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Accra,Ghana
Monday, November 20, 2017
The Ministry of Finance says the Minority’s claims in its recently held press conference on the ESLA-backed bond is “fraught with various factual untruths which appear to be deliberately spun to allow them to reach their own preferred conclusions.”A statement from the ministry accused the minority of “unsubstantiated...
In order to protect the public purse and also to ensure sanity in most of Ghana’s public sectors, the government is gradually introducing the paperless system in almost all its sectors.Starting from the Tema ports, through to the Ghana Water Company Limited (GWCL), which has now moved...
The Chief Executive Officer of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA),Hassan Tampuli has given an indication that price of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) will soon be increased.He attributed the “marginal” increase to the Cylinder Re-circulation module which the government plans to implement following an explosion at an LPG station at...
The Hungarian Ambassador to Ghana; H.E. András Szabós  is set to interact with a cross section of Ghanaian entrepreneurs, startup companies, business owners and professionals on opportunities available for partnerships and investments between Ghanaian and Hungarian businesses at the second edition of the Diplomacy Meets Business Series...
MTN Ghana has announced the reintroduction of the ‘Allow Cash-Out’ feature on its Mobile Money Platform to enhance customer security for withdrawal transactions.Customers will now see the “Allow Cash-Out” feature on their Mobile Money Menu and this will enable only the customer to initiate and authorize cash...
Government has warned companies in the Upstream Petroleum sector who halted operations following uncertainties over the International Tribunal of the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) case to resume work immediately or have their contracts terminated.According to the Deputy Minister of Energy, Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam, their idleness denies...
Government’s Energy Bond has been held up as an object of ridicule as Minority in parliament Wednesday teased the current administration over the poor outcome of the Bond.The minority has indicated it will soon table a motion for the Finance Minister to be summoned before the House...
The nation’s value of rice imports reached US$1.2billion in 2015, an 800 percent increase from US$152million in 2007, the Minister of Agriculture Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto has said.“I have been able to assemble data which clearly confirm that over the past ten years the volume and value...
The General Secretary of the Public Utility Workers Union (PUWU), Mr. Michael Adumatta Nyantakyi is calling for the privatization of all public institutions if inefficiency is used as the benchmark for which public institutions should be privatized.He said it is very disheartening to hear some Ghanaians calling...
Mr. Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister of Youth and Sports, has disclosed that government allocated GH¢76million for initiatives geared toward youth development and empowerment in the country.He said government has realised that unskilled youth are a key challenge confronting the nation, and the ministry is determined to tackle...