Opinion, StrategyApril 8, 2021

Enygma Ventures Bullish About Continuing to Invest in Women Entrepreneurs Through and Post Covid-19
CAPE TOWN, April 1st – The devastating impact of the Covid-19 pandemic has seen the SADC regional economic growth forecast being revised from a growth of 2.3% in October 2019 to a contraction of 3.4% in April 2020. SME’s are the lifeblood of every economy. In South Africa, SME’s contribute 39% of the country’s GDP […]

Opinion, StrategyMarch 29, 2021

Keep trust in air travel: Emirates to operate special flight marking UAE vaccination milestone
A380 flight to carry fully vaccinated crew and passengers onboard Flyers to experience Emirates’ newest A380 cabins and latest on-ground technologies that enable a smooth and speedy journey through the airport Proceeds from the flight to be donated to the Emirates Airline Foundation Dubai, UAE, 29 March 2021 – Emirates is showcasing the UAE’s remarkable progress […]

Opinion, StrategyMarch 7, 2021

Lusaka Grocery Delivery Company at one
Starting a business during the advent of the 2020 outbreak of COVID-19 was as risky. Many entrepreneurs opted to put their plans on hold as the pandemic took hold of peoples lives and the economy. However, for one startup they saw an opportunity to enter into the delivery business segment which has fast become an […]

Opinion, StrategyMarch 1, 2021

LUSAKA, ZAMBIA – Proflight Zambia and Johannesburg-based CemAir have implemented an interline and code share agreement streamlining travel between Zambia and South Africa. The agreement combines the two carriers’ extensive route networks between and within Zambia and South Africa, providing customers with a seamless travel experience. Certain flights will carry both airlines flight numbers. T

Opinion, StrategyFebruary 24, 2021

Safety above all, always: Emirates operates first flight serviced by fully vaccinated frontline teams across all customer touchpoints
  EK215 to Los Angeles supported by over 70 vaccinated frontline team members across the operational spectrum Close to 26,000 of Emirates Group’s frontline aviation workforce already vaccinated with two doses DUBAI, UAE 24 February 2021: Honouring its commitment to the health and safety of its employees and customers, Emirates today has become among the first airlines […]

StrategyFebruary 18, 2021

Emirates SkyCargo to work with UNICEF for COVID-19 vaccine distribution
Under UNICEF’s Humanitarian Airfreight Initiative, Emirates will prioritise transport and delivery of COVID-19 vaccines and related supplies Initiative in support of COVAX facility for equitable distribution of COVID-19 vaccines Dubai, UAE, 18 February 2021– Emirates SkyCargo has signed an agreement with UNICEF to prioritise the transport of COVID-19 vaccines, essential medicines, medical devi

Opinion, StrategyFebruary 1, 2021

Dubai forms Vaccine Logistics Alliance to expedite global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines through the emirate to developing countries
Under the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Dubai, UAE, 1 February 2021– Under the directives of Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Dubai today launched the Vaccine […]

Manufacturing, StrategyJanuary 21, 2021

Lusaka, 21st January 2021 – The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has commended Marcopolo Tiles Company Limited (MTCL) on the completion of Phase IV of the Company’s’ expansion project, at a cost of $15million, which will make it the first Zambian manufacturer of sanitary ware. “We at the IDC are proud to be associated with the […]

Opinion, StrategyJanuary 21, 2021

Why mandatory testing is the only way to secure the workforce
  The year 2020 came and went like bad dream. Some of us thought we had survived the worst of it. Sadly, following a planning meeting, the Founder of this website contracted the ubiquitous COVID 19. This was despite practicing all the techniques on covid prevention that were aptly practiced in the year to forget. […]

Opinion, StrategyJanuary 20, 2021

Emirates becomes one of the first airlines in the world to trial IATA Travel Pass, a digital platform for COVID-19 updates and test verification
  Dubai, UAE, 19 January 2021 – Emirates has partnered with the International Air Transport Association (IATA) to become one of the first airlines in the world to trial IATA Travel Pass – a mobile app to help passengers easily and securely manage their travel in line with any government requirements for COVID-19 testing or vaccine information. […]