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Fiber Optic Testing Equipments Market Growth Rate, Demands etc To 2025

The Global Fiber Optic Testing Equipments Market report by UpMarketResearch.com provides a detailed analysis of the area marketplace expanding; competitive landscape; global, regional, and country-level market size; impact market players; market growth analysis; market share; opportunities analysis; product launches; recent developments; sales analysis; segmentation growth; technological innovations; and value chain optimization. This is a latest report, covering the current COVID-19 impact on …

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The Godfather of Ghana’s hiplife wants to build ‘Africa’s McDonalds’

Sitting in his pub in Ghana’s capital Accra, 56 year old Ghanaian rapper, Reginald Yaw Asante Osei popular known as Reggie Rockstone gives a snippet of his rap talent. Rapping about life and his desire to make an impact, Reggie Rockstone showcases his talent which never seems to fade. He birthed the Ghanaian hiplife genre which has become very popular …

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Kiko Davis is the only Black Woman in the U.S. with Her Own Bank

Meet Kiko Davis, the majority owner and stockholder of Detroit-based First Independence Bank, one of the top 10 largest Black-owned banks in the United States. This makes her the only Black woman in the country who owns a bank. During a 2018 interview with Rolling Out, she said that what makes her unique as an African American female leader is her ability …

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South African Airways Rescue Plan Details 26 Aircraft Fleet By 2021

South African Airways has set out the details of its Business Rescue Plan after entering bankruptcy protection in December 2019. The airline shared plans on June 16th to streamline its route network and increase its fleet to 26 aircraft by the end of 2021. SAA’s Business Rescue Plan The week has been pivotal for the future of South African Airways. …

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South Africa Moves Forward With New National Airline

The decision for South Africa to get a new national carrier was made official on 1st May by the country’s Department of Public Enterprises. The goal is to have a financially viable and competitive airline for the country, post-COVID-19. South Africa will see a new flag carrier rise from SAA’s ashes. Photo: Laurent ERRERA via Wikimedia Commons Is a new flag carrier …

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Ghana’s cocoa production relies on the environment, which needs better protection

Cocoa production has been the backbone of Ghana’s economy since the 1870s. It dominates the agricultural sector and contributes about 30% of the country’s export earnings. Cocoa employs about 800,000 farmers directly . It also supports the livelihoods of others in the commerce, service and industrial sectors of the Ghanaian economy. This makes it an important generator of revenue. Most …

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Tumble of global cocoa price causes Ghana $1bn deficit – COCOBOD

Ghana’s cocoa industry could suffer darker days ahead as the coronavirus pandemic has not just plunged cocoa prices on the world market but also stalled the current syndication process for loan facilities for the 2020/2021 crop season.  CEO of COCOBOD, Joseph Boahene Aidoo told JoyBusiness, the plunge in cocoa prices has so far caused the country $1 billion, fearing for …

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Beyoncé’s father invests in Nigerian music startup MePlaylist

Mathew Knowles, the father (and former manager) of artists Beyoncé and Solange Knowles, has made an undisclosed investment in Nigeria-based music startup, MePlaylist. MePlaylist is a music streaming platform founded by Olakunle Oladehin in 2017. Mathew Knowles (r) and Meplaylist Founder Oladehin The service is available across Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, South Africa, Zimbabwe, as well as the UK and …

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South African Airways Vacations® — 50% off for kids and more savings!

Fort Lauderdale, FL (March 2, 2020) – South African Airways Vacations® (SAA Vacations®), the leisure division of South African Airways, is offering a discount of 50% for children under age 18 on its popular “Best of South Africa” air-inclusive package. Starting from $4,999* (restrictions apply) person and $2,499* (restrictions apply) person for children under 18 years of age, this offer …

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