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Foreign Minister bids Italian Ambassador Farewell

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration, has bid farewell to Mr Giovanni Favilli, the Italian Ambassador to Ghana. The...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Ghana’s economy prepared for COVID-19 challenges – president

Ghana's economy is able to withstand the shocks of the COVID-19 crisis, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said on Saturday, as the ruling New...

UN drug report says COVID-19 worsens drug dangers

The COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in more people using drugs all over the world, a UN report said Thursday. "The COVID-19 crisis and economic downturn...

IMF revises down global economy forecast, warns of record debt levels

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised down its forecast for the global economy amid mounting COVID-19 fallout, warning of record debt levels in...

FAO report highlights challenges for small-scale fisheries amid COVID-19 crisis

The poorest and most vulnerable parts of the world's fishing industry are hardest hit by the impacts of the global coronavirus outbreak, a report...
Nicaraguan Migrants In Costa Rica Working In The Construction Industry

IOM Outdoors Global Guidance on International Recruitment and Protection of Migrant Workers

Migrant workers can be vulnerable to abuse and exploitation during migration and employment due to factors including unethical recruitment, migration status, fear of deportation,...
Friends Club

Friends Club donates PPE to Kwanyako Health Centre

The KU Friends Club of Agona Kwanyako, a pro-development Group, has presented Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) valued at GHC10,000 to the Kwanyako Health Centre...
Actionaid Ghana Distributes Relief Items To Vulnerable Households

ActionAid Ghana distributes relief items to vulnerable households

ActionAid Ghana (AAG), a Non-Governmental Organisation (NGO), has presented food and other relief items to poor and needy households to augment government’s efforts at...

Research-based organisation supports vulnerable families

The Centre for Learning and Childhood Development, a research-based organisation, has supported 65 families of children with cerebral palsy and Down syndrome, with food...
Paramount Group

COVID-19 crisis: Paramount Group supports Ghanaians with food relief in South Africa

Paramount Group, the global aerospace and technology company, continues its efforts to support South Africa and Sub Saharan African countries afflicted by the ongoing...
Reverend Kennedy Okosun Executive Chairman Of Krif Ghana Limited

COVID-19 creates grounds for corporate takeovers

The Reverend Kennedy Okosun, Executive Chairman of Krif Ghana Limited, says COVID-19 has created grounds for many organisations to be the target of hostile...
International Olympic Committee (IOC)

IOC Approves Financial Envelope Of US$800 Million To Address The COVID-19 Crisis

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) anticipates that it will have to bear costs of up to USD 800 million for its part of the...
Social Unicef Donation


UNICEF Ghana, has donated personal protective equipment (PPE) to the Domestic Violence and Victim Support Unit (DOVVSU) of the Ghana Police Service, as...
Social Ngo Donation

NGO, Ghana Association of Bankers donates to needy families

Humanity First, a Non-Governmental Organization, in collaboration with the Ghana Association of Bankers (GAB), have donated 500 family food packs, valued at GH¢7,050.00 to...
Ghana Association Of Bankers Support Needy Muslims

Ghana Association of Bankers support needy Muslims

The Ghana Association of Bankers (GAB) has donated 500 family food packs, valued at GH¢6,500, to the Zakat and Sadaqa Trust Fund of...

Moody’s rating of Egypt’s credit reflects confidence in economy

Keeping Egypt's credit rating at B2 with a stable outlook reflects confidence in Egypt's economy to cope with the COVID-19 crisis, said the country's...
Customers are seen at a shopping mall in Sydney, Australia, May 8, 2020. Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Friday announced a three-stage plan to lift Australia's coronavirus restrictions. (Xinhua/Bai Xuefei)

Australian government’s debt will increase significantly

Australia's Treasurer has declared that the nation is "at war" with the COVID-19. Josh Frydenberg on Tuesday fronted Parliament to deliver a...

Africans must work together to deal with COVID-19 challenges

African political leaders, entrepreneurs and civil society organizations have been asked to pull together to beat the flu-like coronavirus. Participants...
Covid Case

COVID-19 could change drug consumption for worse

The economic downturn caused by the COVID-19 crisis has the potential to generate a lasting transformation of drug markets and change drug consumption for...
Mrs Cynthia Mamle Morrison The Minister Of Gender Children And Social Protection

Gender Minister supports aged in Agona West

Mrs Cynthia Mamle Morrison, the Minister of Gender, Children and Social Protection, has started a programme to distributed food items to communities in the...
world economy

How will COVID-19 crisis change world economy?

The world has rarely seen, if ever, four market circuit breakers and negative oil prices during the same period, while numerous planes are grounded...

Give refugees temporary leave to remain during Covid-19 crisis

Rt. Hon. Boris Johnson Prime Minister 10 Downing Street London SW1A 2AA   Dear Prime Minister, I hope that your recovery continues apace and that you will soon be...

COVID-19 crisis provides impetus to accelerate African regional integration – panellists

The global response to the COVID-19 pandemic must be coordinated and targeted at livelihoods to prevent an upsurge in inequality, delegates at an African...

WV-Ghana announces two million dollars COVID-19 Response Plan

World Vision Ghana (WVG) has announced a two million dollar response plan towards the eradication of the COVID-19 pandemic and its impact on health...

UNDP highlights glaring disparities in countries’ abilities to cope with, recover from pandemic

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has released two new data dashboards that highlight the huge disparities in countries' abilities to cope with and...

Kenya’s Harambee spirit helps alleviate suffering amid COVID-19 fight

Kenya's spirit of Harambee, which means coming together to fundraise to support a particular course, has come in handy during this time of the...
A man wearing a face mask looks at screens displaying the Ontario government's messages on COVID-19 at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto, Canada, on April 9, 2020. Canada could see 22,580 to 31,850 COVID-19 cases and 500 to 700 deaths by April 16, the Public Health Agency of Canada said Thursday. (Photo by Zou Zheng/Xinhua)

Canadian businesses, services in slow restart amid COVID-19 crisis

by Christopher Guly While efforts are being made to contain the COVIVD-19 epidemic in Canada, there is also serious consideration of resuming...

U.S. truckers clog cities to ask for help amid COVID-19

by Peter Mertz Many U.S. truckers are said to be conservatives and loyal to President Donald Trump, but truck protests over the...
An electronic screen shows the trading data at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, the United States, on Jan. 27, 2020. U.S. stocks ended significantly lower on Monday. The Dow fell 1.57 percent to 28,535.80, the S&P 500 decreased 1.57 percent to 3,243.63, and the Nasdaq dropped 1.89 percent to 9,139.31. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

U.S. equities post weekly losses amid oil chaos, coronavirus stimulus

U.S. stocks declined in the week featuring bizarre moves in oil prices and an economic aid package amid the COVID-19 crisis. For...
European Investment Bank

Togo becomes 18th African country shareholder in ATI

The Government of Togo has announced the completion of the country’s membership in the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), becoming the 18th African...