Kenya’s prime market expected to recover in H1 2018

Recovery in sight for the Kenyan capital’s prime property market, according to Knight Frank report

SSA Investments signs MoU with Ugandan trade minister for cotton revival

Turkish-based SSA Investments has signed and memorandum with Uganda in a bid to revive the country’s cotton business.

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Dubai Islamic Bank plans arm in Kenya by year’s end

Dubai Shari'ah-compliant lender receives “in principle approval” from regulators to launch operations in Kenya pending a final license

Saudi Arabia to stop wheat farming by 2016, eyeing Africa

Saudi Arabia will rely entirely on wheat imports within a year, and Africa is on the top of...

Oman, Tanzania and China to jointly develop $11bn port, free zone

Oman state fund, Tanzania’s government and China Merchants Holding sign MoU to collaborate on Bagamoyo port and a...


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CCPIT chooses Lebanon for MENA headquarters

China’s trade body picks Lebanon as its regional base for Middle East and North Africa.

African Union declares 2018 as the African anti-corruption year

The AU launches its 30th assembly with a clear pledge towards fighting corruption.