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Next-generation antimalarial treatment

Novartis has announced that it will further expand its long-standing partnership with Medicines for Malaria Venture (MMV) to develop next-generation antimalarial treatments.

3 days ago

Coca-Cola unveils new $130 million bottling plant in Mozambique
Coca-Cola unveils new $130 million bottling plant in Mozambique

Coca-Cola Sabco last week announced the official opening of its world-class bottling facility in Matola Gare, near Maputo, Mozambique. This opening is part of the company's ongoing investment in world-class manufacturing capabilities on the African continent.

20 Jun 2016

MTN Group appoints new CEO
MTN Group appoints new CEO

The MTN Group Board advises that following the successful resolution of the Nigerian dispute, it has completed the review of its governance and management structures and appointed a new group president and CEO.

20 Jun 2016

MTN sets sight on cementing relationship with Nigeria
MTN sets sight on cementing relationship with Nigeria

MTN will take steps to repair its battered reputation not only in Nigeria, but across most of the 22 markets in which it operates. The company has been accused of avoiding tax by practising illegitimate transfer pricing, which moves profits from source to tax havens, thus robbing states of tax revenues.

By Sikonathi Mantshantsha 20 Jun 2016

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#TRENDING: What do an umbrella, a shark and a house plant have in common?

The influential Consumer Goods Forum was held in Africa for the first time, 15-17 June 2016 - and naturally, the focus was on doing business in Africa. These are the top 10 retail and consumer trends that investors have to take a note of, that were raised at the summit:

By Louise Marsland 20 Jun 2016