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Education drives Africa development gains over 40 years
11-05-2010 | 15:12:24
The 20th anniversary edition of the UN Development Programme’s (UNDP) Human Development Report, launched today in a ceremony with UN Secretary-General ...


InReturn Capital invests in Vipingo Stone Mining
11-04-2010 | 10:43:31
Introduction In October 2010 InReturn Capital closed an investment deal with Vipingo Stone Mining, a company that produces machine cut coral stones for ...


Accra SME Event to Stimulate Private Sector Growth
11-04-2010 | 10:25:20
An international business conference and exhibition aimed at growing businesses, promoting an enabling environment for the private sector as well ...


Wanted: Full time journalist/editor in Accra - Ghana
11-04-2010 | 10:18:36
For our operations in Accra, Ghana we have a vacancy for a Full time journalist/editor We are looking for: - A young, ambitious journalist - Specialized ...


Ghana Is Ideal For Investments
11-03-2010 | 14:09:59
The Founder and Chief Executive of a finance house, African Financial Services (AFS), Mr Claude Scholtz, has recommended Ghana as an ideal place for ...


Shareholders approve BEE Deals
11-03-2010 | 14:08:08
Gold Fields Limited (Gold Fields) (JSE, NYSE, NASDAQ Dubai: GFI) today held its AGM and a subsequent general meeting to vote on the black economic empowerment ...


South African Radio advertising expected to grow to R3.6 billion by 2014 – PwC
11-03-2010 | 14:06:10
Radio is by far the most popular form of media in South Africa. It is cheap, portable and requires no electricity or literacy to enjoy. There are more ...


Kenya Airways Operating Performance; 2nd QTR - July to Sept 2010
11-03-2010 | 14:04:00
Kenya Airways releases its operating results for the second quarter ended 30th Sep 2010. The company put into the market place capacity totalling 3,391m ...


Zain participates at World Economic Forum in Morocco
11-03-2010 | 14:02:47
Zain, the leading mobile operator in the Middle East, was a regional partner at the recent World Economic Forum (WEF) on the Middle East and North Africa ...


From bamboo bikes to biomass briquettes: UNEP unveils SEED Award Winners
11-03-2010 | 14:01:29
A novel solar device that turns waste heat into electricity in rural China, a Ugandan business that manufactures stationary from agricultural waste, ...


Encouraging Trench Results at Ndablama Gold Prospect in Liberia
11-03-2010 | 13:57:06
African Aura Mining Inc. ("African Aura" or the "Company"), the TSX V (AUR) and AIM (AAAM) listed exploration and development company focused on ...


VC4Africa matches business and investors in Africa
11-03-2010 | 13:37:20
Today VC4Africa starts the first African online venture capital matchmaking platform. Many investors are looking for businesses to get involved with ...


Transall Nigeria Limited’s Business Development Manager Precious Ogbomo on building and engineering construction in Nigeria
11-03-2010 | 11:15:08
In Nigeria, Africa Business Communities met with Precious Ogbomo, Business Development Manager of Transall Nigeria Limited to discuss building and engineering ...


MTN Ghana wins Y’ello Care award for innovative community service
11-02-2010 | 13:30:24
MTN Ghana has scooped the overall 2010 Y’ello Care Awards prize for the largest staff participation and innovative community initiatives in MTN’s 21 ...


UNEP launches Young Environmental Journalist Award for Africa
11-02-2010 | 13:28:22
Are you a young journalist with a passion for the environment? If so, then the United Nations wants to hear from you! The United Nations Environment Programme ...


Chevron Gives USD 1 Million for UNIDO Project on Entrepreneurship Curriculum in Angola Schools
11-02-2010 | 13:25:39
Chevron will contribute USD 1 million towards a project by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) that will help introduce entrepreneurship ...


West Africa’s Hottest Oil & Gas Producers Meet in London
11-02-2010 | 13:23:03
Ghana, Nigeria and Equatorial Guinea delegations meet in November to discuss current developments and future opportunities in the Gulf of Guinea region. ...


Kuramo 2010: Lagos Hosts World Knowledge Vendors
11-02-2010 | 13:20:29
As the maiden edition of the biennial conference on law and development, tagged Kuramo Conference 2010, begins tomorrow in Lagos, Nigeria, expectations ...


New breakthrough standards for tourism
11-02-2010 | 13:16:07
A group of 24 tourism related business owners, concerned about the ethical creation and fair distribution of wealth within the opportunities and limits ...


TNW Data appointed as sub-distributor to SMC Networks, Core Networks
11-02-2010 | 13:09:51
SMC Networks South Africa and Core Networks have appointed TNW Data Computer Networking Equipment Division, a Cape-based distributor of network solutions ...