Getting started with Africa business venture
Overview of Africa Business Venture platform Africa Business Venture is a facilitation web portal providing market entry services for Africa Africa Business Venture offers a methodology to enter African markets by combining the key services needed by companies at each stage of their business development activities What can you achieve with … Continue reading Getting started with Africa business venture
Cote d’Ivoire Solar potential: 3 essential maps for your understanding
Cote d’Ivoire, located in West Africa, adopted a new energy policy in 2013 with the ambition for Cote d’Ivoire to become an energy hub in the region and export electricity to neighbouring countries. To achieve this ambitious project, the Government of Cote d’Ivoire intends to increase the share of renewable energy in the national energy … Continue reading Cote d’Ivoire Solar potential: 3 essential maps for your understanding
How to use your embassy to find projects to invest?
Finding a business opportunity to invest in Africa is not complicated, especially in the following fields: infrastructure development, energy, construction and telecoms. If you have no leads, hereunder is a list and best practices to find your new investment opportunity relying on the services provided by your national embassy. Embassies are not only institutions aiming … Continue reading How to use your embassy to find projects to invest?
Top 5 countries to do business in Africa in 2018
Africa is a dynamic goldmine for whomever wants to invest in the continent. More than ever Africa is eager to rise up and back itself up, just like President of Ghana Nana Akufo-Addo said : “We want to build a Ghana beyond aid” and that bold statement is true beyond Ghana’s frontiers. On this big … Continue reading Top 5 countries to do business in Africa in 2018
Time to revolutionise the way we promote Africa
Sonia Galat is the CEO of Africa Business Venture. Through this blog, she is describing how her desire to learn more about her African culture led her to the creation of an online platform to support trade development in Africa. I was born in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire but raised in France. As many executives people coming from … Continue reading Time to revolutionise the way we promote Africa
Bridging the skills gap in Nigeria
Shortage of available skills is one of the most common obstacle to overcome for many companies doing business in Nigeria. The more technical your company is, the more crucial it will be to find the right talent. There is no need to introduce Nigeria anymore. Located in West Africa, Nigeria is the first market of … Continue reading Bridging the skills gap in Nigeria
Top African conferences to attend in 2018
For entrepreneurs, conferences are the ultimate platform for networking. You can meet so many people who might share the same interest as you. And who knows, you might even get amazing business ideas for your venture in Africa. This is how you build your tribe. And if you are thinking of exploring the African market … Continue reading Top African conferences to attend in 2018
How to enter African markets with confidence?
With a host of expanding economies and ongoing development projects in Africa, investing in this continent is a tempting idea and it is more enticing if your business is doing pretty well in your local or regional market. When it comes to breaking into a new market, especially Africa, a look-before-you-leap approach works best. If … Continue reading How to enter African markets with confidence?