Daily Archives: February 2, 2018

Jibu Announces Completion of $7 Million Series B Financing

Funds raised through impact investments will accelerate Jibu’s growth and drive social and financial returns DENVER, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Jibu, a social enterprise that has reinvented the traditional franchise model to equip emerging market entrepreneurs to build

XCMG ouvre son premier centre de pièces détachées en gestion ...

NAIROBI, Kenya, 1er février 2018 /PRNewswire/ — XCMG a ouvert le 6 janvier, à Nairobi (Kenya), son premier centre régional de pièces détachées (« le centre ») en gestion directe, pour approvisionner les entreprises d’Afrique de l’Est. Le centre est le fruit

EU Sanctions 2 Current, 1 Former South Sudan Officials

The European Union imposed sanctions Friday on three current and former South Sudanese officials implicated in human rights violations and obstructions of their country's peace process.Former army Chief of Staff General Paul Malong, Deputy Chief of Def...

India Moves to Counter Growing Chinese Presence in Indian Ocean Region

India has signed a pact to build naval infrastructure in the Indian Ocean archipelago of Seychelles to counter growing Chinese influence in the region. The Indian foreign minister has also made an unusual visit to Nepal where Communist parties friendly...

US to Impose Arms Restrictions Against South Sudan

The U.S. State Department announced Friday it would immediately enact restrictions on arms transfers to South Sudan.Paul Sutphin, the State Department's senior adviser on Sudan and South Sudan, said the decision will restrict the flow of lethal materia...

Round 2 of South Sudan Peace Talks Set to Open Monday

South Sudan's warring parties are preparing for a second round of talks next week, aimed at revitalizing a 2015 peace deal between the government and rebel forces. The initiative, known as the High-Level Revitalization Forum, takes place February 5-16 ...