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GHS launch innovation for early infant diagnosis of HIV

The Ghana Health Service(GHS) has launched two new innovations to help improve medical care for children and help further reduce child mortality in the...
Photo taken on Jan. 22, 2020 shows an exterior view of the headquarters of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Geneva, Switzerland. The WHO on Wednesday night extended to Thursday its emergency talks on whether the novel coronavirus outbreak in China constitutes a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC). (Xinhua/Liu Qu)

WHO to accelerate research, innovation against novel coronavirus outbreak

The World Health Organization (WHO) will convene a global research and innovation forum next week to mobilize international efforts to combat the novel coronavirus,...

Ghana gets €6 million Waste-to-Energy conversion Plant from Germany

Mr Christoph Retzlaff, the German Ambassador to Ghana, has broken the ground to commence a six million Euro (€6,000,000) Waste-to-Energy (W2E) conversion Plant project,...

Innovation Summit: African policy-makers to brainstorm over education and technology

The next Innovation Summit, slated for 3-5 December 2019 in Accra, Ghana will pave way for African policy-makers to brainstorm over the subject...
a lab session led by Dr Goncalo Ramalho E Silva, from The Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich, UK

Researchers in Africa demand more funding for science

African researchers on Saturday called on the continent's governments to increase funding for Science, Technology and Innovation (STI) to spur growth in the region. ...

Celebrating 14 years of innovation and service excellence: the Zenith journey

In September 2005, Zenith Bank, made an entry into the Ghanaian banking landscape. The Bank had in mind the objective to be a leader...
Association of African Universities

African Universities Strategize to Revitalize Research, Innovation and Conflict Management – the COREVIP Resolutions

The Association of African Universities, this year held its biennial Conference of Rectors, Vice Chancellors and Presidents of African Universities in Cairo Egypt from...
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Kenya’s mobile money transactions surged 11 percent in Q1

Kenya's mobile money transactions surged 11 percent in the first quarter of 2019 as compared to a similar period last year, boosted by innovation...

Technology and innovation to trend in African tourism

African tourism will grow in 2019 with innovation and technology taking a center stage, said Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) on Wednesday. Darryl...
British Airways

British Airways New Menus derived from 92 years of Catering

Ninety-two years ago, British Airways antecedent, Imperial Airways introduced a service that made its Silver Wing flights famous and today remains integral to the...

IFC To Build The Capacity Of 100 Start-Ups To Spur Innovation And Job Creation...

International Financial Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, in cooperation with Egypt’s Ministry of Investment and International Cooperation have selected more...
illegal mining

Ghana lifts ban on small-scale mining

The Ghanaian government has lifted the ban on small-scale mining, effective Dec. 17, Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation said here...

Let Us Encourage Creativity and Innovation

Technology has come to stay, it has come to transform and put to a stop those works that previously put our lives in peril. But...

Over 300 industry leaders to attend this year’s CRU Africa Fertilizer Agribusiness Conference

Over 300 industry leaders to attend this year’s CRU Africa Fertilizer Agribusiness Conference 2018, which is aimed at promoting investment, partnership and innovation across...

Africa-Wide Competition On Innovation For SDGs To Commence In July 2018

The SDGs Advisory Unit of the Office of the President of Ghana has signed an agreement with Reach for Change to launch an Africa-Wide...
U.S-China Ties

Innovation and technology play important role in U.S-China relations – Li Qiangmin

Innovation and technological cooperation between China and the United States has played an important role in promoting the healthy and smooth development of bilateral...
The Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST), the world’s largest filled-aperture radio telescope in southwest China’s Guizhou Province. (Photo from People’s Daily Online)

China Registers Itself as Worlds No.1 in Technology innovation

China is accelerating its pace to stride towards the first echelon around the world in scientific and technological innovation and its innovation in a...
European Union-Africa Summit in Abidjan, Nov. 29, 2017

5th AU-EU Summit: Realizing a Remarkable Opportunity for Africa’s Investment and Entrepreneurship

Speaking at the 5th African Union - European Union summit in Abidjan today, Werner Hoyer, the President of the European Investment Bank, urged delegates...

EPA build capacity of Media and Civil Society Organization

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in collaboration with the Norwegian Environment Agency (NEA) on Wednesday organised a day’s sensitisation seminar to build the capacity...

Energy Media Group initiate award scheme

The 2017 Ghana Energy Awards Committee says all is set to honour energy sector players for their immense contributions to the field on November...
Local Government Service

MMDA’s plan for the coming year

The Local Government Service (LGS) has organised a two-day conference for Regional, Metropolitan, Municipal and District Coordinating Directors in Sunyani, in the Brong Ahafo...

Africa losing US$50b through illicit financial outflows

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has stated that Africans should be utterly concerned that the Continent looses, annually, more than $50 billion through illicit...

Ghana Gov’t Seek Funds To Implement Nationally Determined Contributions

Professor Kwabena Frimpong-Boateng, Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation has held talks with managers of Green Climate Fund (GCF) in Bonn, Germany for...

Abuakwa State College Mark 80th Anniversary

Stakeholders in the educational sector must instill the virtues of hard work and discipline in school-going children to ensure they become useful and valuable...
Akufo-Addo leaves

President Of Ghana Leaves For Qatar

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Tuesday night left Ghana to Qatar for a three-day official visit. He would during the visit hold bilateral talks with...

3rd Annual National Hotels Awards Launched

The hotel industry in Ghana employs about 500,000 people mainly, consisting mainly the youth, Mr. John Kufuor, the Chief Executive of the African Regent...
climate change

NGO Calls For Climate Change Education For Youth

The Ghana Youth Alliance for Agenda 2030 (GYA-2030), a Non Governmental Organisation, has called for an increased education and awareness creation on climate change...
Local Government Service

HRM In Assemblies Charged To Adopt Professional Ethics

Dr Nana Ato Arthur, Head of the Office of the Local Government Service (LGS) has called on Human Resource Managers (HRM) in the various...
Visitors interact with intelligent robots during "The Computing Conference 2017" in Hangzhou, capital of east China's Zhejiang Province on October 11, 2017. (Photo by People’s Daily Online)

China Fast Tracks Its Plans on Innovation

China is hastening its march towards an innovation-driven country, with a recent report placing it 17th out of 40 major countries on the innovation...
Buyers and exhibitors talk about a product during the 122nd China Import and Export Fair. (Photo from the official website of the Canton Fair)

Canton Fair Becomes a Avenue for Innovation

The 122nd China Import and Export Fair, commonly known as the Canton Fair, opened in south China's Guangzhou city on October 15. As an...