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Last Flight to Abuja

Last Flight to Abuja the blockbuster airplane disaster thriller from multi award winning Nollywood filmmaker

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Eurochannel picks EUTELSAT 16A to extend reach in sub-Saharan Africa

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Regional Manager Gulf, Google: “Mobile search is becoming increasingly crucial”

Mohamad Mourad, Regional Manager Gulf, Google is delivering a keynote of the opening day of the Broadband MEA conference, taking place on the 19th-20th March 2013 at the JW Marriott Marquis Hotel, Dubai, UAE. Ahead of the show we speak to him about his role and what opportunities he sees for Google in the region. read more

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GT BANK TO SUPPORT AFRICAN METROPOLIS

Project will highlight young directing talent in seven African nations read more

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ROTOCON to Exhibit ROTOCONTROL RSC Finishing Machine at Propak Africa 2013

The exhibition will be held 12-15 March 2013 at the Expo Centre, Nasrec, in Johannesburg.

 

ROTOCONTROL designs and manufactures leading edge finishing machines for inspection, slitting, rewinding, die cutting, overprinting, digital labels and booklet labels for converters in the narrow web industry. Available globally, ROTOCONTROL offers machines from smaller basic rewinders to feature-rich, sophisticated models with multiple options featuring S-Drive Servo Technology enabling maximum web control for the most delicate film and foil materials. read more

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South Africa’s Somali refugee child stars fly to the Oscars

After narrowly winning a race against time to get extended refugee status, passports and visas, brothers Harun and Ali Mohammed are flying from Cape Town to Hollywood today for Sunday’s Academy Awards, where their film Asad will compete in the Best Short Film category. read more

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Global Solid State Thin Film Battery Market Will Reach $6 Billion by 2019

New Market Research Report Added in MarketResearchReports.Biz Reports Database Solid State Thin Film Battery: Market Shares, Strategies, and Forecasts, Worldwide, Nanotechnology, 2013 to 2019. (PR.com)– WinterGreen Research announces that it has a new study on Solid State Thin Film Battery, Market Shares and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013-2019. The 2013 study has 344 pages, 151 tables and figures.

Batteries are changing. Solid state batteries permit units to be miniaturized, standalone, and portable. Solid-state batteries have advantages in power and density: low-power draw and high-energy density. They have limitations in that there is difficulty getting high currents across solid-solid interfaces. read more

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Design Indaba FilmFest 2013 is on

Design Indaba FilmFest 2013 will once again treat Cape Town audiences to a world-class feature and documentary film festival highlighting the power of creativity, DI has promised. read more

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All-Somali refugee cast carries Asad to Oscar nomination for Best Narrative Short

 

Asad is a short film written and directed by famed commercial director Bryan Buckley of Hungry Man Films. The film received an Academy Award nomination on 10 January 2013, landing it one step closer to film’s highest honor: an Oscar. read more

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Frost & Sullivan Lauds Peninsula Drums for Achieving Excellence in Product Differentiation

Company pioneers local production of conical drums, distinguishing it from the competition read more

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Wesgro to market Cape Films

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa

 

The Western Cape Trade and Investment Agency, Wesgro, has been announced as the official Cape’s Film Destination Marketing Agency. read more

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WaterAid’s findings are important guideposts for leaders in all sectors of society

 

By Thandisizwe Mgudlwa

 

WaterAid has revealed that at least 70% of African women lack a safe toilet increasing their risk of illness, shame, harassment and violence. read more

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Restless City wins at Colours of the Nile International Film Festival

 

Andrew Dosunmu’s Restless City was named Best Long Feature Film at the inaugural Colours of the Nile Film Festival, which ran in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 7-11 November 2012. The Nigerian film also won Best Cinematography. read more

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Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association holds outstanding meeting on Supply and Demand Forecasts for Solar

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — The Solar Engineering & Manufacturing Association (SEMA) held an informative solar forecast meeting hosted by Stion Corporation, a leading manufacturer of high efficiency thin film solar panels on October 30. read more

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