Daily Archives: March 17, 2014

Dynamic Spectrum Alliance Submits First Filing to Support FCC Spectrum Sharing Proposals

Beaverton, Ore., USA 17 March 2014: The Dynamic Spectrum Alliance has today submitted its first filing to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in support of its efforts to increase dynamic access to unused radio frequencies in the 600 MHz, 3.5 GHz, and 5 GHz bands, which will lead to more wireless bandwidth and reduced costs for consumers. This comes as consumer demand for wireless voice, video, and data applications continues to grow unabated. read more

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EU adopts strategy on the Gulf of Guinea

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, March 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ The Council today adopted an EU strategy on the Gulf of Guinea to support the efforts of the region and its coastal states to address the many challenges of maritime insecurity and organised crime.
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The European Union confirms new support for trade in West Africa

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, March 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ European Commissioners Andris Piebalgs, for Development policy, and Karel De Gucht, for Trade policy, welcome today’s Foreign Affairs Council conclusions confirming new EU support of at least €6.5 billion for the Economic Partnership Agreement Development Program (PAPED) for West Africa1 during the period 2015-2020. The funds will greatly enhance trade and investment flows to West African countries, thus contributing to their development, sustainable growth and poverty reduction.
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Council conclusions on West Africa’s EPA Development Programme (PAPED)

BRUSSELS, Kingdom of Belgium, March 17, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ The Council adopted the following conclusions:
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Eritrea: Global Ties and Diplomacy

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The Howard G. Buffett Foundation, Nature Conservation Trust and SANParks Announce Historic R255 Million Commitment to Combat Poaching, Conflict in Africa

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Le Rwanda figure parmi les premiers au classement de l’indice de développement du commerce de détail en Afrique

Un rapport révolutionnaire met en lumière le commerce de détail en Afrique
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Rwanda Tops First African Retail Development Index

Ground breaking Report Sheds Light on Retail in Africa
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MITSUMI Distribution scoops Africa Distributor of the Year award at the ‘EMEA Channel Academy: 2014 Awards’

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Kaymu launches its Seller Referral Scheme and Pathway

Lagos, Nigeria – Today, Kaymu (www.kaymu.com.ng), Nigeria’s leading online marketplace launched its ‘Seller Referral Scheme’ and ‘Seller Pathway’ programmes. This enables Kaymu’s users to earn money without selling any products and sellers to increase their performance. read more

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