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  • Econet’s Kwese TV enter Uganda’s competitive pay-TV industry

    October 18, 2017 5:00 AM 3

    Kampala, Uganda | ISAAC KHISA | Zimbabwe’s pay TV service provider, Kwese TV, has become the latest kid on the bloc in the provision of satellite Tv services in Uganda, with the official launch held in Kampala on Oct. 17. The firm will now tussle out with the established pay-TV providers such as Multichoice’s Gotv and Dstv of South Africa and Star Times

  • Atomic explosion: Be scientific, not sentimental – LPG marketers tell gov’t

    October 17, 2017 8:09 AM 10

    The LPG Marketers Association is kicking against a new directive by the government for the distribution of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) across the country. The Cylinder Recirculation Model of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) distribution was rolled out by the government following the fatal gas explosion and fire that struck the Atomic Junction in Accra

  • Credit Suisse Group Reaffirms Outperform Rating for Vodafone Group plc (VOD)

    October 16, 2017 7:06 AM 3

    Credit Suisse Group reissued their outperform rating on shares of Vodafone Group plc (LON:VOD) in a report released on Friday morning. They currently have a GBX 250 ($3.29) price objective on the cell phone carrier’s stock. Other analysts also recently issued reports about the company. UBS AG set a GBX 270 ($3.55) target price on Vodafone Group plc and gave the stock

  • China’s Engel’s coefficient nears UN well-off line

    October 16, 2017 1:53 AM 7

    During the eight-day National Day holiday, 705 million tourists traveled around the country, spending 583.6 billion yuan China’s “Engel’s coefficient” reached 30.1% in 2016, a decrease of 2.1% from 2012, which is considered close to the well-off line of 20% to 30% set by the United Nations, according to the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), Yicai

  • Sultanate celebrates World Standards Day

    October 14, 2017 6:02 PM 9

    The Sultanate, represented by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, marked the World Standards Day on Saturday. The theme of this year’s celebration is ‘Standards Make Cities Smarter’. Eng. Sami Bin Salim Al Sahib, Acting Director General of Standards and Metrology, said the International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO), in cooperation with the International

  • This is what analysts have to say about Gold Fields Limited (ADR) (NYSE:GFI) after last week

    October 13, 2017 10:10 PM 5

    Gold Fields Limited (ADR) (NYSE:GFI) Ratings Coverage Among 7 analysts covering Gold Fields Limited (NYSE:GFI), 0 have Buy rating, 2 Sell and 5 Hold. Therefore 0 are positive. Gold Fields Limited had 14 analyst reports since August 31, 2015 according to SRatingsIntel. The firm earned “Sector Perform” rating on Tuesday, September 1 by Scotia Capital

  • Dubai Police owns a hoverbike because the world makes no sense

    October 13, 2017 6:20 PM 4

    If only we all had oil money sitting around. The Dubai Police has a world-renowned fleet of supercars for promotional use, and now, the internet-reknowned force is dipping into the realm of science fiction with a hoverbike. At the Gitex Technology Week conference, the Dubai Police showed off its latest acquisition, a Hoversurf Scorpion hoverbike. While

  • Samsung Electronics CEO to Mysteriously Resign Amid Record Profits

    October 13, 2017 2:45 PM 15

    But just when it seemed things were peaking, Samsung must deal with another setback after CEO and vice chairman Kwon Oh-hyun announced that he is planning to step down from his role as CEO of Samsung and Samsung Display in March of 2018. According to an email Kwon sent to the company last Friday, he said it was a decision he had been contemplating for a long time before

  • Government maintains cocoa producer price at GH¢7,600.00 per tonne

    October 13, 2017 2:35 PM 6

    Accra, Oct. 13, GNA - Government has maintained the producer price of cocoa for the 2017/18 season at GH¢7,600.00 per tonne, the same as paid to farmers in the 2016/17 season. This is equivalent to GH¢475.00 per bag of 64 kilogram gross weight. The prices take effect from 13 October, which marks the beginning of the 2017/18 crop season. Dr Owusu Afriyie

  • Endeavour Mining Corp (EDV) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Scotiabank

    October 12, 2017 11:02 PM 7

    EDV has been the subject of several other reports. Canaccord Genuity upped their target price on Endeavour Mining Corp from C$29.00 to C$30.00 in a report on Friday, February 3rd. National Bank Financial lowered their target price on Endeavour Mining Corp from C$6.50 to C$5.50 in a report on Friday, March 3rd. Finally, Royal Bank of Canada upped their