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The projected extinction of wild coffee species could be damaging for Ethiopia’s economy - Ventures Africa

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:50
The projected extinction of wild coffee species could be damaging for Ethiopia’s economy  Ventures Africa

According to the research, the number of locations where Arabica coffee grows in Ethiopia could reduce by as much as 85 percent by 2080.

Faf du Plessis says Pakistan ODI team stronger than South Africa - Business Recorder

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:49
Faf du Plessis says Pakistan ODI team stronger than South Africa  Business Recorder

South Africa cricket captain Faf du Plessis, has stated that Pakistan is much stronger limited over team as compared to his side, as the two teams are set to.

Cotton Spun By Hand is Back in Vogue - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:41
Cotton Spun By Hand is Back in Vogue  Business Daily

Organic hand-spun cotton is a fabric that will shape style trends this year. Rakhee Shah, a fashion director at Maisha Concepts in Nairobi says her 2019 ...

Saudi Arabia in talks to build refinery, petrochemicals plant in South Africa - Arab News

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:02
Saudi Arabia in talks to build refinery, petrochemicals plant in South Africa  Arab News

PRETORIA: Saudi Arabia plans to build an oil refinery and petrochemicals plant in South Africa as part of $10 billion of investments in the country, Saudi Energy ...

SA has good policies but lacks implementation - trade and industry official - IOL

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 15:00
SA has good policies but lacks implementation - trade and industry official  IOL

An official at the department of trade and industry believes that the economy needed to grow at a faster pace.

South African Tourism Minister to visit India from Jan 23 - Business Standard

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:55
South African Tourism Minister to visit India from Jan 23  Business Standard

Read more about South African Tourism Minister to visit India from Jan 23 on Business Standard. Eyeing enhancement of tourism trade with India, South Africa's ...

SA will get a glimpse of the only total lunar eclipse of 2019 - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:39
SA will get a glimpse of the only total lunar eclipse of 2019  Business Day

South Africans might get to see the event, which will coincide with a Super Moon, if they get up high enough.

'Find something unique about yourself and build that' - BBC News

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:37
'Find something unique about yourself and build that'  BBC News

South African street artist and graphic designer Karabo Poppy Moletsane tells the BBC how she's been able to stand out from the crowd.

Ways to speed up your digital business transformation - IT News Africa

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:34
Ways to speed up your digital business transformation  IT News Africa

Eighty-seven percent of senior business leaders say digitalisation is a company priority and 79% of corporate strategists say it is reinventing their business —

Top Vinyl 70s Hits Go Digital - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:17
Top Vinyl 70s Hits Go Digital  Business Daily

The first phase contains 10 albums that have previously not been available since their original release dates, in some cases up to 40 years ago.

MINING | A big, green mining machine | Mining - The Africa Report

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:15
MINING | A big, green mining machine | Mining  The Africa Report

In a decade Morocco's OCP Group, the formerly state-owned phosphate-mining firm, has become the kingdom's behemoth. It is spending big on research, and ...

Telcos fight for ex-CJ Mutunga’s home internet account - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 14:14
Telcos fight for ex-CJ Mutunga’s home internet account  Business Daily

Local telecommunications firms are eager to secure a position as the home internet provider for ex-Chief Justice Willy Mutunga. Mr Mutunga lodged a complaint ...

Govt seeks to improve how it communicates with the public - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:59
Govt seeks to improve how it communicates with the public  Business Daily

Govt appoints team tasked with improving government's communication functions.

Team to review how State communicates with public - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:58
Team to review how State communicates with public  Business Daily

Govt appoints team tasked with improving government's communication functions.

Emirates wins three awards at the 2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards | Leadership | African Business Chief - African Business Chief

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:57
Emirates wins three awards at the 2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards | Leadership | African Business Chief  African Business Chief

The Dubai-based airline, Emirates, has been granted three titles at the 2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards. The awards offered wins for 23 different ...

AfDB approves additional $2 billion funding for infrastructure projects in East Africa - Ventures Africa

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:49
AfDB approves additional $2 billion funding for infrastructure projects in East Africa  Ventures Africa

The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the African Development Fund (ADF) have approved two billion U.S. dollars to fund infrastructure projects in the East ...

Khulubuse Zuma provisionally sequestrated by high court - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:21
Khulubuse Zuma provisionally sequestrated by high court  Business Day

Controversial businessman and former president Jacob Zuma's nephew, Khulubuse Zuma, has been provisionally sequestrated after failing to pay the ...

Africa’s children, by the numbers - Financial Mail

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:03
Africa’s children, by the numbers  Financial Mail

Africa's child population is expected to reach 1-billion by 2055 — the largest child population of all continents.

Emirates tops the 2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards - IOL

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:00
Emirates tops the 2018 Business Traveller Africa Awards  IOL

Superior product and *service* offerings steer the airline to multiple awards and the biggest winner status.

Roads Agency Limpopo accepts CEO's resignation - IOL

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 13:00
Roads Agency Limpopo accepts CEO's resignation  IOL

Provincial road infrastructure delivery parastatal Roads Agency Limpopo said on Friday it had accepted the resignation of CEO Maselaganye Matji.