Business and Finance

South Africa: North West Tourism On Botswana Marketing Campaign

The venture by the North West Department of Tourism to market the province in the neighboring Botswana has grown enormously in the past eight years. The Batswana’s have now made the North West their second home as they visit and spend time in the provi…

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South Africa: North West Tourism On Botswana Marketing Campaign

The venture by the North West Department of Tourism to market the province in the neighboring Botswana has grown enormously in the past eight years. The Batswana’s have now made the North West their second home as they visit and spend time in the provi…

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South Africa: North West Tourism On Botswana Marketing Campaign

The venture by the North West Department of Tourism to market the province in the neighboring Botswana has grown enormously in the past eight years. The Batswana’s have now made the North West their second home as they visit and spend time in the provi…

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Governance

Summit Looks to Consolidate Peace in Lesotho

Consolidating peace and security in the kingdom of Lesotho is high on the agenda as Southern African Development Community (SADC) leaders meet Tuesday in Mbabane, Swaziland.Lesotho has witnessed political violence in recent times, including an attempte…

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Summit Looks to Consolidate Peace in Lesotho

Consolidating peace and security in the kingdom of Lesotho is high on the agenda as Southern African Development Community (SADC) leaders meet Tuesday in Mbabane, Swaziland.Lesotho has witnessed political violence in recent times, including an attempte…

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Increasingly Complex Armed Conflicts have dire Impact on Children � UN Envoy

The impact on children of the collective failure to prevent and end conflict is severe, with regions in turmoil and violations against children intensifying in a number of conflicts, the senior United Nations envoy on the subject said today, stressing …

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General

YPO Leaders Share Insights into Building an Optimal Board of Directors

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Aug. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the premier chief executive leadership organization in the world, hosted a live Twitter chat discussing best practices and innovative strategies to create an optimal board of directors. Featured guests included YPO members and experienced board advisors Bernie Tenenbaum (@exprof2), founder and managing partner of Lodestone Global, […]

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Cleobrothers & Company, Inc. opens pharmaceutical office in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil

Biotech company targets South America and Africa as part of global expansion goals COLUMBUS, Ohio, Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cleobrothers & Co., Inc. announced that it has recently opened a sales and marketing office in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil as part of its global expansion plan for promoting and distributing pharmaceuticals and hi-tech medical […]

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Belt and Road Forum to Give Further Support to Chinese Energy Enterprises

YANTAI, China, Aug. 29, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Chinese energy enterprises need repositioning themselves for going out and conducting international cooperation on production capacity, Ian He, CEO of Jereh Group said Thursday at the International Energy Investment & Financing Cooperation Forum held in Yantai, China. Photo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20160827/401907 The forum is organized by China Chamber of […]

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Medical and Health

Meridian Malaria Test Wins Prestigious Innovation Award

illumigene® Malaria Receives 1st Place Award at the Journées Internationales de Biologie /Association des Colloques Nationaux des Biologistes Conference in Paris CINCINNATI, Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) was awarded 1st place for innovation in emergency treatment and point-of-care testing for its illumigene® Malaria test at the 2016 JIB/ACNBH Conference this summer. […]

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Jhpiego Reaches Two Million Men and Youth with Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention

BALTIMORE, July 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — More than 2 million men and youth across sub-Saharan Africa have reduced their lifetime risk of HIV infection by accessing Jhpiego-supported voluntary medical male circumcision (VMMC) services. This milestone represents more than 15 percent of the World Health Organization-estimated 11.7 million VMMCs performed worldwide. Jhpiego, a nonprofit global health […]

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Johnson & Johnson lance un appel aux idées innovantes afin de réduire les infections au VIH en Afrique subsaharienne

Les partenaires DREAMS annoncent un défi de l’innovation de 85 millions $ axé sur les solutions pour les adolescentes et les jeunes femmes NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey, le 18 février 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Aujourd’hui, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE : JNJ) a lancé un appel pour des idées innovantes dans le cadre du défi de l’innovation DREAMS qui est soutenu […]

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Sports

Attendance by Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Shunsuke Takei at the High-Level Side Event TICAD Support for Good Governance in Africa hosted by the United Nations

Mr. Shunsuke Takei, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, who is visiting Nairobi (Kenya) for the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICADVI) Summit attended the High-Level Side Event, TICAD Support for Good Governa…

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Attendance by Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Shunsuke Takei at the High-Level Side Event TICAD Support for Good Governance in Africa hosted by the United Nations

Mr. Shunsuke Takei, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, who is visiting Nairobi (Kenya) for the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICADVI) Summit attended the High-Level Side Event, TICAD Support for Good Governa…

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Attendance by Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs Shunsuke Takei at the High-Level Side Event TICAD Support for Good Governance in Africa hosted by the United Nations

Mr. Shunsuke Takei, Parliamentary Vice-Minister for Foreign Affairs, who is visiting Nairobi (Kenya) for the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICADVI) Summit attended the High-Level Side Event, TICAD Support for Good Governa…

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Technology

Veep commends GAFCSC for shaping military

Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur has commended the Ghana Armed Forces Command and Staff College (GAFCSC) for helping to shape the career of the military.He said the quality of training the college provides to its students has enabled them to excel i…

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Botswana: Close Bogus Universities

The debate on the deteriorating quality of education in Botswana took a new turn last week when academics condemned the proliferation of many private “universities”, which currently stand at seven serving a population of approximately two million peopl…

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COACH SAYS SOUTH AFRICA FOOTBALL TEAM PREPARING FOR 2022 WORLD CUP

Bafana Bafana coach Shakes Mashaba says the South African football team has been hard at work preparing for the 2022 FIFA World Cup.Mashaba made this bold statement after trimming the Ke Yona squad of emeging football talent from 23 to the final 18 man…

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