Bombardier célèbre la livraison du premier biréacteur CRJ900 à Uganda Airlines

Premier exploitant à offrir la nouvelle cabine ATMOSPHÈRE de la CRJ Series en Afrique MONTRÉAL, 16 avr. 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Avions commerciaux a célébré aujourd’hui la livraison des deux premiers biréacteurs régionaux CRJ900 de quatre avions commandés par Uganda National Airlines Company, en juillet 2018. Cette nouvelle compagnie aérienne a choisi Bombardier et ses biréacteurs […]

Bombardier Celebrates Delivery of First CRJ900 Aircraft to Uganda Airlines

First operator of the new CRJ Series ATMOSPHÈRE cabin in Africa MONTRÉAL, April 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier Commercial Aircraft today celebrated the delivery of the first two of four CRJ900 aircraft ordered by Uganda National Airlines Company in July 2018. The new airline has selected Bombardier and the CRJ900 regional jets fitted with […]

Acumen Announces Nearly $70 Million Close of For-Profit Off-Grid Energy Fund through its subsidiary Acumen Capital Partners

The fund, KawiSafi Ventures, is accelerating access to clean energy solutions for low-income populations in East Africa NEW YORK, April 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Acumen, the nonprofit that invests philanthropic capital in companies and leaders tackling poverty, today announced the approximately $70 million close of for-profit fund, KawiSafi Ventures, through Acumen Capital Partners. After investing […]

SANY’s business performance of 2018 hits the best record in history

CHANGSHA, China, April 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — SANY Heavy Industry (hereinafter referred to as SANY) released the annual report of 2018, saying that the enterprise achieved annual sales revenue of 55.822 billion yuan (8.329 billion USD), year-on-year growth of 45.61 per cent; the net profit attributable to shareholders of the listed company reached 913 million […]

Uganda Dangles Asylum for Sudan’s Deposed Bashir

KAMPALA, UGANDA Uganda says it will consider giving asylum to Sudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir, who was deposed by his country’s military last week.”If President Omar Bashir applies for asylum in Uganda, that is a matter that can be considered b…

Uganda Dangles Asylum for Sudan’s Deposed Bashir

KAMPALA, UGANDA Uganda says it will consider giving asylum to Sudan’s former president Omar al-Bashir, who was deposed by his country’s military last week.”If President Omar Bashir applies for asylum in Uganda, that is a matter that can be considered b…

Study: Natural Disasters Double Likelihood of Child Poverty

LONDON Children in some disaster-prone regions are twice as likely to be living in chronic poverty, according to new research.A report from the London-based Overseas Development Institute (ODI) looks at the impact of natural disasters across different …

Police speaks out on Exodus SACCO activities

Our attention has been drawn to videos, photos and online articles making rounds on social media about the ongoing activities at the Police Exodus Savings and Credit Scheme [Exodus SACCO].The photos, videos and online articles portray police officers i…

Police speaks out on Exodus SACCO activities

Our attention has been drawn to videos, photos and online articles making rounds on social media about the ongoing activities at the Police Exodus Savings and Credit Scheme [Exodus SACCO].The photos, videos and online articles portray police officers i…