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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 ...


Commonwealth Ministers Pledge Support to the CTO’s Commonwealth Telecom Development Fund (CTDF)
11-02-2010 | 13:05:22
At least thirty ICT ministers and departmental heads from over twenty two Commonwealth nations participated in a meeting organised by the Commonwealth ...


TARS Consults' Director Harry Yamson on Strategy Consulting & Brand and Channel Developing in Ghana
10-28-2010 | 15:41:23
In Accra Africa Business Communities met with Harry Yamson , Director of TARS Consult to discuss the Strategy Consulting & Brand and Channel Developing ...


Public Image’s Managing Director, Derek Bbanga on positive image as an essential tool for successful business
10-28-2010 | 15:38:21
In Kenya, East Africa Africa Business Communities met with Derek bdanga, Managing Director of Public Image to discuss the essence of building a good image ...


Eastern Cape pledges support for Census 2011
10-28-2010 | 14:35:08
Eastern Cape Premier, Noxolo Kiviet, delivered a keynote address at the launch of Census 2011 held on Thursday in East London. In her address, Kiviet ...


MSCC Hosts the Second Annual Together for a Better Africa Conference
10-28-2010 | 12:36:04
Mediterranean Smart Cards Company (MSCC), the leading electronic payment processing company, recently hosted nearly 150 high-ranking delegates from across ...


ERTU and Prodea Systems Announce Collaboration in Egypt
10-28-2010 | 12:34:12
ERTU Chooses Prodea Systems to Provide Next Generation Connected Home and on Demand Entertainment Solutions to Millions of Egyptian Households ERTU, Egypt's ...


The Middle East And North Africa Region Leaders Highlight MENA Region’s Growth Potential
10-28-2010 | 12:30:08
The Middle East and North Africa region has the potential to become an emerging market leader, said global and regional leaders in the opening plenary ...


Verizon Expanding IP Network Coverage to Multinationals in Africa
10-26-2010 | 12:58:32
Multinational corporations can take advantage of a new network alliance Verizon has formed with Gateway Business Africa that will expand Verizon Business ...


Reversing Brain Drain is Key to Africa’s Development / Noble Laureate Wole Soyinka at AfDB Eminent Speakers Forum
10-26-2010 | 12:57:17
The first African to win the Nobel Prize in literature, Wole Soyinka, has said that the reversal of Africa’s brain drain is key to the continent’s ...


IFC, Partners Sign Agreement to Improve Access to Finance for Cocoa Farmers in West Africa
10-26-2010 | 12:55:52
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has signed an agreement with the World Cocoa Foundation and the Dutch Sustainable Trade Initiative to explore ...


8th Conference of the African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment (AARSE 2010) opens with the theme “Earth Observation for Africa's Development Agenda”
10-26-2010 | 12:54:07
The 8th African Association of Remote Sensing of the Environment Conference opened at UN-ECA in Addis Ababa gathering distinguished geoscientists, educators, ...


African Women in Business Challenge 2010-2011 is now open
10-26-2010 | 12:28:07
The sector competition organised by BiD Network opens in its second edition. Women entrepreneurs from all African countries are invited to submit their ...


EAC, tripartite partners in conference to drive regional infrastructure development / Nairobi event seeks funding commitments for development of major transport corridors
10-25-2010 | 14:29:35
Countries from the Eastern and Southern Africa (ESA) region meet next week in Nairobi to discuss strategies and funding for development of infrastructure ...


AfDB Mulls African Women Innovation Award
10-25-2010 | 14:27:48
The African Development Bank (AfDB) is considering launching a global competition aimed at identifying women’s projects and women-owned small businesses ...