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African industrialisation and intracontinental trade can lead to an employment boom
African industrialisation and intracontinental trade can lead to an employment boomArticle

Africa has the opportunity to follow in the footsteps of Asia's manufacturing giants over the next decade, and reinvent itself as the world's next production powerhouse, says KAS Africa CEO Vinny Perumal...

Issued by KAS Africa 13 hours ago

SA surf brand Mami Wata crowdfunds for international expansion
SA surf brand Mami Wata crowdfunds for international expansionArticle

South African surf brand, Mami Wata, is raising growth capital through European equity crowdfunding platform Crowdcube to scale the business abroad...

29 Apr 2021

The AfCFTA must be used in Africa's development agenda
The AfCFTA must be used in Africa's development agendaArticle

The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) must be seen as a pillar of the broader development integration agenda, said deputy minister of trade, industry and competition Fikile Majola...

9 Apr 2021

Lelive: a community-first, clean beauty brand by Amanda du-Pont
Lelive: a community-first, clean beauty brand by Amanda du-PontArticle

Actress, model and TV personality Amanda du-Pont has ventured into the beauty business, launching a locally-made skincare brand...

Lauren Hartzenberg 6 Apr 2021

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Many African countries had a surprise manufacturing surge in 2010s - it bodes well for the years aheadArticle

Until the 2000s, Sub-Saharan Africa was de-industrialising: the mood was gloomy as the little manufacturing activity that did exist was disappearing. But the trend has reversed...

Gaaitzen de Vries, Emmanuel B Mensah, Hagen Kruse and Kunal Sen 2 Mar 2021

Made in Africa conference aims to drive Pan-African prosperity
Made in Africa conference aims to drive Pan-African prosperityArticle

The inaugural Made in Africa Conference and Expo, a large virtual gathering and showcase for African buyers and sellers, will take place on 13 and 14 April...

26 Feb 2021

Why it pays to link products to places - and how African countries can do it
Why it pays to link products to places - and how African countries can do itArticle

How geographical indications can provide economic and financial advantages to a product's place of origin...

Samuel Samiai Andrews 24 Feb 2021

How can brands smash stereotypes?
How can brands smash stereotypes?Article

Brands have experienced several marketing blunders over the years, even midst a global pandemic...

Cheryl Reddy 13 Nov 2020

Nurturing female talent in technology is critical
Nurturing female talent in technology is criticalArticle

Gender imbalance isn't just another challenge that companies need to overcome, it's arguably the greatest threat facing the global tech sector today...

Natasha Reuben 8 Oct 2020

Nomalungelo Gina, deputy minister, trade, industry and competition
Government pledges support for Mozambique gas projectsArticle

South Africa has reiterated its commitment to support the Mozambique government in developing its emerging gas market...

30 Sep 2020

The Watershed reopens with new 'made in Africa' beauty offering
The Watershed reopens with new 'made in Africa' beauty offeringArticle

The vibrant space is home to 150 tenants who represent over 365 local brands and small businesses, and with an impressive 3.6 million visitors a year...

1 Sep 2020

#AfricaMonth: Netflix showcases African film, series with 'Made in Africa' collection
#AfricaMonth: Netflix showcases African film, series with 'Made in Africa' collectionArticle

In celebration of Africa Month, Netflix has introduced a special collection showcasing African series, film and documentaries...

4 May 2020

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First purpose-built spa to open in Victoria FallsArticle

The spa, being constructed by hospitality group Africa Albida Tourism will be named Victoria Falls Safari Spa...

16 Mar 2020

Fashionomics Africa launches "game-changer for Africa's fashion entrepreneurs"
Fashionomics Africa launches "game-changer for Africa's fashion entrepreneurs"Article

Fashionomics Africa's pilot phase of a digital marketplace is set to connect African creators with the world...

11 Dec 2019

Lux Afrique Boutique avails luxury brands to shoppers in 54 African countries
Lux Afrique Boutique avails luxury brands to shoppers in 54 African countriesArticle

Lux Afrique Boutique offers high-net-worth consumers in Africa the opportunity to purchase luxury products online from the region and the rest of the world...

4 Dec 2019

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What to expect from the 2019 AfroFestArticle

The 2019 AfroFest will be held at venues across Cape Town from 21 to 24 September 2019...

16 Sep 2019

Minister of Trade and Industry, Ebrahim Patel
Trade partnerships must be aligned to the AfCFTAArticle

Trade partnerships should be aligned to the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCFTA), Trade and Industry Minister Ebrahim Patel said...

6 Aug 2019

Yolisa Phahle, CEO of general entertainment for MultiChoice Group.
Africa is a great repository for untapped and untold storiesArticle

A diverse and culturally rich African continent is a bedrock for storytelling...

Yolisa Phahle 30 Jul 2019

Pernod Ricard acquires majority stake in SA spirit maker Inverroche
Pernod Ricard acquires majority stake in SA spirit maker InverrocheArticle

Drinks giant Pernod Ricard, through its affiliate Pernod Ricard South Africa, is acquiring a majority stake in South African craft spirit brand Inverroche...

26 Jul 2019

NSE boss Geoffrey Odundo, Brand Integrated partner Richard Mukoma present an award for the most admired brand in the food category in Kenya to Del Monte Kenya marketing manager – Margaret Nyoro, at the Most Admired Brands event at the Exchange in Nairobi. Looking on is Thebe Ikalafeng, founder and chairman of Brand Africa and Brand Leadership – the founders of the annual African survey. Image supplied.
Brand Africa announces the Most Admired Brands in KenyaArticle

Brand Africa has announced the Most Admired Brands in Kenya. The list, the 7th annual Brand Africa 100: Africa's Best Brands, is based on the comprehensive pan-Africa survey of the most admired brands among African consumers...

26 Jun 2019

Brand Africa 100 launch at the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, South Africa.
Africa's top 100 brands announcedArticle

Brand Africa has announced the Top 100 brands in Africa in their 7th annual 'Brand Africa 100: Africa's Best Brands'...

27 May 2019

Bizcommunity sends a clear message that Africa is open for business
Bizcommunity sends a clear message that Africa is open for businessArticle

The adoption continues for the .africa (dotAfrica) geographic Top Level Domain (gLTD) as Africa's biggest multi-industry website, Bizcommunity, announced the launch of its dotAfrica website...

Issued by dotAfrica 9 Apr 2019

Africa rising as Bizcommunity launches .Africa domain
Africa rising as Bizcommunity launches .Africa domainArticle

Bizcommunity, the wholly independently owned media brand made in Africa for Africa, is proud to announce the launch of the Bizcommunity.africa domain...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 2 Apr 2019

Content deals for Africa at DISCOP Johannesburg
Content deals for Africa at DISCOP JohannesburgArticle

DISCOP Johannesburg played host to 487 independent film, television, digital and animated content producers from 35 Sub-Saharan African countries...

22 Nov 2018

David Tlale chats about his Nelson Mandela centenary celebration showcase
David Tlale chats about his Nelson Mandela centenary celebration showcaseArticle

Renowned fashion designer David Tlale showcased his biggest collection yet - a 100-model, 100-look runway, to celebrate the centenary of Nelson Mandela - at the recent AFI Joburg Fashion Week...

Ruth Cooper 15 Oct 2018

Cassandra Twala on this year's Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair
Cassandra Twala on this year's Sanlam Handmade Contemporary FairArticle

Jessica Tennant interviews fair curator Cassandra Twala to find out more about her involvement in the Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair over the years and what she's most excited about this year...

Jessica Tennant 20 Sep 2018

What's on offer at the 2018 Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair
What's on offer at the 2018 Sanlam Handmade Contemporary FairArticle

The ninth Sanlam Handmade Contemporary Fair (SHMC) will be held at Hyde Park Corner in Johannesburg from 12-14 October 2018...

17 Sep 2018

African game developers to participate in devcom 2018
African game developers to participate in devcom 2018Article

Paradise Game will introduce five independent video game studios from Africa at devcom 2018...

7 Aug 2018

Video games from Africa go global
Video games from Africa go globalArticle

Video games made-in-Africa reach the global scene during Devcom, ahead of Gamescom 2018...

7 Aug 2018

New Pan-African B2B marketplace "a one-stop-shop for all things African"
New Pan-African B2B marketplace "a one-stop-shop for all things African"Article

Afrimart, a Pan-African business to business (B2B) e-commerce platform for products made in Africa, has just been launched, offering growth prospects for the less exploited intra-Africa trade...

17 Jul 2018

Joburg rental market not out of the woods yet
Joburg rental market not out of the woods yetArticle

While the rental market in Joburg has shown encouraging signs of revival this year, it is by no means out of the woods yet...

25 Jun 2018

The most admired African brands announced
The most admired African brands announcedArticle

Brand Africa's 100 list of Africa's Best Brands for 2017/18 was released last week at an awards ceremony in Johannesburg, South Africa...

28 May 2018

Sahmeer Alli
#AfricaMonth: The need for value chain transparencyArticle

Sahmeer Alli is SAP Africa's industry advisor and value engineer for travel and logistics in Africa. He has over 15 years' experience in the software and management consulting industry. We chat to Alli in light of #AfricaMonth...

Ilse van den Berg 21 May 2018

Creating business communities for African unity
Creating business communities for African unityArticle

The run-up to the 55th Africa Day, celebrated annually on 25 May in parts of Africa and around the world in commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now the African Union), is an ideal time to reflect on the opportunities presented by a new collective zeitgeist happening in Africa...

Issued by Bizcommunity.com 21 May 2018

Showcasing Africa's innovators
Showcasing Africa's innovatorsArticle

The Africa Innovation Summit has launched a call across Africa for innovations addressing the continent's challenges, from African innovators...

16 Apr 2018

How to promote innovation in Africa
How to promote innovation in AfricaArticle

The Africa Innovation Summit will bring together 1,000 innovators, entrepreneurs, policy makers, business and political leaders, as well as academics, researchers and investors in Africa...

13 Mar 2018

Barclays Africa Group Limited appoints Dentsu Aegis Network across 10 sub-Saharan Africa markets
Barclays Africa Group Limited appoints Dentsu Aegis Network across 10 sub-Saharan Africa marketsArticle

Dentsu Aegis Network will be taking over media planning and buying duties across 10 sub-Saharan African BAGL markets including Absa and the Barclays Africa network...

Issued by Dentsu 5 Mar 2018

SA's De Villiers Chocolate secures shelf space abroad
SA's De Villiers Chocolate secures shelf space abroadArticle

South African bean-to-bar chocolate brand De Villiers Chocolate is now offering international consumers a bite of Africa....

15 Feb 2018

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Agriculture will be Africa's quiet revolution, says reportArticle

With a focus on SMEs and smallholder farmers creating the high productivity jobs and sustainable economic growth, the latest Africa Agriculture Status Report has indicated that agriculture will be Africa's quiet revolution...

17 Jan 2018

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Egypt wants a key role in driving regional integration in AfricaArticle

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi reiterated his intent on bringing Africa closer together at Africa 2017 Forum, last month, both politically and economically...

2 Jan 2018

DISCOP Dubai provides opportunities for African content producers
DISCOP Dubai provides opportunities for African content producersArticle

Sub-Saharan Africa will be the world's fastest-growing TV market over the next five years...

6 Dec 2017

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Focus on Africa's film industry growsArticle

The inaugural DISCOP Zanzibar event will run from 11-13 July at the Verde Hotel outside Stone Town, Zanzibar...

23 Nov 2017

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Sunu Gonera announced as speaker at Design Indaba 2018Article

Afrofuturist director Sunu Gonera has been announced as one of the speakers at Design Indaba 2018...

14 Nov 2017

Bringing the best African movies to the world
Bringing the best African movies to the worldArticle

Africa's first all-Africa movie review platform calls for collaboration to showcase and crowdsource the best African-made movies to a local and global audience...

7 Nov 2017

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Project to help Africa farm its savannahsArticle

Uganda and Kenya are among eight African countries that will pilot a savannah cultivation programme that seeks to double agricultural production...

Victor Kiprop 2 Nov 2017

Design Market in Ghana launches
Design Market in Ghana launchesArticle

The second edition of the Design Market, a seasonal event to showcase contemporary design in Africa, will open its doors on November 4th and 5th in Accra, Ghana...

1 Nov 2017

How to industrialise Africa in a socially inclusive, environmentally sustainable manner
How to industrialise Africa in a socially inclusive, environmentally sustainable mannerArticle

The Third Industrial Development Decade for Africa: from political commitment to actions on the ground...

24 Oct 2017

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