Monthly Archives: July 2015

XCMG’s Digitalized Manufacturing Base Releases its First Intelligent Loaders

XUZHOU, China, July 30, 2015 / PRNewswire — XCMG, the world’s fifth largest construction equipment company, releases its three-ton intelligent loader from its digitalized manufacturing base, allowing XCMG to supply state-of-the-art equipment to the world. Photo – http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150730/250551 The unmanned intelligent loader, from XCMG, realizes the comprehensive digitalization of remote operations and performs superbly in […]

New Global Population Estimates from the UN

The report from the number crunchers at the UN also read more

Reducing Child Labor is a Shared Responsibility

– Statement from the World Cocoa Foundation about the 2013/14 Survey Research on Child Labor in West African Cocoa-Growing Areas Report WASHINGTON, July 30, 2015 / PRNewswire — In response to the 2013/2014 Survey Research on Child Labor in West African Cocoa-Growing Areas Report, the World Cocoa Foundation (WCF) today issued the following statement, which […]

Nephila Capital Ltd Protects Farmers Across Africa Against Drought

BERMUDA, July 30, 2015 / PRNewswire – Nephila Capital is excited to announce that it recently agreed to provide drought protection to farmers in multiple countries in Africa to help transfer the risk of dry weather impacting crop yield. The deal was executed through Nephila’s Syndicate 2357 at Lloyd’s of London, and is the first weather […]

WHO Warns of a Coming Meningitis Outbreak in West Africa

UNICEF, MSF, WHO and the IFRC are urging vaccine read more