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NASA Awards US Companies Contracts for Human Moon Landing

The U.S. space agency NASA has awarded contracts to three American companies to develop spacecraft to land humans on the moon by 2024. In a remote news conference Thursday, NASA announced it had selected Blue Origin, the space exploration company owned by Jeff Bezos, owner of The Washington Post, and owner and founder of Amazon;

ContourGlobal clôture un financement innovant auprès d’OPIC et d’IFC autour du projet électrique de Cap des Biches, et annonce une extension de 32 MW

– Une structure de financement innovante basée sur un financement d’IFC sur 18 ans par swap dollar américain/euro de 91 millions $ d’OPIC – ContourGlobal et la Société Nationale d’Electricité (Senelec) acceptent de rapidement ajouter une capacité supplémentaire de 32 MW sur le site existant – Le projet Cap des Biches d’une capacité combinée de 85 MW et d’une valeur

Utilisation des services financiers mobiles : une enquête du CGAP établit des données de référence au Rwanda et au Ghana

WASHINGTON, 16 décembre 2015 /PRNewswire/ — Les données d’une nouvelle enquête du CGAP sur l’inclusion financière donnent un premier aperçu de l’utilisation des services financiers par téléphone mobile au Ghana et au Rwanda, où 17 % des adultes disposent de comptes bancaires mobiles en activité. Consultative Group to Assist the Poor is a think tank dedicated to

New Data from CGAP Sets Benchmark for Use of Mobile Financial Services in Rwanda, Ghana

WASHINGTON, Dec. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — New financial inclusion survey data from CGAP offers a first glimpse into mobile money usage in Ghana and Rwanda, where in both countries 17% of adults have active mobile money accounts. Consultative Group to Assist the Poor is a think tank dedicated to improving the lives of the poor

APR Energy Signs Contract Extensions in Iraq, Angola

JACKSONVILLE, Florida, Dec. 11, 2015 / PRNewswire — APR Energy plc (LSE: APR), a global leader in fast-track power solutions, announces today that it has signed extensions of its power generation contracts in Iraq and Angola. APR Energy. Logo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120207/FL48583LOGO The Company’s contract extension in Iraq is for a one-year term, and runs through 2016.

MoCA Membership Growth Includes Companies From Asia to Africa

SAN RAMON, Calif., Dec. 08, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Further evidence of its international reach and adoption, MoCA® has recently added four new OEMs with headquarters and operations in Africa and Asia. More than 40 percent of membership in the Alliance is by companies outside the U.S, with 21 of 51 total members of international