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Friday, February 23, 2018
Sub-Saharan Africa accounts for more than half of all mobile money deployments worldwide and is pioneering a range of new mobile money use cases, according to new GSMA data. The latest ‘State of Mobile...
Mr. Steve Kyerematen taking a selfie picture with Board members and other officials at the ceremony The Board Staff and Stakeholders of ACTIVA International Insurance Company Limited on Wednesday held a farewell cocktail reception for the outgoing MD/CEO of ACTIVA International Insurance, Steve Kyerematen at the Movenpick Ambassador Hotel, Accra. Those who attended...
Staff of Ecobank stormed Ghana’s biggest spare parts market, Abossey Okai, on Thursday November30, 2017 with the bank’s Mobile App. The bank is embarking on an aggressive campaign to promote a cash-lite society with its instant and convenient way of banking via the mobile phone. The team from Ecobank...
Over $30billion worth of illegally mined gold is smuggled from Ghana every year, according to the Minister of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation, Professor Frimpong Boateng. According to him, Ghana has over the years lost billions of dollars through illegal gold mining as foreigners engaged in the value chain smuggle the commodity to their Countries...
Newmont Ghana has reiterated that the health and safety of its employees, contractors and local communities remain a core value and are governed and assured by the country’s laws and regulatory bodies. Recently, WACAM’s local representative in Kenyasi, Yakubu Adusah, granted interviews to some media houses warning the public  not...
Former deputy Power minister John Jinapor has predicted a hike in prices of petroleum products in the country if the Cedi continues to depreciate against the dollar. Currently, a dollar is to GHC4.60p and keeps rising. Analysts have blamed the development on market forces which government has no control...
The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) says it has discovered 10 more errors with its $72 million Operating Business Suite (OBS) in less than 24 hours. This brings the number of issues with the system to 237, SSNIT IT Manager, Yaw Nimo revealed to Joy News’ Daniel Dadzie. The...
The Cocoa Processing Company Limited (CPC) has been suspended from trading on the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE). A statement by GSE said the suspension takes effect from August 30, 2017. According to GSE, the Company has repeatedly failed to submit its financial reports as directed. It has also failed to conduct...
Capital requirement is the minimum amount of capital a bank or other financial institution has to hold as required by its financial regulator. A banks capital adequacy ratio, on the other hand, is expressed as a ratio of equity as a percentage of risk-weighted assets. These requirements are put in...
Ghana’s National Best Farmer for 2017 Philip Kwaku Agyeman has been awarded with a whopping $100,000 and a vehicle. The Brong Ahafo region-based farmer employs over 200 workers. He was awarded at the 33rd National Farmers’ Day Award held in Kumasi in the Ashanti region on December 1, 2017. ...