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Accra,Ghana
Friday, October 20, 2017
The Minister of Communication, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, on Wednesday, said information collected for the National Digital Property Addressing System would be kept under lock and key. According to her, the system would also make it difficult for criminals to hide in the country as well as prevent them from accessing or...
Vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has said the modernization of Ghana’s economy will eventually bring down lending rates charged by commercial banks on loans. According to Dr.  Bawumia the move will also help in transforming the country’s economy. Speaking at the launch of the E-Certificate system introduced by the Registrar General’s Department,...
Ghana reached a major milestone on October 4, 2017, after using $200 million of its oil and gas resources from a Sinking Fund account, as well as proceeds from previous bond issues to “buyback” or redeem the last instalment of the 10-year Sovereign Bond issued in 2007. The decision to...
The Ghana Stock Exchange-GSE CI and the Nigerian Stock Exchange-ASI have been adjudged the best performing stock markets in Africa for the nine months of 2017. The two stock exchanges returned about 35.5 and 35.1 percent respectively for investors-more than twice yield of Treasury Bills- during the period under review.The...
The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has selected 23 Ghanaian entrepreneurs to benefit from the mentorship programme this year. Each entrepreneur is expected to receive about $5000 and other technical support to boost their business. Speaking at the third annual TEF Forum to announce winners of the initiative, Founder of the foundation and...
The Mines and Energy Committee of Parliament will Thursday continue a review of the documents detailed by Member of Parliament for Adansi Asokwa, K.T Hammond, calling for Parliament’s withdrawal of the AMERI power deal. The Committee is expected to submit a report to the entire House for debate on Friday,...
The Accra Mall, Ghana’s most visited shopping centre will be hosting the first ever Student Shopping Night on 28 October 2017. This night of shopping and entertainment will consist of free giveaways, live DJs, games, and activations. This event is open to all students in all tertiary institutions, undergraduates, postgraduates, vocational...
President Nana Akufo-Addo has said the launch on Wednesday of his One-District One-Warehouse initiative at Ejura in the Ashanti Region marks the beginning of a drive to reduce huge food imports. The launch of the project was part of events to mark the 37th World Food Day by the United...
Some restaurant operators say they will revert to the use of charcoal to prepare their meals, hours after the LPG Marketers Association of Ghana declared a total shutdown of member gas stations. Gas operators have been directed to shutdown their facilities for an inspection by the Association’s Internal Maintenance and...
Member of Parliament for Windsor in the United Kingdom, Adam Afriyie,  has lauded government for its several initiatives for the cocoa sector and called on the youth to seize the enormous opportunities in the industry for a successful future. Mr. Afriyie , who is also the Prime Minister's Trade Envoy...