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Enhance your customers’ experience this joyous season

December 16, 2014 at 10:35

Tips to ensure consistent service quality during the holiday season  The traditional mad holiday rush is upon us and businesses – especially those in retail – need to ensure that […]

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L-R: Boni Haruna, Minister of Youth Development; Sangu Delle, Co-Founder, Cleanacwa, Ghana and Winner Young Person of the Year Award endowed by UBA; Dr. Yinka Adedeji, Divisional Head, E-Banking, UBA Plc; Adebola Williams, Co-Founder of The Future Awards Africa, at the Future Awards ceremony in Lagos.

Youths are Africa’s future- UBA boss

December 15, 2014 at 11:00

The future progress of Africa as a continent is in the hands of its youthful population, Phillips Oduoza, Group Managing Director and CEO of United Bank for Africa (UBA) Plc […]

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IMF Executive Board Completes Second PSI Review for Rwanda and Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation

December 12, 2014 at 14:45

On December 8 2014 the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund completed the second review of Rwanda’s economic performance under the program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI)1 […]

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IMF Executive Board Completes Third PSI Review for Uganda

December 11, 2014 at 12:35

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund today completed the third review of Uganda’s economic performance under the program supported by the Policy Support Instrument (PSI).1 The Board’s decision […]

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Africa is on the cusp of a consumer boom: Now is the time for businesses to invest

December 11, 2014 at 08:45

Africa’s economy predicted to grow by $1.1 trillion – around 50% – to $3.7 trillion by 2019 Over half a billion Africans predicted to be middle class by 2030 Over […]

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Minister of Small Business Development Lindiwe Zulu

SA: Entrepreneurship centre to open in Mpumalanga

December 10, 2014 at 09:14

By– SAnews.gov.za Pretoria – The Department of Small Business Development will launch a centre for entrepreneurship in Mpumalanga at the Gert Sibande Training and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) early […]

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Crowdsourcing With Conscience? Free Taxi For S. African Drinkers

December 9, 2014 at 10:30

Smirnoff Ice hopes to appeal to South African hipsters with a clever app that combines crowdsourcing and a free taxi service, CreativityOnline reports. For three months, people in Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg can use the […]

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Mastercard Foundation announces new University partnerships In Africa

December 9, 2014 at 09:42

At the Talloires Network Leaders Conference, The MasterCard Foundation announced that over 2,300 university students will be able to hit the books in classrooms in Uganda, South Africa and Ghana […]

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Kaberuka receives Lifetime Achievement Award from Forbes Africa

December 8, 2014 at 12:44

, received the Forbes Africa Lifetime Achievement Award on Thursday, December 4 during the magazine’s 4th Annual Person of the Year Awards ceremony in Nairobi, Kenya. In a statement delivered […]

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SA: Doors open for youth in construction

SA: Doors open for youth in construction

December 5, 2014 at 09:56

By– SAnews.gov.za Midvaal – For years Tumelo Alton thought construction was only about pushing bricks in wheelbarrows but the National Human Settlements Youth Brigade Programme has opened his eyes to other career […]

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