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Botswana 8,664.65 -11.96 -0.14% 12July
Cote dIvoire 301.22 +0.76 +0.25% 31July
Egypt 8,191.53 +85.84 +1.06% 30July
Ghana 2,198.33 -20.30 -0.92% 31July
Kenya 4,404.72 -82.66 -1.84% 31July
Malawi 16,084.43 +0.00 +0.00% 29July
Mauritius 6,574.87 +7.15 +0.11% 30July
Morocco 10,460.62 -1.42 -0.01% 27Feb
Nigeria 30,180.27 -255.91 -0.84% 31July
Rwanda 143.39 +0.20 +0.14% 02Oct
Tanzania 2,602.19 -30.74 -1.17% 28Oct
Tunisia 4,624.39 -39.32 -0.84% 07Mar
Uganda 1,984.67 -68.27 -3.33% 10July
Zambia 5,847.31 +0.77 +0.01% 30July
Zimbabwe 145.35 -0.28 -0.19% 31July

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One year in: How Facebook's Internet.org Free Basic Services are bringing people online

African Press Organization - APO - 27 July, 2015

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 27, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ --

 

Advanced technology increasingly shaping Africa's financial sector

African Press Organization - APO - 27 July, 2015

CAPE-TOWN, South-Africa, July 27, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The African financial services industry is rapidly evolving as a result of advancing technology which is fueling innovation and growth in the sector. While the sector is mature in most developed countries, it is less saturated in Africa, therefore offering many opportunities for new market entrants to challenge the status quo of how business has traditionally been conducted.

 

U.S. President on historic visit to the African Union

African Press Organization - APO - 24 July, 2015

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia, July 24, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The President of the United States of America Barack Obama will on Tuesday 28 July 2015, pay an official visit to the African Union Headquarters in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. President Obama will be the first U.S. President to ever visit the African Union.

 

Navigating Africa's changing tax terrain

African Press Organization - APO - 23 July, 2015

JOHANNESBURG, South-Africa, July 23, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- South African businesses must access local tax expertise, invest in sound business systems, and take the time to understand local tax frameworks and regulations if they are to succeed as they expand into new territories in sub-Saharan Africa.

 

GE Announces New $14.7 million Commitments to Build Healthcare Skills and Capacity in East Africa

African Press Organization - APO - 23 July, 2015

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 23, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Today, ahead of the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Nairobi, GE (NYSE: GE) (http://www.ge.com) announced a series of new commitments aimed at addressing some of the most critical health challenges in East Africa through a sustained focus on skills development and capacity building. Among the investments, GE announced:

 

Private Equity in Africa: Dentons Report from 12th Annual AVCA Conference: Private equity as a force for good in Africa

African Press Organization - APO - 22 July, 2015

LONDON, United-Kingdom, July 22, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Private equity in Africa is thriving. [Private equity being an asset class of equity and debt in operating companies that is (generally) not publicly traded on a stock exchange].

 

Brazil 53,738.00 -44.00 -0.08% 27Sep
Jamaica 84,371.49 +378.51 +0.45% 30Sep
Trinidad and Tobago 1,963.77 -1.34 -0.07% 31July
United States of America 9,107.04 +36.60 +0.40% 28Mar

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Bangladesh 14,715.24 +62.57 +0.43% 30July
Hong Kong 22,299.63 -165.19 -0.74% 28Mar
India 7,767.85 +83.65 +1.09% 22July
Indonesia 4,802.53 +90.04 +1.91% 31July
Malaysia 11,569.42 +141.12 +1.23% 31July
Mauritius 6,574.87 +7.15 +0.11% 30July
Nepal 1,027.98 +6.65 +0.65% 30July
Pakistan 35,741.52 +11.51 +0.03% 31July
Singapore 3,202.50 -47.02 -1.45% 31July
South Korea 4,218.26 -10.49 -0.25% 07Mar
Sri Lanka 7,332.05 +0.00 +0.00% 31July
Taiwan 7,296.28 +126.67 +1.77% 29June

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New President of Mauritius to open major conference on Africa's scientific and industrial development in London next week

African Press Organization - APO - 15 July, 2015

LONDON, United-Kingdom, July 15, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ --

 

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Cyprus 84.64 -0.22 -0.26% 31July
France 3,992.69 +6.08 +0.15% 31July
Greece 884.60 +17.70 +2.04% 31July
Israel 1,094.06 +0.90 +0.08% 31July
Italy 17,503.70 -56.17 -0.32% 31July
Norway 330.47 +0.38 +0.12% 27Feb
Spain 8,433.40 -23.10 -0.27% 31July

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Orange and Bharti Airtel International (Netherlands) BV ("Airtel") enter an exclusive agreement concerning four Airtel subsidiaries in Africa

African Press Organization - APO - 20 July, 2015

PARIS, France, July 20, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- Orange and Airtel have entered into an exclusive agreement to explore the possible acquisition by Orange of Airtel's subsidiaries in Burkina Faso, Chad, Congo Brazzaville and Sierra Leone.

 

Novartis malaria treatment Coartem® 80/480mg receives WHO prequalification, enabling greater access for patients

African Press Organization - APO - 16 July, 2015

BALE, Switzerland July 16, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ --

 

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Bahrain 1,194.90 +2.67 +0.22% 31July
Egypt 8,191.53 +85.84 +1.06% 30July
Iraq 116.44 +0.60 +0.52% 31July
Israel 1,094.06 +0.90 +0.08% 31July
Jordan 1,956.52 -7.73 -0.39% 31July
Kuwait 8,070.17 +5.95 +0.07% 31July
Lebanon 1,154.89 +1.43 +0.12% 31July
Morocco 10,460.62 -1.42 -0.01% 27Feb
Oman 6,643.34 -29.24 -0.44% 31July
Palestine 473.16 -2.12 -0.45% 31July
Qatar 9,704.98 +37.62 +0.39% 31July
Saudi Arabia 7,915.11 +51.28 +0.65% 31July
Tunisia 4,624.39 -39.32 -0.84% 07Mar
United Arab Emirates 2,588.53 +23.99 +0.94% 31July

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