African Platform

African Platform

 

African-Arabian platform; a Precambrian platform consisting of the continent of Africa (with the exception of the Atlas and Cape mountains), the Arabian Peninsula (except for the mountains of Oman), and the islands of Madagascar and the Seychelles.

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Today, the re-engaging of the Egypt market by a much stronger SHUAA Securities is expected to pave the way for further expansion by the group's other business lines on the North African platform over the medium term.
He described the AU as 'a unique African platform of solidarity which must be more effectively utilized to tackle the critical issues affecting the continent and its peoples'.
Abidjan: Africa Day was the springboard for the official launch of Africa NDC Hub, the African Platform for Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs).
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, is investing $22 million to support the expansion of Bounty Brands, a South African platform that sells food, personal care and home care goods in over forty countries globally.
The IDUAI is an outcome of advocacy of the African Platform on Access to Information (APAI) and building on work of FOIAnet.
At a time when some investment banks have retrenched in Africa, we see a real chance to develop a pan- African platform, strengthening ties and economic ventures between a number of different nations," Ahmed Badr, Chief Executive Officer, MENA, Renaissance Capital, said.
The win-win policy or mutual benefit principle guiding the cooperation framework between Japan and Africa should be practical so that Japan does not fall in the bracket of development partners, who use the African platform for their own selfish interests and more so to exploit natural resources in Africa.
The investigation of MultiChoice, led by Kenya's newly minted Competition Authority, alleges that the South African platform used its exclusive deals for premium content--including the lucrative rights to soccer broadcasts from the English Premier League--to prevent competitors from gaining a foothold in Kenya.
Namibia has adopted the African Platform for Access to Information (Apai) which encourages maximum disclosure, limited exemptions and whistle-blower protection.
In this respect, Nigeria is an asset to Africa and uses the African platform to functionally promote political and economic development based on cooperation and collaboration in the continent.
That is, raising money for an African institution through an innovative product, overseen by an African bank, using an African platform and using solely African legal and financial advisers to do the structuring, the transaction advice and all else associated with the deal.
5 million equity funding for our African platform, which included investors such as the IFC and the Rockefeller Brothers Fund.

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