Absa ARO Moves to Fiserv for Card Management and Processing Across Nine African Nations

Absa ARO Moves to Fiserv for Card Management and Processing Across Nine African Nations

Brookfield, Wis., and Johannesburg, August 4, 2020 – Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology, today announced that Absa Regional Operations (ARO) has
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Aleph Hospitality re-opens the Ramada by Wyndham Addis

Aleph Hospitality re-opens the Ramada by Wyndham Addis

Dubai-based independent hotel management company, Aleph Hospitality, took over the management of the Ramada by Wyndham Addis, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia earlier this year. Due to the Coronavirus outbreak, which followed
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COMESA Business Council makes 21 recommendations on Seed Trade

COMESA Business Council makes 21 recommendations on Seed Trade

The COMESA Business Council recently convened a webinar on “Unlocking Food Security Through Improved Seed Trade in COMESA” aimed at discussing issues of access to quality and affordable seed and
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COMESA develops COVID-19 Regional Food and Nutrition Security Response Plan

COMESA develops COVID-19 Regional Food and Nutrition Security Response Plan

The COMESA Secretariat has developed a draft COVID-19 Regional Food and Nutrition Security Response Plan to improve agricultural productivity, enhance access to competitive markets and trade in agri-food commodities in
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Council of Ministers approve Tripartite trade and transport guidelines

Council of Ministers approve Tripartite trade and transport guidelines

The Tripartite Council of Ministers of three regional economic communities in the eastern and southern Africa have approved new harmonized trade and transport facilitation guidelines. The Tripartite Guidelines for the Movement
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Huawei Vice President wants telecom regulators to create an inclusive future for all

Huawei Vice President wants telecom regulators to create an inclusive future for all

Huawei Corporate Senior Vice President and Director of the Board Catherine Chen telecom regulators across many nations and industries must work together to address the shared challenges that have emerged
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Kenya Airways Resumes International Passenger Flights With A Colourful Event

Kenya Airways Resumes International Passenger Flights With A Colourful Event

Kenya Airways resumes international flights to 30 destinations across Africa, Europe, and the Middle East Nairobi, 30 July 2020 - Kenya Airways (KQ) today resumed international passenger services following the easing
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Kenya Airways Resumes International Passenger Flights To 30 Destinations

Kenya Airways Resumes International Passenger Flights To 30 Destinations

Kenya Airways resumes international flights to 30 destinations across Africa, Europe, and the Middle East  Nairobi, 30 July 2020 - Kenya Airways (KQ) will be resuming its international passenger services on
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Kenya Airways Resumes International Passenger Flights To 30 Destinations

Kenya Airways resumes international flights to 30 destinations across Africa, Europe, and the Middle East  Nairobi, 30 July 2020 – Kenya Airways (KQ) will be resuming its international passenger services on Saturday 1 August 2020 following the easing of movement restrictions as directed by H.E President Uhuru Kenyatta. The first international flights on 1st August […]

The services sector accounts for more than half of COMESA’s GDP and over a third of employment, outpacing manufacturing and agriculture sectors in terms of growth generation, income and jobs.

Why Tourism should be cushioned from COVID-19 impacts

African hotel development had returned to growth at the start of 2020, with more than 78,000 rooms in 408 hotels in the pipeline, according to the 12th annual survey by W Hospitality Group, acknowledged as the industry’s most authoritative source. However, the COVID-19 outbreak is now shattering the dreams of Africa’s hotel industry.

COVID-19 threatens to ruin a record year for Africa’s hotel developers

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Tough times for Africa’s Coffee Farmers – Billions to be Lost to Exploitation

Millions of Africa’s coffee farmers have slipped into abject poverty caused by poor prices which are currently barely enough to cover production costs while the rest of the coffee supply chain players enjoy rising profits. The African farmer produces some fine quality coffee, but receives the lowest prices of all growers, globally. African coffee farmers […]

ADF approves $9.52 million to enhance coordinated COVID-19 response in East and Horn of Africa and the Comoros

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Africa Markets Opinions

Tough times for Africa’s Coffee Farmers – Billions to be Lost to Exploitation

Millions of Africa’s coffee farmers have slipped into abject poverty caused by poor prices which are currently barely enough to cover production costs while the rest of the coffee supply chain players enjoy rising profits. The African farmer produces some fine quality coffee, but receives the lowest prices of all growers, globally. African coffee farmers […]

ADF approves $9.52 million to enhance coordinated COVID-19 response in East and Horn of Africa and the Comoros

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