Dorian David Straub

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There’s a Crypto-Mining Machine in Every Home in Caracas

<i>Editors Note: There are few places as chaotic or dangerous as Venezuela. “Life in Caracas” is a series of short stories that seeks to capture the</i> …

Venezuela

Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-based Digital Marketplace

A recently released filing by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) outlines a blockchain-based framework that Walmart has envisioned as part …

eCommerce

Digibyte (DGB) paving the way for the future of Blockchain

Go to any cryptocurrency and Blockchain circles and you will seldom hear of Digibyte. In fact, there has been a lot of confusion about what Digibyte …

Blockchain

Jumia Sets Its Sights On Egypt And Unlicensed Vendors

Jumia, the leading eCommerce player in Africa, has set its sights on Egypt, aiming to grow tenfold on a revenue basis and sixfold in the number of …

eCommerce

International Mall Ltd. Mombasa

<b>Design Achievement</b> - The International Mall in Mombasa honors the Swahili architectural heritage of the East African coast, and local artisan skills. …

Mombasa

Massmart to expand further into sub-Saharan Africa

ABN - South African retailer Massmart is planning to open about 20 new stores across sub-Saharan Africa over the next three years, said its chairman …

Africa

Crypto Prices Plunge As Japan Introduces Stricter Rules For Exchange Platforms

© Reuters. Cryptocurrencies’ prices plunged on Monday<p>Investing.com – Cryptocurrencies’ prices plunged on Monday, with Ripple and Ethereum falling …

Cryptocurrency

Choppies expands into Mozambique, Namibia

Choppies Enterprises has begun operations in Mozambique and Namibia as it expands its African footprint and the grocery retailer is gaining market …

Africa

Early investor in Tesla, Skype and Hotmail says bitcoin will be bigger than all those combined

Not only does venture capitalist Tim Draper think bitcoin is here to stay, he says it could be bigger than the internet.<p>When asked during a debate …

Cryptocurrency

Mobile and social are dominant forces in SA retail

"South Africans want to shop on the go and share their shopping decisions with their friends and colleagues" A special report by bizcommunity.com It …

Online Share Trading

Market news and information<p>Sanlam Private Wealth Morning Digest Tuesday 15 May 2018<p>American Markets<p>Wall Street ended higher yet again yesterday, …

Fin24.com | Union heading to court to apply for SAA business rescue

Trade union Solidarity intends to apply to the High Court to have embattled state-owned airline South African Airways placed in business rescue.

Biggest SA cement maker sees demand boost from Ramaphosa

PPC, South Africa’s largest cement maker, sees a pick up in demand in its home market as President Cyril Ramaphosa inspires greater investor …

BMW South Africa Sees X3 Production Boosting Volumes to Record

BMW AG sees this month’s start of production of the X3 sports-utility vehicle in South Africa boosting the car maker’s output in the country to its …

South Africa

Steinhoff sells 6 percent of African unit to help cut debt

JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Troubled South African retailer Steinhoff, raised 3.75 billion rand ($314 million) from the sale of a 6 percent stake in Steinhoff Africa Retail (STAR), another step in its efforts to shore up its finances and pay down debt.<p>A sign is seen in a Poundland store in London, …

South Africa

Clicks celebrates 500th pharmacy opening

Thabang Moroe, David Kneale and Melusi Hadebe.<p>Issued by Magna Carta PR on behalf of Clicks - Apr 6th, 09:24<p>South Africa’s largest retail pharmacy …

Online retail trends in South Africa

After a few years hovering around the 1% mark, Spree predicts online shopping’s share of total retail sales in South Africa will increase …

Chris Folayan: How I built an online platform to help retailers reach Africa’s consumers

Chris Folayan, founder and CEO, MallforAfrica<p>PRESS OFFICE: OPIC<p><b>In 2013, I was a successful California-based entrepreneur, who had already built and</b> …

Market research & intelligence on 50 countries in Africa

Latest Report<p>This report provides the most up to date analysis of the leading supermarket chains in Angola, where the past decade has seen a …

Uchumi Seeks Private Equity Rescue in Fight for Survival

Uchumi Supermarkets Plc started talks with a private-equity fund and other investors over a potential capital injection that could help the Kenyan …

Africa

Builders Warehouse African expansion gains momentum with third store in Mozambique

The journey began with the clear intention to expand into those countries that were accessible via road. “From a logistics perspective, we only had …

Nakumatt likely to cease trading within weeks as it looks set to lose 14 stores

Nakumatt has been evicted from a further 14 stores in Kenya after landlords lost faith in Administrator Peter Kahi’s recovery plan. The move almost …

Steinhoff Raises $313 Million From Africa Unit Share Sale

Steinhoff International Holdings NV raised 3.75 billion rand ($313 million) from the sale of shares in the embattled retailer’s African operations to …

South Africa

3 Cryptocurrencies That Could Still Double

Hint: None of them is bitcoin.<p>What we as investors witnessed from cryptocurrencies last year is something that may not be duplicated again. A single …

4 Reasons Bitcoin Has Doubled From Its Lows in 2 Weeks

Following a 70% drop since mid-December, the world's most valuable cryptocurrency by market cap has gained nearly $6,000 per token in 14 days.<p>Forget …

Cryptocurrency

South Korean Regulators Inch Closer to Legalizing Bitcoin

<b>The cryptocurrency situation in South Korea is constantly evolving. For the longest time, people have awaited official regulatory guidelines. They</b> …

Why Ethereum weathered the cryptocurrency downturn better than Bitcoin

If 2017 was a dream for cryptocurrency enthusiasts, 2018 has been a swift return to reality. The value of Bitcoin, which increased over 1,000 percent last year, has decreased by close to 30 percent so far this year, and many other coins have followed suit. The cryptocurrency market has begun a …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Price Dips Below $10,000 as Next Bearish Wave Materializes

<b>It has become painfully evident this weekend will not be a good one for the cryptocurrency markets. If the retracing Bitcoin price is any indication,</b> …

How I used Bitcoin trading to pay for my travels

<i>Editor’s note: Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general is, at the moment, something of a gold rush. Like all gold rushes, some people in it will make</i> …

New Cryptocurrency Debit Card Harnesses AI To Give Customers The Best Deal

sponsoredThe financial cryptocurrency platform is using their unique payment card which utilises AI for the most valuable purchases in real time.The …

Cryptocurrency