Cocoa freight charges up 5% from October 1

September 13, 2021 Freight charges for ferrying Ghana’s cocoa to the international market for the next season have been increased by five per cent. The adjustment, which takes effect from October 1, this...

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Ghana and Germany sign declaration to improve testing of construction materials and chemicals

September 1, 2021 The Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Herbert Krapa, has on behalf of the government signed an Institutional Partnership Agreement for Germany and Ghana to collaborate on testing and...

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BoG, Police pursue exporters over export receipts

June 23, 2021 The Bank of Ghana (BoG) and the Criminal Investigation Department of the Ghana Police Service are on the heels of over 100 exporters over Letters of Commitment (LOC) infractions. According...

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Businesses need better incentives than protection – Yofi Grant

June 15, 2021 The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC), Yofi Grant, says Ghanaian businesses are better off with government incentives aimed at fostering their growth...

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AfCFTA Secretariat to remove transit challenges

March 10, 2021 The Secretariat of the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) is to establish a robust system that can help address challenges impacting growth of the transit business in Africa. To be...

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GSA, FDA harmonisation on October 1

September 15, 2020 From October, the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) and the Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) will begin to implement the harmonisation of their activities that are similar in a bid to eliminate...

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U.S. supports Shea Parkland Restoration Initiative and women’s economic empowerment

August 14, 2020 The United States Government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and the Global Shea Alliance (GSA), Wednesday, launched the Action for Shea Parklands (ASP)...

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Exporters encouraged to repatriate export proceeds

June 14, 2019 Exporters have been encouraged to repatriate proceeds from merchandise exports in compliance with the provisions of Section 15 of the Foreign Exchange Act, 2006 (Act 723) which relates to...

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Cargo traffic keeps steady growth in 2018; tipped to grow by 10% this year

February 25, 2019 The country’s two seaports handled a combined cargo traffic of over 23million metric tonnes last year, representing an 8 percent increase over the 21 million metric tonnes recorded in...

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GSA to lead Ghana’s fourth industrial revolution

October 23, 2018 The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) is to lead the country into the fourth industrial revolution to ensure that the potential of emerging technologies are fully harnessed for the...

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