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Seychelles firm to invest US$16 million in shipbuilding yard in Zambia

A firm from Seychelles plans to invest about 16 million U.S. dollars to set up a shipbuilding yard at a port in northern Zambia,...
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Uganda government requests submission of claims over South Sudan payment arrears

Uganda's Ministry of Trade, Industry and Cooperatives requested companies and individuals who supplied goods and services to the South Sudan government to submit their...
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Kenya, German sign US$126.5 million development cooperation program

Kenya and Germany on Friday signed a 126.5 million U.S. dollars development cooperation program. Henry Rotich, cabinet secretary for the National...
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Namibia’s foreign reserves rise slightly in October

Namibia's foreign reserves increased marginally to 31.6 billion Namibian dollars (2.34 billion U.S. dollars) at the end of October from 31.4 billion (2.33 billion...
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Kenyans grapple with rising fuel prices

Kenyans have to dig deeper into their pockets to access all fuels that include cooking gas, charcoal, petrol, kerosene and electricity as energy inflation...

Former Minister of State Supports 2018 GAW Awards

Mr Kojo Yankah, a former Minister of State, has donated GHC 20, 000 to the Ghana Writers Association (GAW) towards the organisation of its...
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Local Content: Gulping Billions Of Dollars With Unfeasible Results In Oil And Gas Sector

In this report, Odimegwu Onwumere unearths that the utilisation of the local content in the oil and gas sector is still a tall dream...
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Angola UTAIP signs contracts worth over US$34.7 million

Angola Technical Unit for Support to Private Investment (UTAIP) on Friday signed six contracts valued at over 34.7 million U.S. dollars involving...
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Ethiopian public financial institutions asset exceed US$22.5 billion

Ethiopian public financial institutions' asset has exceeded 523 billion Ethiopian birr (more than 22.5 billion U.S. dollars), the Ethiopian Public Financial Institutions Agency revealed...
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China promises US$22k to orphanage school in Somalia

Chinese Embassy in Somalia on Tuesday promised around 22,000 U.S. dollars to an orphanage school in the capital Mogadishu to buy food and education...

Tatale township attacked

Five suspected armed robbers allegedly stormed the Tatale township amid shooting of sophisticated guns, dispersed traders and looted their goods and money. They succeeded in...
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Namibian ruling party receives US$615k in dividends

Four businesses of Namibian ruling party SWAPO on Monday handed over dividends of 8 million Namibian dollars (615,000 U.S. dollars) to the party. ...
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Nigeria’s external debt in 2016 stands at US$11 billion

Nigeria's external debt in 2016 was 11.41 billion U.S. dollars, the official news agency reported on Wednesday, citing data from the National Bureau of...

BoG Won’t Be Auctioning Any Dollars to Banks

The Bank of Ghana(BoG) has cancelled the auctioning of dollars to banks in the country. The central bank in January this year announced plans to...

Merchant Bank’ Support’s Nana’s Government with $100 Million ?

There have been several calls by members of the NPP Government to have members of the Mahama family arrested. Such calls include Hon. Kennedy Agyepong...

BoG Begins to See Results From 120 Million Dollars Auction

Currency analysts have stated that the Bank of Ghana’s auction of 120 million dollars in the first quarter of this year, to contain the...

Ghana Recorded Decline in FDIs By US $3 Million in 2016

Total Foreign Direct Investment (FDIs) to Ghana dropped by 300 million dollars in 2016.This is according to the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC).The figure...
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China, Philippines sign US$1.7 billion purchase agreements

China and the Philippines signed on Wednesday purchase agreements that commit Chinese businessmen to buy 1.7 billion U.S. dollars worth of fruits and other...
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JICA To Ensure Total Health Development For Families

The Japan International Cooperation Agency, Ghana Office is to implement Life Course Approach Programme in Upper West Region this year The programme involves focusing on...
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People Of kpikpira Remember Their Origin

Mr Rockson Bukari, the Upper East Regional Minister, has said the development of the youth was one of the top priorities of the government. To...

Ghana’s Economic Restoration Hinges On Agriculture – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has said efforts to restore Ghana’s economy hinges around agriculture. To this end, the President has observed that a National...
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Remittances to Mexico reach record high in 2016

Remittances sent from abroad into Mexico reached a record high of 26.97 billion U.S. dollars in 2016, according to the Central Bank of Mexico...
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Mexico considers plan to protect remittances from U.S.

The Mexican government said Tuesday it has been promoting a reform aimed at protecting billions of U.S. dollars in remittances Mexican migrants send back...
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Vietnam to spend over US$900 million on national power transmission network in 2017

Vietnam's National Power Transmission Corporation (EVNNPT) planned to put into operation 63 projects worth over 21.2 trillion Vietnamese dong (934.43 million U.S. dollars) in...
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Mahama Boast Of Ghana’s Economy

President John Dramani Mahama said on Thursday that Ghana’s economy remained second largest in the West African sub-region despite his administration inheriting wobbling economy...
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Cambodia’s Angkor earns US$62.5 million from ticket sales in 2016

Revenue from ticket sales to foreigners visiting Cambodia's famed Angkor archaeological park reached 62.5 million U.S. dollars in 2016, a 4.21-percent rise year-on-year. ...
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Macao 2015 gross national income per-capita surpasses US$65k

Macao's national income per-capita reaches 520,004 patacas (about 65,172 U.S. dollars) in 2015, the special administrative region's statistics service said in its latest report...
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Amidu Throws More Jabs At Mahama Over Ford Gift

President John Mahama smuggled huge amounts of dollars into the country through the infamous Ford Expedition gifted him by Burkina contractor Djibril Kanazoe with...
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Dividends on global shares fall in third quarter

Global dividends fell to 281.7 billion U.S. dollars in the third quarter, down 4.0 percent year on year, according to the Global Dividend Index,...
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US pledges support for Laos bomb clearance project

Unexploded bombs have killed more than 20,000 people in Laos since the 1970s. The assistance, which would be used to fund a national survey and...