From : Blog>>Africa's BlogResults show Pipeline device offers safe and effective treatment of large and giant aneurysms
MANSFIELD, Mass. - Tuesday, June 18th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Covidien (NYSE:COV), a leading global provider of healthcare products, today announced that the final results of the PUFs (Pipeline for Uncoilable or Failed Aneurysms) clinical study of its Pipeline™ embolization device have been published in the June issue of Radiology.1 Radiology is the official peer-reviewed medical journal [More]
From : Blog>>Africa's BlogRealize top class[Note 1] low ON-resistance performance and high-speed switching
TOKYO - Tuesday, June 18th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced the introduction of a 30V voltage power MOSFET line-up for general-purpose DC-DC converters used in base stations and servers. The products use the latest 8th generation low-voltage trench structure and achieve the highest class[Note 1] of low ON-resistance and high-speed switching. Mass production [More]
[Oxfam]Under the title "The Power of People against Poverty", Oxfam has adopted a new strategic plan that shifts the focus of its work onto the empowerment of people to shape their own future free from poverty.
[IDS]For most doctoral students in International Development the three or four years spent undertaking a PhD can feel like a prison sentence. I, and my fellow PhD colleagues at the Institute of Development Studies (IDS), spend the majority of our time confined to a desk and only get 'let out' for a period of intensive fieldwork. As we finally begin to throw off the shackles of the PhD, submitting the draft of our thesis, we ask ourselves what impact our work has had, if any, in the wider world. We ask ourselves
From : Blog>>Africa's BlogLes résultats montrent que l'appareil Pipeline offre un traitement sûr et efficace contre les anévrismes importants
MANSFIELD, Massachusetts - Mardi 18 Juin 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)--Covidien (NYSE : COV), un fournisseur mondial de premier plan de produits de soin de santé, a annoncé aujourd'hui que les résultats définitifs de l'étude clinique PUFs (Pipeline for Uncoilable or Failed Aneurysms) de son appareil d'embolisation Pipeline™ ont été publiés dans le numéro de juin de la revue [More]
[MSF]An outbreak of malaria in Lulingu, South Kivu, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), is affecting large numbers of people, prompting an emergency response by international medical organisation Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF), whose teams have treated more than 2,500 people since the start of May.
[AI London]A recent one-year prison sentence handed down against a prominent opposition activist in Egypt is the latest attempt by the government to silence criticism, Amnesty International said today while calling for the conviction to be quashed and for him to be released.
[HRW]Dar es Salaam -Tanzanians who are most at risk of HIV face widespread police abuse and often can't get help when they are victims of crime, Human Rights Watch and the Wake Up and Step Forward Coalition (WASO) said in a report released today.
[HRW]Nairobi -Satellite images confirm the wholesale destruction of villages in Central Darfur in an attack in April 2013 by a militia leader sought by the International Criminal Court, Human Rights Watch said today.
[Vanguard]It was against the background of "light", which in modern times we could term transparency that the work of creation began on earth. We can deduce that without transparency as a first modus operandus of governance, nothing good could result from our transformation efforts.
From : Blog>>Africa's BlogGemalto provides the TSM as a hosted service
AMSTERDAM - Monday, June 17th 2013 [BUSINESS WIRE/ ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Regulatory News:
Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces the selection by Keolis, a major private sector transport group in France, to provide and operate the Allynis Trusted Service Management (TSM) services for the NFC mobile ticketing roll out in the territory of Caen la mer. After a detailed tender process, the Caen [More]
From : Blog>>robesmariee's Blog Prenez votre couteau pour un graveur.Avoir le graveur mettre vos noms et votre date de mariage sur le couteau.Vous pouvez également inclure un mot ou dire que vous aimez comme \"Forever \".
Demandez à votre fleuriste de mariage à concevoir une boutonnière qui correspond aux couleurs que vous allez utiliser sur la table de gâteau de robe de soirée sexy mariage.Dites à votre fleuriste qui est la boutonnière pour le couteau à gâteau pour qu'elle sait le faire différemment boutonnières régulières [More]
Saif al-Islam, the son of slain Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi, and other former top regime officials will stand trial in August for crimes committed during the 2011 uprising, an aide to the prosecutor says.
A Moroccan editor has been handed a two month suspended prison sentence for defamation, after writing that an Islamist minister had organised a lavish, alcohol-fuelled dinner during an official trip abroad.
[Informer]The Rural Human Rights Activists Programme (RHRAP) has successfully ended a two-day psycho-socio, Trauma Healing and Conflict Management Workshop for inmates at the Gbarnga Central Prison in Bong County. The workshop was held from June 6-7, 2013.
From : Blog>>Africa's BlogINGELHEIM, Germany - Monday, June 17th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
Published online in Circulation, results from RELY-ABLE®, the RE-LY® extension study, support long-term safety of Pradaxa® (dabigatran etexilate) in patients with non-valvular atrial fibrillation
Pradaxa® is the only novel oral anticoagulant with controlled long-term clinical trial data extending beyond 4 years of ongoing treatment
The long-term results contribute to the growing body of data reinforcing Pradaxa® as an important [More]
[VOA]Leading NGOs held a briefing June 12 to discuss issues they hope will figure prominently at the G8 Summit in Lough Erne, Northern Ireland. Among them are food security, nutrition, tax havens, transparency, and mining.
[Oxfam]During the two days of the G8 Summit, which starts today, $2.2 billion in illicit flows will have hemorrhaged from developing countries into tax havens1 and land one and a half times the size of Manhattan sold off to foreign investors2.
[Daily Trust]A coalition of Civil Society Organizations under the banner of Pan Africa International Leadership Award Foundation has honoured a House of Reps member, Tukur Mohammed Adamu, ,for projects execution.
[Daily Trust]Lagos -Few days ago, some Civil Society Organisations, under the auspices of OneVoice, met media practitioners in Lagos. The forum was said to have been initiated with the sole aim of having a common ground where both parties can strive for good governance in Nigeria.
[Daily Trust]Kaduna -Leadership of the Arewa Progressive Group yesterday warned the special adviser to the President on media and publicity, Dr. Reuben Abati, over his attack on former chairman of the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC), Mallam Nuhu Ribadu.
[Daily Trust]Lafia -Nasarawa Accountability Group (NAG), a political pressure group, yesterday, declared that of the 36 state governments, Governor Umaru Tanko Al-Makura's government is the most vulnerable because of certain indices that are capable of setting off obstacles in the way of service delivery.
From : Blog>>Africa's BlogIntroduction of the world's first MFP and Barcode Printer line up with re-usable paper; focus on optimal management transparency with smart sustainable business solution
TOKYO - Monday, June 17th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE/ME NewsWire)-- TOSHIBA TEC (TOKYO:6588) today unveiled its 2013-2015 global business strategy for its Printing Solutions Business with a strong emphasis on the Retail & Hospitality industry.
Toshiba TEC's Printing Solution Business will introduce its innovative [More]
From : Blog>>Africa's BlogTreatment indicated for patients with transfusion-dependent anaemia due to myelodysplastic syndromes (MDS) with an isolated chromosomal abnormality called deletion 5q
BOUDRY, Switzerland - Monday, June 17th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Celgene International Sàrl (NASDAQ: CELG) was today notified that the European Commission (EC) has amended the marketing authorisation for REVLIMID®. This decision means that REVLIMID is now approved to treat patients with transfusion-dependent anaemia [More]
[Daily Trust]Lagos -The Carter Center, founded by a former United Sates President Jimmy Carter, has expressed appreciation to the Sir Emeka Offor Foundation, SEOF, for its generous donation of $250,000 to the Center. In a letter to SEOF Founder and Chairman of Chrome Group, Sir Emeka Offor, dated May 23,this year, the Carter Center commended its donor for the "generous contribution of $250,000 to aid the fight against blindness in Southeast Nigeria."
[Leadership]In most places in Nigeria, especially in the North, girl-child is at disadvantage compared to their male counterparts in terms of education. Yahaya Sarki writes on the efforts of Non Governmental Organisations in promoting the girl child education.
[Ghanaian Chronicle]The Deputy Minister for Employment and Labour Relations, Antwi-Boasiako Sekyere has disclosed that his outfit would soon invite some Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) registered with the ministry for dialogue on child labour and other related issues.