Daily Archives: February 21, 2013

Paperight wins international award and puts local publishing on the map

A Cape-based start-up company has made history. read more

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Fedena educational model to improve schooling administration and management

Fedena is an enterprise software solution for schools, colleges and universities. The basic version of Fedena is available as free and open source. Why Fedena (2 minute video) – http://www.youtube.com/watch?&v=_b-20tmxDMc What is so great about Fedena (Quora answer) – http://www.quora.com/Fedena/What-is-so-great-about-Fedena NASSCOM Article- http://nasscom-emerge.groupsite.com/post/educating-the-world  

Foradian won three awards in 2012 for innovation in business model and product – Emerge 10 by NASSCOM, MIT TR35 by TechnologyReview and Edustars by Accel Partners. read more

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A.M. Best Special Report: Thailand’s Flood-Stricken Non-Life Sector Moves Into New Regulatory Era

Founded in 1899, A.M. Best Company is the world’s oldest and most authoritative insurance rating and information source. read more

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Togo: la liberté de presse en danger

L’Assemblée nationale togolaise  a adopté  ce matin  une   loi  liberticide  sous  haute surveillance  des forces  de  sécurité. La loi en question concerne la Haute  autorité de l’audiovisuel et de la Communication (HAAC), institution  de régulation  des médias au Togo.  La modification consiste entre autres à accorder plus de pouvoir à cette structure et l’autorise à retirer les fréquences et récépissés des médias  sans recourir à une décision de justice. read more

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Russian Railways Logistics Starts Vehicle Delivery from China to Russia

JSC Russian Railways Logistics was founded in 2010 for the purpose of development of logistics business within “Russian Railways” Holding. In cooperation with Russian Railways subsidiaries and leading global transportation companies RZD logistics offers high-quality delivery solutions for its customers all over the world. read more

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For any individual the most difficult and negative thing, which unfortunately may happen, is the loss of the beloved ones. Complications may occur in the business as well; however, people may overcome them as these issues are just the facts of reality

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IMF Concludes Staff Visit to Guinea-Bissau

BISSAU, Guinea Bissau, February 21, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission led by Mr. Mauricio Villafuerte visited Bissau during February 13-19, 2013. The mission met with the interim government’s authorities, including Prime Minister Rui Barros, Minister of Finance Abubacar Dahaba and Minister of Economy Jose Biai. The mission also met with National Director of the Banque Centrale des Etats de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (BCEAO) Joao Fadia and development partners. At the conclusion of the visit, the mission issued the following statement. read more

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Country presentation Somalia – Italy can play a leading role in economic regeneration, says Terzi

ROME, Italy, February 21, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ Italy can play a leading role in the economic growth of Somalia, which has at last emerged from an arduous transition after 20 years of civil war. The point was underscored by Foreign Minister Giulio Terzi as he opened the country presentation on Somalia at the Farnesina. The presentation illustrated investment opportunities in the country to members of the Italian business, academic and institutional communities. read more

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IT LEADERS AFRICA SUMMIT ANNOUNCES LEAD SPONSOR – WIPRO

IT Leaders Africa Summit, the highly anticipated, premier gathering of business and IT leaders across all industries in Southern Africa, to be held at the Maslow Hotel in Sandton from 14 to 15 March 2013, is proud to announce its world-renowned lead sponsor; Wipro Technologies (Wipro). read more

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Internet mobile / Internet haut débit en Afrique : Nouveaux vecteurs de croissance ?

L’African Business Club en partenariat avec Orange organise le Jeudi 28 Février 2013 une conférence-débat sur le thème : read more

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Technology for Technicians: 2013 Trends

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Green energy efficient power solutions needed to reach the Next Billion mobile phone users – will ‘save the planet’ as well

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“The challenge is that it is often difficult to quantify Smart Grid investments’ benefit to the economy”

Exclusive interview with Dieter Gutschow, Managing Consultant, Eon Consulting, South Africa, who along with a senior Eskom representative will present a presentation on:  “Quantifying the benefit of different smart grid technologies for overhead lines” during the Smart Grids/T&D track at African Utility Week. read more

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MTN customers usher in the 2013 in a big way

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