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U.S. Chamber to Host African Union Ambassador for Investment Report Release

U.S. Chamber to Host African Union Ambassador for Investment Report Release

The U.S. Chamber’s Africa Business Initiative (ABI), in partnership with the African Union (AU), will host a forum with senior officials from both the United States and African Union countries. The event will feature a discussion on a new AU report titled, “Invest in Africa 2014.” The report features in-depth analysis of the multiple investment opportunities across various industrial sectors – including finance and banking, oil and gas, transport, agriculture, infrastructure, ICT, education and healthcare – and looks at past and present investment deals and international trade partnerships that the AU has forged, including those with the European Union and the U.S. The Chamber’s Vice President for African Affairs Scott Eisner and ABI Co-Chair Ambassador Donald Gips will be joined by AU Ambassador to the U.S. Amina Ali, UN Global Impact Head of Transparency & Anti-Corruption Initiatives Olajobi Makinwa, News Desk Media CEO Paul Duffen, and AU Regional Ambassador’s Deans for East and West Africa.

MONDAY, May 19
3:30 – 5:00 p.m. EDT
Location:  U.S. Chamber Headquarters

 

President Jonathan, N’guesso Urge African Leaders To Intensify Efforts To Eradicate Terrorism

President Jonathan, N’guesso Urge African Leaders To Intensify Efforts To Eradicate Terrorism

President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and President Denis Sassou N’guesso of the Republic of Congo Tuesday called on African leaders, the African Union and its Peace and Secu...

ExxonMobil Marks World Malaria Day With $10 Million in New Grants

ExxonMobil Marks World Malaria Day With $10 Million in New Grants

·         Increased funding to support partnerships with nearly 20 organizations fighting malaria

·         ExxonMobil has committed more than $120 million to fighting malaria...

AncestryDNA Advances Exploration of African American Ethnic Origins by Coupling Genetic Science With Historical Records

AncestryDNA Advances Exploration of African American Ethnic Origins by Coupling Genetic Science With Historical Records

New Discoveries Around Culture, Identity and Family History Reveals African Americans Are Their Own "Melting Pot" With an Average of Three or More African Regions as Part...

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Economic Experts Cite Equatorial Guinea's Advantages For Investors

Economic Experts Cite Equatorial Guinea's Advantages For Investors

Infrastructure, financial controls, political stability and equal treatment of investors all cited as favoring investment.

MALABO, Equatorial Guinea ,  Feb. 3, 2014  /PRNewsw...

AfDB and Namibia sign ZAR 2.9 billion loan agreement for the construction of new Port of Walvis Bay Container Terminal

AfDB and Namibia sign ZAR 2.9 billion loan agreement for the construction of new Port of Walvis Bay Container Terminal

TUNIS -BELVEDERE,   Tunisia ,   11 November 2013   / PRNewswire Africa / - The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and   Namibia   on   Friday, November 8, 2013   signed a   ZAR 2.9 bill...

TVM Capital Group Announces Two-pronged Global Investment Strategy with Renewed MENA Focus

TVM Capital Group Announces Two-pronged Global Investment Strategy with Renewed MENA Focus

DUBAI , UAE,  November 5, 2013  /PRNewswire/ -- During BioEurope Conference in   Vienna , TVM Capital clarifies its international set up and investment strategy: two independent...

Cargill celebrates five years in Ghana and renews its partnership with CARE to support sustainable cocoa

Cargill celebrates five years in Ghana and renews its partnership with CARE to support sustainable cocoa

- Underlines continued commitment to Ghana and to growing a sustainable cocoa sector

- Renewing three-year, U.S. $800,000, partnership with CARE to empower cocoa communiti...

Minister for Africa visits Bamako and Timbuktu

  Mark Simmonds   concludes successful two-day visit to meet new Malian government and key figures in the north.

 

The Minister for  Africa Mark Simmonds  visited  Bamako  a...

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