‫وباء كوفيد-19 يتسبب في وفاة 6.9 مليون وفاة عالميا، أكثر من ضعف ما تظهره التقارير الرسمية

تحليلات جديدة من IHME تسلط الضوء على الأرقام الحقيقية لوفيات الوباء. سياتل، 7 أيار/مايو، 2021 / PRNewswire/ — على الصعيد العالمي، تسبب وباء كوفيد-19 في ما يقرب من 6.9 مليون وفاة، أي أكثر من ضعف ما تظهره الأرقام الرسمية، وفقًا  لتحليل جديد أجراه معهد القياسات والتقييم الصحي  “أتش أم إي” (IHME)  في كلية الطب بجامعة واشنطن.  وجد معهد أتش أم إي أن وفيات كوفيد-19 لا يتم الإبلاغ عنها بشكل كبير في كل بلد تقريبًا.  ويُظهر التحليل…

‫ Hisense تطلق حملة #UpgradeYourHome لـ UEFA EURO 2020 وتعيِّن دواين وايد سفيرًا للحملة ومعه أساطير كرة القدم

نيون، سويسرا، 7 مايو 2021 /PRNewswire/ — أطلقت Hisense، بصفتها شريكًا عالميًا لـ UEFA EURO 2020، حملة ‎#UpgradeYourHome لتشجيع المستهلكين على ترقية أجهزتهم المنزلية استعدادًا لموسم الصيف. وقد عينت Hisense دواين وايد سفيرًا عالميًا لحملة هذا العام؛ لتشجيع عشاق الرياضة والمستهلكين على ترقية منازلهم بالجائزة. أطلق وايد رسميًا حملة ‎#UpgradeYourHome من خلال دعوة أساطير كرة القدم الأوروبية، ومن بينهم ماركو ماتيراتزي ولوكاس بودولسكي لافتتاح موسم الترقية في قارة أوروبا. يتم تدشين الوسم ‎#UpgradeYourHome في السادس…

S. Sudan official, Ethiopian ambassador discuss GERD, border disputes with Sudan

South Sudan’s Presidential Affairs Minister, Barnaba Marial Benjamin and the Ethiopian Ambassador to South Sudan, Nebil Mandi on Thursday discussed developments regarding the Ethiopia-Sudan border dispute, the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiation and the upcoming elections in Ethiopia. A statement extended to Sudan Tribune said Marial expounded Ethiopia’s longstanding support to his country, stressing how Ethiopians stood with the South Sudanese when they needed friends. He emphasized the importance of cooperation…

Sudanese authorities must make sure independent investigation is opened into Al-Udayyah events

Geneva – An armed force wearing police uniform opened fire at a peaceful sit-in in the Al-Udayyah neighborhood in West Kordofan, Sudan Wednesday morning, which killed a woman and injured seven people, Euro-Mediterranean Human Rights Monitor said in a statement. The state government should ensure that the investigation it opened into the incident is impartial and independent. Since their sit-in began on December 20, the protesters have been demanding improvements to…

Perthes, al-Nur discuss peace in Sudan

(KHARTOUM) - Volker Perthes Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Sudan, and Abdel Wahid al-Nur head of Sudan Liberation Movement (SLM-AW) discussed peace in Sudan in a meeting held on Thursday. Perthes is in the South Sudanese capital Juba as he would brief the UN Security Council about the ongoing efforts to achieve peace in Sudan and the democratic transition on 14 May. He is expected to discuss the peace…

US Tries to Help Resolve Ethiopian Dam Dispute

The United States is again stepping into efforts to resolve a dispute over Ethiopia's massive hydropower dam along an important Nile tributary. The new U.S. envoy to the Horn of Africa, Jeffrey Feltman, is visiting Egypt, Sudan, Eritrea and Ethiopia this week as part of Washington's new push to resolve the dispute. Tensions continue to rise among Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Internationally supported…

CEO and Co-Founder of Virgin Hyperloop Speaks to U.S. House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee on Emerging Mass Transportation Technology

Josh Giegel emphasized that hyperloop is a down payment towards a cleaner, more efficient transportation system, not only for the next decade, but the next century WASHINGTON, May 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, at the Transportation and Infrastructure Railroads, Pipelines, and Hazardous Materials Subcommittee hearing, “When Unlimited Potential Meets Limited Resources: The Benefits and Challenges of High-Speed Rail and Emerging Rail Technologies,” Josh Giegel, the CEO and Co-Founder of…

St Kitts and Nevis to Welcome Back International Cricket This Summer

LONDON, May 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Federation of St Kitts and Nevis will be hosting the 2021 Hero Caribbean Premier League this August and three one-day international matches in July. All thirty-three games will take place in St Kitts’ Warner Park Sporting Complex. The move demonstrates the islands’ efficient management of the COVID-19 pandemic, which has seen a total of 44 recorded cases, zero deaths and no community spread.…