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February 14, 2018 2:30 PM Accra’s leading malls launch holiday bonanza for shoppers

The capital’s three leading malls; West Hills Mall, Accra Mall and Achimota Retail Centre, have jointly unveiled an unprecedented holiday promotion which will sponsor lucky shoppers and their partners on all-expenses-paid trips to dreamland destinations in Dubai, Mauritius and Cape Town. The ‘Triple Travel Trivia’ is a shopper reward and loyalty promotion 33

October 20, 2017 4:45 AM EU leaders urge full inquiry into Malta journalist murder

BRUSSELS, October 20 (Reuters) – European Union leaders called on Malta on Thursday to carry out a full investigation with international help over the killing of the country’s best-known journalist, and the EU parliament agreed to hold a debate on media freedom on the island. Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has already called in foreign investigators 38

September 27, 2017 3:39 PM Why Doesn’t Trump Challenge Kim Jong Un to a Duel?

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un has called Trump a “mentally deranged U.S. dotard,” a “frightened dog,” a “rogue,” and a “gangster.” This is his response to Trump's having called the “Rocket Man” an obvious “madman.” It sounds like the usual Twitter war. Or think of any other normal conflict in your life. You have co-workers who are fighting, family 33

September 17, 2017 2:24 PM Gaming Commission confiscates 17 slot machines in Nkawkaw

The Gaming Commission in collaboration with a taskforce at the weekend confiscated 17 slot machines (jackpot) at Nkawkaw in the Eastern Region for flouting the rules and regulations of the Commission. The Commission also closed down two betting shops in Anyiman for operating without permit, exposing machines in public and allowing under-aged children 24

August 26, 2017 12:09 AM Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle gameplay: Mike helps Jeff with his Rabbids infestation

A new Mario game is due out this month for the Nintendo Switch. No — not Super Mario Odyssey, which dominated this year’s E3 (the Electronic Entertainment Expo trade and fan show) in Los Angeles this past June. Nintendo’s next big Switch game is Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle, which French publisher Ubisoft developed. It’s a turn-based tactics game that mashes 41

August 25, 2017 10:39 AM Behind glitz of casinos, typhoon exposes Macau's infrastructure woes

MACAU (Reuters) - The glitzy exterior of Macau crumbled after a super typhoon steamrolled through the gambling center, exposing critical infrastructure flaws and overwhelmed emergency services. Macau, a former Portuguese colony until 1999, was battered this week by Typhoon Hato, one of the strongest on record. At least nine people died, many are still 26

August 25, 2017 8:13 AM Typhoon death toll rises in Macau

Macau - At least nine people are now known to have died in Macau when a huge typhoon swept through the gambling hub, plunging casinos into darkness and sparking destructive floods. Around 48 hours after Severe Typhoon Hato smashed into southern China, worst-hit Macau was still picking up the pieces on Friday, with the enclave's government facing recriminations 33

August 24, 2017 9:06 AM The Morning After: Thursday, August 24th 2017

Fans of large phones have been waiting for Samsung's next Galaxy Note since the last one suffered a devastating recall last year. Now that the Note 8 is revealed, Chris Velazco says it's "a huge, beautifully made phone that just might be good enough to make people forget about its poorly designed predecessor." That includes the first dual-camera setup 53

August 21, 2017 1:32 PM HTC cuts price of Vive virtual reality system by $200, could spur more enterprise pilots

HTC cut the price of its Vive virtual reality system by $200 in a move that follows discounting by Facebook's Oculus Rift. In a blog post, HTC said it would offer its Vive system for $599. That bundle includes headset, sensors and motion controllers. Oculus in July said that its Rift and Touch were available for $399 for a limited time. Both Oculus and HTC are chasing 49

August 21, 2017 1:15 PM HTC Vive Review: Still The Best PC VR Headset Money Can Buy

Is The HTC VIVE The True, Sharp End of The VR Space? OK look, I like to think of myself as a straight shooter, so I'm going to be super transparent here: I am a huge cynic. Yes, being a child of the 80's I'm not actually that old, but when it comes to tech I'm like the grumpiest of grumpy old men. I didn't think much of smartwatches (BAH!), and still 71