Newsfeeds Africa Business Communities

  1. Pangea opens applications for its Startup Connect Programme

    Pangea, a Norwegian platform connecting African startups with international investment and expertise has opened applications for its Startup Connect Programme.
  2. EABC-EATP sign agreement to champion growth of the EAC tourism sector

    The East African Business Council and East African Tourism Platform have signed a memorandum of understanding geared to market the EAC bloc as a single and most attractive tourist destination.
  3. ECA, ICC launch centre of entrepreneurship in Africa

    The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) have jointly launched Centres of Entrepreneurship in Africa, under the theme, ‘Creating Livelihoods for Inclusion’.
  4. TalkCounsel introduces the gig economy in the Nigerian legal industry

    As legal practice in Nigeria continues to grow in size and capacity, and considering the current state of the world, it is evident that a conflation of law and technology should take place.
  5. APICORP unveils ESG policy framework to support energy transition in the MENA region

    The Arab Petroleum Investments Corporation (APICORP), an energy-focused multilateral development bank, unveiled its new ESG policy framework to support energy transition in its member countries and beyond.
  6. Hapag-Lloyd expands presence in Morocco with opening of new office

    Hapag-Lloyd announced it opened its own offices in Morocco. With this additional presence in the country, the company continues to realize its growth ambitions in the most attractive markets of North Africa.
  7. Kenyan women entrepreneurs bet on online platforms to boost growth

    A group of trailblazing Kenyan women are carving their own paths to success. From doctors to content creators, they are using the power of online platforms to amplify their voices and help others flourish.
  8. Radisson Hotel Group on track to reach 50 hotels in North Africa by 2025

    Radisson Hotel Group, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, has set a record in its North African expansion, with the signing of nine hotels, to date this year. 
  9. [Kenya] KenGen gets the nod to sell four million tonnes of carbon credits

    Kenya Electricity Generating Company PLC (KenGen) has been cleared to sell an equivalent of 4.6 million tonnes of carbon emissions earned over the last 18 months.
  10. Vodacom installs solar-powered sites in South Africa to reduce carbon emissions

    As part of Vodacom’s energy and carbon management strategy and commitment to reducing its impact on the environment, Vodacom has installed new solar-powered sites in Polokwane, Vereeniging and Bloemfontein.