UAE to promote investment and trade with Nigeria

The United Arab Emirates (UAE) expressed their views with respect to deepening economic ties with Nigeria towards promoting investment and trade between the two countries..... Read more »

Posted on : 12/19/2018


The return of Russia to Africa - Egypt

During Russian President Vladimir Putin's earlier years, Russia-Egypt ties which were already on the rise have noticeably improved after Abdel Fattah al-Sisi became Egypt's president post the military coup of July 2013. In 2014 bilateral trade between the two countries doubled to $5.5 billion, in 2015 they held their first joint naval drills and military exercises in 2016. In March 2017 Russia also deployed special forces to Egypt on the Libyan border which signaled Russia's growing role in Libya..... Read more »

Posted on : 12/14/2018


Airport development to surge across Africa - Ethiopia

In recent times Africa has witnessed sweeping changes brought in by regional and global development banks, including the World Bank and the International Finance Corporation in the early 2000s, which has flourished accountability and transparency along with foreign investment thereby ending several decades of under-investment and mismanagement as well as poor safety records in air transportation..... Read more »

Posted on : 12/13/2018


UAE plans to develop underwater rail link between Dubai and India

UAE is planning to come up with an underwater rail link that will connect Dubai and India..... Read more »

Posted on : 12/10/2018


Africa's fastest train commences in Morocco

On Thursday the 15th of November Morocco inaugurated Africa's fastest train which will halve travelling time between the commercial and industrial hubs of Casablanca and Tangier..... Read more »

Posted on : 11/27/2018


UAE ramps up investments in Africa

African business leaders said that with investments made in energy, agriculture and banking among other sectors, global investor interest in Africa – including from the Arabian Gulf – has gathered momentum over the past year, but barriers still remain. .... Read more »

Posted on : 11/26/2018


Morocco and ITFC signs agreement

International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation has signed an agreement with Morocco in order to extend the cooperation within the borders of Arab - Africa Trade Bridges (AATB) program..... Read more »

Posted on : 11/26/2018


Egypt To Establish Fourth Generation Cities In The Near Future

20 new cities of the fourth generation are settled to be constructed in Egypt in bid to increase residential area, improve life quality and absorb population surge in the most populous Arab country..... Read more »

Posted on : 11/23/2018


Dubai launches $161m smart traffic systems project

Roads and Transport Authority (RTA) has given approval for a Dh590-million ($161 million) project that entails the upgradation and expansion of the smart traffic systems in Dubai..... Read more »

Posted on : 11/22/2018


Scania launches new truck range in the UAE

Scania has announced the launch of its¬¬ new and complete truck range in the UAE. Scania’s new truck generation is extending its offering, and with its unique modular system, supply more performance steps, connectivity, and a comprehensive palette of productivity-enhancing services as well as customized transportation solutions..... Read more »

Posted on : 11/16/2018