dimanche 16 décembre 2018

The Egyptian Startup Manifesto launched

The StartUp Manifesto, Egypt’s first comprehensive documentation of the challenges facing the entrepreneurship ecosystem, is now launched and available online. An initiative powered by RiseUp, the...

Central African Republic Formalises Afreximbank Membership, Deposits Ratification Document

Central African Republic today in Cairo formalised its membership of the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) with the deposit of the instrument of the country’s ratification...

Africa50 Acquires 15% of the Equity in Landmark €1.2 Billion Nachtigal Hydropower Plant in Cameroon

Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, has acquired 15% of the equity stake in the Nachtigal Hydro Power Company (NHPC) which runs the Nachtigal...

APO Group Appoints Former Orange Africa and Middle East Senior Executive as CEO

Founder and 100% owner of APO Group, Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard, 43, will become Chairman. His focus will be on delivering high-level counsel for APO Group...

RiseUp Summit 2018 agenda revealed

Speaker line-up features Minister of Tourism, Minister of Social Solidarity, over 200 start-ups, executives from Uber, Facebook, Microsoft, IBM, Pepsico Vodafone Egypt & more...

Africa50, Energy Futures Initiative, announce the U.S. launch of Report on Natural Gas in...

Africa50, in partnership with Energy Futures Initiative (EFI) has announced the U.S. launch of the gas report Investing in Natural Gas for Africans: Doing Good and...

Afreximbank Targets Railway Development in MoU with Russian Railways and Russian Export Center

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) yesterday in Moscow signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Russian Railways and the Russian Export Center (REC), agreeing to cooperate...

Government and private sector to get together at the Africa 2018 Forum in Sharm...

- 9 Heads of State expected at the Forum as Egypt takes over chairmanship of the African Union in 2019 - Some of Africa's leading...

AFC invests in Cameroon’s landmark 420MW Hydro-Electric power station.

African Media Agency (AMA)/- Africa Finance Corporation ("AFC" or "the Corporation"), the leading infrastructure development finance institution in Africa, is pleased to announce it...

Afreximbank Releases 2018 Nine-month Abridged Unaudited Financial Statements, Showing Strong Financial and Operational Performance

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has released its unaudited financial statements for the nine months ended 30 September 2018, showing strong financial and operational...

East African countries urged to up their game to attract private tourism investments

A two-day Ad-Hoc Expert Group Meeting opened in Kigali Wednesday with participants exploring avenues through which financing for tourism development in the Eastern Africa...

Rwanda’s Finance Minister calls on Africa to speedily ratify Continental Free Trade Agreement

The 22nd Meeting of the Intergovernmental Committee of Experts of the Sub-regional Office for Eastern Africa (ICE 2018) opened in Kigali Tuesday with Rwanda’s...

Afreximbank Launches Facility to Raise Viability and Bankability of African Projects

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has launched a project preparation facility aimed at increasing the availability of viable well-prepared projects in Africa and at...

Orange accelerates its multi-service operator strategy in Africa

At AfricaCom, Orange presents its latest innovations to democratise access to smartphones, encourage e-education and support the startup ecosystem Democratise access to digital In the field...