Latest Business News - Africa

Road built to ease traffic congestion at SGR stations in Kenya

 Kenya now says that access roads to SGR stations in Kenya will be constructed to ease traffic congestion. A 1.5km access road to Miritini Railway Station for instance from the shopping center  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Construction outlook in South Africa is 'moderate'

 This is a result of economic slowdown, poor investor sentiment, high unemployment and a weak currency, which will weigh on construction spending.    The industry's output value in  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Crossing the continent

 South Africa’s Stahl Cranes & Hoists has completed the construction and installation of a two-beam bridge crane in Ghana, more than 10,000km away   Johannesburg-based Stahl  Read More..

Posted on : 21 Jun,2017

Mega water project in Rwanda launched

 Rwanda’s Kicukiro District will soon have increased access to clean water following the launch of a mega water project in the district. The US1.44m water project launched early this week  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017

The Silo: Is this Africa's best new hotel?

 Cape Town's The Silo Hotel -- named after the former grain-silo complex in which it is housed -- opened its doors in March as an instant Cape Town landmark.   From the outside, it's an  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017

Gulu Logistics Hub takes off

 Moses Sabiiti, country director Trade Mark East Africa said Uganda has begun to play a wider logistics role in the Great Lakes region despite its landlocked position.    “For  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017


Serge Rombi reports from Angola   In this series of Focus, we look at Angola. You will find out about the challenges facing a country seeking to diversify its economy: Angola wants to shake  Read More..

Posted on : 20 Jun,2017

Crane Foundation announces $10M expansion for Baraboo HQ

 International Crane Foundation leaders on Saturday unveiled plans for a $10 million expansion to the organization’s headquarters in Baraboo.   ICF Headquarters Operations Vice  Read More..

Posted on : 19 Jun,2017

Bosch Strengthens Commitment to Nigerian Construction industry

 Bosch, a German multinational engineering and electronics company, has promised to work keenly with players in the nation’s construction industry to enhance quality work in the industry  Read More..

Posted on : 19 Jun,2017

Chinese companies powering Ethiopia ambition to become Africa manufacturing hub

  As part of its vision to become the manufacturing hub of Africa, Ethiopia will on Tuesday inaugurate the first phase of its flagship Chinese-built Hawassa Industrial Park.   The  Read More..

Posted on : 19 Jun,2017

Exhibitions In Africa

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