Etisalat completes sale of operations to Maroc Telecom
28-01-2015 | 12:51:00
The Etisalat Group today announced that it has completed the sale of its French-speaking West African Operations to Maroc Telecom. The announcement comes as part of the acquisition of a 53-percent shareholding in Maroc Telecom that took place in May 2014.
West African media and technology experts assemble in Côte d’Ivoire to discuss the digital transition opportunity
16-12-2014 | 12:22:46
Eutelsat Communications and the African Telecommunications Union (ATU) are combining their knowledge and experience to propose a conference in Abidjan on 15-16 December on the transition to digital broadcasting and telecommunications services across West Africa.
MTN enables sending of money between Ivory Coast and Benin
01-12-2014 | 14:55:00
MTN Group today announced the launch of a mobile money cross-border remittance service between Ivory Coast and Benin, to further enable the cheaper and easy movement of money in the West Africa region.
Côte d’Ivoire Prime Minister, ITC Executive Director, attend official presentation of National Export Strategy
19-11-2014 | 12:04:37
International Trade Centre (ITC) Executive Director Arancha González joined the Prime Minister of Côte d’Ivoire, Mr Daniel Kablan Duncan, and the Minister of Commerce, Arts and Crafts and SMEs promotion, Mr Jean-Louis Billon, as well as representatives of the Ivorian private sector on 13 November in Abidjan for the official presentation ceremony of the National Export Strategy of Côte d’Ivoire.
[AFDB] 6th Annual Africa Public Private Partnership Conference & Showcase
18-11-2014 | 11:01:03
The 6th annual Africa Public Private Partnership Conference & Showcase (APPP 2014) organised by AME Trade Ltd in partnership with the African Development Bank will take place from November 19-21, 2014 at the Sofitel Hotel, Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.
IFC Study Shows $2.5 Billion Handled in Cote d’Ivoire e-money System in 2013
07-11-2014 | 15:45:00
IFC and The MasterCard Foundation, shows there were over 2.0 million active users of mobile financial services in Cote d’Ivoire in 2013 and nearly $2.5 billion in e-money transactions during the year. The study, based on new market data from the BCEAO, highlights the market’s strong performance and potential for increasing access to affordable financial services for low income households, small-scale businesses and in hard-to-reach rural areas.
GTBank’s SME MarketHub wins the 2014 Product Leadership Frost & Sullivan Award
04-11-2014 | 12:38:27
Foremost African Banking Group; Guaranty Trust Bank plc has been announced as the winner of the “2014 Product Leadership Award” at the 2014 Frost and Sullivan Excellence In Best Practices Awards Banquet that held on Thursday, 30th October, 2014 at the Monte Carlo Bay Hotel & Resort, Monaco, France.
Jumia announces partnership with the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Ivory Coast
31-10-2014 | 11:05:00
In order to inaugurate their partnership, Jumia and the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Côte d’Ivoire are organizing a symbolic ceremony at the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Côte d’Ivoire on Thursday 30thOctober.
A world first - the Air France A380 flies to French-speaking Africa
28-10-2014 | 12:08:00
Since 26 October 2014, Air France has been serving Abidjan by A380, the largest superjumbo in its fleet, with three weekly frequencies. The other flights ...
Aggreko Expands Technical Training Programme in West Africa
20-10-2014 | 11:37:00
  Aggreko, the world leader in the provision of temporary power and temperature control services, has announced that it’s highly successful ‘Aggreko University’ ...