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Accra,Ghana
Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Government has set up an Inter-Ministerial Advisory Committee and a National Cyber Security Secretariat as Ghana begins the implementation of a National Cyber Security Policy and Strategy, the Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. The two bodies have been tasked to advise, devise and oversee a robust defense...
Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra has been crowned as a leader in ‘Hospitality’ at the first edition of the Ghana Expatriate Business Awards for its outstanding contributions, accomplishments and service towards the development of the hospitality sector in the country. The Award recognizes Mövenpick for its exceptionally high standards in...
Parliament has approved the 2018 budget statement presented to the House by Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta three weeks ago. The Minority, however, abstained from voting to approve the budget, according to Starr News’ Parliamentary correspondent Ibrahim Alhassah. The National Democratic Congress (NDC) MPs have always insisted the finance minister...
Barclays Africa will leverage the MoU to unlock opportunities in order to strengthen its contribution towards Africa’s economic growth and development Barclays Africa Group Limited and China Development Bank (CDB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aimed at strengthening cooperation and exploring opportunities to fund development projects in...
Dr. Bawumia and Péter Szijjártó Hungarian Foreign Affairs and Trade Minister Péter Szijjártó has said Ghana does not need aid or handouts from European countries, but rather a skilled workforce. He said once there is a skilled workforce who can make their know-how available to the Ghanaian economy it will...
In recognition of their contribution towards the economic development of the Ashanti region, Manhyia Palace over the weekend presented a Gold Award to Agro Ecom for their immense support to Ghana’s cocoa industry. The Administrative Manager of Agro Ecom, Seth Hammond, who received the award on behalf of the company,...
Vivo Energy Holding has agreed to enter into a share transaction with Engen Holdings (Pty) Limited, a 100% subsidiary of Engen Limited, in relation to the purchase of shares in Engen International Holdings (Mauritius) Limited (“Engen International Holdings”) for the exchange of a shareholding in Vivo Energy, with a...
The government has served notice that Oil Marketing Companies found guilty in the illegal diversion of premix fuel will be banned. “We wish to note that preliminary checks have revealed that the perpetrators are made up of some Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs}, Landing Beach Committees and Transporters. The perpetrators,...
Unfair Trade Practices such as the dumping of cheap and poor quality imported goods in Ghana which hurt the businesses of expats in Ghana will soon be a thing of the past, President Akufo-Addo has assured. Addressing  the Ghanaian  Expatriate business  community  at the first ever Expatriate  Business Awards...
It has now emerged that Fusieni Hamza, the accounts officer of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) standing trial at the Tamale High Court for allegedly embezzling GHS310, 909.96 has not been able to account for GHS2.43 million belonging to the state.The new figure of GHS 2.43 million came about...