- Raw Footage From Hijacked Ethiopian Jet Released
February 17 2014 8:32 PM
Footage from inside the cabin shows passengers calmly reacting to an in-flight crisis.
- PS4 Japan Release Date Feb. 22
February 17 2014 12:00 PM
Sony's next-gen PlayStation 4 will launch in Japan on Feb. 22.
- Kenya Seeks To Stem HIV By Massive Condom Distribution
February 15 2014 10:52 AM
About 9.1 percent of married couples have HIV/AIDS, well above the national rate of 5.6 percent.
- Is This Kenyan Flower Company Worth A $5M Bet?
February 14 2014 12:38 PM
A South African private equity firm recently bought a $5 million stake in a Kenyan flower company. Here’s why.
- Commodities Could See Fall-Out From Emerging Markets Unrest
February 13 2014 3:23 PM
Gold, platinum and soybeans are among those markets most at risk, Goldman Sachs said.
- What Emerging Market Internet Users Think Of Facebook, Twitter
February 13 2014 2:48 PM
The Pew Research Center analyzed mobile and Internet habits in dozens of countries to find the most popular methods of getting online.
- What I Learned From The Late Shirley Temple Black, A Capable Diplomat
February 12 2014 8:52 PM
Shirley Temple served as US diplomat to Ghana and Czechoslovakia.
- South Africa's Leading Leftist Politician Dodges A Legal Bullet
February 12 2014 12:50 PM
An expelled member of the African National Congress has started his own party based on left-leaning economic ideas.
- You Won't Believe AK-47 Maker Kalashnikov's Turnaround Plan
February 12 2014 11:28 AM
Cost cutting will be coupled with production increases, with Kalasnikov's CEO commenting regarding finances: "The situation is difficult."
- Why China Is Rolling The Dice In Zimbabwe
February 12 2014 10:16 AM
The southern African country is relying on Chinese funds to revitalize its shaky economy.
- African Mobile Marketers Get Creative To Reach Consumers Without Smartphones
February 12 2014 5:39 AM
Mobile marketing experts talked to IBTimes about how advertisers can reach a growing consumer base in Africa.
- 'Badland': Like 'Flappy Bird,' But Good
February 11 2014 5:00 PM
Mobile gamers are scrambling to get their "Flappy Bird" fix need look no further than "Badland," a dark, immersive one-tap side-scroller.
- Algerian Military Plane Crashes, Killing More Than 100 People
February 11 2014 11:21 AM
Algeria has not witnessed a major plane crash in more than 10 years.
- Why Unpopular Gold Mining Stocks Could Outperform Gold In 2014
February 10 2014 9:24 AM
The call to switch to gold mining stocks is increasingly popular among industry experts.
- What’s Ahead For African Women In Tech? 'Geekettes' Speak Out
February 08 2014 3:03 PM
Africa is in the middle of a tech boom -- how are women doing relative to their male counterparts in the sector?
- Opening Ceremony A Big Show In Sochi
February 08 2014 12:01 PM
The 2014 Winter Olympics come at a high cost, which was was on full display at Fisht Stadium.
- Islamic Finance Isn't Just About Religion -- It's Also Good Business
February 07 2014 4:26 PM
Shariah-compliant finance is gaining ground worldwide -- and religion isn’t the only reason.
- Here Are 2014’s First Measles Outbreaks
February 07 2014 4:23 PM
A new report says nearly 14 million people were saved by measles vaccines from 2000 to 2012.
- Why Is Cricket Changing Its Revenue Model?
February 07 2014 3:07 PM
India wants a greater share of revenues since it generates an estimated 80% of global cricket income.
- This Man's Agricultural Device Could Revolutionize Nigerian Economy
February 07 2014 12:35 PM
A U.S.-educated Nigerian engineer has invented a “one-stop-shop” processing machine to help farmers save money –- but is anyone interested?