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With its purchase of Whole Foods, is Amazon's goal to revolutionise food distribution?

Isabelle Chaboud

On 20 March 2018, Amazon became the second most valuable company in the world, with a market capitalisation exceeding $768
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IATA: global standards, operational data answer to future safety
According to Alexandre de Juniac, director general and CEO of the International Air Transport Association (IATA), over the next 20 years, there will be a near doubling of passengers... read
Nigeria's TradeDepot secures $3m Series A round

Tom Jackson

Nigerian startup TradeDepot, an innovative SaaS platform for FMCG distribution in Africa, has secured a $3m Series A round led by Partech Ventures' recently launched Africa Fund to expand in Nigeria and launch in other countries... read
UKZN launches the Trade, Investment Promotions and Economic Development Programme in Durban and Johannesburg!

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The Trade, Investment Promotion and Economic Development Programme (TIPED) is designed to provide a seamless pipeline to build South Africa's capacity to lead and manage strategic and sustainable investment... read
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SunCycles getting Namibia moving with "e-bikes"

Tom Jackson

"For a country with inadequate public transport systems and a general cultural aversion towards bicycles, the uptake in Namibia has been surprisingly good." read
Seychelles' main harbour to get upgrade
The European Investment Bank, the European Union, and the Seychelles Ports Authority have entererd into an agreement to finance the rehabilitation and expansion of the commercial part of the Port Victoria harbour... read
Inaugural Africa Blue Economy Forum to coincide with World Oceans Day
More than 150 delegates and speakers are expected to attend the inaugural Africa Blue Economy Forum... read
Parliament passes bill to regulate e-hailing services
Transport Minister Blade Nzimande has welcomed the passing of the National Land Transport Amendment Bill by the National Assembly... read
Sweden's new road powers electric vehicles - what's the environmental impact?

Rick Greenough

Sweden has built the first smart road that will allow electric vehicles to charge as they drive... read
AfricArena World Tour to select startups in top African tech cities
The Cape Town-based AfricArena event, to be held in partnership with Wesgro and Silicon Cape, will be hosting a "World Tour" in May to select startups to pitch at the event in November... read
Call for applications: Google Deep Learning Indaba
Applications are now open for the second Deep Learning Indaba which aims to strengthen the foundations of African machine learning and to increase the participation of African researchers in the field... read
Can I get your attention!

Jared Molko

It's been six months since I left my comfy job at a giant, well-known tech company and I've had a decent amount of time to reflect. It was an experience for which I will always be grateful... read
'Viking Grace' Becomes The World's First #Passenger Ship With Rotor Sail #shipping...
This Chinese AI start-up is now the world's most valuable #China #AI
How to fly the best first-class seats in the world for less than economy
RT @MickiMaynard: When you've never had decent transit, it's very hard to convince people what life could be like with it.
United Airlines will resume shipping pets but with some breeds barred
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