China’s First 8MW Offshore Wind Turbine, Installed by Shanghai Electric, Enters Full Load Operation

SHANGHAI, June 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Shanghai Electric, the world’s leading manufacturer and supplier of power generation and industrial equipment, today announced that it has commissioned China’s first 8MW offshore wind turbine, which is now entering operation. The launch of the turbine, which features “black start” technology, demonstrates that the company can now undertake bulk orders in the market for 8MW offshore wind turbines. The company also unveiled its plan…

VerifyMe and Gohar Group’s Techind Form Strategic Relationship to Address Product Authentication and Brand Protection in India’s Large and Emerging Pharmaceutical Market

VerifyMe Technologies to Combat World-Wide Counterfeit Drug Epidemic ROCHESTER, NY / ACCESSWIRE / June 15, 2020 / VerifyMe, Inc. (OTCQB:VRME), a digital technology solutions provider specializing in counterfeit prevention, authentication, serialization, data mining, track and trace, features for labels, packaging and products, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a strategic relationship with Techind Engineers & Consultants-Impex (“Techind”), part of the Gohar Group, of India. Techind has experience…

‫رافعة زومليون الزاحفة ZCC1800H تدفع الحدود في المشاريع الضخمة العالية الارتفاع

شيغيز، الصين، 15 حزيران/يونيو، 2020 / بي آر نيوزواير / — تجاوزت الرافعة ZCC1800H، الرافعة الزاحفة البالغ وزنها 108 أطنان من شركة زومليون للعلوم وتقنيات الصناعات الثقيلة المحدودة (زومليون) الحدود في مشروع تركيب أبراج بث الطاقة في شيغيز بمنطقة التيبت المستقلة ذاتيا، وركبت أكثر من 200 برج طاقة في مواقع يبلغ متوسط الارتفاع فيها 4,800 متر عبر مناطق من الأرض الحرام والمستنقعات. بسبب بيئة البناء القاسية وظروف الطرق الخطرة ومتطلبات…

UNMISS steps in to fight misinformation on COVID-19, hands over 500 radios to communities in Warrap

“As COVID-19 spreads, a tsunami of misinformation, hate, scapegoating and scare-mongering has been unleashed,” warns Antonio Guterres, the United Nations Secretary-General. South Sudan is no exception to widespread myths and disingenuous information on the nature and transmission of this virus. Hence, the United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) is doing everything it can to ensure that it raises awareness, dispels myths and engages communities across the country to sensitize…

UNMISS PoC Update, 05 – 11 June 2020

UNMISS “Protection of Civilians” (PoC) Sites Population Update As of 11 June 2020, the total number of civilians seeking safety in six Protection of Civilians (PoC) sites located on UNMISS bases is 181,231. This includes 29,658 in Juba UN House, 111,766 in Bentiu, 27,930 in Malakal, 1,921 in Bor, and 9,956 in the area adjacent to UNMISS in Wau.     Source: UN Mission in South Sudan

IOM South Sudan: Weekly Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Preparedness Update 23 (1 to 7 June 2020)

WEEKLY OVERVIEW DTM DTM continued operating 10 Flow Monitoring Points surveying travelers at selected border points and transit hubs with Uganda, DRC and CAR WASH IOM continued to support IPC/WASH activities at 4 PoEs (Kaya, Yei Airstrip, Nimule ground crossing and Juba International Airport) out of 5 PoEs (Yei Airstrip, Kaya, Wau Airstrip, Nimule ground crossing, and Juba International Airport), within the communities in Attende, Gimunu, Marakonye and Yei town…

South Sudan: Humanitarian Snapshot (May 2020)

Violence and insecurity persisted in May and drove humanitarian needs, alongside the onset of the annual lean season, increasing rains and COVID-19. More than 17,000 people were displaced in Lainya, Yei and Morobo counties in Central Equatoria by armed clashes involving Government and opposition forces and the National Salvation Front.   Intercommunal violence in Uror County, Jonglei, affected more than 23,000 people, displacing thousands and leaving hundreds dead. Clashes in…

South Sudan – Intercommunal violence (DG ECHO, MSF, media) (ECHO Daily Flash of 15 June 2020)

Escalating intercommunal clashes in Central Equatoria, Jonglei, Lakes, Warrap and other parts of South Sudan are causing immense harm to civilians and risk hampering the delivery of humanitarian aid – all the more crucial given the current COVID-19 outbreak in the country. Although the fighting between the signatories of the peace agreement has significantly reduced as factions broadly respect the ceasefire, the scope and intensity of intercommunal violence has increased.…