Archive for the ‘Cameroon’ category

Cameroon must roar: at a 7% minimum

I am convinced Cameroon can do much better economically.

How Cameroon’s Rolex award winner created Africa’s first medical tablet

Cameroon’s Arthur Zang is the 26-year-old inventor of the Cardio Pad, believed to be Africa’s first medical tablet.

Why an investment banker quit his job in Paris for a cosmetics firm in Cameroon

“Africa was booming and my dreams seemed more feasible over there.”

Advice to the African diaspora considering moving back home

Africans, who have returned to the continent for work purposes, share their thoughts.

Setting up businesses back home: Four returning Africans share their stories

Many Africans living abroad have returned to the continent to set up companies. But how have their expectations compared to the reality?

Entrepreneur talks about opening the first gaming studio in Central Africa

Cameroonian Olivier Madiba sees many growth opportunities for Africa’s gaming industry.

Analyst looks at where Porsche should seek to expand in Africa

Euromonitor’s household income data suggests African countries where Porsche may do good business.

Assessing risk and opportunity in Africa

EY report highlights foreign direct investment into sub-Saharan Africa, particularly South Africa.

Francophone Africa’s technology sector worth investing in, says businessman

CTIC Dakar offers training, financing and links with industry players to tech startups in Senegal.

Hospitality group expects ‘to make a lot of money’ in West Africa

Mangalis Management is an African hospitality group that wants to put Africa on the map.

Phatisa: Final close of the African Agriculture Fund at $243m

Phatisa has announced the successful conclusion of its fundraising for the African Agriculture Fund (AAF), with $243m in total capital commitments.

High population growth in Africa: A mixed blessing

Sub-Saharan Africa’s population is growing fast. How can transformation keep up?

Cameroon plans to phase out plastic bags

Cameroon to ban use of non-degradable plastic bags, with violators facing fines and imprisonment.

Examining Cameroon’s unique business environment

The Central African country of Cameroon is unique in that it has both English and French as official languages.

Agroforestry offers potential for greater food security in Africa

Integrating trees with agriculture, crops and livestock, is significantly increasing livelihoods, food security and environmental stability.