Kedir Getahun – Deputy Consul General of the Consulate General of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Dubai, UAE.
We are pleased to welcome Kedir Getahun Deputy Consul General of the Consulate General of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia in Dubai, UAE, as a guest speaker at the Africa Business Forum B2B Investment […]Read More ..
Meet, Vipin Gupta, Commercial Director for Essel Group Middle East & one of the Africa Business Forum Partner Awards Winner 2016. (EGME) is the extension of the Essel Group into new territory. A multi-national business […]Read More ..
4th Africa Business Forum – Wed 1st June 2016 Supported by MIDROC, one of the largest companies in Africa and Ethiopia’s biggest employer, owned by Sheikh Mohammed Al Amoudi. The Africa Business Forum focuses on offering international companies considerable opportunities […]Read More ..
The diverse nations of the entire African continent must reject isolationism and protectionism to come together and unite to achieve true development, says Fourth Republican President of Zambia Rupiah Bwezani Banda. Speaking at the 17th […]Read More ..
The Minister for Trade and Industry, Alan Kyerematen says there will be free movement of goods and services by exporters in Ghana by the end of 2017. This development comes after the completion of the […]Read More ..
Senate President, Dr. Abubakar Bukola Saraki has identified regional cooperation and partnership as the only solutions to the myriad of challenges facing the African continent. Saraki, in a statement by his Special Assistant on Public […]Read More ..
Nairobi is the leading destination for Fast Moving Consumer Goods companies off the Fortune 500 companies and tends to be the top choice for organisations looking to service Eastern Africa. This is according to a new […]Read More ..
Mr Tony Onyemaechi Elumelu, the Chairman of the United Bank for Africa (UBA), has called on African governments to provide conducive business environment for entrepreneurs to operate. He said entrepreneurs needed more eco-systems to succeed […]Read More ..
Telkom and Business Connexion, on Wednesday announced the launch of BCX, Africa’s premier end-to-end information communication technology (ICT) solutions provider. This new brand, built from a strategic partnership between Telkom Business and Business Connexion, is […]Read More ..
Some Nigerian companies and other African businesses that made the most impact on the continent in 2016 will be recognised in Geneva, Switzerland early next week. Every year, the Africa CEO Forum Awards recognise companies […]Read More ..
For two days last week, on March 9 and 10, trade ministers from Commonwealth countries met in London to explore ways of boosting intra-Commonwealth trade and investment. It was the first time that the Commonwealth, […]Read More ..
Conducting business in Africa is usually not a simple endeavor. And, while it is true that each country and each region’s economy is very different from the next, a few things can be said about […]Read More ..
Nigeria raised the highest Venture Capital (VC), funds for tech startups in 2016. Making the investment the highest in Africa. According to a new report from Partech Ventures, Nigeria attracted the highest fund of $109 […]Read More ..
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is developing a roadmap to strengthen Arab-African trade over the next three years, according to Hakim Elwaer, IDB’s official spokesman. The roadmap includes identifying business opportunities in the areas of […]Read More ..
East Africa’s financial sector is on the brink of yet another sweeping revolution that will define the playing field in the next decades to come: financial technology. Fintech, as it is increasingly being referred to […]Read More ..
With African assets cheaper, low valuations are expected to bring buyers back into the market with increased transaction activity and growth. Despite a minefield of potential political and economic risks, the outlook for emerging-market private-equity […]Read More ..
The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) is developing a roadmap to strengthen Arab-African trade over the next three years, according to Hakim Elwaer, IDB’s official spokesman. The roadmap includes identifying business opportunities and the areas of […]Read More ..
With a bleak outlook emanating out of last week’s #MiningIndaba, investors would be forgiven for losing their stomach for the mining sector and its troubles. Questions are being raised about whether South Africa’s gas sector, […]Read More ..
More than 3,000 industry professionals will converge on the Kenyetta International Convention Centre from 29 November – 1 December 2017 for East Africa’s largest and most prestigious event for the food and beverage industry – […]Read More ..
In partnership with Ghana’s Climate Innovation Centre, Solar Media’s will host the first incubator workshop in April for start-ups. The workshop, taking place at the third annual Clean Energy West Africa Summit on the 4-5 […]Read More ..
Mastercard commits to empowering over 150,000 Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) in Kenya within 2017 by giving them access to Masterpass QR. The mobile driven, Person-to-Merchant payment solution will be introduced through various financial […]Read More ..
This is the third time Angola will floor Nigeria as the continent’s largest producer, following the attacks on oil installations in Niger Delta region in 2016. OPEC’s monthly oil market report (MOMR) released yesterday revealed […]Read More ..
Smart Procurement World (SPW) and Commonwealth Investment Corporation (CIC) will host the Africa Trade Summit and Expo, on 7 – 8 March 2017 at the Cape Town International Convention Centre (CTICC), to address the unique […]Read More ..
Entrepreneur Launches Africa-Inspired Footwear Brand, Hopes to Build Manufacturing Industry In Nigeria
Babajide Ipaye, a Nigerian entrepreneur, has always been a sneaker fanatic. With a love for shoes and the goal to create a manufacturing sector for quality footwear in Nigeria, Ipaye created Keexs, an Africa-inspired brand […]Read More ..