Archive for the ‘Senegal’ category

How three agribusinesses have improved their engagement with smallholders

Three agribusinesses which have addressed the challengers of sourcing quality produce from smallholder farmers.

The internet’s transformative potential in Africa

Growing internet penetration in Africa has wide-ranging effects, contributing to economic and social development.

Why Africa is an ‘exciting’ market for SAP

“We can help local companies compete and be as good as the multinationals coming to 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.

Top 10 list of most gender equal countries in Africa

A World Economic Forum report ranks African countries on their ability to close the gender gap.

Senegalese entrepreneurs introduce tech solutions to hospitality industry

Xtreme Design and Engineering offers software and mobile applications to improve business efficiency.

Report: How African companies manage their human talent

Finding and keeping high quality talent poses a challenge to companies operating in African countries.

Survey finds Africa’s growing economies fail to trickle down

Despite growth across the continent, the majority of Africans still live below the bread line.

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.

Hellofood feeds growing appetite for online meal deliveries in Kenya

Online meal ordering platform grows consumer base in Nairobi.

Growth first, returns later, says African e-commerce group

“We believe that e-commerce is going to leapfrog lots of traditional businesses.”

There is a first mover advantage in francophone Africa, says expert

French-speaking African countries offer just as much investment potential as their English-speaking counterparts.

Dream big: Have a global vision from the start, says manufacturing boss

“I believe entrepreneurs are the drummers of any society and determine the rhythm of a country’s economy.”

Should Shoprite and Walmart be worried by Carrefour’s entry into sub-Saharan Africa?

French retailer Carrefour recently announced that it will enter eight countries in sub-Saharan Africa.

Ranked: Sub-Saharan Africa’s top five shopping centres

The top five shopping centres in sub-Saharan Africa, based on their attractiveness for international tenants.