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Breaking news: Permission needed for travel to Ebola-affected areas

SAA has implemented new procedures for passengers who "must travel between South Africa and the Ebola high-risk areas in West Africa", including receiving permission from the National Department of Health.


Ebola causing huge damage to West Africa economies – development bank

Ebola is causing enormous damage to West African economies, draining budgetary resources and slashing economic growth by up to 4% as foreign businessmen leave and projects are cancelled, the African Development Bank president said.


USB-ED's Doctoral Research Training Programme as a Development Opportunity

Worldwide, the demand for professionals with a business-related PhD is increasing. To complete a PhD successfully, candidate require high-level research and advanced research competencies. USB-ED’s Doctoral Research Training Programme (DRTP) is designed to assist candidates to follow through with their PhD studies. The DRTP is targeted at PhD students in all fields of study and from all universities and business schools.


African business schools improve global standing

The American University in Cairo’s School of Business has become the third African business school to gain the prestigious triple-crown accreditation.



Connecting Africa to a better future

Inclusive business models, many of which are enabled by the information and communications technology (ICT) sector, offer Africans greater opportunity and higher standards of living, but they will only prosper if there is buy-in at the highest level.

 By Walter Baets


Towards a sustainable Strathmore University: 600 kW Grid Connected Solar Energy System

Towards a sustainable Strathmore University: 600 kW Grid Connected Solar Energy System


ESCA Ecole de Management (Casablanca, Morocco) Hosts United Nations’ Principles for Responsible Management Education MENA Forum

Regional and International Management Education Institutions

To Meet at 4th UN PRME MENA Regional Forum

In Casablanca, Morocco

10-11 November 2014

After the success of the three previous editions of the PRME MENA Regional Forum,

  • In 2011, at the American University in Cairo (Egypt)
  • In 2012, at the Holy Spirit University of Kaslik (Lebanon)
  • In 2013, at the University of Dubai (United Arab Emirates)

this United Nations-backed global initiative, developed to promote responsibility and sustainability in business education, announces its 4th edition next 10 and 11 November, in ESCA Ecole de Management in Casablanca, Morocco.


Kenya’s Challenge: The Security Imperative in Economic Dynamism - Dr Lyal White

For Event: AABS Connect Annual Conference 2014 2014-05-18

Nothing undermines economic dynamism like conflict and insecurity. Political and social stability are important foundations of economic progress. Violent outbursts and mindless acts of terrorism often pull the rug out from some of the most vibrant and innovative economies in world. This is precisely what we are seeing in Kenya and Nigeria right now.   




LBS Joins European Management Network

Lagos Business School has been granted full membership of the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD).


LBS to Host AABS Connect in 2016

Lagos Business School will host the Association of African Business Schools (AABS) conference in 2016.


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