Monthly Archives: December 2016

PPF concerned over detention of Al Jazeera journalist in Egypt

Pakistan Press Freedom (PPF), in a letter to President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi of Egypt, expressed concern over the arrest and detention of Al Jazeera journalists Mahmoud Hussein in Cairo on …

Statue Export Ban Hits at Pyongyang’s Soft Power, Hard Cash

PYONGYANG, NORTH KOREA � With somewhere around 4,000 artists and staff, the Mansudae Art Studio, a huge complex of nondescript concrete buildings on a sprawling, walled-off campus with armed guards …

GFI Group expands South African footprint with acquisition of Johannesburg-based interdealer broker Micromega Securities

LONDON, Dec. 22, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — GFI Group, Inc. (“GFI” or “the Company”), a subsidiary of BGC Partners, Inc. (NASDAQ: BGCP) (“BGC Partners” or “BGC”) operating as an intermediary in …

SHORTAGE OF TEACHERS IN NAMIBIA HAMPERS PERFORMANCE IN SOME SUBJECTS

A shortage of teachers in Namibia has negatively affected performances in subjects such as African languages, accounting, arts and design, and keyboard and word processing, says Minister of Education, Arts …

Boloro Launches Debit Authentication System To Combat Fraud In South Africa

NEW YORK, Dec. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Boloro Global Limited, a New York City-based technology company known for its globally patented, multifactor mobile authentication technology and mobile payment platform, has …

KENYA URGES EU TO EXTEND MORE SUPPORT FOR AFRICAN MISSION IN SOMALIA

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has called on the European Union (EU) to provide more support to the African Union (AU) Mission in Somalia (AMISOM), saying that the continued presence of …

The University of Liverpool Celebrates Graduation of over 980 Online Students Worldwide

LIVERPOOL, England, Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — More than 380 graduates from the University of Liverpool’s online programmes celebrated their graduation during ceremonies and events in Liverpool between 6 and

‫تعيين أليكس ستيل رئيسا لمنصة أم بلاتفورم التابعة لغروب أم في أوروبا والشرق الأوسط وأفريقيا، وتعيين سيباستيان موسمان نائبا لرئيس الشركة في المنطقة

نيويورك، 19 كانون الأول/ديسمبر، 2016 / بي آر نيوزواير / — أعلنت شركة غروب أم GroupM، مجموعة إدارة استثمارات وسائط الإعلام التابعة لشركة دبليو بي بي، اليوم عن تعيين