Government has set up a committee to consider a merger between the Bui Power Authority (BPA) and the Volta River Authority (VRA). The merger is being proposed to consolidate efforts at hydropower generation in the country.
Aggressive government policies and steadily improving macroeconomic fundamentals are likely to boost confidence and attract investors into the Ghanaian real estate market.
Star Beer has launched a major national consumer promotion, Star Win Gold Promotion, to reward its loyal consumers with gold bars.
The newly elected President of the Institute of Human Resources Management Practitioners, Ghana (IHRMP), Dr Edward Kwapong, has said that to be relevant to Industry, HR practitioners must welcome professional certification and say goodbye to raw academic qualifications.
Vegetable farmers in Ghana producing for export have been urged to comply with quality and safety standards in line with international market requirements.
The Ghana Transport and Logistics awards (GLOTA) to honour excellence and outstanding achievements in transport sector has been launched in Accra.
The Trade Ministry has commissioned a $16 million packaging factory by FON Packaging Ventures as part of government's industrialisation drive.
Managing Director of UBA Ghana, Abiola Bawuah has been adjudged best expatriate businesswoman of the year at the maiden Ghana Expatriate Business Awards in Accra.
Beta Malt, Accra Brewery Limited’s (ABL) non-alcoholic brand, has launched a new Returnable Glass Bottle (RGB).
FBNBank Ghana Limited has announced 10 lucky customers as winners of the second mini draw held at the Dansoman branch in Accra.
Nestlé has been awarded Top Food and Beverages Sustainability award in Ghana, by the Trade Ministry and the Millennium Excellence Foundation, at the Maiden edition of the Ghana Expatriate Business Awards.
Dizengoff Ghana has launched the Case-IH tractors to the Ghanaian market, at the recent National Farmers Day Exhibition held in Kumasi.
Leading indigenous Oil Marketing Company, GOIL, says it is positioning the company for more growth despite slow-down in the industry.
Enterprise Trustees retained its position as the only corporate Trustee in the Ghana Club 100 at the recent awards held at Kempinski Hotel.
The Board Chairman of the Volta River Authority (VRA), Mr. Kweku Awotwi, has applauded Cargill Ghana Limited for putting in place a solar facility in Ghana.
The school, founded by Bishop Titi-Ofei, has officially changed its name.
Aliko Dangote was honored last night at the Bloomberg 50 annual gala dinner at New York's iconic Gotham Hall. Bloomberg's list of 50 most influential names who have had an impact on the world in 2017 included Dangote, Africa's richest person, for his outstanding commitment of over $4B USD to increase Nigeria's food production capacity. Represented in New York by the CEO of his Foundation, Dangote was joined by electric car visionary Elon Musk; Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salmon; Beatrice Fihn, anti-nuclear weapons advocate and Nobel Peace Laureate; Amazon's Jeff Bezos; Robert Mueller, special counsel investigating Donald Trump's potential collusion with Russia; and Vitalik Buterin, whose invention of the cryptocurrency Ethereum is revolutionizing the new blockchain craze. Dangote's contribution to the world this year revolves around his dynamic attention to lessen food imports into his own country and Africa's largest nation, Nigeria, by focusing on domestic production of sugar and dairy, with 500 million liters of Nigerian milk to be produced by 2019. Earlier this year he announced a $50B USD plan to invest in renewable energy. “What sets The Bloomberg 50 apart from other lists is that each person chosen has demonstrated measurable change over the past year,” Bloomberg Businessweek editor Megan Murphy (http://APO.af/aqX3Kp) said. The event was emceed by actor Keegan-Michael Key, with a performance by Mandy Gonzalez of Broadway sensation “Hamilton.” Dangote claimed another distinction at the Bloomberg 50; he was the only African.
Twenty-four expatriate businesses operating in the country were honoured at the first Ghana Expatriate Business Awards 2017, for their outstanding performance over the years.
The Ministry of Trade and Industry has indicated its resolve to ensure that there is a level playing field for both local and foreign companies doing business in the country.
The Bank of Ghana has confirmed receipt of $1.05 billion of this season’s cocoa loan, which it says is instrumental in stabilising the cedi against its seasonal depreciation pressures.
The World Bank lowered its economic growth forecasts for Kenya as delays in spending cuts, weak credit extension and political uncertainty curb expansion prospects.
Guinness Ghana Limited, a pacesetter in the brewery industry outshined competition by claiming the coveted Manufacturing Company of the Year award at the maiden Ghana Manufacturing Awards.
Ghana's leading telecoms giant MTN has secured about ¢510 million loan syndication from nine banks.
Water is life and Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) has commissioned an ultra-modern water facility at Nsawam.
FirstBanc Financial Services, a licensed investment banking firm operating in Ghana, over the weekend was adjudged the best investment company of the 2017 edition at the Ghana Investment Awards.
Twyford GH Ceramics Company Limited held its annual West Africa Distributor’s programme at Takoradi for its customers across the West Africa sub-region.
Government of Nigeria, the Swiss Federal Council and the World Bank have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on the repatriation and monitoring of $321 million of funds illicitly acquired by the family of the late former President of Nigeria, General Sani Abacha.
Aliko Dangote has been honored at the Bloomberg 50 annual gala dinner at New York's iconic Gotham Hall. He was the only African on the list of Bloomberg’s 50 most influential people.
Vodafone Ghana has won two prestigious awards at the maiden edition of the Business Excellence Awards hosted by the UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce (UKGCC).
Five months after President Akufo-Addo cut sod in the Central region for what is supposed to be the first of his administration's many factories to be built in districts across the country, there is not much to show for the factory.
Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta has dismissed claims by the Minority in Parliament that the 2018 budget statement is illegal.
The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has directed each of the 32 banks to submit credible plans on how they intend to address the high non-performing loans (NPLs) in the banking sector.
The former Chief Executive Officer of MiDA during Compact 1, Martin Eson-Benjamin, will act as Interim CEO with effect from December 5, 2017, until a new CEO is appointed.
Scores of business owners in some parts of Accra are lamenting the unavailability of ECG prepaid credit is unduly taking a toll on their businesses.
Deputy Information Minister, Kojo Oppong-Nkrumah, says the Akufo-Addo administration has succeeded in turning the economy around over the last 11 months.
The Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra has been crowned as a leader in ‘Hospitality’ at the first edition of the Ghana Expatriate Business Awards.
In a new move designed to reduce price and ease logistics inherent in the purchase of its products, the management of Dangote Cement Plc has signed a pact with the foremost e-commerce platform Jumia Nigeria to offer for sale its cement to customers online.
Government is being urged to devise policies to force the cost of borrowing down to levels below 20 percent to lubricate the business environment.
Japan Motors Trading Company Limited (JMTC), local distributors of Nissan range of Vehicles, Yamaha Motorbikes and Marine engines, has held a grand ceremony in Accra to launch Foton range of vehicles.
Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) is asking the government to give tax incentives to compliant individuals and businesses.
Once you have a good job and have begun to pay off your debt, it is time to begin saving and investing your money.
On Farmers Day, December 1, Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) launched the Ɔdehyeɛ Beer, a beer celebrating Ashanti heritage, progress and future.
Keen for a sizeable slice of Ghana's $450bn bauxite deposits, the Akufo-Addo government has indicated it will soon introduce a new law aimed at building an integrated aluminium industry.
B-systems Limited, one of Ghana's foremost enterprise software development companies has launched its flagship software; the Collateral Registry Software (CRS) in Zambia.
Over €7.2 million has been invested into two banana farms by the European Union (EU) to improve the competitiveness of the banana export industry in the face of some tariff preference erosion on the EU.
Stakeholders in the energy sector have expressed great delight with the new Cargill state-of the-art solar facility commissioned by president Nana Akufo-Addo last month.
Manhyia Palace over the weekend presented a Gold Award to Agro Ecom for their immense support to Ghana’s cocoa industry.
The President Akufo-Addo has applauded the contribution of Zenith Bank to the deepening of financial intermediation in the country.
Vivo Energy’s retail service station network to expand from 15 to 24 countries in Africa, adding over 300 service stations.
Christian group, Mighty Men of Valour (MMV) of the ICGC Trinity Church in Kumasi, has formed a business network to support Christian businesses.
The CEO of Surfline Communication, David Rottmayer, has said recent media reports that Vodafone is making moves to acquire the company are false.
Ghana sold ¢5.29 billion worth of long-term bonds on Thursday, dominated by re-openings of previous bond issues by the major commodity exporter to help restructure its high public debt, lead arrangers said.