Transport: a seminar on faculty insurance in Baguida

Transport: a seminar on faculty insurance in Baguida

(Togo First) – Since Monday, November 21, in Baguida, a seminar has been held on the Faculty’s insurance, more specifically around the theme: “Cargo insurance provisions, scope of coverage and compensation procedures”. This specific category of insurance products covers the risks that goods incur during transport (sea, land or even air). The exchange and training … Read more

For 85% of Africans, creative industries are important, but few are willing to pay for them (Africa No Filter)

For 85% of Africans, creative industries are important, but few are willing to pay for them (Africa No Filter)

(Ecofin Agency) – Despite the growing popularity of African creative industries, the appeal of its players still struggles to turn into revenue. Paradoxically, few Africans seem willing to pay for the work of the continent’s creatives, but the Ivorians seem to be an exception. Africans, despite considering the creative industries important, are not particularly inclined … Read more

With Fintra, Senegalese workers can get loans at low prices

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Fintech is a hot sector in Africa. It captures most of the investments, encouraging tech entrepreneurs to establish different alternatives to promote financial inclusion on the continent. Fintra is a fintech solution developed by the Senegalese start-up Orya Technologies. It allows employees to receive a salary advance to end the month in a calmer way. … Read more

CEMAC: With 67.9% of bank loans, four banks in Cameroon dominate the credit market at the end of March 2022

CEMAC: With 67.9% of bank loans, four banks in Cameroon dominate the credit market at the end of March 2022

(Business in Cameroon) – In the CEMAC zone, a community area consisting of six states (Cameroon, Congo, Gabon, Chad, CAR and Equatorial Guinea), credit institutions established in Cameroon largely dominated the bank credit market in the first quarter of 2022 These are Afriland First Bank, whose capital is controlled by Cameroonian billionaire Paul Kammogne Fokam; … Read more

Bank loans: Cameroon and Chad practiced the lowest interest rates in CEMAC in Q1 2022

Bank loans: Cameroon and Chad practiced the lowest interest rates in CEMAC in Q1 2022

(Business in Cameroon) – According to the Bank of Central African States (Beac), the issuing institution of the six CEMAC countries (Cameroon, Congo Gabon, Chad, CAR and Equatorial Guinea), the development of the increase in the average bank interest rate in the first quarter 2022 (11.88%) compared to the 4e quarter of 2021 (10.69%), is … Read more

Nigeria allows Elon Musk’s Starlink company to provide internet services

(Agence Ecofin) – The African Internet market has experienced strong growth since 2020, driven by Covid-19 and the new digital consumption habits of the population. This trend, which should continue over the next few years, is attracting new investors. Starlink, the satellite Internet network of the American company SpaceX of Elon Musk, has obtained the … Read more