No ban on Ghana cocoa over child labour claims — EU

June 1, 2021 The European Union (EU) has said it does not intend to place a ban on the purchase of cocoa from Ghana because of child labour claims. Rather, the EU is working closely with the Ministry of...

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Ghana to be removed from EU’s money laundering list

May 24, 2021 The European Union (EU), has announced plans to take off Ghana from its list of countries noted for money laundering and terrorism financing. This decision is said to have been arrived at...

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Africa’s recovery pathways offer enormous opportunities

April 26, 2021 Dr Akinwumi A. Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB), has reminded global audiences of the continent’s vast opportunities for green growth. He sounded a note of...

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Germany to support Ghana produce vaccines locally

April 21, 2021 The German government is to support Ghana to conduct feasibility studies on the possibility of producing vaccines locally. When successful, the initiative will help accelerate national...

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AstraZeneca vaccine safe, effective — EU agency

March 19, 2021 A review by the EU’s medicines regulator has concluded the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine is “safe and effective”, and its benefits outweigh the risks. The European...

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No reports of blood clots linked to COVID-19 vaccination in Ghana – FDA

March 17, 2021 The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) says there has not been any record of blood clots linked to the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccination in Ghana. According to the Authority, although it has...

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No evidence of AstraZeneca vaccine problems — WHO

March 17, 2021 The World Health Organisation has said there is no evidence that incidents involving blood clots are caused by the Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine. In a statement, the WHO said it was reviewing...

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Ghana, UK sign interim trade pact

March 5, 2021 The government has signed an interim Trade Partnership Agreement (TPA) with the United Kingdom (UK) to sustain trade relations between the two countries as Britain and Northern Ireland exit...

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Ghana receives €9.7 million EU Grant to improve access to electricity

February 3, 2021 The European Union (EU), through the French Development Agency – Agence Francaise Development (AFD) – has approved a new €9.7 million euros grant for the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo)...

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EU Election Observation Mission begins work

November 12, 2020 The European Union Election Observation Mission (EU EOM) to Ghana’s forthcoming presidential and parliamentary elections has started its work. It is the EU’s third EOM to Ghana...

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