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Palestinian fishermen go fishing on their boat at a seaport in Gaza, Feb. 5, 2020. The Israeli army decided on Wednesday to reduce the allowed fishing zone off the Gaza Strip coast from 15 to 10 nautical miles, said Israeli and Palestinian sources. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

Palestinian fishers hope to expand fishing area amid Israel pressure

by Sanaa Kamal The joy of the Palestinian fisherman, Medhat al-Shantaf, in awaiting the abundant fishing season has not lasted after...
Travel and Tourism

U.S. to expand travel restrictions to six more countries

The Trump administration announced on Friday that it will restrict immigration from six new countries, a controversial move that has already drawn criticism, reported...
Ferro Fabrik Limited

Ferro Fabrik to expand industrial frontiers

Ferro Fabrik Limited , Ghana’s leading Steel Milling Company, is poised to raise output, widen workers’ welfare and social responsibility as it pursues...
A group of farmers in Sawla

Kenyan trade lobby to train farmers to expand international market

Kenya National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KNCCI) has offered to train Kenyan farmers to gain access to international markets, including China, officials said...
Hemp hardwoods

Hemp hardwoods and bioplastics expand crop use beyond CBD

Most U.S. farmers are growing hemp for cannabidiol, but hemp-based hardwood and bioplastics businesses have sprouted up this fall, expanding the newly legal crop's...
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ECA official urges Zambia to expand major economic sectors as AfCFTA edges closer to...

The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) on Wednesday urged the government of Zambia to expand major economic sectors so as to fully...

TMA creates taskforce to boost revenue collection

The Tema Metropolitan Assembly (TMA) has set up a taskforce to expand its revenue collection base as a measure to increase its Internally Generated...
Fuel Economy

Kenya’s economy to expand by 6.5 percent in 2019

Kenya's economy is expected to expand by between 6.5 and seven percent in 2019, economic experts said on Thursday. Metropol CEO Sam Omukoko told a...

African experts, policymakers urge further investment to expand electricity access

African experts and policymakers on Thursday urged African countries to further expand investment in electricity production so as to drive the continent's development. The experts...
agricultural productivity

China Targets Agriculture, Mining, Manufacturing as well as Services Sector Expansion

China will roll out more opening measures in the agriculture, mining, manufacturing and service sectors, and allow wholly foreign funded enterprises to operate in...
Women Loans

Women Groups in Salaga gets support from MASLOC to Expand Their Businesses

The Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) has disbursed some loans to six (6) women groups at Salaga in the East Gonja municipality to...
President and Physicians

Physicians and Surgeons Foundation to Expand Healthcare in Ghana

The Ghana Physicians and Surgeons Foundation of North America has indicated its willingness to partner its Local Ghanaian counterparts to improve the health delivery...
Minister Motorway

Ghana Government to Expand Tema Motorway into Six Lanes

The Government has taken the necessary steps to rebuild the 54-year old 19-kilometer Tema Motorway into a six-lane road. Built under the Administration of Dr...
Jubilee oilfield

Partners to spend US$500 Million to expand Ghana Jubilee, TEN oil fields

Government of Ghana and its partners in the Jubilee and the Tweneboa-Enyenra-Ntomme (TEN) oil fields will spend at least 500 million U S Dollars...
Youth Resource Centres

Ghana on the path of expanding sports infrastructure across the country

The Ghanaian government has started off the construction of 10 multi-purpose sports and youth resource centers across the country. The initiative, spearheaded by the Ministry...

ARB Apex Bank to open more ATM post

The ARB Apex Bank Limited is expanding the coverage of its Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) services and the issuance of cards to rural and...

Office of Special Prosecutor Must Also Look At Churches – Rev Dr. Amfo-Akonnor

The Chairperson of the Asante Presbytery of the Presbyterian Church of Ghana (PCG), the Reverend Dr. Amfo-Akonnor, has recommended the expansion of the mandate...
Gm Crops

WFP calls on Tanzanian farmers to expand variety of crops

Tanzania needs to diversify its agricultural crops portfolio and train smallholder farmers on modern, resilient farming methods for it to beat malnutrition and attain...
Ibexes, a type of wild animal under first class state protection, are playing and looking for food in hills in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Mar. 3, 2018. (CFP photo)

China Considers Expanding Its Ecological ‘Red Lines’

China has authorized 15 provincial-level regions to draw ecological “red lines” for environmental conservation in February, and plans to complete the work in another...

Kenya’s real estate sector set to expand in 2018

Kenya's real estate sector is set to expand in 2018, as the wave of political uncertainty dissipates, ending a period of price correction experienced...
Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare Director General of Ghana Health Service

Ghana Health Service to use ICT to expand health service

The Director General of the Ghana Health Service Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare says the Ghana Health Service has resolved to make the adoption and application...
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Mrs. Samira Bawumia Encourage Pupils to Read Wide

Mrs Samira Bawumia, wife of Vice President Mamudu Bawumia, has encouraged Ghanaian children to cultivate the habit of reading for intellectual growth and literal...
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Scientists expand anti-striga seed to East Africa

African scientists said Thursday they have expanded innovative anti-striga seed that has led to the reclamation of 20,000 hectares of arable land in Kenya...

Ghana’s economy to expand by 6 percent

Ghana's economy is expected to grow by 6 percent, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) predicted in its report released here Thursday. The report titled "Sub-Saharan...
Chinese Ambassador to Ghana Sun Baohong (1st L) and Thomas Akabzaa (1st R), Ghanaian Chief Director of the Ministry of Energy, attend the signing ceremony of China's donation of multi-million-dollar solar energy equipment to the government of Ghana in Accra, Ghana, June 30, 2017. The Chinese government is willing to expand win-win cooperation with Ghana, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana Sun Baohong said here on Friday. (Xinhua/Shi Song) (jmmn)

China seeks to establish a win-win collaboration with Ghana

The Chinese government is willing to expand win-win cooperation with Ghana, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana Sun Baohong said here on Friday. Answering...

Kenya’s low cost carrier to expand regionally in 2018

Kenya's low cost airline Jambojet plans to begin international flights beginning in 2018, company officials said on Tuesday. Jambojet CEO Willem Hondius...
Gary Faye Locke

China-US must toe the line of expansion for a common interest

There needs to be more dialogues and face to face meetings between China and the US, so that they can expand common interests and...
Felix Moumie

Viewpoint: Cameroon Government Facing Growing Unrest

Monday April 3, 2017 Teachers throughout the West African state of Cameroon have been striking and protesting against the non-payment of salaries. Younger educators who...
World Bank Office Ghana

World Bank to extend support to Ghana – Henry Kerali

The World Bank will expand by 40 percent its development assistance to Ghana by next year, Country Director Henry Kerali disclosed here on Monday. ...

Experts Wants Capacity of TOR to be Expanded

Industry players in the oil and gas industry are calling on government to intensify measures to expand the capacity of the Tema Oil Refinery...