Finance

Invasive Reptiles, Amphibians Cost World $17 Billion

Two invasive species — the brown tree snake and the American bullfrog — cost the world more than $16 billion between 1986 and 2020, according to a study.Researchers say the already-hefty price tag should be seen as a lower limit on the true cost of inv…

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IMF bailout: We’ll come out stronger – VP Bawumia

CCRA— The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, is optimistic that Ghana will, this time around, emerge stronger after going to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for support.Ghana has already begun discussions with the IMF to provide balance-of-paym…

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UNCTAD Calls on African Countries to Diversify Exports

GENEVA — A new United Nations report says African countries must diversify exports if they are to survive economic shocks.A report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development, UNCTAD, calls on African countries to broaden their exports be…