The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has awarded a grant to eleQtra (Moçambique) Limitada for a feasibility study to assess the viability of a 120MW wind power plant to be developed in two phases of 60MW each, located in the Namaacha District in southern Mozambique.
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On 9 May 2018, the “World on the Horizon: Swahili Arts Across the Indian Ocean” will be opening at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African Art in Washington, D.C. to reveal the diverse interchanges that break down barriers between Africa and Asia.
The First National Bank Mozambique (FNB) and the Kuwait-based National Aviation Services (NAS) inaugurated an exclusive, contemporary lounge at the International terminal of the Maputo International Airport.
The The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) announced that it will hosting a high level delegation from several African countries to participate at the annual Africa Energy Indaba Conference that is set to take place at the Sandton Convention Centre, February 20-21, 2018.
The Ecobank Foundation has announced that it will be donating US$750,000 to the Ministry of Health in Mozambique to help combat malaria in the country.
As a part of the African Union (AU) initiative, the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced the launching of the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM) with the goal of opening up Africa's skies and improving intra-African air connectivity.
Sweden has announced its investment of over SEK 800 million to the 'Strategy for Sweden'’s regional development cooperation in sub-Saharan Africa.
The 175MW plant at Ressano Garcia, one of Mozambique's newest and most important power stations, just received major refinancing through the support of the London-based Emerging Africa Infrastructure Fund (EAIF).
South Africa is conducting a Trade Mission to Mozambique from March 5-9, 2018. The Department of Trade and Industry (the dti) is inviting Black Industrialists to apply for participation in the event, as soon as possible.
The Electricity IV Project at Dondo District in Mozambique was just commissioned. It will provide up to 80,000 households and businesses with access to electricity.
One of Africa's largest infrastructure projects, the US $5 billion Nacala corridor rail and port project in Mozambique, just received US $300 million in support from its Private Sector Window of funds. This allows the formal project signing to complete.
Pennsylvania-based Air Products has signed an agreement to supply TP JGC Coral France, for its Medium and High Purity Nitrogen Package. This is to be used on a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility to be located in the Indian Ocean, offshore Mozambique, Africa.
A study led by the University of Queensland, Austrailia, says that one of Africa's last remaining wilderness areas is in good shape and could potentially support 50,000 elephants and 1000 lions.
Merck Foundation (www.Merck-Foundation.com), a nonprofit company and a subsidiary of Merck KGaA Germany, will be conducting the Fourth edition of their annual 'Merck Africa Asia Luminary' event on the 24th and 25th of October 2018.
Rome-based Eni has awarded a second major contract to Baker Hughes, a GE Company headquartered in the United Kingdom, for power and gas refrigeration equipment Eni East Africa's (EEA) Coral South FLNG development offshore Mozambique.
The winners of the most innovative real estate property developments across sub-Saharan Africa were honored on August 24, at the Africa Property Investment Awards held in Johannesburg.
Texas-based Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, has finalized two agreements with the Government of Mozambique – together known as the "marine concessions" – which would allow it to design, build and operate the marine facilities for its LNG project in northern Mozambique.
Air Products of Pennsylvania, a major international provider of liquefied natural gas (LNG) technology and equipment, has signed an agreement to supply its proprietary its proprietary cryogenic coil wound heat exchanger technology and the liquefaction process license for a floating liquefied natural gas (FLNG) facility offshore Mozambique.
Mateso Abana Kasian, the notorious head of a well known East African ivory poaching network, was arrested on July 27 in Mozambique.
Michel Lazare and a team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed a detailed review with authorities in Mozambique from July 10-19, regarding the previous audit report of EMATUM, Proindicus and MAM public sector companies. The high-level review went well, but there is still concern that Mozambique still has not addressed major gaps in data requested by the IMF.
The fall army worm has expanded so rapidly in southern Africa that its presence is behind a cut in this year's regional maize harvest forecast by up to 10 percent. A new multi-part plan to increase surveillance and research to contain the worm may help push back the agricultural menace.
The Government of Mozambique just received $6 million from the World Bank and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), to support sustainable management of its forest sector, promote good governance, improve forest concession systems, and enable private sector participation.
Ireland's Africa Agri-Food Development Programme (AADP), a programme developed to support partnerships between Irish and African agri-food companies, just announces a call for applications to participate in the program.
Representatives from the Indian Ocean Islands and East Africa met in a major two-day planning session on June 27-28, to discuss the Fisheries Transparency Initiative (FiTI), an initiative to attack the growing global problem of illegal fishing.
A new competition was just launched to find and support providers of innovative and scalable financial products and services that improve the lives of poor people in rural areas of Africa.