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June 8, 2015 2:12 PM IFC invests $2.4b in Ghana

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) of the World Bank Group says it has invested a total of $2.4 billion in Ghana. It says in the past five years, its investment in the energy sector amounts to $525 million including oil and gas exploration and production, power production, and refined petroleum distribution. The IFC today, June 8, 2015 signed 18

May 6, 2015 11:01 AM Salman Khan sentenced over hit and run killing

Indian superstar Salman Khan has been found guilty in the 2002 hit-and-run case and the sessions court in Mumbai is scheduled to pronounce the quantum of punishment on Thursday. Additional Sessions Judge D.W. Deshpande reading out his judgment said “all charges have been proved against the actor”, according to Indo-Asian News Service. “You were driving 1

April 29, 2015 3:38 PM Researchers Create Universe's 3D Map That Could Help Navigate Dark Matter

Astrophysicists have created the first extensive 3 D map of universe that spans two billion light years. The map's creators believe that it would help better understand matter and dark matter, in addition to help understand relative motion in the universe. The map's creators believe that it would help better understand matter and dark matter, in addition 5

April 27, 2015 1:00 PM President Mahama reiterates intention to fix power situation

He said this in an address read for him by the Minister of Education, Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang at the April Session of the 19th Congregation of the University of Education, Winneba on Saturday. He said not too long ago, Parliament approved the deal to bring the emergency power barges into the country and gave the assurance that plans are far underway 2

April 27, 2015 12:20 AM Mahama reiterates intention to fix power situation

The President, John Mahama on Saturday renewed his intention to fix the power situation. He said this in an address read for him by the Minister of Education, Professor Jane Naana Opoku-Agyemang at the April Session of the 19th Congregation of the University of Education, Winneba on Saturday. President Mahama said “during the State of the Nation Address 21

April 26, 2015 5:04 AM Did Ramaphosa benefit from Eskom coal deals?

Mining company Glencore and the Presidency on Saturday moved to dispel claims that Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa may have benefited from Eskom’s coal buying deals. ”Glencore refers to the various statements attributed to Mr Ted Blom published in Fin24.com on 24 April 2015 regarding certain supply contracts concluded between the Glencore Group and Eskom 34

April 25, 2015 6:41 PM A BEE, a Brian and hopefully a backup plan for Eskom

Cape Town – The proponents of Eskom’s black economic empowerment (BEE) procurement policies are among the state-owned power monopoly’s biggest thieves, energy analyst Ted Blom told the Cape Town Press Club on Friday afternoon. He said that one of the biggest beneficiaries of the 51% black ownership requirement – above and beyond the mining charter requirement 18

April 24, 2015 1:15 AM BDCs reject fake audit report

Chamber of Bulk Oil Distributors has rejected accusations of fraud being levelled against them based on an audit of their business dealings with the Bulk Oil Storage Company. According to a report in the state-owned Daily Graphic, the audit covered a three year period and suggest that there has been collusion between the BCDs and some officers of BOST to under 3

April 22, 2015 1:26 AM Roundup: Canadian stock market drops as resources lose ground

Roundup: Canadian stock market drops as resources lose ground TORONTO, April 21 (Xinhua) -- Canada's main stock market in Toronto dropped on Tuesday as resources shares lost ground following a rally in the last trading day, when selloffs both in miners and energy triggered investors' concern. Toronto Stock Exchange's benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index 46

April 20, 2015 9:22 AM The law that predicts computing power turns 50

In the year Moore’s article appeared, Sylvania manufactured the first read-only memory (ROM) chips. Because qubits can represent data in multiple states at the same time, they can be used to explore multiple solutions to a problem at the same time.In other words, quantum computers can test lots of possibilities in parallel instead of testing one after 25