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Zoomlion top executives honoured

B & FT Online 29 Nov 2021
Two executives from Zoomlion Ghana Limited have been honoured at this year’s Women’s Choice Awards Africa, 2021. They were the Managing Director of Zoomlion Ghana Limited, Mrs ... He said at Women’s Choice Awards Africa the collective voice of women is translated into a highly objective and consistent methodology.

Morocco halts all incoming flights because of virus variant

The Grio 29 Nov 2021
The ministry tweeted that the decision was taken to “preserve the achievements realized by Morocco in the fight against the pandemic, and to protect the health of citizens.” It noted the spread of omicron in Africa and Europe ... manage the surges of patients seen in nearby Europe.

Covid: Dutch police arrest quarantine hotel escapee couple

BBC News 29 Nov 2021
It comes after 13 people who arrived in Amsterdam on two flights from South Africa last week tested positive for the new coronavirus variant ... Local media are reporting that they managed to flee a quarantine hotel in the north-western Kennemerland region, where travellers from South Africa are currently in self-isolation.

(Hello Africa) Fruits of "eight major initiatives" display potential for China-Africa cooperation

Xinhua 29 Nov 2021
Silas Musyoka, Marketplace Operations manager at Kilimall in Nairobi, Kenya, envisions a brighter future for China-Africa cooperation in the digital economy, saying it will help revamp supply chains, promote unimpeded trade in high-quality products and create additional jobs for the youth.

Ardagh Group agrees to buy SA's biggest glass manufacturer Consol for R10 billion

Independent online (SA) 29 Nov 2021
It operates production facilities in South Africa, Kenya, Nigeria and Ethiopia ... Coulson said, “We are very pleased to expand our European and North America presence in glass packaging into Africa with the acquisition of Consol, a high-quality business, led by an excellent management team.

SANparks anticipates visitor cancellations due to fears of new Covid-19 variant

Independent online (SA) 29 Nov 2021
Johannesburg - AMID the uncertainty surrounding the new Covid-19 variant that was recently discovered in southern Africa, SANparks is preparing for international cancellations as numerous governments worldwide announce travel restrictions in and out of South Africa.

Munster’s Champions Cup matches in real doubt as they remain in South Africa

The Irish Times 29 Nov 2021
Munster’s upcoming Heineken Champions Cup games away to Wasps next Sunday week and Castres at Thomond Park six days later are in serious doubt as a result of their travelling squad being forced to remain in South Africa after PCR testing identified one positive case of Covid-19.

'Stock benchmarks may fall 5-10% from current levels'

The Times of India 29 Nov 2021
The ET poll of 20 money managers, research heads and strategists show that 30 per cent of ... With travel restrictions already cropping up after the variant of concern was detected in South Africa, money managers said renewed restrictions are driving investors to safe-haven assets.

Will the Covid-19 vaccines stop Omicron? Scientists are racing to find out

Straits Times 29 Nov 2021
Even as scientists began vigorous scrutiny of the new variant, countries around the world curtailed travel to and from nations in southern Africa, where Omicron was first identified ... Africa on Nov 16, 2021 ... "South Africa at least has managed to procure their own vaccines," he said.

Two Ghanaian cycling officials get top positions at UCI

Ghana Web 29 Nov 2021
Mr. Mohammed Sahnoon, President of the Ghana Cycling Federation (GCF) and Technical Director Mr. Shaaban Mohammed have received appointments on cycling's apex body - Union Cycling International (UCI). Mr ... Mr ... Shaaban Mohammed on the other hand is the President of Africa Para-Cycling Commission and the Operations Manager of the Ghana Olympic Committee. .

The evolution of the South African and global investment landscape

Independent online (SA) 28 Nov 2021
DFMs first launched in South Africa around 2010, mainly due to the introduction of the Financial ... There is no doubt that there are some remarkable smaller/boutique managers in South Africa ... Victoria Reuvers is Managing Director of Morningstar Investment Management South Africa.

Dakar meeting could be historic turning point

China Daily 28 Nov 2021
Africa vital to foreign policy ... The FOCAC creates mutual opportunities for China and Africa ... A report management and consultancy firm McKinsey issued in 2017 on Chinese enterprises operating in Africa said that they have created tens of thousands of jobs and nurtured higher- and mid-level managers in African countries.

Omicron variant puts world in a 'race against time', says EU Commission President

Henry Herald 28 Nov 2021
But South Africa and some of the other countries hit by the travel bans are pushing back ... "A combination of South Africa's capacity to test and its ramped-up vaccination programme, backed up by world class scientific community, should give our global partners the comfort that we are doing as well as they are in managing the pandemic.

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MENA FN 28 Nov 2021
He seeks to build partnership between Australia, the Asia-Pacific, and Africa and to promote capabilities in global health, international development policy, and disaster planning, management and response ... Cambodia (amongst others) as well as in a number of countries in Africa.

Morocco bans all incoming flights for two weeks starting November 29

Middle East Online 28 Nov 2021
The foreign ministry tweeted that the decision was taken to “preserve the achievements realized by Morocco in the fight against the pandemic, and to protect the health of citizens.” It noted the spread of Omicron in Africa and Europe.