Business

USTDA Launches U.S. Gas Infrastructure Export Initiative

By Ikenna Asomba The United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA), has launched the U.S. Gas Infrastructure Exports Initiative. As part of the Initiative, USTDA is announcing a call for gas-related project proposals for project preparation grants. USTDA grant funding typically ranges between $500,000 to $1 million USD for project preparation activities necessary to demonstrate […]

Ease Of Doing Business: Mauritius Bags World Bank’s Highest Score In Sub-Saharan Africa

Mauritius has claimed the highest score on ease of doing business in Sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) and the Southern African Development community (SADC), securing 25th position out of 190 economies globally. This is according to the World Bank’s 2018 Doing Business report recently published. The report, the organisation’s 15th edition, provides insight into topics including tax, […]

Heads of State, Business Leaders Storm Egypt For Africa 2017 Forum, Dec. 7-9, 2017

*Over 1,000 delegates expected to discuss, collaborate on African trade and investment By Ikenna Asomba The Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation of Egypt and COMESA Regional Investment Agency have announced the holding of Africa 2017, a high-level forum offering participants an unparalleled platform for promoting trade and investment within Africa. The Forum will be […]