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COVID-19: Ghana’s case count up by 294

Ghana’s confirmed COVID-19 cases have hit 9,462 after 294 new cases were recorded since the last update, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has disclosed. The...
Photo taken on Feb. 28, 2020 shows the exterior of London Stock Exchange Group in London, Britain. British stocks decreased on Friday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index down by 3.18 percent, or 215.79 points, to close at 6,580.61 points. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

British stocks up 0.93 percent Tuesday

British stocks rose on Tuesday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.93 percent, or 55.04 points, to close at 5,994.77 points. ...
barrick gold

Gold futures up on weaker U.S. data

Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Monday. The most active gold contract for June...
stock market

British stocks up 0.97 percent Thursday

British stocks rose Thursday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.97 percent, or 55.98 points, to close at 5,826.61 points. ...
barrick gold

Gold up as crude falls

Gold futures on the COMEX division of the New York Mercantile Exchange rose on Monday as gold gained some ground amid tumble of crude...

British stocks up 0.45 percent Monday

British stocks rose Monday, with the benchmark FTSE 100 Index up by 0.45 percent, or 25.87 points, to close at 5,812.83 points. ...
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)

UN spokesman says up to WHO’s governing body to find funds after U.S. withholds

It is up to the governing body of the World Health Organization (WHO) to decide where to seek funds in its COVID-19 fight, the...

Israel’s annual inflation unchanged, home prices up 3.9 percent

Israel's annual inflation over the past 12 months has not changed, while home prices have risen by 3.9 percent, according to a statement released...
A poster calling on more hand washing instead of purchasing masks is seen at a pharmacy in Berlin, capital of Germany, March 3, 2020. Germany's confirmed cases of COVID-19 have increased to 188 on Tuesday from 150 a day earlier, according to Robert Koch Institute (RKI), a federal government agency and research institute responsible for disease control and prevention. (Xinhua/Shan Yuqi)

COVID-19 cases in Germany up 4,974, deaths up 246

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Germany rose by 4,974 over the past 24 hours to 108,202 on Thursday, according to data from...
Policymakers are hoping that rising prices may prompt Japanese consumers to start spending more money and boost domestic consumption

Sales of German retail sector up 1.8 percent in January

Sales in Germany's retail sector increased in real terms by 1.8 percent in January 2020 compared with the same month last year, the Federal...

U.S. crude oil inventories up last week

The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Tuesday reported an increase of 1.7 million barrels of crude oil in the U.S. crude oil inventories for...
world bank

World Bank announces up to US$12 billion for COVID-19 country response

The World Bank Group announced Tuesday that it is making available an initial package of up to 12 billion U.S. dollars in immediate support...
Nigerian traders

Rwanda’s trade deficit up 16.3 percent in 2019

Rwanda's trade deficit increased by 16.3 percent in 2019, compared to the same period of 2018, the central bank said on Tuesday. ...
Australia bushfires

Up to 90 percent of “insurance” koala population wiped out by Australian bushfires

As many as 90 percent of the koalas on Kangaroo Island off the coast of South Australia (SA) could perish during catastrophic bushfires in...

Passenger flow at Moroccan airports up 11.18 percent in 2019

The passenger flow in Moroccan airports reached a record high of 25.059 million during 2019, increasing by 11.18 percent year on year, the Moroccan...

German carmaker Volkswagen deliveries up 1.3 percent in 2019

Despite "shrinking overall markets", Volkswagen Group increased its deliveries in 2019 by 1.3 percent to 10,974,600 vehicles worldwide, the German carmaker announced on Tuesday. ...
mobile money

Kenyan mobile money transactions up 10.5 percent

Kenya's mobile money transactions surged 10.5 percent in the first nine months of this year as compared to a similar period in 2018, with...
Sulaiman & Cafu

Ghanaian worker teams up with soccer legend to boost football among Brazil’s poor

A Ghanaian worker helping build stadiums for the 2022 World Cup has teamed up with Brazilian soccer legend Cafu to promote football in poor...

Inflation Rate Shoots Up Slightly to 9.5 percent

The year-on-year inflation rate rises slightly to 9.5 per cent in April from 9.3 per cent in March on account of increases in inflation...
Ghana Standards Authority (GSA)

Ghana Standards Authority and Local Government Service Team Up

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) and the Local Government Service (LGS) have agreed to partner to enforce standards as well as the newly-launched Ghana...
mpesa mobile money

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...
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MTN Ghana Plans on Improving Customer Experience

MTN Ghana, the multi-award winning telecoms giant, is to spend $160 million dollars in improving network technology and Information Technology Systems this year to...
China and USA

China’s Opening Up Brings prosperity to the world

Messages from the China Development Forum 2019 show that China will further open its market and make a significant contribution to globalization and world...
Black Stars Training

Ghana Vs Kenya: Ghana Black Stars Gears Up for a Mega Target

The Black Stars of Ghana are back to the Accra Sports Stadium for the first time after five years on Saturday March 23 to...
Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA)

AMA Urge Contractors to Up Their Game

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has warned its waste contractors to be up to the task or have their contracts revoked. The AMA gave the...
Tema Port

Tema and Takoradi Ports UP for Renovation Works

Mr Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, Minister of Transport, has said the country’s two main ports - Tema and Takoradi, would be modernized to position them...
Nigerian police

Nigerian Police Force Assures Public It is Up to The task for Peaceful elections

Nigerian police said Tuesday it was collaborating with other security agencies to provide a peaceful atmosphere for the smooth conduct of the upcoming elections. All...
President AU

African Heads of State Urged to Up Their Game on SDGs Implementation

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Sunday, expressing his faith in a foreseeable prosperous Africa, urged the leaders to strengthen their commitment, and scale up...

Greece eyes bond issues up to US$7.98 billion in 2019

Greece intends to tap the global money markets for 3 to 7 billion euros (3.42-7.98 billion U.S. dollars) next year, according to the Financing...

Glo Mega music throws up mega frenzy in Accra

The Fantasy Dome, venue of Saturday's Glo Mega Music show, practically surrendered to a sonorous frenzy, orchestrated by the A-list of African music icons...