Situated in the heart of Rwanda, Kigali is buzzing with possibility and African charm. Home to countless creative startups and tech hubs and supported by a promising investment climate, the dynamic and progressive capital is the perfect setting for the key event boosting trade in Africa – the IATF 2020.
Absa Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) says it is stepping up its capabilities in Transactional Banking to respond to ever changing client needs.
The biggest trade fair event in Africa, IATF brings together more professionals under one roof than any other event of its kind on the continent. This year, the theme is “Building Bridges for a Successful AfCFTA” focusing on the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA).
Ironically, the exact efforts to protect jobs from technology may end up being the biggest cause of job losses in the future.
Africa Investment Forum: A robust pipeline of deals valued at billions of US dollars will be on the table
Already, a robust pipeline of deals valued at billions of US dollars, in energy, cross-border infrastructure, agriculture will be tabled.
“The Africa Investment Forum, with its high-level, well-focused audience, ranks among the best. Its strength is that it is very transaction-oriented, argues Alain Ebobissé, CEO of Africa50.
CNBC Africa annual corporate golf challenge, hosted at the Houghton Golf Club, delivered a top-tier day of networking, prize giving a great golfing experience. This gold challenge is part of an initiative to raise funds for the ABN Education Trust....
The new ‘HUGO BOSS’ yacht, which has just been unveiled and set sail through London's iconic Tower Bridge for the christening ceremony, will make its first voyage when Thomson competes in the Transat Jacques Vabre race from France to Brazil, starting on October 27, 2019.
A panel session at the ongoing 59th Annual General Conference of the Nigerian Bar Association focused on space law, exploration and research in Nigeria and the benefit it presents to the country. To discuss his takeaways from the panel session Bart Nnaji, Chairman and CEO of Geometric Power and former Minister of Power in Nigeria joins CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole for more.
This Friday will see the inaugural Forbes Woman Africa Regional Forum happen right here in Kigali, Rwanda. The event is expected to bring together around 250 influential women leaders from around East Africa. One of the key organisers – Managing Editor of Forbes Africa and Forbes Women Africa, Renuka Methil joins CNBC Africa for more.
FORBES WOMAN AFRICA is excited to announce the inaugural FORBES WOMAN AFRICA Regional Forum (https://www.ForbesAfrica.com/) in association with Mastercard, a Leading Wom
The show which is renowned for interviewing the African continent's billionaires and millionaires on their most challenging day ever in business has raised the bar by venturing into global business world to assemble a league of some of the richest and most successful African American moguls.
With the change in South Africa’s leadership and the recent elections, SingularityU South Africa aims to stimulate South Africa’s economy, encourage employment and growth, through embracing exponential technologies at the inaugural Exponential Finance Summit on 29 and 30 May 2019.
HUGO BOSS and Porsche have partnered to bring an action-packed racing experience to the streets of the world’s major cities through Formula E.
The Anzisha Summit hopes to drive new research, discussion and policy around the demand-side of employment by deeply exploring entrepreneurship as a career -particularly for students of high potential.
Here’s how you can explore endless horizons with offshore solutions to meet your global investment needs
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The aim for one of the world's leading in logistics and supply-chain management companies is to develop innovative leaders.
The future of banking in Africa will be about solving genuine customer problems by harnessing innovation.
The movement is gathering momentum globally and seeks to actively involve men and boys in a movement that was originally conceived as "a struggle for women by women".
For the last 100 years, Sanlam has been 100% committed to investing in Africa’s potential.
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Accenture is on the hunt to find Africa’s top tech start-up superstars – the digital pioneers solving critical challenges with technology across the continent. It’s a search for Africa’s big thinkers and big doers – visionaries who fearlessly push the boundaries of progress to shift African innovation to the next level.
Nigeria's journey to self-sufficiency in cement production received a boost as infrastructure and foods conglomerate, BUA Group commissioned its 1.5 million metric-tonne per annum Kalambaina facility in Sokoto State. CNBC Africa brings you highlights of the event which saw a convergence of Nigeria's public and private sector.
How Cameroonian social entrepreneur Jim Bakoume is creating solutions that solve communal challenges
Jim Bakoume, a Cameroonian entrepreneur established Splufic Studio, a forward-thinking space that seeks to design digital experiences that puts people first. This is how he does it...
If the Southern African Development Community (SADC) is to take full advantage of the 4th Industrial Revolution its policies have to change to fall in line with global movements.
KLM Empowered aims to transform South African businesses from the inside out, by unlocking the talent pipeline of every individual’s innate greatness.
Zoom has gained an incredible amount of popularity, but that popularity comes at a cost. The company is under intense scrutiny now that hundreds of millions of people are using the platform. But Zoom is in the game for the long haul, if it can surviv
Dubai based Phanes Group is an end-to-end solar power provider operating across Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. CEO Martin Haupts says the Phanes Group is a truly Dubai home-grown company. CNBC Africa's Chris Bishop caught up with him in Dubai and asked how Dubai is serving as a springboard for the company and their work in Africa.
President of the Nigerian Medical Association, Francis Faduyile says it will be pretty difficult for Nigeria's health system to cope in the event of a large number of COVID-19 infections. He further notes that low health budgets over the years has made Nigeria's health system weak. CNBC Africa's Christy Cole caught up with him to assess the preparedness of Nigeria's health system against the COVID-19 pandemic....
The 4th Global Gender Summit was organized by the African Development Bank and co-hosted by the government of Rwanda under the theme “Unpacking constraints to Gender Equality”. At the event, the African Development Bank and its partners officially launched the Risk Sharing Facility of the Affirmative Finance Action for Women In Africa, as the continent moves a step closer to bridging the financing gap that exists for women. CNBC Africa’s Kenneth Igbomor reports....
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"Extraordinary times call for extraordinary measures. As such, it can no longer be business as usual".- Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank