Euroméditerranée launches a competition for African start-ups and SMEs

(Agence Ecofin) – EPA Euroméditérannée (public development establishment) has launched a competition for innovative companies in the context of the development of resilient Mediterranean and African territories. The competition is open to start-ups, small and medium-sized enterprises. The public development establishment Euroméditérannée de Marseille, in partnership with Emerging Valley, announced this 1is July the 2th […]

Ecobank Group and Bpifrance join forces to promote exports to Africa

(ECOBANK) – Bpifrance, through its subsidiary Bpifrance Assurance Export, the French export credit agency, responsible by the State for managing on its behalf, on behalf and under its control, the public guarantees for the foreign trade, signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ecobank Group, the pan-African bank present in 35 African countries. The two […]

Ecobank Group and Bpifrance join forces to promote exports to Africa

(ECOBANK) – Bpifrance, through its subsidiary Bpifrance Assurance Export, the French export credit agency, responsible by the State for managing on its behalf, on behalf and under its control, the public guarantees for the foreign trade, signed a memorandum of understanding with the Ecobank Group, the pan-African bank present in 35 African countries. The two […]

2022 ™ FIFA World Cup ™ – News – Nsengi-Biembe gives teeth to Leopards

The only participation of the DR Congo in the World Cup dates back to 1974 Qualification for Russia 2018 soared following a draw with Tunisia The Leopards by Christian Nsengi-Biembe hope for a second participation After Egypt in 1934 and Morocco in 1970, DR Congo is the third African team to have taken part in […]

ECA’s solution to reduce the cost of international borrowing for Africa

(Agence Ecofin) – The Economic Commission for Africa is proposing the establishment of a system that will allow African creditors to easily access liquidity with their African bond securities. But the implementation of the mechanism could face challenges both internal and external to the continent. Vera Songwe (photo), the executive secretary of the United Nations […]

Telma Madagascar launches the first 5G services in Africa with Ericsson

(AXIAN) – TELMA Madagascar has activated its 5G commercial network to offer subscribers very high speed services thanks to the new generation of mobile connectivity. Powered by ERICSSON (NASDAQ: ERIC), the 5G network is now operational in Antananarivo. TELMA launches 5G in Madagascar and makes it the first African country to benefit from the new […]

American shale pioneer Chesapeake Energy files for bankruptcy

(Agence Ecofin) – In the USA, the coronavirus continues to cause damage in the shale industry. Chesapeake Energy, a pioneer in the field has just filed for bankruptcy. He faces an abysmal debt of nearly $ 7 billion and hopes to revive himself by negotiating a restructuring of it. Sunday, the American shale producer Chesapeake […]

Oil at its highest in two months after the decline in American reserves

rough New York (awp / afp) – Oil prices ended their highest since mid-March Wednesday after the fall for the second consecutive week of crude stocks in the United States, a surprise welcomed by the market. A barrel of Brent North Sea crude for July delivery finished at 35.75 dollars in London, up 3.2% or […]

Unibel: AG answers to written questions

General Meeting of May 14, 2020 – Answers to written questions GENERAL MEETING OF MAY 14, 2020 ANSWERS TO WRITTEN QUESTIONS The answers reported below follow written questions from shareholders received by the Company during the Combined General Meeting of May 14, 2020. They were approved by the Chairman of the Management Board on May […]

Behind the scenes of Brussels – Containment: the debate prohibited

It only took a few moments, on March 16, for the Head of State and his government, in the name of the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, to place the French under house arrest and deprive them of most of their freedoms civil, political and social that we thought inalienable: freedom to come and go, […]