Daily Archives: January 11, 2021

ATS Appoints Wencor as Exclusive Global Distributor of PMA Portfolio

Agreement also includes the EverLatch™ Cargo Door Latch, an STC-derived PMA product targeted at improving airline performance and reducing maintenance costs EVERETT, Wash., Jan. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — ATS (Aviation Technical Services) today announced an agreement with Wencor as sole distributor of its Part Manufacturer Approval (PMA) product line, approved by the FAA under […]

Rhotex Inc. Launches Environmentally-Sound Options to Crypto Mining

TORONTO, ON / ACCESSWIRE / January 11, 2021 / Rhotex ( www.rhotex.com ) has officially launched 3 miner cases configured with an in-built factory cooling system to ensure 100% efficiency as the chips generate heat. From Rhotex, this first of its kind innovation designed by seasoned crypto industry experts provides an environmentally responsible solution to […]

Conagen Begins Scale Up of Natural Sustainable Musk Macrocyclic Lactone Fragrance Materials

Musk portfolio includes familiar and completely novel aromas to bring precious, warm, and comforting scents to fine and household fragrances, personal care and beauty products. Bedford, Mass., Jan. 11, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Conagen announced today its breakthrough development in the commercial production of natural and sustainable macrocyclic musk lactones from natural substrates using its proprietary technology, […]

UNHCR Ethiopia COVID-19 and Operational Update 11 January 2021

802,821 Refugees and asylum seekers as of 31 December 2020 42,695 Handwashing facilities in camps 2,509 Health and community workers trained COVID-19 Operational Context As of 07 January 2021, the Ethiopian Ministry of Health (MoH) reported 127,227 coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and 1,966 deaths in the country. Ethiopia is currently registering the highest numbers of COVID-19

Regional Bureau for West and Central Africa Education Newsletter, December 2020

Refugee Education in West & Central Africa: 2020 Achievements 2020 has ended amidst multiple crises across the region, exacerbated by the COVID-19 global pandemic. It’s time for a quick look back to take stock of the efforts made to continue delivering education to those left furthest behind. UNHCR has delivered crucial support to Ministries of

Foreign Workers, Mostly Chinese, Flee Post-Election Violence in CAR

GAROUA BOULAY, CAMEROON – Cameroon authorities say more than 250 foreign workers, most of them Chinese, have fled post-election violence in the Central African Republic (CAR) to the border town of Garoua Boulay.  The foreign workers say they are being targeted by rebel groups disgruntled with the C.A.R.’s December 27 presidential election that saw Faustin-Archange

Facebook Shuts Down Accounts Linked to Ugandan Information Ministry

KAMPALA – Facebook has shut down several accounts of a network in Uganda linked to the country’s Ministry of Information. The social media company accused the network of using fake accounts to promote the ruling party and the president. The Facebook accounts shut down were allegedly linked to the “Citizens Interaction Center” at the Ministry

Globeleq Acquires Private Power Generation Company in Nigeria

LONDON, Jan. 11, 2021 /PRNewswire/ –Globeleq, a leading independent power generation company in Africa, has confirmed it will take a 74% majority equity stake in an existing Nigerian power business called CPGNL Limited (CPGNL), which will be rebranded as Globeleq Power Solutions Nigeria Limited. The current owner of the business, the Clean Energy Group, will […]