Roche enters partnership with Jhpiego to improve cervical and breast cancer outcomes for women in resource-constrained countries

Roche and Jhpiego are supporting the implementation of sustainable cervical and breast cancer programs through a new partnership designed to meet the needs of underserved women and patients in low-resource settings, where the disease burden is highest. The collaboration aims to increase access to quality screening, early detection, diagnostics and treatment in order to help […]

Huawei Cloud Pledges to Build Global Startup Ecosystem, to Enable 10,000 High-Potential Startups in Three Years

SHENZHEN, China, Sept. 15, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Today, at the Huawei Cloud Global Startup Founders Summit held in Shenzhen, Huawei Cloud announced their commitment to building a global startup ecosystem and three key initiatives to accelerate startup growth: an innovative cloud platform, startup acceleration programs, and business resources. Joined by several veteran venture capitalists, they […]

Madison Realty Capital Originates $85 Million Loan for Luxury Condominiums on Fisher Island in Miami, Florida

Loan Facilitates Acquisition of Last Remaining Development Site on Exclusive Island NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Madison Realty Capital, a vertically integrated real estate private equity firm focused on debt and equity investment strategies, today announced that it has provided an $85 million loan to The Related Group (“Related”), BH Group, Teddy […]

Heart Aerospace unveils new airplane design, confirms Air Canada and Saab as new shareholders

Swedish electric airplane maker Heart Aerospace today unveiled significant design updates to its first electric aircraft and confirmed Air Canada, one of North America’s largest airlines and Saab, the Swedish aerospace and defense- company, as new minority shareholders. Gothenburg, Sweden, Sept. 15, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Swedish electric airplane maker Heart Aerospace today unveiled significant […]

UN Lauds Kenya For Peaceful Election And Smooth Power Transition

The United Nations (UN) has praised Kenyans for the peaceful election and smooth transition of power that demonstrated a mature democracy. The UN Resident Coordinator in Kenya Dr. Stephen Jackson…

PLWDs Lament Being Shortchanged In Nominations Slots

Persons living with disability (PLWDs) in Baringo want a court injunction to halt the swearing-in of members of county assembly (MCAs) on September 21 citing lack of inclusivity as none…

The Disabled Lament Lack Of Representation In Assemblies

An organization for people with disability has lamented that persons in this category were left out in the Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) nomination slots in 21 County Assemblies…

Appropriate Technology Essential For Increased Food Production

It is true that there is a shortfall in the production of food crops this season due to various factors, either natural or farmers’ faults. Erratic climatic conditions, particularly drought…

Barasa Sworn In As Second Kakamega Governor

Fernandez Barasa has been sworn in as the second Governor of Kakamega, succeeding Wycliffe Oparanya, who has served his constitutional two terms. Kakamega High Court Presiding Judge, Dorah Chepkwony, administered…

Fishermen Urged To Embrace Cage Fish Farming

The dwindling of natural fish in Lake Victoria has made some residents of Mukuyu Bay in Migori County turn to cage fish farming. The Managing Director Bay Rise Cage Fish…

Appeal For Consolidated Efforts To Enhance Mitigation

The number of food-poor households in Meru County has been on an upward trend since July this year. Chairing the county steering group meeting in his boardroom, County Commissioner, Fred…

Fuel prices jump in Kenya after subsidies cut

Fuel prices in Kenya surged to record highs on Thursday after the new government slashed subsidies, piling on misery for a population already facing deep economic hardship. The price of…

William Ruto is now in charge of Kenya’s shaky economy: where to start

Kenya’s President William Ruto, sworn in as new President on 13 September 2022, has inherited an economy saddled with debt, inflation, joblessness and national pessimism. The International Monetary Fund has…

New broom Ruto’s radical sweep in Kenya

BY turning the tables against his predecessor and former boss on some divisive policies, William Ruto has hit the ground running in his reign as president of Kenya. After the…