North Africa

Comar makes a strong entry into SS Africa

Comar, CEO Mustapha Azaiez, talks to African Banker about the company’s strategy in West Africa region and the success its new operation has already chalked up.

Africa 2017 Forum sets strong development agenda

Political leaders and economic decision-makers from across Africa attended the Africa 2017 Forum in Sharm el Sheikh, Egypt, in December. African Business looks at some of the highlights of the event.

UAE trade with Africa rockets

The UAE’s ties have traditionally been with North Africa, but a number of factors are now persuading Emirati firms to look south of the Sahara.

Africa’s cotton industry looks to the future

In September, Africa’s cotton industry held its annual summit. Mitigating environmental damage, increasing market share and the impact of new technologies were high on the agenda.