Nigeria Still Attractive for Investment Despite PSC Terms, Says ExxonMobil

The Managing Director of ExxonMobil in Nigeria, Mr. Paul McGrath, yesterday, said that the Nigerian oil industry and the economy in general, were still...

World Export Development Forum Opens in Ethiopia

The World Export Development Forum (WEDF) was opened in Addis Ababa today under the theme “Trade and Invest in One Africa.”

Ghana, Boeing Sign MoU for Three 787 Dreamliners

Boeing and the Republic of Ghana announced today that the country intends to re-launch an airline starting with the 787-9 Dreamliner. The parties signed a memorandum of...

East Africa continues to develop as important gas hub

East Africa and the Indian Ocean have witnessed substantial discoveries of oil and gas in in the last decade, but the full potential of...

China Telecom deploys PoP at Africa Data Centres’ South Africa facility

Africa Data Centres has announced it has extended its partnership with China Telecom Global through the deployment of a China Telecom POP...

Farm Africa launches project targeting 130,000 forest coffee producers in Ethiopia

Farm Africa has launched a new project to help more than 130,000 forest coffee producers in Ethiopia’s Oromia regional state improve their livelihoods by increasing...

Zimbabwe to enforce ‘use it or lose it’ policy for mining assets

Zimbabwe will vigorously enforce a policy to force companies to develop their mining assets and not keep the land for speculative purposes, mines minister...

Africa’s Richest Man Aliko Dangote to Invest $60 mln in Cement Industry in Togo

Aliko Dangote, Africa’s richest man, has concluded plans to invest roughly $60 million in Togo in the construction of a cement manufacturing facility.

Museveni Urges African Countries to Promote Trade

President Yoweri Museveni has urged African countries to promote trade as one of the strategies that will ensure the survival of the continent and...

Ethiopia to Host All African Leather Fair and African Sourcing Fashion Week 2019

All African Leather Fair (AALF) and African Sourcing and Fashion Week (ASFW) will take place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 9-17 November 2019.

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China Remains Dev’t Partner of Africa: AUC

China remains one of the strategic development partners for structural transformation in Africa, the African Union Commission (AUC) said. A two-day conference...

Ethiopian Airlines named CAPA Airline of the Year

Ethiopian Airlines, IndiGo and Qantas Airways received the top airline awards at the 2015 CAPA Aviation Awards for Excellence, held on 7-Oct-2015 in Helsinki as part of CAPA’s 2015 World Aviation Summit. Athens, Budapest and Vancouver were...

COMESA, EU sign €8.8 million to support private sector competitiveness

The European Union and COMESA signed 8.8 million Euros Contribution Agreement to increase private sector participation in sustainable regional and global value chains through...