Africa Finance Corporation (“AFC” or “the Corporation”) (www.AfricAFC.org), the leading infrastructure development finance institution in Africa, announces its successful acquisition of a loan facility from the Export-Import Bank of China (“CEXIM”) of a US$200m 5-year loan and a US$100m 5-year stand-by facility for general corporate purpose. The facility from CEXIM marks AFC’s inaugural financing facility from the People’s Republic of China (PRC). This follows the Corporation’s strategic focus to build a broad coalition of investors by diversifying its fundraising activities to include all sources of institutional capital in East Asia, in addition to its existing partners in Europe & North America. Apart from the medium-term liquidity that this proposed facility will provide, it will also further provide contingent funding support which is particularly important for liquidity risk management as well as opening up … [Read more...] about Africa Finance Corporation (AFC) acquires inaugural US$300 million facility from Export-Import Bank of China
Market Research Nest MarketResearchNest.com adds “Global AFC Systems Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” new reports to its research. PUNE, INDIA, August 31, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- MarketResearchNest.com adds “Global AFC Systems Market 2018 by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023” new reports to its research database. The report spread across 135 pages with tables and figures in it. An automated fare collection (AFC) system is the collection of components that automate the ticketing system of a public transportation network - an automated version of manual fare collection. An AFC system is usually the basis for integrated ticketing. This report focuses on the AFC Systems in global market, especially in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific, South America, Middle East and Africa. This report categorizes the market based on manufacturers, regions, type and application. Inquire before Buying … [Read more...] about AFC Systems Market (Hardware & Software) by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application, Forecast to 2023
THE JUICE: As pushback to N.Y. Times’ A1 boys’-club photo, the White House yesterday blast-emailed a pic from Monday, “An Oval Office Chat,” showing the women in his inner circle: “President Barack Obama meets with senior advisors in the Oval Office, Jan. 8, 2013. Attending, from left, are: Kathryn Ruemmler, Counsel to the President; Mike Froman, Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economics; Chief of Staff Jack Lew; Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett; Counselor to the President Pete Rouse; Nancy-Ann DeParle, Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy; Senior Advisor David Plouffe; and Director of Communications Dan Pfeiffer. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza).” Click to second pic. http://1.usa.gov/WRUxXe --See the photo from Dec. 29, also by Pete Souza, that the NYT fronted. (Only sign of a female is Valerie’s leg.) http://nyti.ms/XmI7Je Story Continued Below NRA TELLS PLAYBOOK it has gained over 100,000 new paid members in the … [Read more...] about 11 days to inaug — NRA MEMBERSHIP SURGES — POTUS names Chief of Staff Jack Lew as Treasury secretary, 1:30 p.m.
This is such an exciting entry for the incredibly popular and compelling Super Bowl 50 Countdown blog. It’s a three-part post, with items all of great interest — especially if you care about which teams will be playing in next February’s game, where those teams will be staying the week before the game and what Tom Brady will be doing that weekend. Let’s start with the last item first: We’re getting some clues about the NFL’s plans are to commemorate 50 years of Super Bowl at Levi’s Stadium in nine months. This week, New England quarterback Tom Brady posted a picture on his Facebook page of the letter he’s received from Commissioner Roger Goodell, with an invitation to participate in SB50 the weekend festivities. Here’s the letter: I’ll let you read Goodell’s words. It’s clear that the NFL is gearing up for a major celebration of the game’s 50th anniversary by inviting all living previous … [Read more...] about Super Bowl 50 Countdown — 41 Weeks To Go: Tom Brady’s Letter From Roger, My First SB50 Matchup Prediction, Plus Some Interesting Team Hotel Gossip
With 20 weeks left until the Super Denouement and the NFL season two weeks old, I figured this would be a good week to update my savvy and profound outlook of the Santa Clara Six, the half dozen teams I deem most likely to appear at Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara. There are also some other interesting notes at the bottom of this post. I began my Santa Clara Six rankings about six months ago and figure to update them at the milestone countdown dates, with 20 or 15 or 10 weeks to go. Or whenever the else I feel like it, if something drastic happens. Something drastic has definitely happened to the Dallas Cowboys, who were my No. 2 favorite in the NFC bracket last time I did my list in late July. The Cowboys are 2-0. But with quarterback Tony Romo out for at least two months with his mangled shoulder and wide receiver Dez Bryant out at least until Week Nine while rehabbing a broken foot, I have dropped Dallas out of the Santa Clara Six for now. Some might call that an … [Read more...] about Super Bowl 50 Countdown–20 Weeks To Go: My updated “Santa Clara Six” predictions for the teams most likely to meet at Levi’s in February, plus notes about a San Jose State symposium, the trophy tour and tailgate drinking