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UK and Japan collaborate to stop mining in Angola

The collaboration between UK and Japan will help clear Angolan mine fields to support economic development by increasing available agricultural land read more

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JICA to share management best practices with African entrepreneurs during the AFIF 2017 in Nairobi

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Developing World’s Share of Global Investment to Triple by 2030, Says New World Bank Report

Seventeen years from now, half the global stock of capital, totaling $158 trillion (in 2010 dollars), will reside in the developing world, compared to less than one-third today, with countries in East Asia and Latin America accounting for the largest shares of this stock, says the latest edition of the World Bank’s Global Development Horizons (GDH) report, which explores patterns of investment, saving and capital flows as they are likely to evolve over the next two decades. read more

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Developing countries to dominate global saving and investment, but the poor will not necessarily share the benefits, says report

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STORY HIGHLIGHTS
  • Developing world’s share of global investment to triple by 2030
  • China, India will be developing world’s largest investors
  • Boost to education needed so poor can improve their well-being

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Lithium Market Becoming More Reliant on Batteries for Continued Strong Demand Growth

Rise in Consumption and Future Demand Driven by Lithium-ion Batteries read more

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RUSSIA SEEKS GAMBIA’S SUPPORT TO HOST WORLD EXPO 2020

U.S. Ranks First In ‘KPMG Green Tax Index,’ Tops Countries Using Tax Code To Shape Sustainable Corporate Activity

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Industrial Plastics – A Global Market Watch, 2011 – 2016

With a CAGR of 6.8%, global market value for plastics in Industrial application sector is anticipated to be worth US$11.1 billion by 2015. Among the end-use segments, Plasticizers account for the largest share of the entire market, driving a CAGR of 6.2%.

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Mobile 3D Market Growth Driven by 3D-Enabled Smart Phones & Tablets

The report “3D Mobile Market: Global Advancements, Business Models, Technology Roadmap, Forecasts & Analysis (2013 – 2018)” segments the industry by mobile devices, device components, applications, and Geographies. Revenue and shipment market is provided for all the segments as well.

DALLAS, Feb., 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The past decade witnessed a giant leap in the entertainment industry, with 3Dl motion pictures trickling out of cinemas to 3D television screens. New generation 3D mobile phones are next to follow suit, without the need for 3D viewing glasses. With an increasing number of mobile applications and technologies being produced, 3D capture is likely to become as important as 3D viewing in TVs. Mobile phones with 3D cameras and HD video recording capabilities are set to become a rage in the near future. read more

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“Nuclear power is not just about reducing your carbon footprint; it should be an integral part of Africa’s development strategy.“

Exclusive interview with Greg Kaser, Supply Chain Working Group, World Nuclear Association, UK.  During the Generation track of African Utility Week in May he is part of a panel discussion on “Nuclear power in Africa”. read more

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New World Bank report offers policymakers roadmap for building resilient sustainable cities

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Dimension Data Asia Extends Cloud Services To Asia Pacific

New Managed Cloud Platform enables global organizations to leverage cloud benefits of increased agility and reduced costs read more

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Will Technology Kill Us or Make Us Stronger?

McCann “Truth About Wellness” Global Research Study Reveals Multiple Contradictions & Cultural Surprises Around the World

More than half of respondents (54%) think that technology is making us healthier while 46% think it is making us more sick; Globally 94% of consumers agree brands have a role in supporting their wellness needs

NEW YORK, Jan., 2013 /PRNewswire/ — McCann Truth Central, the global intelligence unit of McCann Erickson , the world’s largest advertising agency, released a new global research study, “The Truth About Wellness,” an online global study based on a quantitative survey of 7,000 respondents in the U.S., U.K., Brazil, China, Japan, South Africa and Turkey and supplemented qualitatively in the U.S., U.K., Japan, Peru and Brazil. read more

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Japanese investments in Africa

The Japanese government is putting in place strategic mechanisms aimed at expanding its investments in Africa, Tanzania being one of the key targets, as more foreign powers rush for the continent’s resources. read more

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