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Fostering a Sustainable Investment market – Expanding Economic Linkages and Boosting Investment Ties between Africa and Middle East

The timely Africa Middle East- Investment Forum will be held next week (10-11 December 2012) at The Address Dubai Mall Hotel , Dubai ,United Arab Emirates. This opportune event aims to show case investment opportunities in Africa and Middle East as a practical and significant stride towards opening new markets that will encourage investments and trade between the two regions. …

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Freelancer.com Launches in French-speaking Africa, Putting the Continent at the Forefront of the Digital Business Revolution

Freelancer.com, the world’s largest online marketplace for outsourcing, launches the French version of its website across the whole of French speaking Africa today, creating the largest online business marketplace in the French speaking world. The site aims to connect French speaking freelancers and businesses across Africa and France in a single online marketplace. Through the site businesses and employers will …

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Seminar on the Role of Islamic Finance in the Development of Africa to Tap Potential Outlook for Islamic Financial Services in the Continent

Seminar on the Role of Islamic Finance in the Development of Africa to Tap Potential Outlook for Islamic Financial Services in the Continent. The Islamic Financial Services Board (IFSB) is organising its first Seminar focusing on the Islamic financial services in Africa which will be held on 6 to 7 September in Mauritius, hosted by the Bank of Mauritius. This …

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African & MENA cities for sale on Million Dollar Earth

How would you like to own your own African or MENA region city? Algiers perhaps? Casablanca or even Sharm el Sheikh? Well now you can – in a sense. Million Dollar Earth allows you to unify your social media outlets in one location while associating your brand with a unique city or iconic landmark. Mixing beer with creativity was what …

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Orange and Gameloft team up to launch new mobile games services in Africa and Middle East

A strong partnership to promote mobile games in Africa and Middle East.     Orange and Gameloft have signed a global partnership to promote usage of mobile games in Africa and Middle East     In Jordan, Ivory Coast, Mauritius and Madagascar, mobile games offers are already available to customers under the Orange brand, whereas the same offers are available in Egypt under the …

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Industrialisation key to Africa’s development

Although Africa is the next growth frontier, the continent’s development needs to be characterised by industrialisation, says Trade and Industry Minister Rob Davies. Africa was increasingly being recognised as the next growth frontier, with average growth predicted by the International Monetary Fund to reach 5.5%. Although six of the 10 fastest growing economies of the world are in Africa, the …

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Africa ‘needs more nuanced science cooperation with Europe’

This article was originally published on the SciDev.Net Website 0n 16 July 2012. By: Marc McIlhone – AfricanBrains Traditionally Europe’s only cooperation with Africa on Science has been through funding for research. This needs to change and a more strategic alliance in this area needs to be created if African Science is to become more sustainable. European science cooperation with Africa needs …

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Encouraging developments as Africa looks to already establish Continental Free Trade Area

As preparations for next week’s launch of the fifth edition of Assessing Regional Integration in Africa (ARIA V) get underway in Addis Ababa, the Heads of States Summit of the African Union is once again tackling the theme, Boosting intra-African Trade from 9-16 July 2012. ARIA V is published jointly by the Economic Commission for Africa (ECA), the African Union …

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Media Invitation: African Women Economic Summit 2012

Media Invitation: African Women Economic Summit 2012/ Online Press Conference / African Development Bank and New faces New Voices Invite you to an Online Press Conference Join us for the online press conference and ask your questions live In partnership with the African Development Bank (AfDB) , New Faces New Voices (NFNV) is hosting its second African Women Economic Summit …

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APO and African Development Bank Sign New Contract for the Promotion of the 2012 African Women Economic Summit

The African Press Organization (APO) (http://www.apo-opa.org) announced today the signature of a new contract with the African Development Bank (AfDB) under which APO will provide media relations services to promote the African Women Economic Summit to be held in Lagos, Nigeria on 13 and 14 July 2012. APO will promote the African Women Economic Summit in and outside of Africa, …

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