Accelerating Africa’s infrastructure delivery to create jobs

OPINION – By Moono Mupotola Lamu Port, South Sudan, Ethiopia Transport Corridor Project (LAPSSET) won the prestigious Global Infrastructure Leadership Forum Award in Washington DC on March 10th this year. The project was up against equally critical multi-billion dollar programmes including Mexico City New International airport and Seine-Nord Europe Canal, connecting northern European countries such […]

Agribusiness

Experts discuss land governance to increase agricultural investment

Land in Africa has become the safest asset for those with spare funds to invest.  With its growing population, Rwanda, like many other countries on the continent, has also been attracting progressively more property developers to construct thousands of houses, and thus address its urban housing challenges.

Manufacturing

Italian company to introduce ‘Made as in Italy’ products in Ethiopia

Proras, Italian Engineering and Contracting company, which has been working in Ethiopia for the past nine years, invited Ethiopian Small and Micro Enterprises (SMEs) to follow Italian industrial development model and start manufacturing ‘Made as in Italy’ products locally.