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Libyan Airlines and Afriquiyah in merger talks to fly again

The head of the airline group has evoked a “catastrophic financial situationHalted by the Libyan unrest, Libyan Airlines and Afriqiyah have gradually resumed operations. But their traditional African routes may undergo revision due..

Last Updated on Thursday, 29 December 2011 18:59

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Asian mega deal for Tanzania

Coal and iron ore mining will be boosted by the Chinese investment/Photo/ReutersChinese companies are providing a much-needed injection of capital to finance key mining and infrastructure projects

Last Updated on Tuesday, 22 November 2011 18:31

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Helios: A Continental Focus on Investment

In February this year, Helios and Vitol bought an 80% share in Shell’s oil products, distribution and retailing businesses in 14 African countries. The private equity group is effectively selling petrol direct to consumers/Photo/ReutersThe Africa-focused private equity firm, Helios Investment Partners, founded by two Nigerian investors is a leading force in financing deals that give companies a continental focus

Last Updated on Friday, 18 November 2011 14:55

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Automobiles: African Testing Grounds

The Dacia Logan in production in Morocco: Renault hopes to build 400,000 of the low-cost cars for the domestic market per year by 2015, to compete with Chinese imports/Photo/GILLES ROLLE/REASouth Africa may dominate car assembly and production, but North Africa is coming up fast as the continent becomes a battleground for the low-cost segment


Last Updated on Monday, 14 November 2011 11:51

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Ethiopia: French Company to Export Wine

Ethiopian climate has allowed the winery to cut the usual production time from five to three and a half years/ Photo/ ReutersCastel Winery will soon begin exporting bottled wine from its Ethiopian vineyards, making the French owned company the first to invest in wine production in the country, The Africa Report learnt on Wednesday.

Last Updated on Thursday, 10 November 2011 13:10

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This month... Telecoms

altWe focus on telecoms. Mobile use in Africa is booming as competition pushes down prices.           


Last Updated on Wednesday, 20 April 2011 10:54

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This month... East African banks

altWe focus on East Africa's banks which are breaking new ground in microcredit and mobile savings    

Last Updated on Wednesday, 22 December 2010 17:21

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