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Africa Oil Week to highlight unrivalled opportunities, drive investment and deal-making across Africa

Urdu Point 19 Oct 2021
DUBAI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 19th Oct, 2021) Africa Oil Week, the leading oil and gas show in Africa, has announced a stellar line-up of speakers for the 27th edition, scheduled to be held from 8th and 11th November, 2021, at Madinat Jumeirah in Dubai.

It will be businesses that will fuel all the innovations in outer space, says top Expo official

Gulf News 19 Oct 2021
It’s the business world that will ... A place for business ... The Expo Business Programme has been a key enabler on that front. Last week, it hosted the Global Business Forum Africa where more than 1,700 attendees showed up, mainly from Africa, along with UAE government representatives.

Durban’s new passenger terminal: the changing era of cruising

Independent online (SA) 16 Oct 2021
Africa’s most modern ... So began a new UK-South Africa mail service which would last 120 years ... Huge consignments of mail would arrive every week, with many businesses relying on the punctuality of the service and with letters and parcels filling post office vans across the country.

Business charts roadmap to South Africa’s energy Just Transition

Independent online (SA) 15 Oct 2021
In an ongoing study aimed at clarifying the pathway, the National Business Initiative (NBI), Business Unity South Africa (Busa) and the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) this week said business would support an enhanced level of ambition in the nationally determined contribution ...

Sereetsi at Durban Imbizo

The Voice Botswana 13 Oct 2021
... the special focus of a panel entitled The Collaborators at one of Africa’s biggest music business conferences, The Music Imbizo in Durban.

IABW 2021: Italia Africa Business Week - 5th edition ROME 09-10 October 2021

MENA FN 10 Oct 2021
(MENAFN - African Press Organization) –Building back better together”! This is the slogan of the fifth edition of Italia Africa Business Week (IABW) ( the first and most important ... .

Morocco thrash Guinea Bissau to go top of their World Cup group

Egypt Today 07 Oct 2021
CAPE TOWN, Oct 6 (Reuters) - Morocco romped to a 5-0 home win over Guinea Bissau in Rabat on Wednesday to go top of Africa’s World Cup qualifying Group I at the start of a busy week for the north Africans ... Africa’s qualifiers continue on Thursday with eight more matches and there will be games every day until next Tuesday.

Soccer-Morocco thrash Guinea Bissau to go top of their World Cup group

The Star 07 Oct 2021
CAPE TOWN (Reuters) - Morocco romped to a 5-0 home win over Guinea Bissau in Rabat on Wednesday to go top of Africa’s World Cup qualifying Group I at the start of a busy week for the north Africans. Read full story ... .

Feature: Africa's capital of events sees signs of recovery

Sina 05 Oct 2021
The coastal city in the southwestern tip of the country was awarded the number one city in Africa for business events by International ... "Obviously it helps my work and keeps business on," said Jacobs, who is looking for contents for his blog during Fame Week Africa.

September household food baskets softens off highs

Algeria Times 04 Oct 2021
This week, the Agricultural Business Chamber(Agbiz) chief economist Wandile Sihlobo said South Africa’s consumer food price inflation continued to surprise on the upside ... PMBEJD said South Africa should not dismiss the warning of the updated Food Poverty Line.

SoftBank: A Japanese company betting on Nigeria-based startups

Business Day Online 02 Oct 2021
The firm has joined a league with foreign investors who have indicated an eagerness to expand their businesses into Nigeria and other countries in Africa and take advantage of the continent’s market ... SoftBank’s investment in Andela is the company’s second major investment in Africa following the $400 million Series C round of fintech platform OPay.

Technology initiative aims to bridge Africa’s digital divide

Business Ghana 19 Oct 2021
Little wonder that this 17-year-old Nigerian was chosen to be this year’s youth ambassador for Africa Code Week, the continent’s biggest digital skills youth initiative ... Victory is looking forward to getting involved in this year’s Africa Code Week [1] (ACW), of which she is the official youth ambassador.

Facebook’s 2Africa to become world’s longest subsea cable

The Siasat Daily 29 Sep 2021
Facebook has announced a new segment of subsea cable called 2Africa Pearls, which connects three continents – Africa, Europe, and Asia ... “We continue to invest in subsea cables in Africa and beyond as communities and businesses flourish when there is widely-accessible internet.

National Treasury defends current cost of fuel

Independent online (SA) 28 Sep 2021
SOUTH Africa’s National Treasury says South Africa’s recent Nationally Determined Contribution ... Treasury, in an interview with Business Report last week, said on an international scale, South Africa was somewhere in the middle regarding the size of its levies ... BUSINESS REPORT .