Harnessing the Power of Coal in Africa: Balancing Development and Environmental Concerns at African...

On the third day of the African Energy Week (AEW) 2023 conference&exhibition, a thought-provoking session entitles King Coal is Back - Africa’s Future Clean Coal Industry shed light on the critical role of coal...

53% of employees in the Middle East, Turkiye, and Africa region fear spying from...

According to the results of the recent Kaspersky (www.Kaspersky.co.za) Business Digitisation survey that was conducted in the Middle East, Turkiye, and Africa (META) region earlier this year, 53% of employees are afraid of drone spying....

African Energy Week (AEW) 2023 Unites Key Players During Invest in Angola Energies Spotlight...

The 2023 edition of the biggest gathering of energy stakeholders and policymakers on the continent, African Energy Week (AEW) – organized by the African Energy Chamber (http://www.EnergyChamber.org) – featured a country spotlight roundtable on...

African Development Bank appoints Desiré Jean-Marie Vencatachellum Senior Director, Country Economics Department

The African Development Bank (www.AfDB.org) has appointed Desiré Jean-Marie Vencatachellum Senior Director of the Country Economics Department, effective 1st November 2023. A Mauritian national and seasoned development banker, Vencatachellum has more than thirty years of...

African Development Bank appoints Dr Akinsola Babalola as Special Assistant to the President

The African Development Bank Group (http://www.AfDB.org) has appointed Dr Akinsola Babalola, a banking and finance management professional, Special Assistant to the Bank Group President. Dr Babalola is a Nigerian citizen with over 20 years of...

Renowned Nigerian Businessman Tunde Folawiyo to Speak at Global Black Impact Summit (GBIS) 2023

Tunde Folawiyo, a distinguished Nigerian businessman, has joined the Global Black Impact Summit (GBIS) (www.GlobalBlackImpact.com) as a featured speaker. Taking place from November 30 to December 1, 2023, in Dubai, GBIS aims to promote Black...

Egypt issues Africa’s first Sustainable Panda Bond worth 3.5 billion RMB backed by African...

Egypt has successfully issued a 3-year Sustainability Panda Bond worth RMB 3.5 billion ($478.7 million). The North African nation is the first on the continent to do so, a move that underscores its commitment to...

Largest all-women voyage to set sail for Antarctica

An expedition of 188 women from all over the world, is setting sail to Antarctica in November, on a collaborative mission to promote the long-term sustainability of the planet. With representatives from South Africa,...

The African Energy Week (AEW) 2023 Award Winners Announced During Gala Dinner and Award...

The African Energy Week (AEW) 2023 Gala Dinner and Awards Ceremony celebrated the remarkable achievements and pioneering efforts of leading professionals and organizations in Africa’s energy sector. Taking place on October 17 in Cape...

IDFC Annual Meeting taking place on the margins of the World Bank/IMF 2023 Annual...

Election of Javier Diaz Fajardo and Serge Ekue as co-chairs of IDFC; for its 2023 Green Finance Mapping, IDFC reports a total financing of USD$ 1.5 Trillion of green finance since 2015, with a...