The year-on-year inflation rate for September dropped to 9.8%, down by 0.1% from the 9.9% recorded in August 2018.
Government’s planned US$50billion century bond to finance infrastructure development is ill-advised and could be suicidal for the economy as long as domestic revenue mobilisation continue to underperform, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) has warned.
More than 100 contract workers of Italian construction company, Trasacco Estate Development Company, on Wednesday, protested against the firm which builds Accra’s most luxurious homes.
Nutrifoods Ghana Limited, jointly owned by Olam International and Sanyo Foods of Japan, has launched a sugar-free biscuit in the cracker category.
Exports of non-traditional products for the year 2017 amounted to $2.6 billion, a 3.81 per cent increase over the previous year’s earnings of $2.5 billion.
A housing practitioner is calling for a broad consultation and partnership to government’s plans to roll out affordable housing projects.
Chief Executive Officer of the Nation Builders Corps (NABCO) says allowances for all NABCO recruits will not be subject to taxes nor SSNIT deductions.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry France in Ghana has organised its 2018 Extra-Ordinary General Assembly on hosted at the Residence of the French Ambassador in Ghana.
Ghana has dropped two ranks in the latest World Economic Forum’s Global Competitive Index (GC1) 4.0 from 104th in 2017 to 106th in 2018.
The Advertising Association of Ghana (AAG) has encouraged tertiary education students to take advantage of the numerous career opportunities available in the advertising industry.
The Trades Union Congress (TUC) is asking government not to introduce new taxes in the 2019 budget.
Telecommunication companies in Ghana are set to review their tariffs come November 1 2018, the Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications has said.
Real GDP including oil for the second quarter of 2018 grew by 5.4 per cent year on year.
Minister-designate for Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, is confident government’s plans to tackle unemployment will deliver on their objectives.
The Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA), Emmanuel Kofi Nti, has explained that 35 per cent of all imports into Ghana will not be affected by the Cargo Tacking Notes (CTN).
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo will graduate recruits of the Nation Builders Corps (NaBCo) who have accepted their postings.
Government is expected to create over 1000 jobs in 2019 in the mining sector with the construction of a state-owned gold refinery.
Business owners have been advised to identify and prioritize their employees as crucial stakeholders who can positively or negatively impact their operations.
Zonda Ghana, a heavy-duty vehicle trading company is to expand its operations to three new regions as it partners with Sinotruk to establish a truck assembly plant in the country.
Contrary to expectations it has emerged that the government will no longer abrogate the controversial Ameri power deal signed under the John Mahama administration.
Ghana’s shea industry is to receive a major boost as the Ghana Export and Import Bank (EXIM Bank) has committed GH₵9.2 million for the processing of Shea into cosmetic products and also for large-scale export.
The government has shortlisted six firms out of the 20 companies that submitted bids to redevelop the Tema Shipyard and drydock facility into a world-class structure.
Latest data from Ghana interbank Payment and Settlement System has seen Mobile money interoperability record over 1.1 million volume of transactions, five months after its inception.
Despite efforts by the government to equip start-ups and entrepreneurs with finance and business advisory services, one challenge that cripples these businesses is the access to a ready market.
President Akufo-Addo has charged all MDAs to ensure all activities under the maiden oil and gas licensing round are transparent and efficient.
The Gender Minister-designate says the Ministry will explore the possibility of partnering with Unilever to extend their Global Hand Washing Day initiative to other regions in the coming years.
President Nana Akufo-Addo has said his administration is using the country’s oil revenues to create assets, and not waste it on consumption and accumulation of debt.
President Akufo-Addo has reiterated the country’s readiness for business and has urged investors from around the UK and the world to take advantage of the growing business-friendly climate in Ghana and invest.
The Exporters & Importers Association has chided the Akufo-Addo-led administration over the manner in which it is implementing policies regarding their business.
The CEO of Stratcomm Africa has charged government to reorients the minds of the citizenry to build a brand that can work for the country both locally and internationally.
Government has set the middle of November to roll out the new deadline for tax stamp policy on textile products designed to check piracy and under-declaration of taxes.
The Commissioner-General of the Ghana Revenue Authority has served notice that the implementation of the Cargo Tracking Note policy will take effect from Monday, October, 15.
MTN Ghana and Business World Magazine is set to host the 24th MTN Business World Executive Breakfast Meeting with Mac Attram, an International Business Coach leading the discussion on the theme Leading Teams to Greater Results through Authentic Communication.
A Freight forwarder has filed a case in court seeking an injunction on Ghana Revenue Authority from implementing the new Cargo tracking Network (CTN) systems.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has revised downwards its earlier 6.8 per cent Gross Domestic Product (GDP) projection for the Ghanaian economy in 2018 to 6.3 per cent.
Ghana’s leading total beverage company Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) has appointed a seasoned human resource expert and author, Dr Hazel Berrard Amuah to lead the company’s people agenda.
As part of measures to give quality service to customers, UT Life Insurance has rebranded to miLife insurance.
A delegation from Zambia’s Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry has paid a working visit to Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) to learn from the company’s much-touted Local Raw Material (LRM) programme.
Three deputy chief executive officers of Ghana’s cocoa regulator left their posts last week after one was fired by Agriculture Minister Owusu Afriyie Akoto, another got transferred to the ministry and a third official resigned, according to two people familiar with the matter.
The Chamber of Commerce is warning of an imminent job loss crisis if the government does not provide incentives for the private sector to soak in the spillovers of the bank crisis which has cost over 2000 jobs.
Ghana has been ranked the seventh wealthiest country in Africa with a total wealth of 63 billion dollars (US$bn 63) as of December 2017.
The Ghana Real Estate Developers Association (GREDA), has launched its 30th anniversary in Accra to take stock of its contribution to the development of the housing industry in the country.
Nigerian businessman, Aliko Dangote says he is ready to invest and help to grow Ghana’s sugar industry.
Ghana has been ranked the seventh wealthiest country in Africa with a total wealth of $63 billion as at December 2017.
Foremost businessman, Aliko Dangote has in London called for conscious efforts at deepening African regional market by African investors and governments to aid rapid growth and development of the Continent’s economy.
The popular general merchandise store, GAME, is to open its fourth outlet in Ghana at the Achimota Retail Centre (ARC) in November.
The idea of a Ghana that aspires to life “beyond aid” began to resonate internationally last December, when Nana Akufo-Addo, the country’s grandiloquent president, stole the limelight at a joint press conference with the visiting French president, Emmanuel Macron.
The government has reached out to a Singaporean Architect and Planner to help redevelop Accra into a modern city as part of the transformational agenda.
The Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta, says the Akufo-Addo –led administration is bent on moving away from exporting the country’s resources in their raw forms.
A 2016 survey by Better Business Bureau (BBB) on Ghana indicates about a quarter of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are unaware of cybercriminal activities.
The Bank of Ghana is set to release the full amount of the cocoa loan syndication onto the market.
Wilmar Africa Limited on Friday re-launched its ‘Frytol cholesterol-free oil, rich in Vitamin A, to enhance the health of consumers.