SMEs’ participation in digital economy key for recovery – Addison

August 19, 2021 Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Addison, has said that intensive participation of Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) in the digital economy is essential to economic growth,...

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BoG partners Giesecke+Devrient to pilot digital currency in Ghana

August 18, 2021 The Bank of Ghana has join forces with Giesecke+Devrient (G+D)  to pilot a general-purpose Central Bank Digital Currency (retail CBDC) in Ghana. G+D is providing the technology and...

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E-cedi: Bank of Ghana to pilot digital currency

June 3, 2021 The Bank of Ghana is in the advanced stages of introducing a digital currency, the Governor of the central bank, Dr Ernest Addison has disclosed. According to the Dr Addison, the e-cedi...

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NBSSI develops database on MSMEs

March 26, 2021 The National Board for Small Scale Industries (NBSSI) has built a national database to provide up-to-date information on the operations and activities of micro small and medium enterprises...

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GhQR to play lead role in cashless agenda

March 23, 2021 GhQR is considered a key enabler for Ghana’s quest to migrate into an electronic payment society. The country is hoping to ride on the back of payment services to become one of the first...

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MoMo transactions exceed cheques’ by GH¢389 billion in 2020

February 15, 2021 The total value of mobile money transactions far exceeded the value of those of cheque by GH¢389 billion last year, data from the Bank of Ghana has revealed. Whilst the total...

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Data-driven digital banking the way to go – KPMG report

November 2, 2020 A new KPMG report says banks can only survive in the highly digitised era if their product offerings are designed in a way that meets the preference of millennials. The report titled:...

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Vice-President launches digital payment platform

June 8, 2020 The Vice-President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, will today launch a new single digital payment platform which is expected to enhance the government’s digitisation agenda. The platform, called...

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Digital payment gets major boost with launch of 3 policies

May 20, 2020 The government of Ghana has launched three new policy initiatives designed to deepen financial inclusion and accelerate digital payments, in line with government’s vision of building a...

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Telcos, fintechs to follow GhIPSS in reintroducing fees on all MoMo transactions

May 13, 2020 ·         players say move to ensure sustainability of operations ·         but bankers’ association...

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