The activities of the extractive industry (mining, oil and gas) without a doubt have an impact on the environment after these activities have come to an end. Natural resources are finite in nature (we won’t have these resources forever) and as such there will come a time when all...
The Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) has announced a staggering electricity tariff reduction. The decision comes after an extensive stakeholder consultations, detailed technical analysis of utility tariff proposals and consideration of inputs and concerns of consumers. Per the summary of the approved percentage reductions residential consumers will enjoy 17.5% reduction with...
The Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana, Modupe Kadiri has said huge capital investments need to be made to satisfy customer's high level of selectivity and sophistication. This was publicly said at a consortium of 9 banks which was arranged by Ecobank GH and Ecobank Capital to boost capital expenditure...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the introduction of a single currency in West Africa will, amongst others, help remove trade and monetary barriers, reduce transaction costs, boost economic activity, and raise the living standards of the peoples of the Region. Delivering the opening address at the 5th Meeting of...
Following a report made by the Nominee for the office of the special prosecutor Martin Amidu, leakages and slippage are prevalent in our public institutions especially the ports. In Government’s quest to make the country corruption free, the Nominee for the office of the special prosecutor, Martin Amidu said ‘’I...
World renowned inventor of Fiber Optics and Nanotechnology expert Dr Thomas Mensah lectures Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in South Africa on new devices for the IOT (Internet of Things Space) for the growth of their businesses. According to the author of the book ‘The Right Stuff comes in Black...
Prez Promise To End IMF Program Will Boost The Economy President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has hinted that the government has increased their efforts to make sure sustainable economic growth to make the country independent from the influence of the International Monetary Fund (IMF). The President added that, his government has...
Government officials will meet investors in Asia this week to explore new markets for a $1 billion Eurobond sale this year, government sources said on Friday. The major commodity exporter is seeking favourable terms for the bond, slated for April, amid market uncertainty fueled by the likelihood of a U.S....
The Founder President of the Dubai-based global conglomerate, the Thumbay Group, has lauded the Ghana government’s serious-minded approach to the establishment and growth of private sector businesses. “Ghana is a serious country to do business and we are happy to be here,” Dr Thumbay Moideen declared at the signing of...
The State of the Nation Address(SONA) indicates that at least 100, 000 young persons will be given jobs beginning March under the Nation Builders Corps initiative of the Akufo-Addo government. Under the programme, the youth will assist in public sector service delivery in health, education, agriculture, sanitation and the revenue...