Newsfeeds Africa Business Communities

  1. [South Africa] Fred Footwear trains eyes on Mozambique

    An Eastern Cape company is on a mission to search for an export market for its footwear products in Mozambique.
  2. Fashionomics Africa moving the continent up the textile and clothing value chain

    Stakeholders in the textile and clothing industry have described Fashionomics Africa as a veritable platform to tap Africa’s huge potential for fashion.
  3. Elgon Kenya partners with Dutch based Interchemie to provide world class animal health products

    Agro input company Elgon Kenya’s newly launched animal health department has entered into partnership with Netherlands based Interchemie a global powerhouse in animal health.
  4. TriLinc Global Impact Fund approves $37.5 million in loans to companies operating in Sub Saharan Africa

    TriLinc Global Impact Fund has approved $37.5 million in loan and trade finance transactions with companies operating in Sub-Saharan Africa, Latin America, and Southeast Asia.
  5. eBay partners with Mall for Africa to avail African handmade goods to US

    eBay Inc.,a global commerce leader, and Mall for Africa, Africa’s global e-commerce and m-commerce platform, have announced a strategic partnership that further boosts the sale of handmade African products into the United States.
  6. [South Africa] SEACOM acquires MacroLan to extend fibre reach in the Western Cape

    Pan-African telecom enabler, SEACOM, has acquired Cape Town-based Internet service provider and managed services provider, MacroLan.
  7. Nigeria positioned for international oil and gas dominance despite sector challenges, Siemens

    By embracing a digital revolution in its oil and gas facilities, Nigeria could propel itself from the shadows of persistent underperformance to become a global energy powerhouse.
  8. Masisizane fund boosts women entrepreneurs to benefit South Africa

    Women are an undervalued force in South Africa’s economy. To grow their positive impact the Masisizane Fund, an Old Mutual South Africa initiative has a strong focus on empowering women entrepreneurs.
  9. UNIDO and Huajian Group partner to promote vocational and technical training in Africa

    The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the Huajian Group have agreed to work together to promote vocational and technical education and training in Africa.
  10. SADC can create a prosperous environment for citizens and especially the youth, Economic Commission for Africa

    Africa cannot afford to leave its development agenda to the whims of unpredictable factors that are beyond its control, Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) Executive Secretary, Vera Songwe has said.