BD3 CCS Facility Reaches 4 Million Tonne Milestone

BD3 CCS Facility The following commentary by Brent Jacobs, P.Eng. is a statement on behalf of the International CCS Knowledge Centre. It takes courage to be first. And now with SaskPower’s ground-breaking Boundary Dam 3 CCS Facility (BD3) having captured and prevented four million tonnes (4Mt) of CO2 from entering the atmosphere, it is a […]

Analytica Announces Expansion of PeriCoach® Pelvic Health Solution into China

PeriCoach PeriCoach will be distributed through extensive network of postpartum care centres, hospitals, pharmacy chains, and online platforms serviced by the joint venture partners. Joint venture will also leverage extensive network of over 30,000 clinicians in 100 cities to distribute PeriCoach in China. Agreement builds upon Analytica’s existing Middle East distribution partnership to facilitate growth […]

Hikvision completes major enhancements to its HikCentral Professional integrated security software

HikCentral Professional 2.0 now supports a broader range of security and business applications in one platform, all managed with a new dynamic and intuitive user interface.   HANGZHOU, China, March 31, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Hikvision launched newly updated HikCentral Professional 2.0 security software (“HCP 2.0”), which blends feeds from multiple systems onto a single platform. […]

Ethiopia Uses “Triple Nexus” Approach for Recovery Efforts in Tigray Region

March 31/2021(ENA) The Ministry of Finance and National Disaster Risk Management Commission (NDRMC) held a meeting on Tuesday with Development Partners Group to provide updates on humanitarian assistance and discuss a comprehensive recovery plan for Tigray region. The meeting, chaired by State Minister of Finance, Yasmin Wohabrebbi focused on discussing the current coordination mechanisms on […]

Countries Including UAE Offering Ethiopia to Mediate Border Dispute With Sudan: Spokesperson

Addis Abeba  March 31/20121 (ENA) Many countries, including the UAE have been offering Ethiopia to mediate the Ethio-Sudan border dispute, Ministry of Foreign Affairs disclosed. The spokesperson of Foreign Affairs, Dina Mufti has presented the Ministry’s biweekly press briefing on Tuesday. In his presentation, the Dina focused on political diplomacy, the Ethio-Sudan border dispute, situations […]

Gov’t Prepares to Make Upcoming Election Peaceful

Addis Ababa, March 31/2021(ENA) The government of Ethiopia has undertaken the necessary preparations to make the upcoming national election peaceful, National Security Advisor of the Prime Minister, Gedu Andargachew disclosed. The Advisor made the remark today at a discussion held as part of the “Addis Weg” regular dialogue forum at the Office of the Prime Minister […]

Is the international community failing Ethiopia again?

Ethiopia has repeatedly experienced the consequences of multilateralism’s failure to act. Samia Zekaria Gutu, Ethiopian ambassador, Posted on Al Jazeera’s OPINION page, 30 Mar 2021 As a founding member state of the United Nations and a member of the League of Nations, Ethiopia has always been an ardent supporter of multilateralism. It is a staunch […]

Severe Economic Downturn Undermining Dev’t Prospects in Africa: UN Report

March 31/2021(ENA)  The United Nations warned today that the devastating socio-economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic will be felt for years to come unless smart investments in economic, societal and climate resilience ensure a robust and sustainable recovery of the global economy. African countries need strong policy actions and further support from the international  community in […]