Daily Archives: March 7, 2019

Flourish, New Venture Firm Focused on Impact Fintech, spins off from Omidyar Network

The evergreen fund launches with $200 million of existing assets under management and a new commitment of $300 million from Pierre Omidyar, the founder of eBay REDWOOD CITY, California, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Financial Inclusion Initiative at Omidyar Network announced it

Globeleq collabore avec des partenaires pour agrandir la centrale d’Azito

ABIDJAN, Côte d’ivoire, 7 Mars, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, principal producteur d’énergie indépendant en Afrique, et IPS (West Africa), entreprise détenue par le Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique, ont annoncé que leur filiale, Azito Energie SA, a signé un

Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, Azito Energie SA, has signed an amended Concession

More Women Winning Seats in World Parliaments

GENEVA The Inter-Parliamentary Union finds more women around the world are winning seats in their national parliaments, with the best gains being made in countries that have well-designed quota systems.The report finds women's representation in nationa...

Kharas united behind Swapo, says governor

KEETMANSHOOP - //Kharas regional governor Lucia Basson says she has no iota of doubt in her mind about the region's support for the ruling party Swapo ahead of this year's national elections. The emergence of the Landless People's Movement (LPM),

Bountiful harvest for some Kabbe farmers

KATIMA MULILO - Some communal farmers in eastern Zambezi, in the Kabbe South Constituency have had a good harvest, despite the prevailing drought.Previously farmers in flood-prone Kabbe South used to plough their fields in September so that by January ...

Bountiful harvest for some Kabbe farmers

KATIMA MULILO - Some communal farmers in eastern Zambezi, in the Kabbe South Constituency have had a good harvest, despite the prevailing drought.Previously farmers in flood-prone Kabbe South used to plough their fields in September so that by January ...

NEPC and RedForce Debt Management form pact

WINDHOEK - New Era Publication Corporation [NEPC], the publisher of New Era and Kundana newspapers, has teamed up with RedForce Debt Management for the latter to help collect monies owned to the newspaper group.RedForce, contracted for two years, is ta...