Saturday, August 24, 2019

Africa and Asia Leading USA and Europe in Payments Innovation

Today marks the launch of the Payments Innovation Jury Report 2015: The Insider’s View to FinTech (view here), new research which provides insight into...

Air Travel: East Africa Rising

Analysis of International air travel to East Africa this year (January to August) by ForwardKeys, a company that predicts future travel patterns by crunching...

Top African Destinations this Season

The festive season in Africa also marks the highest season in the tourism industry, as demand for getaway destinations in the continent surges. According...

Madagascar’s fast internet fuels outsourcing boom

By Emilie Filou | Quartz Africa In a large, open-space office, employees are busy processing promotional coupons for a well-known supermarket chain; a few cubicles down, their...

Diamonds are from Africa

According to Shimansky’s History of Diamonds in South Africa the global history of diamonds dates back around 3.3 billion years, but diamonds were only discovered...

Supermarket surge on the cards for Cote D’ivoire

Despite Cote d’Ivoire still being dominated by a traditional trade retail base, the Nielsen Shopper World Conference held in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire has found...

Meet Africa’s best mayors—they are behind the transformation of the continent’s...

The roles of Africa’s mayors vary greatly according to country. They could be responsible for providing basic environmental, planning, public health, roads and waste services, or may just...

What’s the best African Country to start a Business?

Mauritius – Positioned in the Indian Ocean with strong cultural and commercial links to India, China and the east coast of Africa, Mauritius has...