Monthly Archives: October 2018

The Government of Rwanda and Alibaba Group Enter into Agreements to Promote Rwanda’s Economic Development

The first eWTP hub in Africa was launched in Rwanda; Key initiatives include assisting Rwandan SMEs to sell to Chinese consumers, promoting Rwandan tourism and providing capacity building to empower Rwanda’s digital economy

KIGALI, Rwanda, Oct. 31, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — 

Opportunity International Honors 2018 WeGo Award Winners

Chicago, Oct. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Opportunity International is pleased to announce the winners of the Women and Girls Opportunity (WeGO) Awards. The inaugural WeGO Award seeks to highlight and honor Opportunity International partners around the world who work

AFRICAN LEADERS TO ATTEND PEACE CELEBRATIONS IN SOUTH SUDAN

JUBA– South Sudan confirmed on Tuesday that at least four African leaders will attend the much-anticipated peace celebrations slated for Wednesday in Juba.

Michael Makuei Lueth, minister of information, told journalists in Juba that the leaders from the regional bloc, …

AFRICAN LEADERS TO ATTEND PEACE CELEBRATIONS IN SOUTH SUDAN

JUBA– South Sudan confirmed on Tuesday that at least four African leaders will attend the much-anticipated peace celebrations slated for Wednesday in Juba.

Michael Makuei Lueth, minister of information, told journalists in Juba that the leaders from the regional bloc, …

AFRICA ATTRACTS MORE FDI; SOUTH AFRICA AND MOROCCO LEAD DESTINATIONS

PRETORIA — Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into Africa rose in 2017, with South Africa and Morocco as leading investment destinations.

Last year Africa attracted 718 FDI projects, which was up 6 percent from the previous year, in line with a …