Day: September 15, 2022

Roche enters partnership with Jhpiego to improve cervical and breast cancer outcomes for women in resource-constrained countries

Roche and Jhpiego are supporting the implementation of sustainable cervical and breast cancer programs through a new partnership designed to meet the needs of underserved women and patients in low-resource settings, where the disease burden is highest. The collaboration aims to increase access to quality screening, early detection, diagnostics and

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Huawei Cloud Pledges to Build Global Startup Ecosystem, to Enable 10,000 High-Potential Startups in Three Years

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, at the Huawei Cloud Global Startup Founders Summit held in Shenzhen, Huawei Cloud announced their commitment to building a global startup ecosystem and three key initiatives to accelerate startup growth: an innovative cloud platform, startup acceleration programs, and business resources. Joined by

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Government outlines achievements of economic recovery efforts

With an investment of R23.5 billion, government was able to cushion the unemployed during the COVID-19 pandemic, a period where the majority of people were without any economic activity, says Minister of Human Settlements, Mmamoloko Kubayi. This was done through the Presidential Employment Stimulus (PES), which was government’s response to

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Number of people employed in agriculture increases

South Africa has seen a large increase in the number of people employed in agriculture during the first quarter of 2022. This was revealed during an Economic Sectors, Investment, Employment and Infrastructure Development (ESIEID) Cluster briefing held on Thursday. The Economic Sectors, Investment, Employment and Infrastructure Development Cluster, led by

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No plans to privatise Eskom, says Mabuza

Deputy President David Mabuza has assured Parliamentarians that there are no plans to privatise the national power utility, Eskom. “Government’s policy options and positions have not reached the point where privatisation is seen as an answer to providing better solutions to the current problems that are facing Eskom,” he said.

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NewGlobe methods transforming African and Indian education as world leaders gather to address learning crisis at global summit.

RwandaEQUIP school LAGOS, Nigeria, Sept. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — An innovative teaching methodology delivering “learning gains among the largest ever measured” is being taken-up by more and more African and Indian governments – ahead of the global education summit to tackle what’s being called the greatest learning crisis for

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