Africa set for agritech hub

June 8, 2021 Africa’s agricultural sector is set for exponential growth in the coming decade, a research commissioned by Microsoft and compiled by Africa Practice has revealed. With a projected value...

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GH¢100 billion Obaatanpa package: Government places youth at centre – Finance Minister

June 8, 2021 The Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has commenced a series of engagement with the youth across the country aimed at igniting an entrepreneurial spirit for accelerated job creation...

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376,169 Complete 2nd dose COVID-19 vaccination

June 4, 2021 About 376,169 people have so far received the full dose of the COVID-19 vaccine in the second round of the vaccination exercise in some parts of the country, the Ghana Health Service (GHS)...

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Daily minimum wage increased to GHc12.53 effective June 4

June 4, 2021 The 2021 National Daily Minimum Wage has gone up by 6 percent to GHc12.53 effective June 4, 2021, from the GHC11.82 that took effect on January 1, 2020. This is in pursuance to the Labour...

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Green Ghana initiative: Bono, Ahafo regions to plant 420,000 trees

June 3, 2021 The Forestry Commission in the Bono and Ahafo regions are to plant more than 420,000 seedlings in a single day, under the Green Ghana initiative, which is expected to be launched on Friday,...

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COVAX: UNICEF signs agreement for 34million Moderna COVID-19 vaccines

June 3, 2021 The UN’s children’s agency, UNICEF has signed a long-term agreement with Moderna for the supply of COVID-19 vaccines on behalf of the COVID-19 Vaccines Global Access (COVAX)...

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Ghana Chamber of Technology, GIZ sign MoU to build digital ecosystem

June 3, 2021 The Ghana Chamber of Technology and the German Agency for International Cooperation and Development (GIZ) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to undertake digital projects,...

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Finance Ministry fast-tracks programme for economic recovery

June 2, 2021 The Ministry of Finance has said it is fast-tracking the implementation of the Ghana COVID-19 Alleviation and revitalisation of enterprise support (Ghana CARES) programme to accelerate the...

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AGI okays Development Bank Ghana

June 2, 2021 The President of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), Dr Yaw Adu Gyamfi, has described the government’s efforts to establish the development bank as timely, saying it would boost...

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Sub-20% interest rates needed for businesses to be competitive – GUTA

June 2, 2021 President of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA), Dr. Joseph Obeng says until interest rates on loans drop below the 20 percent mark, the recent reduction in the monetary policy...

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