Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Economy

Sinai Development Agency Injected EGP3.8bn

The Sinai Development Agency of Egypt has stated that the government injected EGP 3.8bn in the Sinai Peninsula during the first half of Financial Year 2015/2016 with 32% of the projects fully implemented. The Egyptian...

Barclays Africa Appoints Nomkhita Nqweni CEO of Wealth, Investment Management & Insurance

Barclays Africa Group Limited announces the appointment of Nomkhita Nqweni as Chief Executive of Wealth, Investment Management and Insurance (WIMI) with effect from 1 October 2015, reports Footprint to Africa. Commenting on the appointment, Barclays...

Mahama Steer Entrepreneurs To Manufacturing Sector

President John Dramani Mahama  has challenged the Ghana Chamber of Commerce and Association of Ghana Industries to steer entrepreneurs into the manufacturing sector of the economy. President Mahama gave the charge during the inauguration of...

US$36.5m Sugar Factory At Komenda, Ghana 70% Complete-MOTI

The Ministry of Trade and Industry (MOTI) has said construction of the 380,000 metric tonne sugar factory at Komenda in the Western Region is about 70 per cent complete and likely to come on-stream...

Strengthening Pulses, Oilseeds, Spices Market Linkages

Recently, the 5th Annual International Conference on pulses, oilseeds and spices aimed at strengthening the business linkage within their sectors serving as spring board for the expansion of international trade and investment, sharing experiences...

Travelfix Promises To Fix Online Travel Booking Services In Nigeria

Travelfix is a new online booking portal that is promising Nigerian travellers discounted rates on flights, hotel, transfers and other travel-related services. The firm which is headquartered in  Abuja is working with major airlines, travel...

Mawingu Networks Provides Internet via TV White Space & The Sun‎ With $3 Per...

Rural areas in Kenya and the rest of Africa have zero, or extremely poor, access to broadband and mobile data. Satellite connections are expensive and a reserve of the rich. This means the rural...

Tanzania To Host Conference On Powering Africa

Tanzania is set to host the Powering Africa investment Conference billed to take place at the Hyatt Regency Dar es Salaam, The Kilimanjaro hotel from 3-4 December 2015  The meeting will focus on the future...

BRICS Development Bank South Africa Allocates Roles To Vice Presidents

The New Development Bank (NDB) of BRICS has announced the allocation of formal responsibilities to the four vice presidents of the bank, Footprint to Africa reports. Xian Zhu has been appointed as the Chief Operations...

India’s Aspiring Minds Partners With Ringier Tanzania To Launch AMCAT In Africa

Indian-founded Aspiring Minds has partnered with Ringier Africa to launch its job skills credentialing platform AMCAT in Sub-Saharan Africa starting from Tanzania, to make hiring in Africa more efficient and enable easy access to...