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Kenya: Mango exports to Pakistan expected to start in two weeks

Fresh Plaza 15 Sep 2021
Kenya could make its maiden mango exports to Pakistan in about a fortnight as Nairobi races to endorse a long-delayed trade deal between the two countries ... Kenya’s mangoes have been restricted from accessing the European market due to high cases of fruit flies ... Source. Business Daily Africa. Publication date ....

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Business Day Online 14 Sep 2021
UP has diversified into different businesses including B2C (Business-to-Consumer) ... He also holds a Master Degree in Law, is an Alumnus of Lagos Business School and Cornell University ... Whether it is in business or it is in your private life, the value of integrity should be the same ... Women empowerment tops as ECA hosts West Africa business forum.

Meet the only female ‘pragya’ rider in Cape Coast

Ghana Web 29 Aug 2021
23-year-old Cecilia Hanson is a tricycle rider based in Cape Coast and reportedly the only female in the business. In a chat on SVTV Africa’s Daily Hustle program, Cecilia stated that she had to venture into the business due to inadequate jobs in the regional capital.

S Africa's 2.6-GW renewable tender seen to be oversubscribed - IHS Markit

Renewables Now 24 Aug 2021
South Africa’s latest tender for 2.6 GW of wind and solar capacity has received a ... The projection was made by Kiren Maharaj, chairperson of the South Africa National Energy Association, for IHS Markit’s Net-Zero Business Daily.

Airtel CEO Segun Ogunsanya bags African Business Leader award

Business Day Online 19 Aug 2021
Segun Ogunsanya, Airtel Africa Group CEO-designate, has ... Commenting on the awards, Dr Giami said the awards celebrate grit, purpose, and impact in Africa’s business environment, especially in what continues to be a difficult period for most people due to the impact of coronavirus.

Chinese firm demands billions of shillings from Kenya

Beijing News 12 Aug 2021
Bonface Otieno, writing in Business Daily said that the Africa Star Railway Operation Company Ltd (Afristar), the Chinese company contracted to run the train service, has listed clearing of its debts as a condition before fully transferring operations of standard gauge railway (SGR) to Kenya in May next year.

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Joy Online 05 Aug 2021
Daily Graphic. Africa open for business – AfCFTA General SecretaryLet’s free nation from colonial economic arrangement – President Akufo-Addo says on Founders’ Day. Daily Guide ... The Daily ...

Is the Vodafone share price about to explode?

The Motley Fool 05 Aug 2021
Let’s take a closer look at this business’s hidden potential and whether I should be adding it to my portfolio ... But in places like Africa, it has become the standard method of payment. According to Business Daily Africa, the technology is one of the main catalysts behind the transformation of Kenya’s economy.

Vaccines might be African economies' silver bullet

China Daily 03 Aug 2021
In Kenya, many owners of small and medium-sized enterprises complained of loss of business due to lockdowns and curfews, which cut off their clientele, especially during peak hours, leading to loss of income ... However, the pace of economic recovery depends on the rate at which Africa gets its population fully vaccinated.

Nigerian Parents Living Through Student Abduction Nightmare

The Washington Informer 20 Jul 2021
The families of more than 100 Nigerian children snatched from a school nearly two weeks ago pray for their safe return, according to The Ghana Report on July 17 ... She is allergic to cold ... Armed kidnappings for ransom along highways, and from homes and businesses now make almost daily newspaper headlines in Africa’s most populous country ... ....

COSAFA Cup still on course for Nelson Mandela Bay in July

Independent online (SA) 28 Jun 2021
The President of South Africa, in his address to the Nation on 27 June, was clear in that daily life and business, in particular, should continue”, COSAFA General Secretary Sue Destombes said ... Airport in Johannesburg, and travel for the purposes of business is permitted.

Not a young adult’s world - SA’s youth feeling increasingly anxious about the future

Independent online (SA) 26 Jun 2021
... within business and politics ... In South Africa, 41% of millennials feel discriminated against by government, 36% feel targeted on social media, 34% feel discriminated against by business and 27% feel discriminated against in their workplace or while going about their daily lives.

Truecaller launches Smart SMS feature in Africa

B & FT Online 21 Jun 2021
Commenting on the new addition, Zakaria Abdulkadir Hersi, Director of Business Development & Partnerships Africa at Truecaller said. “Roughly 80% of SMSes one receives daily are from businesses, disengaging users from important/useful messages ... to business names with logos.

The feature will work like a spam filter and help users focus on important messages

Business Ghana 17 Jun 2021
Commenting on the new addition, Zakaria Abdulkadir Hersi, Director of Business Development & Partnerships Africa at Truecaller said. “Roughly 80% of SMSes one receives daily are from businesses, disengaging users from important/useful messages ... to business names with logos.

Fly directly to New York with United’s new Johannesburg route

Independent online (SA) 07 Jun 2021
Mpofu said the inauguration of daily flights by United Airlines is a vote of confidence in South Africa as a safe destination for business and leisure tourism ... Kubayi-Ngubane said the route will boost South Africa's efforts to continue to grow business and leisure tourists' arrivals out of North America.