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President Akufo faces stern economic test – Goldstreet predicts

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will start his final four-year tenure on January 7 with his task on the economy well cut out for him. He will...

New Juaben South MP-elect resigns as Free Zones CEO

The Member of Parliament (MP)-elect for New Juaben South Michael Okyere has resigned from his position as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Free...

Less than 2 million Ghanaians pay tax

About 1.5 million out of the six million eligible Ghanaian taxpayers pay tax, allotting Ghana one of the lowest tax to Gross Domestic Product...

Food is in abundance in Ghana – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo says there is abundance of food in the country as a result of the Planting for Food and Jobs program initiated by...

GSE records -16.9% return for investors in 2020; but market looks promising

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) returned -16.99% in dollar term to investors last year as the market suffered from the impact of covid-19 on...

Ghana ranked 101 in Global Knowledge Index for 2020

Ghana placed 101 in the Global Knowledge Index for the year 2020, according to a disclosure from the United Nations Development Planning (UNDP). Conducted at...

Govt pays ¢1 billion out of debt owed SSNIT

The Director-General of the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT), Dr. John Ofori-Tenkorang, has disclosed that the government has so far paid GH¢1...

Cedi on verge of recording one of its best performances since 2017

With only four days left to end the year, the Ghana cedi is on the verge of recording one of its strongest performances since...

Ecobank revamps commitment to Accra beautification project

Ecobank Ghana has renewed its commitment to the beautification of the metropolis with its ‘Light Up the City 2020’ initiative. The project was launched last...

ICUMS generates GHS10.5 billion for GRA despite Covid-19 impact on trade volume

Data emerging from the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) shows the Integrated Customs Management System (ICUMS) generate a record GHS10.5 billion as of December 12,...

Distance yourselves from Agyapa deal – Transparency International urges UK financial firms

International anti-corruption organization, Transparency International (TI) is urging financial institutions and lawyers in the UK who are involved in the controversial Agyapa mineral royalties...

Ecobank Group taps into Africa’s leading Fintechs to launch eCommerce solution for SMEs

The leading pan-African banking group, Ecobank, has launched an eCommerce solution aimed at providing a platform for MSMEs (Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises) across...

Permits issued for importation of maize to feed poultry – Agric Ministry

Press Secretary to the Minister for Agriculture, Issah Alhassan, says the sector minister has issued permits to some poultry farmers to enable them import...

Zoom lifts 40-minute call limit on free accounts at Christmas

Zoom is lifting limits on the free version of its videoconferencing software over the festive season to help families around the world socialize safely...

Economy contracts again by -1.1%; lower than Quarter 2 2020

Ghana’s economy contracted again for the second consecutive period (-1.1%) this year, but at a lower rate than in the second quarter. This is however...

Ghana rice listed on Commodity Exchange

The Ghana Commodity Exchange on Monday added rice contracts to the number of commodities traded on the electronic trading platform following the approval...

Telecoms Chamber hopeful of Cyber Security Bill approval to check fibre cuts

The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications, Ken Ashigbey, has asked President Nana Akufo-Addo to assent the Cyber Security Bill which...

BoG, Monetary Authority of Singapore sign MoU to support SMEs

The Bank of Ghana (BOG) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) to collaborate in promoting Small...

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