President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo

President unveils plaque for work to start on Volta Rail Bridge

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has unveiled a plaque for the commencement of construction work on the Volta Rail Bridge at Ogoli, near Juapong...

Nigeria starts distribution electoral materials

The Nigerian Air Force has commenced airlift of electoral materials across the country for the conduct of Saturday's elections, an official said Tuesday. Air force...
GOIL MD Mr Patrick Akorli and Board Chairman Mr Kwamina Bartels

GOIL follows due process in the transportation of petroleum products

Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has adopted pragmatic measures to instil discipline in transportation of petroleum products by road and to ensure that truck...
Charcoal burning

Stakeholders Call for sustainable production of charcoal

Charcoal production and usage is said to form the bulk of Ghana’s energy supply and consumption with the product contributing more than 60 per...

Indian Company Dissociate Itself From Tema-Akosombo Pailway Project

KEC International, India’s second largest manufacturer of electric power transmission towers has dissociated itself from proposed construction work on the Tema-Akosombo railway. This follows media...

Ghana-Iran Sign Trade Agreements

The sixth session of the Ghana-Iran Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) ended in Accra on Thursday with the signing of a number of...
Post-Harvest Losses

Post Harvest Losses Crippling Ghana’s Economy

Ghana loses about 318,514 tonnes of maize annually to post-harvest losses according to a 2016 study by Dr Bruno Tran, an expert in post-harvest...

Ghana-Iran Seek To Enhance Partnership

The Sixth session of Ghana-Iran Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC) underway in Accra. The two-day meeting seeks to enhance the levels of partnership and...

Finance Officers Urged To Resist MMDCEs Pressure

Finance Officers at the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) have been urged to stand firm and resist attempts by Metropolitan, Municipal and District...

Shama District Assembly Channels Resources To Health Care

The Shama District Assembly has budgeted aboutGHC 86 million cedis for various development interventions under its 2018 to 2021 medium term development plan. The District...
A train numbered 9001 is ready to leave Khorgos for Astana, capital of Kazakhstan, June 8 (Photo by Xinhua)

The prosperity of China-Kazakhstan cross-border cooperation

Chinese President Xi Jinping, during his ongoing state visit to Kazakhstan, inspected via videolink two key hubs of the cross-border transportation on Thursday along...

Dormaa Municipality Rated 22nd Lowest In Immunization Coverage

Dormaa Municipality has been identified as the lowest District in the Brong-Ahafo Region in terms of coverage and performance on national immunization. Miss Evelyn Bema...

Malaria prevalence rate: Ghana registers a major decline

Mr Kwame Dzudzorli Gakpey, the Behavioural Change Communication Specialist of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has observed that there is a remarkable reduction in...
Jomoro District Assembly

WAHO Honours Pledge To Ghana’s President

The West Africa Health Organisation (WAHO) on Wednesday donated ten Suzuki TF 125 motor bikes to the Ministry of Health in Accra. The motor bikes...

Ghana And Russia Strenghtens Economic Cooperation

For nearly six decades, Ghana and Russia have had an excellent diplomatic relations and still looking to build a stronger economic cooperation. In this...

Chinese train maker tries US market

Chinese train maker expands US market By Gao Shi from People’s Daily A mockup of the Orange Line car made by Chinese train maker CRRC Corporation...
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British Foreign Secretary Access Support To Boomers International

The British Foreign Secretary, Mr Boris Johnson, has met with Mr Kwabena Danso, the Chief Executive Officer of Booomers International, manufactures of bamboo bicycles,...

Kusanaba SHS Battling Infrastructure Deficit

The Kusanaba Senior High School in the Bawku West District is battling infrastructure deficit and needs immediate government and donor Agency intervention to survive...
Youth participants at the forum

Youth Of V/R Fight For One Course

The Concerned Volta Youth appreciates the concerns and the support from fellow voltarians both home and abroad on our first press statement. We won't...
Ghana And Cote D'ivoire

Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire To Strengthen Relations Despite Dispute

The bilateral relations between Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire is expected to be strengthened despite the recent maritime dispute pending at the International Maritime Tribunal. The...

Trump nominates Elaine Chao as transportation secretary

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump on Tuesday nominated Chinese-American Elaine Chao as the secretary of transportation, who is set to play a key role in...
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NGO launches CHEETAH project to facilitate transportation of goods

The platform christened: “Chains of Human Intelligence towards Efficiency and Equity in Agro Food Trade along the Trans-Africa Highway,” (CHEETAH), is being piloted...
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Transportation of ballot papers for Zambia elections starts

The first batch of pallets containing ballot papers for the August 11 general elections were transported from Al Ghurair Printing and Publishing Company to...

Government is devoted to enhancing upper west roads

He said construction works on the Nadowli-Lawra-Hamile road was ongoing while 70 kilometres of the Tumu-Han road had been awarded on contract with the...

Tokyo Stocks fall whilst talks on oil stuck from quake impact

The 225-issue Nikkei Stock Average plunged 503.94 points, or 2.99 percent, from Friday to 16,344.09, while the broader Topix index of all First Section...

The State Has No Business In Hospitals & Schools

We have had state involvement in industries, farms, transportation, aviation besides whatever your mind can think of, and they have all gone down the...
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi (C) meets with his new ministers in Cairo, Egypt on March 23, 2016. Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi reshuffled the cabinet on Wednesday, swearing in 10 new ministers, as the country strives to revive its economy, official Ahram online reported. (XINHUA/MENA)

Egypt’s new government has numerous trials to overcome

The shake-up focused on economic portfolios, including the ministries of finance, investment, tourism, antiquities, civil aviation, justice, manpower, transportation and irrigation, while a new...

IoT to transform the lives of citizens

The Internet of Things (IoT) has the ability to transform the lives of citizens, providing tangible solutions to many of society’s ills. That said,...
Ghana energy supply

Iran and Italy sign deal on transportation and energy

The agreements were signed in a ceremony attended by Iranian Minister of Roads and Urban Development Abbas Akhundi, Minister of Agriculture Mahmoud Hojjati, Deputy...

Ghanaians to pay more for transportation

The increase is the beginning of a domino effect after fuel prices went up in January by up to 28 per cent. Leaders of public...