Socialize

Home » Archives by category » Business (Page 13)

UK Kicks Off Fund for African Business

UK Kicks Off Fund for African Business

The 17th World Economic Forum (WEF) on Africa kicked off Wednesday with the leader of the House of Lords in the United Kingdom announcing one of the first donations to…

African Mall in Minnesota

African Mall in Minnesota

The African Food Market is located in the City of Crystal on highway 81, sandwiched between the Crystal Inn and a Carpet King next to the Crystal Airport. At 13,500…

South Africa Open for Business

South Africa Open for Business

South African Consul General in Chicago, His Excellency Yusuf Omar, was in the Twin Cities yesterday to address the Minnesota Business Community and Africans in the Diaspora before attending an…

East Africa Investment Conference Concludes in Washington

East Africa Investment Conference Concludes in Washington

WASHINGTON, DC - The East Africa Investment Conference on Investment has ended with a call to the private sector to deal with the employment challenge in the region.

New Alternative Loan Program for Immigrant Enterpreneurs

New Alternative Loan Program for Immigrant Enterpreneurs

The City of Minneapolis and the African Development Center (ADC) have partnered to offer a new alternative financing program targeted at small businesses in the city. The program  addresses  Islam's…

New Money Transfer Service for Kenyans Abroad as PostaPay Launches in US

New Money Transfer Service for Kenyans Abroad as PostaPay Launches in US

BALTIMORE, Maryland – The Postal Corporation of Kenya yesterday officially launched PostaPay, its money transfer service, for Kenyans overseas at a ceremony officiated by the Kenyan…

Liberians leave U.S. to build businesses back home

Liberians leave U.S. to build businesses back home

Ciata Victor gave up a high-paying tech job, a spacious condo and a first-world life in Maryland to return home to an African capital that barely has electricity or running…

African Business Fair

As the African community in Minnesota grows, so does the business community. To address this need, Pan African Business Alliance (PABA) will host its second annual business fair in April.…

Western Union Marks Decade in Africa by Opening Its 10,000th Agent Location

Western Union Marks Decade in Africa by Opening Its 10,000th Agent Location

Money transfer behemoth, Western Union International, opened its 10,000th agent location in Africa at the Matori branch of Nigeria’s First City Monument Bank just as that country’s Central Bank disclosed…

Pan African Business Alliance Re-energized

Pan African Business Alliance Re-energized

The Pan African Business Alliance (PABA), Minnesota's pioneer African chamber of commerce, has a new slate of officers and a fresh strategic direction.

African Food Market Closes on $1.5 Million Deal

African Food Market Closes on $1.5 Million Deal

African Food Market’s owner, Kwaku Addy, has closed on a deal and bought a facility in the City of Crystal that he plans to move to by years end. After…