News 210 Transport & Logistic Sector

Weekly Selection Week January 20th 2022

North Africa

West Africa

East Africa

Central Africa

South Africa

Caribbean

North Africa:


Le Maroc veut lancer deux nouvelles lignes ferroviaires à grande vitesse


Transport et logistique maritime : 2021, un nouveau record pour Tanger Med


L’Algérie jouera un rôle axial dans l’exportation de l’hydrogène en Europe à des prix concurrentiels

West Africa


Economie : le budget de la Côte d’Ivoire a triplé de 2011 à 2022 


Lionel Mobi (Gozem) : « notre objectif est de révolutionner et moderniser le transport urbain en Afrique »

Central Africa

 


Bolloré, Maersk…Who controls Africa’s ports?


Interswitch calls African nations to exploit gains in upgraded transport, payment systems

East Africa


Tanzania calls for investors in $900m Burundi railway deal


Kenya Railways drops charges for cargo destined for Uganda 

South Africa


South African mobile gaming startup Carry1st has raised a US$20 million Series A extension round from investors including Andreessen Horowitz, Avenir and Google to help it scale across Africa.


SA’s logistics sector weathering the storm despite challenges

Caribbean


Iberojet reaches an agreement with Correos for air transport of goods and parcels


The Montego Bay, St James-based logistics and stevedoring company, Cargo Handlers Limited, has seen its profits rising in 2021 even though its stevedoring business was forced to close operations.