SANY’s business performance of 2018 hits the best record in history

CHANGSHA, China, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — SANY Heavy Industry (hereinafter referred to as SANY) released the annual report of 2018, saying that the enterprise achieved annual sales revenue of 55.822 billion yuan (8.329 billion USD), year-on-year growth of 45.61 per cent; the net profit attributable to shareholders of the listed company reached 913 million […]

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Defining the essence of future, DIGIX HUAWEI Global Smartphone Theme Design Competition Officially Launched

SHENZHEN, China, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — DIGIX HUAWEI Global Smartphone Theme Design Competition was formally launched on April 11th, inviting exceptional designers and art enthusiasts from all over the globe to send in their thematic interface designs, including illustrations, animations, and 3D graphics. With the theme of ‘Hello, New Art’, this competition aims to create a fusion […]

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NetDragon Signs Digital Education MOU with Russia’s Global Rus Trade at BRICS Business Council Midterm Meeting

JOHANNESBURG, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — NetDragon Websoft Holdings Limited (HKSE: 0777) (NetDragon), a global leader in building internet communities, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on digital education with the leading Russian B2B-platform for cross-border e-commerce, Global Rus Trade, at the BRICS Business Council Midterm Meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa. Held from April 3 […]

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Aireon(SM) System Goes Live – Trial Operations Begin Over The North Atlantic Marking New Chapter In Aviation History

For the first time, air traffic controllers now have real-time data on the position of planes anywhere in the world, including previously un-surveilled airspace MCLEAN, Virginia and LONDON, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Effective today, Aireon, the first ever real-time, global air traffic surveillance system, is fully operational and in trial use over the North Atlantic. […]

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The Last Major North American City Without Ride-hailing Just Found its Solution with Kater

Vancouver-based technology company, Kater, launched the beta phase for the city’s first ride-hailing app on March 30 VANCOUVER, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kater Technologies Inc. launched the beta phase for Vancouver’s first ride-hailing app on March 30. The app connects users with safe, predictable and reliable rides-on-demand using their smartphones. Kater will launch its full fleet […]

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Sir James Dutton Appointed Bechtel Regional President for Africa

Former Gabon infrastructure project director and British governor of Gibraltar will guide Bechtel’s continued commitment to expanding economic growth on the continent RESTON, Virginia, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bechtel has appointed Sir James Dutton, a former United Kingdom governor of Gibraltar and retired officer in the British Royal Marines, regional president for Africa. Dutton returns […]

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Lumitel’s profit increases by more than 200 percent as the company becomes the most popular telco in Burundi

GITEGA, Burundi, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Lumitel, Viettel Group’s brand in the Republic of Burundi, celebrated its 4th anniversary in the market with a 225 percent profit growth in 2018, marking a pre-tax profit of over USD$7.3 million. Last year alone, the brand saw an increase of 278,000 subscribers — the highest number in the past three years. This […]

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Viettel becomes the only telecommunications provider to recover services in Mozambique following Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai

MAPUTO, Mozambique, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Movitel, a Viettel brand, has become the first and only telecommunications provider to generally recover its services in Mozambique following the devastating Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai, which wreaked havoc in the country, killing thousands and caused extensive damage in the affected areas. Movitel’s full services are expected to […]

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Viettel becomes the only telecommunications provider to recover services in Mozambique following Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai

MAPUTO, Mozambique, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Movitel, a Viettel brand, has become the first and only telecommunications provider to generally recover its services in Mozambique following the devastating Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai, which wreaked havoc in the country, killing thousands and caused extensive damage in the affected areas. Movitel’s full services are expected to […]

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LMG: United Nations report into DRC election violence highlights role of former Governor of Mai-Ndombe Province Gentiny Ngobila

NEW YORK, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The United Nations Human Rights Commission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently released a report concerning election violence in the City of Yumbi Within the Mai-Ndombe province. i The UN investigation team was able to verify that at least 535 men, women and children died and […]

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LMG: United Nations report into DRC election violence highlights role of former Governor of Mai-Ndombe Province Gentiny Ngobila

NEW YORK, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The United Nations Human Rights Commission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently released a report concerning election violence in the City of Yumbi Within the Mai-Ndombe province. i The UN investigation team was able to verify that at least 535 men, women and children died and […]

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African Government Leaders to Discuss Emerging Hemp Industry at InterCannAlliance Symposium

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — New Frontier Data, the authority in data analytics and business intelligence on the global cannabis industry, will hold Africa’s premier hemp and cannabis conference, The InterCannAlliance (ICA) Africa Symposium, in May 2019 in Victoria Falls. New Frontier Data recently presented preliminary findings to the Zimbabwean government while working […]

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African Government Leaders to Discuss Emerging Hemp Industry at InterCannAlliance Symposium

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — New Frontier Data, the authority in data analytics and business intelligence on the global cannabis industry, will hold Africa’s premier hemp and cannabis conference, The InterCannAlliance (ICA) Africa Symposium, in May 2019 in Victoria Falls. New Frontier Data recently presented preliminary findings to the Zimbabwean government while working […]

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MobiFone Enters $3.5-Trillion App Economy with mobifoneGo

Leading Vietnamese Carrier Launches New Content Services Using Syntonic’s Revenue Generation Platform HANOI, Vietnam, March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Syntonic, a leading mobile technologies and services provider, today announced that MobiFone Telecommunications Corporation (“MobiFone”), one of the leading mobile operators in Vietnam, has launched its new mobifoneGo service, built entirely on Syntonic’s Revenue Generation Platform to […]

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As Worldwide Smoking Rates Fall, Africa’s Shoot Up — With Deadly Consequences

Public health experts visit Malawi and Kenya, arguing that Africans must have access to lower-risk alternatives to smoking LONDON, March 18, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Smoking tobacco results in the world’s deadliest preventable diseases, ending the lives of half of all smokers prematurely. By the end of the century, the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates that one […]

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High Powerful Cryptocurrency Miners Released

LUXEMBOURG / ACCESSWIRE / March 15, 2019 / OnMiners S.A (www.OnMiners.com) is pleased to announce the official launch of their powerful endothermic cryptocurrency mining rigs with features to take the global crypto mining space by storm. The company informs that their just launched multi-algorithm miners offer the biggest hash rates available in the market, while minimizing […]

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KT Showcases Innovative Sustainable Solutions at UNEA

KT Presents Solutions for Big Data at UNEA in Nairobi to 193 Countries Shows Innovative Air Map Korea, Platform for Monitoring Air Quality Forms Global Partnerships with UNEP, Public and Private Organizations SEOUL, South Korea, March 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — KT Corporation (KRX: 030200; NYSE: KT) , Korea’s largest telecommunications company, proposed big data-based solutions […]

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Lions Sight First Eye Hospital Honored for Championing Global Health Work with Golisano Global Health Leadership Award

Honoree Announced at Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, March 13, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Golisano Foundation and Special Olympics honored Lions Sight First Eye Hospital for bringing essential health care services to the most marginalized people on earth, those with intellectual disabilities (ID). The Golisano Global Health Leadership Award, […]

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Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, Azito Energie SA, has signed an amended Concession Agreement with the Government of Côte d’Ivoire to add 250 MW to the existing Azito […]

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Daily Mail GH partners with Asianet-Pakistan for global distribution of editorial content

Daily Mail GH, the premier source of news from Ghana, has signed a partnership agreement with Asianet-Pakistan, one of the oldest content distribution companies in the world. Currently distributing over 300 leading newspapers, news agencies, magazines and journals from 25 countries around the world, Asianet-Pakistan will facilitate the global syndication of Daily Mail GH’s rich […]

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YPO Names Elizabeth Zucker 2019-2020 Chairman

DALLAS, March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, YPO, the premier chief executive leadership organization in the world, announced the election of Elizabeth Zucker to YPO’s highest elected office, the 2019-2020 chairman of the YPO Board of Directors. Zucker is the 68th member to hold this office and will succeed current YPO Chairman Pascal Gerken. She will […]

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Kerui Petroleum Won a Contract to Supply Geothermal Drilling Rigs and Related Service Orders in Ethiopia

BEIJING, Feb. 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — On February 23rd, Kerui Petroleum, along with a geothermal exploration company in East Africa, successfully signed a geothermal exploration contract with the Ethiopia electric power. The contract value is more than USD 80 million. The project is Ethiopia’s first geothermal energy exploration project and the largest one in the geothermal […]

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JAC Motors Broadens Reach In Africa, Expands Presence to 28 Countries In 2018

HEFEI, China, Feb. 21, 2019 /PR Newswire/  — Anhui Jianghuai Automobile Group Corp., Ltd. (JAC Motors), China’s leading automobile and commercial vehicle manufacturer, has announced the results of its expansion program in Africa in 2018, declaring that it has established a presence in 28 countries across the continent. Spurred on by China’s Belt and Road […]

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