SANY’s business performance of 2018 hits the best record in history

CHANGSHA, China, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — SANY Heavy Industry (hereinafter referred to as SANY) released the annual report of 2018, saying that the enterprise achieved annual sales revenue of 55.822 billion yuan (8.329 billion USD), year-on-year growth of 45.61 per cent; the net profit attributable to shareholders of the listed company reached 913 million […]

Defining the essence of future, DIGIX HUAWEI Global Smartphone Theme Design Competition Officially Launched

SHENZHEN, China, April 15, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — DIGIX HUAWEI Global Smartphone Theme Design Competition was formally launched on April 11th, inviting exceptional designers and art enthusiasts from all over the globe to send in their thematic interface designs, including illustrations, animations, and 3D graphics. With the theme of ‘Hello, New Art’, this competition aims to create a fusion […]

NetDragon Signs Digital Education MOU with Russia’s Global Rus Trade at BRICS Business Council Midterm Meeting

JOHANNESBURG, April 4, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — NetDragon Websoft Holdings Limited (HKSE: 0777) (NetDragon), a global leader in building internet communities, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on digital education with the leading Russian B2B-platform for cross-border e-commerce, Global Rus Trade, at the BRICS Business Council Midterm Meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa. Held from April 3 […]

Aireon(SM) System Goes Live – Trial Operations Begin Over The North Atlantic Marking New Chapter In Aviation History

For the first time, air traffic controllers now have real-time data on the position of planes anywhere in the world, including previously un-surveilled airspace MCLEAN, Virginia and LONDON, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Effective today, Aireon, the first ever real-time, global air traffic surveillance system, is fully operational and in trial use over the North Atlantic. […]

The Last Major North American City Without Ride-hailing Just Found its Solution with Kater

Vancouver-based technology company, Kater, launched the beta phase for the city’s first ride-hailing app on March 30 VANCOUVER, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Kater Technologies Inc. launched the beta phase for Vancouver’s first ride-hailing app on March 30. The app connects users with safe, predictable and reliable rides-on-demand using their smartphones. Kater will launch its full fleet […]

Sir James Dutton Appointed Bechtel Regional President for Africa

Former Gabon infrastructure project director and British governor of Gibraltar will guide Bechtel’s continued commitment to expanding economic growth on the continent RESTON, Virginia, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bechtel has appointed Sir James Dutton, a former United Kingdom governor of Gibraltar and retired officer in the British Royal Marines, regional president for Africa. Dutton returns […]

Lumitel’s profit increases by more than 200 percent as the company becomes the most popular telco in Burundi

GITEGA, Burundi, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Lumitel, Viettel Group’s brand in the Republic of Burundi, celebrated its 4th anniversary in the market with a 225 percent profit growth in 2018, marking a pre-tax profit of over USD$7.3 million. Last year alone, the brand saw an increase of 278,000 subscribers — the highest number in the past three years. This […]

Viettel becomes the only telecommunications provider to recover services in Mozambique following Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai

MAPUTO, Mozambique, March 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Movitel, a Viettel brand, has become the first and only telecommunications provider to generally recover its services in Mozambique following the devastating Intense Tropical Cyclone Idai, which wreaked havoc in the country, killing thousands and caused extensive damage in the affected areas. Movitel’s full services are expected to […]

LMG: United Nations report into DRC election violence highlights role of former Governor of Mai-Ndombe Province Gentiny Ngobila

NEW YORK, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The United Nations Human Rights Commission in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) recently released a report concerning election violence in the City of Yumbi Within the Mai-Ndombe province. i The UN investigation team was able to verify that at least 535 men, women and children died and […]

African Government Leaders to Discuss Emerging Hemp Industry at InterCannAlliance Symposium

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — New Frontier Data, the authority in data analytics and business intelligence on the global cannabis industry, will hold Africa’s premier hemp and cannabis conference, The InterCannAlliance (ICA) Africa Symposium, in May 2019 in Victoria Falls. New Frontier Data recently presented preliminary findings to the Zimbabwean government while working […]