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LafargeHolcim acquires Kendall Group in the UK

February 23, 2018/LafargeHolcim LafargeHolcim has acquired The Kendall Group, a leading aggregates and ready-mix concrete manufacturer with net sales of around CHF 33 million in 2017 operating in the South… Read more »

Adesina Urges America to Invest in African Agriculture

I do not seek aid for Africa. I seek investments in Africa – Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank February 22, 2018/AfDB The President of the African Development… Read more »

Mercer announces Strategic Partnership with Advisory K in Zimbabwe

February 22, 2018/Mercer LLC Mercer, a global consulting leader in advancing health, wealth and career, and a wholly owned subsidiary of Marsh & McLennan Companies (NYSE: MMC) (, has entered… Read more »

Over 175 million Europeans ready to pay with wearable devices

Overwhelming success of contactless cards peaks shopper demand for wearable payments February 22, 2018/Mastercard One quarter (24%) of Europeans expect to start using “tap and go” contactless payments with a… Read more »

Dimitrios Dosis Brings Data-Driven Vision as New President of Mastercard Advisors

  February 21, 2018/Mastercard Julia Monti In continued commitment to helping customers solve pressing business issues with data-driven solutions, Mastercard today appointed Dimitrios Dosis the new president of Mastercard Advisors,… Read more »

Heritage Bank Partners Next Generation to empower Nigerian youths

February 20, 2018/Heritage Bank Ltd Heritage Bank Plc, Nigeria’s Most Innovative Banking Services Provider has partnered Next Generation to educate and empower not fewer than 300 primary and secondary school… Read more »

LafargeHolcim to invest CHF 200 million to drive further growth in India

February 20, 2018/LafargeHolcim LafargeHolcim will strengthen its presence in India with the construction of a new cement plant in the state of Rajasthan in the North of the country. The… Read more »

Chinese Entrepreneur Starts $100 Million Hedge Fund With His Own Money

19/2/2018/Bloomberg By Klaus Wille Singapore-based fund will focus on education, tourism, tech Winning bets include buying Tesla, shorting United Continental Qian Yongqiang, who made his fortune in Chinese education and… Read more »

Rosemary’s Holds Fusion Showcase in Abuja

…..To Celebrate 2018 Colour of the Year February 18, 2018/Rosemary’s Award winning interior design company, Rosemary’s – The Soft Furnishing Company, has announced that its 2018 Fusion Showcase will hold… Read more »

National Social Investment Programmes Recording Successes, Not Hampered by Fraud

16/2/2018/NSIO The attention of the National Social Investment Office (NSIO) has been drawn to misleading media reports alluding that “massive fraud has hampered the National Social Investment Programmes” of the… Read more »