Category: Press Release

New Nigerian Online Appliance Store Uses Honesty and Customer Communication to Stand Out in the Marketplace

Numerous online retail stores have emerged in Nigeria over the last few decades. Consumer reports show that customers prefer online stores which provide fast and efficient customer support on the telephone. “I want to be able to call a customer support person if I end up with a broken product or have questions about the Read more…

Centurion International AG Becomes the First Africa-Focused Firm to List on the German Stock Exchange

Centurion International AG has listed on the Open Market of the Düsseldorf Stock Exchange, marking a historic moment for the firm as it moves to enhance international investment and collaboration within Africa’s diverse economy. The pan-African energy advisory and legal services company provides a gateway for investors to participate in Africa’s development, with the listing Read more…

Canon EMEA partners with UN Women to deliver educational workshops in Libya, focusing on Entrepreneurship, Innovation and Technology

Canon Ambassador Laura El-Tantawy delivered workshops as part of a new educational project with UN Women to support Libyan women and youth with digital and technological skills DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, January 26, 2022/ — During a three-day virtual workshop, twelve participants discussed their interest in exploring social and environmental topics that are important to Read more…

CR2 named as one of Deloitte’s Best Managed Companies 2021

CR2 (www.CR2.com) has been named as one of Ireland’s Best Managed Companies. The awards programme is led by Deloitte Ireland, in association with Bank of Ireland. The company, which demonstrated superior business performance this year, was recognised at a virtual awards ceremony on Wednesday, 8 September. Ireland’s Best Managed Companies Awards programme promotes and recognises Read more…

Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2021 Addresses Energy Transition Impacts on Oil and Gas

Under the theme ‘Angola Oil and Gas Industry: The Roadmap to Regeneration and Growth,’ the Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2021 conference, organized by Energy Capital and Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com), comprised productive panel discussions, informative debates, and insightful presentations on the future of Angola’s oil and gas industry. A debate panel moderated by Sergio Pugliese, President for Angola Read more…

African Development Bank approves $137 million loan for post-pandemic economic recovery

The Board of Directors of the African Development Bank Group (www.AfDB.org) has approved a $137 million loan to support Botswana’s economic recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic. The funds, extended under the Bank Group’s Botswana Economic Recovery Support Program, will be used to enact multi-sector reforms that will increase spending efficiency, create jobs and drive inclusive Read more…

African Energy Week in Cape Town Maintains a Strong Position on the Role of Women in Africa’s Energy Transformation

Africa’s energy success will be determined by the role women play in the continent’s development, not just as participants but as notable leaders and contributors. For decades, women have played a disengaged role, with inequality, barriers to entry and lack of inclusion across levels of the professional ladder hindering effective progress. Now, the world has Read more…

Angola Oil & Gas (AOG) 2021: Sonangol announces move from National Oil Company to Energy Company as it gears up for IPO

Sonangol CEO Sebastião Gaspar Martins showcased the company’s strategy at an upstream dedicated panel during the first morning of the Angola Oil & Gas Conference 2021, organized by Energy Capital & Power (www.EnergyCapitalPower.com); The CEO of Sonangol expressed his excitement about his plans to take the company public; His announcements are an expression of the Read more…

African Petroleum Producers Organization to Drive a Multi-Stakeholder Approach, Integration, Collaboration and Oil’s Future at African Energy Week in Cape Town

During a working visit to the Republic of Congo, the African Energy Chamber (AEC) (www.EnergyChamber.org) met with H.E. Dr. Omar Farouk Ibrahim, Secretary General of the African Petroleum Producers Organization (APPO), in a move to strengthen ties between the oil and gas private sector and APPO. Both parties believe in the role of hydrocarbons in Read more…