Philrice, IRRI helps improve rice production in Africa

February 4, 2015 by · Comments Off on Philrice, IRRI helps improve rice production in Africa 

LOS BAÑOS, Laguna, Feb. 3 — The Season-Long Rice Farming Program for extension agronomists in Sub-Saharan countries has been a success, reported Lea Abaoag, head of the Technology Management and Services Division of the Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) during the IRRI-GRiSP Asia Science Week (Jan. 26-30).

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Yinson secures US$ 2.54-B FPSO contract in Ghana

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KUALA LUMPUR, Jan. 28 — Yinson Holdings Bhd has secured a contract for about US$ 2.54 billion for the charter, operation and maintenance of a floating production storage and off-loading (FPSO) vessel from Eni Ghana Exploration and Production Ltd.

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Ghana gov't portal restored

January 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Ghana gov't portal restored 

ACCRA, Jan. 23 — The official government portal of Ghana (www.ghana.gov.gh) was reportedly hacked by unidentified persons on Wednesday but got restored a day after, local media reported Thursday.

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Ghana faces setback in HIV response after medical warehouse burnt

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ACCRA, Jan. 17 — The destruction by fire of Ghana's central medical warehouse posed a serious setback to the country's HIV response, a senior official with the Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) said here on Friday.

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UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission

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UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 8 — The UN committee on administrative and budgetary issues on Tuesday adopted a resolution allocating funding of USD 49.9 million for the newly established UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER).

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UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission 

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 8 — The UN committee on administrative and budgetary issues on Tuesday adopted a resolution allocating funding of USD 49.9 million for the newly established UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER).

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UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission 

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 8 — The UN committee on administrative and budgetary issues on Tuesday adopted a resolution allocating funding of USD 49.9 million for the newly established UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER).

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UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission 

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 8 — The UN committee on administrative and budgetary issues on Tuesday adopted a resolution allocating funding of USD 49.9 million for the newly established UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER).

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UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission 

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 8 — The UN committee on administrative and budgetary issues on Tuesday adopted a resolution allocating funding of USD 49.9 million for the newly established UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER).

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UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on UN budget committee OKs funding for Ebola response mission 

UNITED NATIONS, Oct. 8 — The UN committee on administrative and budgetary issues on Tuesday adopted a resolution allocating funding of USD 49.9 million for the newly established UN Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER).

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