ID4Africa Appoints Ambassadors from a Record 43 African Countries; Announces the First Annual Ambassadors’ Summit and the ID4Africa Identity Council

NEW YORK, Jan. 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — ID4Africa announced today the appointment of Ambassadors from 43 African nations for its 2019 Ambassador Class. Up from 29 countries in 2018, this expansion reflects a strong endorsement from the African Governments of the ID4Africa Ambassadors Program, and a clear recognition of the importance of the evolving role […]

Alibaba Conducts Workshop for Rwandan Government Officials on Enabling a Digital Economy

– 12 delegates from the government of Rwanda participated in four-day workshop at Alibaba’s headquarters in Hangzhou, China to learn about FinTech, logistics, eCommerce and big data technologies HANGZHOU, China, Jan. 14, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — This week, delegates from the government of Rwanda completed the first New Economy Workshop held at Alibaba Group’s headquarters in Hangzhou. […]

WGVS: World’s Greatest Videos announces $1,000,000 USD* grand prize for 2019

Global community members upload, vote on, follow and share videos; compete for 6,500+ annual prizes SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS – New Year’s Eve celebrations are always memorable; however, this year’s celebration will prove momentous for WGVS: World’s Greatest Videos ™. After all, many are predicting WGVS will be the next internet company to experience worldwide, explosive […]

Made-to-order Customization Helps XCMG Equipment Reach Maximum Potential

XUZHOU, China, Dec. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Leading Chinese construction machinery manufacturer XCMG has recently delivered an order of customized equipment, including truck-mounted cranes, motor sweepers, fire trucks and high-altitude working vehicles, to a client in Africa. The custom-made equipment was also fitted out with an exceptional shade of peacock blue instead of XCMG’s iconic gold […]

XCMG Launches Third Stage of Water Cellar Project in Ethiopia

GUDURU, Ethiopia, Dec. 17, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG, China’s leading construction machinery manufacturer, has announced the third stage of its African Water Cellar Project at bauma China 2018. The company’s 4.43 million yuan (US$643,119) joint donation with 26 strategic suppliers will enable to build 80 water cellars in Ethiopia, 40 for families and 40 in […]

Emergent Technology™ Acquires Interpay Africa

The acquisition expands Emergent Technology Holdings LP’s payments capabilities in Africa for international merchant clients and strengthens Interpay Africa’s local presence SANTA CLARA, California, Dec. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Emergent Technology Holdings LP (“EmTech”), a global financial technology company, is pleased to announce it has acquired Interpay Limited (“Interpay Africa”), a payments processor based in […]