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AABLA Names Herbert Wigwe 2017 West African Business Leader - THISDAY Newspapers

Mon, 11/06/2017 - 02:32

THISDAY Newspapers

AABLA Names Herbert Wigwe 2017 West African Business Leader
THISDAY Newspapers
The Group Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of Access Bank Plc, Herbert Wigwe, has been recognised as 'West African Business Leader of the Year 2017' by the All Africa Business Leader Awards (AABLA) in partnership with CNBC Africa.

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South Africa is running out of other people's money - Cape Business News

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 23:03

South Africa is running out of other people's money
Cape Business News
These factors have all combined to crowd out the private sector and dominate the economy. The inevitable slow economic growth was exacerbated by a collapse in confidence by consumers and business on the back of the cabinet reshuffle to remove Pravin ...

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South Africa is running out of other people's money - Cape Business News

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 19:48

South Africa is running out of other people's money
Cape Business News
South Africa should get ready to lose at least R100 billion in foreign investment, and see the rand head to R15 to the dollar on the back of what has been described as a worrying mid-term budget policy statement from finance minister Malusi Gigaba.

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WATCH: Google Street View for SA national parks - Independent Online

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 17:02

Independent Online

WATCH: Google Street View for SA national parks
Independent Online
Google, who worked with a South African team, has released a large collection of 360 degree images from the parks. The company announced the news about the new imagery at the 10th anniversary celebration, on the opening of their first African office.

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AU chairperson to visit Sudan over Horn of Africa - Business Standard

Sun, 11/05/2017 - 00:38

AU chairperson to visit Sudan over Horn of Africa
Business Standard
African Union (AU) Commission chairperson Moussa Faki Mahamat will begin a three-day visit to Khartoum on Sunday to hold talks over Horn of Africa, Sudan's Foreign Ministry said. "The AU chairperson will commence his visit to hold official talks with ...

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The hype by big business about a fast-growing African middle class has been misleading - The New Times

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 22:01

The New Times

The hype by big business about a fast-growing African middle class has been misleading
The New Times
The African middle class is of huge interest to business. This was confirmed again recently by well attended seminars in South Africa's big cities to discuss “African Lions: groundbreaking study on the middle class in sub-Saharan Africa”. The study was ...

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7th All Africa Business Leader Awards Celebrate West African Winners - CNBCAfrica.com

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 15:04

7th All Africa Business Leader Awards Celebrate West African Winners
CNBCAfrica.com
The highlights of the West Africa AABLA™ will be broadcast on CNBC Africa on November 9th at 9pm CAT. For more information, visit www.AABLAwards.com and follow the 7th All Africa Business Leaders Awards (AABLA™) in Partnership with CNBC Africa ...

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How South Africa ranks in the Global Gender Gap report - Independent Online

Sat, 11/04/2017 - 08:03

Independent Online

How South Africa ranks in the Global Gender Gap report
Independent Online
Competitiveness on a national and on a business level will be decided more than ever before by the innovative capacity of a country or a company. Those will succeed best, who understand to integrate women as an important force into their talent pool ...
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The Global Gender Gap Report 2017 - www3.weforum.org - World Economic Forumwww3.weforum.org - World Economic Forum
women - The NationThe Nation
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Gas flaring in the Niger Delta ruins lives, business - Deutsche Welle

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 16:13

Deutsche Welle

Gas flaring in the Niger Delta ruins lives, business
Deutsche Welle
Africa's biggest oil fields are here in the Niger Delta. It's estimated that gas worth about a billion US dollars is burned every year. Dakolo lives in a small village near Yenagoa in the Niger Delta region. The burner close to his house is only very ...

Central African bloc creates visa-free zone - Independent Online

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 12:35

Independent Online

Central African bloc creates visa-free zone
Independent Online
JOHANNESBURG – Following 23 years of negotiation, the Central African Economic and Monetary Community (CEMAC) has reached a key milestone agreement making travel within the six-member regional bloc visa-free, the Voice of America (VOA) has ...

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Huawei to release cloudified video platform in Africa at Africacom - Capital FM Kenya

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:08

Capital FM Kenya

Huawei to release cloudified video platform in Africa at Africacom
Capital FM Kenya
“We are delighted to bring the Mate 10 Pro and the Porsche Design Mate 10 to South Africa as we believe these devices will cater for the South African consumer needs as we enter the age of AI,” said Likun Zhao, GM, Huawei Consumer Business Group SA.

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Retrogressive SA in top 20 of Africa's gender equal lands - Independent Online

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:02

Retrogressive SA in top 20 of Africa's gender equal lands
Independent Online
South Africa also failed to feature on the economic participation and opportunity sub-index list of African countries that have managed to close more than 80percent of their gap, as it was Burundi, Benin, Botswana, Rwanda, Namibia and Guinea, among ...

Why Dubai firms have joined race for Kenya investments - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:01

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Why Dubai firms have joined race for Kenya investments
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) has recently opened an office in Nairobi to help facilitate such deals as well as help Kenyan firms looking to do business in the Gulf. Ahead of the Chamber's Global Business Forum Africa 2017 that was ...

Why Dubai firms have joined race for Kenya investments - Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 09:48

Business Daily (press release) (blog)

Why Dubai firms have joined race for Kenya investments
Business Daily (press release) (blog)
The Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry (DCCI) has recently opened an office in Nairobi to help facilitate such deals as well as help Kenyan firms looking to do business in the Gulf. Ahead of the Chamber's Global Business Forum Africa 2017 that was ...

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New Atlas Copco mining subsidiary ready for business in southern Africa - Mining Review

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 06:26

Mining Review

New Atlas Copco mining subsidiary ready for business in southern Africa
Mining Review
Globally, the entire Mining & Rock Excavation Technique Business Area together with the Construction Tools Division of Atlas Copco becomes part of a new company called Epiroc, while the industrial segment remains with Atlas Copco. With Epiroc dedicated ...

Rick Perry argued that more fossil fuels could reduce sexual assault in Africa - Business Insider

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 00:31

Business Insider

Rick Perry argued that more fossil fuels could reduce sexual assault in Africa
Business Insider
rick perry U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry pauses as he attends the Carbon capture, utilization and storage event, on the sidelines of the clean energy conference held at the China National Convention Center in Beijing, Tuesday, June 6, 2017 ...
Perry says fossil fuels can help prevent rape in AfricaSFGate
US energy chief says fossil fuels could help prevent sexual assaults in AfricaTimes of India

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Thu, 11/02/2017 - 21:04
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Dubai explores prospects for Africa's development [Business Africa] - africanews

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 21:00

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Dubai explores prospects for Africa's development [Business Africa]
africanews
The two-day event examined the current economic outlook for Africa and explored prospects for its development and investment opportunities. Held under the theme “Next Generation Africa”, this year's forum laid emphasis on young entrepreneurs ...
Museveni in Dubai for 4th Global Business Forum on AfricaNew Vision
Dubai hosts summit, positions self as Africa investment hubCitizen

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Morocco's olive production set to break records this year [Business Africa] - africanews

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 21:00

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Morocco's olive production set to break records this year [Business Africa]
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South Africa gripped by copper cable theft. The tunnels running UNDERGROUND Johannesburg contain precious treasures: miles of copper-electric cables. The theft of these cables have taken on an unprecedented scale in the economic capital of South ...

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Rick Perry argued that more fossil fuels could reduce sexual assault in Africa - Business Insider

Thu, 11/02/2017 - 19:54

Business Insider

Rick Perry argued that more fossil fuels could reduce sexual assault in Africa
Business Insider
"It's going to take fossil fuels to push power out into those villages in Africa, where a young girl said to my face, 'One of the reasons that electricity is so important to me is not only because I'm not going to have to try and read by the light of a ...
Perry claims fossil fuels will help prevent rape in AfricaChron.com

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