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Airbus selects 10 African technology startups for Bizlab programme | Leadership | African - African Business Chief

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:50
Airbus selects 10 African technology startups for Bizlab programme | Leadership | African  African Business Chief

The France-based aerospace manufacturer, Airbus, has announced the selection of 10 African technology startups for its Airbus Bizlab #Africa4Future ...

Kenyan police arrest nine people after fatal attack in Nairobi - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:36
Kenyan police arrest nine people after fatal attack in Nairobi  Business Day

Nairobi — Kenyan detectives have arrested nine suspects in connection with a Somali militant attack on a Nairobi hotel and office complex that killed 21 people, ...

Airbus selects 10 African technology startups for Bizlab programme | Leadership | African - African Business Chief

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:23
Airbus selects 10 African technology startups for Bizlab programme | Leadership | African  African Business Chief

The France-based aerospace manufacturer, Airbus, has announced the selection of 10 African technology startups for its Airbus Bizlab #Africa4Future ...

Nigeria targets sub-100 ranking in doing business reforms - CNBCAfrica.com

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:17
Nigeria targets sub-100 ranking in doing business reforms  CNBCAfrica.com

The Federal Government of Nigeria says it plans to double its target this year by moving Nigeria's ranking to sub-100 in the 2020 World Bank doing business ...

Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions - Reuters

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 12:01
Deals of the day-Mergers and acquisitions  Reuters

The following bids, mergers, acquisitions and disposals were reported by 2100 GMT on Friday:

Khulubuse Zuma's assets set to be sold to recover money for miners' wages - SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:59
Khulubuse Zuma's assets set to be sold to recover money for miners' wages  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Trade union Solidarity has welcomed the sequestration of former Aurora director Khulubuse Zuma.

South African accountants allay AI fears - ITWeb

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:46
South African accountants allay AI fears  ITWeb

South African accounting professionals are closely watching how artificial intelligence (AI) will impact their profession. This as there are growing fears that some ...

Saudi Arabia plans oil refinery, petrochemicals plant in S.Africa - Business Standard

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:45
Saudi Arabia plans oil refinery, petrochemicals plant in S.Africa  Business Standard

PRETORIA (Reuters) - Saudi Arabia plans to build an oil refinery and a petrochemicals plant in South Africa as part of $10 billion of investments in the country, ...

The FT correspondent in SA is reporting on the UK as if it's an African country - and it's hilarious - Business Insider South Africa

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:40
The FT correspondent in SA is reporting on the UK as if it's an African country - and it's hilarious  Business Insider South Africa

The thread comes amid continuous frustration on the continent about the way it is portrayed in the media.

Khulubuse Zuma's assets set to be sold to recover money for miners' wages - TimesLIVE

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:22
Khulubuse Zuma's assets set to be sold to recover money for miners' wages  TimesLIVE

Trade union Solidarity has welcomed the sequestration of former Aurora director Khulubuse Zuma.

Mantashe's titanium survey unheard of in SA – Xolobeni residents - IOL

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 11:00
Mantashe's titanium survey unheard of in SA – Xolobeni residents  IOL

Xolobeni residents on the Wild Coast lambaste Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe's plan to conduct a survey on whether the titanium mining.

Glencore installs senior executives to run Congo unit - Financial Times

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:51
Glencore installs senior executives to run Congo unit  Financial Times

Glencore has moved to strengthen control over its copper and cobalt subsidiary in the Democratic Republic of Congo by installing two senior executives to run ...

Helios Towers buys stake in SA Towers to build 500 cellphone masts - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:45
Helios Towers buys stake in SA Towers to build 500 cellphone masts  Business Day

London-based Helios Towers has bought a majority stake in SA Towers, a network infrastructure company, with plans to build at least 500 urban cellphone ...

Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations- Collymore - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:43
Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations- Collymore  Business Daily

Kenya's biggest telecoms operator, Safaricom, notched up one million users for its new overdraft feature on the M-Pesa platform in just eight days.

Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations- Collymore - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:43
Kenya's Safaricom's overdraft service exceeds expectations- Collymore  Business Daily

Kenya's biggest telecoms operator, Safaricom, notched up one million users for its new overdraft feature on the M-Pesa platform in just eight days.

Streamlining puts Dufry 'closer to the market' - TRBusiness

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:32
Streamlining puts Dufry 'closer to the market'  TRBusiness

Dufry CEO Julián Díaz has stressed the global duty free giant will become more agile and reactive to customers' needs in the future as it today announced a ...

AU urges DRC to delay releasing final election results, noting ‘serious doubts’ - Business Day

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:32
AU urges DRC to delay releasing final election results, noting ‘serious doubts’  Business Day

Addis Ababa/Kinshasa - The African Union (AU) on Thursday called on Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) to suspend the release of the final results of its ...

Gardening Brighten a Home With this Flower - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:31
Gardening Brighten a Home With this Flower  Business Daily

When it comes to home décor, there is no doubt that green is an amazing colour. Aside from its natural vibrancy, green is supremely versatile and it has a ...

Brighten a Home With this Flower - Business Daily

Fri, 01/18/2019 - 10:31
Brighten a Home With this Flower  Business Daily

When it comes to home décor, there is no doubt that green is an amazing colour. Aside from its natural vibrancy, green is supremely versatile and it has a ...