Daily Archives: July 11, 2014
GABORONE, Botswana, July 11, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On July 3, 2014, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation 1 with Botswana and considered and endorsed the staff appraisal without a meeting.2
ROME, Italy, July 11, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — Cereals are still at the core of what people eat, but diets are becoming higher in protein, fats and sugar in many parts of the world as incomes rise and urbanisation increases – Special focus on India Agriculture has to provide not just more food for human consumption, but also raw material for industrial purposes, such as biofuels and animal feed.
L’OCDE et la FAO anticipent une baisse des prix agricoles – Elevage et biocarburants devanceront les productions végétales
ROME, Italie, 11 juillet 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ – Les céréales restent centrales dans l’alimentation humaine mais protéines, matières grasses et sucre occuperont de plus en plus de place dans de nombreuses régions du monde alors que les revenus et le taux d’urbanisation augmentent. Chapitre spécial sur l’Inde.
Statistics from JUMIA Egypt reveal changes in shopping trends before and during Ramadan
Allen & Overy has acted for the lenders on a jumbo USD 1.3bn prepayment facility in favour of Glencore Energy UK Ltd for advance payments for crude oil purchases from the national oil company of the Republic of Chad, Société des Hydrocarbures du Tchad (SHT).
iPAD DRC Oil & Gas Forum to gather industry leaders and operators
Frost & Sullivan Commends Mahindra Comviva’s Unique Digital Music Solution that Manages Mobile Service Providers’ Entire Infotainment Services Portfolio
The company has created outstanding customer value by focusing on innovation, excellence and partnerships
Animus Online Sustainability Magazine met with Tom Albanese. Tom is the Chief Executive Officer at Vedanta Resources Plc and Sesa Sterlite Limited, a subsidiary of Vedanta Resources Plc. Tom was formerly the Chief Executive of Rio Tinto, a global diversified mining company, from May 2007 to January 2013. Tom joined Rio Tinto in 1993 when the company acquired Nerco, where he was Chief Operating Officer. Tom is also on the Board of Directors of Franco Nevada Corporation, a Toronto-based gold-focused royalty and metal streaming company with assets around the world, which he joined in August 2013. Tom holds a Bachelor’s degree in Mineral Economics and a Master’s in Mining Engineering from the University of Alaska. Tom received the ‘Mining Foundation of the Southwest’ 2009 American Mining Hall of Fame Award, for his dedication, knowledge, leadership and inspiration to his peers in the mining industry. In 2009, he joined the Board of Visitors for the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University in North Carolina.