Globally, more than 844 million people lack access to clean drinking water, equivalent to one in every 10 people on earth.
Following demand for its first African logistics park, opened in 2016 near Ghana's Tema port, Agility Group plans to set up similar facilities in Mozambique, Côte d'Ivoire and Nigeria.
The publicly-listed Saudi Arabian Mining Company will acquire an 85% stake in the Mauritius-based Meridian Group in an all cash deal.
Chairman and CEO, Sultan Ahmed Bin Sulayem, says tariffs in Africa are 50% higher in than in Latin America and Asia
Agility is bullish on growth as e-com demand rises and it looks to emerging markets in Africa.
Transmar will be spearheading the export drive of lemons, limes, tangerines, grapefruits and especially oranges using containers from its home port of Adabiya ideally located on the Red Sea.
DP World hits back as China makes move to turn Djibouti into "the Dubai of Africa".
Sulayem said DP World’s existing container terminals in East Africa would act as the feeder ports for the inland terminal.
Dustin Homer, director, client solutions at Fraym, looks at how logistics in Africa can be improved.
DP World has won a concession to operate the Port of Banana in the DRC for up to half a century
Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry encourages Botswana to use the emirate as a hub for re-exports of diamonds and other products
DP World accuses government of Djibouti of ‘oppressive and cynical’ conduct after DP World-run Doraleh Container Terminal seized by government in concession dispute.
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