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Germany books largest budget deficit since reunification

(dpa) - The coronavirus pandemic plunged Germany into a massive deficit in 2020, the largest since the country was reunited in 1991, according to...
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Germany books largest budget deficit since reunification

(dpa) - The coronavirus pandemic plunged Germany into a massive deficit in 2020, the largest since the country was reunited in 1991, according to...
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Zindi hosts UmojaHack Africa 2021, Africa’s largest data science hackathon for students

data science students from 120 universities in 21 African countries will gather in their labs and in their homes to compete in UmojaHack Africa...
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Head of Turkey’s largest human rights group detained in home raid

dpa/GNA - The head of Turkey's largest human rights organization was detained on Friday, weeks after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced an ambitious...

PayPal Is The Largest Non-bank Lender With Over US$54B In Total Assets

Non-bank lenders have become a popular alternative to traditional banks when it comes to acquiring loans. According to data presented by TradingPlatforms, PayPal is...
Economic Online Market

Shopnaw introduces the largest on-demand online marketplace in Africa

Convenience is at the heart of every person. It’s purely human nature to be attracted to the things that make life, even for a...

Uganda’s largest telecom company switches off social media ahead of Thursday general elections

Mobile Telecommunication Network (MTN), Uganda's largest mobile telephone service provider, on Wednesday switched off social media connections following a directive from the country's communications...
Zeepay got MoMo License in March 2020

Zeepay poised to be 2nd largest MoMo operator next year

Chief Executive Officer of Zeepay, Andrew Takyi-Appiah has sworn to make the company the second largest mobile money operator in by the close of...

China expected to remain Airbus’s largest single-country market: CEO

China is expected to remain the biggest single-country market of Airbus in 2020, as the European planemaker said it plans to deliver about 100...
Forced Returns Of Migrants Must Be Suspended In Times Of Covid

First COVID-19 case reported in Greece’s largest migrant camp

The first confirmed COVID-19 case in Greece's largest refugee and migrant camp has been confirmed, Greek authorities announced Wednesday. The patient is...
marine life

Lack of oxygen may cause largest mass extinctions of marine life

A significant lack of oxygen may be the cause of the largest mass extinctions of marine life in Earth's history some 252 million years...
Men hold Greek flags in front of the Greek parliament during an anti-austerity rally in Athens, Greece, on July 13, 2015. (Xinhua/Marios Lolos)

Largest public hospital mirrors Greece’s effective COVID-19 fight

by Maria Spiliopoulou, Valentini Anagnostopoulou Behind the protective masks, doctors and nurses at Evaggelismos general hospital in Athens these days are smiling. ...

San Francisco to hold largest quilt display ever to honor AIDS victims

San Francisco will hold its largest display ever of a quilt with about 1,920 patches on it in April this year to honor those...
FILE - Smoke rises during a fight between members of the Libyan internationally recognized government forces and Eastern forces in Ain Zara, Tripoli, Libya, May 5, 2019.

Libya now world’s “largest uncontrolled ammunition stockpile”

Fighting in Libya and violations of its arms embargo have made the North African country "the world's largest uncontrolled ammunition stockpile," a UN official...

World’s largest mining investment conference highlights role of youth

The 2020 Investing in African Mining Indaba, the world's largest mining investment conference, on Thursday highlighted the role of youth in the mining industry. ...

Japan donates pediatric equipment to one of Zimbabwe’s largest referral hospitals

The Japanese government on Wednesday donated state of the art pediatric equipment to Harare Children's Hospital worth 2.75 million U.S. dollars. Japan...
GCB Bank

Ghana’s largest indigenous bank eyes sub-regional market

Ghana’s largest indigenous bank, GCB Bank, a publicly listed company (plc) will venture into the West African sub-regional market before the end of this...
domestic violence

Australian Government Plans Massive Investment to Curb Domestic Violence

The Australian government has announced 328 million Australian dollars (232.3 million U.S. dollars) in funding to combat domestic violence. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said...

Uganda’s Telecom Giant Confirms the Arrest and Extradition of Employers

MTN Uganda, one of the largest telecommunication companies in Uganda, on Tuesday confirmed the arrest of two of its senior employees by security operatives....
Standard Chartered

Egypt Will Emerge As The 7th Largest Economy By 2030

Egypt to rank the seventh largest economy in the world by 2030, and will precede Russia, Japan and Germany, state-run Ahram newspapers reported on...

Uganda Unveils for East and Central Africa Biggest Solar Power

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Wednesday unveiled the largest solar power plant in East and Central Africa which has the capacity to generate a...
Egypt Just Opened Largest Christian Cathedral in Middle East

Egyptian Muslims and Christians Unity Reinforced by Largest Cathedral

Egypt's inauguration of its largest church and mosque is "a message of tolerance to all Egyptians," experts and citizens have noted. President Abdel Fattah...
oil revenues

Libya heightens security in its largest oil field

Libya's Prime Minister Fayez Serraj on Monday agreed with the Chairman of the state-owned National Oil Corporation (NOC) Mustafa Sanalla to enhance security in...

WHO: Cholera vaccine boost to save Africa’s 2 million people

The World Health Organization (WHO) said Monday that the largest cholera vaccine campaign in history has been launched in Africa to help more than...

World’s biggest glass house reopens after renovation works

Britain's famous Kew Gardens Saturday reopened its spectacular Temperate House, the world's largest Victorian glasshouse after completing the largest restoration project in its entire...

Ethiopia’s largest dam project nears completion

Africa's largest hydro dam project, the 6,450 MW Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), is 66 percent complete, an Ethiopian official said on Saturday. Speaking to...
China’s largest shield tunneling machine is ready for export on March 13, 2018. (Photo from the official website of the Tianhe Mechanical Equipment Manufacturing Co., Ltd)

China’s Developed Tunneling Machine Ready for Bangladesh Project

China’s largest self-developed tunneling machine will be exported to Bangladesh to assist with a river tunneling project, breaking the export monopoly of ultra-large tunneling...
A worker assembles an Airbus A320 family aircraft on a final assembly line in Tianjin. (Photo by Li Yingqi from People’s Daily)

Airbus Identifies Its Biggest Growth Potential in China

Airbus’ Chinese market has the biggest potential for growth over the next two decades, according to the latest market forecast of Airbus, a worldwide...
General Motors has recalled 13 million vehicles this year

Abu Dhabi: GMC Sets New Guinness Record for Auto Show

U.S. auto giant GMC set a new Guinness World Record for the largest parade of cars during the five-day Gulf Arab Traffic Week in...
Chinese tourists take photo in St. Petersburg, Russia. (Photo from CFP)

China now has the largest middle-income class

China has created the world’s largest middle-income class, said Chinese Premier Li Keqiang in his government work report delivered on March 5at the first...