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Monday, May 21, 2018
Coastal States, especially those abutting the Atlantic Ocean, have been urged to vigorously enforce the framework guiding shipping standards and work to improve maritime safety to help eliminate sub-standard ships in the region. With an estimated 90% of African imports and exports conducted by sea transport, the issues of...
Gas from the Tweneboah, Enyenra and Ntomme (TEN) field is being flared due to pipeline infrastructure delays that characterised the evacuation of gas from the Jubilee Field. Meanwhile, an estimated $952 million is required...
After 44 years, a new set of national base land maps are to be drawn for Ghana soon, the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. The last national survey was undertaken in 1974, after which the maps currently in use were drawn. But these are not fit for...
Institute for Energy Security (IES) has urged government to reconsider the sale of the Volta River Authority’s, (VRA) assets. Government’s announcement of the sale of some thermal plants owned by the Volta River Authority (VRA) comes as a surprise to the IES, a statement from IES said.   This comes after...
Telecommunication Company, MTN, is set to introduce automated kiosks to self-serve its Mobile Money customers across the country. The new model means that customers will not necessarily have to visit designated vending points to transact mobile money transfers. It is believed the self-service kiosk comes on the back of...
Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Robert Ahomka-Lindsay has called on African leaders to create a single continental market as a means of promoting inter-regional trade among businesses within the African region. This he said will address the infrastructure needs of Africa, reducing trade barriers,...
Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr Ernest Addison, has blamed the lack of good corporate governance for the collapse of UT and Capital bank. The Central Bank revoked the licenses of UT and Capital bank to operate as commercial banks due to their excessive liabilities and failure to improve...
The Transport Ministry has summoned the Chief Executive of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) over the authority’s decision to introduce mandatory first aid toolkit charge for vehicle owners. Deputy Transport Minister Titus Glover disclosed this Thursday January 4, 2018 in an interview with Starr News’ Atiewin Mbilla-Lawson....
Menzgold Company Limited, an investment company has denied the company takes deposits from its customers. The Corporate Manager of the company Nana Yaw Offei explained that the company does not take deposits from customers because it is not a financial institution. His comment comes on the heels of a caution by ...
Chief Executive of the Ernest Chemist, Ernest Bediako Sampong, sees more growth in Ghana’s pharmaceutical industry, banking his predictions the rise of people he calls “smart guys”. Research giants, BMI Research Company, predicted in a publication recently that Ghana’s pharmaceutical industry is set to grow in excess of 8,7% by...