Tecno, Airtel Launch Smartphone
Africa ICT

Tecno, Airtel Launch Smartphone

Kampala, January Tuesday 24th, 2023. TECNO’s premium sub-brand, PHANTOM, today launched its new flagship smartphone PHANTOM X2 Series. It is the world’s first smartphone to feature a retractable portrait lens comparable to a professional camera designed to capture our most cherished moments. The PHANTOM X2 Series comprises PHANTOM X2 Pro 5G and PHANTOM X2 5G, which […]

Pesapal Now Powering Petrol Station Payments and Automation
Africa Industry

Pesapal Now Powering Petrol Station Payments and Automation

Kampala , Uganda 25th January 2023. Pesapal has today launched  a new Forecourt Management Solution in Uganda, Kenya and Tanzania. It is the first solution developed specifically for Africa that delivers integrated payments alongside monitoring and data tools. Integrated payments, monitoring and data tools Helping launch new fuel, charging and convenience services Cutting down pilfering The […]

Sanlam Uganda Announces 2022 Financial Journalism Awards
Africa Jobs & career

Sanlam Uganda Announces 2022 Financial Journalism Awards

24th January 2023, Kampala, Uganda – Sanlam Uganda, a provider of cutting-edge insurance and financial services in Uganda today announced entries for the 2022 Sanlam Awards for Excellence in Financial Journalism, one of the leading prizes in Africa recognising exceptional business journalism since 1974. New ESG category to provide focus on Africa’s sustainability issues Entries […]

China's Pro-Growth Happy Talk
Opinions

China’s Pro-Growth Happy Talk

Minxin Pei, CLAREMONT, CALIFORNIA – The Chinese government seems to have fallen back in love with economic growth. As the chaotic exit from its zero-COVID policy has unfolded – leading to tens of thousands of deaths (at least) – the country’s leaders have been eager to profess their undying devotion to robust economic recovery. But lip service […]

Standard Chartered launches Offshore Mutual Funds
Africa Markets

Standard Chartered launches Offshore Mutual Funds

Kampala, Monday, 23rd January 2023: Standard Chartered Bank Uganda has today launched an offshore Mutual Funds product for their clients during a press conference held at Kampala Serena Hotel and presided over by the Bank’s CEO, Sanjay Rughani and Keith Kalyegira, the CEO, Capital Markets Authority among other executives. With this proposition, the Bank’s clients will enjoy access […]

A Lesson from West Bengal
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A Lesson from West Bengal

Kaushik Basu,NEW DELHI – The world has reached a major turning point. As artificial intelligence increasingly edges out traditional labor, it becomes clear that the future belongs to countries that can adapt to the changing nature of work. But adaptability requires an education system that nurtures creativity. This is particularly true in countries like India, […]