Monthly Archives: November 2017

Final Draw is coming: Hisense invites footballing legend Ruud Gullit to takeover their Social Channels

MOSCOW, Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Hisense, an official sponsor of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™, is proud to announce that it is inviting footballing legend Ruud Gullit to take over their Twitter and Facebook during the Final Draw for 2018 FIFA World

Globeleq Increases Stake in South African Renewables

LONDON, Nov. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading developer, owner and operator of electricity generation projects in Africa, has increased its shareholding in the Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm, De Aar Solar and Droogfontein Solar power projects in South Africa, by

Internet PCS Inc. (BVI) and UnitedCorp Announce the Launch of a New Blockchain Cryptographic Token Called the GIGA

TORTOLA, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS / ACCESSWIRE / November 29, 2017 / BVI-based Internet PCS Inc. (“iPCS”) and Miami-based United American Corp. (“UnitedCorp”), (OTC PINK: UAMA) announced today the release of a smart contract for its new cryptographic Ethereum-based token called

Four billion people have no social welfare support: ILO

More than half of the global population � four billion people � have no social security protection, UN employment experts said on Wednesday.

In a new report on benefits, the International Labour Organization (ILO) highlighted how this protection gap is an

Ad Hoc Committee approves Political Party Funding Bill of 2017

The Ad Hoc Committee on the Funding of Political Parties, established by a resolution of the National Assembly on 6 June 2017 in terms of Rule 253(1)(a), has today approved the Political Party Funding Bill of 2017. The 11-member multiparty Committee

EPA Gathers Coal Country Comments About Climate Plan Repeal

CHARLESTON, W. VA The coal industry and environmentalists squared off Tuesday at a public hearing over the Trump administration's planned repeal of an Obama-era plan to limit planet-warming carbon emissions.

The Environmental Protection Agency was holding the only scheduled hearing

Arctech Solar’s First African Project Successfully Constructed

SHANGHAI, Nov. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — The 6MWp solar power plant in Namibia, built by the PowerChina Guizhou Engineering Company, was successfully constructed and is expected to be commissioned and grid connected by the end of this year. It was the

Gender Equality Gap Growing, Not Narrowing, Says Deputy Secretary-General in Nelson Mandela Lecture on Reducing Inequality through Inclusion

Following is the fifteenth Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture, Centring Gender: Reducing Inequality through Inclusion and Sustainability, as prepared for delivery by Deputy Secretary General Amina Mohammed in Cape Town today:

I am deeply grateful to the Nelson Mandela Foundation's Board of