Huawei launches innovative solutions to find the right technology for the right scenario

(HUAWEI) – On the second day From HUAWEI CONNECT 2022 Bangkok, Huawei launched a range of innovative infrastructure solutions to drive industry digitalization, finding the right technology for the right scenario. Industry stakeholders gathered and exchanged around the theme: “Innovative Infrastructure to Unleash Digital Potential”, to explore future directions and opportunities for industry digitization. They … Read more

storage technology will be the priority in the coming years (IRENA)

(Ecofin Agency) – In South Africa and Malawi, the Norwegian company Scatec recently got involved in two renewable energy projects with large storage capacities. The Director General of the International Renewable Energy Agency, Mr Francesco La Camera (pictured), told Daily News Egypt (DNE) that storage technology will be a priority in the coming period to … Read more

Google funds Lori Systems, a digital logistics start-up

(Ecofin Agency) – Mastering the logistics value chain in international trade continues to be a headache for shippers. Some players in the field see the digital revolution as effective tools for solving problems. Google announced in August that it had financed the company Lori Systems, through the $50 million African Investment Fund that it has … Read more

Google funds Lori Systems, a digital logistics start-up

(Ecofin Agency) – Mastering the logistics value chain in international trade continues to be a headache for shippers. Some players in the field see the digital revolution as effective tools for solving problems. Google announced in August that it had financed the company Lori Systems, through the $50 million African Investment Fund that it has … Read more

AfDB Launches African Science, Technology and Innovation Fund to Complement Japan Africa Dream Scholarship Program

(African Development Bank) – The President of the African Development Bank Group, Mr. Akinwumi Adesina, has commended the Japan Policy and Human Resources Development Grant, established by the Bank and the Japanese government, for its support of the Japan Africa program Dream Scholarship. The Japan Africa Dream Scholarship program awards two-year scholarships to outstanding African … Read more

Contribution to financial inclusion: A new application to facilitate trade in the markets

Everyone is welcome to take advantage of this new application. (Ph:Dr) “Momo App”, a new application to facilitate financial transactions in the markets of Côte d’Ivoire was launched by the mobile financial service of Mtn Côte d’Ivoire for traders, customers and wholesalers on Friday July 29, 2022 , in Abidjan-Plateau. It will take into account … Read more

University of Rwanda to launch nuclear science and technology training soon

(Ecofin Agency) – With regard to the development of nuclear power in Africa and particularly in Rwanda, this sector needs qualified human resources. A challenge for the continent where the majority of workers in the sector are trained abroad, for lack of courses on the continent. The University of Rwanda, the country’s main public higher … Read more

The Central African Republic will start selling its “Sango” cryptocurrency on July 21, at a unit price of $0.10

(Agence Ecofin) – While the price of bitcoin is in free fall and many crypto platforms are declaring bankruptcy, Bangui hopes to raise 21 million dollars thanks to the sale of 210 million sango coins. The Central African Republic announced this Friday, July 15, that it will start selling its own cryptocurrency, the Sango, from … Read more

Africa takes charge of its health

(Ecofin Agency) – E-health, screening training, African foundation for pharmaceutical technology supported by the AfDB, here is an overview of health news in Africa this week. AfDB to establish African Pharmaceutical Technology Foundation This week, the African Development Bank gave the go-ahead for the creation of the African Foundation for Pharmaceutical Technology. The Board of … Read more

AfricArena announces partnership with FMO and presents its winners

(AFRICARENA) – On June 14, 2022, AfricArena transformed the world’s largest startup incubator, Station F, into a stage for African tech entrepreneurship. More than 45 African startups, from the seed phase to the growth phase, spent the day presenting their projects to foreign markets, thanks to the various delegations and the support of ITC, Wesgro, … Read more