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  1. Pecb Signs a Partnership Agreement with Altum TCRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PR.com

    PECB is proud to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement with Ghana-based ALTUM Training and Consulting , to distribute PECB training courses. This will ensure that the respective companies will give their contribution based on their expertise in organizing quality and management system training courses in Ghana.

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  2. Winter Wonders: WinterludeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Where Toronto

    Winterlude kicks off with an ice carving competition at Confederation Park. Stop by to see some beautiful works of glacial art! Ottawa's frosty winters offer visitors and residents the opportunity to experience things those living in southern climes can only dream of.

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  3. Ecuador to become first foreign government to run Super Bowl adRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    This screen grab comes from an Ecuador tourism advertisement similar to the one expected to run during the 2015 Super Bowl. Ecuador is the first foreign country to buy ad time to promote tourism during the game.

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  4. Ecuador to advertise during Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    This screen grab comes from an Ecuador tourism advertisement similar to the one expected to run during the 2015 Super Bowl. Ecuador is the first foreign country to buy ad time to promote tourism during the game.

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  5. My 5-year-old uses a walker -- that's even more reason to show her the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Canada.com

    Chloe explores Quebec City. Her family learned that with planning and patience, a 400-year-old city is plenty navigable.

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  6. 1994 Ghana Dance Champion returns home to make donationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Ghanamma.com

    Dance has been an integral part of the world's arts and entertainment industry and it is only natural that we uphold it in any capacity possible wherever we may be. One of such personalities promoting Ghana dance in the Diaspora is Lawrence Otoo, the 1994 Ghana Dance Champion from Embassy Pleasure.

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  7. Run away with Africa Soul Train CircusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Pique News Magazine

    But this one is a little unique. Africa Soul Train Circus is a collaboration between two seasoned circus professionals - one from Ghana and the other from B.C. The circus' show uses aerial rope and hoops, African bowl spinning and human pyramids to keep people on the edge of their seats.

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  8. GhIPSS begins nationwide deployment of hybrid POSsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | GhanaWeb

    The ability of bank customers to use their local ATM cards to directly make payment is no longer limited to Accra, as deployment of the terminals has begun in the other regions. The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems, has started deploying the hybrid POSs which accept both local ATM cards and e-zwich cards, in line with its plan to make the terminal available throughout the country.

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  9. China to partner govt to deal with illegal miningRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Ghanamma.com

    The Chinese Embassy in Ghana says it is prepared to partner the government to deal with the illegal mining menace in the country. The Chinese Ambassador to Ghana, Ms Sun Baohong, told journalists in Accra after a closed-door meeting with officials of the Minerals Commission that the Embassy would lead the campaign by educating Chinese citizens about Ghana's mining laws and regulations.

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  10. Earth From Space: Aletsch Glacier, Swiss and Italian AlpsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Space Ref

    Parts of the Swiss and Italian Alps are pictured in this satellite image. Extending some 1200 km through central Europe, the Alps occupy an area of about 200 000 sq km and are inhabited by some 20 million people.

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  11. Sudan to strengthen relations with GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | Ghanamma.com

    The Republic of Sudan's Ambassador to Ghana, Babikir Elsiddig Mohammed, has announced a plan of action to promote meaningful bilateral trade and business relations with Ghana. The Ambassador, who announced this at the commemoration of the 59th anniversary of the Republic of Sudan 's independence in Accra last weekend, gave the assurance that the plan of action would help accelerate the pace of development in both countries.

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  12. School girls sell bodies for phones - ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Ghanamma.com

    A senior officer at the Mion District Social Welfare and Community Development Department, Iddrisu Alhassan Ganiyu, has raised alarm over the rate at which teenage pregnancies are being recorded in the district. According to him, between 30 and 40 teenage girls become pregnant in the district every year and that 90% of the number do not get men to take responsibility for their pregnancies, because they flirt with married men who already have many children.

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  13. An Eccentric Archeologist Who Drew a Line in the SandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Forward

    A German Jewish Iranologist, who lost his University of Berlin post in 1935 after officially declaring that his grandparents were Jewish, is one of several focuses of an exhibit about Asian travel at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington, D.C. "The Traveler's Eye: Scenes of Asia" is on view through May 31. Ernst Herzfeld is not a household name but is renowned for his 1911-13 excavations in Samarra , an Islamic pilgrimage destination in Iraq designated a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2007, and his 1931-34 work in Persepolis , where he unearthed the ruins of Darius the Great's palace, which Alexander the Great destroyed.

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  14. Korea Republic supports fisheries sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ghanamma.com

    The Ministry of Ocean and Fisheries of the Republic of Korea has presented two vehicles and some items valued at $100,000 to the Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development . The items included 20 laptops and accessories, five photocopiers set and a camera to support the Research and Scientific Survey Division of the Fisheries Commission.

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  15. Govt's quest to establish airline on course - MinisterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ghanamma.com

    Deputy Minister for Transport Joyce Bawa-Mogtari says government quest to establish an international airline is on course. Speaking on Business Trends with George Wiafe, she said the airline would start operation by September 2015 barring any unforeseen hitches.

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  16. Olympics to report referee SB Bortey to GFARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Ghanamma.com

    Great Olympics is preparing to report referee SB Bortey to the Ghana FA's match review committee for unfair officiating in the Wonder club's 2-0 defeat to AshantiGold SC in Obuasi last Sunday. The Agosu lads claim referee Bortey shockingly denied them a penalty in the dying embers of the match after the match official had pointed to the penalty spot.

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  17. Morocco is First African Tour from SpiceRoads Cycle ToursRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | PR.com

    SpiceRoads, one of the world's leading bicycle tour operators, has launched an 8-day adventure Authentic Morocco by Bicycle through the awe-inspiring Atlas Mountains, the bone-dry Jbel Saghro and the lush palm plantations of southern Morocco. This tour begins in the bustling ancient walled city of Marrakech with a city tour around the Medina and a night in a riad.

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  18. Africa World introduces night flights to KumasiRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Ghanamma.com

    The flights; AW 120 and 122, were made possible by the recent installation of Aeronautical Ground Lights at the Kumasi Airport. The move, according to the airline, would mark the launch of an entirely new venture into scheduled night-time operations to and from Ghana's domestic airports.

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  19. EU pledges more support to Ebola affected countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | GhanaWeb

    Mr Jean-Louis De Brouwer, a Director of the European Commission, on Friday said the European Union would continue to support Ebola affected countries to get out of that crisis. He has also given the assurance that the EU would also continue to support African countries in fighting against the outbreak of other diseases apart from the Ebola Viral Disease.

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  20. Emirates offers reduced fares on routesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Ghanamma.com

    Dubai-based Emirates airlines is offering the public a special Business and Economy class fares to a wide range of cities across six continents. To enjoy the attractive discounts, bookings have to be made from now to the 24th of January for travel between 1st February and 30th June 2015.

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