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  1. Aviation experts push for a Model Bilateral Air Services Agreement

    Aviation officials from the Eastern Africa-Southern Africa and Indian Ocean region are making steady progress in reviewing and having a model Bilateral Air Services Agreement (BASA) that conforms with the provisions of the Yamoussoukro Decision of 1999.
  2. [South Africa] Adenia Partners acquires last mile delivery services company The Courier Guy

    Through the acquisition, Adenia will look to capitalise on the significant growth opportunities within South Africa's last-mile delivery sector, driven by the exponential growth of e-commerce.
  3. IATA and The Weather Company to provide enhanced turbulence-related weather data to airlines

    With this enhancement, participating airlines will soon be able to access Eddy Dissipation Rate (EDR) turbulence data directly through Fusion and Pilotbrief tools by The Weather Company.
  4. [South Africa] Volkswagen Group Africa unveils R20 million airbag deployment centre

    The new facility will boost the plant’s airbag testing capacity to 150% of its previous output.
  5. Lilium Group and Didier Drogba Foundation are now co-owners of Team Drogba in the E1 World Championship

    Lilium Group, the parent company of Vista Group the African financial services group, and the Didier Drogba Foundation announce that they are co-owners of Team Drogba in the E1 World Championship.
  6. DFC reaffirms commitment to scaling investment in African infrastructure and critical minerals

    Deputy Chief Executive Officer (DCEO) Nisha Biswal traveled to South Africa and Zambia as part of the largest U.S. government delegation to Mining Indaba and the first Lobito Corridor Investors Forum and to deepen DFC’s investments on the continent.
  7. Radisson Hotel Group targets 50 percent portfolio expansion in West and Central Africa by 2030

    These hotel signings included new market entries into The Gambia with Radisson Blu Beach Resort & Spa, Banjul and Radisson Hotel Benin City in Nigeria.
  8. TradeMark Africa partners with global organizations to boost international trade

    With TMA funding of $4 million, IOTA developed TLIP, a system built on the distributed ledger technology providing a transparent and secure electronic exchange of trade information in international supply chains.
  9. [South Africa] Sasol and Transnet announce rail transport partnership

    Under the five-year agreement, Transnet will deliver ammonia from Sasol’s Secunda and Sasolburg facilities to the company’s customers through a dedicated fleet of 128 ammonia tankers. In turn, Sasol will fund Transnet’s maintenance and repair programme for the fleet.
  10. Uber is the world's most valuable mobility brand, study

    Uber remains the world's most valuable mobility brand, with a 28% increase in brand value to $29.7 billion, according to the latest report by Brand Finance, the global brand valuation consultancy.