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George Rr Martin

George R.R. Martin speculates that there might be some few changes to Game of...

The 70-year-old author began writing his 'A Song of Fire and Ice' series in 1991, long before the HBO fantasy drama based on the...
Ghana Flag

Ghana Makes Effort Towards Paris Climate Change Agreement

Ghana is currently formulating a multi sectoral Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) implementation plan which is being prepared with the involvement of all the line...
Maize farmer

Poor Management of Armyworm Could Result in Maize Shortage in Africa

CABI has today (7 September 2017) confirmed that Fall Armyworm (FAW) has been reported in 28 African countries, following the pest’s arrival in Africa...
U.S. President Donald Trump(1st L, front row) takes the oath of office during the presidential inauguration ceremony at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 20, 2017. Donald Trump was sworn in on Friday as the 45th President of the United States. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Obama brought mild foreign policy as compared to Trump

Just three months into his presidency, U.S. President Donald Trump is flexing his muscles in Asia and the Middle East, displaying a tougher U.S....
National Road Safety Commission

NRSC Brief Media On Current Road Safety Situation

The National Road Safety Commission (NRSC) has expressed great worry over the rise in the number of road crashes especially in 2016, having recorded...
fiscal deficit

Spain’s trade deficit falls by 29 pct up to Sept.

Exports rose by 1.2 percent in the first nine months of the year to 188.485 billion euros hitting a record high for the period,...
Growth was uneven across eurozone countries, with Germany "robust" and France losing ground ?

Eurozone: construction output fell 0.9 percent in September

The shrinking in the euro area is due to building construction falling by 1.1 percent, while civil engineering rose by 0.4 percent. ...
cars

Battery powered cars found to be better as compared to fuel cars

Published in the November issue of the journal Energy, the study by researchers at Stanford University in the United States and the Technical University...

Namibia vehicle sales to continue on downward trend

The statistics released on Monday, also show that on an annual basis, total vehicle sales contracted by 34.5 percent in Ocotober compared to a...
Food Prices

Ghana’s PPI falls in September

The PPI measures the average rate of change over time in prices received by domestic producers for the production of their goods and services. ...

Ghana’s economy records decline

GSS statistician Philomena Nyarko said the value of the economy, with oil included, was 38.16 billion Ghana cedis (9.62 billion U.S. dollars), compared with...
mobile money

As At June 2016 Mobile Money Value Stood At GH₵679.2m

During the same period total number of registered mobile money agents increased to 108,531 compared with about 38,400 in June 2015. Speaking at the launch...
AGM PBC

PBC records mild profits for with no dividend for shareholders

The Board of PBC, however, could not recommend the payment of any dividend as was the case in the 2013/2014 financial year. At the 15th...
May’s Day Care

Students of May’s Day Care and Educational Centre Graduates

Mrs Efua Bram-Larbi, Director of the School told the GNA in an interview that the number of students that offered courses in the pre-school...

Price of Oil hits $38.29

The new OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Rabi Light (Gabon),...

Express Clearing of Cheques Increased to 80 Percent

The latest statistics is contained in the half year report of Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS). The increase in volume of the express...

AGM of Brakwa Breman Rural Bank Held

He said the bank’s total deposits also improved from GH¢ 4,467,773.00 in 2014 to GH¢ 6,762,745.00 in 2015 representing 51per cent growth. ...
A man walks past an electronic board showing the stock index in Tokyo, Japan, Feb. 4, 2014. Tokyo stocks tumbled on Tuesday, with the Nikkei index ending 4.18 percent lower, hitting the lowest closing level since last October. The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average dived 610.66 points, from Monday at 14,008.47, its lowest finish since Oct. 8. (Xinhua/Stringer)

As at May Ghana’s PPI Shot up to 0.1 percent

The provisional PPI for the month of April was 13. 2 percent but it was revised downwards to 11.2 percent after full data became...
oil

OPEC daily basket price $45.15

The new OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Minas (Indonesia), Iran...
oil

OPEC daily basket price $44.76

The new OPEC Reference Basket of Crudes (ORB) is made up of the following: Saharan Blend (Algeria), Girassol (Angola), Oriente (Ecuador), Minas (Indonesia), Iran...
Ghana energy supply

Report shows that Africa’s energy has broadened as compared to other regions

The energy gap between Africa and the rest of the world is widening, according to the 2015 African Progress Report, an annual flagship publication...

Spain received foreign investment of US$24 billion in 2015

The newspaper Expansion reported on Tuesday citing sources from the Spanish Ministry of Economy that foreign investment had reached 21.724 billion euros in 2015,...
Consumer Spending

Spain posted a fall of 0.8 percent in consumer price for February

Prices of transport fell by 4.7 percent in February year-on-year, while prices of food and non-alcoholic drinks and items related to communications rose by...
Western Union

Western Union Says Women Are Economic Change Agents

The company also saluted developed and emerging economies for paving the way for these women to cross borders and called for greater recognition and...

Inflation rate of Indonesia hastens in February to 4.42 percent

The national statistic bureau announced on Tuesday in Jakarta that February's annual rate was higher than the 4.14 percent recorded last month. The consumer price...

Inflation in South Africa went up to 6.2 %

The inflation also marked a rise compared with 5.2 percent registered in December. The stubborn inflation has breached the South African...
tourism

Stringent visa rules shrinks south Africa’s tourism to 6.8 percent

That works out to a loss of about 650, 000 tourists, according to Stats SA. Stringent immigration and visa regulations were...

OPEC crude productivity raised in spite of low oil price

OPEC, the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, continued to maintain its high level oil output in the past months despite the plunge of...
Australia

Australia’s native vulnerable unprotected by new policy

Yawuru tribe leader Patrick Dodson has said the "Closing the Gap" policy, which was designed to end disadvantage for Indigenous Australians and help them...

Eurozone retail trade recorded an increase in Dec by 0.3 %

In November last year, retail trade remained stable in the eurozone and rose by 0.3 percent in the EU, according to data issued by...