Monthly Archives: October 2019

Rwanda Government Pushes Electric Cars, Bikes

KIGALI � Rwanda’s government is getting behind the carbon neutral movement by promoting electric cars and motorcycles. German automaker Volkswagen is demonstrating electric vehicles in Kigali, while a local company has begun selling electric bikes. But some ask whether the …

Thursday’s Daily Brief: The power of mediation, Southern Africa food crisis, urban deaths, climate meeting update and Iraq protest latest

A recap of Thursday’s top stories: Guterres in Turkey underscores successes of mediation; 45 million lack food across Southern Africa; rights experts push to release Palestinian hunger striker; new UN health report targets causes of urban deaths; Climate change conference …

Ivanka Trump to Promote Women’s Prosperity in Morocco

WASHINGTON – Ivanka Trump is getting ready to promote her women’s economic development program on an upcoming trip to Morocco.

It will be her third overseas trip this year to promote the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative , which …

Ivanka Trump to Promote Women’s Prosperity in Morocco

WASHINGTON – Ivanka Trump is getting ready to promote her women’s economic development program on an upcoming trip to Morocco.

It will be her third overseas trip this year to promote the Women’s Global Development and Prosperity Initiative , which …

Rokt closes US$48M Series C investment round to drive growth

Led by TDM Growth Partners, the funding round brings the total investment in the profitable tech leader to US$82M

LONDON, Oct. 30, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Rokt, the global leader in e-commerce marketing technology, today announced an investment of US$48M

Humanitarian Coordinator condemns killing of three aid workers

The Humanitarian Coordinator in South Sudan, Alain Noudeacute;hou, has strongly condemned the killing of three aid workers in Morobo County, South Sudan’s Central Equatoria region.

On 27 October, three International Organization for Migration (IOM) volunteers, one female and two males, …