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Germany Africa Business Forum Launches Munich Event with HypoVereinsbank and State of Bavaria
September 4, 2017

The Germany Africa Business Forum (GABF) announces it will host a special conference on November 28, 2017 in Munich.

GABF Will Put Spotlight on African Digital Banking and Fintech at EURO FINANCE WEEK 2017
August 6, 2017

The Germany-Africa Business Forum will host a special half-day Africa session during the 20th gathering of the highly heralded EURO FINANCE WEEK, to be held November 13-17, 2017 in Frankfurt.

GABF Will Put Spotlight on African Digital Banking and Fintech at EURO FINANCE WEEK 2017
August 6, 2017

The Germany-Africa Business Forum will host a special half-day Africa session during the 20th gathering of the highly heralded EURO FINANCE WEEK, to be held November 13-17, 2017 in Frankfurt. Accompanied by Maleki Communications, organizer of EURO FINANCE WEEK, GABF will create a program on November 15 focused on the digital revolution in the banking […]

The G20 ‘Compact with Africa’: Advancing Economic Reform
July 7, 2017

As the G20 Summit gets underway in Hamburg under the German G20 presidency, the “Compact with Africa” initiative aims to bring investment to African reformers. With South Africa the only African G20 member, will the plan address the needs of all the region’s economies?

The G20 ‘Compact with Africa’: Advancing Economic Reform
July 7, 2017

As the G20 Summit gets underway in Hamburg under the German G20 presidency, the “Compact with Africa” initiative aims to bring investment to African reformers. With South Africa the only African G20 member, will the plan address the needs of all the region’s economies? This article was originally published by Centurion Law Group. Creating a […]

GABF speaker launches crowdinvesting platform ecoligo to finance solar projects in Africa
April 13, 2017

Germany-Africa Business Forum speaker Markus Schwaninger has launched a new crowdinvesting platform that enables private investors to back solar power plants in emerging markets. The first project on ecoligo, the platform Markus created together with his co-founder Martin Baart, was opened to investors last week and the funding goal was reached in just 6 days. […]

First Ever Germany-Africa Business Forum Urges German Companies to Trust in African Investment Potential
March 23, 2017

At the first ever Germany-Africa Business Forum, held March 23 at the Adlon Kempinski in Berlin, participants urged the German business community to intensify investments in the African continent. Highlighting Africa’s need for capital, machinery, technology and skills, speakers said German businesses were well positioned to add greater value. “As a global role model, a […]

A German Entrepreneur’s Take on Africa
March 10, 2017

Sebastian Wagner, Executive Director of Africa-focused resource trading and advisory firm DMWA Resources, has lived and worked in Uganda, Equatorial Guinea, Congo Brazzaville, Côte d’Ivoire and Southern Africa. He talks to the Germany Africa Business Forum about his impressions on doing business as a young German entrepreneur in Africa.

Rwanda Trade Minister and Nigeria State Governors Round Out Final GABF Speaker Roster
March 8, 2017

  The Germany-Africa Business Forum is pleased to announce that H.E. Francois Kanimba, Minister of Trade, Industry and EAC Affairs of Rwanda, has joined the program and will deliver the final Country Focus presentation on March 23. Also joining the roster as presenters are H.E. Rt. Hon. Aminu Bello Masari, Executive Governor of Katsina State, […]

Where government goes, private enterprise follows
February 27, 2017

Minister of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea, H.E. Gabriel Mbaga Obiang Lima, will address the Germany Africa Business Forum in Berlin next month.