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3
Dec

Management Consulting Services

How did your Business Perform In the Last 12 Months? Are you Happy with the results?
Most Business owners and Top level Managers are Busy working in the Business and Forget to work On the Business.

Just like the way your Car Needs Check up After every 5000 Kilometers Covered, Your Business also Needs a regular Check up. If you fail to do this, then a small problem is likely to become a Major problem and Later on ends up costing more than it would have if you had taken the option for a Check up.

Our Management Consulting Service has a custom Made approach that helps you quickly helps you identify areas where your Business is ailing and also recommend ways to take advantage of the opportunities for you in order to build a valuable Business. Our Approach Focuses on People, Product and process and hence Comprehensively helps you look at the Most critical areas in your Business in comparison with the average performance in your Industry.

Our Management Consulting Service is Simple and Comprehensive Covering the Following Critical Areas;

  • Financial Performance
  • Growth Potential
  • Dependency Risks
  • Income Model
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Product and Pricing
  • Differentiation and Value Proposition
  • Risks and Opportunities
  • Process Mastery

Our Management Consulting Service will Help you in the following ways;

  • Tap in our over 60 Years of Combined Experience in Business Consultancy
  • Assess and Adjust your Overall Business Goals
  • Evaluate the changes in your Market Situation
  • Review all major factors in your Business
  • Sense Check your retirement/ Exit Strategy
  • Prepare for the Unexpected

Click Here to Contact Us & Request for a FREE BUSINESS HEALTH CHECK or to find out more about Our Management Consulting Service.

30
Nov

Company registration in Ethiopia

Doing BusinessCompany Registration in Ethiopia

Ethiopia at a Glance

Ethiopia is Africa’s 9th largest economy and 2nd biggest population of about 100 Million people.
The Ethiopian economy has grown at an average of 10% since 2010 and in 2012 Ethiopia was the Fastest Growing Economy in the world, Managing to grow faster  than other African Countries Such as Rwanda, Mozambique, Zambia and Ghana, As well as China and India.
Addis Ababa is also the main air hub for Africa and the home of Ethiopian Airlines, which has won repeated recognition as the best airline in Africa. Ethiopian products have duty-free, quota-free access to the U.S. and EU markets under the African Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA) and the Everything But Arms
(EBA) initiative, respectively. Ethiopia enjoys also preferential access to key markets like Australia, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Switzerland, China, India, Russia, the Republic of Korea, and Turkey.

Ethiopia Majorly exports Coffee, Oil seeds, leather and leather Products, Pulses, meat and Meat products, Fruits, Vegetables, Live animals, Gold, Flowers and Electricity. The Major Export destination of Ethiopian Products include Europe 34 %, America 7%, Africa 20%, and Asia 37 %.

Major Imports to Ethiopia include the following; Fertilizers, Fuel, Petroleum products, Capital Goods and Consumer goods.  The percentages of this imports by origin is as follows Asia 62%,Europe 25% America 8% Africa 4%.

The Tax Regime in Ethiopia is Quite Straight forward with the Tax rate for personal Income ranging from 0 to 35 %, Corporation Tax is at 30% and Vat at 15%.

For over 1 decade now, East Africa Business Consultants Has assisted many clients with the following Key Company Set Up Services in Ethiopia;

  • Company registration in Ethiopia
  • Government Licenses Processing
  • Business Bank Account Opening
  • HR Recruitment and Management
  • Work Permit Processing
  • Apartment/Office/Warehouse Sourcing.

Company Registration in Ethiopia Summary Table

Entity Subsidiary Company Branch Company
How Long does the Company registration process Take? 20 Days 20 Days
How long Does it take to Open Bank Account?  5 Days 5 Days
After how Long can you Invoice and Hire  25 Days 25 Days
Minimum Number of Directors and Shareholders  2  –
Foreigner Can own the Company 100% Yes Yes
Can the entity hire expatriate staff Yes Yes
Tax Identification Registration required Yes Yes
Access to Ethiopia’s double Tax treaties Yes Yes
Can bid for Government Contracts? Yes Yes
Can Secure Trade Finance? Yes Yes
Can Secure an Import and Export Licence? Yes Yes
Can Easily Convert into a PLC? Yes No
Can Secure Work permits for foreign Employees and Directors? Yes Yes
Multi Currency Bank Accounts Available? Yes Yes

Kindly Click Here To Contact Us For Additional information on Company Registration in Ethiopia or to Request for a Quotation.

29
Nov

Company Registration in South Africa

Doing BusinessCompany Registration in South Africa

South Africa at a Glance

South Africa is the Most Sophisticated and Developed Economy In Africa and has some high-class companies in finance, real estate and business services, manufacturing and wholesale and retail trade. South Africa is the ‘gateway to Africa’ for investors due to its comparative sophistication, ease of doing business, continental expertise and ability to act as a base for critical services (e.g. auditing) for doing business on the rest of the continent.

Strategically located at the tip of the African continent, South Africa is a key investment location, both for the market opportunities that lie within its borders and as a gateway to the rest of the continent, a market of about 1- billion people. it is the economic powerhouse of Africa and forms part of the BRICS group of countries with Brazil, Russia, India and China. It has a favorable demographic profile and its rapidly  expanding middle class has growing spending power.

Reasons why Investors prefer to Invest in South Africa Include the following;

  • The country has a wealth of natural resources and gets increasing attention from international markets.
  • World class infrastructure—South Africa is at the forefront of new green technology—creating jobs in the process.
  • Labour costs here are less than half that of European countries.
  • Healthy legal environment for business
  • South Africa has a large labour force consisting of skilled, semi-skilled and unskilled labor
  • South Africa has some of the most modern transport systems in Africa.

The Tax Regime in South Africa is Quite Straight forward with the Tax rate for personal Income ranging from 18 to 36 %, Corporation Tax is at 28% and Vat at 15%.

For over 1 decade now, East Africa Business Consultants Has assisted many clients with the following Key Company Set Up Services in South Africa;

  • Company registration in South Africa
  • Government Licenses Processing
  • Business Bank Account Opening
  • HR Recruitment and Management
  • Work Permit Processing
  • Apartment/Office/Warehouse Sourcing.

Company Registration in South Africa Summary Table

Entity Subsidiary Company Branch Company
How Long does the Company registration process Take? 15 Days 15 Days
How long Does it take to Open Bank Account?  5 Days 5 Days
After how Long can you Invoice and Hire  20 Days 20 Days
Minimum Number of Directors and Shareholders  2  –
Foreigner Can own the Company 100% Yes Yes
Can the entity hire expatriate staff Yes Yes
Tax Identification Registration required Yes Yes
Access to South Africa double Tax treaties Yes Yes
Can bid for Government Contracts? Yes Yes
Can Secure Trade Finance? Yes Yes
Can Secure an Import and Export Licence? Yes Yes
Can Easily Convert into a PLC? Yes No
Can Secure Work permits for foreign Employees and Directors? Yes Yes
Multi Currency Bank Accounts Available? Yes Yes

Kindly Click Here To Contact Us For Additional information on Company Registration in South Africa or to Request for a Quotation.

 

29
Nov

Company Registration in Mozambique

Doing BusinessCompany Registration in Mozambique

Mozambique at a Glance

Mozambique Has Been one of the ‘Fastest-Growing Economies’ in Africa an has outperformed both regional and Global Growth averages. Mozambique is rich with Oil & Gas Reserves and a Growing Tourism Sector that have been attracting a lot of Foreign Investments.

Over the years Mozambique has attracted Many multinational Companies including Barclays, AON, ERM, Diageo, Associated British Foods, Gemfields, Baobab and Aggreko.

Reasons for the rise in Foreign Direct Investments Include the following;

  • The Economy has a high Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate, low inflation and a relatively stable currency
  • It has vast mineral and hydrocarbon deposits attracting large amounts of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)
  • It is geographically well positioned to export to Asian markets

Mozambique is Majorly Imports Refined petroleum, Aluminium Oxide, Chromium ore, Electricity, and Ferroalloys and the Major Import destinations Include China, India, South Africa, Portugal, France, Australia, United States, Argentina and Brazil.
Mozambique’s Major Exports Include Raw Aluminium, Coal Briquettes, Raw Tobacco, Rough Wood and Electricity and the Major Export Destinations include; Italy, Spain, Germany, China, India, United States, Brazil and Zimbabwe.

The Tax Regime in Mozambique is Quite Straight forward with the Tax rate for personal Income ranging from 10 to 32 %, Corporation Tax is at 32 % and Vat at 17 %.

For over 1 decade now, East Africa Business Consultants Has assisted many clients with the following Key Company Set Up Services in Mozambique;

  • Company registration in Mozambique
  • Government Licenses Processing
  • Business Bank Account Opening
  • HR Recruitment and Management
  • Work Permit Processing
  • Apartment/Office/Warehouse Sourcing.

Company Registration in Mozambique Summary Table

Entity Subsidiary Company Branch Company
How Long does the Company registration process Take? 10 Days 10 Days
How long Does it take to Open Bank Account?  5 Days 5 Days
After how Long can you Invoice and Hire  15 Days 15 Days
Minimum Number of Directors and Shareholders  2  –
Foreigner Can own the Company 100% Yes Yes
Can the entity hire expatriate staff Yes Yes
Tax Identification Registration required Yes Yes
Access to Mozambique double Tax treaties Yes Yes
Can bid for Government Contracts? Yes Yes
Can Secure Trade Finance? Yes Yes
Can Secure an Import and Export Licence? Yes Yes
Can Easily Convert into a PLC? Yes No
Can Secure Work permits for foreign Employees and Directors? Yes Yes
Multi Currency Bank Accounts Available? Yes Yes

Kindly Click Here To Contact Us For Additional information on Company Registration in Mozambique or to Request for a Quotation.

27
Nov

Company registration in Ghana

Doing BusinessCompany Registration in Ghana

Ghana at a Glance

Did you Know that Ghana is the Most Politically Stable Country in West Africa? It is also a Country with a Large potential, Immense Business Opportunities, Numerous natural resources, a fast expanding economy and a growing middle class, it is also well known for the exceptional hospitality of  its inhabitants.

Ghana’s Top Export include Crude petroleum, Gold, Cocoa Beans, Cocoa paste, Cocoa butter, and the top export destinations include; Switzerland, China,France,India,and the Netherlands
Ghana’s top Import Include Cars, Delivery Trucks, Refined Petroleum, Cement and Non Fillet Frozen Fish and The Top Import Destinations include China, United Kingdom, United States, India, Belgium and Luxembourg.

Key Investment Opportunities in Ghana are in the following areas;

  • Road and Bridge Construction
  • Investing in the Railway sector
  • Establishment of training schools for skills enhancement
  • Public-Private Partnership for the supply of Agriculture equipment
  • Construction of small-scale Dams, Irrigation facilities, and boreholes
  • Establishment of storage facilities for agricultural produce
  • Construction of 10,000 housing units under affordable housing program

The Tax Regime in Ghana is Quite Straight forward with the Tax rate for personal Income ranging from 0 to 25 %, Corporation Tax is at 25% and Vat at 15%.

For over 1 decade now, East Africa Business Consultants Has assisted many clients with the following Key Company Set Up Services in Ghana;

  • Company registration in Ghana
  • Government Licenses Processing
  • Business Bank Account Opening
  • HR Recruitment and Management
  • Work Permit Processing
  • Apartment/Office/Warehouse Sourcing.

Company Registration in Ghana Summary Table

Entity Subsidiary Company Branch Company
How Long does the Company registration process Take? 10 Days 10 Days
How long Does it take to Open Bank Account?  5 Days 5 Days
After how Long can you Invoice and Hire  15 Days 15 Days
Minimum Number of Directors and Shareholders  2  –
Foreigner Can own the Company 100% Yes Yes
Can the entity hire expatriate staff Yes Yes
Tax Identification Registration required Yes Yes
Access to Ghana double Tax treaties Yes Yes
Can bid for Government Contracts? Yes Yes
Can Secure Trade Finance? Yes Yes
Can Secure an Import and Export Licence? Yes Yes
Can Easily Convert into a PLC? Yes No
Can Secure Work permits for foreign Employees and Directors? Yes Yes
Multi Currency Bank Accounts Available? Yes Yes

Kindly Click Here To Contact Us For Additional information on Company Registration in Ghana or to Request for a Quotation.