Fund-raising to boost Bharti Airtel's books: Analysts
Bharti Airtel’s application for permission to increase its foreign shareholding limit to 100 per cent is still pending with the government.
RBI's customer protection rules will benefit depositors
The complainants used two ATMs in this locality and were duped include customers of H...
Hyundai set to export Venue to Latin America, Africa
The SUV is ready to foray into the South African market in December, 2019 with a shipmen...
Wipro acquires South African personal care company
Durban-based Canway Corporation is a USD 21 million personal care company which markets mass brands such as Oh So Heavenly, Iwori and IQ with a category portfolio including bath and shower, hand cream, body spray and kids products.
20 firms turned around in Q2! Are they compelling ‘buy’ ideas now?
Seventeen of these 20 stocks posted up to 51 per cent YoY rise in net sales for the quarter.
Jack Dorsey has fallen in love with Africa, plans to shift there for 3-6 months next year
The Twitter CEO also took part in a 10-day Vipassana meditation in South Aftrica.
Indigram Labs signs MoU with a leading agri-business incubator in Africa
EHCAI, at Uganda, is an organization that provides Business Incubation Management, agri-business enterprise development and agro industry value chain development services to local, national, regional and international organizations as well as private sector players.
13 French soldiers killed in helicopter collision in Mali
The French military has said both helicopters were flying very low when they collided and crashed in Mali's Liptako region while supporting French commandos on the ground pursuing a group of extremists. No one on board survived. French defense minister Florence Parly said an investigation has been opened.
Icra downgrades Bharti Airtel’s long-term rating to “AA-“ from “AA”
The agency said the ratings continue to remain under watch with negative implications.
Kenya risks losing port to China casting shadow over India's outreach in Eastern Africa
China is now the single largest financier for infrastructure in Africa, funding one-in-five projects and constructing every third one, according to a Deloitte report. Forty out of Africa’s 55 states, along with African Union have signed memoranda of understanding with Beijing to finance and build modern highways, airports, and railways.
As India brace for a tough challenge from West Indies, here are some important threads to follow
This has been a year of preparation for the two T20 World Cups in next two years. But how much has it gone to plan? Perhaps not much, for an almost full-strength Indian squad has been named to now face a strong West Indies challenge.
Diamond mines-to-brand firm KGK opens factory in Angola
The new KGK factory, in partnership with SODIAM, the Angolan state owned company for the trading of diamonds in Angola, incorporates the latest and highly developed technologies. The advancement is yet another manifestation of the natural progression of KGK’s global manufacturing operations.
Zensar’s financial services focus pays off in South Africa
In the previous financial year, revenues from Africa had grown at 9.5%. The number of $5 million plus clients increased from 20 to 23 in the quarter, while the revenue from the top 20 clients has grown from 56.6%.
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