Maritime trade hits 74.5m tonnes in 4 years

December 4, 2018 Over the last four years, the total volume of goods passing through the country’s two seaports Tema and Takoradi reached 74.5 million tonnes in 2017. After a historic decline of 13.84 per...

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Free Zones boosts economy-Exports over $1 billion in 9 months

December 4, 2018 Companies operating under the free zones enclave exported goods valued at US$1.04 billion in the first nine months of this year, as against their total imports of US$113.1 million within...

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Domestic cocoa processing hits 300,000 tonnes

November 28, 2018 Domestic processing of cocoa hit 300,000 tonnes in the 2017/2018 cocoa season, a 19 per cent jump from the 252,000 tonnes processed the previous season. That brings to 34 per cent of the...

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Ghana – Burkina Railway Inter-connectivity Project to commence in 2019

November 28, 2018 The Ghana – Burkina Railway Inter-connectivity Project will commence in 2019, the Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has said. The project when completed will link the two...

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Jonmoore International ready for uncharted territory as company marks 20th anniversary

November 28, 2018 Hilton John Mitchell, Chief Executive Officer of Jonmoore International, a transport and project logistics company, has said the company is ready to venture into uncharted territories in...

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Ghanaian companies asked to register for 2019 OTC

November 27, 2018 The Chief Operating Officer of Consolidated Shipping (Conship) Agency, Mrs. Linda Vasnani, has called on Ghanaian companies operating in the oil and gas sector to leverage the platform of...

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TOR requires US$500m to revamp operations — Mr. Isaac Osei

November 27, 2018 The Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) is aiming to holistically tackle the country’s chronic reliance on imports for refined petroleum products. With installed capacity of 45,000 barrels per stream...

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BoG’s Monetary Policy Committee keeps policy rate at 17 %

November 26, 2018 The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Ghana has kept its policy rate unchanged. The Central Bank held its key lending rates for Commercial Banks at 17 per cent, the third time this...

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Industry lauds paperless port system

November 26, 2018 The industrial sector has lauded the improved clearance processes at the Tema and Takoradi ports occasioned by the Paperless Port Clearance System, which have ensured that raw materials are...

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2019 Budget Highlights – KPMG

November 23, 2018 KPMG 2019 Budget Highlights…....

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