Daily Archives: April 3, 2018

Hershey Announces Cocoa For Good, the Company’s Half-Billion Dollar Sustainable Cocoa Strategy

HERSHEY, Pa., April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Hershey Company (NYSE:HSY) today announced Cocoa For Good, its holistic  cocoa sustainability strategy. The comprehensive strategy addresses the most pressing issues facing cocoa-growing communities: poverty, poor nutrition, at-risk youth, and vulnerable

YPO Global Pulse Survey: Which Disruptive Technologies Command Attention and Investment of CEOs Globally, Now?

Survey of 10 disruptive technologies highlights those most likely to impact businesses and investments in the next 12 months DALLAS, April 03, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the premier chief executive leadership organization in the world, announced today the results

COSAFA sends volatile Rukoro packing

The Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) has suspended the Namibian Football Association's under fire Secretary-General Barry Rukoro with immediate effect.New Era Sports is in possession of a letter addressed to the long-serving N...

DOC beach volleyball tourney thrills

The Dome in Swakopmund turned into a volleyball fortress last weekend as 25 teams from across Namibia competed in the 2018 Bank Windhoek DOC tournament hosted by the Namibia Volleyball Federation.The tournament saw Khomas Nampol and Namibian Defence Fo...

Good crop reported despite poor rains

Despite poor rains in the 2017/2018 rainy season, most parts of the crop-producing areas have noted good crop germination, signalling a good harvest, says the March report of the Namibia Crop Prospects and Food Security Situation of the Namibia Early

Meat Board bends backwards to support small-scale farmers

The Meat Board of Namibia (MBN) has decided to assist and accommodate small-stock producers, especially producers south of Karasburg, with the marketing of their animals.To this end, MBN has appointed the Ariamsvlei Farmers' Association as its agent. T...