Economic Watch Africa has said Ghana’s export and industrialisation drive is likely to experience major setbacks if the government goes ahead to borrow $100 million credit facility from offshore investors to support the operations of Ghana Exim Bank.
Over six hundred shops at the Tip-toe Lane at the Kwame Nkrumah Circle remain closed after a three-day validation exercise.
Make-IT in Africa has launched an investment guide for tech entrepreneurs in Ghana.
Ernest Bediako Sampong says that to successfully champion a business empire, you first have to learn from your environment as an apprentice.
Ghana has taken the lead in the implementation of the Continental free trade area (AfCFTA) with the introduction of initiatives that will enhance trading among the private sector.
Government has instituted an FX Development Committee as part of efforts to regulate the supply and demand of forex in the country.
Hollard Ghana Holdings Limited, with subsidiaries, Hollard Insurance and Hollard Life Assurance, has once again been recognised a Top Employer in Ghana and Africa – a major achievement conferred by the leading international certification company, The Top Employers Institute.
The Ghana Stock Exchange on Wednesday listed Dannex Ayrton Starwin Plc on its official list, following the merger of the three local pharmaceutical companies.
Beverage manufacturing giant, Kasapreko has assured consumers of its soft drinks and the awake purified mineral water an improved quality.
Officials of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) on Tuesday commenced a three-day exercise assessing documents of some foreign traders at Circle Tip Toe Lane.
Ghana has been ranked 4th in the world in the 2019 Global Retail Development Index which studies the global retailing landscape.
According to the Economist Magazine, the new scramble for Africa is now being led by a new generation of Africans determined to make a difference through technological innovations and the development of enterprise and markets.
The Global Shea Alliance in partnership with the Enhanced Integrated Framework has launched a $3.6 million regional programme named “Supporting the Inclusive Commercial Development of the Shea Value Chain”.
Ghana’s Agric sector recorded over 200,000 metric tons of soya in the past year, Agric Minister, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto, has revealed.
Dr Kofi Konadu Apraku has indicated that Ghana would have missed all the convergence criteria to join the use of the Eco, if it had taken effect a few weeks ago.
Central Banks in the ECOWAS region would Tuesday, January 14, 2020, begin an Extra-Ordinary meeting to discuss issues relating to the possible introduction of the single currency, the ECO.
People are to be banned from using credit cards to place bets in an attempt to curb problem gambling, the Gambling Commission has said.
Trades Union Congress (TUC) has urged the government to take immediate steps to improve job creation and livelihood empowerment among Ghanaians.
The Ghana Union of Traders’ Association (GUTA) has commended the board and management of the Ghana Revenue Authority on exceeding its revenue target for 2019.
Oyarifa Mall, the latest addition to retail service centres in Accra is set to open by April 2020 to serve the rapidly growing middle-class suburbs of Oyarifa, Adenta, Frafraha, Ayimensa, Damfa and its environs.
The Danquah Institute (DI) says its survey has revealed that shopping during Christmas in 2019 was better compared to previous years.
Three iconic names in Ghana's financial sector were honored over the weekend, for creating businesses that provided job opportunities for many Ghanaians.
In partnership with the National Lottery Authority (NLA) a new lottery operative called Wotiriyɛ has introduced an exciting mobile phone-based game called *787#.
The First Sky Group of Companies has pledged continuous commitment to its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) as part of its 17th-anniversary ceremony.
Building and civil engineering contractors say they are ready to partner government fulfil its infrastructure agenda.
The World Bank’s latest economic growth outlook report for 2020 is projecting a 6.8 per cent growth rate for Ghana by the end of this year.
President of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA), Dr. Joseph Obeng has cautioned against likely depreciation of the proposed common currency, the ECO considering the economic size of some countries.
Shopnaw, Ghana's biggest online marketplace has been launched with a pledge to provide unparalleled customer service to buyers, sellers and delivery partners.
Disturbing details emerging from some specific entities under the State Interests and Governance Authority (SIGA) show that some state-owned enterprises are riddled with huge legacy debts as others are also losing business focus engaging in activities which are not their core line of operation.
Continuous reduction of food prices in the last quarter of 2019 has influenced a marginal drop in inflation for December 2019, the Ghana Statistical Service has said.
The National Insurance Commission (NIC) has dispelled claims that insurance companies are shying away from market centres.
Economist, Dr Lord Mensah, has said the Fiscal Responsibility Act and the Fiscal Council may not prevent the usual overspending that characterises an election year.
The Public Procurement Authority has organised two sessions of Contract Administration Workshops for goods and works for procurement practitioners, review committees and personnel of oversight bodies.
Dr Frank Adjei has been honoured for his outstanding contribution to the socio-economic development of Ghana through the creation.
Mr Fred Forson, spokesperson of the Coalition of Aggrieved Menzgold Customers, said they were ready to go all lengths to get their investments back from the gold dealership firm.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is warning that Ghana’s risk of debt distress classification still remains high.
Board Chairman of the Ghana Revenue Authority, Prof Stephen Adei says the Authority exceeded its revenue target for 2019.
The government should issue Eurobond quickly in the first quarter of the year and use the foreign exchange (forex) to cushion the cedi from further depreciating against the country’s major foreign trading currencies, three economists have advised.
General Manager of Newmont Goldcorp, Akyem Mine, Joep Coenen, has announced that Mr Joshua Mortoti, General Manager for Operations Services, would take over as General Manager of the Akyem Mine.
The Bank of Ghana has said the introduction of the new higher denomination banknotes it issued recently was the result of a well-thought out currency reform programme.
The Chief Executive of the ‘Return of the Royals’ says the initiative is committed to helping the country to achieve its Ghana Beyond Aid agenda.
The Year of Return initiative undoubtedly is one of the government’s biggest marketing campaigns to sell Ghana to the world.
Kingdom Exim Ghana Limited has been recognised for its sterling performance in the export business over the last two years, 2017 and 2018.
Ghana Grid Company Limited (GRIDCo) has restored power to the Volta Aluminum Company Limited (VALCo) after disconnecting electricity supply to the Tema-based aluminium smelting firm on Monday, December 30, over a $30 million debt.
Another year has flashed past us and we are eagerly looking forward to 2020. The year 2019 was one the business community will hold to heart forever as it saw a wide array of issues dominate the headlines.
The Ministry of Fisheries and Aquaculture has begun a mass immunisation of fish farms in order to curtail further occurrences of fish diseases.
The Chief Executive of Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), Mr Archie Hesse, has urged the public to adopt electronic payment as a lifestyle in the coming year.
Avnash Industries Ghana has been honoured at the 8th edition of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) Industry and Quality Awards.
Ghana Revenue Authority has impounded three vehicles loaded with goods without proper tax invoices at Pokuase in the Greater Accra region, Monday.
Avnash Industries Ghana Limited has been recognized as the best corporate governance compliant in the agricultural business (agro-based) category at the 2019 IOD-Ghana Corporate Governance Excellence Awards for public and private sector actors in the country.
On the last edition of Newsfile for 2019, panelists discussed the financial sector crisis, the public debt management debate and the cedi’s depreciation.
The GhanaRice campaign has been launched by the local office of a multinational social technology company, mPedigree.