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Linda Larbie
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VENKATARAMAN MACHIRAJU liked Linda Larbie's blog post TANESCO, EWURA, Millennium Challenge Corporation, OPIC and IFC to address the future of Tanzania’s power sector
Feb 6, 2014
Cameron Brotherton-Jennings commented on Linda Larbie's blog post Africa eyes tourism boon from China ivory destruction
"Sustainable development includes the preservation of the ecosystem. I hope that various African Union countries can prevent the ivory trade from destroying the chances of future generations from seeing elephants roaming wild & free."
Jan 12, 2014
Cameron Brotherton-Jennings commented on Linda Larbie's blog post Zimbabwe imposes mobile money tax
"Zim has some challenges ahead and if a tax like this is introduced then I would imagine a lot of people will be very unhappy. Thank you for sharing this article."
Jan 12, 2014
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What is the name of your company or organisation?
Africa Business Communities
What is your position in your company or organisation?
Operations Manager, West Africa
What does your company of organisation do?
Africa Business Communities is a worldwide network of business professionals with offices in Haarlem (The Netherlands) and Accra (Ghana).

The first objective is to serve our network members by providing

- Networking Opportunities
- Business News
- Business Leads

At this moment we have over 25,000 business professionals in our network. They come from all over the world and are united by doing business in Africa.

We plan to grow this community to 1 million business professionals by the end of 2013. To realize this we will open offices in Nairobi, Gaborone and Abidjan within the coming year.

The second objective is to serve our clients by providing:

- Market Research
- Marketing
- Market Consultancy
- Lead Generation
- Recruitment
- Networking Events

To realize all this we are co-operating with a number of partners in both Europe and Africa.

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Linda Larbie's Blog

Zimbabwe imposes mobile money tax

Posted on January 9, 2014 at 8:42pm 1 Comment

Zimbabwe has started levying a tax on mobile money transactions after intense lobbying from the Bankers Association of Zimbabwe (BAZ) for the Zimbabwean central bank to regulate mobile money services “to create a level playing field” in the financial services sector.

The banks had been involved in a…


TANESCO, EWURA, Millennium Challenge Corporation, OPIC and IFC to address the future of Tanzania’s power sector

Posted on January 9, 2014 at 8:36pm 0 Comments

“With such a focused group of industry shapers participating at the Powering Africa: Tanzania meeting from the 29-31 January, we can’t help but be buoyed by the possible outcomes of the debate.” Simon Gosling, EnergyNet.

As the World Bank agrees to support Tanzania to strengthen the country’s business…


KENYA:Mobile money agents in await huge commissions after Christmas boom

Posted on January 9, 2014 at 8:30pm 0 Comments

If there are businesspersons in Kenya who wish Christmas and New Year holidays would come more than once a year, it is mobile money agents.

The agents are happy as they are awaiting huge commissions from the telecom companies that have contracted them.

Several mobile money agents acknowledged that…


5 East African countries roll-out single customs territory Wednesday

Posted on January 6, 2014 at 6:51pm 0 Comments

Countries in the East African Community are Wednesday expected to roll out the Single Customs Territory in a plan that could potentially cut down the cost of doing business in the region.

Under the Single Customs Territory (SCT), each of the five countries will deploy customs officials to all…


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At 3:04pm on July 15, 2010, Elizabeth Kimkung said…
Hi Linda, thank you hope we can keep in touch and do some business/socialising together, have a great day
At 3:06pm on July 14, 2010, Edmark International - Bizmarker said…
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