According to a new report from PwC, South African mining companies had a tough economic ride last year, despite the global mining industry in general having improved well over the past year. Unfortunately the mix of precious metals in South Africa's mining "market basket" was a major drag on the industry's performance for the year.
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According to a new report by PwC, Africa's entertainment and media industry, already recognized as one of the fastest growing and innovative regions in the world for media and entertainment opportunities, has entered a dynamic new phase -- a third wave of convergence.
According to a new report by the World Bank in the October 2018 issue of Africa's pulse, sub-Saharan African economies are still struggling after the significant slowdown they suffered in 2015-16.
It is a sad truth that gender inequality is restricting progress on ending hunger, poverty, and the creation of sustainable food systems in Africa.
The Morogoro-Dodoma railway project in Tanzania can proceed further, thanks to a recently received $1.46 billion concession loan from London’s Standard Chartered Bank Group.
A critical infrastructure project which will benefit all of Tanzania is now estimated at 98% complete.
Whistleblowing is risky enough almost anywhere, but now that Tanzania implemented its online content communication starting in June, even some of the boldest are pulling back to protect themselves.
German pharmaceutical company Boehringer Ingelheim recently announced a new initiative targeting providing quality human and animal healthcare within the African continent. It's called "In Reach Africa".
Dangote Industries Tanzania, part of Nigeria's Dangote Corporation, has inked a new deal with Tanzania Petroleum Development Corporation to fuel Dangote's Mtwara cement plant using lower cost natural gas as opposed to the the current use of far more expensive diesel.
Hapag-Lloyd, a major shipping company based in Hamburg, Germany, announced an expanded focus on the growing market in East Africa with a number of new routes now available for marine-based shippers.
Togo-based Ecobank, an independent pan-African banking group, has selected the finalists for its 2nd annual Ecobank Fintech Challenge, a competition for Africa-focused technology startups.
When countries in Africa clashed in the past, there was little in the way of alternative to war and inter-tribal battles. Softer approaches to conflict resolution are now replacing that, starting with the border regions in Eastern Africa.
The "In Reach Africa" program, an initiative targeted at providing quality and innovative human and animal healthcare access across the African continent, was just launched by Boehringer Ingelheim, a major global pharmaceutical company based in Germany.
According to Tanzania’s Ministry of Water and Irrigation, the Stiegler’s Gorge water project is at 80 percent completion and scheduled to be finished by August 15.
The government of Tanzania will shortly be making use of a major new digital national identification system, completed under contract by KT Corp., South Korea's largest telecommunications company.
Many African countries are now actively embracing what is called the "blue economy", with business and social benefits for actively looking to oceans, lakes and rivers to help expand their business opportunities.
The United Republic of Tanzania on Friday received approval from the African Development bank to finance US $123.39 million towards the country's North-West Grid 400 kV Nyakanaz-Kigoma power transmission line project.
Air Tanzania, the flag carrier airline of Tanzania , has selected StandardAero, a maintenance and overhaul provider based in Scottsdale, to provide maintenance and engineering services for the Pratt & Whitney Canada PW150A engines, powering the flag carrier’s fleet of three Q400 regional turboprops.
The Simiyu Regional Hospital and Bariadi's Training Center recently received an ambulance from Amref Health Africa's Uzazi Uzima project in Tanzania.
According to a new report by PwC regarding Africa's hotel sector, the increase in both foreign and domestic travelers on the continent over the next five years, plus the increase in the number of hotel chains there, should continue to support strong growth in the hotel sector for the next five years.
The Government of Tanzania has installed new state-of-the-art analytical equipment to be used by private sector processors to check food products for nutritional and mineral content.
The World Bank has authorized a new IDA credit for a new Rural Water and Sanitation Program-For-Results for the people of Tanzania.
RS Components, the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, just announced a significant expansion in its supply of electronic components within Africa. It just opened an e-commerce website, www.RSOnline.africa to serve a total of 15 countries countries on the continent.
Google has announced it will be opening its first African Artificial Intelligence research center in Accra, Ghana, later in 2018.
The Africa Financial Sector Deepening Fund, a financial instrument designed to strengthen the capital base of local financial institutions and stimulate Africa's corporate bond market, just received a US $10 million investment from the African Development Bank.