Business leaders upbeat at Gartner 2015 prospects

April 23, 2015 12:26 pm1 comment
Gartner Vice President and Fellow Mark Raskino

JOHANNESBURG – MOST Chief Executive Officers CEOs expect positive business conditions and accelerating technology innovation in 2015. This is according to a recent survey by Gartner, the global think-tank. The 2015 Gartner CEO and senior business executive survey found that growth remains a top priority and technology-related change is viewed […]

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Scheme launched to empower East African entrepreuners

April 22, 2015 7:55 pm4 comments
Pfungwa Serima, SAP Africa CEO

JOHANNESBURG – SYSTEMS Applications Products (SAP), the software firm, and Acumen, a non-profit global venture fund, have announced a strategic investment in a programme for social entrepreneurs in East Africa. The programme, is in line with the SAP Skills for Africa initiative designed to help the companies grow and scale. Chosen […]

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Ghana ports flouting phone tax waiver

April 20, 2015 8:18 am1 comment
Airtel-MTN-&-TiGo

ACCRA  – AUTHORITIES at Ghana’s ports are still charging the 20 percent import tariffs on mobile phones despite the tax policy being weaved by the government in its 2015 budget. The tax weaver is supposed to be implemented by the Ministry of Finance three months after the approval of the […]

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