African industrialization: 37 states have become more industrialized over the past eleven years
African industrialization is showing progress, according to a report by the ADB, AU and UNIDO.
SIAC, Flat6Labs and Dar launch construction tech innovation program
SIAC, one of Egypt’s leading construction firms, Flat6Labs and Dar will collaborate to foster startups and contech solutions across Egypt.
Green hydrogen could create up to 3.7 million jobs, add USD 120 billion to the continent’s GDP.
Volvo Trucks Euro 5 trucks have been available in South Africa since 2012, but now will be assembled locally for the first time.
Sandvik Khomanani efforts hailed by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa at the company’s new site launch.
Met63 wins USD 9.2 million Botswanan demo plant contract from Giyani Metals
Met63 will develop the plant to produce high-purity manganese sulphate monohydrate (HPMSM) samples that will be sent for testing.
The Botswana Power Corporation signs with Scatec of Norway to create a large scale solar PV plant
The Botswana Power Corporation has signed an agreement with Scatec to create a 50 MW solar power plant as part of the country’s shift to green power.
Swakop Uranium’s Husab Mine, China’s largest single investment in Africa, reports record year as uranium prices increase.
Electra Mining expo returns as South African mining sector exceeds USD 59.3 billion in production value
The Electra Mining expo is returning after a Covid-19-enforced absence. The event is billed as a unique platform for the mining, manufacturing, automation, electrical and power industries.
International project developers and private equity firms have pledged to invest USD 32 billion in green hydrogen and ammonia projects in Egypt’s Suez Canal Economic Zone (SCZONE). This follows on from USD 10 billion pledged in May.