JOB: AfDB Calls for Nominations to DAI Appeals Panel Membership.

Candidates must have extensive experience dealing with issues of governance, transparency, access to information and related-matters TUNIS, Tunisia, November 22, 2013/ — The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) (http://www.afdb.org) is calling for nominations of suitably qualified individuals to serve on the Appeals Panel of the Bank Group’s Disclosure and Access to Information (DAI) Policy. Advertisements

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide brings you The Sheraton Juba Hotel in 2015

Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc.®continues to strengthen its position as a leading global hotel operator in Africa with the signing of three new Sheraton hotels, marking the entrance of the company into Mauritania, Guinea and South Sudan by 2017. With these signings, Starwood is on track to increase its African portfolio by over 30%…

Oriflame Invests in Pioneering Plant Stem Cell Technology.

In the search for sustainable anti-ageing active ingredients Oriflame (STO:ORI-SDB), the international beauty company selling direct, today announces significant investment in the cultivation of its own plant stem cell cultures. This innovative capability will allow Oriflame to develop powerful anti-ageing ingredients that can boost and rejuvenate ageing skin. The technique, at the leading edge of…

Acrow Joins U.S. Trade Representative’s Business Roundtable on Africa.

PARSIPPANY, N.J. Acrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, was recently invited by United States Trade Representative Michael Froman to join a high-powered group of U.S. companies doing business in Africa, including Citigroup, Dow Chemical, FedEx, GE and Microsoft. The business roundtable met during the 12th Annual African Growth and Opportunity Act…