Daily Archives: July 25, 2019

Belfrics Group launches first batch of Dapps on Belrium Blockchain

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Belfrics Group recently launched its new range of decentralised applications (Dapps) for utilization by small businesses to large enterprises. Belfrics Group is an international Blockchain conglomerate based in Malaysia with presence in …

Matatiele duo wins Living Planet Award 2019

Two women who are the powerhouse behind a non-profit, social enterprise organisation, Environmental and Rural Solutions, based in Matatiele in the Eastern Cape have been named the winners of WWF South Africa’s Living Planet Award for 2019.

Sissie Matela and …

Philip Morris Launches First Africa Store to Spark Alternative Cigarettes Demand

JOHANNESBURG – The South African unit of cigarette maker Philip Morris International opened its first flagship store in Johannesburg on Thursday, as it tries to grow demand in Africa for its alternative heated tobacco product IQOS.

The store in Sandton …

Deploying Second Ebola Vaccine Would Not be Quick Fix, Experts Warn

GOMA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – The resignation of Congo’s health minister in the midst of the country’s worst Ebola outbreak could clear the way for a second experimental vaccine to be deployed. But the new shot would likely take …

Deploying Second Ebola Vaccine Would Not be Quick Fix, Experts Warn

GOMA, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC OF CONGO – The resignation of Congo’s health minister in the midst of the country’s worst Ebola outbreak could clear the way for a second experimental vaccine to be deployed. But the new shot would likely take …

Gulf of Guinea Piracy Targeted at Ghana Maritime Conference

ACCRA, GHANA – The Gulf of Guinea remains a hot spot for piracy, accounting for the vast majority of sea-going hostage seizures and kidnappings globally, according to the International Maritime Bureau (IMB).

Earlier this month, 10 Turkish sailors were seized …