Investments Archive

Africa Investment Forum: All Set to Tilt the Tide of Investments into Africa

Forum to advance projects to bankable stages, raise capital, and accelerate financial closure of deals   JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, 05 November, 2018 – The Africa Investment Forum kicked off on Monday with a media briefing in the South African capital. The game changing event, aimed at attracting multi-billion-dollar deals across the continent, is set to

The African Development Bank and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences to explore partnerships for scaling up investments in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics

Busan, Korea, May 23, 2018 – The African Development Bank signed a Letter of Intent with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences aimed at finding opportunities for potential partnership between the two institutions. The organizations will specifically explore ways of strengthening education and research in the mathematical sciences across Africa. The African Development Bank and

Quantified at Last: Investments in Digital Technologies Drive Profits, Productivity

Investments in combination of digital technologies lead to productivity increase for companies on average three times higher than investments in individual technologies New Report Maximizing Return on Digital Investments by the World Economic Forum surveyed over 16,000 companies on their investment decisions in robotics, the internet of things, big data analytics, artificial intelligence and social

LOTS Wholesale Solutions announces investments worth INR 250 cr at UP Investors Summit 2018

  Signs MoU with Uttar Pradesh government to open wholesale outlets across the state Investment will generate 1,500 – 2,000 direct and indirect employment within Uttar Pradesh   National, February 21, 2018: LOTS Wholesale Solutions, a 100% subsidiary of Siam Makro, today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Uttar Pradesh Government. LOTS Wholesale

Adesina: Its time to reboot and boost US-Africa Commerce and Investments

Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire, 15 June 2017 – Flagging data showing the steep fall in trade between Africa and the United States of America, AfDB President Akinwumi Adesina called for a reboot and boost of the erstwhile robust economic relations that existed between the two sides. Adesina, who made the call at a US-Africa business summit

Paragon Partners Completes Rs. 100 cr worth of Investments

Invests in Cravatex Brands Ltd (Subsidairy of Cravatex Ltd.) and InCred   March 24, 2017, India: Paragon Partners Growth Fund – I (“Paragon Partners“) today announced the successful completion of two new investment transactions aggregating to INR 100 crore (approximately US$ 15 million). The transactions comprise a INR 75 crore investment in Cravatex Brands Limited

India Educational Investment Fund (IEIF) Makes New Investments in ChipperSage and Select Jobs

-The US-based fund is an initiative of the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation- New Delhi, January 23, 2017 –TheIndia Educational Investment Fund (IEIF), an early stage impact investment fund focused on the education sector, announced two new investments in ‘ChipperSage’ and ‘Select Jobs.’ ChipperSageoffers high impact English proficiency solutions aimed at significantly transforming English comprehension

New Partnership to Catalyse Sustainable Development Investments for Developing Countries

The Sustainable Development Investment Partnership (SDIP), which includes the World Economic Forum, aims to mobilize $100 billion in private financing over five years The founding members include the governments of Canada, Denmark, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden, USA and UK The SDIP aims to create investment opportunities in water, sanitation, transport, green energy, agriculture, health, telecommunications

AZIZI Developments reveals AED 4.5-billion investments in Dubai real estate market

Leading UAE property developer to launch new luxury projects in 2015 to sustain substantial growth     UAE, 8 February, 2015 – AZIZI Developments, a leading UAE property developer, has revealed that it invested an estimated AED 4.5 billion into Dubai’s real estate sector till now driven by robust local demand for affordable luxury and

Gurgaon Hospitality Market Opens To Investments

Millennium City Now Offers Transparent Hotel Asset Investment Options Gurgaon – February 21, 2013: Gurgaon, New Delhi’s flourishing satellite city, is today one of the country’s most promising hospitality markets. Currently, Gurgaon’s existing branded inventory stands at above 4,000 rooms, with a planned pipeline of over 4,500 rooms. Of these, over 50% are mid-scale and