ACCRA Ghana has approved state-owned company GOIL as minority local partner for Exxon Mobil's deepwater offshore oilfield, Energy Minister Peter Amewu said on Wednesday.
ACCRA Prince Charles acknowledged Britain's role in the slave trade on Monday calling it an appalling atrocity that had "left an indelible stain on the history of our world".
ACCRA Melania Trump cuddled a baby, handed out teddy bears and beamed smiles on her first day in Africa on Tuesday, kicking off a four-country visit and receiving a warm welcome on a continent her husband once referred to derisively. | Video
* Countries moving towards harmonising prices
(Combines Ivory Coast, Ghana, adds farmer reaction)
ACCRA, Sept 28 Shippers ferrying Ghana's cocoa
exports to Europe will cut their freight charges by 9.4 percent
for the October-September season to compensate the country for
recent global bean price falls, the head of the Ghana shippers
authority said on Friday.
ACCRA, Sept 24 Ghana's central bank kept its
benchmark interest rate unchanged at 17 percent on Monday as
expected, mindful of possible inflationary headwinds as the
dollar strengthened, governor Ernest Addison said.
* World no.2 grower seeks additional $300 mln medium-term
ACCRA Ghana bid farewell to former U.N. Secretary-General Kofi Annan on Thursday in a state funeral attended by African leaders and international statesmen who hailed his record as an advocate for humanity and world peace. | Video
ACCRA The wife of former United Nations chief Kofi Annan joined dignitaries on Wednesday to file past her husband's casket amid traditional funeral rites by local chiefs and clan leaders.
ACCRA, Sept 3 Ghana may issue a 100-year $50
billion bond as part of a long-term industrialisation plan that
aims to wean the West African country off aid, its president
said during a meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping.