Egyptian Businesses Set for AfCFTA at IATF2021
Africa Investment

Egyptian Businesses Set for AfCFTA at IATF2021

Cairo, 7 October 2021: – The organisers of the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) met with the business community in Cairo, Egypt, on 5 October to raise awareness and encourage attendance to the second Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021). Organised by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) in collaboration with the African Union (AU) and the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) […]

A Made-in-China Financial Crisis?
Africa Opinions

A Made-in-China Financial Crisis?

Paola Subacchi, LONDON – As the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank prepare for their annual meeting next week, all eyes are on Evergrande, China’s second-largest property developer, which apparently cannot repay about $300 billion it currently owes to banks, bondholders, employees, and suppliers. With the property giant teetering on the edge of bankruptcy, the world […]

Diasporans urged to fully engage with Africa 
Africa Markets

Diasporans urged to fully engage with Africa 

Roadshow Cairo, 6 October 2021: – The organisers of the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF2021) hosted a virtual roadshow event in partnership with the Africa Center for the African diaspora under the theme “Building Bridges between Africa and the Diaspora to realize opportunities under African Continental Free Trade Area”. The objective of the event was to raise awareness of how the Diaspora can […]

Africa Opportunities

REPP Seeks New Request for Proposals

The UK-government funded programme is calling for applications for funding from industry pioneers across Sub-Saharan Africa. London, 5 October 2021: The Renewable Energy Performance Platform (REPP) today issued its latest request for proposals (RFP) targeting innovative companies and entrepreneurs working in Sub-Sahara Africa’s renewable energy space. By focusing on clean energy pioneers, REPP – managed […]

Germany Commits €100m Investment for Renewable Energy
Africa Investment

Germany Commits €100m Investment for Renewable Energy

Abidjan, 30 September 2021– The German government will contribute €100 million to the African Development Bank’s Sustainable Energy Fund for Africa (SEFA), affirming its commitment to efforts to tap Africa’s renewable energy potential and drive its transition to clean energy sources. The announcement came during the United Nations High-Level Dialogue on Energy, held in New York on 24 […]

MultiChoice Group continues to make an impact across Africa
Africa Social

MultiChoice Group continues to make an impact across Africa

30 September 2021: MultiChoice Group today published its Social Impact Report which details how Africa’s leading entertainment company continues to make a meaningful difference in the communities in which it operates. The group operates in 50 countries across Africa. The report covers initiatives implemented that had a significant impact on indivduals, businesses, non-profit organisations and […]