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Seaweed a model solution for fighting climate change

Seaweed a model solution for fighting climate change THUWAL, Saudi Arabia, Oct. 07, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Seaweed, as its unfortunate name suggests, can be a nuisance. It makes a mess of beautiful beaches. It bobs up and down in the waves in an unsightly blob. And it sticks to unsuspecting swimmers as they try […]

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Les algues : une solution modèle pour lutter contre le changement climatique

Les algues : une solution modèle pour lutter contre le changement climatique THUWAL, Arabie saoudite, 07 oct. 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Les algues, ou mauvaises herbes marines, peuvent être une nuisance, comme leur nom le suggère. Elles souillent les belles plages. Elles flottent de haut en bas dans les vagues, formant des amas inesthétiques. Et […]

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Customertimes Announces CT Vision on Salesforce AppExchange, the World’s Leading Enterprise Cloud Marketplace

Customertimes’ customers can now benefit from a powerful Retail Execution mobile app. NEW YORK, Oct. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Customertimes announces that it has launched CT Vision on Salesforce AppExchange, empowering customers to streamline and enhance the Retail Execution process. A Salesforce-native solution and part of the award-winning CT Mobile suite of products, CT Vision […]

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Finacity, a White Oak Company, Facilitates Consumer Loan Funding Program for Express Credit Group’s African Lending Operations

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Finacity Corporation, a White Oak Company, (“Finacity”) announced that it has successfully completed the facilitation of a new consumer loan funding program for Express Credit Group’s Botswana specialty finance operations (”Express Credit”). The new facility will purchase loans from Express Credit through a newly created special purpose […]

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Posted in Science & Technology

UN: ‘Transitional Justice’ Key to Unblocking Vicious Cycle of Violence in DR Congo

GENEVA — A report by U.N. human rights chief Michele Bachelet finds some progress has been made in the human rights situation in the Democratic Republic of Congo. However, the report finds extensive violations and abuses continue unabated in North Kivu…

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Verstappen: losing F1 title race ‘won’t change my life’

Berlin, Max Verstappen is not obsessed with winning the Formula One world championship as he said losing a tense title duel with Lewis Hamilton won’t be the end of the world for him. “You cannot force things. You just have to work well and work hard to…

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Player charged with attempted murder after attacking referee

Sao Paulo, A Brazilian soccer player has been charged with attempted murder after he brutally kicked a referee in the head during a lower league game in the south of the country.The player, William Ribeiro of Sport Club Sao Paulo, attacked the referee …

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Barcelona backed Super League due to FFP concerns – CEO

Barcelona, Barcelona’s CEO has said the club supported the European Super League to enforce tighter financial controls on teams as UEFA’s financial fair play (FFP) model plays into the hands of state-backed clubs such as Paris St Germain and Manchester…

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Posted in Industry

Google to Invest $1 Billion in Africa Over Five Years

LAGOS — Google plans to invest $1 billion in Africa over the next five years to ensure access to fast and cheaper internet and will back startups to support the continent’s digital transformation, it said on Wednesday.The unit of U.S. tech company Alph…

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Nobel Prize in Literature Awarded to Tanzanian Novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah

This year’s Nobel Prize in Literature has been awarded to Tanzanian novelist Abdulrazak Gurnah for his body of work detailing the refugee experience and how colonialism shaped African culture.At a news conference at the Swedish Academy’s headquarters i…

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