RAWBANK, the only Congolese bank to have been selected as a founding member of the China Africa cooperation, has assumed its leading role in the Congolese banking sector alongside international and African banks.
Africa Industry

Congolese Bank Signs the China-Africa Inter Bank Establishment Agreement

RAWBANK, the only Congolese bank to have been selected as a founding member of the China Africa cooperation, has assumed its leading role in the Congolese banking sector alongside international and African banks. This agreement marks the official establishment of the first China-Africa financial cooperation multilateral mechanism. Based on the presentation by H.E Xi Jinping, […]

Phanes Group, an international end-to-end solar provider headquartered in Dubai, UAE, has announced the 2nd edition of its Solar Incubator program, aimed
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Solar Power Projects with substance to be rewarded in Kigali

Phanes Group, an international end-to-end solar provider headquartered in Dubai, UAE, has announced the 2nd edition of its Solar Incubator program, aimed at identifying PV projects of potential in sub-Saharan Africa by providing support to funding, and commercial and technical knowledge. The initiative held under the theme, “Your Project, Our Expertise, For a Sustainable Future”, […]

Mathematics Sciences Forum Africa begins in 35 countries including Rwanda
Africa ICT Industry

Mathematics Sciences Forum begins in 35 countries including Rwanda

The Next Einstein Forum (NEF), an initiative of the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in partnership with Robert Bosch Stiftung, has announced the beginning of NEF Africa Science Week in 35 African countries throughout the months of September, October and December 2018. NEF Africa Science Week is led by NEF Ambassadors, local science and […]

The Republic of Djibouti, has decided to nationalise with immediate effect all the shares and social rights of PDSA in the DCT company to protect the fundamental interests of the Nation.
Africa EAC Industry

Djibouti nationalizes shares in Doraleh Container Terminal as the battle with DP World continues

Following the Order of the President of the Republic dated 9 September 2018, the Republic of Djibouti, has decided to nationalise with immediate effect all the shares and social rights of PDSA in the DCT company to protect the fundamental interests of the Nation. It is also aimed at ensuring the legitimate interests of its […]

Visa Inc. has announced that Marianne Mwaniki has joined the company as senior vice president of social impact, with responsibility for the company’s comprehensive
Africa EAC Industry

Kenya’s Marianne Mwaniki appointed Visa Senior Vice President

Visa Inc. has announced that Marianne Mwaniki has joined the company as senior vice president of social impact, with responsibility for the company’s comprehensive strategy in the areas of financial inclusion, financial literacy, corporate social responsibility and corporate giving programs. In this new role, Mwaniki will also lead the Visa Foundation, which was established in […]

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World Bank and Uganda train officials on new environmental and social standards for investment projects  

A series of workshops to support the implementation of the new World Bank Environmental and Social Framework (ESF) have kicked off in Kampala. Secretary to the Treasury, and Permanent Secretary Ministry of Finance, Planning and Economic Development Keith Muhakanizi, opened the first half-day workshop for high-level government representatives that was attended by more than 30 […]

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Africa EAC Industry

COMESA and World Energy Council sign MoU to enhance regional energy integration

The World Energy Council has today signed a historic agreement with the Common Market for Eastern and Southern African (COMESA) to drive regional energy integration and enhance sustainable energy access in the 21 COMESA states. The Memorandum of Understanding cements cooperation between the Council and COMESA and will spearhead the regional energy agenda in Africa, […]

Africa Oil Week (AOW) has announced their partnership with SuperReturn. This new partnership offers delegates attending SuperReturn Africa, the continent’s biggest investor conference, access to Africa Oil Week on Thursday 8 November 2018.
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 Africa Oil Week 2018 announces partnership with SuperReturn Africa

Africa Oil Week (AOW) has announced their partnership with SuperReturn. This new partnership offers delegates attending SuperReturn Africa, the continent’s biggest investor conference, access to Africa Oil Week on Thursday 8 November 2018. For operators across the continent, raising capital remains one of the biggest challenges; whether it is funding exploration and production, or financing […]