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November 4, 2016 9:36 AM Newspaper review: Brexit court ruling dominates press

The High Court ruling that the formal process of Britain leaving the EU must have parliamentary approval dominates the pages of Friday's newspapers. As the Times reports: "In a case brought by Gina Miller, an investment manager, three judges cleared the way for a Commons vote to trigger Article 50, the mechanism allowing Britain to leave the EU. "If upheld 37

November 3, 2016 1:15 AM Global climate talks move to Marrakesh: Here’s what they need to achieve

Even though evidence on an ever-worsening global climate keeps pouring in with alarming frequency, the last 12 months have, in fact, been a relatively good year for global climate policy. Next week, the world’s countries meet in Marrakesh, Morocco, to follow up on the gains made at Paris last year, and to try to reconcile these two facts. The 22nd conference 63

November 2, 2016 6:27 AM These Charts Show How the Corruption Scandal Has Roiled South Korean Markets

In South Korea, it's not uncommon to see presidents making apologies for bribery scandals involving their family members and associates. But when incumbent President Park Geun-hye hastily arranged a nationally televised briefing last week, and apologized to the nation "for causing the people humiliation and despair," many were left agape at the sheer 21

October 31, 2016 5:51 AM Ghana’s Gas For $2bn Chinese Loan NDC BIG LIES EXPOSED

After last week’s revelation by the New Patriotic Party that the Mahama-led National Democratic Congress government had committed itself to offering all of Ghana’s gas to China for 19 years, as collateral for the $2 billion CDB loan facility it is now chasing, the Ministry of Petroleum attempted to conceal the truth with a press statement. But that attempt 34

October 30, 2016 2:25 PM Hillary's Presidency Will Rejuvenate America

The electoral compass indicates today that Hillary Clinton is set to return to the White House as the first female president in US history. Yet the political compass suggests this ambitious woman whose career spans decades will not spend a comfortable next four years in power. Her tenure could be burdened by careful calculations, but also a lot of second-guessing 14

October 28, 2016 8:06 PM ‘5.5 million Ghanaian adults malnourished’

“Ghana is said to be doing well but we have 5.5 million adults walking the surface of Ghana who are malnourished. “We know that by the 1000th day - that is nine months in the mother’s womb and two years on the surface of this earth, if you are not able to correct any nutritional deficit, you carry that deficit for the rest of your life”, he stressed 66

October 27, 2016 7:00 PM Ghana finally signs for $498m second MCC Compact after some hitches

The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) of the US government has finally signed the second Compact with Ghana, worth $498 million, bringing the total Compact received by Ghana so far to $1.4 billion, after a long drag. The Compact should have been signed in December 2015, but the Ghana government delayed in meeting the terms of the agreement, and then second 4

October 27, 2016 5:34 PM Africa’s transition to low carbon energy critical – AfDB

Africa’s transition to a low carbon energy future is critical for global sustainability, especially for addressing climate change, Dr Timothy Afful-Koomson, Principal Green Growth Officer, African Development Bank (AfDB) has said. He said globally, about 47 per cent of the increased carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from 2000 and 2010 directly came from energy 21

October 26, 2016 10:02 AM Apple’s holiday surprise: big sales, not so big profits

New York, Bengaluru: Apple Inc posted its third successive quarter of declining iPhone sales on Tuesday and forecast slimmer-than-expected profit margins over the upcoming holiday season even as it projected record sales, sending its shares down. The world’s most valuable publicly traded company said improved sales from China were around the corner 26

October 25, 2016 3:27 PM Aloe Vera Gel Market Size, Share Analysis by Manufacturers, Regions, Type and Application to 2021

Aloe Vera Gel Market size is projected to experience significant growth prospects from 2016 to 2021. The objective of this report is to provide a detailed analysis of the Aloe Vera Gel industry and its impact based on applications and on different geographical regions; strategically analyze the growth trends, future prospects; R&D spending and trail 16