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Spain’s reopening of factories leads to concerns of COVID-19 resurgence

Spain will reopen some businesses to save its struggling economy on Monday while most of the country's lockdown restrictions remain in place, leading to...

Palestinians laud government anti-coronavirus measures, with concerns about economy impact

The Palestinians largely commended their government's tough measures of fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, but they are also concerned that the lockdown would lead to...

Morocco suspends publication, distribution of print newspapers

Moroccan Ministry of Culture has urged all newspaper publishers to suspend any print publication and distribution as of Sunday until further notice. The ministry said...
Nicholas Rosellini

China puts public health concerns first in its fight against COVID-19

By Nicholas Rosellini 2020 marks my fourth year at the United Nations in China. 2020 is also a watershed for the UN – the...
Antonio Guterres

UN to shorten upcoming annual women’s rights meeting

The UN Commission on the Status of Women (CSW) on Monday decided to hold "a short, one-day event" of the upcoming annual inter-governmental meeting,...

Greece determined to safeguard Europe’s borders amid concerns over migrant influx

Dozens of refugees and migrants reached the shores of Lesvos island in northeastern Aegean Sea on Saturday, as Greece said it is determined to...

Oil prices slip amid concerns over weaker demand

Oil prices extended losses on Tuesday, as concerns over weaker crude demand persist, weighing on the market. The West Texas Intermediate for...
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Oil prices rise amid easing demand concerns

Oil prices jumped more than 2 percent on Wednesday as investors' concerns for sluggish crude demand eased. The West Texas Intermediate (WTI)...
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Oil prices decline amid concerns over weaker demand

Oil prices fell on Tuesday as traders worried about a global economic slowdown, which could weaken energy demand. The West Texas Intermediate...

Resolve the concerns of TUTAG-TEWU

The Teachers and Educational Workers’ Union (TEWU) of Trades Union Congress has called on government to address the concerns of staff of Technical Universities...

UN agency says concerns regarding AfCFTA more perceived than real

The UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Tuesday stressed that concerns regarding the ambitious African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) are "more perceived...
South Africa

S. African government concerns about looting of foreigners’ shops

The South African government on Thursday expressed concerns over the looting of shops owned by foreigners. On Wednesday night several foreigners' shops...

Oil prices rise amid concerns over global supply

Oil prices increased on Wednesday, as investors' concerns over global supply offset an increase in U.S. crude stockpiles. U.S. commercial crude oil...
Mtn Outreach

MTN investigates customers concerns

MTN Ghana, on Tuesday, embarked on a “Customer Outreach Day” at the Kaneshie Market to take note of and address the concerns of customers...

SA Universities Urged To Address Concerns Of Student For A Smooth Registration

The Chairperson of the Portfolio Committee on Higher Education and Training, Ms Connie September, has said the committee will invite students to indicate what...
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South African social instability concerns CEOs – PwC

A new report by international auditing company PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) show only 22 percent of South Africa's chief executive officers (CEOs) are "very confident" of...
Planting for food and jobs

Akwamuhene of Atwedie applauds Gov’t

The Akwamuhene of Atwedie in the Asante-Akim South Municipality has applauded the government for its various policy initiatives calibrated to make things better for...
Tanzanian President John Magufuli

Tanzanian leader concerns over slow pace of corruption conviction

Tanzanian President John Magufuli on Thursday expressed concerns over the slow pace of investigations and conviction of corruption cases, the Directorate of Presidential Communications...

Prewar imperial rescript, bayonet fighting returning to school sparks criticism, concerns in Japan

The Japanese government has approved recently a written statement saying that it would not rule out the textbook use of the Imperial Rescript on...

Ghanaians Express Genuine Concerns Over Nana’s 110 Ministers

NPP's Director of Communications Nana Akomea The Communications Director of the governing New Patriotic Party (NPP), Nana Akomea, has described concerns about the number of...

U.S. stocks retreat on rate hike concerns

U.S. stocks dipped Monday as the possibility of a March rate hike increased after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's speech. The...

Pep Guardiola Pours Cold Water Over Vincent Kompany Absence

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola played down concerns over Vincent Kompany after the defender missed the FA Cup tie against Huddersfield Town.Captain Kompany was...

New Japanese law legalizing casino gambling takes effect amid controversy, concerns

A new law making casino gambling legal came into effect on Monday, after the ruling coalition led by Prime Minister Shinzo Abe successfully pushed...

Trump Concerns Delays Egypts Vote On Israel

Egypt has suddenly delayed a vote on its UN resolution condemning Israeli settlements in the West Bank as Donald Trump made his opposition clear. A...

Political turmoil in S. Korea adds to concerns over faltering economy

Political turmoil in South Korea, triggered by a scandal involving President Park Geun-hye, adds to concerns over the already faltering economy, heralding a drawn-out...

US concerns hit Chinese bid for Aixtron

The website of Aixtron. Concerns over China gaining access to the secrets of producing a little known material used in military equipment appear to be...
Massive Illegal Mining

Gov’t Urged To Address Mining Concerns

Mrs. Hannah Owusu-Koranteng, Associate Executive Director, Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining (WACAM), said this was the way forward to protect their economic,...
Ghana's political parties

Pensioners Association lament over political manifestos neglect

“We have not heard of the name of pensioners in all the manifestos and we will say that there is no future of pensioners...
Alex Segbefia, Minister of Health.

Health Ministry To Address GPAA Concerns

He said unlike others that embark on strike actions at the least opportunity, the GPAA has never done that and has always resorted to...
Ghana's political parties

Politicians encouraged to discuss development concerns

“Let us ensure that campaigns messages dwell on development issues devoid of insults and personality attacks”. Let us join forces together to ensure a...