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

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U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: Business Forum

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US/Africa summit: is Obama too late?

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

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KENYA

ETHIOPIA

  • '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…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 10:07pm -
  • Child marriage common to both Ethiopia, India: Experts - Business Standard
    Child marriage common to both Ethiopia, India: ExpertsBusiness StandardThe problem of child marriage is common to both Ethiopia and India and both can learn from each other's development models for tackling it, experts said here Friday. Tesfaynesh Ar…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 2:59pm -
  • 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…
    - 5 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 11:10pm -
  • Made in Ethiopia: The leather gloves keeping the world warm and stylish - CNN

    Made in Ethiopia: The leather gloves keeping the world warm and stylish - CNN

    CNNMade in Ethiopia: The leather gloves keeping the world warm and stylishCNNPatches of leather move through an array of working stations as busy laborers work feverishly to meet the company's export quota: 5,000 gloves a day. The operation belongs t…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 10:30am -
  • Ethiopia: 30 years after the famine - Irish Times

    Ethiopia: 30 years after the famine - Irish Times

    Irish TimesEthiopia: 30 years after the famineIrish TimesThe Awash International Bank projects that unsatisfied demand for hotel beds in Ethiopia in 2015 will run to 1.3 million – a demand fuelled by an increase in tourism, business travel and the…
    - 10 days ago, 11 Oct 14, 12:03am -
  • Phl, Ethiopia forge air services agreement - Philippine Star

    Phl, Ethiopia forge air services agreement - Philippine Star

    Philippine StarPhl, Ethiopia forge air services agreementPhilippine StarMANILA, Philippines - The Philippines and Ethiopia have entered into an air services agreement covering flights between the two countries. “The Philippines and Ethiopia signed…
    - 12 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 4:29pm -
  • 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…
    - 13 days ago, 8 Oct 14, 12:41pm -
  • Ethiopia hosts business exhibition conference - CNBCAfrica.com
    Ethiopia hosts business exhibition conferenceCNBCAfrica.comA conference and business exhibition on "Enhancing the Investment and Business climate in Ethiopia" was recently held in Addis Ababa aimed at introducing Ethiopian government representatives,…
    - 14 days ago, 7 Oct 14, 3:02pm -
  • European Businesses Plead for Urgent Improvement in Business Licensing ... - The Reporter
    European Businesses Plead for Urgent Improvement in Business Licensing ...The ReporterThe European Union Business Forum Ethiopia (EUBFE) pleaded for an urgent improvement of the business climate in Ethiopia on Thursday during an event held at Addis A…
    - 15 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 6:17am -
  • Swiss Business Delegation Make Debut Ethiopian Visit - Addis Fortune
    Swiss Business Delegation Make Debut Ethiopian VisitAddis FortuneThe trip was organised by the Swiss-African Business Circle (SABC) and Switzerland Global Enterprise, in collaboration with the Embassy of Switzerland in Ethiopia and the Permanent Miss…
    - 15 days ago, 6 Oct 14, 5:12am -

TANZANIA

SOMALIA

UGANDA

  • newBusiness capital call - Independent

    Business capital call - Independent

    East African Business WeekBusiness 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 -…
    - 20 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:19am -
  • Explore Export – Uganda - Business Weekly
    Explore Export – UgandaBusiness WeeklyUganda signed a Common Market Protocol with other members of East African Community which are Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda and Burundi that allows free movement of goods and services within this region and further e…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Oct 14, 5:41pm -
  • Kigali Calls for More Trade With Uganda - The Observer

    Kigali Calls for More Trade With Uganda - The Observer

    East African Business WeekKigali Calls for More Trade With UgandaThe ObserverThe Rwandan business community has called for deeper trade ties between the Kampala and Kigali. At the Uganda-Rwanda business forum held at Kampala Serena last week, Kigali…
    - 6 days ago, 15 Oct 14, 6:09am -

SUDAN - SOUTH SUDAN

  • newSouth Sudan Sexual Violence 'rampant,' 2-year-old Raped: U.N. - Business Insider

    South Sudan Sexual Violence 'rampant,' 2-year-old Raped: U.N. - Business Insider

    Radio TamazujSouth Sudan Sexual Violence 'rampant,' 2-year-old Raped: U.N.Business InsiderUNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - Rape and other forms of sexual violence by all sides in South Sudan's civil war have become so widespread that a two-year-old child w…
    - 7 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 10:04pm -
  • Egypt, Sudan to coordinate on Libya unrest - Business Standard

    Egypt, Sudan to coordinate on Libya unrest - Business Standard

    International Business Times UKEgypt, Sudan to coordinate on Libya unrestBusiness StandardEgypt and Sudan have a border dispute that also dates back to colonial times. Ahead of his visit, al-Bashir raised the issue of the "Halayeb Triangle" along the…
    - 1 day ago, 19 Oct 14, 5:21pm -
  • Sudan could be arming S. Sudan rebels, says report - State Journal

    Sudan could be arming S. Sudan rebels, says report - State Journal

    Sudan TribuneSudan could be arming S. Sudan rebels, says reportState JournalNAIROBI, Kenya (AP) - Sudan's government plans to increase military assistance to rebels in South Sudan, which could prolong the south's civil war and return the region to a…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Oct 14, 4:04pm -
  • UNSC deplores attack on peacekeepers in Sudan - Business Standard

    UNSC deplores attack on peacekeepers in Sudan - Business Standard

    IANSUNSC deplores attack on peacekeepers in SudanBusiness StandardThe UN Security Council has condemned "in the strongest terms" a deadly attack that killed three peacekeepers of the African Union-UN Hybrid Operation in Sudan. In a statement issued T…
    - 4 days ago, 17 Oct 14, 8:00am -
  • 17 Eritreans freed from human trafficking gang in Sudan - Business Standard
    17 Eritreans freed from human trafficking gang in SudanBusiness Standard"The kidnapped have been freed after a successful operation in which the security authorities exchanged in fire with the kidnappers at Ghabat Um Sitaiba area in Kassala State, so…
    - 4 days ago, 16 Oct 14, 10:25pm -
  • Sudan's Popular Congress Party To Boycott 2015 Election - Business Insider
    Sudan's Popular Congress Party To Boycott 2015 ElectionBusiness InsiderKHARTOUM (Reuters) - One of Sudan's main opposition parties will boycott elections set for April because a lack of democracy will not allow a fair vote, a senior party official sa…
    - 8 days ago, 13 Oct 14, 3:49pm -
  • US urges UN sanctions in South Sudan - Businessweek

    US urges UN sanctions in South Sudan - Businessweek

    Headlines & Global NewsUS urges UN sanctions in South SudanBusinessweekIn a speech in Washington, Donald Booth, the U.S. envoy to South Sudan and Sudan, did not suggest individuals to be targeted by penalties. But he blamed South Sudan's leaders for…
    - 12 days ago, 9 Oct 14, 4:22pm -
  • An Intimate Look Inside One Of The Middle East's Most Brutal And Opaque ... - Business Insider

    An Intimate Look Inside One Of The Middle East's Most Brutal And Opaque ... - Business Insider

    Business InsiderAn Intimate Look Inside One Of The Middle East's Most Brutal And Opaque ...Business InsiderOne Sudanese expert contacted by Business Insider said he believes the document is real, although another expressed skepticism about its veraci…
    - 20 days ago, 30 Sep 14, 11:06pm -
  • KCB reassures customers in South Sudan - The Standard Digital News

    KCB reassures customers in South Sudan - The Standard Digital News

    New VisionKCB reassures customers in South SudanThe Standard Digital NewsNAIROBI: Kenya Commercial Bank ( KCB) Group is confident its operations in Southern Sudan will not be affected by the ban on expatriates in Africa's newest oil-rich nation. East…
    - 25 days ago, 26 Sep 14, 4:21am -
  • Crop of the Week: Sudan grass seed - Yuma Sun
    Crop of the Week: Sudan grass seedYuma SunSudan grass belongs to the sorghum family. On certain occasions Prussic acid, one of the most dangerous poisons, has been found in almost all the sorghums. Sudan grass is no exception. All plants contain some…
    - 30 days ago, 21 Sep 14, 9:36am -

RWANDA

  • newBusinesses 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…
    - 15 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 2:47pm -
  • newBusiness capital call - Independent

    Business capital call - Independent

    East African Business WeekBusiness 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 -…
    - 20 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 9:19am -
  • Israel Helping Rwanda With Green Technology - Jewish Business News
    Israel Helping Rwanda With Green TechnologyJewish Business NewsRwanda says that it will save more than $400,000 annually from collecting and recycling water, use of solar energy, and use of technology to save papers. It will spend $1.8 million to fac…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Oct 14, 12:00pm -

DJIBOUTI

BURUNDI

  • newMichaëlle Jean says Africa backs her Francophonie bid - The Globe and Mail
    Michaëlle Jean says Africa backs her Francophonie bidThe Globe and MailFormer Burundi president Pierre Buyoya declared his candidacy in April. He has mediated in African conflicts, including Mali, but came to power in a military coup – twice. He i…
    - 3 hours ago, 21 Oct 14, 1:56am -
  • newEconet 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,…
    - 13 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 4:42pm -
  • newBusiness 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…
    - 17 hours ago, 20 Oct 14, 12:15pm -
Africa Business Report 7 - Botswana Investment - BBC News

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Africa Business Report Trail BBC World NewsApril 2010

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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?

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BBC World Debate Why Poverty?

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