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Philips rehabilitates the Intensive Care Unit department at Machakos Hospital (Kenya)

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Philips rehabilitates the Intensive Care Unit department at Machakos Hospital (Kenya) by undertaking a complete refurbishment and installing lifesaving innovations • Collaboration with Machakos Hospital (the “Hospital”) is part of a tender contract awarded to Philips by the Central Government of Kenya, which will entail the transformation of eleven ICU departments in level 5 hospitals across the country; • The ...

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GIL 2015: Africa – 20 August – Cape Town, SA

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The Global Community of Growth, Innovation and Leadership 20 August, 2015 | The Table Bay Hotel, Cape Town, South Africa In its fifth consecutive year, GIL 2015: Africa continues to bring together a global network of today’s best thinkers, visionaries and thought leaders, learning how to leverage innovation as a resource to address global challenges. Frost & Sullivan are inspired and even more ...

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Where are Africa’s young leaders? At the AfDB Annual Meetings

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On Monday, May 25 in Abidjan, Donald Kaberuka, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), convened African leaders past and present to provoke debate on a vision for the Continent in 50 years’ time. Africa’s best and brightest, including Jean Guy Afrika, Zeinab Camara, Isaac Kwaku Fokou, Ashish Thakkar and Estelle Youssouffa, challenged established leaders Abdourahmane Cissé, Geraldine Fraser-Moleketi, Acha ...

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Africa – A land worth exploring

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Africa Day 2015 was an opportunity to celebrate the development of the African continent as well as consider the various opportunities that it offers – DHL Africa Day 2015 is an opportunity to celebrate the development of the African continent as well as consider the various opportunities that it offers. This is according to Charles Brewer, Managing Director of DHL ...

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Young Nigerian business owners meet to promote entrepreneurship, innovations

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Over 1000 carefully selected entrepreneurs made up of young business owners residing in Nigeria and in the Diaspora will be meeting at the NAF Conference Centre in Abuja on the 3rd – 4th of August for the debut of the highly anticipated Young Nigerians CEO’s Conference and Exhibition 2015. The conference with the theme, “Promoting Entrepreneurship and Innovation in Building ...

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Uganda will host the Kampala Private Equity and Venture Capitalist Conference 2015 from 24th to 25th June 2015

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Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) invites interested Private Equity and Venture Capitalist Firms in Africa to attend this conference Uganda Investment Authority (UIA) (http://www.ugandainvest.go.ug) announces that Uganda will host the Kampala Private Equity and Venture Capitalist Conference 2015 from 24th to 25th June 2015. This will be the first of its kind and will focus on providing alternative sources and financing ...

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Orange launches the 2015 Orange African Social Venture Prize

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This initiative aims to encourage innovative start-up projects which help to accelerate development on the African continent Orange (http://www.orange.com) is launching the call for applications for the 5th edition of the Orange African Social Venture Prize. This initiative aims to encourage innovative start-up projects which help to accelerate development on the African continent. The prize will recognize three projects with ...

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Chase Bank Kenya launches 10B bond

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The Bank intends to raise Kes.3Billion from the 1st tranche with a Green Shoe Option of Kes.2Billion Chase Bank Kenya (https://www.chasebankkenya.co.ke) has today officially launched its Kes.10 Billion Medium Term Multi Currency Note Programme. The launch paves the way for the bank to raise additional capital to strengthen its capital base and support its strategic initiatives. The Note will be ...

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IMF Approves 7-Month Extension of the Stand-By Arrangement for Tunisia

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The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved on May 11, 2015—the decision was taken without an Executive Board meeting 1—a 7 month-extension of Tunisia’s Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) to December 31, 2015. The extension will provide time for the Tunisian authorities to implement the policy measures needed to deliver on forward-looking commitments—notably on the banking and fiscal reforms—which ...

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SA: Department reviews small business programmes

Small Business Development Minister Lindiwe Zulu

By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – The Department of Small Business Development is reviewing all of its programmes, including the Small Enterprise Development Agency (Seda), as well as the Small Enterprise Finance Agency (sefa). “One of the key issues that was raised by Small, Medium and Micro-sized Enterprises (SMMEs) and Co-operatives during our interactions this past year was a need for government ...

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