In a significant development for Brussels’ economic engagement with Africa, Kenya and the European Union (EU) have finalized a trade deal aimed at fostering deeper ties between the two regions. The agreement, known as the EU-Kenya Economic Partnership Agreement, was signed in Nairobi on Monday, with Kenyan President William
The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is launching the Collaborative Aviation Safety Improvement Program (CASIP) to reduce the accident and serious incident rate across Africa as part of the Focus Africa initiative.
Launch partners in the program are: The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), The African
In May, Nigeria achieved a significant milestone as it officially commissioned the Dangote Refinery, touted as Africa’s largest refinery. The $20 billion project holds immense potential for the country, as it strives to become a net exporter of petroleum products.
Having expended a staggering $23.3 billion
Emirates and Kenya Airways (KQ) have announced an interline partnership that will allow customers of both airlines access to new destinations on the two airlines’ networks within a single itinerary.
The agreement will provide customers with increased travel options as well as seamless baggage check-in to
Africa boasts a rich history of long-standing businesses, with a significant number of them in the postal and food production sectors. Surprisingly, the oldest operating company in Africa is Mauritius Post, established in 1772 during the French colonial era when Mauritius was under their rule. Initially starting with eight
Hapag-Lloyd announces new Container WA1 Service (West Africa Service 1) with a fortnightly frequency, connecting Tanger Med, Nouakchott, Freetown, Conakry, Monrovia, and back to Tanger Med. The first sailing is scheduled for May 15th.
This new service is designed to establish Guinea, Sierra Leone, and Liberia