Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

31-40 results from 1000 for query «oil»

October 23, 2017 6:01 PM AfDB initiates new strategy to transform Africa’s agriculture

(Ecofin Agency) - Akinwumi Adesina (picture), president of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has revealed last Oct. 19, on the sidelines of the 2017 World Food Prize in US, the new strategy of his institution to develop Africa’s agriculture. Entitled “Technologies for African Agricultural Transformation-TAAT”, the strategy aims to modernize Africa’s 110

October 23, 2017 2:53 AM UCC compiles electronic map of Ghana’s conflict hotspots

The University of Cape Coast (UCC) with support from the United Nations Development Programme and the National Peace Council (UNDP) has developed an online electronic conflict mapping book of Ghana. The online book which offered detailed research document that showed the various conflicts in Ghana, the dynamics, stages, and intervention approaches in peacebuilding 56

October 23, 2017 2:19 AM Planning Officers across Ghana undergo value-for-money training

Planning Officers across the country have undergone training in value for money analysis on government projects. Petroleum Revenue Management Law mandates the Finance Ministry to publish status of implementation of oil-funded projects. A report must also be submitted to Parliament on whether the projects contribute to economic activity at the local level 57

October 21, 2017 8:09 AM ITLOS case lawyers to receive national awards

President Akufo-Addo has announced plans by government to bestow national honours on the legal team that won the maritime dispute against Cote d’Ivoire. The International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) last month ruled that Ghana did not violate the sovereign right of Cote d’Ivoire by drilling oil around the maritime area share by both countries 68

October 21, 2017 5:18 AM ‘Ghana’s ITLOS victory a collective effort’ – Akufo-Addo

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has paid glowing tribute to successive Presidents and governments who, he said, played important roles, over the years, in ensuring a favourable verdict was handed down by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea (ITLOS). According to President Akufo-Addo, “this victory could not have been achieved 77

October 20, 2017 11:50 AM Ghana’s ITLOS victory a collective effort

Accra, Oct. 20, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Thursday acknowledged the roles played by successive governments in securing Ghana’s western maritime boundary. He said the verdict handed down by the International Tribunal on the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) was a collective effort. “This victory could not have been achieved through the actions 77

October 20, 2017 7:28 AM LPG marketers resume supply of gas

Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) marketers say they have started supply of the product at retail outlets with immediate effect. The move they say is to ensure uninterrupted supply of gas across the country. The decision to resume operations, according to the Association of Oil Marketing Companies, was reached after an emergency meeting with major players 57

October 19, 2017 9:15 PM LPG marketers backdown on closure of outlets October 19, 2017

LPG operators have announced the rescheduling of the maintenance of their retail outlets with immediate effect. The move according to the businesses, is to ensure uninterrupted supply of liquefied petroleum gas. The decision was arrived at after an emergency meeting between OMCs, Ghana Liquefied Petroleum Gas Operators and the Liquefied Petroleum Gas Marketing 33

October 19, 2017 4:45 AM Italy breaks up smuggling ring for Libyan diesel fuel

Italian police said Wednesday that they had broken up a network selling low-quality Libyan diesel fuel worth 30 million euros ($35 million) at service stations in Sicily and as far away as France and Spain. In a year-long investigation, the Guardia di Finanza financial police found that the smugglers were obtaining fuel destined for ships from a refinery 73


The governments of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire have reaffirmed their commitment to abide strictly by and cooperate to implement the ruling of the Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea delivered on September 23, 2017, in the dispute concerning the delimitation of the maritime boundary between Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire in the Atlantic 86