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Ethiopia returns home 840 nationals from Saudi Arabia

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Ethiopia has in recent days returned home 840 nationals who had been serving prison sentences in Saudi Arabia, an Ethiopian official said on Tuesday. ...

Saudi Arabia projects 2.3 percent GDP growth in fiscal 2020

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Saudi Arabia on Thursday projected its GDP growth at 2.3 percent in the fiscal year 2020, the Saudi Press Agency reported. In...

India, Ghana to use digital technologies to transform economies

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Ghana and India are following similar development paths in the quest to develop their economies. Addressing participants at the on-going Future Investment Initiative (FII) Summit...

Veep attends third session of Future Investment Initiatives in Saudi Arabia

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Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia left Accra on Sunday for Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, to attend the third session of the International Conference of the...

4H Ghana demand justice for family of Jamal Khashogghi

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4H Ghana, a youth leadership promotion group has called on the international community to bring to book all those behind the killing of Jamal...

OFID Okays US$318m for operations in developing countries

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The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved US$318 million of new funding to benefit developing countries across the globe. Speaking at...

2019 Hajj: 6,000 Ghanaian pilgrims arrive safely in Accra.

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The last batch of Ghanaian pilgrims have safely returned to Accra after partaking in this year's Hajj in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. ...

AirtelTigo: Unveils “Hajj Offer” to enable pilgrims enjoy free incoming calls, discount on...

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Telecom operator, AirtelTigo, has launched a discounted offer for its new and existing pre-paid customers travelling to Saudi Arabia for this year’s Hajj pilgrimage,...

Saudi Arabia: Ongoing arbitrary detention and judicial harassment of Ms. Israa Al-Ghomgham

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  H.E. Prince Mohammed bin Nawaf Al Saud, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United Kingdom 30-32 Charles Street, Mayfair, London,W1J 5DZ Your Highness, I am William Nicholas Gomes,...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Saudi Arabia Will Support Syria’s Rebuilding – Trump

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While defending his decision to force Defense Secretary James Mattis out ahead of schedule, U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday said that Saudi Arabia...
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If Countries Act Now, Children Born Today Could Be Healthier, Wealthier, More Productive

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New World Bank research released today gives policymakers compelling evidence that delivering better outcomes in children’s health and learning can significantly boost the incomes...
Arab League

Arab Summit Ends With A Cry for Regional Peace and Unity

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The yearly Arab League (AL) Summit concluded here with unwavering stands for preserving regional peace and unity, especially the problems related to Jerusalem, Syria,...
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Draw for 2018 World Cup

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Below is the draw for the 2018 World Cup to be hosted by Russia. Group A: Russia, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Uruguay Group B: Portugal, Spain, Morocco,...
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Global CO2 Emissions Decrease

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After a decade of rapid growth, there is a strong decrease in the growth rates of global CO2 emissions over the past years, sending...
Hajj Pilgrims

First batch of pilgrims take off for Jeddah

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The first batch of about 500 pilgrims left the Tamale Airport on Friday night, August 11, for Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to participate in this...
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Qatar Blockade by Saudi Arabia & Allies Denounced

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The President of Africa Eye, Mr. Yahaya Alhassan, has described the policies and blockade spearheaded by Saudi Arabia against their neighbour, Qatar, as a...

Exclusive: Rached al-Ghannouchi explains the causes of the Qatar crisis

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Rached al-Ghannouchi the head of Tunisia Islamic movement emphasized that the Qatar crisis proved that in Islam the war is not between Shia and...
Saudi-Israeli Military Cooperation on the Island of Tiran: Revealed

Viewpoint: Egyptian President Ratifies Transfer of Two Islands to Saudi Arabia

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Saudi Arabia has been given two islands which have been under Egyptian control since the early 20th century. President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi has endorsed the...

Saudi Authorities thwarts planned attack on Mecca’s Grand Mosque

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Saudi Interior Ministry spokesperson announced on Friday the foiling of a terror attack that targeted the Grand Mosque in Mecca. The operation...
Yemen cholera epidemic in Sanaa

Viewpoint: Trump to Visit Saudi Arabia While Cholera Epidemic in Yemen Worsens

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Thousands of people are suffering from cholera in Yemen as the Health Ministry of the National Salvation Government declared a state of emergency. Sanaa, the...
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Undocumented Ethiopians living in Saudi urged to abide by 90-day amnesty

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The Ethiopian government and various non-governmental organizations have urged undocumented Ethiopians residing in Saudi Arabia to take advantage of the three-month amnesty, which came...

Equatorial Guinea Hosts First Economic Forum in Saudi Arabia

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Two global energy powers met for the first Equatorial Guinea-Saudi Arabia Economic Forum, organized by the Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea....

Ahmad Farroukh appointed as Executive Director of Smile Telecoms

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Smile Telecoms Holdings Ltd (“Smile”), a Pan-African telecommunications group with operations in Nigeria, Uganda, Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, is delighted...
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Saudi Arabian King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud

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King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia is scheduled to pay a state visit to China from March 15 to March 18...

Saudi Arabia donates 50 tons of date fruits to Ghana

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The government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Wednesday donated 2,500 cartons of date fruits to Ghana. The annual donations, which...
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29 workers rescued from Saudi Arabia

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Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said the government had rescued 29 workers from Saudi Arabia and was bringing them home. "We have...
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Saudi Arabia arrests religious clerk for financing IS

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Saudi Arabia has arrested a religious clerk for financing Islamic State (IS) militant group related terrorism, Sabq online local news reported on Saturday....

Alleged Human Traffickers Arreseted

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A combine team of Police, Bureau of National Investigation (BNI) and Ghana Immigration Service personnel, have apprehended three people at Agona Swedru for allegedly...

UAE Football Association Says Asamoah Gyan Haircut Is Unethical

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The 31-year-old Ghanaian is on loan at Dubai-based Arabian Gulf League side Al Ahli from Shanghai SIPG. Some Islamic teachings ban 'Qaza' hairstyles, where only...
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Saudi Arabia arrests at least 10 terror suspects in two cities

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Saudi security forces arrested on Saturday morning more than 10 terror suspects during raids in Jeddah and Medina, Sabq local online news portal reported. ...