Business News Subscribe to Business News

Equatorial Guinea Enters LNG Sales, Infrastructure Agreement with Burkina Faso

September 18, 2017/Ministry of Mines, Industry and Energy Equatorial Guinea The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons (, representing the Government of Equatorial Guinea, has signed a memorandum of understanding with… Read more »

Nestle Is Said to Pay $425 Million to Buy Blue Bottle Coffee

September 15, 2017/Bloomberg By Corinne Gretler, Craig Giammona, and Olivia Zaleski Swiss food giant said to obtain 68% stake in cafe operator Blue Bottle, coveted by consumers, is experiencing growth… Read more »

Marie Claire, Mastercard Present Next Big Thing Concept Shop

September 14, 2017/Mastercard Marie Claire magazine is partnering with Mastercard to launch The Next Big Thing Concept Shop, a first-to-market, hands-on retail pop-up experience bringing to life the newest innovations… Read more »

How Small Businesses Can Become a Big Driver for Financial Inclusion

Photo Credit: LinkedIn September 13, 2017/Mstercard Bernhard Mors While an increasing number of the unbanked across the globe are getting access to more formal financial tools, many are not using… Read more »

Moroccan Minister of Energy, Mines, and Sustainable Development to welcome African energy leaders to Casablanca this November

September 13, 2017/EnergyNet Ltd The Africa Renewable Energy Forum (ARF) ( and the preceding Gas Options: North & West Africa meeting will take place from 29th November – 1st December… Read more »

Siemens Says Collaboration with Uganda is progressing positively

September 13, 2017/Siemens AG Identified priority activities to strengthen transmission grid In dialogue with key stakeholders for areas of collaboration and support for Oil & Gas sector development Actively investigating… Read more »

GE signs $25 Million MoU with Hewlett Packard for Digital Solutions across Middle East, Africa & Turkey

September 13, 2017/GE Partnership over three years will bring Cyber Security and other GE Digital solutions to the Middle East, Africa & Turkey (MEA & T) region, targeting critical industrial… Read more »

Apple launches $999 iPhone X in bid to regain innovation lead

12/9/2017/Reuters Stephen Nellis Apple Inc on Tuesday rolled out its much-anticipated iPhone X, a glass and stainless steel device with an edge-to-edge display that Chief Executive Tim Cook called “the… Read more »

AGCO leads new project to determine sustainable business models for smallholders and farm service centres

September 12, 2017/AGCO Corporation “The transformation of on-farm mechanisation can make a major contribution to improving rural livelihoods by boosting productivity and growth in rural incomes and making farming an… Read more »

Masawara Insurance Group drives digital strategy with SSP Pure Insurance

September 12, 2017/SSP Insurance technology specialist SSP ( has signed a new deal with the Masawara Group of insurance companies. The deal has seen SSP Pure Insurance deployed across Botswana… Read more »