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Flourish, New Venture Firm Focused on Impact Fintech, spins off from Omidyar Network

The evergreen fund launches with $200 million of existing assets under management and a new commitment of $300 million from Pierre Omidyar, the founder of eBay

REDWOOD CITY, California, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Financial Inclusion Initiative at Omidyar

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Globeleq collabore avec des partenaires pour agrandir la centrale d’Azito

ABIDJAN, Côte d’ivoire, 7 Mars, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, principal producteur d’énergie indépendant en Afrique, et IPS (West Africa), entreprise détenue par le Fonds Aga Khan pour le développement économique, ont annoncé que leur filiale, Azito Energie SA, a signé …

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Globeleq Works With Partners To Expand Azito Plant

ABIDJAN, Côte d’Ivoire, March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Globeleq, a leading independent power producer in Africa, and IPS (West Africa) a company owned by the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development, have announced its subsidiary, Azito Energie SA, has signed …

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More Women Winning Seats in World Parliaments

GENEVA The Inter-Parliamentary Union finds more women around the world are winning seats in their national parliaments, with the best gains being made in countries that have well-designed quota systems.

The report finds women’s representation in national parliaments rose by …

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20 years imprisonment for man who kills co-worker

It is alleged on 14 January 2016, at 15:30, Phumlani Dlamini (49) was performing his duties as head of security in Washington Road in Scottsville when he was attacked by his colleague Simphiwe Hlengwa. Hlengwa (40) opened fire, fatally wounding …

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