SA’s SMEs vital for development

  By: Thandisizwe Mgudlwa - AfricanBrains - 28 May 2012 A new finding has revealed that the Small and Medium Enterprises sector of South Africa is rising...

IMF executive board approves three-year, US$28.3 million extended credit facility arrangement and US$14.2 million...

The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) today approved a new arrangement for The Gambia under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) in...

World Refugee Day 20 June in Soweto!

On 20th June, UNHCR together with partners will be commemorating World Refugee Day in Soweto. The event features a performance by the Soweto Gospel...

Airtel to invest USD 100 million in Rwanda

Manoj Kohli, CEO & Joint MD, Bharti Airtel, met with His Excellency the President of Rwanda to discuss the telecommunication company’s progress in the...

Launch of the 2012 African Economic Outlook

Special theme: Promoting Youth Employment All data on AfricanEconomicOutlook.org will be available as of 10:00 EAT (CEST/UTC+2) Monday, 28 May, 2012 to coincide with the...

Ethiopia’s National Day

On behalf of President Obama and the people of the United States, I am delighted to send best wishes to the people of Ethiopia...

AU Comissioner reports on progress in implementation of CARMMA at the globalpower women’s meeting

African Union Commissioner for Social Affairs, Advocate Bience Gawanas has said that the Campaign on Accelerated Reduction of Maternal Mortality in Africa (CARMMA) shows...

Chairperson Ping: the spirit of global pan-Africanism must prevail in the African family

“Our presence here today marks the celebration and fulfillment of the dreams and visions of our illustrious predecessors such as Marcus Garvey, Sylvester Williams,...

Pre-Eighth African governance forum (AGF-VIII)

More than 80 participants drawn from the five regions of Africa will gather for the Pre-Eighth African Governance Forum (AGF-VIII) multi-stakeholder Sub-Regional Forum on...

Africa Day 2012 – Celebrating the Diversity and Potential of the African Continent

A weekend of celebrations to mark Africa Day got underway in cities around the country today, with free festivals, film screenings, concerts and children’s...

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