Africa’s outlook is positive,’ African Development Bank tells Indian investors and officials

The African Development Bank and India have a long-standing strategic partnership dating back almost 40 years to 1982ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, August 14, 2020/ -- The groundwork has been laid for Indian investors who are looking to invest in Africa.During a recent virtual conference hosted by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) and its partners, officials …

Africa: Awakening the entrepreneurial spirit of every young African is key to continent’s future, development leaders agree

The webinar, themed Investing in Africa’s Future: Youth Empowerment Through Entrepreneurship, invited a range of private and public sector representatives to discuss the challenges young African entrepreneurs faceABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, August 14, 2020/ -- The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) joined a number of development leaders in calling for greater support of youth entrepreneurship during a …

Africa: “After the Crash – What’s Next?” Africa Oil Week releases two reports, created in collaboration with Wood Mackenzie

Posing the question “what’s next?”, the reports look at what has changed in the upstream and offer future projectionsLONDON, United Kingdom, August 13, 2020/ -- Africa Oil Week (www.Africa-OilWeek.com) has launched two complimentary reports, produced in association with Wood Mackenzie. Both assess the impact of the latest supply and demand crisis in oil and gas …

Travel and Lifestyle Essentials: Whether it’s a family visit or a staycation Canon has it covered

Canon has selected a collection of products which provide outstanding photo and video capabilities, perfect for those hoping to capture their memories at home or awayDUBAI, United Arab Emirates, August 13, 2020/ -- With lockdown easing around the world, people are now venturing further than they have in months. A well-earned holiday is increasingly an …

Africa Energy Forum 2020 joins forces with the African Utility Week & POWERGEN Africa and Oil & Gas Council’s Africa Assembly to host Digital Energy Festival for Africa

Under the theme ‘The 5th Industrial Revolution,’ the Africa Energy Forum agenda will look ahead to the digitalization of the energy sectorLONDON, United Kingdom, August 13, 2020/ -- The event will take place online from 20th October – 26th November 2020. The digital platform will allow attendees to access content and networking offerings across all three market leading …

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Sombank Selects Temenos Cloud-Native Technology to Deliver Digital Islamic Banking Services in Somalia

Temenos technology will enable Sombank to accelerate digital transformation and offer a unified banking experience to customers in branch and onlineGENEVA, Switzerland, August 13, 2020/ -- Sombank selects Temenos Islamic Banking (www.Temenos.com) to create innovative financial products to help with the country’s economic growth, leveraging the market-leading capabilities of Temenos Infinity and Temenos Transact; Temenos cloud …

Africa: Dr. Robert N. Erlich Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Robert will be advising and supporting the Chamber’s work within its Exploration CommitteeJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 13, 2020/ -- American geologist and oil expert Robert Erlich has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Robert will be advising and supporting the Chamber’s work within its Exploration Committee.Robert brings decades of …

Africa: Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

Rolake will be advising and supporting the African Energy Chamber within its Investment and Energy Transition CommitteesJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 13, 2020/ -- Leading and prominent African energy expert and finance executive Rolake Akinkugbe-Filani has joined the African Energy Chamber’s (www.EnergyChamber.org) Advisory Board for 2020 and 2021. Rolake will be advising and supporting the African …

Africa: Standard Chartered and Airtel Africa form partnership to drive financial inclusion across Africa

Standard Chartered and Airtel Africa will work together to co-create new, innovative products aimed at enhancing the accessibility of financial servicesThe popular telecom operator and network provider, Airtel, announced today alongside their new partners Standard Chartered, a new collaboration in Dubia, August 13th 2020. The move was partly meant to meet the growing demand amongst …

Africa: Nosizwe Nokwe-Macamo Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory Board

If you cannot read that message click here.APO Group content is copyright free and can be republished at will.Egalement disponible en Français PRESS RELEASENosizwe Nokwe-Macamo Joins the African Energy Chamber’s Advisory BoardNosizwe will be advising and supporting the work of the Chamber within its Natural Gas and Local Content committeesJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, August 12, 2020/ -- South African businesswoman, …