The journey towards business success is not without challenges, and while you may be concentrating on the products and services that your company provides to your customers and clients, it can be easy to slip into complacency with how you run your business internally. To start the new year as...
Fenix International, a next-generation energy company operating across Africa, adds a former Wall Street Director turned social entrepreneur to its core leadership team. Joshua Romisher joins the energy and financial services company as Chief Financial Officer.  Before joining Fenix, Josh served as VP of Corporate Finance at Off Grid Electric,...
Cloud infrastructure and data centers are purported to penetrate many of the key growing African markets in 2018. The harbingers of this impending growth have been building for years. Some nations are even generating a power surplus that’s being exported for profits, while others are benefiting from incoming investments...
Remaining profitable during challenging economic times isn’t just about providing great products and services, it’s also about keeping your overheads as low as possible so that you get to hold on to more of the money you make. Read on to learn about a few places to start your cost-cutting...
Google Developers Group (GDG) has announced that for the first time, the Developers’ Festival, dubbed DevFest-Addis will be held on January 6th, 2018 in Addis Ababa at the U.S. Embassy American Center - which is set to cover multiple product areas such as Android, Firebase, Google Cloud Platform, Design...
Gemalto has been selected by Bank of Cyprus to supply the world's first EMV biometric dual interface payment card for both chip and contactless payments. Europay, Mastercard and Visa (EMV) biometric dual interface payment card is set to replace PIN code facilitating higher value contactless transactions using fingerprint recognition instead...
Popular video streaming platform Netflix, on Wednesday, announced the roll out of High Dynamic Range (HDR) support on Windows 10 for both the Edge browser and the standalone Netflix Windows 10 app. Netflix users will require a premium plan and an HDR10-capable device for viewing HDR content on Windows 10. The feature will be available...
Technology solutions firm Dei Technologies has announced the launch of "Dei Places" a social media platform aimed at promoting Africa as the best tourism destination in the world. The platform was launched at a Press Conference held on Monday, December 4th at Hotel Africana, in the capital Kampala. According to Dr....
The National Information Technology Authority Uganda (NITA-U) was this morning hosted by the UPDF’s Military Police leadership. The purpose of the interaction was for NITA-U to appraise the Military Police Command on the initiatives being undertaken to take government services online. Additionally, NITA-U handed over an assortment of ICT equipment...
Alibaba Business School and the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) brought together 24 Africa-based entrepreneurs to participate in the inaugural eFounders Initiative. The eFounders Initiative is the first step to fulfill the commitment Jack Ma made as the UNCTAD Special Adviser for Young Entrepreneurs and Small Business to help...