African Development Bank Launches first Africa-to-Africa Investment Report
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African Development Bank Launches first Africa-to-Africa Investment Report

Opportunities for investment in Africa outweigh the obstacles, according to a report by leading African companies covered in the African Development Bank’s new Africa-to-Africa (A2A) Investment Report, the first ever report on inter-African trade published by the Bank. The report unearths the realities African companies face when investing in the continent, the emerging trends in […]

Now that US President Donald Trump has imposed a 10% tariff on yet another US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports, the US-China trade war has entered a costly new phase.
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MAD About Sino-American Trade

Now that US President Donald Trump has imposed a 10% tariff on yet another US$200 billion worth of Chinese imports, the US-China trade war has entered a costly new phase. As China follows through on its pledge to retaliate, the casualties will include more than half the bilateral trade between the two countries, with China […]

Uganda Export Promotions Board (UEPB) and African Export-Import Bank (AFREXIMBANK) have started a campaign that will see African countries increasing trade among themselves, in what they termed as Intra-African Trade.
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AFREXIMBANK, Uganda Export Promotions Board move to promote Intra Africa Trade

Uganda Export Promotions Board (UEPB) and African Export-Import Bank (AFREXIMBANK) have started a campaign that will see African countries increasing trade among themselves, in what they termed as Intra-African Trade. Analysis by the African Export-Import Bank shows that one of the main reasons why intra-African trade is low at around 15% compared to Europe (59%), […]

Africa’s premier fintech event, the Africa Fintech Summit, will be held for the first time in Lagos, Nigeria, on November 8-9, 2018.
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Lagos to host Biannual Africa Fintech Summit for the first time in November

Africa’s premier fintech event, the Africa Fintech Summit, will be held for the first time in Lagos, Nigeria, on November 8-9, 2018. This event comes on the heels of the earlier edition in Washington D.C. which featured leading policy makers, c-suite business executives, start-ups, and investors. The Summit, organized by Dedalus Global, gathers innovators, investors, […]

The burgeoning gaming industry in Africa has been thrown into stark relief during 2018 with countries across the continent driving key measures to capitalise on emerging sectors.
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East African law firm predicts key growth for African countries ready to invest in gaming

The burgeoning gaming industry in Africa has been thrown into stark relief during 2018 with countries across the continent driving key measures to capitalise on emerging sectors. Authorities are also keen to discuss the direct and indirect investment opportunities ahead. Talking ahead of the inaugural ICE Africa (24-25 October, Sandton Convention Centre, Johannesburg), which is […]

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”, […]

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EAC Court of Justice blocks Uganda from investigating Basajjabalaba

BY EABW REPORTER ARUSHA, Tanzania–East African Court of Justice, has llowed Amendment of an application for the Basajjabalaba seeking to restrain the Government from summoning them for investigation over a criminal case. As the Court resumed its sessions this week, the First Instance Division on Tuesday, 5th June, 2018 allowed the Applicant, Mr. Hassan Basajjabalaba […]