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African trading platform WaystoCap raises $3M right after graduating Y Combinator – TechCrunch

African trading platform WaystoCap raises $3M right after graduating Y CombinatorTechCrunchCross-border commerce platform WaystoCap has raised new funding to expand its reach in Africa, the startup confirmed to TechCrunch today. A recent graduate from …


June 7, 2017 0

5 reasons #TradeMatters for Africa – International Chamber of Commerce

5 reasons #TradeMatters for Africa
International Chamber of Commerce
The African continent is home to over a quarter of the world’s population yet only accounts for around 3% of global trade. On the occasion of ICC’s World Trade Agenda Day in Nairobi, Kenya, business leaders are discussing how trade can spur jobs and …

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June 7, 2017 0

China ensures its position in Africa by pouring billions into infrastructure and education – ABC Online


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China ensures its position in Africa by pouring billions into infrastructure and education
ABC Online
China’s growing global influence now reaches deep into Africa — at a time when Western powers are retreating from the continent. The relationship is critical to China’s economic future as it sources much of its energy and resources from Africa. To


June 6, 2017 0

Israel’s high-tech diplomacy in Africa – CNBC


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Israel’s high-tech diplomacy in Africa
CNBC
Israel is paying renewed attention to Africa over the last few years, not only as a diplomatic arena and an area of cooperation on security but also as an increasingly important market for its companies, with an emphasis on high-tech. Prime Minister
Five reasons Israelis should care about improved ties with AfricaThe Jerusalem Post

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June 6, 2017 0

The global alcohol business is expanding in Africa and that’s bad news for health – Quartz


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The global alcohol business is expanding in Africa and that’s bad news for health
Quartz
The alcohol industry is doing exactly what the tobacco industry did several decades ago to ensure growth and increase profits: expanding into Africa as an underdeveloped market. As a result, exposure to alcohol in African countries is expected to

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May 25, 2017 0

Piracy threat returns to African waters – CNN

CNNPiracy threat returns to African watersCNNBMP4 encourages vessels to register with the Maritime Security Centre Horn of Africa (MSCHOA) before entering the HRA, to report to a military liaison daily while in the area, and to implement protection mea…


May 25, 2017 0

African communities celebrate Africa Day in Tshwane – Citizen


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African communities celebrate Africa Day in Tshwane
Citizen
Human Sciences Research Council (HSRC) Africa Week programme will culminate on Thursday with the celebration of Africa Day. “This year’s celebration will comprise two sessions that run concurrently, one at Kara Heritage Institute and the other at …


May 25, 2017 0

Music In Africa Foundation | Music In Africa – Music In Africa

Music In Africa Foundation | Music In AfricaMusic In AfricaThe Music In Africa portal is owned and governed by the Music In Africa Foundation, a non-profit organization formed on 27 July 2013 in Kenya. The Foundation …and more »


May 24, 2017 0