Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi, the world’s largest automotive alliance, today announced that unit sales at its member companies rose 5.1 percent to a new record of 5,538,530 vehicles in the six months to June 30. The three Alliance member companies saw increased demand in product segments including crossovers, sports utility vehicles, pick-ups as well as zero-emission electric and […]
DHL Global Forwarding, the leading international provider of air, sea and road freight services, and Ethiopian Airlines, the largest aviation group in Africa, today signed a new agreement to form a joint venture company –DHL-Ethiopian Airlines Logistics Services Ltd.
The African Development Bank on Thursday signed a $41 million grant agreement with Republic of Sudan to finance a public sector Agriculture Value Chain Development Project in the country.
Tunisia and the African Development Bank has signed an agreement for the launch of a pilot project to use drones for data collection to enhance management of agricultural projects in the country.
Uganda becomes the first African country to sign an agreement with the Regional Liquidity Support Facility (RLSF), which will offer protection to new small and mid-sized renewable energy projects (up to 50 MW) in Sub-Sahara Africa.
The Global Alliance for Improved Nutrition (GAIN)- an international organization founded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation and driven by the mission of a world without malnutrition – is set to host the first-ever Nutrition Africa Investor Forum (NAIF) in Nairobi, Kenya.
The upcoming G20 Ministers of agriculture meeting next week is expected to focus on sustainable production of nutritious foods. Ahead of his address to the meeting, Gilbert F. Houngbo, President of the United Nations International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), offered the institution’s full support for efforts to increase the sustainable production of nutritious foods.