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C5 Capital Partner with the International Institute for Strategic Studies to Present Cybersecurity Innovation and the Middle East Panel
December 14, 2017

(AETOS Wire)-- C5 Capital Limited (“C5”), the technology investment specialist focused on investing in cloud, cyber and big data held a special seminar on Cybersecurity Innovation and the Middle East on Friday 8th December.

Moderated by Sean Kanuck, from the International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS) US, key issues for the Middle East were discussed by Mohammed Al Qaed, Bahrain Information and eGovernment Authority, General Keith Alexander, IronNet Cybersecurity (“IronNet”), Teresa Carlson, Amazon Web Services (“AWS”), Hadyah Fathalla, C5 Accelerate (“C5A”), Lt. General Sir Graeme Lamb, ITC Secure Networking (“ITC”) Advisory Council and Ron Moultrie, Chairman, C5 US.

During the seminar, panelists carried out a strategic review of 2017 and the"...

December 13, 2017

Falling prices have lured a big buyer to U.S.-grown, low-protein wheat, raising the prospect for farmers of more exports and the hope that the market for low-protein wheat may have reached its nadir.

U.S. wheat prices have tumbled 60 percent"...

December 9, 2017

Algerian customs authorities have seized a ship in the port of Algiers carrying three large containers loaded with Israeli made clothes and imported through a private company in Algiers from China, Echourouk newspaper reported.

The paper"...


December 14, 2017

A 14 metre tall Burj Khalifa made of gingerbread takes centre stage at Dubai Airports’ Winter Wonderland DXB now open at Dubai International’s Terminal 3, B gates. “Winter Wonderland DXB is the perfect way to get in the festive spirit just moments before jumping on a plane. An instagrammable village scene, set right in the middle of the airport, with entertainment for children and adults, visits"...

December 13, 2017

African presidents have this week reached a strong consensus to focus on regional integration, inclusive growth and youth empowerment in order to achieve continued and sustained development within the continent.

Regional leaders made the commitment at a recently-concluded event titled the Africa 2017 Forum in Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt.

The"...

December 13, 2017

Would an Africa in which Africans require no visas to travel boost prospects for intracontinental trade?

The African Union (AU) and many of the continent’s economic organisations think so and want it to be a reality by 2020. It is not an entirely original concept (the European Union already has a visa-free policy for its citizens), and many experts laud the AU’s position, at least in principle.

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December 13, 2017

Conrad Mupesa Herald Correspondent
Government has embarked on a major drive to upgrade and market the country’s unknown sacred sites, including secret passages that were used during the war of liberation. This is aimed at broadening the country’s tourism appeal, while increasing its contribution to economic development.

Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira said"...

December 13, 2017

During a recent talk, organized by the Royal Africa Society, Facebook and the Ghana 60 Years on Committee, Ghanaian President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo urged African leaders to free their people from a mindset of “dependence.”

During the talk he chronicled how Ghana and Cote D’Ivoire, and much of Africa,"...

December 13, 2017

French leisure airline Aigle Azur has placed an order for two Airbus A330-200s, which it will use to launch long-haul flights.

On Dec. 12, Aigle Azur said it had ordered a pair of Pratt & Whitney PW4000-powered A330s. The aircraft will be equipped with a three-class layout—including lie-flat"...