Tag Archives: Africa

Bill and Melinda Gates Host Inaugural ‘Goalkeepers’ Event to Engage a New Generation of Leaders in the Fight Against Poverty and Disease

Prime Minister Trudeau and President Obama join other leaders from business, technology, media and entertainment to help speed progress toward the ‘Global Goals’

NEW YORK, Sept. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, …

Cision Adds EMEAI President to Leadership Team to Drive International Focus

Abe Smith brings expertise in international expansion for U.S.-based tech companies

CHICAGO, Sept. 6, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, Cision (NYSE: CISN) is pleased to announce the appointment of Abe Smith to President, EMEAI. As a …

TEDGlobal 2017 Conference Opens in Tanzania

Ten years on, TEDGlobal returns to Africa with live event featuring 45+ talks, interviews and performances

ARUSHA, Tanzania, Aug. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — TED, the nonprofit devoted to Ideas Worth Spreading, opens its TEDGlobal 2017 …

PRB Projects 2050 World Population at 9.8 Billion

Youth Population to Reach 1.4 Billion

WASHINGTON, Aug. 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The world population will reach 9.8 billion in 2050, up 31 percent from an estimated 7.5 billion now, according to projections included …

Spreadtrum Launches Complete Lines of High-Performance LTE SoC Platforms for the Global Mainstream Consumer Market

SHENZHEN, China, Aug 15, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — On August 15 Beijing time, Spreadtrum successfully held its 2017 Global Partners Conference, “Infinite Chip, Infinite Intelligence”, in Shenzhen. Intel, China Mobile, China Unicom, China Telecom, Reliance, Vodafone, …

One Thousand Young African Leaders Convene in Washington to Collaborate on Leadership and Skill Building

WASHINGTON, Aug. 8, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — One thousand young African leaders gathered in Washington, D.C., last week for the 2017 Mandela Washington Fellowship Summit. Representing 48 countries in Sub-Saharan Africa, the diverse group of …

Gilbert Chagoury Announces US Government Settles Chagoury Lawsuit

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The US Government has agreed to settle Gilbert Chagoury’s pending lawsuit.  Mr. Chagoury filed the lawsuit in the US District Court for the District of Columbia in September of …