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Businesses to boom as Ghana hosts West Africa Air Expo
September 26, 2017

Ghana’s tourism industry is expected to witness a massive boost as it prepares to host the first African Air Expo.

The Aerospace and Aviation Exhibition for West Africa, scheduled for October, will bring together major players in the Aviation industry under one turf.

About 150 companies providing aviation-related services are expected to display latest innovations in the sector.

The companies expected to exhibit various products include government departments, airport companies, airlines, flight school academies, charter solutions cargo handling services, military and defense among others.

Aviation Minister, Cecelia Dapaah said the country stands to reap a windfall from the event if companies in the recreational industry re-positioned themselves.

“All these airlines that operate in Ghana will be coming in, meaning there will be lots of people coming in as businessmen, investors and tourists,”"...

September 25, 2017

Black Market of Euro exchange reaches 20.000 DZD/100 Euros, exceeding all the red lines, which was descried by experts as an initial rise, which is expected to increase dangerously during the next phase, with the same level of printing funds that was announced by the government weeks ago.


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Al-Nuzhah neighborhood center held a festival earlier this week to welcome pilgrims from different countries.
Muslims from Burkina Faso, Algeria and Pakistan attended the festival which included a short movie about Makkah and its historical role in hosting pilgrims.
Adel Hafez, the festival organizer,"...

September 26, 2017

Commenting on the appointment, Ian Gibson, Managing Director, Regional Head Africa, Middle East & Europe, Private Banking, said, “Across our network we’re investing in our Private Banking business, and building our talent and expertise. As such I’m delighted to have Demir join the team. He brings with him a wealth of experience and will be key to building our franchise in Africa and Europe.”


September 26, 2017

Cab-hailing multinational Uber is set to launch a new public bus service similar to its popular taxi service, according to Minister of Investment and International Cooperation Sahar Nasr.

In an interview on ONE satellite channel, Nasr explained that the new Uber buses will be launched within the coming three months, adding that the company still anticipates the issuance of a law regulating its ride-sharing"...

September 26, 2017

The Management of TINAPA Business Resort Calabar says it is encouraging local businesses to own shops and business outlets to boost activities in the resort.

Mr Ayiba Ayiba, Managing Director of the Resort, in Calabar that this was part of measures to resuscitate business activities in the resort.

“We are doing everything"...

September 26, 2017

Microsoft, through its 4Afrika Initiative, in partnership with the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) to provide entrepreneurs in the TEF Entrepreneurship Programme with technology-based tools, resources and mentorship.

Through this support, the two organisations will help entrepreneurs effectively use ICT to modernise their businesses, enrich their offerings and reach new customers.


September 26, 2017

The Minister of Trade , Mohamed Benmeradi, did not rule out the registration of a “blank year” in the import of new cars in 2017, referring to the ministerial committee tasked with studying the file which has not wound up its work until now, while revealing a new list of names of prohibited items of import, which will be released soon.

The minister said in response to a question asked by"...

September 26, 2017

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