Huber Signs Agreement to Acquire Remaining Stake in MAGNIFIN Joint Venture

ATLANTA, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — On May 4, J.M. Huber Corporation (“Huber”) signed a definitive agreement with RHI Magnesita (“RHIM”) to acquire their 50% ownership stake in the companies’ 50/50 joint venture, MAGNIFIN Magnesiaprodukte GmbH & Co. KG (“MAGNIFIN”). This transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2021, pending regulatory […]

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Madison Realty Capital Originates $395 Million Loan for Portfolio of Three Multifamily Projects in Bayonne, Raritan and Linden, NJ and Eight-Acre Land Key to Downtown Newark’s Revitalization

Residential Portfolio Comprised of Four Mid-Rise Buildings with 1,161 Units Nearing Completion; Eight-Acre Newark Project Site Includes Plans to Develop 4,200 Residential Units NEW YORK, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Realty Capital, a fully integrated real estate private equity firm focused on debt and equity investment strategies, today announced it has provided a […]

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InvestorBrandNetwork (IBN) Highlights 2021 Growth Milestones

NEW YORK, May 05, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via InvestorWire — InvestorBrandNetwork (“IBN”), an innovative corporate communications agency and diversified content distributor, today announces significant growth milestones in early 2021. Since launching the first brand of its communications platform in 2006, IBN has consistently attained transformative growth. Today, the IBN Investor Brand Platform boasts a portfolio […]

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COVID-19 in West Africa: regional resource mobilisation and allocation in the first year of the pandemic

INTRODUCTION The world is currently confronted by an acute public health emergency caused by the ongoing COVID-19 global pandemic. The outbreak was first reported in Wuhan, China in December 2019—about a century after the Spanish flu of 1919, has since rapidly spread across the world resulting in infections, morbidity and mortality at scale unknown in recent times. The impact of the pandemic is evident in its evolution and how it is redefining global health emergencies. The pandemic has been described as one of the greatest challenges the world has had…

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WFP appeals for $74m as drought hits southern Africa countries

ANTANANARIVO, May 5 (NNN-AGENCIES) — Humanitarian agencies are raising a new alarm on further shortage of food in southern Africa region after several countries declared drought or below-average rains. On Thursday, the World Food Programme (WFP) listed MADAGASCAR as a new country facing drought. A statement said southern Madagascar has experienced unusual drought conditions, forcing hundreds of thousands of people to the brink of famine. The WFP appealed for $74 million for the next six months to save lives and “prevent a catastrophe”. The UN agency said consecutive years of…

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A call for funding: West and Central Africa needs your support

Key Messages West Africa is facing an unprecedented level of food insecurity – 31 million people are projected to have insufficient food stocks during the upcoming lean season (May – August), a figure which is 28% higher than 2020, which already marked a record-high level of food insecurity. Without an immediate response, millions will face extreme human suffering, in particular those already experiencing acute food insecurity or in hard to reach areas. Strong support is needed now to avoid risks of further instability of the already fragile region. WFP is…

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West and Central Africa: Weekly Regional Humanitarian Snapshot (27 April – 3 May 2021)

CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC RESURGENCE OF CRIMINALITY REDUCING HUMANITARIAN ACCESS Since the withdrawal of armed forces to the Kambakota and Ouogo axes, a resurgence of criminality has been observed, including armed attacks on civilians and health workers. The surge in criminality considerably reduces humanitarian access. Aid agencies do not have access to the Kambakota and Ouogo axes, except for medical evacuations enabled by community health workers. In addition, for the past two years, there have not been any patrols of the UN Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic…

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Zoom Video Communications Divulga Resultados Financeiros do Primeiro Trimestre do Exercício Fiscal de 2022

SAN JOSE, Califórnia, May 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — A Zoom Video Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ: A ZM), fornecedora líder de comunicações corporativas por vídeo sem atrito, divulgará os resultados financeiros do primeiro trimestre do exercício fiscal de 2022 na terça-feira, 1º de junho de 2021, após o fechamento do mercado. Um webinar em vídeo Zoom […]

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