Home Tags Coronavirus pandemic

Tag: Coronavirus pandemic

A banner “In commemoration of the 612th anniversary of Zheng He's voyages” is seen in the 300-year-old Jonker Street in Malacca's historic towns. The Jonker Street, the Chinatown street of Malacca, witnessed the frequent exchanges between China and Malaysia in history. (Photo by Yu Yichun from People’s Daily)

Malaysia won’t hold elections until after the pandemic – Prime Minister

0
dpa/GNA - Malaysia will not hold parliamentary elections during the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin, said in a Monday speech marking one year...
Finland

Finland declares state of emergency to tackle rise in virus cases

0
dpa/GNA - The Finnish government on Monday declared a state of emergency, which enhances its powers to tackle the coronavirus pandemic. The government also...
PGA Championship

Limited fans can attend PGA Championship amid coronavirus pandemic

0
dpa/GNA - Golf's second major of the season will be watched by around 10,000 fans per day at the Ocean Course on Kiawah...
Britain's Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves 10 Downing Street in central London on February 26, 2020, to take part in Prime Minister's Questions (PMQs) at the House of Commons. (Photo by DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS / AFP)

British premier Johnson kicks off G7 with vaccine call

0
dpa/GNA - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has kicked off the online G7 meeting with a call for a joint effort to defeat...
Education School Appeal

Cape Coast Presbyterian basic school cries for infrastructure

0
Authorities of the Cape Coast Presbyterian Basic School have called for the construction of new classroom blocks to help ease congestion and overcrowding in...
Teacher

Awuronsua D/A Primary School in dire need of teachers

0
Madam Gladys Asamoah, the Headteacher of Awuronsua D/A Primary school in the Atiwa East in the Eastern Region has called on the Ghana Education...
Donation Organization

Addapath supports COVID-19 fight in basic schools

0
Addapath Wellness, Obuasi-based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), has donated quantities of carbolic soap to support some selected schools in the Obuasi Municipality to help fight...
Hennes & Mauritz (H&M)

Pandemic weighs on H&M’s fourth quarter net profit and sales

0
dpa/GNA - Swedish clothing retailer Hennes & Mauritz (H&M) on Friday reported a sharp drop in fourth quarter net profit, citing fallout from...
Ericsson

5G roll-out helps drive Ericsson’s fourth quarter profit

0
dpa/GNA - Swedish telecommunications technology company Ericsson on Friday said its fourth quarter profit increased 60 per cent year-on-year, and noted how the...
School

Basic schools in Cape Coast reopen under strict COVID-19 protocols

0
Basic schools in Cape Coast have resumed academic work with adequate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) in place for the pupils to help control the...
covid-19

Slovakia plans mass testing and tighter Covid-19 restrictions

0
dpa/GNA - Slovakia will impose tighter restrictions on movement and introduce further mass testing in the fight against the coronavirus pandemic, Prime Minister...
Churches Go Digial

Ghana may force another lockdown if necessary – Akufo-Addo

0
Government will be compelled to put the country under a lockdown if Ghanaians do not adhere strictly to protocols to curb the spread of...
Students of Minilik high school test the new school net program in class after the launching ceremony in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Oct. 9, 2015. Ethiopia on Friday launched a school net system by china's leading telecom company Huawei in Ethiopia's capital. The system connects 64 high schools and one university collage to share resources and make educational exchange. (Xinhua/Michael Tewelde)

New Zealand to allow return of 1,000 international students

0
dpa/GNA - New Zealand will allow 1,000 international students to return from April, more than a year after the country closed its border...
Rugby League Federation Ghana (RLFG)

RLFG In 2021: Your Month By Month Guide To The Year Ahead

0
The Coronavirus pandemic frown on sporting activities throughout the world in the greater part of 2020 may hopefully see discontinuity in the year ahead. Rugby...
Olympics

Veteran IOC member Pound not sure if Olympics will go ahead

0
dpa/GNA - Dick Pound, the longest-serving International Olympic Committee (IOC) member, is not sure if the Tokyo 2020 Games, postponed to 2021 due...
Tarkwa

Residents of Tarkwa call for more development

0
A cross section of residents of the Tarkwa-Nsueam Municipality have appealed to the government to channel more developmental projects to the mining community. This...

TMA files appeal over GHs 5.5 million judgement debt

0
The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) on January 4, 2021, filed an appeal for a stay of execution at the Appeals Court over an Accra...
Church

Pray persistently beyond crossovers – Rev Addae

0
Reverend Albert Addae, Ho-Kpodzi Parish Pastor of the Evangelical Presbyterian Church, Ghana, has entreated Christians to exhibit persistence in their prayer life and refrain...
Real-Estate

Economists: German property prices to keep rising, albeit slowly

0
dpa/GNA - After an unbroken real estate boom even during the coronavirus pandemic, economists expect somewhat less pressure on prices in Germany in the...
Dr. Mensa Otabil

Mensa Otabil urges Christians to pursue fruitfulness in 2021

0
Dr Mensa Otabil, the General Overseer of the International Central Gospel Church (ICGC), has urged Christians to faithfully pursue fruitfulness in the year 2021. He...
Language Translation

Multiple language translation projects in Guan District need support

1
Mr Albert Ofori, Coordinator of a multiple language project in the Guan District of the Oti Region, is appealing for support for the project...
Reverend Dr Lazarus Akaburi

Christians urged to be firm in their faith during hard times

0
Reverend Dr Lazarus Akaburi, the Head Pastor of Redemption Assemblies of God Church in Bolgatanga, the Upper East Regional capital, has called on Christians...
Beach

Chattering sea waves welcomes revelers at Chorkor Beach

0
The chattering sea waves welcome revelers to the serene Chorkor Beach in the Ablekuma South Constituency as they joyfully jumped in and walked around...
child cyber abuse

Europol: Online child abuse rose during pandemic

0
The number of cases of online child abuse have significantly risen during the coronavirus pandemic, according to the European police body Europol. Perpetrators are seeking...
Dallas Shoppers Amid Covid Pandemic

In muted Bethlehem midnight Mass, patriarch prays for end to pandemic

0
dpa/GNA, In a sombre Christmas celebration in the Biblical birthplace of Jesus, Roman Catholic spiritual leader in the Holy Land Pierbattista Pizzaballa prayed for...
Kumasi

Residents of Kumasi express low expectations for Christmas this year

0
The year 2020 has been one which would be remembered by many across the world following the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic which has...
Covid

Coronavirus silences traditional carolling of children in Greece

0
The time-honoured tradition in Greece of children going door to door singing Christmas carols has been abandoned this year on account of the coronavirus...
Wli Waterfalls

Wli waterfalls, Afadjato tourist sites ready to operate during Christmas

0
The Wli Waterfalls and Afadjato tourist sites in the Volta Region have positioned themselves to offer quality services to its varied clients ahead of...
Deportation

Germany sees drop in deportations in 2020

0
Deportations from Germany significantly dropped in 2020, partly because of the coronavirus pandemic. From January to the end of October, 8,802 people were deported from...
jail bars

Christmas amnesty: Germany to release at least 963 prison inmates

0
Germany is releasing at least 963 prison inmates early to coincide with the Christmas period, according to a survey by dpa. The so-called Christmas amnesty...