Huawei’s Ryan Ding: Green 5G Networks for a Low-Carbon Future

DUBAI, UAE, Oct. 14, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — At the 2021 Global Mobile Broadband Forum (MBBF), Ryan Ding, Huawei’s Executive Director and President of the Carrier Business Group, gave a keynote speech entitled “Green 5G Networks for a Low-Carbon Future”. In his speech, Ding said that 5G has become a new engine for the growth of the […]

Jet lagged Ethiopia star rules SA tracks

BY winning all six races in the 10km Spar Grand Prix series this year, Ethiopian Tadu Nare has not only etched herself into South African athletics folklore. What makes her accomplishment the more renowned is the hardships she went through on her way to becoming the undisputed champion for 2021. Besides the grueling competition offered […]

Femicide, Enforced Disappearance Flourish as Governments Grapple with Climate, COVID 19 Crises, High Commissioner for Human Rights Tells Third Committee

Special Rapporteur Says Sanctions Deepen Poverty, Undermine Range of Human Rights Femicide, enforced disappearances and discrimination against vulnerable groups continue to flourish as the world grapples with the joint crises of COVID‑19 and climate change, the United Nations human rights chief told the Third Committee (Social, Humanitarian and Cultural) today, as delegates raised questions about […]

Economic Recovery across Regions Severely Uneven, UNCTAD Secretary General Underscores as Second Committee Addresses Macroeconomic Policy Questions

With COVID‑19 sending shockwaves through trade and supply chains and pushing developing countries further behind, speakers called for urgent reform of the global trade system that ensures an equitable and inclusive recovery for all, as the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) took up macroeconomic policy today. Rebeca Grynspan, Secretary‑General of the United Nations Conference on Trade […]

Background Press Call by Senior Administration Officials on President Biden’s Meeting with President Kenyatta of the Republic of Kenya

MODERATOR:  Hello, good morning, everyone, from the National Security Council. On behalf of the NSC press team, I would like to welcome you all to an on-background call to discuss President Biden’s meeting today with President Uhuru Kenyatta of Kenya. Today, for your reference, we are joined by [senior administration official].  This call is on-background […]

AAU names Veterinary Teaching Hospital after the Symbolic Veterinarian

Addis Ababa University (AAU) named its Veterinary Teaching Hospital under College of Veterinary Medicine and Agriculture after Professor Fisseha Gebreab, the Symbolic Veterinarian and inaugurated it on the 10th of October 2021. According to the information from the College, Professor Fisseha Gebreab, the dean and lecturer of the first Addis Ababa University Veterinary Faculty in Ethiopia, […]

NASA Launching Series of Crafts to Visit, Bash Asteroids

CAPE CANAVERAL, FLORIDA — Attention asteroid aficionados: NASA is set to launch a series of spacecraft to visit and even bash some of the solar system’s most enticing space rocks. The robotic trailblazer named Lucy is up first, blasting off this weekend on a 12-year cruise to swarms of asteroids out near Jupiter — unexplored […]

Biden Hosting Kenyan President at White House

U.S. President Joe Biden is welcoming his first African leader to the White House on Thursday as he hosts talks with Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta. The White House said the meeting would include discussion of democracy and human rights issues, as well security, accelerating economic growth and addressing climate change. Biden and Kenyatta will also […]