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World Bank Study: Entrepreneur Training Focused on Mindset Proves More Effective Than Traditional Business...

New World Bank study, jointly released with the National University of Singapore Business School, and Leuphana University today reveals that psychology-based entrepreneur training programs...

The Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa: From political commitment to actions on the...

African leaders, UN officials, and representatives of international finance institutions and of the private sector met on Thursday, September 21 at the United Nations...

AfDB, AU, UN agencies pledge more action for Africa’s industrial transformation

The African Development Bank (AfDB) on Thursday, September 21, 2017, joined partners from the African Union Commission, African governments, key United Nations agencies and...

Africa’s best-kept secret is Namibia

“Africa’s best-kept secret is Namibia. I personally welcome you.” by Dr. Hage Geingob, President of Namibia Many African nations aspire to attract foreign investment and hope to...

Opinion: Time for Africa to revisit its trade systems, not just monetary policy

By Ladislas Ngendahimana - Last week, I published an opinion in The New Times, in which I suggested that reforms by the African Union should consider...

All set for continental aviation summit in Kigali, organisers say

All is set for Rwanda to host the forthcoming 49th annual African Airlines Association (AFRAA) general assembly and summit, organisers have said. The event...

A unified and assertive Africa Union will benefit everyone – Kagame

Rwandan President Paul Kagame who is currently leading the African Union reforms process called for support towards the initiative noting that a more effective...

Opinion: Rwanda’s homegrown political model guarantees progress and stability

By Kim Kamasa - In their rush to judgment, many foreign political commentators and media practitioners often times miss the salient features that make Rwanda such...

WWF partners with AfDB on the Africa Nationally Determined Contributions Hub

The Wide World Fund for Nature (WWF) and the African Development Bank have joined forces to advance the work of the Africa Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs)...

Rwandan alternative packaging industry Eyes external market

Rwanda’s import-export gap in packaging could be reduced as local alternative packaging manufacturers seek to tap into regional market such as Kenya, which recently...