Sudanese doctors rally against attacks

Published by Al-ArabyDozens of Sudanese doctors demonstrated Sunday in Khartoum to denounce attacks by security forces against medical personnel and doctors during pro-democracy rallies opposed to the October military coup. Carrying pictures of colleagues they say have been killed in the turmoil that has gripped Sudan over the past months, the doctors rallied dressed in their white uniforms, an AFP correspondent said. "During every protest they (security forces) fire tear…

‫ RedBlue Capital تبدأ جولة استثمار أولية بقيمة 28 مليون دولار مع شركة EVage المصنعة للمعدات الأصلية للمركبات التجارية الخفيفة الكهربائية بالكامل الرائدة في الهند

– واحدة من أكبر جولات الاستثمار الأولية في الهند نيودلهي، 16 يناير 2022 /PRNewswire/ — استثمرت شركة رأس المال الاستثماري RedBlue Capital ومقرها الولايات المتحدة مبلغ وقدره 28 مليون دولار أمريكي في EVage – الشركة المصنعة للمعدات الأصلية للمركبات التجارية الكهربائية بالكامل الرائدة في الهند لتوريد الشاحنات الكهربائية لأساطيل التوصيل الرئيسية مثل شريك خدمة التوصيل في أمازون الهند. تعد هذه من بين أكبر جولات الاستثمار الأولية لأي شركة هندية ناشئة وستسمح لشركة…

CGTN America launches ‘Together For A Shared Future’ media action

BEIJING, Jan. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — CGTN America launches the “Together For A Shared Future” media action. The program includes the video messages of high-profile guests, expectations from a senior IOC member and Olympic athletes on the upcoming 2022 Beijing Winter Olympics, as well as celebrations of Chinese New Year of Tiger in Washington, D.C. China Media Group President and Editor-in-Chief Shen Haixiong delivered an online video message introducing the world…

Covid-19: Covax delivers one billionth vaccine dose

The Covax scheme aimed at equitable global access to Covid-19 vaccines hit a “key milestone” Saturday when it delivered its one billionth dose, one of its key backers said. The Covax facility was set up in 2020 by the World Health Organization, Gavi the Vaccine Alliance and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations to ensure that poorer countries can access the vaccines needed to battle the pandemic. “Covax has delivered…

Covid-19: Covax delivers one billionth vaccine dose

The Covax scheme aimed at equitable global access to Covid-19 vaccines hit a “key milestone” Saturday when it delivered its one billionth dose, one of its key backers said. The Covax facility was set up in 2020 by the World Health Organization, Gavi the Vaccine Alliance and the Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness Innovations to ensure that poorer countries can access the vaccines needed to battle the pandemic. “Covax has delivered…

US: A week after Bronx fire, families to bury their loved ones

A Bronx community gathers on Sunday to pay its final respects to perished loved ones, a week after a fire filled an apartment building with thick, suffocating smoke that killed 17 people, including eight children.The mass funeral, to begin at the Islamic Cultural Center at 10 am, will culminate a week of prayers and mourning within a close-knit community hailing from West Africa. All of those being buried on Sunday…

UN Agency Calls for International Action to End Sahel Conflict

GENEVA — UNHCR, the U.N. Refugee Agency is calling for international action to end the armed conflict in Africa’s Central Sahel region, a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of people and displaced more than 2.5 million over the last decade.Data from the Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project finds violence in Burkina Faso, Mali, and Niger caused more than 4,660 deaths in the first six months of…

Media Development Institute procures equipment through USAID funding

The Media Development Institute (MDI) on Thursday unveiled equipment they purchased through funding from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the institute’s administrators said. MDI is the training and capacity building wing of the Association for Media Development in South Sudan (AMDISS) and the support from USAID is aimed at bolstering the training of journalism students. The gadgets included cameras, tape recorders, and hard drives among others. Ayaa…