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President Kagame at the US Africa Business Forum- Washington DC, 5 August 2014

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CNN News Africa's Ebola outbreak 'out of control', warns MSF

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KENYA

ETHIOPIA

  • Ethiopia: Powering Africa meeting billed for November - StarAfrica.com

    Ethiopia: Powering Africa meeting billed for November - StarAfrica.com

    StarAfrica.comEthiopia: Powering Africa meeting billed for NovemberStarAfrica.comFollowing the company's recent merger with global asset management firm Blackstone, which looks at long-term investments in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Blackstone-Black Rhin…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Oct 14, 5:19pm -
  • Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine - The Guardian

    Ethiopia, 30 years after the famine - The Guardian

    The GuardianEthiopia, 30 years after the famineThe GuardianThe millionaire magnate, who has gone into the local wine business with Bob Geldof, mused on the new Ethiopia: “Most of the people need first security, second food … and democracy after t…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 10:36am -
  • Asian Paints to buy 51% stake in Ethiopia-based Kadisco Paint - Business Standard

    Asian Paints to buy 51% stake in Ethiopia-based Kadisco Paint - Business Standard

    Business StandardAsian Paints to buy 51% stake in Ethiopia-based Kadisco PaintBusiness StandardOn April 14, 2014, the company had informed that Asian Paints (International) Limited, Mauritius, a wholly owned subsidiary of the company, had signed an a…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 2:04pm -
  • Seeing India through the lens - from Ethiopia - Business Standard
    Seeing India through the lens - from EthiopiaBusiness StandardIn a unique peek into the wonder that is India, the Indian embassy in Ethiopia showcased a photo exhibition of religions in India at a national level for the first time. The exhibition was…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 6:26am -
  • 'Invest in Ethiopia' International Business Forum Set - AFKInsider
    'Invest in Ethiopia' International Business Forum SetAFKInsiderThe International Business Forum aimed to build a new chapter of cooperation between Norway and Ethiopia and was attended by high-level government officials from both countries as well as…
    - 6 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 10:07pm -
  • Boom times for Ethiopia's coffee shops - BBC News

    Boom times for Ethiopia's coffee shops - BBC News

    BBC NewsBoom times for Ethiopia's coffee shopsBBC NewsWhile business was slow but steady for Tomoca during its first 20 years, times were tough when Ethiopia was ruled by a Communist dictatorship from 1974 to 1991. For those 17 years just staying in…
    - 9 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 11:10pm -
  • Ethiopia keen on boosting business opportunities - CNBCAfrica.com
    Ethiopia keen on boosting business opportunitiesCNBCAfrica.comThe country which has made great strides to become one of Africa's fastest growing economies recently held a conference and business exhibition on enhancing the investment and business cli…
    - 17 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 12:41pm -

TANZANIA

SOMALIA

  • newChina wants full implementation of new UN resolution on Somalia - Business Standard

    China wants full implementation of new UN resolution on Somalia - Business Standard

    Deseret NewsChina wants full implementation of new UN resolution on SomaliaBusiness StandardThe UN Security Council Friday adopted a resolution authorising member states to inspect vessels suspected of carrying charcoal from Somalia, a measure aimed…
    - 1 hour ago, 25 Oct 14, 1:18am -
  • newSomalia: Muse Ganjab: Al-Shabaab facilitator or SEMG target? - Raxanreeb Online

    Somalia: Muse Ganjab: Al-Shabaab facilitator or SEMG target? - Raxanreeb Online

    Raxanreeb OnlineSomalia: Muse Ganjab: Al-Shabaab facilitator or SEMG target?Raxanreeb OnlineGanjab himself made no secret of his role under HSM during the early days, especially to the Somali business community as part of the one-upmanship that exist…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 1:48pm -
  • Somalia gets first cash machine - The Guardian

    Somalia gets first cash machine - The Guardian

    The GuardianSomalia gets first cash machineThe GuardianAs Somalia emerges from its years of unrest, there are hopes of attracting increasing numbers of tourists to the country. Mogadishu's lone cash machine dispenses US dollars, in common use for bus…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Oct 14, 4:00am -

UGANDA

SUDAN - SOUTH SUDAN

RWANDA

  • Rwanda still plans to tap into market - Independent Online
    Rwanda still plans to tap into marketIndependent OnlineRWANDA still planned to launch another Eurobond to fund infrastructure projects in the fast-growing economy, though the size and timing of it was still being worked out, Finance Minister Claver G…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Oct 14, 6:03am -
  • Getaways: Gorilla Tracking in Rwanda - Business Jet Traveler

    Getaways: Gorilla Tracking in Rwanda - Business Jet Traveler

    Business Jet TravelerGetaways: Gorilla Tracking in RwandaBusiness Jet TravelerA high-altitude trek in a remote African bamboo forest puts our correspondent face-to-face with humanity's closest relatives. Thwack, thwack, thwack. The tracker uses his m…
    - 3 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 3:10pm -
  • Lawyers Laud Business Reforms - AllAfrica.com
    Lawyers Laud Business ReformsAllAfrica.comTrust Law Chambers, a Kigali-based law firm, has attributed its success to the country's enabling business laws and policies that support local investors. The firm's founder and managing partner, Richard Mugi…
    - 4 days ago, 21 Oct 14, 9:25am -
  • Businesses Cry Foul As Crackdown On Noise Pollution Bites - AllAfrica.com
    Businesses Cry Foul As Crackdown On Noise Pollution BitesAllAfrica.comMoses Rutayisire, Director of Rwanda Hospitality Association, said that they are scheduling a meeting next week with Police and other stakeholders to address noise pollution issues…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 2:47pm -
  • Business capital call - Independent

    Business capital call - Independent

    Live Trading NewsBusiness capital callIndependentPresidents Yoweri Museveni of Uganda (in yellow suit), Paul Kagame of Rwanda and other panelists at the 3 rd Uganda-Rwanda Business Forum on Oct. 7. Business leaders offer tips at 3rd Uganda - Rwanda B…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:19am -
  • President Kenyatta Travels to Rwanda for East African Business Summit - AllAfrica.com

    President Kenyatta Travels to Rwanda for East African Business Summit - AllAfrica.com

    Capital FM KenyaPresident Kenyatta Travels to Rwanda for East African Business SummitAllAfrica.comNairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta this morning left the country for Kigali, Rwanda, to attend the East African Business Summit. The summit, whose the…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 1:00pm -
  • Uganda-Rwanda Business Forum Will Seek to Ease Trade Barriers - AllAfrica.com
    Uganda-Rwanda Business Forum Will Seek to Ease Trade BarriersAllAfrica.comEfforts to further strengthen trade relations between Rwanda and Uganda will continue today as the two countries converge in Kampala for the 3rd annual Uganda-Rwanda business f…
    - 18 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 1:05pm -

DJIBOUTI

BURUNDI

  • newHere's What NYC's First Ebola Patient Was Doing Before He Got Sick - Business Insider

    Here's What NYC's First Ebola Patient Was Doing Before He Got Sick - Business Insider

    ABC NewsHere's What NYC's First Ebola Patient Was Doing Before He Got SickBusiness InsiderSpencer has been working to help those who need it most for a long time. Before traveling to Guinea to treat Ebola patients, he worked as an International Emerg…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 4:14pm -
  • newThe 10 Most Livable Countries - 24/7 Wall St.
    The 10 Most Livable Countries24/7 Wall St.Burundi's score also rose substantially, by 2.3% per year in that time. To identify the most and least developed nations, 24/7 Wall St. reviewed the latest Human Development Index figures published by the U.N…
    - 17 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 10:11am -
  • newNew Twist in EALA Bickering - AllAfrica.com
    New Twist in EALA BickeringAllAfrica.comThe first week of the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) sitting in Kigali started off on the wrong footing as members have persisted on a continual adjournment until an indiscipline case against one memb…
    - 19 hours ago, 24 Oct 14, 8:01am -
  • Econet Global buys Telecel East Africa - New Zimbabwe.com

    Econet Global buys Telecel East Africa - New Zimbabwe.com

    New Zimbabwe.comEconet Global buys Telecel East AfricaNew Zimbabwe.com"Yes, I can confirm that our Mauritius registered telecoms holding company, Econet Wireless Global, has acquired Vimpelcom's two operations in Burundi and Central African Republic,…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:42pm -
  • Business Opportunities At the International Tourism Expo - AllAfrica.com
    Business Opportunities At the International Tourism ExpoAllAfrica.comIt was an opportunity to promote Burundi, attract investors and meet international counterparts. According to Thomas Nkeshimana, who represented the Burundi Tea Office (OTB), many T…
    - 5 days ago, 20 Oct 14, 12:15pm -
  • Burundi Says 40 Corpses Found In Lake Were Rwandans - Business Insider

    Burundi Says 40 Corpses Found In Lake Were Rwandans - Business Insider

    International Business Times UKBurundi Says 40 Corpses Found In Lake Were RwandansBusiness InsiderBUJUMBURA (Reuters) - The general prosecutor of Burundi said on Tuesday that an investigation into 40 bodies found in a lake on the border with Rwanda h…
    - 10 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 3:36pm -
  • Burundi Launches Nickel Mine - East African Business Week
    Burundi Launches Nickel MineEast African Business WeekHe repeated the commitment of the government to support the company. The Second Vice-President took the opportunity to invite domestic and foreign investors to invest in Burundi in diversified sec…
    - 11 days ago, 14 Oct 14, 6:59am -
  • Burundi: Inflation nearly doubles to 5.9% - Independent Online
    Burundi: Inflation nearly doubles to 5.9%Independent OnlineBURUNDI'S annual inflation accelerated to 5.9 percent in August from 3.1 percent in July after costs for housing, water and energy rose sharply, official data showed yesterday. The Internatio…
    - 17 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 6:01am -
  • Burundi gets $29.49m AfDB grant to revamp road infrastructure - StarAfrica.com
    Burundi gets $29.49m AfDB grant to revamp road infrastructureStarAfrica.comThe African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $29.49 million grant to help finance the first phase of the Nyakararo-Mwaro-Gitega Road Improvement and Asphalting Project i…
    - 28 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 5:13pm -
  • U.S. Urges Probe Over Corpses Found In Rwanda-Burundi Border Lake - Business Insider
    U.S. Urges Probe Over Corpses Found In Rwanda-Burundi Border LakeBusiness InsiderBUJUMBURA (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday called on Rwanda and Burundi to investigate the discovery of up to 40 dead bodies, including some wrapped in plastic,…
    - 29 days ago, 25 Sep 14, 5:02pm -
Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News

- 32 days ago, 22 Sep 14, 8:50pm -
BBC Question Time in South Africa p2

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BBC Question Time in South Africa

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Stealing Africa - Why Poverty?

- 5 Jan 13, 2:38pm -
BBC World Debate Why Poverty?

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Racist attack on tv show south africa BBC

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