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Germany: CeBIT, world’s largest IT conference, canned

01 December 2018   |   12:19 pm
Despite turning the trade fair into a fun fair, organizers could not save the beloved but struggling trade fair. CeBIT once boasted 850,000 visitors a year, but that heyday has long since passed.


24 May 2019
Nigeria's first ever USA Trade Fair Conference and Exhibition took place in Lagos from May 21 to 23. Featuring exhibitions, company promotions, diplomatic events, and targeted one-on-one business meetings, the event provided U.S. companies with unique opportunities to engage Nigeria's most qualified buyers and partners. Here’s what you missed.
12 Aug 2019
Bloomberg's Stephanie Baker reports on presidential candidates at the Iowa State Fair and the how it still matters to the campaigns. She speaks on "Bloomberg Surveillance."
2 Dec 2019
Zenith Bank says it is prepared to support Nigeria’s Information and Communications Technology (ICT) and creative ecosystems with funding, which the bank calls a critical tool for participating in the Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). GMD and CEO of the bank, Ebenezer Onyeagwu discussed this with CNBC Africa’s Christy Cole at the bank’s Tech Fair in Lagos.
29 Nov 2019
Chairman and Founder of Zenith Bank, Jim Ovia says Nigeria's economy is becoming digitised as much Nigerian youth are creating solutions to solve local problems. CNBC Africa's Christy Cole caught up with him at the Zenith Bank’s Tech Fair in Lagos.
19 Dec 2019
"The question is now whether Senator McConnell will allow a fair trial in the Senate," says Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee, Adam Schiff, following a historic vote in which the House of Representatives voted to impeach US President Donald Trump for abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.
23 Jan 2020
Siemens Nigeria CEO Onyeche Tifase has told DW her company is committed to making value chains greener but acknowledged that a complete transition away from oil and gas would take time.
3 Feb 2020
The Oscars dinner menu that will be served on February 9th to Hollywood stars will mostly be vegan. “We have this year a great variety of vegan dishes”, says star chef Wolfgang Puck, “because I think it’s also fun for us”.
26 Jun 2020
After years of backlash, Unilever is dropping the word 'fair' from the 'Fair & Lovely' skin lightening cream in South Asia. Some say that that move does not go far enough.
22 Aug 2020
Fighting for fair elections in Belarus has made Maria Kolesnikova a leading opposition figure in the country. But until recently, the arts manager and musician had nothing to do with politics.
2 Sep 2020
The Edo governorship continues as the People's Democratic Party clamoured for free and fair election ahead of the Edo election.
19 Nov 2020
Although India is fulfilling its climate goals, its efforts still fall short of the Paris Agreement's long-term goal of limiting global warming by 1.5 degrees Celsius, according to the 2020 Climate Transparency report.
13 Feb 2021
As South Africa's president vows to win the battle against Covid-19, we speak to the country's top epidemiologist about the importance of an equitable response to the pandemic that doesn't leave developing countries behind. Also, Uganda says it's investigating reports of abducted opposition members but the lawyer representing worried families fears authorities won't go far enough. And the European Parliament adopts a resolution calling for Rwandan government critic Paul Rusesabagina to receive a fair trial – his family welcomes the move.