U.S. oil hits 9-Month low as Libya, Nigeria supply growth weighs
26-06-2017 | 10:59:00
Oil prices tumbled to a nine-month closing low Tuesday on growing supplies out of Libya and Nigeria, hitting shares of Dow Jones industrial average components Exxon Mobil and Chevron.
FirstBank partners Zons PR to sponsor Afrobeat radio show in the US
12-06-2017 | 10:44:43
AfroZons is the first ever Afrobeat show on a major radio FM network in USA. It is a weekly showcase of the latest culture trends, topical conversations and music from Africa.
Nominees Announced for African Banker Awards 2016
10-05-2016 | 11:45:00
The 10th African Banker Awards will be held in Lusaka, Zambia on 25th May. Shortlisted entries across categories have been announced today. Please see full list of nominees for each category below.
[Interview] Kolawole Akinmuyiwa, Managing Partner, Throttle Energy, USA
01-10-2015 | 10:55:00
Kolawole Akinmuyiwa is Managing Partner and Business Developer of oil and gas company, Throttle Energy, Texas, USA. His interview with Nigeria Business Communities:
Powering Africa: Summit set to advance deals and partnerships for Africa's power industries in Washington D.C. this January
12-12-2014 | 11:24:41
Over the last 20 years EnergyNet has co-ordinated investor meetings with some of the most reliable and successful power developers operating on the continent of Africa. Symbion Power, GE, Siemens, Copperbelt, Goldwind, Azura Power, Aldwych, Karpowership, Globeleq, Schneider Electric, ESBi, Transcorp, Chint, China State Grid, Hanergy and others have all been companies that have made long term commitments to the sector and invested in sustainable solutions. These are powerful companies with strong balance sheets backed by some of the biggest banks.
U.S. Appoints GE Africa CEO Into Obama's Advisory Council
14-11-2014 | 12:32:00
Jay Ireland, President and CEO of General Electric Africa (GE Africa) has been named as one of the 15 private sector leaders to President Obama’s Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa.The new appointees represent small, medium, and large companies from a variety of industry sectors. They will provide expert counsel on strengthening U.S partnerships with African countries and leverage opportunities for U.S. companies operating in Africa for the long term.
Sub-Saharan Africa Light Aircraft and Helicopter Reverse Trade Mission
31-10-2014 | 13:52:00
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) is sponsoring a Sub-Saharan Africa Light Aircraft and Helicopter Reverse Trade Mission (RTM), to introduce delegates from across sub-Saharan Africa to U.S. technology and industry best practices in the aviation sector.
Qatar Airways Commences Flights To Djibouti Continuing Its Expansion In Africa
28-10-2014 | 11:20:00
Qatar Airways has continued its expansion in Africa with the launch of services to its latest destination, Djibouti, which began this week. The five-star ...
Afreximbank’s back-to-back trainings to boost African trade
23-10-2014 | 12:59:00
To achieve its mandate of expanding intra- and extra-African trade, the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) is holding a series of back-to-back training ...
Global Corporate Leaders to Discuss Innovative Investing in African Emerging Markets at Frontier 100 Forum in New York City
20-10-2014 | 11:00:00
The Initiative for Global Development (IGD), a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., will convene its Frontier 100 Forum in New York City on ...