Monthly Archives: August 2016

YPO Leaders Share Insights into Building an Optimal Board of Directors

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Aug. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — YPO, the premier chief executive leadership organization in the world, hosted a live Twitter chat discussing best practices and innovative strategies to create an optimal board of directors. Featured guests included YPO members and experienced board advisors Bernie Tenenbaum (@exprof2), founder and managing partner of Lodestone Global, […]

SOUTH AFRICA: INDEPENDENT BODY TO PROBE CLAIMS OF SCHOOL RACISM

An independent body will investigate claims of racism, the deployment of police and security forces at Pretoria High School for Girls.The investigation should be concluded in 21 days and the department will take action following the recommendation of t...

South Africa: Deputy Minister Pamela Tshwete Hands Over School Uniforms to Learners At Frankfort

Today Deputy Minister Mrs. Pamela Tshwete of the Department of Water and Sanitation in collaboration with the Department of Social Development, Amathole District and Amahlathi Local Municipalities as well as South African Social Security Agency (SASSA)...

South Africa: Couple in the Dock for R1.1 Million Fraud

Mathakha David Madzivhandila (40) and his 36-year-old wife, Hilda Lutendo Madzivhandila, were on Monday granted R5 000 bail each by the Johannesburg Specialised Commercial Crimes Court following their arrest earlier in the day for fraud.The couple alle...

Meridian Malaria Test Wins Prestigious Innovation Award

illumigene® Malaria Receives 1st Place Award at the Journées Internationales de Biologie /Association des Colloques Nationaux des Biologistes Conference in Paris CINCINNATI, Aug. 30, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) was awarded 1st place for innovation in emergency treatment and point-of-care testing for its illumigene® Malaria test at the 2016 JIB/ACNBH Conference this summer. […]