South African disruptors and innovative businesses are using technology, among other innovations, to expand into territories in Africa previously fraught with countless barriers to entry. They are acting local, but thinking global.
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The African Development Bank Annual Meetings concluded with consensus on ways to fast-track regional integration towards a new phase in African prosperity. Around 2,000 delegates gathered in Malabo, Equatorial Guinea, to discuss regional integration after the milestone African Continental Free Area (AfCFTA) was endorsed earlier this year.
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African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina urged African governments to work toward the elimination of non-tariff barriers at the 2019 African Development Bank Annual Meetings Open session last week.
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The APO Group African Women in Media Award has been launched to recognise support of female journalists for women's entrepreneurship in Africa. The winner will receive a USD 2,500 cash prize, an all-expenses paid trip to a prestigious International Women's Forum, and online courses from one of the most respected international universities.
14 Jun 2019