Infrastructure en continu

Rwanda: Sick Workers, Bad Roads to Hurt Rwanda's Competitiveness - Report

10/09/2012

AllAfrica.com (Rwanda Focus): The global competitiveness report has warned that an unhealthy workforce along with poor infrastructure will hurt Rwanda's competitiveness ambitions.

According to the report, "The greatest...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Infrastructure: Regulators need more teeth, says study

10/09/2012

Business Day Live (South Africa): INDEPENDENT regulators of economic infrastructure should be able to penalise anticompetitive behaviour by firms and state-owned enterprises, many of which are monopolies, the Development Bank...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales, Transport, TIC

Trade facilitation to open up Africa’s potential - Davies

10/09/2012

Creamer Media's Engineering News: Africa’s economic potential as the next leading source of global economic growth could remain unfulfilled if the barriers to international and inter-regional trade were not addressed, Trade...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Renewables firm secures more capital for projects in SA, Ireland, Chile and Canada

10/09/2012

Creamer Media's Engineering News: International renewable-energy company Mainstream Renewable Power – which advanced to the preferred-bidder stage for South African wind and solar projects involving a combined 238 MW of...

Catégories: Energie

Congo: après la première tablette tactile africaine, le premier smartphone made in Africa

10/09/2012

Jeune Afrique (AFP) : Après avoir lancé la première tablette tactile africaine fin janvier, le Congolais Vérone Mankou, 27 ans, a lancé jeudi à Brazzaville le premier smartphone made in Africa, en promettant un tarif...

Catégories: TIC

Sénégal : Programme d’eau potable et assainissement en milieu rural - PEPAM

10/09/2012

Projet de la Banque africaine de développement : Objectif sectoriel : Assurer durablement l’approvisionnement en eau potable et l’assainissement des zones rurales en vue d’améliorer les conditions de vie et de santé des ...

Catégories: Eau

Terminal à Conteneur de Dakar

10/09/2012

Banque africaine de developpement : Le Port de Dakar est un des ports les plus importants d’Afrique de l’Ouest. En vue d’améliorer les installations portuaires, une concession de 25 années a été signée entre l’Etat du ...

Catégories: Transport

Sénégal: Autoroute à péage Dakar – Diamniadio

10/09/2012

Banque africaine de developpement : L’agglomération de Dakar représente 0.3 % du territoire national, abrite 25% de la population et concentre 80% de l’activité économique du pays. Pour résoudre le problème de mobilité urbaine...

Catégories: Transport

Uganda: Demand for Electricity Up

06/09/2012

AllAfrica.com - Electricity demand has increased sharply a month after the multi-million dollar Bujagali Hydropower Project delivered 250 Mega Watts (MW) to national grid.

Until late July this year, power demand during peak...

Catégories: Energie

La BAD prépare un emprunt de 22 milliards de dollars

06/09/2012

Jeune Afrique - La Banque africaine de développement (BAD) compte lancer prochainement un emprunt obligataire de 22 milliards de dollars pour financer des infrastructures (routes, ports, aéroports...) dans ses États membres....

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

SADC power project on course

06/09/2012

The Botswana Gazette - Five investors have expressed interest in the development of the $223 million power transmission inter-connector project to link Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana and Namibia (ZiZaBoNa).

According to a...

Catégories: Energie

Énergies renouvelables : la BAD a investi 800 millions de dollars au Maroc

05/09/2012

Jeune Afrique - Au premier semestre 2012, la Banque africaine de développement (BAD) a prêté quelques 800 millions de dollars au Maroc pour aider le pays à mener à bien son ambitieux plan d'investissement dans les énergies...

Catégories: Energie

Unlocking Africa’s Aviation Potential

05/09/2012

The FINANCIAL -- The International Air Transport Association (IATA) reinforced its commitment to African aviation and called on industry and government leaders in Central West Africa to work together to make aviation an even...

Catégories: Transport

10 things you don't know about Africa's booming economy

05/09/2012

Foreign Policy

Africa is no longer the "lost continent" of popular imagination. The region has been growing rapidly for over a decade, the private sector is expanding, and a new class of consumers is wielding...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

The Global Infrastructure Investment Deficit

05/09/2012

By Richard Mills

Infrastructure is the physical systems – the roads, power transmission lines and towers, airports, dams, buses, subways, rail links, ports and bridges, power plants, water delivery systems, hospitals,...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Vodacom rolls out green base stations in Western Cape, South Africa

04/09/2012

Engineering News

Telecommunications group Vodacom has installed two hybrid base stations in the Vleiland Valley farming community in the Western Cape.

The community, which is situated between two mountains and previously ...

Catégories: TIC, Energie

AfDB Approves US $800 Million in Loans to Advance Morocco’s Wind and Solar Ambitions

04/09/2012

African Development Bank

Over the first half of 2012, the African Development Bank (AfDB) has been demonstrating its commitment to support the scaling up of renewable energy in Africa with the approval of US $800 million in...

Catégories: Energie

AfDB President Kaberuka Discusses Regional Integration and African Infrastructure Bond

04/09/2012

African Development Bank

The potential to grow intra-African trade is significant and, while it has more than doubled over the past five years, it remains a disappointing figure, Dr. Donald Kaberuka, President of the African...

Catégories: Infrastructures générales

Supported by AfDB, Niger’s Water Mobilization Project Receives Approval for US $22 Million

04/09/2012

African Development Bank

Backed by the African Development Bank (AfDB), Niger has received approval from the Climate Investment Funds (CIF) for US $22 million to support its Water Resources Mobilization and Development ...

Catégories: Eau

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