Besh Gebeya, one of the over a dozen companies of East Africa Holdings, aims to create 100,000 jobs within the coming five years opening 25 additional stores in Ethiopia and two in the neighboring countries.
Asbeza delivery, one of the emerging online grocery delivery platform in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, eyes significant growth in ecommerce especially when the law that regulates the industry comes into practice.
As the world grapples with the effects of the Coronavirus pandemic, three e-payment platforms in Ethiopia, namely Amole, HelloCash and M-BIRR urge customers to use their technology to avoid crowds in banks.
The Chinese giant ecommerce company, Alibaba Group, is set to launch an ecommerce training program dubbed, Alibaba Netpreneur Training Program, which targeted entrepreneurs and business owners in Ethiopia.
Trade and technology experts from across Africa today met in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the first session of the committee on private sector, regional integration, trade, infrastructure, industry and technology organized by a UN agency.
The lack of development aid earmarked to help poorer countries build the infrastructure and skills they need to adapt to the digital economy raises profound questions that decision-makers from governments, businesses and civil society organizations will address next week at UNCTAD’s eCommerce Week.