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Client Claims Payments To be Improved-Insurance Industry The Insurance Industry runs a week long campaign aimed at educating the public on the importance of risk management in life. In the Industry’s quest to publish claims paid to clients on an annual basis, a project is being runned on twenty-one radio stations across the country between February 19 and 24, 2018 ...

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Leakages and Slippages at the ports

Leakages and slippage at the Ports Following a report made by the Nominee for the office of the special prosecutor Martin Amidu, leakages and slippage is 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 want to be able ...

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BoG, PRINPAG Build Capacity Of Journalists On Economic Analyses

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The Bank of Ghana is partnering the Private Newspaper Publishers Association of Ghana (PRINPAG) to build the capacity of journalists in effective economic analyses. Speaking at the opening of the BoG/PRINPAG Training Programme for Financial and Economic Journalist Monday, February 19, Evelyn Kwatia, Head of the Governors’ Department said the Central Bank needs well-informed practitioners to influence the various channels ...

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Tax Invaders Cautioned

Invaders Of Tax Cautioned The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has entreated all income earning members of the public to make sure that registration with the tax authority is done and their taxes paid accordingly. The commissioner General of GRA, Emmanuel Kofi Nti appealed to all income earners during the 2017 awards ceremony which was aimed at recognizing outstanding tax contributors ...

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Land Acquisition, Registration to see Drastic Change

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Bawumia at Lands Commission  Government will this year begin the process of streamlining the process of land acquisition, valuation and records consolidation as part of the process of moving Ghana beyond aid, the Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has announced. Among other intended measures, plans are far advanced to begin the process of digitizing all land records in the country, ...

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Education and Health Sector To Be Improved

Education and Health Care Sector to Be Improved- SONA The State of the Nations Address (SONA) has laid down stringent measures to curb any social canker affecting the Free SHS Policy and the Health Care Sector. Speaking at Parliament, President Nana Akuffo- Addo stated in the State of the Nations Address that in improving the free SHS policy, every schools’ ...

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A Step to Reduce Unemployment

A Step to Reduce Unemployment Ecobank in collaboration with the Government of Republic of Ghana has signed a memorandum of understanding with the national youth authority (NYU) to use trainees after they complete their programme of study. According to research Ghana’s biggest problem is unemployment because 48% of our biggest assets, the youth, cover 60% of our population but are ...

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Government to create more jobs in March – SONA 2018

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 collection department of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). “Stakeholders have ...

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Silicon Valley, Ghana to boost health sector

GHANA’S TECHNOLOGICAL innovation, according to Dr Thomas Mensah, an American fibre optics inventor, is placing the country ahead of its neighbours in the Sub -Saharan region of Africa. The inventor, who is spearheading the Silicon Valley of Ghana, told the Business.com.gh  that the launch of the Silicon Valley of Ghana will link Physicians in Leading Medical Institutions in Ghana with other ...

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Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences host Dr Thomas Mensah

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The president of Ghana Academy of Arts and Sciences Professor Aba Andam and her staff on Thursday, January 25, 2018, hosted World Renowned Fiber Optics Inventor Dr Thomas Mensah at the Academy headquarters in Accra. Professor Aba Andam, Fellow of the Academy with the Honorary Secretary Professor Buah Bassuah, Cape Coast University Fellow, Professor Wellington, University of Ghana Legon, and ...

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