Kenya’s Mobile Money Game Changer

Kenya’s Equity Bank is set to roll out its new mobile money services to customers, thanks to its new innovative slim line SIM technology.

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Africa Geographic tourism hotspots and trends

The results of an online Africa Geographic Travel Survey released last month show that tourists are squarely in favour of the south and east of the continent.

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Nigeria’s growing magnetism for foreign investment

Nigeria’s foreign investment story is a riveting one, with figures escalating at an unprecedented rate as the country’s GDP and reputation as an emerging market mecca continue to grow.

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Who is going to farm Africa’s land?

Unlocking Africa’s agricultural potential is key to allowing the continent’s growing population to benefit from the available resources.

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Africa Brief: EU, southern Africa ink trade partnership and more…

Negotiators for southern African states had agreed a new trade pact with the EU that would give the countries a bigger market for food exports, South Africa’s Trade and Industry Department said on Friday.

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Africa Brief: Ethiopian wine raises cheer for economy and more…

French beverage giant Castel, which bottled its first batch of Ethiopian wine this year, is helping change the way outsiders view the country.

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Why due diligence is of utmost importance in a M&A transaction

In order to make a good investment decision, carrying out due diligence is critical for any potential investor.

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Distance learning – is Africa ready?

At present South Africa is leaps ahead of any other African country in terms of number and variety of distance learning institutions

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The Factors involved in Setting Family Salaries in a Family Firm

The pay structure within a family-run business can be very different to that of other private or investor-owned companies.

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Doing Business in Africa: The Africa Intra-trade Seminar

The Africa Intra-trade Seminar was held on the 10th of July 2014; brought to you by the Southern Africa-Zambia Chamber of Commerce, and proudly hosted by KPMG.

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African Tobacco Farmers Want Their Voices Heard

The International Tobacco Growers’ Association has banded with tobacco farmers in Zimbabwe, Malawi, Zambia, Kenya and South Africa against governmental interventions to their growing and trading practices.

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Kenyan Market Welcomes Emerging Markets Payments

Cairo-based e-payments firm, the Emerging Markets Payments Company, has just launched its Kenyan office in Nairobi, the seventh EMP office in the MEA region, following Cairo, Lagos, Johannesburg, Cape Town, Amman and Dubai.

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