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October 19, 2017 10:04 PM Sudan doubles 2017 gold production targets in 9 months

Sudan has doubled its 2017 gold production targets in just nine months, Sudan’s Ministry of Minerals announced yesterday. In a report the Ministry declared that 74.6 tons of gold had been mined during the first three quarter period of this year, “The traditional mining companies produced 63.2 tons, doubling the planned production, while the small mining 69

October 19, 2017 4:26 PM Gov’t makes agricultural modernization urgent priority – President

Kumasi, Oct 19, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has underlined the government’s determination to pursue aggressive modernization of the nation’s agriculture to substantially increase productivity and reduce food import. He said its agenda for the next four years was to transform agriculture by improving production efficiency and ensuring 41

October 19, 2017 3:11 PM Denmark To Cut Aid To Ghana By End Of 2020

Madam Tove Degnbol said it was time Denmark to move beyond giving aid to Ghana under the country’s strategy of development cooperation and rather increase collaboration in trade and investment. She said for the past after 25 years Denmark has been a long-standing and trusted partner to Ghana which has been based on development cooperation in social and economic 62

October 19, 2017 12:14 PM President launches infrastructural development programme

Ejura (Ash), Oct. 19, GNA - President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has launched the Infrastructure for Poverty and Eradication Programme (IPEP) at a ceremony at Ejura in the Ashanti Region to support the government's priority Initiatives for sustainable socio-economic development. These include the "One District, One Factory", "One Village, One Dam", "Agricultural 36

October 19, 2017 9:07 AM Poultry farmers oppose tax cuts for imported chicken October 19, 2017

Local poultry farmers have lashed out at government for granting tax cuts to frozen chicken importers. The comment follows claims of unfair treatment in the tax regime for frozen food importers. Early this week, some members of the Frozen Foods Importers Association petitioned government over some tax cuts being granted some of its members, which they assert 33

October 19, 2017 3:52 AM Ghana to cut down on food imports as warehouse project starts

President Nana Akufo-Addo has said the launch on Wednesday of his One-District One-Warehouse initiative at Ejura in the Ashanti Region marks the beginning of a drive to reduce huge food imports. The launch of the project was part of events to mark the 37th World Food Day by the United Nations under the theme, “Change the Future of Migration-Invest in Food Security 52

October 18, 2017 8:52 AM Nigerian energy giants Aiteo is the new headline sponsors of CAF Awards

Accra, Oct. 17, GNA – Nigerian energy giants Aiteo, one of the continental leaders in the production and distribution of hydrocarbons, is the new title sponsor of the annual Confederation Africa Football (CAF) Awards. The annual ceremony, which confers honours on actors, who have distinguished themselves during the year in the football family, will be held in Accra 103

October 17, 2017 6:33 PM Ghana/Cote d'Ivoire move to address unfavourable cocoa pricing regime

Accra, Oct. 17, GNA - Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire are working together to address the unfavourable global cocoa pricing regime to reduce the vulnerability of both nations to the volatility of the markets, President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has said. He described as “manifest injustice” the situation where, for the 2015 Crop Season, both countries earned 45

October 16, 2017 9:01 AM Once famine-stricken, Ethiopia has many lessons for a country like India

In my youth, parents chastened their children if they wasted food by reminding them that millions starved in Ethiopia. Ethiopia was the country stricken with famines. According to the World Peace Foundation, between 1870 and 1980, 115 million starved to death in Ethiopia. Guess what? In 2017, Ethiopia will be the fastest-growing economy, projects the World 89

October 15, 2017 5:21 AM Natural gas consumers likely to bear some cost of LPG plants

ISLAMABAD: The government is planning to put an additional burden on natural gas consumers by recovering some cost of 60 liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) air-mix plants that will be set up to meet the needs of people in far-off and hilly areas of the country, officials say. Of the 60 plants, which are considered expensive, the impact of weighted average 52