Emirates to launch services to Penang via Singapore

Emirates announced its plan to launch a new daily service from Dubai (DXB) to Penang International Airport (PEN), via Singapore (SIN), from 9 April 2020. Emirates’ flight to Penang will be a linked service with Singapore, allowing passengers to travel easily between the two cities while enjoying the airline’s award-winning service. Penang will become Emirates’ … More Emirates to launch services to Penang via Singapore

Samsung Expands Leadership with Smart Home Appliances

Samsung, the number-one selling brand of major appliances in America,1 is strengthening its broad, deep portfolio with the launch of innovative new products at the 2020 Kitchen and Bath Industry Show. A new premium slide-in range line, first-ever side-by-side Family Hub™ refrigerator, and a new level of clothing care with AirDresser™ offer the intelligent control and … More Samsung Expands Leadership with Smart Home Appliances

Kenya presents a USD40 billion opportunity for the private sector to invest in sustainable development

The Standard Chartered SDG Investment Map reveals an almost USD10 trillion (USD9.668 trillion) opportunity for private-sector investors across all emerging markets to help achieve the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), with Kenya representing USD40 billion of that total. The study identifies opportunities for the private sector to contribute to three infrastructure-focused goals between now and … More Kenya presents a USD40 billion opportunity for the private sector to invest in sustainable development

Liquid Telecom to launch first 5G wholesale roaming network service in South Africa

Leading pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom is to launch the first 5G wholesale roaming service in South Africa. Available from early 2020 in all major South African cities, this latest fifth generation of mobile internet connectivity will enable wholesale operators to create innovative, ultra-fast and scalable digital services for their customers. The 5G wholesale network … More Liquid Telecom to launch first 5G wholesale roaming network service in South Africa

The floating NPP has delivered its first 10 mln kWh of electric power to the Chukotka grid

The floating nuclear power plant (FNPP, a project by Rosenergoatom Joint-Stock Company, a part of Rosatom State Corporation) has delivered its first 10 mln kWh of electric power into the isolated network of the Chauny-Bilibino hub (the Chukotka Autonomous Region) since its connection to the grid on December 19, 2019. As of now, the FNPP … More The floating NPP has delivered its first 10 mln kWh of electric power to the Chukotka grid

Emirates marks 20 years of operations to Bahrain

On 25 January 2000, Emirates took off from Dubai International Airport headed for Bahrain. When the B777-200 landed, it marked a major milestone for the airline – its first flight to the country. Twenty years later, the route has gone from strength-to-strength, and since the first flight, more than 6.7 million passengers have flown with … More Emirates marks 20 years of operations to Bahrain

Kenya’s construction industry set for growth

Kenya’s construction industry is projected to grow, as a result of increasing demand for pre-engineered building solutions that reduce construction time and cost. The pre-engineered building solutions have revolutionized the construction industry by meeting the demand for innovative, cost-effective, and fast-paced construction of modern infrastructure. Mabati Rolling Mills, Chief Executive Officer, Mr. Andrew Heycott said … More Kenya’s construction industry set for growth

Russia and Ghana launch cooperation in nuclear education

University students from three Ghanaian universities are set to benefit from nuclear education programs from Russia’s Tomsk Polytechnic University commencing this month. Upcoming Ghanaian engineers, physicists, doctors and researchers will receive world-class masters and postgraduate education in nuclear subjects in Russia. The tuition fees for the full duration of education will be funded by the … More Russia and Ghana launch cooperation in nuclear education

Enjoy a Taste of Tradition this Lunar New Year with Emirates

Travellers flying with Emirates to and from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia & Vietnam are in for a treat this Lunar New Year. Available for a limited time only, a specially curated selection of festive goodies and traditional Chinese fare will be available onboard, as well as on ground at select Emirates airport lounges. Lunar New … More Enjoy a Taste of Tradition this Lunar New Year with Emirates