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)

Italy reports coronavirus infection curve has reached a plateau

(dpa) - Italy continued to see slight improvements to its coronavirus infection curve over Easter, experts from the Ministry of Health in Rome announced...

Reports: Bitcoin exchange Kraken plans to go public in 2022

(dpa-AFX) - California-based bitcoin exchange Kraken Exchange is considering going public in 2022, reported CNBC on Thursday. Established in 2011, Kraken enjoyed a substantial first...
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Cambodia reports an unprecedented surge of coronavirus cases

(dpa) - Cambodia reported a dramatic surge in coronavirus cases on Friday, recording 576 new infections. The daily total, released by the Ministry of Health,...
FILE PHOTO: The logo of German car manufacturer BMW is seen on the company headquarters in Munich, Germany, December 5, 2019. REUTERS/Andreas Gebert/File Photo GLOBAL BUSINESS WEEK AHEAD

BMW reports record turnover in first quarter driven by Asia sales

(dpa) - German carmaker BMW has sold more cars than before the coronavirus crisis in the first quarter of this year due to rising...
FILED - A visitor holds an LG G Flex 2 smartphone at the consumer electronics show CES 2015. The South Korean electronics manufacturer LG is closing its loss-making mobile phone business. Photo: Britta Pedersen / dpa

LG Electronics reports climbing sales with first quarter data

(dpa-AFX) - South Korea's LG Electronics Inc (LGEPF.OB, LGEJY.OB, LGEIY.OB, LGEAF.OB) reported on Wednesday that its first quarter consolidated operating income increased 39.2 per...
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Reports: At least 16 injured in Colombia car bomb blast

dpa/GNA - At least 16 people were injured in a car bomb blast in western Colombia on Friday, local media reported. Most of the...
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Poland reports third record of coronavirus cases in three days

dpa/GNA - Poland reported 35,143 new coronavirus cases on Friday, marking the third daily record of new cases in as many days, data...

Reports: Argentina to stop flights from Brazil, Mexico and Chile

dpa/GNA - In view of the increasing numbers of coronavirus infections in Brazil, Mexico and Chile, Argentina is stopping flights from these countries...

Philippines reports record daily high of Covid-19 cases

dpa/GNA – The Philippines on Saturday reported a record 7,999 additional coronavirus infections, pushing the country’s national tally to 656,056. The death toll from...
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Zambia refutes reports of inadequate storage facilities for COVID-19 vaccine

The Zambian government on Thursday denied the report that the country does not have adequate storage facilities for the COVID-19 vaccines. Minister...

Russia reports first cases of H5N8 bird flu virus in humans

dpa/GNA - Several people in Russia have been found to be infected with avian flu of the subtype H5N8, in cases of animal-to-human...

Malaysia reports 1,111 lockdown breach arrests for Sunday

dpa/GNA - Alleged violations of Malaysia's pandemic lockdown rules prompted 1,111 arrests on Sunday, according to Defense Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob. A third of...

Botswana dismisses reports on mining activities in Okavango Delta

Botswana has dismissed reports of mining activities in Okavango Delta, one of the country's prime tourism destinations. "Botswana government treasures and values...

Ethiopia reports 613 new COVID-19 cases

Ethiopia on Thursday reported 613 new COVID-19 cases over the previous 24 hours, taking the national count to 144,862. The COVID-19 death...

Truck maker Volvo reports strong rise in fourth quarter profit

dpa/GNA - Swedish commercial vehicle maker Volvo Group on Wednesday reported a 37-per-cent rise in fourth-quarter net profit, partly driven by strong orders...

Zimbabwe reports rising wheat production

Zimbabwean wheat farmers delivered 157,000 tonnes of wheat last year, more than double the 60,641 tonnes produced in 2019. The rise was...

Ghana records 616 new COVID-19 cases – GHS

Ghana reported 616 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, taking the national tally to 62,751, said the Ghana Health Service (GHS). The death...
Bus passengers sanitize their hands in Kigali, capital city of Rwanda, March 14, 2020. Rwanda on Saturday registered its first case of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), the ministry of health said here. (Xinhua/Cyril Ndegeya)

Rwandan capital Kigali reports rising cases due to increased movements, complacency

A Rwandan health official on Saturday said Kigali recently reporting more new COVID-19 cases than other places in Rwanda is due to increased movements,...
President Akufo Addo

Ghana reports imported variants of COVID-19 – Akufo-Addo

Ghana has recorded new variants of COVID-19, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo said here late Sunday. In his 22nd broadcast to...
Lee Jae-yong. [Photo/IC]

Reports: Samsung heir sentenced to prison during corruption trial

dpa/GNA - The heir to Samsung's corporate empire, Lee Jae-yong, has again been sentenced to prison in a reopened corruption trial, local media...
Zambian President Edgar Lungu delivers a speech at the launch of blueberry export to China in Chongwe, Zambia, on Nov. 13, 2020. Zambia on Friday flagged off its inaugural export of fresh blueberries to China, becoming the first country in southern Africa to enter the huge Chinese market. (Photo by Martin Mbangweta/Xinhua)

Zambian government denies reports of planning to introduce national dress code

The Zambian government on Thursday refuted reports that it plans to introduce a national dress code. Ministry of National Guidance and Religious...
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China reports 96 new coronavirus cases nationwide

dpa/GNA - Chinese health authorities reported 96 coronavirus cases nationwide on Sunday, as the country continues efforts to rein in a new outbreak. Fifty-nine...

Germany reports 9,847 Covid-19 cases in 24 hours

dpa/GNA - German health officials said on Monday that the country had registered 9,847 new coronavirus infections and 302 deaths in the last...
Photo released by Turkish Defense Ministry shows Turkish army launches a military operation into northern Syria on the Turkey-Syria border, on Oct. 9, 2019. Turkish Armed Forces on late Wednesday began a land operation into northern Syria against the Syrian Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG). (Xinhua)

Syria reports Israeli rocket attacks in Hama province

dpa/GNA - Israeli rockets targeted Syria's Hama province early Friday, the Syrian state agency Sana reported, citing the country's military. The projectiles apparently targeted...
Former Attorney General, Martin Amidu

Martin Amidu refutes reports of Presidency following his resignation

Mr Martin Amidu, the former Special Prosecutor, says President Akufo-Addo's letter to him following his resignation contains "introductory falsehood, public deception and spinning propaganda.." Mr...
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Nigerian central state denies reports of deaths over “strange disease”

A central state of Nigeria denied on Wednesday media reports that about 50 people have recently died of a "strange illness" in parts of...
Hong Kong Residential Fire

Reports: 7 die, more critically injured in Hong Kong residential fire

Seven people, including a 9-year-old, were killed on Sunday night in a fire in a four-storey residential block in Hong Kong, local media reported. The...

Reports: Arrest warrant for Morales cancelled after win in Bolivia

A Bolivian court on Monday withdrew an arrest warrant for former president Evo Morales, eight days after his leftist MAS party took a landslide...
FAO Africa

FAO reports highlights need for reinforcing global food supply chains

Increasing trade between countries and developing markets are at the center of the development process, according to the latest edition of the State...
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Egypt reports 126 new COVID-19 cases, 102,141 in total

Egypt registered late on Monday 126 new COVID-19 cases, raising the country's total infections to 102,141, said the Health Ministry on Tuesday. ...