Kenya Wealth Trends

Real Estate, Entrepreneurship Dominate Africa’s Wealth Creation Arena

Real estate is the most common economic sector for entrepreneurs in Nigeria, South Africa and Kenya according to Standard Bank’s Africa Wealth Report 2020. The...

Covid-19 provides an opportunity for East Africa’s Property Sector to Reset

In a first for Africa, The East Africa Property Investment (EAPI) Virtual Summit (29 & 30 July) is featuring 69 regional and international speakers,...
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Green buildings present USD 768 billion opportunity in sub-Saharan Africa

There is a strong business case for growing the green buildings market. Emerging evidence indicates that green buildings, or buildings that use energy and...
Windfarm

Tanzania completes its first wind farm

German manufacturer, Enercon, has completed work on Tanzania’s first ever wind farm project at a cost of US$1.2 billion following a funding grant from...
GERD

Ethiopia to clear 1000 hectares for dam reservoir

The government of Ethiopia has described preparations for land clearing behind the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) ahead of commencing filling its Blue...
Africa Property Trends

First quarter real estate investments fell as investors remain cautious

Real estate investors are taking a more cautious approach globally following the spread of the pandemic. Almost without exception, commercial real estate investments fell...
Africa Real Estate 2020

Property experts speak on impacts of COVID-19 on real estate investments

A webinar organized by API events to discuss the impacts of real estate investment implications across Africa reveals the state of property market across...
FIDIC

Hotel and retail property sectors hardest hit by COVID-19 globally

The COVID-19 pandemic which has been most servery in the last 30 days, has touched every corner of global markets even though the impact...
Radisson Blui

Funding remains biggest challenge for African hoteliers

Funding remains the biggest challenge across Africa for hotel developers. In a recent interview by Ramsay Rankoussi, Radisson’s new head of development for Africa,...

Trends shaping the future of Africa’s retail markets

Africa’s retail landscape is undergoing change. Analysts project a sustained shift from informal to more formal retail markets as a result of emerging economic...

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Kenya’s Construction Costs, 2017

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Phase 2 of the Dongo Kundu bypass project is set to be rolled out from next month after the Attorney General gave clearance to...

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