Africa

Gates Foundation Honors Director of Africa CDC With 2020 Global Goalkeeper Award

Foundation also announces three Global Goals award winners and launches two innovative partnerships to address COVID-19 impacts in Kenya SEATTLE, Sept. 22, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today named Dr. John N. Nkengasong, director of the Africa Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (Africa CDC), as the winner of the 2020 […]

Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V5 Sets a New Record in SAP® BWH Benchmark

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 19, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — In the recent SAP® BWH Benchmark Version 3, Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V5, with 5.2 billion initial records, broke the record of 4-socket servers by delivering 5,293 queries per hour in Phase 2 (Query Executions per Hour). Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V5 houses four Intel® Xeon® Scalable processors […]

GWM Announces Global Rollout Plan of P Series Pickup Trucks

This new product lineup represents a key breakthrough for the automotive brand in international markets BAODING, China, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — GWM (601633.SS/02333.HK), a world-renowned SUV and pickup manufacturer, has announced the global rollout plan of its P Series Pickup. This series, developed on the carmaker’s new P71 platform, a production system fully compliant with a series […]

FINCA International Announces Laurynas Vaičiulis as BrightLife Uganda Chief Executive Officer

New CEO to Lead BrightLife’s Growth as a Sustainable PAYGo Solar Business in Africa KAMPALA, Uganda, Sept. 17, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — BrightLife, a social enterprise by FINCA International, announced the appointment of Laurynas Vaičiulis as Chief Executive Officer. Vaičiulis will lead BrightLife’s operations in Uganda, striving to deliver the most affordable and reliable clean energy products […]

Gates Foundation’s Annual Goalkeepers Report Shows COVID-19 Has Stalled 20 Years of Progress, Calls for Global Response to End the Pandemic

Report shows how economic damage has reinforced inequities and derailed achievement of the UN Sustainable Development Goals; spotlights countries innovating to meet challenges SEATTLE, Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation today launched its fourth annual Goalkeepers Report, featuring new data showing how the ripple effects of COVID-19 have stopped 20 […]

RedHill Biopharma’s Opaganib Demonstrates Complete Inhibition of SARS-CoV-2

Opaganib blocks SARS-Cov-2 virus replication Opaganib completely inhibited SARS-CoV-2 viral replication as measured after three days incubation in an in vitro model of human bronchial tissue, comparing favorably with remdesivir, the positive control in the study — Opaganib is uniquely positioned as an orally-administered potential COVID-19 treatment combining potent antiviral and anti-inflammatory mechanisms of action, […]

RevBits announces issuance of U.S. patent for unique product security architecture using zero-knowledge encryption

Provides Maximum Data Protection in Browsers and Dashboards MINEOLA, New York, Sept. 8, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Cybersecurity software provider RevBits today has announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued U.S. Patent No.US10579542B2 covering technology which provides the security of zero-knowledge encryption for data in transit and at rest, while providing […]

Hikvision launches AX PRO for comprehensive wireless alarm solutions

Hikvision launches AX PRO for comprehensive wireless alarm solutions HANGZHOU, China, Sept. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Hikvision, an IoT solution provider with video as its core competency, has announced its new generation of wireless alarm systems – the AX PRO – delivering comprehensive alarm solutions for both residential and commercial applications. Comprehensive and integrated alarm solutions                                   The newly […]

Huawei FusionServer Pro 2488H V6 Server Passes SAP HANA Appliance Certification

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 7, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Recently, Huawei’s latest FusionServer Pro 2488H V6 server has passed the SAP ICC certification test and obtained the SAP HANA Appliance Certification. It is listed in the latest SAP integrated product certification list. This certification further enriches the enablement of the SAP ecosystem and provides new business opportunities […]