon's Career Choice to be launched in South Africa - Independent Online

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 08:33

Independent Online

WATCH: Amazon's Career Choice to be launched in South Africa
Independent Online
DURBAN - Amazon is bringing their Career Choice programme to three other countries and South Africa is one of them. The international e-commerce and cloud computing company will also be implementing the programme in Costa Rica and Slovakia. Amazon's ...

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Cape Town is Africa's tourism beacon - Independent Online

Fri, 04/20/2018 - 05:32

Independent Online

Cape Town is Africa's tourism beacon
Independent Online
"This was formed about three years ago, housed in Wesgro but it's a real collaboration between Wesgro, the City of Cape Town, Cape Town Tourism, the provincial government and the private sector. We have actually over the last two years been able to ...

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Revising mandates of African central banks [Business Africa] - africanews

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:01

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Revising mandates of African central banks [Business Africa]
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In a recently launched book, Financer l'Afrique: Densifier les systems financiers locaux' (Financing Africa: Strengthening local financial systems) by Cédric Achille Mezui Mbeng, reference is made to the mandates of African central banks, where the ...

Champagne consumption in Gabon impacting the economy [Business Africa] - africanews

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:00

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Champagne consumption in Gabon impacting the economy [Business Africa]
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“The impact is direct, when we take into account the lives of the population and the fact that it is imported, and comes from abroad, all income, all expenditures that will be made in obtaining it will necessarily benefit the final producer who are ...

Mobile survey firm secures Sh350m for Africa expansion - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 19:30

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Mobile survey firm secures Sh350m for Africa expansion
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
A Kenyan consumer research firm, mSurvey, which conducts its studies over mobile phone, has raised $3.5 million (Sh350 million) in equity from a group of venture capital firms to fund its African expansion programme. The series A funding round was led ...
mSurvey Secures $3.5m To Scale Conversations Across AfricaForbes

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Business Leadership SA to engage on land expropriation issue - eNCA

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:56

eNCA

Business Leadership SA to engage on land expropriation issue
eNCA
JOHANNESBURG - Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) on Thursday said that it would be talking with political parties in a bid resolve the impasse between government and business following the adopting of a motion to amend section 25 of the ...

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Business Leadership SA to engage parties on land expropriation - Independent Online

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:46

Independent Online

Business Leadership SA to engage parties on land expropriation
Independent Online
JOHANNESBURG - Business Leadership South Africa (BLSA) on Thursday said that it would be talking with political parties in a bid resolve the impasse between government and business following the adopting of a motion to amend section 25 of the ...

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South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa - Commonwealth Business Forum Banquet - AllAfrica.com

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:15

Financial Times

South Africa: President Cyril Ramaphosa - Commonwealth Business Forum Banquet
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For I as the President of South Africa I am here to do good business deals to attract investment to South Africa and indeed to Africa our continent. Most Commonwealth countries have historical trade and investment ties, similar legal systems and forms ...
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South Africa must tame Zambia's 'brutal regime', opposition leader says - Business Insider

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:15

South Africa must tame Zambia's 'brutal regime', opposition leader says
Business Insider
By Joe Brock. JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Zambia's opposition leader Hakainde Hichelema accused President Edgar Lungu's government on Thursday of political killings, rights abuses and rampant corruption, calling on South Africa to intervene to restore ...

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Terry Unser appointed Executive Business Director at 1886 - Bizcommunity.com

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 09:57

Bizcommunity.com

Terry Unser appointed Executive Business Director at 1886
Bizcommunity.com
Terry Unser, previously Executive Business Director at FCB Africa affiliate, 1886, has rejoined the agency as Executive Director: Integrated Business. The position, a newly created one, underscores the importance of integration across all media ...

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Africa: Kagame - Africa Must Improve Business Environment to Benefit From Afcfta - AllAfrica.com

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 06:44

Africa: Kagame - Africa Must Improve Business Environment to Benefit From Afcfta
AllAfrica.com
President Paul Kagame has said that even with the recent signing of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), African leaders must work to improve the business environment for citizens to fully benefit from the trade deal. Kagame was yesterday ...

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