Huawei Gathers ICT and Power Industry Experts to Explore Better Connected Smart Grids

Huawei Gathers ICT and Power Industry Experts to Explore Better Connected Smart Grids

-- Latest ICT Solutions for Smart Grid s Showcased at Huawei's Global Power Industry Summit BRISBANE, Australia, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei, a leading global information ...

The 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Media Relations

The 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Media Relations

-- Secure valuable media coverage for your brand by avoiding these common pitfalls NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As social engagement becomes a key priority for all ...

Glass Technology Services joins ecorpStim consortium seeking further advancements in ecological shale stimulation technologies

Glass Technology Services joins ecorpStim consortium seeking further advancements in ecological shale stimulation technologies

HOUSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glass Technology Services – eCORP Stimulation Technologies, LLC (ecorpStim) is pleased to announce the addition of the Glass Technology ...

Frost & Sullivan Applauds Musoni for Extending Microfinancing to Kenya’s Previously Unbanked Population Using Mobile Money Technology

Frost & Sullivan Applauds Musoni for Extending Microfinancing to Kenya’s Previously Unbanked Population Using Mobile Money Technology

- Musoni's mobile approach has proved efficient, reliable and secure CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the microfinance industry ...

VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa Group Announce Master Agreement for the roll out of Merchant Enablement across Africa

VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa Group Announce Master Agreement for the roll out of Merchant Enablement across Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa, part of the Bharti Airtel Group, today announced that they had reached an agreement to offer ...

Ebola – More Than Medical Urgency in Liberia

Ebola – More Than Medical Urgency in Liberia

- IREX and Partners work to sustain peace amidst the crisis WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the start of the Ebola crisis in Liberia, IREX has been working with its ...

Funding boost for humanitarian workers on World Humanitarian Day

Funding boost for humanitarian workers on World Humanitarian Day

LONDON, 19 August 2014 / PRN Africa / -- The UK is providing more than £1 million to improve the personal safety of humanitarian workers who put themselves at risk to help others, ...

Huawei Gathers ICT and Power Industry Experts to Explore Better Connected Smart Grids

-- Latest ICT Solutions for Smart Grid s Showcased at Huawei's Global Power Industry Summit BRISBANE, Australia, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Huawei, a leading global information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider, hosted its second Global Power Industry Summit in Brisbane, Australia from August 21 to 22, 2014. Themed "Innovative ICT Empowers Better Connected Smart Grids," the event ...

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The 5 Do’s and Don’ts of Media Relations

-- Secure valuable media coverage for your brand by avoiding these common pitfalls NEW YORK, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As social engagement becomes a key priority for all content creators including journalists, generating earned media is even more of a challenge. Often times the potential popularity of a story can trump news value, so if a journalist shows interest in your story, you must be prepared to ...

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Glass Technology Services joins ecorpStim consortium seeking further advancements in ecological shale stimulation technologies

HOUSTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glass Technology Services – eCORP Stimulation Technologies, LLC (ecorpStim) is pleased to announce the addition of the Glass Technology Services (GTS), Sheffield, UK, (www.glass-ts.com) to ecorpStim's clean shale stimulation research and development consortium. Scientists at GTS who have many years' experience in novel uses of glass based materials will assist the ...

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Frost & Sullivan Applauds Musoni for Extending Microfinancing to Kenya’s Previously Unbanked Population Using Mobile Money Technology

- Musoni's mobile approach has proved efficient, reliable and secure CAPE TOWN, South Africa, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the microfinance industry (MFI), Frost & Sullivan recognises Musoni with the 2014 Kenyan Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Leadership. The company is the first 100 percent mobile microfinance institution in the world. By using a mobile ...

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VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa Group Announce Master Agreement for the roll out of Merchant Enablement across Africa

NAIROBI, Kenya, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- VeriFone Mobile Money and Airtel Africa, part of the Bharti Airtel Group, today announced that they had reached an agreement to offer VeriFone Mobile Money's merchant enablement applications for mobile Tap n Pay across their 17 operating companies in Africa. VeriFone Mobile Money's Tap n Pay applications are a smart, secure and fast way for customers to pay, buy, ...

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Ebola – More Than Medical Urgency in Liberia

- IREX and Partners work to sustain peace amidst the crisis WASHINGTON, Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Since the start of the Ebola crisis in Liberia, IREX has been working with its partners to get out responsible and accurate information and promote a better understanding of proper prevention measures.  With much of the attention focused on containment and treatment, IREX, through the USAID funded Civil ...

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Funding boost for humanitarian workers on World Humanitarian Day

LONDON, 19 August 2014 / PRN Africa / -- The UK is providing more than £1 million to improve the personal safety of humanitarian workers who put themselves at risk to help others, International Development Minister Desmond Swayne announced today. The package of support includes funding for humanitarian worker safety in Iraq, extra training for staff operating in dangerous environments around the world and ...

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Human Rights Commissioner Strässer on the occasion of World Humanitarian Day

BERLIN, 19 August 2014 / PRN Africa / -- On the occasion of World Humanitarian Day Christoph Strässer, Member of the German Bundestag and Federal Government Commissioner for Human Rights Policy and Humanitarian Aid at the Federal Foreign Office, issued the following statement today (19 August): Zusatzinformationen More than 60 million people around the world are currently in need of help to survive. In ...

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UN mission in South Sudan condemns ‘sustained gunfire’ near Bentiu base

NEW YORK, 19 August 2014 / PRN Africa / -- The United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) today condemned the live gunfire by Sudan People's Liberation Army (SPLA) soldiers near the UN base in Bentiu, that wounded a child. According to a statement, at approximately 9:45 am yesterday morning, 18 August, “sustained gunfire,” lasting for 30 minutes, was heard around the UNMISS compound in Bentiu, Unity ...

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Ebola: UN health agency reports encouraging signs in Nigeria, Guinea

NEW YORK, 19 August 2014 / PRN Africa / -- While the trends of the outbreak of Ebola in Nigeria and Guinea, where the virus made its first appearance in West Africa last December, have shown encouraging signs, the United Nations health agency today expressed concern about the situation in the Liberian capital of Monrovia. Meanwhile, the UN World Health Organization (WHO) reported that as of August 16, the ...

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