Tag: Economic Development

Inc42

AWE Funds Sets Up INR 350 Cr Pool To Back 15 Women-Focussed Indian Startups

The fund will invest between INR 3.5 Cr and INR 20 Cr in nearly 15 women-focussed startups So far, the fund has received commitments of INR […]
August 4th, 2022
Tech Nova Ghana

FSD Africa and CDG Capital Lend Support To Africa’s First Corporate Clean Mobility Green Bond For Morocco Railway

Africa’s first corporate clean mobility bond has today been launched by Morocco’s national railway operator (ONCF). FSD Africa provided technical assistance for the green certification process […]
July 29th, 2022
The Recursive

These Are the Policy-Makers in Central and Eastern Europe Who Drive Innovation

On July 5th, the European Commission adopted a New European Innovation Agenda, which aims to boost tech innovation and startup activity in Europe. Among the goals […]
July 29th, 2022
Inc42

Valuation Guru Aswath Damodaran Sets New Price Of INR 35.32 For Zomato Shares

Ahead of Zomato’s initial public offering (IPO) last year, Damodaran had valued the stock at about INR 41 per share Earlier this week, Zomato shares dropped […]
July 28th, 2022
Sifted

Meet the UK’s largest pre-seed fund — with an 80% ethnic minority LP base

The UK has gotten its largest ever dedicated pre-seed fund, as Concept Ventures (previously known as RLC Ventures) announces a £50m fund today. An impressive 80% […]
July 27th, 2022
Tech Nova Ghana

Digital Inequality is a Major Threat to Africa’s Economic Future

By Sean Riley, CEO of Ad Dynamo by Aleph It’s no secret that Africa suffers from incredibly high levels of economic inequality, with South Africa taking […]
July 26th, 2022
Techpoint Africa

Leading Provider of Digital Solutions for Cooperative Societies, Africa Prudential, reiterates the Importance of Cooperatives in Nation-Building

Africa Prudential, a digital solutions provider with unique solutions for cooperative societies, held a webinar themed, “Cooperatives Build a Better World: Leveraging Technology to Drive Financial […]
July 19th, 2022
Ventureburn

Tech investment fund could fast-track growth in Namibia

To build a sustainable future for Namibia, our children, and far into the future, we need to invest in the country. However, as a country championing […]
July 6th, 2022
Ventureburn

From Nigeria to UK, businesses ‘go local in Africa’ with Kora

Moving money within Africa could, in the future, be as easy as making a phone call, says Gideon Orovwiroro, chief operating officer of Kora, a Nigerian […]
July 4th, 2022
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