economic transformation

South African economy recovery plans prioritise energy security

South African economy recovery plans prioritise energy security

Government's newly unveiled Economic Reconstruction and Recovery Plan puts energy security at the forefront to rebuild the economy.

SA renewables sector unveils skills development programme

SAPVIA and SAWEA have launched an innovative programme to enhance local skills base across the RE value chain in South Africa.
Renewable energy

Renewable sector unpacks energy transition and economic recovery

The renewable energy sector and its stakeholders will gather on the Windaba 2020 Virtual Marketplace platform, to discuss key issues including energy transition and economic recovery.

South Africa to allow international travel from 1 October

“We will be allowing travel into and out of South Africa for business, leisure and other travel with effect from 1 October 2020," said President Cyril Ramaphosa.
Africa: Economic recovery may be long but could be transformative

Africa: Economic recovery may be long but could be transformative

Control Risks and NKC African Economics have launched the fifth edition of the Africa Risk-Reward Index, looking at Africa's recovery.

South Africa: Green SMME recovery backed by the solidarity of EU

An online dialogue on the theme of green SMME recovery, hosted by the GreenCape engaged an EU delegation in South Africa.
net zero

AfDB scoops a prize for backing green economy

AfDB has been awarded a prize for the best technical and financial partner committed to promoting the green economy towards a low-carbon transition.

Ghana selected as the headquarters of the AfCFTA

Ghana has been selected as the venue for the headquarters of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to commence trading from 1 January 2021.
African Free Trade Area

Op-ed: Reopening African economies in the ‘new normal’

In the midst of reopening African economies, governments face extreme choices on how best to deal with this procedure to ensure lives and protect vocations.

Anti-corruption crusader Plo Lumumba to open landmark event

Professor of Law and anti-corruption crusader, Patrick Loch Otieno (PLO) Lumumba, is the keynote speaker at the upcoming Africa Supply Chain in Action event to take place on 19 and 20 August.

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