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Episode 192: Zero Negative Energy launch with Adidas.

Date: 20 Oct 2016
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Trade insurance agency now covers Ethiopia and Zimbabwe

African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) is officially open for business in Ethiopia and Zimbabwe, to ease investors' concerns...

20 Oct 2016

Health care in Africa: What next?

In the war between humanity and disease, perhaps the greatest victory of recent years took place in Africa...

By Robert Guest and Slavea Chakova 18 Oct 2016

Cautious optimism for investors in Africa hotel sector

Investor sentiment for hotels in Sub-Saharan Africa remains positive despite economic headwinds in key markets, according to the latest JLL research into the sector...

12 Oct 2016

Marriott International rapidly expands its footprint across Africa

Marriott International has announced six new deals, one new brand and over over 1100 new rooms in Africa. Sheraton Mauritius is Marriott's first signed deal...

12 Oct 2016

Hilton to open hotel in Africa's tallest development

Iconic $110 million Hilton Nairobi Upper Hill development marks Hilton Hotels and Resorts' 50th property in Africa...

10 Oct 2016

New UK visa application centre for Mombasa

UK Visas and Immigration launches a new Visa Application Centre in Mombasa, offering further convenience for Kenyans...

22 Sep 2016

Big business opportunities ahead for Africa - McKinsey

Africa's overall growth has slowed but new research shows long-term fundamentals are strong and there are big business opportunities ahead...

16 Sep 2016

A mega project rises to link East Africa

A mega-project in East Africa, comprising roads, railways, port and pipelines, will link Kenya, Ethiopia, Uganda and South Sudan...

16 Sep 2016

FirstRand has R7bn for Africa deals

Banking group FirstRand says it has R13.8bn to spend on growth strategies including acquiring banks in Nigeria and Kenya...

12 Sep 2016

Nigeria says to borrow from World Bank, China, Japan

Nigeria's presidency said last week that it had approved an external borrowing plan after the cash-strapped African economy plunged into official recession...

12 Sep 2016

AU, AFRIMA release full nominees list for public vote

The All African Music Awards (AFRIMA) released the full list of continental nominees this week ahead of public voting, which opens on 12 September 2016...

9 Sep 2016

ECA launches monthly Africa economic and social data

The Economic Commission for Africa has launched its newest product, the Africa 'Statistical Flash', with macro-economic and social data on Africa...

6 Sep 2016

B2B networking platform for fashion industry

With Fashionomics, the African Development Bank plans to raise the profile of African fashion and textiles on the international stage...

6 Sep 2016

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