Connected for Better: AACSB’s Focus on Positive Societal Impact

World’s largest business education alliance seeks to highlight impactful change TAMPA, Florida, Aug. 4, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — AACSB International (AACSB) announces business education’s renewed commitment and focus on creating positive societal change, demonstrating that business schools are connected for better. AACSB is leading conversations about the role of business schools as a force for good in society, a […]

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New IHME COVID-19 Forecasts for Ethiopia Show Nearly 8,000 People Dying by November 1, But Mask Usage Could Reduce Deaths by 65%

Concern that as nation eases mandates, ‘this vicious virus will spread rapidly throughout the country, especially in Addis Ababa’ SEATTLE, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington is forecasting 7,872 people (with a range of 1,115 to 31,971) will die from COVID-19 in Ethiopia […]

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Africare Commemorates Its 50th Anniversary With Planned Sunset Of All U.S. Operations And Assisting In Standing Up A New “PanAfricare” On The Continent

COMPLETES A STRATEGIC PIVOT TO AFRICA WASHINGTON, Aug. 3, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Crowning an impressive fifty-year legacy of high-impact programming within Africa, the Africare Board of Directors and President & CEO Robert L. Mallett today announced both the planned cessation of Africare operations in the US and the endorsement of a newly created independent entity, […]

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Premium Networks Build Differentiated Competitiveness for Carriers

SHENZHEN, China, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Huawei hosted the “Premium Networks, Better Digital World” session at Better World Summit 2020. During this online session, global carriers, IDC analyst, and Huawei discussed how carriers can differentiate their services and improve networks to ensure businesses thrive. Differentiated networks will be a competitive edge for carriers The […]

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5G + Cloud + AI: Huawei Works with Carriers to Power New ICT Infrastructure

SHENZHEN, China, July 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — At the Better World Summit 2020, Huawei announced that it will continuously work with global carriers to build new ICT infrastructure that runs on innovative 5G, cloud, and AI technologies to enable intelligent transformation across numerous industries. China Telecom shared how they develop differentiated 5G + cloud + […]

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All-round Efforts Paying Off: Zoomlion’s Earth-moving Machinery Reports Surging Sales by 800% YoY in the First Half-year of 2020

CHANGSHA, China, July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Zoomlion Heavy Industry Science & Technology Co., Ltd. (Zoomlion) has recorded over 800% increase in its sales volume of excavator machinery category year-on-year in the first six months of 2020, according to statistics released by the China Construction Machinery Industry Association. As one of the sectors that Zoomlion has vigorously […]

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Lifesaving medical device for postpartum hemorrhage receives regulatory approval in Ghana and Kenya

Made in Africa: The first low-cost, fully assembled uterine balloon tamponade device to help protect women from the leading cause of maternal death SEATTLE, July 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Global health nonprofit PATH and Sinapi Biomedical, South Africa, announced today that the Sinapi Ellavi uterine balloon tamponade has received regulatory approval from the Ghana Food and […]

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CCECC Holds ‘Cloud Open Day’ on Lagos-Ibadan Railway Project

LAGOS, Nigeria, July 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — An open day event was held by China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation (CCECC), which is affiliated with China Railway Construction Corporation Limited (CRCC), on July 24 to brief international audiences on the progress of the Lagos-Ibadan Railway project and the life of workers there from a 360-degree multifaceted […]

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Kewaunee Scientific Corporation Accelerates Growth in The Middle East & Africa Market by establishing a Local Entity in Saudi Arabia

TATESVILLE, North Carolina, July 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Kewaunee Scientific Corporation (NASDAQ: KEQU), a recognized leader in the design, manufacture, and installation of laboratory, healthcare, and technical furniture products since 1906, today announced it has received the necessary approvals to establish a Technical Service Organization within the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.  Kewaunee Scientific Saudia Co., established […]

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Nobu Hospitality Announces Nobu Hotel and Restaurant Marrakech

The Brand’s First Nobu Hotel in Africa NEW YORK, July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Global lifestyle brand Nobu Hospitality, founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, is delighted to announce its continuing global expansion into Marrakech, Morocco. Nobu Hotel and Restaurant Marrakech is a collaboration between Hivernage Collection, MC Hotels, (the owners of the […]

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Nigeria’s First Commercial Undergrid Minigrid Project Successfully Powering Mokoloki Community

MOKOLOKI, Nigeria, July 21, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — RMI, IBEDC, and Nayo Tech, with support from the Nigerian Rural Electrification Agency (REA), joined forces to accelerate the commercial deployment of undergrid minigrid technology. The Mokoloki project demonstrates a financially viable business model that could provide electricity access to millions living in underserved rural communities throughout Nigeria. […]

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