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ECOWAS foreign/justice ministers discuss third states’ accession to ECOWAS Treaty

Madam Shirley Ayorkor Botchwey, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration-designate, has opened a meeting of ECOWAS ministers of Foreign Affairs and Justice...

Ghana launches COVID-19 support measures to mitigate impact

The Ministry of Trade and Industry, in collaboration with the Ghana National Chamber of Pharmacy, has launched COVID-19 Support Measures to mitigate the impact...
Ghana Somubi

Ghana Somubi Dwumadie awards COVID-19 grants to seven CSOs

The Ghana Somubi Dwomadie (Ghana Participation Programme) has awarded COVID-19 Psychological Resilience Grants to seven civil society organizations (CSOs). The grants, totalling GHC1.2 is being...

Zimbabwe declares income tax bands for foreign currency earners

The Zimbabwean Treasury has unveiled foreign currency-denominated income tax bands, with tax-free threshold at 350 U.S. dollars a month and a rate of...
A flag flies at half mast at the State Duma in Moscow, Nov. 1, 2015, to mourn the victims aboard the Russian plane that crashed Saturday in Egypt's Sinai. (Xinhua/Dai Tianfang)

Russian foreign ministry summons German ambassador over alleged poisoning of opposition leader

The Russian Foreign Ministry said Wednesday it had summoned German Ambassador to Russia Geza Andreas von Geyr and expressed a strong protest in connection...
Participants attend the fifth meeting of the Directors General of Civil Aviation in the Middle East Region in Farwaniya Governorate, Kuwait, Nov. 4, 2019. Kuwait will witness rapid growth in passenger and cargo traffic over the next ten years, bringing annual revenues of about 800 million U.S. dollars, an official of Kuwaiti aviation authorities said on Monday. At the opening ceremony of the fifth meeting of the Directors General of Civil Aviation in the Middle East Region, Sheikh Salman Sabah Al-Salem Al-Humoud Al-Sabah, president of the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) of Kuwait, said that it is estimated that the number of passengers in 2037 will reach about 42 million annually in Kuwait. (Photo by Asad/Xinhua)

53rd ASEAN foreign ministers’ meeting kicks off online

The 53rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Foreign Ministers' Meeting and related meetings opened on Wednesday via video link under the chair...
A member of Palestinian medical team is seen at an emergency center for monitoring, screening and preventive health care education about COVID-19, which was recently established by the Palestinian Ministry of Health, in the West Bank city of Nablus, March 9, 2020. Palestine on Monday reported six new cases of coronavirus, bringing the total number of the infected Palestinians to 25. (Photo by Ayman Nobani/Xinhua)

Foreign tourist arrivals to Spain slump 75 percent year-on-year in July

Spain registered a 75-percent year-on-year (YoY) drop in the number of foreign tourist arrivals in July, the country's Statistical Office (INE) said on...
Beirut Blast

Lebanon receives more foreign donations after Beirut’s blasts

Lebanon continued on Monday to receive foreign donations after the massive explosions that rocked the capital Beirut, the National News Agency reported. ...
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...
The flag of Lebanon features the Lebanon cedar.

Lebanon continues to receive foreign donations after Beirut’s blasts

Lebanon continued on Thursday to receive donations from foreign countries in support for the country following the explosions that rocked Beirut's port on Aug....
People walk near the Colosseum in Rome, Italy, March 8, 2020. A total of 6,387 people have tested positive for the coronavirus in Italy since the epidemic first broke out here over two weeks ago, the Civil Protection Department said Sunday. In addition, 366 people have died and 622 recovered, Civil Protection Department Chief Angelo Borrelli told reporters at a televised press conference. (Photo by Alberto Lingria/Xinhua)

July with no foreign tourists costs Italy over US$3.5 billion

July without foreign tourists cost Italy more than 3 billion euros (3.5 billion U.S. dollars) in lost revenue in the hospitality, food, transportation, entertainment...
People flee clashes near the Aden international airport in Aden, Yemen, on March 25, 2015. The Shiite Houthi group took control over Aden international airport after the retreat of tribal militia on Wednesday evening, a security official told Xinhua. (Xinhua)

Egypt voices rejection of foreign, non-Arab intervention in Yemen

Egypt supports Yemen's security and stability and rejects any foreign, non-Arab intervention in the country, Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly told reporters on Sunday. ...
foreign investment

Zambian entrepreneurs stress importance of foreign investments

Zambian entrepreneurs hailed the role played by foreign investments in the country, urging the government to better protect them. Business entrepreneurs in...
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Uganda reports 15 new COVID-19 cases, turns away 21 foreign truck drivers

Uganda's Ministry of Health on Thursday reported 15 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total number of revised infections in the country to 160. ...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Trump bans use of foreign power grid equipment citing national security risk

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday signed an executive order to ban the import and use of certain electrical equipment, so as to "secure...
Medical staff work at a traditional Chinese medicine pharmacy in Weinan City, northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Feb. 20, 2020. (Xinhua/Tao Ming)

International community speaks positively of China’s contributions in fight against COVID-19

Leaders of foreign political parties and organizations have sent messages to China, speaking positively of the country’s achievements in the fight against the COVID-19...
Wpid Deported

Ugandan Authorities Expels Two Foreign Nationals for Nefarious actions

Ugandan security agencies have deported two nationals, one French and the other Rwandese, for allegedly engaging in activities that may comprise the country's national...

Israel in 2018 Recorded 4.1 Million Foreign Tourist

The number of tourists visiting Israel in 2018 rose by 14 percent from 2017 to reach a record of 4.1 million, said an annual...
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Zimbabwe: Local Firms Charged to Help save foreign currency

Zimbabwe, which is facing serious foreign currency shortages, has called on local firms to prioritize local ahead of foreign firms when awarding contracts to...
foreign investment

China to introduce new policies to ease access to foreign investment

China will roll out an array of new policies recently to create a fairer, more transparent and easier investment environment for foreign investors, a...
A service counter is set up on September 20, 2017, to offer efficient one-stop services for foreign talents. (Photo from z-innoway.com)

Beijing draft plans to entice foreign talents for its Silicon Valley

Beijing government rolled out 20 new measures in a recently released policy paper to woo overseas talents to its high-tech hub Zhongguancun, known as...

Zimbabwe manufacturing capacity utilization down 2.3 percent in 2017

Capacity utilization in Zimbabwe's manufacturing industry declined by 2.3 percent to 45.1 percent in 2017 as companies struggle to survive, an industry body said...
Muhammad Zamir Asadi in the Great Hall of the People

19th CPC National Congress and the image cast on foreign journalists

As China's global influence is growing, the 19th Communist Party of China (CPC) National Congress has gained global attention. More than 1,800 foreign journalists...
Ignatius Baffour Awuah

Government to set plans in motion to end migrants’ abuse

The Government would, from next week, start engaging Gulf States missions in Ghana, to discuss the excessive abuse of Ghanaian migrants so as to...

President Akufo-Addo Visits Equatorial Guinea

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo leaves Ghana today, August 21, for a three-day official visit to the Republic of Equatorial Guinea. The visit, purposed at...

An Unlawful Infringement on My Ethnicity

Don Lemon and other journalists have been asking if ignoring racism means you're racist. Well, when a US presidential candidate was racist again my...
Moussa Faki Mahamat

AU Chair announces achievements and plans in first address

H.E. Mr Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairperson of the African Union Commission (AUC) has used the opportunity of his first address to the Assembly of...

5 foreign illegal miners standing trial have developed swollen scrotum

Five out of the 29 foreign illegal Miners standing trial at the Koforidua Circuit Court “B” for galamsey have suddenly developed massive swell in...

U. S and UK Accuse Boko Haram of Plotting Foreign Kidnaps

Britain and the United States on Friday said Boko Haram was preparing to kidnap foreigners in remote northeast Nigeria, which is in the grip...
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GIS Begins Legal Processes To Deport 13 Foreign Nationals

The Ghana Immigration Service (GIS) within the first three months of the year, generated revenue totaling GH?213,585.00 in the Ashanti Region. This came from permit...