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  1. NGO, French Embassy support women groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    Tamale, Feb. 28, GNA - The Ghana Developing Communities Association , a Tamale-based non-governmental organization, through the support of the French Embassy has assisted women groups in the Tamale Metropolis with micro credits to improve their business activities. The French Embassy provided GHA 108,000 .00 whiles GDCA provided a counterpart funding of GHA 28,000.00 under a project dubbed Fund for Social Development, which led to the granting of micro credits to about 550 women.

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  2. British Embassy Sacks Ghanaian Over Visa FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    A Ghanaian national working with the British Embassy in Accra has been sacked over visa fraud allegations. The identity of the suspect is yet to be made public by the embassy.

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  3. Hotels to cut staff over rising cost of doing businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Ghanamma.com

    The Ghana Hotels Association says industry players may be forced to cut down workforce due to a high cost in doing business. The Association says staff downsizing may be the only option if the situation doesn't improve.

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  4. Ederick Limited Goes OnlineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ghanamma.com

    Ederick Limited, a wholly-owned Ghanaian firm that sells home appliances, recently launched its online store in Accra to allow customers the freedom to transact business with the company online. 'We have realized that the world has become a global village and has also become technologically savvy.

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  5. Ghana and US Maritime Forces CollaborateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Marine News

    The Ghana Armed Forces and the United States Maritime Forces have completed a joint maritime operation, the Africa Maritime Law Enforcement Partnership , as part of the Africa Partnerships Program . The operation brought together representatives from Ghana's Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, the Marine Police Unit of the Ghana Police Service, Ghana Navy, the U.S. Navy and U.S. Coastguard on Spearhead, the U.S. Navy's first Joint High Speed Vessel .

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  6. Ghana names final 21-man squad for 2015 African Youth ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana U-20 coach Sellas Tetteh has announced his final 21-man squad for the 2015 African Youth Championship to be staged in Senegal next month. The Black Satellites squad will count on the experience of Spain-based midfielder Clifford Aboagye who was the third best player at the previous U20 World Cup in Turkey two years ago.

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  7. Taj Mahal endures, but its birthplace slowly crumblesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | SFGate

    In this Jan. 19, 2015, photo, a cow grazes on the grounds near Mogul Queen Mumtaz Mahal's first resting place after death in Burhanpur, India. Mahal's husband, Emperor Shah Jahan, had originally planned to build the Taj Mahal in Burhanpur, but abandoned the plan after six months.

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  8. Millennium Marathon to boast Trade, Sports Tourism and HealthRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | GhanaWeb

    The first international marathon to take place in Ghana on September 6, 2015 has been described as another opportunity to boast the economy of Ghana with the focus on trade and tourism promotion. Ashim Morton, Managing Partner of the Millennium Marathon Sports Company said the stake holders are working hard in collaboration with governmental agencies and the private sector to organize a memorable event.

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  9. Ensure balanced exchange rate between cedi, major currencies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | GhanaWeb

    A senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Ghana, Dr Albert D.A. Laryea, has called on policy-makers to ensure that the exchange rate of the cedi is not undervalued or overvalued against major trading currencies. He said the surest way to stimulate and sustain economic growth was to ensure that the exchange rate was pegged at a balanced level, and cautioned that any imbalance would affect national growth negatively.

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  10. An Adaptable International Volunteer Makes Every Moment Count in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | PRWeb

    Make the most of every moment; Explore side streets; Take miracle walks; Smile; Count your blessings; Refuse to take things for granted; Spread laughter; Offer to help; Give hugs; Teach; Learn; Touch the world and Allow the world to touch you. American citizen Sara Erickson recently volunteered abroad in Africa to care for orphans and teach young children through CrossContinental.org.

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  11. Ghana FA: Avram Grant won't interfere in U20 coach Sellas Tetteh's jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana Football Association vice-president Fred Crentsil has rejected suggestions that Black Stars coach Avram Grant's secondment to the country's U20 side at the African Youth Championship means he will interfere in the job of coach Sellas 'Borbor' Tetteh. Crenstil, who is also the coordinator of the Ghana national teams, insists Grant's association with the Black Satellites is not conflict interest claiming it will boost the various national teams in line with his mandate of helping other national teams.

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  12. Ghana coach Avram Grant returns to Accra next week, boost for local leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    Ghana coach Avram Grant will return to the country by next week with the key aim of monitoring the First Capital Plus Premier League for possible call-ups into the Black Stars for home-based players. The Israeli coach was given a ten-day break by the Ghana Football Association following his excellent work with the national team at the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea this month.

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  13. Howard Scott Gallery Presents KUDUO, Paintings of Ghanaian Artist Atta Kwami, Now thru 4/4Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Howard Scott Gallery is pleased to present the third solo exhibition of the Ghanaian artist Atta Kwami. The exhibition is titled Kuduo and will open today, 26 February and continue through April 4, 2015.

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  14. TV shows turn Croatia into hot spot for S. KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The China Post

    Koreans finding love and adventure traveling through Croatia in reality TV shows have put the Balkan nation on the map, making it a popular tourist destination for the Asian market. It all started back in 2012 with the filming of the South Korean show "Romantic," featuring Koreans in their 20s and 30s visiting Croatia's highlights, from the capital Zagreb to the stunning Plitvice lakes national park and onto UNESCO World Heritage site Dubrovnik on the Adriatic coast.

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  15. On fire: Noah Martey does it again as Bechem beat OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    Noah Martey is enjoying every bit of life on the football pitch for Bechem United in the First Capital Plus Ghana Premier League. The 19 year old rejected by national U-20 team selectors scored again on Wednesday afternoon to power Bechem United to a 2-0 victory over Great Olympics in a match day 9 fixture at the Bechem Park.

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  16. Black History Month 2015 @ DuBois CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    The event, which would take off with music and dance performances, would comprise four panel discussions. The deliberations would feature prominent African American/ Ghanaian scholars, historians and artists who would dilate on diverse topics.

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  17. Ghana League midweek Preview: AshGold face Lions in ObuasiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    With a five-point cushion at the top the First Capital Plus Premier League table, Ash Gold will attempt to extend their lead when they welcome Heart of Lions to the Obuasi Len Clay Stadium on Wednesday. Coming from a 1-0 win over Hearts of Oak over the weekend, Lions will be determined to cause a major upset in Obuasi and improve their own chances of leaping to second on the League table.

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  18. Black History Month 2015 at DuBois Centre on Feb. 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | GhanaWeb

    The African American Association of Ghana in honour of the 2015 edition of Black History Month will present a 'Day of Dialogue and Cultural Exchange' on Saturday, February 28 at the W.E.B. DuBois Centre in Accra. The event, which would take off with music and dance performances, would comprise four panel discussions.

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  19. 'Ensure balanced exchange rate between cedi, major currencies'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    A senior Lecturer at the Department of Economics of the University of Ghana, Dr Albert D.A. Laryea, has called on policy-makers to ensure that the exchange rate of the cedi is not undervalued or overvalued against major trading currencies. He said the surest way to stimulate and sustain economic growth was to ensure that the exchange rate was pegged at a balanced level, and cautioned that any imbalance would affect national growth negatively.

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  20. Ghana risks losing out on EPAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Ghanamma.com

    Prof John Asafu-Adjaye, a visiting fellow at the Institute of Economic Affairs , has stated that a reciprocal trade agreement with the European Union is likely to have an adverse effect on ECOWAS countries, including Ghana. Prof Asafu-Adjaye, who was making a presentation at a roundtable conference yesterday in Accra on implications of Government's endorsement of the Economic Partnership Agreements on Ghana's economic growth, said while households would experience welfare gains from the reduced import prices, most industries would suffer severe contractions.

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