Daily Archives: March 4, 2015

Generation 2020 Moving Our South Africa Forward [document]

This year our democracy is turning twenty-one. In many of our cultures, the age of 16 and 21 are synonymous with the coming of age. A young person goes through the rites

Flip Flop Shops® Partners With OluKai to Offer Shoppers the Opportunity to Win a First Class Hawaiian Airlines Vacation (PR Newswire)

OluKai’s “Anywhere Aloha” sweepstakes celebrates the spirit of Hawaii far and wide; visit Flip Flop Shops throughout the month of March and enter to win island trip for two ATLANTA, March 4,

Official Launch and Commentary on The U.S. – Cuba Cooperative Working Group and release of Cuba Cooperative Report (PR Newswire)

WASHINGTON, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — A press conference to announce the formal launch of the U.S. Cuba Cooperative Working Group, a national-level, multi-sectoral U.S. cooperative leadership group representing consumer, purchasing, worker,

Malaysian International Furniture Fair 2015 Turns Up the Heat to Kick off Asian Season (PR Newswire)

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, March 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Buyers flocked to Southeast Asia’s leading furniture fair when the 21 st Malaysian International Furniture Fair (MIFF) opened Tuesday to kick off the buying

CorMedix Inc. Provides Multiple Strategic Business Updates (PR Newswire)

-CorMedix Inc. Engages Evercore as Financial Advisor to Explore Strategic Alternatives to Maximize Shareholder Value–Elliott Management Provides Backstop Financing Commitment and Granted Right to Appoint Two Incremental Board Members–CorMedix Notified of Compliance

Lesotho election results reveal no outright winner (Al Jazeera)

Incumbent PM’s party wins 40 constituencies, falling short of the 60 plus one needed for forming independent government. The final results of Lesotho’s general elections have revealed no outright winner as the

New Tool Can Help Identify Nations Vulnerable to Ebola

Public health experts can identify nations that are vulnerable to the occurrence and impact of future outbreaks of Ebola or other emergencies by using a screening tool that evaluates a nation’s strengths

Consumer News – a Bird in Hand Is Worth Two in the Bush [column]

THIS week I must start my column with feedback from last week when I wrote about the chickens supplied by Namibian Poultry Industries. The company contacted me through their marketing company and

Keynote Address By UN Under-Secretary-General and UNEP Executive Director Achim Steiner At the Opening of the 15th Session of the African Ministerial Conference On the Environment (amcen) [document]

The only insurance against climate change impacts is ambitious global mitigation action in the long-run combined with large-scale, rapidly increasing and predictable funding for adaptation. Cairo, 4 March 2015 Your Excellency Mr.

Honeywell Group to List Subsidiaries on NSE

There are indications that Honeywell group may to invest 150 billion naira ($750 m) over the next three years to fund growth across its businesses and also list one or two subsidiaries

The second disease ever eradicated (Daily Trust (Nigeria))

Only 126 cases of Guinea worm remain before the parasite disappears from humanity entirely. For the past 30 years, Jimmy Carter has waged war on the Guinea worm, a parasite that infects

Hitman Tops Independence Bonanza Bill

Paulus “The Hitman” Moses will be the main attraction at the Independence Boxing Bonanza on 20 March when he takes on the undefeated hard-hitting Paraguayan, Carlos Portillo in defence of his WBO