EU scientists say 2021 was world’s fifth-hottest year on record

Published by Reuters UKBy Kate Abnett BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Last year was the world's fifth hottest on record, while levels of planet-warming carbon dioxide and methane in the atmosphere hit new highs in 2021, European Union scientists said. The EU's Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) said in a report on Monday that the last seven years were the world's warmest "by a clear margin" in records dating back to 1850…

Africa’s top 20 Best Places to Work revealed

LONDON, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Best Places to Work organization announced today the top 20 Best Places to Work in Africa for 2022. The program recently compiled its annual list based on the assessment of over 500 organizations operating across the continent. Findings from this year indicated that the top performing organizations in Africa continued to invest in creating a highly-engaged workforce, with an average engagement score of…

Cuentas Signs Binding Letter of Intent to Purchase SDI Black 011 LLC and Mango Tel LLC for $3.2M

Acquisition Will Expand Cuentas’ Retail and Mobile Reach and Drive Growth in Key Target Markets MIAMI, FL / ACCESSWIRE / January 10, 2022 / Cuentas, Inc. (NASDAQ:CUEN)(NASDAQ:CUENW) (“Cuentas”), a leading fintech provider of mobile banking and payment solutions, has signed a binding letter of intent to acquire the operations and distribution network of prepaid wireless and digital provider SDI Black 011 (SDI), as well as Mango Mobile and Black Wireless.…

‫الإعلاميان محمد اليحيائي وداهم القحطاني على شاشة “العربي: أخبار”

الدوحة قطر, 10 يناير / كانون الثاني 2022 /PRNewswire/ — انضم إلى تلفزيون “العربي: أخبار” مؤخراً الإعلاميان محمد اليحيائي وداهم القحطاني ، ليقدما برنامجي “خليج العرب” و”قراءة ثانية”.  سيقدّم الإعلامي العُماني محمد اليحيائي برنامج “قراءة ثانية” في شكله الجديد، إلى جانب المساهمة بإعداده، ويستقبل البرنامج ضيوفاً مختصين، وأكاديميين بارزين لقراءة أحداث ومفاهيم سياسية وتاريخية بشكل يزيل ما يحيط بها من مبالغات، أو انحياز غير موضوعي.  ولليحيائي خبرة تمتد إلى أكثر…

GoodWe rebrands, highlighting the role of smart tech in transforming the future of energy

SUZHOU, China, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — GoodWe has refreshed its brand in line with the evolution of the global new energy space, emphasizing on collaboration and digitalization. At the core of this new brand identity is GoodWe’s commitment to harnessing smart tech to drive the global energy transition and bring about a more sustainable future for all. GoodWe considers technological innovation a key brand pillar, and so both its…

Clayfin and BRAC Bank win Most Impactful Digital Platform award from IBS Intelligence

Implementation at the Bangladeshi Bank produced 100% digital transaction growth and 36% manual to digital conversion DUBAI, UAE, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Clayfin Technologies, a leading customer experience focused digital solutions provider for financial institutions, and BRAC Bank, have been awarded the 'Best Digital Channel/Platform Implementation Award – Most Impactful Platform' at IBSi Global FinTech Innovation Awards 2021. The award has been given in recognition of the collaborative implementation…

Virender Sehwag joins cricket NFT universe with Rario

NEW DELHI, Jan. 10, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Former Indian opening batsman and World Cup winning icon Virender Sehwag becomes the latest cricketing star to join the NFT bandwagon, as he signs on with leading cricket NFT platform Rario. Rario, the world’s first officially licensed cricket digital collectibles platform, enables fans to buy and trade NFTs of their favourite cricketers and international leagues. The partnership gives Rario the exclusive opportunity to…

MeMed raises $93M to accelerate commercialization of its host immune-response product portfolio

MeMed raises $93M to accelerate commercialization of its host immune-response product portfolio MeMed BV® test recently cleared for use by US FDA to aid in distinguishing between bacterial and viral infection on the point-of-need platform MeMed Key® HAIFA, Israel; BOSTON, MA; January 10th, 2022 – MeMed, a leader in host response technologies, today announces a $93 million private financing round, bringing total funding in the Company to over $200 million, including support…