Finance leaders gather for Future Banking Tech West Africa Summit

A preview of the upcoming Future Banking Tech West Africa Summit

Event preview: Africa BFSI Innovation Summit 2019

300+ BFSI professionals to attend Africa BFSI Innovation Summit 2019 organised by Tradepass

APPO and African producers call for unity, cooperation and reform at Cape VII Congress & Exhibition

A preview of APPO Cape VII, being held in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea in April

Countdown to Securex West Africa begins as registration opens

Online Visitor registration is now officially open for those looking to attend Securex West Africa 2019. Taking place from 16 – 17 April 2019 at the Landmark Centre, Lagos, Nigeria, this year organisers have confirmed more than 80 global leading brands will be participating.

Afrocet Montgomery launches the Nigerian Food Event

As the organisers of West Africa’s largest food technology trade show, Propak West Africa, in addition to a portfolio of leading food and hospitality shows in Europe, Afrocet Montgomery is well-positioned in the market to deliver a leading exhibition that can provide its attendees with unique business opportunities, inspiration and networking.

Lisbon to play host to 21st Africa Energy Forum

A preview of the 21st Africa Energy Forum to be held in Portugal this June

Feature: Using technology to boost Africa’s banks

Doina Buruiana, Project Manager at ICC Banking Commission, explains how digitalisation can help alleviate some of the trade finance sector’s longstanding concerns and help banks in Africa to prosper

Event preview: Finnovation Ethiopia 2019

Fintech and the digital banking impact for Africa: Re-imagining banking & financial services at Finnovation Ethiopia 2019

Feature: How OCP Group is cutting sulphur dioxide emissions by 98 percent

OCP Group is implementing new technology at its Jorf Lasfar and Safi industrial platforms that will reduce sulphur dioxide emissions by a massive 98 percent

Expert Eye: Connecting a continent and the role of mobile in Africa

The African telecommunications market is a dynamic one which is fuelling entrepreneurship and driving socioeconomic benefits. However, the diverse landscape presents unique challenges that must be addressed to optimise service delivery

Expert Eye: Will Africa take collateral damage from the brewing China-US trade war?

Adeline Van Houtte of the Economist Intelligence Unit discusses the risks and opportunities of the China-US trade war

ENGIE on Africa’s energy deficit

Yoven Moorooven, CEO of ENGIE Africa, lays out the problem of and solutions to tackling Africa’s energy deficit

Angola Cables: Inside the 6,500-kilometre South Atlantic Cable System

The 6,500-kilometre South Atlantic Cable System is open for business and promises to better connect Africa and the Americas

Q&A: Three Virgin Limited Edition General Managers discuss Africa's luxury travel market

We asked three General Managers of Virgin Limited Edition resorts in South Africa and Kenya for their take on Africa’s luxury hospitality industry

Expert Eye: How can governments boost Africa’s economic growth?

Stephane Colliac, senior economist for Africa at trade credit insurer Euler Hermes, outlines three policy measures African governments can implement to drive growth across the region

IoT can provide the seeds for Africa's growth

While the continent faces a myriad of challenges, the right application of future technology can play a major role in solving these, while also boosting African economies.

Event preview: EnergyWeek Morocco

EnergyWeek Morocco to address Kingdom’s role in strategic investment opportunities in North & West Africa

Q&A: DWF on Africa’s clean energy potential

Christian Hellmund of global law firm DWF explains why Africa is ripe for investment in its abundant potential for renewable energy generation

Feature: How ABB is powering food production productivity in Africa

ABB’s formidable technological expertise is being put to game changing effect across the African continent, not least in the region’s food and beverage industry