Articles tagged 'microsoft'

Microsoft partners with government 6 December 2018 HARARE - Microsoft as signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the ministry of Primary and Secondary Education that will see the technology company assisting the ministry in creating modern classrooms that drive innovation, performance and growth. The announcement was made on the side-l...
Microsoft seeks to assist SMEs 3 March 2016 HARARE - International technology giant Microsoft says it is committed to assist Zimbabwean small and medium enterprises and entrepreneurs with a cloud-based portal that offers various tools for business growth. The company's director, Rotimi Olumide, recently told delegates in Harare that Mic...
Billionaire Bill Gates drinks water made from human waste 7 January 2015 NEW YORK - Bill Gates, US business magnate, philanthropist, investor, computer programmer and inventor, is committed to raising awareness around the issue of sanitation in developing countries. Mr Gates funded Janicki Bioenergy, a small engineering firm based outside of Seattle, which makes wa...
I wear a $10 watch: Bill Gates 30 September 2014 NEW YORK - The richest man in America, who leads one of the world's biggest and most influential philanthropies, keeps time with a 10-buck wristwatch. And this summer, for his wife's 50th birthday, Bill Gates and family headed to Austria for a “Sound of Music” vacation. Where he sang and, he a...
Bill Gates reclaims title as world's richest 4 March 2014 WASHINGTON — The surging price of Microsoft shares has returned US tech tycoon Bill Gates back to the top of Forbes magazine's world billionaires list, with his $76bn beating out Mexico's Carlos Slim's $72bn. The annual list, released on Monday, counted 1,645 men and women as billionaires, wit...