Thursday, January 11, 2018

Rwanda, DR Congo implement crucial cross-border scheme despite hurdles

By Gashegu Muramira - She rocks her baby, rubbing its back as she softly sings a lullaby in the Congolese language of Lingala. Aline Tswala turns...

Africa in 2018: what to expect

by Kieron Monks -- (CNN) History was being made across the continent in 2017. From the end of an era to the realization of grand ambitions,...

Emerging Technologies: new revenue opportunities for African Telcos

Although Africa's largest telco operators are generally showing growth in their customer bases, it is public knowledge that revenue growth has somewhat stalled to...

Africa’s rebound demands bolder strategies than ever before

Manufacturers and retailers seeking to stay one step ahead in Africa’s complex markets need to move beyond ‘business as usual’ - they simply cannot...

What $2,000-a-Month Will Get You in Africa’s 10 Biggest Cities

By Steve Siboe Africa’s real estate industry is flourishing on a daily basis. However, in recent times, various factors, most of which are economic-based, have caused...

African Cities must adopt holistic approach to Tourism Growth

Tourism is a catalyst for economic growth in Africa - a key theme during the UN World Cities Day celebrated today around the world....

NSBC releases findings of the 2017 National Small Business Survey

According to the National Development plan, the SME community is expected to provide 90% of new employment opportunities by 2030. This makes SMEs the...

African countries offer major investment opportunities: New Report

China's Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) is stepping up a gear, with new BRI-related projects estimated to be worth US $350 billion* over the...