Daily Archives: August 14, 2020

XCMG’s Global Livestreaming Proves a Success as Third Event Turnover Reaches US$28 Million in Five Hours

XUZHOU, China, Aug. 14, 2020 /PR Newswire/ — Leading Chinese construction machinery manufacturer XCMG (SZ:000425) is expected to deliver the first order totaling 60 million yuan (US$8.6 million) placed during its third global livestreaming sales event to Middle East region this weekend, the sets of construction machinery equipment includes mobile cranes and a crane model customized […]

These African World Heritage Sites are under threat from climate change

Very few academics or policy makers are talking about the impact of climate change on heritage. Yet heritage is essential for social wellbeing, for identity creation, for safeguarding traditional knowledge and livelihoods and for sustainable development. The conversations taking place are mainly on the effects of climate change in wealthier countries. One recent study estimates that only 1% of research on

Upskilling Ghanaian young women with data for analytics career for pathways

The first cohort of 187 selected young women began a free training session on Introduction to Data Analytics at the Africa Skills Hub (ASH) in Accra. The month-long training which started on Saturday, August 8, 2020 seeks to introduce and help participants leverage data science to solve human problems, which is part of our vision

Stanbic Bank’s virtual branch transforms retail banking in Ghana

Retail banking in Ghana has received a major facelift occasioned by investments into technologies that make banking easier for both banks and customers. Earlier this year, Stanbic Bank Ghana introduced its 41st branch – a Virtual Branch. The virtual branch, unlike online banking, combines the speed, convenience and ease of use of digital banking with

SFAN launches a support studio for for rising professionals and entreprenuers

Stars From All Nations, the alternative education company that unlocks the potential of young Africans, has added a virtual career and startup studio to its list of offerings to support rising talents and smart entrepreneurs. SFAN Support Studio provides a range of on-demand solutions to entrepreneurs and professionals to help them alleviate the pain of