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The first Pan-African data science competition platform

In conversation with Celina Lee, co-founder and CEO of Zindi, a Cape Town based technology startup and the first Pan-African data science competition platform.

Calling all energy companies who can provide a solution to manufacturers

The Africa Energy Indaba is launching an Energy Solutions Pavilion, providing companies who have an energy solution that can support manufacturers with the opportunity to showcase their products.

Inspired by Social Responsibility and Traceability

SAMIL specialises in mohair-related products and has a fully integrated value chain including farming, processing, trading, yarn spinning and dyeing.

Continental free trade will galvanise African economies

Political will is a major component in the equation; an AfCFTA Business Forum has been established to allow for private sector engagement with the formulators of policy.

A concentrated source of natural energy

South African raisins are produced in the Orange and Olifants river regions, which are in the Northern Cape and Western Cape respectively.

Audit results confirm Western Cape the top performing province in South Africa

Key highlights from the Auditor General’s PFMA 2018-19 Consolidated General Report.

WTM Africa & IGLTA Partner on LGBTQ+ Initiative EQUAL Africa for 2020

Attendees at EQUAL Africa in partnership with IGLTA can also look forward to other trending topics and content shares from over 150 speakers from around the globe in six different theatres on the #WTMA20 show floor.

Record Breaking AfricaCom 2019

15 000 plus visitors emphasise significance of the role technology plays in all our futures.

Africa’s $2.6-trillion energy gap provides opportunities

The Africa Energy Outlook 2019 report states that cumulative investments of $2.6-trillion are required between 2019 and 2040 to meet the rising energy demand and provide more accessible energy facilities to African citizens.

‘Running with Sherman’ by bestselling author of ‘Born to Run’, Christopher McDougall

With the aid of Chris's menagerie on his farm in rural Pennsylvania, his wife Mika and their friends and neighbours including the local Amish population, Sherman begins to build trust in Chris. To give him a purpose, they start to run together.

Featured Investment Opportunities

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Aviation services company seeks additional funding for expansion

The company is operational (transporting cargo) and is looking to expand into passenger transportation.

Relocating logistics company seeks funding for upgrade and repair of facilities

Additional funding of R2-million is sought for the upgrading and minor repairs of existing facility in Special Economic Zone.

Company producing eco-friendly drinking straws seeks funding for expansion

Far_Go Straws produces and distributes a range of stainless-steel, reusable, consumer-friendly straws. The company is currently in the process of adding bamboo straws to its product range.

Featured Business Opportunities

Establish your business in Africa’s tech hub

Cape Town has established itself as a key technology hub in Africa with a number of major companies launching their head offices in the city.

Office and industrial space available in central South African province

There are opportunities to rent factory space at Free State Development Corporation properties in Botshabelo, Phuthaditjhaba and Industriqwa.

FDC offers affordable rental rates for businesses

The property management and development unit of the FDC has a diverse property portfolio.