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The challenges and opportunities of trade finance in Africa

The challenges and opportunities of trade finance in Africa

It’s common knowledge that, while the African continent offers many exceptional economic opportunities for forward-thinking businesses and investors, doing business in Africa can be challenging.

Cuisine ON-THE-GO

Cuisine ON-THE-GO

Hezron Louw, co-owner of Sumting Fresh, is fully dedicated to growing and building a sustainable and successful South African brand. Find out what’s involved in co-owning Africa’s largest food truck and what’s next on this foodie’s horizon.

One-on-one with Thandiwe Nkonki

One-on-one with Thandiwe Nkonki

The Tshwane Chairperson of the Association for the Advancement of Black Accountants of Southern Africa (ABASA) reflects on 25 years of South Africa's democracy.

The Real Business of Business

The Real Business of Business

It doesn’t matter what type of business you’re in. Whether you’re offering a product or a service, you’re still in business to serve others – to uplift, assist and support other people and ultimately, to make their lives better.

Rebuilding Africa's Financial Reputation

Rebuilding Africa's Financial Reputation

Confidence in Africa is rising with investments going through the roof. Improving the continent's reputation should remain a top priority.

Revolutionising The Way People ‘Don’t’ Drink

Revolutionising The Way People ‘Don’t’ Drink

A revolution is currently brewing in South Africa – and it’s being spearheaded by Gladys Mawoneke.

Plea to Set Lammie the Lonely Elephant Free Gains Global Support

Plea to Set Lammie the Lonely Elephant Free Gains Global Support

South Africans, global supporters, and international celebrities ask the Johannesburg Zoo to have a heart.

Uniconta Opens First Offices in Cape Town

Uniconta Opens First Offices in Cape Town

A new Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system for small and medium size businesses (SMEs), Uniconta, has opened its first offices in Cape Town.

African News Agency partners with Berlinale Africa Hub

African News Agency partners with Berlinale Africa Hub

Berlinale Africa Hub has proudly announced the African News Agency (ANA) and Variety as media partners for the Berlinale Africa Hub’s 3rd edition.

Boosting Youth Employment Through Digital Innovation

Boosting Youth Employment Through Digital Innovation

A new partnership forged by Lulaway and MyImprint aims to make the application process for young South African job seekers a lot less stressful.

5 Smart Moves For Buying A Repossessed Home

5 Smart Moves For Buying A Repossessed Home

A repossessed property is a favourable option for many house hunters as it offers good value in an affordable price range.

Africa Code Week drives inclusive education for hearing-impaired children

Africa Code Week drives inclusive education for hearing-impaired children

Is coding a universal language that can bridge not only the gender and income gaps but enable also inclusive access to 21st century education? For the passionate team of Africa Code Week ambassadors in Mozambique, the answer is a resounding yes.

12 Bucket List Destinations to Visit in Africa Before 40

12 Bucket List Destinations to Visit in Africa Before 40

Africa is a rich tapestry of fascinating cultures, spectacular scenery and incredible fauna and flora. It’s a land of extremes and packed full of hidden gems.

Nissan signs MOU with Ghana and reinforces commitment to Africa

Nissan signs MOU with Ghana and reinforces commitment to Africa

Adding to its track record of investing in Africa, Nissan has committed to working with the government of Ghana to establish an automotive manufacturing industry in the country.

Carrol Boyes and The Joinery – A collaborative community collection

Carrol Boyes and The Joinery – A collaborative community collection

With waste in the oceans and landfills reaching epic proportions, there’s never been a more crucial time to find alternatives to single-use plastic and explore the potential of proactive change through design.