Kenyatta Launches Youth Army to Fight Malaria

Kenyatta Launches Youth Army to Fight Malaria

Kilifi, Kenya 22nd July 2021 – His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta, Thursday launched the Kenya Malaria Youth Army, a social movement that brings together young people from all the 47 counties of
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UGX10M Donation for Face Masks-UAP OLD MUTUAL

UGX10M Donation for Face Masks-UAP OLD MUTUAL

UAP OLD MUTUAL has donated masks worth UGX10,000,000 to the Nakawa District SAMBA Corona Campaign to be distributed within the community in efforts to counter the spread of Covid-19. Speaking during
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Airtel Money Wins Best Prepaid Initiative

Airtel Money Wins Best Prepaid Initiative

Kampala, Uganda – 22nd July 2021 - Airtel Mobile Commerce Uganda Limited (AMC Uganda) has been recognized and awarded for its excellence and innovation in the use of IT in finance,
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 Vista Bank Acquires BNP Paribas’ Guinea

 Vista Bank Acquires BNP Paribas’ Guinea

Conakry, Guinea July 2021 – Vista Bank Group (‘Vista’) has closed the deal to acquire BNP Paribas’ majority interest in La Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l’Industrie de la Guinée (BICIGUI) in
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Somaliland, Taiwan sign Medical Cooperation Deal

Somaliland, Taiwan sign Medical Cooperation Deal

Somaliland and Taiwan on Thursday signed a medical cooperation agreement that will see improvement of healthcare services in the Horn of Africa nation. The agreement signed between Taiwan minister of Foreign
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AfDB AUD$600m (USD$463.9m) Kangaroo Social Bond

AfDB AUD$600m (USD$463.9m) Kangaroo Social Bond

Abidjan, 14 June 2021 - The African Development Bank launched an AUD$600 million (US$463.9 million) 5.5-year Kangaroo bond, marking its return to the Australian dollar bond market. The transaction, announced on 8 June,
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Total E&P Uganda Awards Contracts-Tilenga Project

Total E&P Uganda Awards Contracts-Tilenga Project

Development Kampala, June 14, 2021 – Total E&P Uganda, has signed Conditional Letters of Award for the main surface facilities Engineering, Procurement, Supply, Construction and Commissioning (EPSCC) as well as
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Huawei launches Privacy Protection Transparency Center

Huawei launches Privacy Protection Transparency Center

Johannesburg, 09 June 2021: Huawei today opened its largest Global Cyber Security and Privacy Protection Transparency Center in Dongguan, China. It used the event, which included representatives from GSMA, SUSE, the
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AfDB AUD$600m (USD$463.9m) Kangaroo Social Bond
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AfDB AUD$600m (USD$463.9m) Kangaroo Social Bond

Abidjan, 14 June 2021 – The African Development Bank launched an AUD$600 million (US$463.9 million) 5.5-year Kangaroo bond, marking its return to the Australian dollar bond market. The transaction, announced on 8 June, was led by Nomura and RBC Capital Markets. It is the institution’s first benchmark Kangaroo since early 2018 and it’s first in the mid-curve […]

Radisson Individuals Makes its African Debut with Hotel Signing in Ghana

Radisson Individuals Makes its African Debut with Hotel Signing in Ghana

Will a Covid-19 Vaccine Cure Tourism’s Pandemic Woes?

Rising Customer Numbers Support Output
Africa Markets

Rising Customer Numbers Support Output

Growth was recorded again in the Ugandan private sector during May, with output, new orders and employment all rising over the course of the month. Key findings: Output and new orders continue to grow Extra staff hired to keep on top of workloads Input costs and output prices rise The monthly Stanbic Purchasing Managers’ Index […]

Equity Resilient Amidst Multiple Crisis

Equity Resilient Amidst Multiple Crisis

Burundian President Woos Ugandan Traders

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Rising Customer Numbers Support Output
Africa Markets

Rising Customer Numbers Support Output

Growth was recorded again in the Ugandan private sector during May, with output, new orders and employment all rising over the course of the month. Key findings: Output and new orders continue to grow Extra staff hired to keep on top of workloads Input costs and output prices rise The monthly Stanbic Purchasing Managers’ Index […]

Equity Resilient Amidst Multiple Crisis

Equity Resilient Amidst Multiple Crisis

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