Daily Archives: November 2, 2020

Verityhurst Announces the Opening of its North America Operation Offices in NYC on November 2, 2020

NEW YORK, Nov. 02, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Verityhurst (Pty) Ltd, a South African-based Private Equity firm announces its North America operation offices will be opening in November 2020. The North America operation office will be located in New York City, and will be headed by a Vice President, who will be recruited in NYC. […]

Mozambique: Comal Assists in Compensation Payments

Maputo — The Mozambican government’s Commission on Mediation and Labour Arbitration (COMAL) has assured the payment of 64.7 million meticais (about 886,000 US dollars) in compensation and wages arrears, as well as the re-admission of 291 workers who ha…

Asian-Australians Victims of COVID-Fueled Racism According to Australian Study

SYDNEY – An Australian survey of more than 3,000 people has found more than 80 percent of Asian Australians have reported racial discrimination during the COVID-19 pandemic. The research is published as Australia marks the 45th anniversary of its Raci…

Britain Locks Down as Europe Becomes Pandemic Epicenter

LONDON – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is defending plans to impose a nationwide lockdown beginning Thursday, warning that a failure to act could cause up to twice as many deaths this winter as during the first wave in the spring. The country is…

Asian Markets Rise on Positive Economic News from China

Asian markets are mostly higher on the eve of the U.S. presidential election amid more positive economic news from China. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei index closed 1.3% higher. The S&P/ASX index in Australia gained 0.2%. Hong Kong’s Hang Seng …

Mozambique: Illegal Fishing Boats Seized in Bazaruto Archipelago

Maputo — So far this year, rangers in the Bazaruto Archipelago National Park, in the southern Mozambican province of Inhambane have seized 28 boats fishing illegally in the park’s protected waters, according to the park’s administrator, Armando Nguenha…