Accra, Sept. 18 - (DPA/GNA) - The European Commission proposed a series of reforms Tuesday to the World Trade Organization (WTO), aimed at modernizing the global trade watchdog and adapting it to modern-day trade practices.US President Donald Trump has threatened to withdraw from the WTO unless it is reformed, complaining that the Uni
Accra, Sept. 18 - (DPA/GNA) – Interest in applications for a German state housing subsidy for families with children was so great at its launch on Tuesday that the webpage of the state-owned development bank crashed, a bank spokesman told dpa.“The access portal was inaccessible for a period of 20 minutes,” the spokesman for the KfW d
Accra, Sept. 18 - (DPA/GNA) - A deal between Russian and Turkey to set up a demilitarized zone in Idlib seems to have averted what was described as potential "humanitarian nightmare" for the region.Here are some key aspects of the deal and the current status in Idlib:
By Yaw Ansah, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA - Nestlé and Ashoka on Tuesday announced the commencement of a social investment accelerator programme that seeks to advance social entrepreneurship and boost economic development in Africa.As part
By Patience Gbeze, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA – African Union Continental Symposium on the Implementation of the International Decade for People of African Descent has opened in Accra with call on leaders to create stronger regional and national momentum amongst states and civil society.
By Rita Adjeley Adjei/Lilliana Owusu–Akyem, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA – The Ministry of Health (MoH) in partnership with Starkey Hearing Foundation has inaugurated the technical working group for the development of a National Strategic Plan on ear and hearing health.
A GNA Feature by Yaw A.O. AnsahAccra, Sept. 18, GNA - With a broad smile while working on a well pruned cocoa farm, Esi Attaa, 40, who hails from Twifo Praso in the Central Region, tells how her farm has been transformed over the past two years through the help of the Boame Scheme.
By Godwill Arthur- Mensah, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA - Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has assured the public of government's commitment to implementing its industrialisation plan designed to transform the Ghanaian economy.He said gover
By Eunice Hilda Ampomah, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA - The Pan African Writers Association (PAWA) has met with Mrs Catherine Abelema Afeku, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Creative Arts to appeal for partnership and support from the Sector.
By Afedzi Abdullah/Isaac Arkoh, GNAMankessim (C/R), Sept.18, GNA - Mr Kwaku Ofori Asiamah, Minister for Roads and Transport, has re-affirmed government's determination to improve the road network in the Central Region.This, he said, woul
By Julius K. Satsi, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA - The Ghana Insurance Brokers Association (GIBA) as part of its anniversary on Tuesday donated some items totalling GH¢10,000.00 to the Accra Psychiatric Hospital for the care of patients in the facility.
Accra, Sept. 18, GNA - The Concerned Nkrumaists of North America (CNNA) shall organise a two-day open conference from September 20 and 21 to remind the youth of the relevance of Osagyefo Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s ideas in the country.
By Dennis Peprah, GNADumasua (B/A), Sept. 18, GNA – Two traditional rulers in the Brong-Ahafo Region on Monday, took a swipe at anti-corruption advocates, institutions and campaigners calling on them to come out with concrete steps in the fight the menace in the country.
By Regina Benneh, GNASunyani, Sept. 18, GNA - Some suspected armed robbers on Sunday morning robbed passengers including a pastor and his wife of their personal belongings and an unspecified amount of money on the Kintampo-Buipe-Tamale road.
By Bertha Badu-Agyei/Natasha Arthur, GNAAkosombo (E/R), Sept. 18, GNA - A five day training to build the capacities of consular officials in seven missions abroad has opened with a call on missions to be receptive to migrants and provide them with the needed support.
By Florence Afriyie Mensah, GNATepa (Ash), Sept 18, GNA – Madam Martina Appiah-Nyantakyi, Ahafo-Ano North Municipal Chief Executive, has expressed grave concern about lack of interest in vocational training by the youth in the District.
By Florence Afriyie Mensah, GNAKintampo (B/A), Sept 18, GNA – Smallholder charcoal producers in the major charcoal-producing districts in the Brong Ahafo Region, have appealed to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for a review of the existing regulatory regime on charcoal production, to address some of their concer
By Godwill Arthur-Mensah, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA - Ghana’s recent ratings by the Standards and Poor indicating that the economy has improved from a B - status to a solid B, with a stable outlook, is a confirmation that we’re in the right direction, Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, said Tuesday.
By Samuel Akumatey, GNAHo, Sept. 18, GNA - Togbe Afede XIV, the Agbogbomefia of Asogli State and President of the National House of Chiefs, has assured the people of Asogli and the Volta Region that his exploits in the business world would bring development to the Region.
By Joyce Danso/ Grace Princess Tarwo, GNAAccra, Sept. 18, GNA – Muntalla Mohammed Binlard, a Businessman who defiled a seven year old girl at Nima has been sentenced to 25 years in absentia by an Accra Circuit Court.This was after the court had