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Wike, Another Promise Fulfilled – :::…The Tide News Online:::…

On Thursday, May 31, 2018, Governor Nyesom Wike commissioned 11 roads with concrete drains in Omoku, headquarters of Ogba/Egbema/Ndoni Local Government Area (ONELGA), Rivers State.Decked in colourful ceremonial clothes and symbols of office that reflect the cultural diversity of ONELGA, the traditional rulers of the various communities led by His Majesty, Professor Anele Nwokoma, Eze Egi III, added pomp and pageantry to the occasion, which attracted a mammoth crowd.Performing the tape cutting function and recounting the projects his team inspected…

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Bombay HC asks government to immediately hire doctors in Melghat and Nandurbar due to malnutrition

— By Agencies | Jun 25, 2018 08:04 am Mumbai: The Bombay High Court has   directed the Maharashtra government to take immediate steps to fill up vacancies of doctors and expert assistant medical staff in tribal areas of Melghat and Nandurbar that are known for high rates of malnutrition. A bench of Justices Naresh Patil and GS Kulkarni also suggested that the government tie up with some private health care specialists and hospitals to ensure that some doctors and essential medical aid…

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Be more than just about the numbers, says PwC Jamaica’s Territory Leader, Leighton McKnight to professional accountants at ICAC conference

PwC speaker gives presentation PwC speaker gives presentation Nassau, Bahamas – PwC Jamaica’s Territory Leader, Leighton McKnight is challenging regional professional accountants to look beyond the numbers and get more involved in nation building through more focus on corporate social responsibility. McKnight was speaking at the Institute of Chartered Accountants of the Caribbean’s (ICAC) 36th Caribbean Conference of Accountants held in the Bahamas from 21-23 June. His motivational address titled Corporate social responsibility: a key ingredient to life as a…

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Fake News: What Conventional Phone Companies & Carriers Don’t Want You to Know About Hosted VoIP – Corporate Social Responsibility News Today

Fake News: What Conventional Phone Companies & Carriers Don’t Want You to Know About Hosted VoIP – Corporate Social Responsibility News Today – EIN News Trusted News Since 1995 A service for global professionals · Monday, June 25, 2018 · 452,969,338 Articles · 3+ Million Readers News Monitoring and Press Release Distribution Tools Press Releases Events & Conferences Source link

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Fairgrounds plans a new facelift as competition becomes stiff

The newly appointed Fairgrounds Holdings Chief Executive Officer Gorata Gabaraane looks to position the organization as a premier player and leader in the meetings,incentive,conferences and exhibitions (MICE)sector of hospitality and tourism industry.  Gabaraane who previously served at Botswana Investment and Trade Centre and Cresta group amongst other organisations, has this week revealed her intentions to turn Fairgrounds holdings into an upmarket lifestyle hub.  “Infrastructure development is key and urgent for us here at Fairgrounds holdings. The organisation is at its…

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How new startups are marrying technology with behavioral insights in the fitness sector

Sunaina Khurana started hitting the gym regularly when she was in college. Over the years, boredom set in about the treadmill run routine. A personal trainer was an expensive option. Soon, monotony set in. Then came a foot injury that rendered the 35-year-old product manager at a dating app unfit for running. As her health started to take a beating, Khurana started looking out for other fitness options and came across alternative workouts. Four months ago, she joined Cult, a…

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Bombay HC asks Maharashtra government to immediately hire doctors in tribal belt of Melghat- The New Indian Express

By PTI MUMBAI: The Bombay High Court has directed the Maharashtra government to take immediate steps to fill up vacancies of doctors and expert assistant medical staff in tribal areas of Melghat and Nandurbar that are known for high rates of malnutrition. A bench of Justices Naresh Patil and GS Kulkarni also suggested that the government tie up with some private health care specialists and hospitals to ensure that some doctors and essential medical aid can be sent to such…

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Five young entrepreneurs nominated for JCC Award | Outlook

  The Jamaica Chamber of Commerce celebrates its 36th Annual Awards Ceremony, under the theme ‘People, Purpose and Passion’. This theme boldly envisages the mandate of the JCC, to connect Jamaican people to the passions that will fuel them to their ultimate purpose. This year’s award ceremony celebrates the people and companies that are excelling in their pursuit of purpose and who have blazed a trail in the areas of financial performance, business growth and innovation throughout the year. Five young…

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Mukul Madhav Foundation organises geriatric camp in Satara

By: Express News Service | Pune | Published: June 24, 2018 9:03:07 am Finolex Industries Ltd (FIL) and its Corporate Social Responsibility partner Mukul Madhav Foundation (MMF) organised a Geriatric Camp at Kudal PHC (Primary Health Centre) in Satara. As many as 200 senior citizens participated in the day-long camp, which was overlooked by a team of specialists. “…we wanted to serve one of the most neglected sections in our society — the senior citizens… ,” said Ritu Prakash Chhabria,…

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Euronext Vigeo names Xerox One of Top 50 US Tech Companies for Sustainability, Citizenship

United States : Euronext Vigeo names Xerox One of Top 50 US Tech Companies for Sustainability, Citizenship Jun 23, 2018 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) — Xerox Corporation has been named to the Euronext Vigeo index: U.S. 50; the 50 most advanced technology companies in the United States. The Euronext Vigeo index recognizes companies who do business in Europe for achieving the most advanced environmental, social and governance performances. Euronext is the primary stock exchange in the Eurozone, operating four…

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‘Our packaged way of life creates growing mountains of waste’

While dire images of plastic in water bodies and open piles of garbage pop up with alarming regularity, there are no proper systems in place in India. Namita Devidayal speaks to Assa Doron and Robin Jeffrey, authors of Waste of a Nation: Garbage and Growth in India. Excerpts: Why did Indians start generating so much waste? This was certainly not the case in the 1960s. The growing production and use of consumer goods after ‘liberalisation’ in 1991 is the reason.…

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It’s not easy spending N40m monthly on power generation – Gulabi, MD, Jubilee Syringe :: Bestnaira.com

    By Dapo Akinrefon Engr. Zubeyir Gulabi is the Managing Director, Jubilee Syringe Manufacturing Company. In this interview, he explains the challenges and prospects facing the manufacturing of syringe in Nigeria. He also shares how Jubilee Syringe has assisted the host community in Akwa Ibom State and the assistance the state government has given the company. Excerpts: Zubeyir Gulabi How have you been sourcing power for your factory? Is it self-sourced or government sourced? Here we are running two…

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VAG and NLA strike a deal to streamline lotto operations

By Amadu Sanah, GNA Accra, June 23, GNA – The National Lottery Authority (NLA) and the Veterans Administration of Ghana (VAG) had struck a deal aimed to streamline lotto operations. Under this, NLA would officially take over the VAG lottery and in return the latter is going to receive monthly cash payment of GH¢120,000.00 for the upkeep of retired soldiers. The Authority, additionally, would be providing vehicles to the Veterans Administration every seven years and to also build a sports…

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Jardiance® reduced risk of kidney disease progression in adults with type 2 diabetes and established cardiovascular (CV) disease independent of control of conventional CV risk factors

RIDGEFIELD, Conn. and INDIANAPOLIS, June 23, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Boehringer Ingelheim and Eli Lilly and Company LLY, -0.17% today announced findings from two new analyses of the landmark EMPA-REG OUTCOME [®] trial, presented at the 78 [th] American Diabetes Association (ADA) Scientific Sessions [®] . Results include a post-hoc analysis demonstrating consistent effects for Jardiance [®] versus placebo on…

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IYSA Josh Football Academy – A community-based football programme standing out among the crowd | Soccer

It has been 18 years now since Arup Das founded the Indian Youth Soccer Association (IYSA) in New Delhi. Back then, the non-profit organization was founded to promote the sport of football among young children in the national capital. Arup, a certified C-License coach, was working under a British coach at the academy of Shri Ram School in Gurgaon when the idea to conduct football leagues for young kids was conceived. Soon, the non-profit organization was organizing U7, U9, U11…

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Digital innovation and investment in youth key to economic take-off

By SIMON NJUGUNA A monthly inflight magazine this month features an inspiring story of a young Kenyan who is transforming education and learning in great bounds through innovative technology. The interactive tool he has developed brings a whole new experience to the way pupils and teachers source for, share and reproduce knowledge in an instant through desktops, tablets or mobile phones. Starting off a few years back with a small number of students, the app has achieved a digital scale-up…

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