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Accra
Monday, May 21, 2018
Governments and Private Forest Actors have established the necessity to integrate small holder farmers in protection and usage of forests to yield more productive merchandises and profits especially for the indigenous farmers.The initiative was out-door by Representatives from Government Institutions, Private Forestry Advocate Institutions including Proforest, Tropical Forest Alliance...
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA), Mr. Kwame Agyemang Busia, has signalled increasing shift towards modernization of their operations to ensure high standards of customer care.They would continue to introduce cutting-edge information technology-led innovations to transform the entire value chain of its...
Mrs Kosi Yankey, Executive Director of National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI), has charged Ghanaian youth to take opportunities in private businesses and put in efforts to deliver to be successful.She said the private sector was playing key roles in the economy, urging small and micro-enterprises participating in...
The International community would mark on May 20 the World Metrology Day, an annual event during which more than 80 countries celebrate the impact of measurement on our daily lives.The date was chosen in recognition of the signing of the Metre Convention on 20 May 1875, the beginning of...
Textile manufacturing in Ghana is an industry consisting of ginneries and textile mills producing batik, wax cloth, fancy printed cloth and Kente cloth.The industry has shown signs of significant growth in recent years, promoting high-quality traditionally designed fabrics as "Made in Ghana" to niche markets, especially the US.Today, Ghana's...
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of Cal Bank, Mr Frank Adu said the Bank is in discussions with international partners to raise $200 million to finance its operations.He said the funds if raised would be used to fund capital budget items such as assisting companies to acquire...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has announced plans for massive road infrastructure development to boost the economic activities of the people.A number of roads were going to be soon awarded on contract for the works to start.The President said GH¢100 million had been earmarked for that and would involve...
Members of the Abossey-Okai Spare Parts Dealers Association have hinted of price reduction of their merchandise as soon as they streamline issues surrounding the abolition of the 10 percent import duties announced by government.'We have held several meetings with the Customs, Excise and Preventive Service division of the Ghana...
The Economic and Organized Crime Organization (EOCO) has exonerated the Bank of Ghana (BoG) of any wrongdoing in the contract award for the mobile money interoperability platform.This was after one of the companies that lost the bid petitioned EOCO alleging procurement and administrative breaches leading up to the award...
The Governor of the Central Bank has said the launch of Mobile Money Interoperability Payment System is an important milestone towards an integrated and interoperable electronic payments environment.Dr Ernest Yedu Addison said the introduction of the system will have a major impact in the country's efforts to ensure greater...