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Signing of High-Profile Agreements and MoUs Herald Conclusion of ACTIF2022

mardi 13 septembre 2022 19:16

The three-day AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum 2022 (ACTIF2022) hosted in Bridgetown, Barbados, ended on a high note with the signing of a total of 14 agreements and memorandums of understanding (MoUs) aimed at deepening economic ties between Africa and the Caribbean.  

Ade Ayeyemi, CEO of Ecobank Group, to retire; Jeremy Awori, appointed by the Boa...

mardi 13 septembre 2022 18:55
Ade Ayeyemi, CEO of Ecobank Group,   to retire; Jeremy Awori, appointed by the Board of Directors as incoming CEO of Ecobank Group

Lomé, Togo, 12 September 2022 – Ecobank Transnational Incorporated (ETI), the parent company of the Ecobank Group, today announced that the current Group Chief Executive Officer, Ade Ayeyemi, will retire after he attains the age of 60, in accordance with ETI policy. The Board of Directors selected Jeremy Awori to succeed Ade Ayeyemi as Group Chief Executive Officer. The relevant effective dates will be communicated in due course.  

Thelo DB Consortium and the Government of the Republic of Ghana signed a 25 year...

lundi 29 août 2022 14:41
Thelo DB Consortium and the Government of the Republic of Ghana signed a 25 year Rail Management Agreement to develop and operationalise the 299 km Western Railway Line

Johannesburg, 29 August 2022: The Thelo DB consortium (consisting of Thelo DB and Transtech Consult Limited) has signed a Rail Management Agreement with the Government of the Republic of Ghana through the Ghana Railway Company Limited, to develop and operationalise the Western Railway Line.

Participants in AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum to benefit from Barbado...

jeudi 11 août 2022 14:22
Participants in AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum to benefit from Barbados visa waiver

11 August 2022, Bridgetown, Barbados – African participants in the first-ever AfriCaribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF2022) taking place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from 1 to 3 September will benefit from a decision by the Government to waive visa requirements for passport holders from 24 African countries who would have needed visas to enter the country.

Inaugural East Africa Community (EAC) Steering Committee on the Implementation o...

vendredi 5 août 2022 19:01
Inaugural East Africa Community (EAC) Steering Committee on the Implementation of the AU Declaration on Land Develops Road Map

Addis Ababa, 4 August 2022 - The East Africa Community (EAC) Regional Steering Committee (RSC) on the implementation of the AU Declaration on Land developed a road map for implementing the land agenda in their first meeting held on August 3.

Ecobank Group announces unaudited pre-tax profit of 24% to $261 million at end o...

jeudi 28 juillet 2022 11:14
Ecobank Group announces unaudited pre-tax profit of 24% to $261 million at end of June 2022

For the first half of 2022, Ecobank Group increased its profit on tangible equity by a record 19.5% and increased earnings per share for shareholders by 24% year-on-year.

1st Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum from August 31 to September 3, 2...

jeudi 28 juillet 2022 08:56
1st Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum from August 31 to September 3, 2022

Bridgetown/Cairo, July 27, 2022 - The Government of Barbados and the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) have announced the first-ever Africa-Caribbean Trade and Investment Forum (ACTIF) scheduled to take place in Bridgetown, Barbados, from August 31 to September 3, 2022.

Future Manufacturing Africa to showcase and unlock opportunities on the continen...

mercredi 27 juillet 2022 16:14
Future Manufacturing Africa to showcase and unlock opportunities on the continent: “Africa is the next industrial frontier”

A new manufacturing platform will provide unprecedented opportunities and access to accelerate the industrialisation of the African continent.

ECA says pool procurement platform, ATEX, can help mitigate impact of rising com...

lundi 25 juillet 2022 18:38
ECA says pool procurement platform, ATEX, can help mitigate impact of rising commodity prices in Africa

Addis Ababa, 21 July 2022 (ECA) - As part of its regular Price Watch Dialogue series, the African Centre for Statistics (ACS) at the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) hosted, on 21 July, a policy dialogue on the impact of the Ukraine-Russia conflict on commodity and food prices in Africa. 

The United Nations and World Bank Explore Developing the Sovereign Green, Social...

mercredi 20 juillet 2022 18:35
The United Nations and World Bank Explore Developing the Sovereign Green, Social, and Sustainable Bond Market in Africa

Addis Ababa, 19 July 2022 – The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the World Bank co-organized on July 19, 2022, a virtual workshop on the development of the Green, Social and Sustainable (GSS) sovereign bond market in Africa.

Thelo DB Consortium to sign agreement for the Western Railway Line Project with...

mardi 19 juillet 2022 12:51
Thelo DB Consortium to sign agreement for the Western Railway Line Project with the Government of Ghana 

Accra, Ghana – 18 July 2022: Thelo DB consortium to sign an agreement for the Western Railway Line Project with the Government of Ghana Accra, Ghana 25 July 2022:

New report highlights the leading role of cities in Africa’s regional economic i...

jeudi 14 juillet 2022 18:03
New report highlights the leading role of cities in Africa’s regional economic integration

Addis Ababa,13 July 2022 – A new report by the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) highlights the leading role of cities in unlocking economic gains made available through regional economic integration, particularly under the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement.

Inaugural ECA monthly press briefing focuses on the modernization of national st...

mercredi 6 juillet 2022 20:49
Inaugural ECA monthly press briefing focuses on the modernization of national statistical systems

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, 6 July 2022 (ECA) – The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Tuesday 5 July launched the ECA Monthly Press Briefing, a channel through which the Commission aims to enhance collaboration with the media and facilitate regular access to its experts and knowledge products.

Toggle Market scales its B2B ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ offering to hotels and restaura...

mercredi 6 juillet 2022 14:39
Toggle Market scales its B2B ‘Buy Now Pay Later’ offering to hotels and restaurants across the Middle East, Europe, and Africa

6 July 2022; Toggle Market announces a new payable financing program to all its “Toggle Hospitality” digital marketplace customers offering a Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) with flexible payment terms and increased choice and optionality when sourcing goods across their supplier network of 100s of global brands.

ECA, AUC engage with community leaders to promote protection of heritage resourc...

mardi 28 juin 2022 18:43
ECA, AUC engage with community leaders to promote protection of heritage resources

Nairobi, Kenya, 24 June 2022 - In line with the implementation of the AU theme of the year for 2021 on “Arts, Culture and Heritage: Levers for Building the Africa we Want’, the Department of Health, Humanitarian Affairs and Social Development of the AUC, in collaboration with the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), and the Open Society Initiative for West Africa (OSIWA), organized a Community Engagement Workshop with Community Leaders on the Promotion and Protection of Heritage Resources in Nairobi, Kenya, from 22- 24 June 2022.

Extent of AfCFTA’ s success to be driven by Sub-Sovereigns and the private secto...

samedi 18 juin 2022 15:55
Extent of AfCFTA’ s success to be driven by Sub-Sovereigns and the private sector

Cairo, 16 June 2022 , The majority of the fastest growing cities and urban set ups in the world today are in Africa. The administrative and commercial hubs for such setups are under sub sovereign governments’ authority.