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Accra,Ghana
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
The Government has intensified its efforts in exploring the possibility of making China a major consumer of cocoa products from Ghana.  In the first quarter of 2017, trade volume between Ghana and China reached nearly US$1.4 billion. But the Ghanaian government is seeking to build new trade links with China through...
Alex Oppong has been appointed the new Principal Consultant to e-Crime Bureau, Ghana’s leading cyber security and digital forensics consulting firm effective August 1, 2017. He replaces Albert Antwi Boasiako who has also been appointed Cyber Security Advisor to the Communications Ministry – to support the implementation of the National...
The President of the Ghana Association of Bankers, Alhassan Andani, has ruled out the possibility of acquisition, mergers or a takeover within the banking industry. Alhassan Andani, who is the CEO of Stanbic Bank, a leading universal bank, told the Economy Times that “I don‘t envisage any takeover, merger or...
The Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) spent $66 million on the acquisition of a faulty software, nearly two times the price it had earlier on budgeted for. Documents intercepted by Joy News revealed SSNIT had budgeted $34,011,914.21 in 2012 for the procurement of Operational Business Suite, a technology that would...
First National Bank is promising its customers exciting times in the months ahead as it rolls out innovative products and multiple banking channels. The move by the bank is to delight customers and let them enjoy the first-class banking, said First National Bank. Frist National Bank is a subsidiary of FirstRand...
Ghanaians have been asked to do business with local banks to enable them to boost their capacity and keep them strong. That is the call by the Deputy Manager of Heritage Bank Ghana Ltd, Peter Sangber-Dery. He believes confidence in local banks is critical for national economic growth as the foreign...
Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) has out-doored a modern mobile fuel laboratory van expected to conduct on the spot fuel quality check at all service stations. The mobile van which has been calibrated by the Ghana Standards Authority is equipped with a fuel analyzer capable of analyzing various fuel parameters...
A new study by the International Growth Centre (IGC) and the Institute of Statistical Social and Economic Research (ISSER) has revealed Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) lost at least GH¢200 million cedis in revenue due to dumsor between 2012 and 2015.  “We also see that the crisis led to 10...
Local app developers now have the opportunity to benefit from an innovative partnership with Samsung. The electronic and appliances brand by way of promoting local content, has called on app developers in the country to come forward with their inventions to be integrated in their new product. TV product manager for...
President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed optimism of his government’s ability to create employment for the teeming unemployed youth which is the greatest challenge confronting the nation. He said his administration is working vigorously to fulfill all campaign promises adding that, the promises he made were not for political power but...