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British Covid-19 variant discovered in Iraq – health minister

dpa/GNA - The British Covid-19 variant has been discovered in Iraq, Health Minister Hassan al-Tamimi said on Monday, just days ahead of the imposition...
Workers assemble Audi A6 L cars at a workshop of FAW-Volkswagen Automobile Co., Ltd. in Changchun, northeast China's Jilin Province, Feb. 17, 2020. A batch of black-colored Audi A6 L cars rolled off the production line on Monday. As the first batch of new cars produced at the FAW-Volkswagen Changchun base after the outbreak of novel coronavirus, it marked that the FAW-Volkswagen Automobile Co., Ltd., a passenger car joint venture between FAW and Volkswagen AG, officially resumed production. With thorough epidemic prevention and control measures, the joint venture's four major manufacturing bases in Changchun, Chengdu, Qingdao and Tianjin resumed production on Monday. (Xinhua/Zhang Nan)

British car production falls to lowest since 1984

dpa/GNA - British car production declined to the lowest in 36 years in 2020 amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Society of Motor Manufacturers...

Vietnam lockdown village over British coronavirus variant fears

dpa/GNA - A village in northern Vietnam has been locked down after a local woman tested positive for the mutated British coronavirus strain...
Covid Vaccines

British dialysis patient first to receive AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine

dpa/GNA - A dialysis patient is the first person in the world to receive the AstraZeneca/Oxford vaccine outside a clinical trial. Brian Pinker, 82,...
British economy

British, Polish soldiers help clear Channel lorry backlog

dpa/GNA - The British government has stepped up its efforts to clear the traffic jam of thousands of lorries stuck in southern England...
Asian Stocks

British stocks down 0.71 percent Friday

British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 0.71 percent, or 42.87 points, to close at 6,007.05 points. ...

British court grants Nigerian government more time to appeal US$9.6 billion judgment

A British court has granted the Nigerian government more time to appeal against the 9.6 billion U.S. dollars arbitral award delivered in favor of...
Figure 3: Projected Debt Service in DSSI-Eligible African Countries, 2020-2024. Graphic by CARI using World Bank data.

The West Continues to Attack China to the Detriment of Africa

August 28, 2020 The author, W Gyude Moore, a senior policy fellow at the Center for Global Development, and a former minister of public works...
British economy

British foreign secretary to visit Palestine, Israel for peace process – Palestinian authorities

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab will visit the West Bank and Israel this week to push the peace process between the two sides, Palestinian...
BRUSSELS, March 19, 2020 (Xinhua) -- File multiple exposure photo taken on Feb. 3, 2020 shows Michel Barnier, EU chief Brexit negotiator, speaking during a press conference in Brussels, Belgium. Michel Barnier, the European Union's chief negotiator with the United Kingdom on the latter's withdrawal, said on Twitter on Thursday that he has tested positive for the novel coronavirus. (Xinhua/Zhang Cheng)

Post-Brexit UK-EU deal not easy to achieve, says British chief negotiator

A post-Brexit deal between Britain and the European Union (EU) will not be easy to achieve, the British government's chief negotiator David Frost said...
British economy

British retail sales rebound above pre-pandemic levels

British retail sales in July rebounded above pre-pandemic levels in February as lockdown measures eased significantly, the country's Office for National Statistics (ONS) said...
LONDON, Aug. 14, 2020 (Xinhua) -- People take part in a demonstration outside the Department of Education in London, Britain, on Aug. 14, 2020. The British government announced Wednesday a last-minute "triple lock" for A-level and GCSE students, which could raise replacement grades for exams cancelled in the COVID-19 pandemic. The move will benefit pupils who have been unable to sit GCSE or A-level exams during the COVID-19 pandemic, which is crucial in deciding how best to continue their education, where to look for work or training, or which college or university course to apply to. (Photo by Tim Ireland/Xinhua)

UK students get higher GCSE results in disrupted academic year

GCSE students in Britain have received higher grades Thursday as the number of those achieving the top mark and the passing grade both surged. ...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks up 0.13 percent Tuesday

British stocks rose on Tuesday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.13 percent, or 8.21 points, to close at 6,269.73 points. ...
Who Treatment

International Cooperation and Collaboration Needed to Save Lives in Africa From COVID-19

April 26, 2020 While the current number of total cases of COVID-19 in Africa is comparatively low, the potential for mass deaths across the continent...
stock market

British stocks up 0.97 percent Thursday

British stocks rose Thursday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.97 percent, or 55.98 points, to close at 5,826.61 points. ...
Ghana flag

After Ghana’s Independence: A Progression or a Retrogression

On the 6th of March, 1957, Ghana gained independence from her colonial master, The British. Historically, the hard work of The Big Six with...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks down 1.18 percent Friday

British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 1.18 percent, or 64.72 points, to close at 5,415.50 points. ...
Prince Harry

Canada to stop paying for British royal couple’s security costs

The Canadian government will stop paying for British Prince Harry and his wife Meghan's security costs soon, according to CBC Thursday. In...

AU Demands: African Integrated High Speed Railway Network

The article below written by a friend of mine is a useful over view of the African Union’s plan to build High Speed Rail-lines...
Pro Isis Couple Demonizes British Government

Pro-ISIS couple demonizes British government

In Britain, a family had entered in 2009 with tons of dirty money that they acquired through forgery, fraud, dealing in arms and drugs...
Stephen Hammond Mp Secretly Meeting Isis Funder

A criminal conspiracy against the British democracy

British journal the New Statesman America in an article titled ‘The Rise And Fall of British Democracy’ said “If walls could talk, the structures...
Nancy Bradeen Spannaus iUniverse, Bloomington, Indiana, 2019, 222 pp. $13.99 soft cover, $5.99 e-book.

Nations Must Study Alexander Hamilton’s Principles of Political Economy

Hamilton Versus Wall Street: The Core Principles Of the American System of Economics By Nancy Bradeen Spannaus A Review by Lawrence Freeman-March 28 2019 For those...
World At Night

Viewpoint: The Urgent Need for a New Paradigm in Africa

Re-posted from africanagenda.net Below are excerpts from a useful presentation that provides an overview on crucial areas of development in Africa. It echoes many ...
British Passport

Acquiring British Citizenship, What Every Parent Must Know

Citizenship and by a stretch of it, the passport you hold in this world does not just make travelling from one country to another...
oil revenues

British SDX Energy tests gas well in northern Morocco

The British SDX Energy has completed testing LMS-1 well in the Company's Lalla Mimouna Nord permit in northern Morocco, the company announced in a...
Image of Mars Probe and rover

Mars has been found to have ice

The UK Space Agency released a stunning image Thursday from a British-led team of scientists, showing an ice-filled Martian crater. The image is the first...

UK looking forward to building sound relationship with Ghana

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Monday held talks with British Prime Minister Theresa May at 10 Downing Street, to strengthen ties between Ghana...
British Airways

Cruz Announces to Improve BA with £4.5bn Investment

British Airways’ chief executive Alex Cruz pledged today that the airline’s new £4.5bn investment programme would improve the flying experience for all customers. Reaffirming British...
BRICS cooperation

New British Attack on the New Paradigm in South Africa

British Lord Peter Hain is leading a new attack on the South African flank of the New Paradigm of the BRICS and BRI. His...

October 21st Saved for Decastro Vs Landaeta Bout for IBF European Title

British Super Middleweight Nathan ‘Nightmare’ Decastro (9-0-0 with 8KOs) is set to challenge Spain’s Ronny Landaeta (12-0-0 with 8KOs) for the vacant International Boxing...