Daily Archives: April 23, 2014

The Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) Transfroms its Brand Identity

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IMF Executive Board Concludes 2014 Article IV Consultation with Mauritius

PORT-LOUIS, Mauritius, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ On April, 21, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation1 with Mauritius.
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Prendre en compte l’impact potentiel du changement climatique dans la production agricole / La FAO aux Assises de l’agriculture salue le Maroc pour la réalisation de l’OMD 1 et signe un accord de coopération Sud-Sud

ROME, Italie, 23 avril 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ Les pays doivent s’orienter vers des systèmes alimentaires plus durables en renforçant les mesures d’atténuation et d’adaptation aux effets du changement climatique, a déclaré le Directeur général de la FAO José Graziano da Silva, en prenant la parole aux 7èmes Assises de l’agriculture du Maroc.
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Climate change’s potential impact must figure in food production efforts / FAO at agriculture forum lauds Morocco for achieving MDG 1, signs South-South Cooperation accord

ROME, Italy, April 23, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ Countries need to shift to more sustainable food systems, stepping up action to mitigate and adapt to the effects of climate change, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva told participants at the seventh Forum on Agriculture in the Kingdom of Morocco.
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Africa needs accessible high quality solutions

Since its acquisition of iWayAfrica and Africa Online, pan African telecoms operator, Gondwana International Networks has focused on the development of its terrestrial and satellite network products and solutions.  According to CEO, Mathew Welthagen, Africa is in desperate need of high-end, quality communication solutions that are easily accessible: “There are still too many people unable to connect and it is up to companies such as ours to develop first-world solutions that meet these needs.” read more

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Jovago expands to South Sudan

Lagos, Nigeria, 23rd April, 2014 – Following Jovago’s success in countries such as Nigeria, Kenya and Senegal, the online booking portal founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH) now announces its expansion into South Sudan, in order to bring easy and transparent hotel booking to an even wider audience across the continent. read more

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Samsung and Hellofood partnership: food delivery app available on all Galaxy S5 devices in Nigeria

Lagos, Nigeria, 23rd April 2014 – Online food ordering service Hellofood.com, which is founded by Africa Internet Holding (AIH), announced a partnership with Samsung at the launch of the new Samsung Galaxy S5 in Lagos. As part of the Galaxy Gift Package, Hellofood has been selected as one of six apps that will be pre-installed on all Galaxy S5 devices for its users. read more

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