The audit firm Ernst & Young published in early May 2017 its list of the most attractive African countries. At the head of the pack is Morocco, which replaces Africa on which had first place in 2016. The relative attractiveness of the investments of 46 African economies was measured on the basis of the following:…Read more
The Alliance for Affordable Internet, published its 2017 report on Internet accessibility in the world. The level of accessibility is assessed according to 3 main factors: The ICT infrastructure deployed The policy framework in place to support the expansion of ICTs The current rate of adoption of broadband Here is the ranking of African countries…Read more
The African Union has launched its continental e-passport program Sunday as part of the opening ceremony of the 27th Ordinary Session of the Assembly of the African Union in Kigali, Rwanda.
It’s the first step that will increase mobility for Africans on the continent as well as boost trade and economic growth opportunities.Read more
Garden City Mall, one of Kenya’s national capital shopping malls, now has a roof-top solar carport which is considered as Africa’s largest solar carport. It provides shade for cars, and solar energy in the daytime (lighting and powering escalators at the mall).Read more
The national airline will succeed the defunct Congolese Airlines (LAC) bankrupt in 2003, and will compete with Korongo Airlines, a subsidiary of Brussels Airlines operating from Lubumbashi airport. Congo Airways, aims at serving eight cities in the DRC, including Goma (east) and Kinshasa, before moving to fourteen servants within three years to cover a territory…Read more
According to the 2014-2015 Global Competitiveness Report, the Rwandan government ranks 7th in terms of efficiency in public management. This country is thus in front of nations like Switzerland (9th) or Luxembourg (10th). According to the World Economic Forum (WEF) which published this report, Rwanda's ranking is largely due to the very low level of…Read more
On the occasion of the last Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) summit, the heads of state of the zone agreed to the establishment of a regional market for the " Electricity, to respond to the energy deficit that has penalized its 15 member countries for decades (Etienne Bailly, Transco CLSG). Transco CLSG was…Read more