Bid to censure Ghana's finance minister fails in parliament

ACCRA, Dec 8 (Reuters) - A bid to censure Ghana's embattled finance minister Ken Ofori-Atta failed on Thursday when ruling party members walked out of parliament, depriving the opposition of the two-thirds majority it required to pass the motion.
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Dow Inc.: A Recession Buying Opportunity On Long-Term Fundamentals

A number of negative effects impacted Dow Inc.'s latest quarterly results, but it is nevertheless still profitable and holding up relatively well in the face of early signs of a global economic slowdown. Dow Inc.'s main long-term advantage as a North American chemicals company, benefiting from a wide natural gas...

The Top 10 Economies in 2027

In the next five years, we will see two new nations added to the list of top ten economies with some shifts in positions. According to 2022 estimates, Russia and Italy are the ninth and tenth largest economies in the world, respectively. However, it is projected that Italy will move out of the top ten in 2023 while Russia exits by 2025, making way for two new entrants to the list. In 2022, 66% of the world’s GDP of $101.67 trillion is contributed by the top ten economies, and by 2027, this percentage is projected to be 67% for a GDP of $130.84 trillion.

Forsa, public finances and subsidies.. Baitas adresses concerns

Government spokesman Mustapha Baitas confirmed that the state backed Forsa program is now supporting 10,000 project holders. Launched shortly after the 2021 legislative elections, the program had approved 11,000 applications, as 40,000 projects were studied, and more than 20,000 were chosen after the selection phase. In response to journalists’ questions...

Gold Rate in Pakistan– Today’s Gold Rate in Pakistan– 08 Dec 2022

A single tola of 24-Carat gold in Pakistan is being sold at Rs 149100 on Thursday. Karachi is the main hub of the gold market, in Pakistan, Karachi is leading for the gold price, and every city follows Karachi Sarafa Bazar Association for the gold price, Today gold rates for different cities including Karachi, Lahore, Islamabad, Peshawar, and Quetta are the same.
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China's Economic and Financial Data Does Not Add Up

PBOC (People's Bank of China) I, of course, believe that the balance of payments is always central to understanding how any economy is interacting with the rest of the world economy, particularly for an economy whose visible trade surplus now approaches $1 trillion (a percent of world GDP). But even...

Why The Bible's Teaching on Lending Matters to Climate Justice

A couple of weeks ago, the U.N. climate summit in Egypt, COP27, ended with a breakthrough deal to create a “loss and damage” fund that would help developing nations recover from climate disasters — financed by wealthier nations responsible for most of the emissions that are driving climate change.

COP27: Key Takeaways and What’s Next

The COP27 climate summit in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt concluded with an historic breakthrough to help vulnerable countries deal with losses and damages from the impacts of climate change. But the talks also disappointed many stakeholders by not taking any significant new steps to curb emissions, which are critical to limit temperature rise to 1.5 degrees C (2.7 degrees F) and avoid a far more dangerous world. And despite some bright spots, progress on adaptation was also less than hoped for.