Mauritius makes mark at Paris start-up event
Eight start-ups from the island nation attended VivaTechnology in Paris to attract investment.
Jul 12, 2022
Feb 14, 2022
IFC invests in AXIAN Telecom to capitalise on Africa’s mobile growth
IFC is an anchor investor with a total issuance of US$420-million in AXIAN Telecom maiden bond.
Dec 7, 2021
TradeDepot’s US$110m ‘Buy-Now-Pay-Later’ push to African retailers
New funding will support the expansion of the merchant platform into new cities.
Liquid Intelligent Technologies
Nov 8, 2021
IFC confirms investment in Liquid to boost tech infrastructure across Africa
IFC’s latest investment in Liquid follows its investment in the company in February 2021 through Liquid’s bond placement on Euronext Dublin, Ireland’s main stock exchange.
Jul 26, 2021
IFC pumps R372m into Africa’s digital infrastructure
Connectivity supports economic growth and job creation, says the development institution, which wants to connect more African homes and businesses.
May 29, 2020
Africa Data Centre Association offers free hosting
Organisation announces development to help businesses deal with COVID-19.
World Bank Group
Oct 18, 2019
Broadband for all in Africa will cost US$100-billion
Universal broadband access will require a further 1.1-billion more people online.