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Accra,Ghana
Saturday, November 18, 2017
Industry Players and other business operators are advocating regulations for franchising in Ghana. Under franchising, well-established and big businesses grant permission to new and small entities, under special arrangement, to use their brand for same products. Statistics indicate 91 percent success rate in the practice economies with appropriate legislation and regulations.
Over 100 Vodafone Ghana subscribers have benefited from an online life and vocational skills training launched by the telecommunication company and supplied with the basic tools to practice their trade. Dubbed “Vodafone VIM”, they were taught ‘T’-shirt printing, beauty, fashion, décor, baking, juice and cocktail and soap making. At the end...
Delta Capital has officially launched its Tema branch in line the corporate vision of bringing its services to the doorstep of clients, and to grow asset and operational base whilst creating jobs to complement government’s effort to reduce unemployment. Delta capital is an investment banking firm providing fund management, corporate...
ECOWAS members have made firm commitments towards the acceleration of the processes leading to the use of the single currency by 2020. This came to light at the 4th meeting of the Presidential Taskforce on a common currency for the West African Monetary Zone (WAMZ) held in Niamey, the capital...
The Mastercard Foundation is set to hold its fifth annual and largest Symposium on Financial Inclusion (SoFI) in Accra. The symposium, slated for November 7 – 9, 2017, will champion the idea that, to achieve greater financial inclusion, financial service providers in developing countries must do more to meet the...
Mr. Jim Baiden, MD of Fidelity Bank launching the Fidelity Mediloan The Managing Director of Fidelity Bank, Mr. Jim Baiden has said that healthcare delivery is crucial to the development of a country and any society which neglects the provision of quality healthcare to members, risks losing much of their...
The Students Loan Trust Fund (SLTF) last week held an orientation workshop for its recently appointed Board of Trustees. The workshop which took place at the Akosombo Volta Hotel was attended by senior management members of the SLTF and Board Members. According to the CEO of the Fund, Nana Kwaku Agyei Yeboah,...
Chief Executive Officer of RigWorld International Service, Kofi Amoa-Abban. The Chief Executive Officer of RigWorld International Service, Kofi Amoa-Abban, is expected to be honoured with the African Young CEO Impact Award at the UK- Africa Trade and Investment Forum 2017. According to the host, African Leadership Magazine, Dr Amoa-Abban was chosen...
The government concluded its roadshow in Accra on Monday, October, 23, 2017 toward the issuance of an energy bond to refinance the energy sector debt. As at end-June 2016, the stock of debt of ECG, VRA, GRIDCO, GNGC and TOR stood at over GHC 22 billion. These outstanding payments in the...
People’s Pension Trust (PPT) is set to carry out baseline study into informal sector pensions with a $200,000 funding from the World Bank. The project is to establish the behavioral patterns of farmers towards savings for the future between November 2017 and April 2018.  It is expected to boost financial services...