Saudi Arabia Launches New Anti-Human-Trafficking Measures

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia, March 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s National Committee to Combat Human Trafficking (NCCHT), in cooperation with the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and the International Organization of Migration (IOM), has launched a “National Referral Mechanism,” which outlines best practices for handling cases of trafficking in persons, specifying […]

VUMI® poursuit sa croissance exponentielle à travers le monde en ouvrant un nouveau bureau à Dubaï et en créant une gamme de produits spécialisés pour cette nouvelle région

DALLAS, 31 mars 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Le nouveau bureau de VUMI® à Dubaï est la prochaine étape de la croissance mondiale exponentielle de la société. Une nouvelle gamme de produits a été créée spécialement pour la région. VIP Universal Medical Insurance Group (VUMI®), un chef de file des produits d’assurance maladie internationale et des services médicaux […]

VUMI® continues its exponential growth globally by opening a new office in Dubai and creating a specialized product line for the new region

DALLAS, March 30, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — VUMI®’s new Dubai office is the next step in the company’s exponential global growth. A new product line has been specially created for the region. VIP Universal Medical Insurance Group (VUMI®), a leader in international health insurance products and VIP medical services, is pleased to announce the opening of a […]

Le COVID-19 pourrait être lourd de conséquences pour les populations sous-alimentées, malades et pauvres d’Afrique

La population relativement jeune du continent devrait constituer un facteur atténuant, mais les systèmes de santé limités, ainsi que l’incidence élevée de la malnutrition et de troubles tels que le VIH et la tuberculose, amplifieront son impact NAIROBI, Kenya, 30 mars 2020 /PRNewswire/ — L’impact de la pandémie du COVID-19 en Afrique sera probablement différent de ce […]

COVID-19 Likely to Exact a Heavy Toll Among the Malnourished, Sick, and Poor in Africa

The Continent’s Relatively Young Population Is Likely to Be a Mitigating Factor, but Constrained Health Systems and a High Incidence of Malnutrition and Such Conditions as HIV and Tuberculosis Will Magnify the Impact NAIROBI, Kenya, March 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — The impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in Africa will probably look different from what has […]

African countries beef up measures to contain spread of COVID-19

BEIJING— Countries in Africa have stepped up their efforts against the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure public health security, Xinhua news agency reported.A foreign national tested positive on Feb. 14 in Egypt, the first case of infection reported on the A…

17 killed in Africa from coronavirus: WHO

ANKARA— The World Health Organization (WHO) announced Thursday the death toll from the COVID-19 virus stood at at 17 in Africa as more countries on the continent recorded first cases in the past 24 hours.The WHO said “633 confirmed #COVID19 cases in #A…

Amid Challenges, South Sudan?Vaccination?Drive?Tackles?Measles

Shejirina Moni sits beside her children in front of their makeshift home in a shanty community in South Sudan’s capital Juba. Six of her children have died of various illnesses. She’s got three left.“The first one died at nine months. Another one died …

Snap Fitness Bringing Free At-Home Workouts To All Gym Junkies

Partnering with FitnessOnDemand™, global fitness giant will provide free 90-day access to virtual workout platform, which includes popular workouts from Sweat Factor, SH1FT, Daily Burn, and more CHANHASSEN, Minnesota, March 18, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Snap Fitness, the world’s premier 24/7 fitness brand, today announced a partnership with FitnessOnDemand™ to offer free 90-day global access to the […]

South Africa Comes Together Politically Against Coronavirus

JOHANNESBURG – The spread of novel coronavirus seems to have turned everything upside down in South Africa, including its usually fractious politics. As cases surged past 100, the nation was also treated to a startling show of political unity from Pre…