24 Oct Register to Africapreneurs #2

Are you a small Swedish growth company interested in exploring business opportunities in Africa? Go Africa aims to provide you with the network, competence and support needed to successfully break into and do business in sub-Saharan Africa....

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24 Oct Norwegian development aid in 2015

"In 2015, Norwegian development aid amounted to NOK 34.5 billion. This represents an increase of approximately NOK 2.4 billion on the previous year. Aid in 2015 corresponded to 1.05 per cent of Norway’s gross national income (GNI). In 2014, Norway gave NOK 32.1 billion in...

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17 Oct SUCCESSFUL NORDIC-AFRICAN BUSINESS SUMMIT HOSTED IN OSLO

"On Thursday October 13, 38 speakers and around 400 African and Nordic business delegates and participants, including more than 20 ambassadors from African and Nordic countries discussed how best to invest in the rapidly growing cities in Africa. For the sixth consecutive year, The Norwegian-African...

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17 Oct Tackling the energy challenge in Africa

"Sustainable energy is a key priority for the EIB in Africa, where 57% of the population remains without access to electricity, which in turn hinders the continent’s economic development and prevents it from reaching its potential. As it is, the energy sector in Africa is...

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03 Oct Financing approved for seven new feasibility studies

"Nopef’s credit committee has approved financing totaling EUR 232,000 for seven new projects. If long-term operations are set-up in the project countries, total investments will exceed EUR 4.1 million. The feasibility studies concern investments in projects to be carried out in China, Vietnam, Myanmar, Ukraine...

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