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Photo taken on June 9, 2021 shows the site of a building collapse accident in the southwestern city of Gwangju, South Korea. At least nine people have been confirmed dead and eight others injured in a building collapse accident in southwest South Korea, Yonhap news agency reported on Wednesday. (NEWSIS/Handout via Xinhua)

Nine People Dead, 8 Injured as Building Collapses in South Korea

At least nine people died and another eight got injured when a building collapsed during demolition in the southwest of South Korea on Wednesday,...

South Korea Penalizes Microsoft Among 6 Tech Companies for Data Leak

South Korea's data protection regulator has fined Microsoft and five other tech companies for failing to protect the personal information of their clients, South...
Tianzhou-1 de-orbited and entered the atmosphere again after receiving instructions from the ground following the completion of the space lab mission and follow-up tests on September 22, 2017. (Photo by China Academy of Space Technology)

South Korea to Support Private Companies Developing Solid Fuel Spaceships

The South Korean government will begin supporting the production of solid fuel spaceships by the private sector by 2024 in an effort to enrich...
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Ghana accepts credential of six envoys

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo Monday accepted the letters of credence of six new envoys from China, Korea, Canada, Austria, Namibia and Mexico. At separate...
Korea Donation

Korea donates five vehicles to Ghana

The Korean Government has donated five Hyundai vehicles to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration to enhance its service delivery. The five vehicles,...

South Korean Government should be focused on fighting coronavirus not Shincheonji church

It is heartbreaking to know that in the middle of this unprecedented pandemic where all hands are on deck in attempt to possibly stem...

COVID-19: Rapid Diagnostic Testing kits falls short of standards – FDA

The Foods and Drugs Authority (FDA) on Tuesday said 34 antibody Rapid Diagnostic Testing (RDT) kits submitted for validation for use in COVID-19 detection,...

15 Ghanaians attend cooperative movement workshop in Korea

Fifteen Ghanaians are attending a capacity building workshop in the Republic of Korea on how to reposition Ghana’s cooperative movements within contemporary global...
Scenes during the Closing Session of the 2018 Annual Meetings on day 5 of the AfDB Annual Meetings in Busan, South Korea, 25th of May 2018. (Photo by Soufiane Najah)

2018 Annual meetings of AfDB in Korea ends Successfully

Board of Governors gives green light to discussions on the capital increase Equatorial Guinea to host 2019 Annual Meetings The 53rd Annual Meetings of the...
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AfDB Spearheads Africa’s financial Alliance for climate Change

Scientific evidence shows that African economies are already reeling from the devastating effects of climate change, further exacerbating their development challenges. Of the 10...
African Center for Economic Transformation

AfDB is leading Africa’s Economic transformation through its active operational results

The African Development Bank has a very strong financial profile and remains focused on optimizing and strengthening its balance sheet to more effectively accompany...

FAPA Donors and AFAP Sign Agreement on Africa’s Fertilizer Supply

On the sidelines of the African Development Bank Annual Meetings in Busan, Korea, the Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (FAPA) donors and the...
African Legal Support Facility Management Board

African Legal Support Council and Management Converge in Busan

The African Legal Support Facility (ALSF) held its 25th Management Board and 9th Governing Council meetings on 20 and 21 May 2018 respectively, on...

AfDB and African Mathematical Institute come together for Science and Technology

The African Development Bank signed a Letter of Intent with the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences aimed at finding opportunities for potential partnership between...
African Development Bank and Korea

AfDB Partners Korea for Africa Energy Investment Facility

The Government of Korea and the African Development Bank have signed a Letter of Intent to launch the Korea-Africa Energy Investment Facility (KEIF) to...

AfDB takes AU celebrations Day to Korea

Africa Day, for the first time is to be commemorated by the African Development Bank at its Annual Meeting slated for Busan, South Korea. The...

AfDB and Korea Prepares for 2018 Annual Meetings

The African Development Bank Group (AfDB) and the Government of Korea have officially launched preparations for the Bank’s 2018 Annual Meetings, to be held...

South Korea: Park Geun-hye Trial Begins

South Korea’s former President Park Geun-hye has pleaded not guilty at her trial for corruption, the latest stage in her dramatic fall from grace. The...

Investigations Begins to Establish North Korea Link to NHS Cyberattack

Symantec and Kaspersky are investigating whether hackers from the Lazarus Group were responsible for infecting an estimated 300,000 machines in 150 countries. The same group...

WannaCry Ransomware Cyber-attack Points to North Korea

Who was behind the huge global cyber-attack? One prominent theory right now is North Korea – but what we know is far from conclusive. You...

North Korea Tests Its New Ballistic Missile

North Korea has carried out another ballistic missile test, days after a new president took office in the South. Japanese officials say the missile, which...

North Korea Considering to Hold Bilateral with Trump’s Administration

North Korea has said it will hold talks with the US “if the conditions were right”, South Korean media reports. A senior North Korean diplomat...

Tigo pioneers 4G roaming in Rwanda

Tigo Rwanda is excited to announce the launch of their 4G roaming service, which allows visitors to Rwanda to stay connected via 4G...

Trump Hails President Xi Over Tackling North Korea Crisis

file imageDonald Trump has praised China’s President Xi Jinping for his handling of North Korea, calling him “a very good man” who loves his...

North Korea Tensions: US Ready Awaken Kim Jong-un Senses’

The US military’s top commander in the Pacific has said an advanced missile defence system in South Korea aims to bring North Korean leader...

North Korea Tensions: USS Michigan Arrives in South Korea

The USS Michigan, which has made a port call in Busan, is a nuclear-powered submarine A US submarine has arrived in South Korea, amid...

Korean Peninsula Wasn’t US ‘Armada’ Set Target

US 'armada' was not sailing to Korean peninsula A US aircraft carrier and other warships did not sail towards North Korea – but went...

North Korea to Conduct Weekly Missiles Test

North Korea will continue to test missiles, a senior official has told the BBC in Pyongyang, despite international condemnation and growing military tensions with...

US and China Brainstorm On North Korea’s Nuclear-Missile Programmes

fil image The US and China are working on a “range of options” on North Korea, the US top security adviser has said, as tensions...

Tensions Over North Korea Could Stir Up Conflict – China

China has warned that “conflict could break out at any moment” as tension over North Korea increases.Foreign Minister Wang Yi said if war occurred...