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African Nations Want to Do Business with NWA Companies - KNWA

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 00:11

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African Nations Want to Do Business with NWA Companies
KNWA
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (KNWA) -- The inaugural "Trade with Africa Business Summit" kicked off Thursday in Bentonville. Global leaders, trade experts and policy representatives of several African countries are in Northwest Arkansas to engage U.S. businesses ...

West Africa's regional exchange woos investors in London [Business Africa] - africanews

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 20:02

africanews

West Africa's regional exchange woos investors in London [Business Africa]
africanews
West Africa's regional exchange, Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières (BRVM), which links eight West African countries with a stable currency met with UK fund managers and market experts to outline investment opportunities at its “BRVM Investment ...

Kenya, Ghana submit papers on Africa free trade deal - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 15:44

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Kenya, Ghana submit papers on Africa free trade deal
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
Addis Ababa, Thursday. Kenya and Ghana Thursday handed over to the African Union Commission (AUC) the documents ratifying the continental free trade deal, becoming the first two countries to do so. The two countries' representatives handed the African ...

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Africa: Open For Business Offering a World of Opportunity - AllAfrica.com

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 14:40

Independent Online

Africa: Open For Business Offering a World of Opportunity
AllAfrica.com
"Tourism growth, and sharing the benefits of tourism, contribute to replacing poverty and despair with prosperity and hope. Africa's Travel Indaba is the ideal springboard for further growth." This was South African Tourism Minister, Derek Hanekom's ...
OPINION: Tourism's time in the spotlight at Africa's Travel Indaba 2018Independent Online

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OPINION: Tourism's time in the spotlight at Africa's Travel Indaba 2018 - Independent Online

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 13:03

Independent Online

OPINION: Tourism's time in the spotlight at Africa's Travel Indaba 2018
Independent Online
DURBAN - Africa's Travel Indaba 2018 will have more than 1000 exhibitors having their work enjoyed by attendees including over 1400 buyers and 68 countries. This indaba is an important one for Africa's growing tourism sector. Investor confidence is at ...
Africa: Open For Business Offering a World of OpportunityAllAfrica.com

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SA is ready to host 2018 Africa Investment Forum - Independent Online

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 12:04

Independent Online

SA is ready to host 2018 Africa Investment Forum
Independent Online
We thank you for allowing South Africa to host the inaugural event.” According to Adesina, “The African Investment Forum will provide a much-needed global platform that will help catalyze private-sector investments in Africa, by bringing in developers ...

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Business hubs you should know in South Africa - Public Eye Maritzburg

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:49

Public Eye Maritzburg

Business hubs you should know in South Africa
Public Eye Maritzburg
The road to success can be a daunting one for small and medium enterprises (SME). SMEs often struggle to source business capital and other tools in order to progress. It is from this background that the concept of business hubs came about. Business ...

Business hubs you should know in South Africa - Pretoria Moot Rekord

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 11:17

Pretoria Moot Rekord

Business hubs you should know in South Africa
Pretoria Moot Rekord
The road to success can be a daunting one for small and medium enterprises (SME). SMEs often struggle to source business capital and other tools in order to progress. It is from this background that the concept of business hubs came about. Business ...

Fela Durotoye will be speaking at the LBS Africa Business Summit themed Scaling for Impact | May 12th - BellaNaija

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 10:54

BellaNaija

Fela Durotoye will be speaking at the LBS Africa Business Summit themed Scaling for Impact | May 12th
BellaNaija
It's another edition of LBS Africa Business Summit by London Business School. This is a go-to Africa-focused annual event for business professionals, entrepreneurs, investors and students. One of Nigeria's Presidential Aspirants for 2019, Fela Durotoye ...

Business hubs you should know in South Africa - Sandton Chronicle

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 10:54

Sandton Chronicle

Business hubs you should know in South Africa
Sandton Chronicle
Raizcorp is an indigenous African incubator which provides support for enthusiastic, growth-hungry entrepreneurs, offering them a platform that fosters learning and guidance, which can be translated into practical business success. Raizcorp currently ...

SA ranked first in Africa for being digitally friendly - Business Day

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 10:28

Business Day

SA ranked first in Africa for being digitally friendly
Business Day
SA leads Kenya and Nigeria on the list of African countries that are digitally friendly. This is according to the Euler Hermes Enabling Digitalisation Index (EDI) 2018. The index measures the ability of 115 countries to provide an environment for ...

NW trade forum offers Africa insight - Arkansas Online

Thu, 05/10/2018 - 08:18

NW trade forum offers Africa insight
Arkansas Online
The experience led Umesiri to begin a new mission of trying to facilitate trade opportunities between the U.S. and Africa. She created a company Nazaru LLC, that helps link U.S. businesses and African stakeholders and is taking a big step to help ...

Is Sub-Saharan Africa ready for business? - Al-Arabiya

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 22:40

Al-Arabiya

Is Sub-Saharan Africa ready for business?
Al-Arabiya
At the end of the Cold war only three countries in Africa out of 53 were democracies: by 2013 only four did not have multiparty Constitutions. Despite this, the list of persistent threats as presented by Johan Kruger, Head of the Transnational ...

Turkish business world looks to expand its presence in Africa - Daily Sabah

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 22:15

Daily Sabah

Turkish business world looks to expand its presence in Africa
Daily Sabah
Turkey continues to show determination to increase its positive engagement in the African continent and strengthen economic and strategic ties within the scope of the official "Opening to Africa" policy. Initiated by the President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan ...

OPINION: Reform of economy is vital for South Africa - Independent Online

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 14:31

Independent Online

OPINION: Reform of economy is vital for South Africa
Independent Online
JOHANNESBURG - What could professional accountants expect from their corporate clients and employers over the next 12 months or so? According to a recent report by accounting firm PwC, the outlook for economic growth among the chief executives surveyed ...

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South Africa will struggle to close revenue gap - Treasury - Independent Online

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 13:32

Independent Online

South Africa will struggle to close revenue gap - Treasury
Independent Online
JOHANNESBURG - South Africa will struggle to raise the tax revenues needed to reduce a budget deficit and support fragile economic growth due to ongoing problems in tax administration, the National Treasury's Director General Dondo Mogajane said on ...
South African Airways requires Sh40bn bailout to stay afloatBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)

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The challenges of a single stock market for Central Africa [Business Segment] - africanews

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 12:04

africanews

The challenges of a single stock market for Central Africa [Business Segment]
africanews
Finally, in October 31 last year in Ndjamena at an extraordinary summit of the CEMAC heads of state, it was decided that the two stock markets that is Libreville and Douala should merge into one great market place for the sub-region together with the ...

Aspen opens $80mn manufacturing facility in South Africa - African Business Chief

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:31

African Business Chief

Aspen opens $80mn manufacturing facility in South Africa
African Business Chief
The South African pharmaceutical firm, Aspen Pharmacare, has opened a new high-containment facility, located in Port Elizabeth, in the south coast of the nation. The Johannesburg Stock Exchange-listed company has invested R1bn (US$80mn) into the site ...

South Africa's business confidence index falls again in April - Reuters Africa

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 11:04

Reuters Africa

South Africa's business confidence index falls again in April
Reuters Africa
The South African Chamber of Commerce and Industry's (SACCI) monthly business confidence index (BCI) fell to 96.0 in April from 97.6 in March, the chamber said in the statement. Business confidence hit a 2-1/2 year high in January after Cyril Ramaphosa ...
S. African Business Confidence Drops to Pre-Ramaphosa Levels ...BloombergQuint

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Turkish business body aims to be 'active' in Africa - Anadolu Agency

Wed, 05/09/2018 - 10:54

Anadolu Agency

Turkish business body aims to be 'active' in Africa
Anadolu Agency
"We aim to be active in 30 African countries by the end of this year," Kaan said at the opening ceremony of two-day Turkey-Africa Economic Forum in the central Turkish province of Konya. He added MUSIAD was in negotiations to open representation ...