Hilton Launches Africa Growth Initiative

DT Kigali City Centre

Initiative expected to add 100 properties to its portfolio over the next five years read more

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Practical Help for the Most Defenseless People

Small children in this big world depend upon parents to teach them, guide them, and protect them. However, many children in the United States and around the world do not have this privilege due to a myriad of circumstances illness, accidents, murder, and war, as well as migrant parents who travel for work and leave children behind. Orphans and left-behind children have no advocates unless caring adults are willing to step in and help them. read more

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Time to buckle up: Why the possibilities of connected cars are endless

By Sven Hammar, CSO, Apica System

From Total Recall to Batman, it’s fair to say that Hollywood loves a good autonomous vehicle. However, this technology is no longer the subject of public imagination. With connected cars already becoming a reality in 2017, and Gartner predicting that 64 million connected cars will be shipped globally in 2020, there is a very real question that remains as to what the potentials of autonomous vehicles are; their strengths, and how we can address their weaknesses. read more

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Wide budget deficit worries Botswana officials

Pascal Raditsebe

GABORONE, BOTSWANA — Botswana government says it is concerned that the widening budget deficit would make authorities tighten spending supervision next year and beyond, owing largely to slow growth in revenues and higher budgetary requirements by ministries. read more

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Human Rights Report on Civilian Casualties – September 2017

UNSMIL documented 5 deaths and 12 injuries in Sabratha, 5 deaths and 8 injuries in Benghazi, 3 injuries in Derna, 1 death in al-Zawiya, and 1 death in Tobruk read more

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The How to Market and Sell Training Products, Events and Services Workshop will enhance Business Developers and Training Marketers Competencies

Deon Binneman, the international Reputation management consultant and speaker will host and facilitate a How to Market and Sell Training Products, Events and Services Workshop at the Hotel Apollo, Randburg, Ferndale, Johannesburg on the 27th October that will enhance business developers and marketers of training services competencies (Knowledge, skills and attitudes). read more

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The International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) Organizes its First Capacity Building Program to Support the Private Sector in Al Madinah Al Munawara

 On Sunday, October 1st, 2017, and for a period of 5 days, the first series of training courses was launched in Al Madinah Al Munawara, organized by the International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation (ITFC) (ITFC-IDB.org), a member of the Islamic Development Bank Group, in favor of Madina Chamber of Commerce and Industry, in cooperation with The Foreign Trade Training Center (FTTC), Egypt.

The launching was inaugurated by Eng. Hani Salem Sonbol, CEO, ITFC, Mr. Munir bin Mohamed Nasser bin Saad, Chairman of the Madina Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Dr. Adel Al Mahdi, Expert and Representative of FTTC. This event comes in line with the MOU signed, between the Islamic Development Bank Group, and Madina Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Ramadan, 1438H. read more

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Consensus reached on actions for sustainable industrialization in Central Africa

Policymakers, industry captains and other stakeholders made the case for a paradigm shift from a resources for infrastructure model to a resources for Industrialisation (R4Id) model read more

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