Archive for December 5th, 2018

nChain Unveils Ground-breaking Metanet Project to Power the Internet on Bitcoin SV Blockchain

| December 5, 2018

LONDON, Dec. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — nChain, the global leader in blockchain research and development, has revealed its ground-breaking “Metanet” project to power and integrate the Internet through the Bitcoin blockchain.   Using intellectual property it has created, nChain will develop …

Continue Reading

Agricultural Transformation Initiative Hosts First Annual Summit with Key Stakeholders in Malawi to Discuss Economic Diversification on December 4 and 5

| December 5, 2018

Agricultural Transformation Summit to address challenges facing smallholder tobacco farmers as a result of reduced global demand for tobacco

LILONGWE, Malawi, Dec. 4, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The Agricultural Transformation Initiative (ATI) is co-hosting the first annual Agricultural Transformation Summit with …

Continue Reading

Report: Greenhouse Gas Emissions to Set Record

| December 5, 2018

Emissions of planet-warming gases will hit an all-time high this year, according to a new report.

The figures are the latest indication of how far the world is from meeting the goal set out in Paris in 2015 to avoid …

Continue Reading

Wave of Sexual Assaults on South Sudanese Women, Girls Condemned

| December 5, 2018

The head of the U.N. mission in South Sudan has condemned a recent wave of rapes and sexual assaults on women and girls near the town of Bentiu.

"These attacks on vulnerable civilians are absolutely abhorrent and must stop. The …

Continue Reading