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Africa Business Today

 A weekly show that looks at the news and markets action across the continent.

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Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-06-24 00:10:00.0

We round up the biggest stories on the continent and hone in on the week's market action. We also talk to Jens Thomassen, Director of Denham Capital, on the potential oversupply of power in Africa and the latest projects being rolled out. And we look at the effect the lack of access to information has on entrepreneurs with Casey 'Oche Bridgeford, Founder of OnCastMedia, and Mark Paper, COO at Business Partners International.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-06-24 00:02:00.0

We round up the biggest stories on the continent and hone in on the week's market action. We also talk to Jens Thomassen, Director of Denham Capital, on the potential oversupply of power in Africa and the latest projects being rolled out. And we look at the effect the lack of access to information has on entrepreneurs with Casey 'Oche Bridgeford, Founder of OnCastMedia, and Mark Paper, COO at Business Partners International.

Africa Business Today: Part 3

2016-06-24 00:00:00.0

We round up the biggest stories on the continent and hone in on the week's market action. We also talk to Jens Thomassen, Director of Denham Capital, on the potential oversupply of power in Africa and the latest projects being rolled out. And we look at the effect the lack of access to information has on entrepreneurs with Casey 'Oche Bridgeford, Founder of OnCastMedia, and Mark Paper, COO at Business Partners International.

Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-06-17 00:10:00.0

In this week's edition of Africa Business Today we run through the week's biggest stories & hone in on the continent's market action. We also talk to Marcus Cornaro, Ambassador for the European Union to South Africa on the EU Economic Partnership Agreement signed with 6 African countries and we investigate how Zambia has set the benchmark for Africa's cheapest solar power with Dan Croft who is the Senior Investment Officer at the IFC.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-06-17 00:05:00.0

In this week's edition of Africa Business Today we run through the week's biggest stories & hone in on the continent's market action. We also talk to Marcus Cornaro, Ambassador for the European Union to South Africa on the EU Economic Partnership Agreement signed with 6 African countries and we investigate how Zambia has set the benchmark for Africa's cheapest solar power with Dan Croft who is the Senior Investment Officer at the IFC.

Africa Business Today: Part 3

2016-06-17 00:00:00.0

In this week's edition of Africa Business Today we run through the week's biggest stories & hone in on the continent's market action. We also talk to Marcus Cornaro, Ambassador for the European Union to South Africa on the EU Economic Partnership Agreement signed with 6 African countries and we investigate how Zambia has set the benchmark for Africa's cheapest solar power with Dan Croft who is the Senior Investment Officer at the IFC.

Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-06-10 00:10:00.0

On the show this week, we look at news on the continent including MTN's settlement with Nigeria. Simon Freemantle from Standard Bank looks at the benefits of south-south co-operation, despite the hype around BRICS having died down. And is Nigeria at risk of losing its status as West Africa's travel hub? Raphael Kuuchi, Vice President for Africa at the International Air Transport Association shares his view.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-06-10 00:05:00.0

On the show this week, we look at news on the continent including MTN's settlement with Nigeria. Simon Freemantle from Standard Bank looks at the benefits of south-south co-operation, despite the hype around BRICS having died down. And is Nigeria at risk of losing its status as West Africa's travel hub? Raphael Kuuchi, Vice President for Africa at the International Air Transport Association shares his view.

Africa Business Today: Part 3

2016-06-10 00:00:00.0

On the show this week, we look at news on the continent including MTN's settlement with Nigeria. Simon Freemantle from Standard Bank looks at the benefits of south-south co-operation, despite the hype around BRICS having died down. And is Nigeria at risk of losing its status as West Africa's travel hub? Raphael Kuuchi, Vice President for Africa at the International Air Transport Association shares his view.

Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-06-03 00:10:00.0

In the show this week, we look at the progress African stock exchanges are making towards integration with Donna Nemer, Director of Capital markets at the JSE. And while Rwanda's Stock Exchange may be one of the smallest on the continent, but it is gaining momentum. The bourse’s CEO Celestin Rwabukumba gives us some insight. That and all the latest market action from across the continent.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-06-03 00:05:00.0

In the show this week, we look at the progress African stock exchanges are making towards integration with Donna Nemer, Director of Capital markets at the JSE. And while Rwanda's Stock Exchange may be one of the smallest on the continent, but it is gaining momentum. The bourse’s CEO Celestin Rwabukumba gives us some insight. That and all the latest market action from across the continent.

Africa Business Today: Part 3

2016-06-03 00:00:00.0

In the show this week, we look at the progress African stock exchanges are making towards integration with Donna Nemer, Director of Capital markets at the JSE. And while Rwanda's Stock Exchange may be one of the smallest on the continent, but it is gaining momentum. The bourse’s CEO Celestin Rwabukumba gives us some insight. That and all the latest market action from across the continent.

Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-05-27 00:10:00.0

This week we hear how Toyota can catch a ride with app-based lift service Uber as it expands across the continent. We also look at how Africa is faring when it comes to electrifying rural areas. Catch all that as well our usual news and markets wraps.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-05-27 00:05:00.0

This week we hear how Toyota can catch a ride with app-based lift service Uber as it expands across the continent. We also look at how Africa is faring when it comes to electrifying rural areas. Catch all that as well our usual news and markets wraps.

Africa Business Today: Part 3

2016-05-27 00:00:00.0

This week we hear how Toyota can catch a ride with app-based lift service Uber as it expands across the continent. We also look at how Africa is faring when it comes to electrifying rural areas. Catch all that as well our usual news and markets wraps.

Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-05-20 00:10:00.0

As Kenya’s central bank prepares to decide on interest rates next week, we speak to Governor Patrick Njoroge about the state of the country’s economy. We also hone in on Africa Utility Week and find out why solar energy is a source of cheap and clean power for the continent with SolarAfrica’s James Irons.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-05-20 00:05:00.0

As Kenya’s central bank prepares to decide on interest rates next week, we speak to Governor Patrick Njoroge about the state of the country’s economy. We also hone in on Africa Utility Week and find out why solar energy is a source of cheap and clean power for the continent with SolarAfrica’s James Irons.

Africa Business Today: Part 3

2016-05-20 00:00:00.0

As Kenya’s central bank prepares to decide on interest rates next week, we speak to Governor Patrick Njoroge about the state of the country’s economy. We also hone in on Africa Utility Week and find out why solar energy is a source of cheap and clean power for the continent with SolarAfrica’s James Irons.

Africa Business Today: Part 1

2016-05-13 00:10:00.0

On the show this week, we bring you a roundup of the key conversations at this year’s World Economic Forum Africa meetings in Kigali, Rwanda, including interviews with NEPAD Business Foundation MD Geoffrey Rothschild, Nigeria Stock Exchange CEO Oscar Onyema and Mamadou Biteye, MD of the Rockerfeller Foundation Africa.

Africa Business Today: Part 2

2016-05-13 00:05:00.0

On the show this week, we bring you a roundup of the key conversations at this year’s World Economic Forum Africa meetings in Kigali, Rwanda, including interviews with NEPAD Business Foundation MD Geoffrey Rothschild, Nigeria Stock Exchange CEO Oscar Onyema and Mamadou Biteye, MD of the Rockerfeller Foundation Africa.

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