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Verve Global Launches First International Transaction in New York

  Rides On Global Partnership With Discover Network   August 13, 2019/Mediacraft Verve, a leading payments technology and card business in Africa, and Discover Global Network, the payments brand of Discover, today held an event to launch the Verve Global Card. Cardholders will now have the ability to use their […]

PwC and Genevieve Magazine to organise workshop for SMEs in Nigeria

August 9, 2019 By Geoff Iyatse PwC in collaboration with Genevieve Magazine will organise a special workshop for SMEs themed “Growing Your Business from Scratch to Cash”. The workshop is scheduled to be held on 22 August 2019, in Lagos at the RadissonBlu Hotel Ikeja. SMEs are the backbone of […]

Addis Ababa Leads Africa in Hotel Room Rates

Addis Ababa registered an absolute average daily rate (ADR) of US$163.79 when measured in constant currency, which removes the effects of inflation August 8, 2019/Bench Events Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, posted Africa’s highest average daily rate (ADR), according to the most recent 12-month data from STR ( The market will play host […]