Planting for Food and Jobs – 600,000 farmers registered so far

December 6, 2018 Statistics at the Ministry of Food and Agriculture shows an upsurge of farmers registering with the government’s flagship programme, Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ). With an initial...

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Government maintains GH¢7,600 for cocoa – In the face of free fall of producer price

December 6, 2018 The decision by the government to maintain the producer price of cocoa, which is US$1,808 in the face of the free fall of the commodity in the international market no doubt, can be...

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President’s Monthly Insight – November 2018.

December 5, 2018 According to the 2019 edition of the Doing Business Report issued by the World Bank Group, Ghana has observed an improvement in rank with regards to the ease of doing business. Per the...

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Students to undergo internship-To expose them to concepts, skills training.

December 4, 2018 The government is to begin a programme next year to place tertiary students in private companies to offer them hands-on practical training within a specified period. The programme, to be...

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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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