Irena and the city of Abu Dhabi are financing two solar projects in Mauritius...

The International Renewable Energy Agency (Irena) and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) will provide 25 million dollars for the development of solar...

The Suez Canal brings in $ 5 billion in 10 months

Suez Canal sales in Egypt for the first ten months of the 2017-2018 fiscal year ending in June reached about $ 5.1 billion, Finance...

Ivory Coast: Cimaf installs a new factory

The Moroccan cement group Ciment de l'Afrique (Cimaf) will soon start building a cement plant with a capacity of 300,000 tons per year in...

Ivory Coast: Thierry Tanoh accelerates the « electricity for all » program

The Ivorian Minister of Petroleum, Energy and Renewable Energies, Thierry Tanoh, wants to connect 5000 localities at the end of 2018. "The President of the...

Electronic commerce to boost intra-African trade

The African Alliance for Electronic Commerce calls on the countries of the continent to streamline trade with a view to strengthening their competitiveness in...

AccorHotels buys Mövenpick

AccorHotels announced Monday the acquisition of the hotel group Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts for 560 million Swiss francs (482 million euros) in cash, accelerating...

Oil management: World Bank criticizes Chad

While Chad's GDP increased from 220.8 dollars in 2002 to 660.2 in 2005, there has been no economic and social transformation since the discovery...

Forum aims to put Senegal on Africa’s local content map

The African Energy Chamber (AEC) is organizing a forum on local content development in Senegal on September 13th, 2018, in Dakar’s King Fahd Palace. Organized...

Ethiopian Airlines resumes flights to Mogadishu 40 years later

After an interruption in the late 1970s, Ethiopian Airlines announced the resumption of its service to Mogadishu the Somali capital. This return will begin...

Morocco will host the World Tourism Congress

Marrakech was chosen to host the annual World Congress of the International Federation of Journalists and Writers of Tourism (FIJET), scheduled from November 29...

Hilton Launches Big Five to Promote Sustainable Tourism in Africa

The Hilton Group announced on Wednesday, October 3, an initial investment of $ 1 million to promote sustainable travel and tourism in Africa. According to...

Air Sénégal SA: Philippe Bohn’s flight plan

The Air Senegal SA company following the defunct Air Senegal International (ASI), a joint venture with Royal Air Maroc, which went bankrupt in 2009...

BRVM: Status quo at Sonatel

The flagship value of the Regional Stock Exchange, Sonatel presented its results for fiscal year 2018. Thus, the consolidated turnover reached 1022 billion CFA...

Côte d’Ivoire: $ 200 million from the World Bank for the cashew sector

The World Bank has decided on April 11 to grant a loan of 200 million dollars to Côte d'Ivoire as part of a project...