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India’s top court directs federal government to show data on procurement of COVID-19 vaccines,...

India's top court has asked the federal government to produce complete data on its purchase history of three types of COVID-19 vaccines. "The data should...
Children learn to make DIY paintings at a children’s home in a community of Taihu neighborhood, Changxing county, Huzhou, east China's Zhejiang province, April 29, 2021. (Photo by Wu Zheng/People's Daily Online)

China Plans to Allow Couples to Have Three Children

China will allow couples to have three children as part of its efforts to deal with its aging population crisis, state media reported on...

MTN to sanction MoMo agents violating “No ID, No cash out” policy

CEO of MTN MobileMoney Limited, Eli Hini says they have already picked up evidence of some mobile money agents violating the “No ID, No...
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Ghana keeps policy rate at 14.5 percent despite rising inflation pressures

Ghana's central bank announced on Monday here to maintain its benchmark policy rate at the one-year-old level of 14.5 percent despite some rising inflationary...
Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP)

There is low adoption of Renewable Energy among SMEs—ACEP

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) says there is low patronage of Renewable Energy (RE) among Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) which deprives...
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SMP according to Policy and Law

The best of journalistic pieces are the ones that take the complex constructs and break them down into brief, precise, simple and clear language...
Medical workers are seen in a COVID-19 quarantine hospital in Cairo, Egypt, on June 15, 2020. Egypt reported on Monday its highest single-day COVID-19 deaths with 97 fatalities, taking the death toll in the North African country to 1,672, said the Egyptian Health Ministry. According to the ministry's spokesman Khaled Megahed, 1,691 new COVID-19 infections have also been registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the total confirmed cases to 46,289. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Kenyan manufacturers launch policy tool-kit to aid recovery from COVID-19 pandemic

Kenya's manufacturers on Wednesday launched a policy tool-kit to aid the recovery of the sector from COVID-19 pandemic. Mucai Kunyiha, chairman of...
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Nigeria’s Ban on Maize Importation to Sustain Productivity

With the recent Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) revised forex policy excluding Maize from the list of commodities eligible to obtain FX from the...

Kenya’s judiciary launches policy on alternative justice system

Kenya's judiciary on Thursday launched a policy on an alternative justice system in order to boost access to justice. David Maraga,...

Kenya mulls policy to expand botanical gardens to boost biodiversity conservation

Kenya is considering putting in place a policy that will help to expand the number of botanical gardens in order to boost conservation of...
WASHINGTON, March 3, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on March 3, 2020 shows flags on the U.S. Federal Reserve building in Washington D.C., the United States. The U.S. Federal Reserve lowered the target range for the federal funds rate by 50 basis points to a range of 1.00 percent to 1.25 percent, as the novel coronavirus disease poses "evolving risks" to economic activity, the central bank announced Tuesday. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. Fed officials still skeptical of yield curve control

U.S. Federal Reserve officials are still skeptical of adopting the yield curve control policy, arguing that it would likely provide "modest benefits" with "potential...
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Free-entry policy attracts tourists to Hubei

Over 3 million people visited central China's Hubei Province about a week after it waived entry fees at tourist sites for Chinese visitors, according...

Decentralisation Policy key to combat COVID-19

Mr Amidu Ibrahim-Tanko, Executive Director of Star Ghana Foundation, has urged the government to revisit its decentralisation policy and ensure its effective implementation for...
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Draft policy on Aflatoxins endorsed

The Ministry of Trade and Industry has endorsed the draft national policy on Aflatoxins with a call for strategic collaborations in implementing the policy...

Involve civil society organisations in policy and operational responses to COVID-19

The Coalition of Civil Societies - Ghana, have called on Member state Governments and donor agencies to involve civil society organisations in policy and...
Asante Akim South Assembly Distributes Nose Masks

Asante-Akim South Assembly distributes 30,000 nose masks

The Asante-Akim South Municipal Assembly as part of efforts to curb the spread of the coronavirus among the population, has embarked on a free...
Special Mothers Project

Two NGOs partner to support Ghana’s Inclusive Education Policy

The Special Mothers Project, an advocacy and awareness creation programme on cerebral palsy has partnered with Afri – Educational plus, an education-oriented organization...
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Global economy expected to shrink sharply due to Coronavirus, WEO says

The global economy is expected to shrink sharply by three percent in 2020 because of the Coronavirus pandemic, according to the World Economic Outlook...

LPG to pay GHc300.00 monthly allowances to unemployed graduates

The Liberal Party of Ghana (LPG) says it will implement a social intervention policy dubbed: ‘Unemployment Benefits Scheme’ to pay a minimum of GHc300.00...
Ghana Football Association (GFA)

Ghana Football Association announces policy on commission on sponsorship

The Ghana Football Association has announced that staff and outsiders will gain a commission if they secure sponsorship for the Association. The association has also...

All is not well in Liberia- Pathways to reform as recommended by IMANI

All is not well in Liberia. Many Liberians have lost faith in President Weah. He seems to have abandoned what his country needs to...

Report says renewables could save millions from premature death

REN21 is the global renewable energy policy multi-stakeholder network that connects a wide range of key actors from Governments, International organisations Industry, associations of...

GHS/JICA implements policy towards building health resilience

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) in conjunction with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has rolled out a five-year project in northern Ghana to meet...
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Togolese public health, education officials to learn from Chinese system, policy

At least 52 Togolese government officials from health and education sectors will learn from the Chinese system and policy of public hygiene as well...
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Ghana’s Agriculture policy interventions aims at generating bumper harvest

Dr Gyiele Nurah, Minister of State at the Ministry of Agriculture, has said increased investment by government since 2017 has revived the country’s agriculture...

Chinese Opening-up Policy will Bolster Kenya’s Export Sector

China's opening-up policy will boost Kenya's exports to the Asian nation, a Chinese government official said on Tuesday. Li Xuhang, Charge d'Affaires at the Chinese...
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Stakeholders Discuss Agriculture Policy

Stakeholders in the agricultural value chain have converged in Accra to validate a proposed Ghana Agricultural Engineering Policy and Strategy (GAEPS) aimed at boosting...
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GMA Wants Maritime Transport Policy

Mr Daniel Appianin, the Deputy Director-General of the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), has called for a Maritime Transport Policy (MTP) to effectively address the...
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Bishop says monetization of worship must have policy backing

Right Reverend Emmanuel G. L. Twum-Baah, former Bishop of the Koforidua Diocese of the Methodist Church, has called on the church to come out...

Ghana’s Cocoa Processing Capacity To Be Expanded By 15,000 Tonnes

Ghana is one of the largest cocoa-growing countries in the world, second to Cote d'Ivoire. This country has traditionally exported almost its entire crop...