News and information

3rd of May: country risk update on Libya
April 23, 2017

NABA member Control Risks, and their Libya country director Mr. Alexander Ramsay, will meet members of NABA and the Norwegian Shipowners’ Association on Wednesday 3rd of May from 14:00 – 15:30 to give a security brief on the current state … Continue reading

22nd of May: NABA and International SOS Africa Travel Risk Awareness MasterClass
April 19, 2017

Is your company venturing into Africa and are your employees adequately prepared for travel in Africa?  The global health and security landscapes are ever-changing, and emerging markets such as Africa is no exception. Africa is a complex security environment, with … Continue reading

NABA Member of the Month May 2017: Nor-Shipping
February 23, 2017

NABA’s Member of the month is Nor-Shipping, which for the first time will have a platform promoting mutually beneficial business opportunities between Africa and Europe in the maritime and ocean industries. A dedicated conference, Africa pavilion, and week-long social program … Continue reading

NABA Member of the Month April 2017: Quantum Global
February 23, 2017

NABA’s Member of the month is Quantum Global Group, an African focused investment firm. Quantum Global Group were announced as the winners of the Global Banking and Finance Review award for Best Investment Company Angola 2016. The award, which recognises … Continue reading

NABA Member of the Month March 2017: KPMG
February 22, 2017

NABA member of the month for March is global audit, tax and advisory services firm KPMG. Ms. Anniken Esbensen and Ms. Christy Lorgen from KPMG’s Oslo office have written this mini guide on risk navigation.  Succeeding in sub-Saharan Africa, and still maintaining … Continue reading

Changing jobs – NABA’s regional director for East Africa
February 22, 2017

NABA’s Regional Director for East Africa, Mr. Felix Osok, has accepted an offer to work for the Embassy of Sweden in Nairobi. – We are grateful for Felix Osok’s excellent work for NABA and our members in the region, and wishes him … Continue reading

NABA members met with the Parliament’s All-Party Africa Group
February 22, 2017

23rd of February: NABA members met with the Norwegian Parliament’s All-Party Africa Group today. The Parliament Group was formally established in May last year, and NABA serves as secretariat together with the Norwegian Council on Africa. Private sector development in African … Continue reading

2nd of March: International Business & Development Conference – NKIU 2017
February 16, 2017

NABA members the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise (NHO), Innovation Norway, Norfund – as well as the Norwegian government’s development agency, Norad – is hosting the International Business & Development Conference (NKIU) on the 2nd of March. This year’s programme includes … Continue reading

7th of February: Afternoon tea with Advisory Board Member Ms. Koosum Kalyan
January 31, 2017

NABA members are welcome to afternoon tea with Ms. Koosum Kalyan – advisory board member of NABA, and also (among others) Board director of Aker Solutions, MTN Group and Eaglestone Capital. She has previously served as Senior Business Development Executive … Continue reading

NABA Member of the Month February 2017: AKVA group
January 29, 2017

AKVA group is a leading technology and service partner to the aquaculture industry worldwide. With an increased focus on African markets the company’s services will help develop the aquaculture sector across the continent. Last year the company’s Chief Operating Officer- … Continue reading