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Ghana

The Republic of Ghana is a country located in West Africa that borders Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast) to the west, Burkina Faso to the north, Togo to the east and the Gulf of Guinea to the south.

Ghana is the second largest producer of cocoa  in the world and is also home to Lake Volta, the largest artificial lake in the world.

Ghana is a member of many international organizations including the Commonwealth of Nations, the Economic Community of West African States, the African Union, La Francophonie (Associate Member) and the United Nations.

Headlines Around the Web

Five global liquors about to go big

Oct 08, 2013 - CNN Money

Tullow Oil commits $2bn to exploration

Feb 13, 2013 - Financial Times

Singer banks on the full force of law

Oct 06, 2012 - Financial Times

Argentine navy ship seized in asset fight

Oct 04, 2012 - Financial Times

Barclays’ SA stake poised for expansion

Aug 22, 2012 - Financial Times

Barclays outlines African overhaul

Aug 21, 2012 - Financial Times

Tullow Oil hit by $440m charge

Jul 04, 2012 - Financial Times

Tullow Oil doubles dividend as profits soar

Mar 14, 2012 - Financial Times

Egypt: Local-Built Ferry Launched in Ghana

Feb 20, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Nigeria: GT Bank Rolls Out Mastercard in Ghana

Feb 13, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Ghana

An employee uses a cash till, behind a chocolate shaped as a one Euro coin and placed for sale in a coffee cup, at a cafe in central London October 15, 2014.
This Is Why There Will Soon Be Less Chocolate In The World Than You Want

By IBTimes AU (No Google news)

The rise in demand and the fall in production of cocoa is affecting the manufacture of chocolate. (Nov 18)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA

Australian boxer Anthony Mundine in 2009
Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s New Probable Opponent Is Australian Anthony Mundine

By IBTimes AU

Floyd Mayweather Jr. could be next for Australian Anthony Mundine (Nov 14)

MORE TOPICS: UNITED KINGDOM, AUSTRALIA, MEXICO, SILVER

Kouko Guehi of Morocco
Ebola Fears, Refusal To Host Claims Morocco’s Appearance At The 2015 Africa Cup

By IBTimes AU

Morocco, for fears of spread of Ebola, refused to host the 2015 Africa Cup (Nov 13)

MORE TOPICS: EGYPT, SUDAN, SOUTH AFRICA, NIGERIA, LIBYA, ANGOLA

Government Health Workers Administer Blood Tests For The Ebola Virus In Kenema, Sierra Leone
Ebola Outbreak Blamed on Infected Bushmeat; First Family to Catch Virus Hunted Bats

By IBTimes AU

The current Ebola outbreak may have been caused by contaminated bushmeat specifically from some species of fruit bats popular in Africa. (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: INFECTION, LONDON

A member of the CG Environmental HazMat team disinfects the entrance to the residence of a health worker at the Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who has contracted Ebola in Dallas, Texas, October 12, 2014.
Ebola Spreads Through Red Cross Vaccine - Ghana Nurse ‘Testifies’; The Truth About Red Cross

By IBTimes AU

A Ghana nurse is testifying that Ebola is spread through vaccine (Oct 20)

MORE TOPICS: NIGERIA, DIAMONDS

Canelo Alvarez vs. Erislandy Lara
Canelo Alvarez Pulls Out In Bout Against Clottey Due To Ankle Injury, Bigger Fight In 2015 Anticipated

By IBTimes AU

Canelo Alvarez is passing up on the Joshua Clottey fight in December due to an ankle injury (Oct 09)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER

Members of Germany's 2014 Brazil World Cup squad appear on stage during celebrations
La Liga Transfer News: Germany’s Shkodran Mustafi to Valencia

By IBTimes AU

One of Germany’s top defenders, Shkodran Mustafi is headed to Valencia after signing a five-year deal with the Spanish club. The contract is reportedly from a range of €8 million to €9.5 million and the move will complete the transfer from Italian Seria A’s Sampdoria. (Aug 07)

MORE TOPICS: PORTUGAL, GERMANY, ALGERIA

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo (C) is consoled by Ghana players
Ghana Travel Requires High Degree of Caution

By IBTimes AU

The government advised Australians to exercise a high degree of caution when travelling to Ghana (Aug 05)

Health workers take blood samples for Ebola virus testing at a screening tent in the local government hospital in Kenema
Travel Advisory Issued Against Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone

By IBTimes AU

Australians are being advised against travelling to Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone due to Ebola outbreak (Aug 04)

MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, NIGERIA, SENEGAL

Transfer News: Norwich Snubs Bid from Premier League Club for Midfielder

By IBTimes AU

Relegated side Norwich City revealed that they received a bid from an unnamed Premier League club for midfielder Alex Tettey. (Jul 30)

MORE TOPICS: TWITTER