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  • africa.automotiveIT

    SAP invests in Africa


    SAP executive Enslin says now is the time to invest in Africa (Photo: SAP) SAP plans to invest as much as 500 million dlrs in Africa through 2020 in a bid to help the continent accelerate growth in its biggest economies. The business software maker's focus is on South ...

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    IBM opens research lab in Nairobi


    IBM’s Nairobi research lab will look at ways to improve transportation infrastructure (Photo: IBM) IBM is opening its first African research lab in Nairobi, where it will focus specifically on the problems and issues facing the continent. The US-based IT services group said the facility in the Kenyan capital will ...

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    German supplier Leoni faces continued N. African uncertainty


    A Leoni plant in Cairo. Leoni employs 24,000 people in North Africa out of a workforce of 50,000 Leoni, which has almost half its workforce in North Africa, faces continued uncertainty over the political situation in Egypt, Tunisia and elsewhere in the region. “You can’t yet speak of business as ...