African Business Leadership

The company owner, who’s well informed, is more likely to achieve success in the very long run. To have a very good place within the African small business market, it is crucial to get a suitable small business plan. There’s also an issue that numerous companies prefer to receive their people together from different workplaces […]

BBC Strengthens Links in Africa

The commercial arm of the UK’s national broadcaster the BBC gas struck a deal with a South African company called Rapid Blue.  The company is a a rising star in the production world  responsible for the African versions of X-Factor and Pawn Stars.  BBC Worldwide has actually bought an investment stake in the company although […]

Is Africa Suffering From Global Problems?

We often have great news to report on this site with regards the African economy.   There are many positive economic and social stories from across the continent, apart from a few obvious problem areas like Zimbabwe.  However there are some worrying economic indicators that suggest that the growth in Africa is not continuing unaffected […]

ISIS Target African Tourism

Latest figures suggest that the recent terrorist attacks by the Islamic State have had a significant effect on tourism in parts of Northern Africa.   These countries like Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco rely on tourism heavily and millions rely on these visitors to support themselves and their families. The figures make depressing reading, despite an overall […]

Paynet Awarded New Security Certification

Electronic payments supplier Paynet has received the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), a vital security certification in the monetary and payment sector. The award ensures that card management center and the Paynet substitution are safest surroundings managing sensitive payments data belonging to customers, authorities and fiscal institutions. “I can actually say that […]

African Investment – Progress Report

Investor trust in Africa will not enhance this year although petroleum importers will gain as the biggest petroleum exporters were hit by poor costs, a Reuters survey found on Thursday. The predictions are poorer than in the boom years that China’s voracious appetite drove while such growth rates are high by international standards. “East Africa […]