According to studies by Morgan Stanley Research, more countries now have direct flights to and from China; they are adjusting visa procedures in favour of Chinese nationals, and the online visa application process has been improved for Chinese visitors.
A call has been made for the Centre for Plant Medicine Research, the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) to clamp down on illegal sale and abuse of plant medicine to mitigate the health risks to the public.
The deputy ranking member on the health committee in parliament, Dr Robert Kuganab-Lem has called on the government to make primary health care services free in order to reduce congestion in the tertiary health facilities.
The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, yesterday inaugurated a 12-storey office complex and called for more attention to be paid to the real estate industry, since the sector could create a lot of jobs.
Accra, Ghana – Organized under the auspices of the Accra Metropolitan Assembly, 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation (100RC), the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, and the University of Pennsylvania Institute for Urban Research last week held a Collaborative Design Workshop (CoLab) on Inclusive and Safe Streets.
The Danish Embassy in Accra will jointly launch the “Evaluation of the Ghana–Denmark Partnership (2007-2017)” and a Governance Documentation Study related to the Danida support for the sector from 1990 to 2018.
The maiden National Skills Competition, an initiative that seeks to harness the skills, technology and innovations of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) institutions and other informal sector players for national development, has opened in Accra.
The Accra Metro office of the National Commission for Civic Education (NCCE), in partnership with the Graphic Communications Group Limited (GCGL), has started a sanitation campaign dubbed: "Clean Accra Clean."
The Minister of Energy and Petroleum, Mr John Peter Amewu, has welcomed the overwhelming interest in the country’s upstream petroleum exploration and production after the launch of the first licensing round by the President last month.
Operations of the National Labour Commission (NLC) may grind to a halt in the coming weeks if the government fails to release funds to the commission, the Executive Secretary, Mr Ofosu Asamoah, has said.