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Accra,Ghana
Sunday, May 27, 2018
LPG operators will cease operations from today, May 21 in protest of government’s latest Cylinder Recirculation Module policy. President of the Ghana LPG Operators association, Torgbui Adaklu V said all efforts by GLiPGOA to have authorities halt the process within the given period failed to yield results, and, so,...
Dr. Ernest Addison | BoG Governor Ghana’s public debt has hit GhC145 billion as of February this   year, the Central Bank has announced. The development means that the government spent about GhC3.5 billion from September to December last year, according to the latest Summary of Economic Data released by the...
Bosch, a leading global supplier of technology and services, in the fields of Mobility Solutions, Energy and Building Technology, Industrial Technology, and Consumer Goods has opened a new showroom in Accra adjacent Purple Pub on the Dankwa Circle to Labadi Street. Speaking to Starrfmonline.com Wednesday at a short ceremony...
The Vice Chairman of the Public Interest Accountability Committee (PIAC) Kwame Jantuah has labelled as “disgraceful” the ongoing public spat between the Minister of Energy and CEO of Tema Oil Refinery over the plan conversion of TOR to a tank farm. PIAC is an independent statutory body mandated to...
Thousands of Mobile Money agents in Ghana could soon lose their jobs due to the introduction of mobile money interoperability. The mobile money interoperability platform allows subscribers to transfer funds from one mobile network to the other seamlessly as well as their banks. About 1.8 million transactions have so far been...
Members of the Ghana Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) Operators Association (GLiPGOA) have declared to strike on Monday May 21,2018  over failure of government to address their concerns with the Cylinder Recirculation Module. According to the group, the policy is ill-planned and will only worsen the unemployment rate in the...
PayPal has bought iZettle, a Swedish mobile payments company that sells a card-reader aimed at small businesses, for $2.2bn (£1.6bn). The move boosts PayPal’s in-store presence at a time when competition in the online payments sector is increasing. The takeover comes less than three weeks after iZettle said it...
The Minority in Parliament has vowed to reject moves by government to convert the Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) into a tank farm. The Energy Minister, Boakye Agyarko disclosed in January that government in partnership with the private sector will build a new oil refinery at the cost of $4billion...
The launch of Ghana’s first Mobile Money Interoperability Payment System is an “important milestone towards an integrated and interoperable electronic payments environment” and will have a major impact in efforts to ensure greater financial inclusion, the Governor of the Bank of Ghana has stated. Speaking at the launch of...
The Managing Director of Cal Bank, Frank Adu Jnr. is calling for a restructuring of the Central Bank. His call comes barely 72 hours after the second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) Dr. Johnson Asiama indicated that the Central Bank is in a poor financial state...