IoT and Big Data changing supply chain industry

Traxens, a company that has received this year the prestigious Frost & Sullivan Technology Leadership Award for its novel smart container-tracking Internet of Things (IoT) solution for various industries, including maritime. In addition to the…

Floating LNG facility to provide circa 2.5 million…

BHGE to provide turbomachinery equipment for four FLNG compression trains for BP’s Greater Tortue Ahmeyim natural gas project; Award is second major contract for Greater Tortue development, expanding on BHGE’s contract for subsea production equipment;…

ict transformation

Verraki is now a registered business intermediary for…

Verraki Partners, new business and technology solutions firm unveiled, positions to address Africa's seemingly intractable challenges A new business and technology solutions firm has been launched, which promises to partner with enterprises and governments to…

chat

Freshworks: scalable online support to 1.5 billion messaging…

WhatsApp Business API added to Freshworks Omniroute™, its patent-pending routing technology, allowing businesses to easily manage WhatsApp inquiries Freshworks, a global leader in customer engagement software, has integrated its customer engagement suite with the WhatsApp…

lavington

Turning Points in Kenya’s Real Estate Market

Emerging from a stagnant economy after political turmoil, Kenya's real estate industry is set to boom once again in 2019 from the growing middle class, rapid urbanization which is currently at 4.3% per annum against…

acca think ahead

In the future, Ethics will be a key…

How will digital, new technologies, the global economy, politics, legislation, cyber security, ethics, and even climate change impact business and the Finance department? How will the principles of ethics that have been taught and ingrained…

SIM

SIM Boxing: a threat for business and security

In 2016, it was estimated that telecom companies in Uganda on annual basis were losing about $60m due to illegal redirection of international calls traffic • The amount in part led to revenue from voice…

growth

Tax reform, digitisation key to financing development

Africa must digitise its economies, broaden its tax base, prevent further deterioration of fiscal and debt positions, and aim for double-digit growth to achieve the UN 2030 global goals (SDGs), and the AU Agenda 2063 according to the 2019…

agroindustry

5th agrofood & plastprintpack Nigeria 2019

The 5th agrofood & plastprintpack Nigeria 2019 with 120+ global technology leaders from 24 countries •Top level 3-day conference on Skills development, Value chain approach, Circular economy & Finance, start-ups and digitalization Due to the…

AfricaCom

AfricaTech, new show event

AfricaCom Introduces new show event - AfricaTech •Accelerating enterprise digital transformation to elevate African economies AfricaCom, Africa’s largest telecoms and technology event, announces the launch of AfricaTech - a new event brand dedicated to propelling…

all africa

UNITEL, new African partner of World Economic Forum

UNITEL is the newest African Associate Partner of the World Economic Forum, the first Angolan company to be included in the exclusive network of Partner level companies. The Partnership will allow UNITEL to support the…

startup olé

Startup Olé Salamanca 2019

La empresa de comunicación financiera y relaciones con inversores Bracken colaborará con la quinta edición de Startup Olé, que se desarrollará en Salamanca del 26 al 28 de marzo, dentro de su apuesta por el…