South Africa - Worlds largest Green Hydrogen-powered truck unveiled

South Africa - Worlds largest Green Hydrogen-powered truck unveiled

Energy
On Friday, the 6th of May 2022, global mining group Anglo American revealed the world's largest green hydrogen-powered truck in South Africa - aims to replace 40 diesel-powered trucks, which each consume around one million litres of fossil fuel per year.
Digital Marketing: creating Brand Awareness and improving conversions

Digital Marketing: creating Brand Awareness and improving conversions

B2B
Successfully implementing digital marketing requires a deep understanding of customer behavior and the different digital channels. It is important to coordinate the different digital marketing channels and connect them to each other.
Waste sector South Africa – Opportunities to turn waste into energy

Waste sector South Africa – Opportunities to turn waste into energy

Energy
The waste sector in South Africa makes a significant contribution to the country’s economy, providing tens of thousands of formal and informal jobs and livelihoods. Potentials for growth exist particularly in transforming waste into energy.
Mobile payments - MTN overtakes M-Pesa to become Africas largest provider

Mobile payments - MTN overtakes M-Pesa to become Africas largest provider

Africa
Mobile payments contribute to financial inclusion in African countries where many people still do not have a bank account. Mobile payment solutions have been on the rise in Africa for the last years.
Dropshipping vs. Local Warehousing

Dropshipping vs. Local Warehousing

B2B

Global eCommerce has been on the rise in previous years and its growth has been further accelerated by the Covid pandemic. This has led to many companies wanting to market & sell their products and services online.

2022 Africa Energy Indaba – Opportunities in Africa’s Energy sector

2022 Africa Energy Indaba – Opportunities in Africa’s Energy sector

Managing Director Mr Volker Werth, together with the head of Swiss Business Hub Southern Africa, Mr Daniel Schneider attended day 1 of the 2022 Africa Energy Indaba Conference in Cape Town, South Africa.

Customs, Import and Export regulations of Kenya

Customs, Import and Export regulations of Kenya

Export
To import goods into Kenya, an importer must use the services of a clearing agent who will process import documents electronically through the Kenya Customs Simba 2005 system and clear the goods on your behalf.
South Africa - coal supplier poised to support the energy transition

South Africa - coal supplier poised to support the energy transition

Energy
South Africa is currently preparing for the transition to renewable energy. Coal companies can support the transition by supplying higher quality, responsibly produced coal.
Exclusive interview with The Swiss Business Hub - highlighting easy market entry through e-commerce

Exclusive interview with The Swiss Business Hub - highlighting easy market entry through e-commerce

B2B
The B2B market in South Africa is one of the most interesting in the world. In this article you will find out how you can export to Africa, enter African markets like South Africa, and realise opportunities without risk. A local B2B e-commerce platform provides a viable solution to test and sell your products on the African continent.
AfCFTA one year anniversary

AfCFTA - Celebrating one year of Free-Trading in Africa

AfCFTA
On the first of January 2021, the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) took effect. One year later, many aspects of the trade pact have bee...