FintechOS bags $60 billion funding to expand global footprint

The company will set up new offices in Singapore, Dubai, and the U.S. Funds will also be used to expand its core operations in banking and insuranc

Amazon to open up a new head office in South Africa, creating new jobs

The City of Cape Town has reportedly given permission for the construction of R4 bn (US$ 280 million) River Club mixed-use development, which would be

Coca-Cola Beverages Africa plans IPO in Johannesburg and Amsterdam

The IPO will be initiated within 18 months depending on number of factors such as macroeconomic conditions With an aim of focusing its resources on b

SMRT to distribute smart electric motorbikes in Singapore and APAC

Prominent Singapore based electric motorcycle manufacturer EuroSports Technologies has reportedly partnered with SMRT’s fully owned subsidiary-

South Africa halts use of J&J vaccine over blood clot-related cases

The country has by far lost 53,498 lives to the deadly virus, with 1,561,559 confirmed cases Following reports of unusual blood clots in people inocu

Swedish EV firm Polestar raises over $550 million in external funding

Polestar, a leading Swedish automotive company owned by Volvo Cars, as well as its parent firm, Chinese automotive firm, Geely, has reportedly announc

Puma Energy’s Future Energies to build solar plant in Ghana

The company is slated to develop a solar project with 422kW capacity with a battery capacity of 224kW The project would mark as the initial step to

Twitter to open its first Africa office, posts job listings in Ghana

Twitter, the leading American social networking and microblogging enterprise, has reportedly announced plans to open its first-ever Africa office in G

Study finds that S. African variant can bypass Pfizer vaccine's shield

A real-world study of data conducted in Israel has reportedly found that the South African variant of the coronavirus possesses the ability to break t

Anglo American mulls investor concerns, to spin off coal mines in SA

With coal being one of the key contributors to global carbon emissions, investors in the thermal coal industry have started to raise concerns over the

Brazil reports first South African variant case amidst soaring deaths

The Government of Brazil has reportedly announced that the country has detected its first-ever confirmed case of the South African variant. The new ca

Africa to receive 220Mn doses of single-shot J&J COVID-19 vaccine

In a recent move to accelerate the availability of COVID-19 vaccines, all the African Union member states are slated to gain access to nearly 220 mill