August 13, 2020
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August 4, 2020

August 3, 2020 (KHARTOUM) - Sudan Monday said that decisive progress was needed in negotiations over the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and called to discuss specific agenda during a period not exceeding two weeks.

Irrigation ministers from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia resumed Monday afternoon, virtual negotiations on the GERD filling and operation hosted by Cyril Ramaphosa head of the African Union and South Africa President.



August 13, 2020

Andersen Global announces its debut in Mali through a Collaboration Agreement with Bamako-based tax and legal firm Juri-Partner, adding a complementary presence as the organization continues its expansion in key markets throughout Africa.

One of the largest firms in Mali, Juri-Partner has grown to include three partners and more than 20 professionals, including two tax specialists. Managing Partner Mamadou Diarra and his team offer a full range of tax"...

August 13, 2020

• Group revenue up by almost 7% year-on-year to US$13.3 billion

• Pre-tax income (PTI) of US$332 million, up 38% year-on-year

• Net income up 31% year-on-year to US$213 million

• Software and services revenue* grew 38% year-on-year, to more than US$1 billion – now accounting"...

August 13, 2020
Velodyne Lidar, Inc. today announced a partnership with University of Nevada, Reno to advance research in transportation infrastructure. The university’s Nevada Center for Applied Research purchased and, in conjunction with the Nevada DOT and Nevada Governor’s Office of Economic Development, is using Velodyne’s lidar sensors in its Intelligent Mobility initiative to collect data aimed at making transportation more efficient, sustainable and safe. The program has integrated Velodyne Ultra Puck lidar sensors with traffic signals to detect, count and track pedestrians, cyclists and traffic to help improve traffic analytics, congestion management and pedestrian safety. These lidar sensors have been placed at crossing signs and intersections in the city of Reno, Nevada, and because lidar used today does not allow for facial recognition, these smart city applications can preserve trust and anonymity among the public. “Lidar-enhanced” roads can also communicate data to connected vehicles to support eco-drive and collision avoidance applications.......

August 13, 2020

Egypt and South Sudan have discussed developing and strengthening cooperation between the two countries in the medical sector.

Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed met with her South Sudanese counterpart Elizabeth Achuei in Juba, where they toured several medical centres in the capital, including the Egyptian Kidney and Dialysis Centre and the Juba Teaching Hospital.

Zayed is"...

August 13, 2020

CAIRO: The tripartite negotiations over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam have been postponed for a week at Sudan’s request.
The Sudanese Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation said it had asked for the postponement to consult over recent developments and the change in the negotiation agenda to include matters relating to water sharing among the Nile Basin countries.
It was agreed to push back the meeting by a week, provided that the ministers consulted over the agenda and the level of participation"...

August 13, 2020

DUBAI: Emirati and Sudanese authorities met to discuss cooperation in energy and infrastructure, state news agency WAM reported.

UAE’s Minister of Energy and Infrastructure Suhail Al-Mazrouei, Sudan’s Minister of Energy and Mining Khairy Abdel Rahman and Minister of Infrastructure Hashim Ibn Auf also discussed technological details of joint projects during the meeting on Tuesday.