China scales up infrastructure funding

China will contribute an additional $14.5 billion to the Silk Road Fund to scale up financing support for the Belt and Road Initiative. Chinese President Xi Jinping made the announcement when delivering a keynote speech at the opening ceremony of the two-day Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation. Designed to finance the Belt and Road Initiative, More...

by admin | Published 11 months ago
By admin On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Germany now moves to woo African

This year, Germany will host the first ever privately held event exclusively dedicated to strengthening trade and investment ties between Germany and the African continent. The Germany-Africa Business Forum, which More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016
1 Comment

Cut links with Bidco to save UN’s reputation

Bugala farmers have urged the UN to sever links with Bidco over the controversial land acquisition in the island. The farmers fighting threats and land grabbing praised a draft report by UN investigators that calls More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 21st, 2016

Africa is rising, more prospects for growth

Analysis of International air travel to East Africa this year (January to August) by ForwardKeys, a company that predicts future travel patterns by crunching and analysing 14 million booking transactions a day, More...

By admin On Friday, August 26th, 2016

Protesters urge banks to deny Bidco funds

Bidco Africa has said the protesters that picketed outside Standard Chartered and Barclays Banks in London on Tuesday are con artists trying to blackmail the company. The company says it has been fighting an anonymous More...