Cabinet approves local content policy – For downstream petroleum industry

March 18, 2019 The Cabinet last Thursday approved a policy on a local content and participation in the country’s downstream petroleum industry, the Minister of Information, Mr. Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, has...

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Cedi woes, “Stagger the repatriation of profits”—PEF boss

March 15, 2019 To ease the incessant pressure on the cedi, especially in the first quarter of every year, government must introduce a law that regulates the repatriation of profits by multinationals...

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Port charges down by 75%, as stakeholders laud paperless system

March 15, 2019 The cost of doing business at the country’s ports has reduced significantly from GH₵1,280 to GH₵320 since introducing the Paperless Port regime, Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta has...

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Kasapreko donates fire station worth GH¢400,000 to Ghana National Fire Service (GNFS)

March 15, 2019 Kasapreko Company Limited (KCL), the only indigenous beverage manufacturing company with ISO Certification in Ghana, has donated a fully-equipped fire station worth GH¢400,000 to the Ghana...

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Help improve ease of doing business- Vice President charges state agencies.

March 12, 2019 The Vice-President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has charged state agencies whose mandate have a direct impact on businesses and investments to implement reforms that will help improve the...

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Parliament passes Civil Aviation Amendment Bill

March 11, 2019 Parliament on Friday passed into law an amendment of the Ghana Civil Aviation Act 906 (2016) to improve safety and strengthen security in the aviation industry. A release issued by the...

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‘GEPA will double non-traditional export earnings by 2021’

March 11, 2019 The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) says it will double the country’s annual non-traditional export earnings from the current $2.6 billion to $5.3 billion by 2021. A Deputy...

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Remain steadfast – President Charges Ghanaians

March 7, 2019 President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has called on Ghanaians to remain steadfast in defence of the country’s democracy. Quoting Dr Kwame Nkrumah’s Independence Declaration: ‘Ghana,...

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‘Tax defaulters in informal sector making life difficult for successive governments.

March 5, 2019 The Speaker of Parliament, Prof.Mike Oquaye, has expressed concern about the posture of businesses in the informal sector which fail to pay taxes; maintaining that they are making life...

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EU grants Ghana €40 million under Economic Partnership Agreement

March 4, 2019 The government has signed a €40-million budget support agreement with the European Union (EU). The grant is to support the country’s national development framework, which focuses on...

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