Six technology trends that SMEs should watch out for in 2017

Sage Chief Technology Officer Klaus-Michael Vogelberg talks about the role chatbots, collective intelligence and blockchain will play at start-up and scale up enterprises in 2017Sage, the market leader in Cloud accounting software, has predicted that chatbots, collective intelligence and blockchain are ... — Read More

New UN study shows ways of creating digital economies

A new report from the United Nations-based Better Than Cash Alliance unveils ten tangible steps governments and companies can take to leave behind a cash-dominant economy and embrace digitization of payments.The new report comes just as McKinsey Global Institute released projections ... — Read More

Telcos offer banks novel credit-risk model

In what could be a game-changer, telecom network operators in the country have offered to assist financial institutions to identify, manage and mitigate credit risk using borrowers’ consumption pattern of telecom services.The Chief Executive Officer of MTN Ghana, Ebenezer Twum Asante ... — Read More

Broadcast industry flouts guidelines

Illegal broadcasting of unauthorized content by many local television and radio stations is gradually becoming a threat to the country’s broadcast industry, as the police have in recent times clamped down on such perpetrators.One sector greatly hit by this menace is ... — Read More

FERO Mobile unveils devices in Ghana

FERO, one of the fastest growing mobile phone brands in Africa, has introduced its full range of devices in Ghana. FERO devices include feature phones, to smartphones and premium smartphones.Their smartphones work on raw android technology, a strategy the company adopted ... — Read More

MTN to list on GSE

MTN Ghana has commenced moves to offload some of its shares, possibly 35percent, to, mostly, local investors on the Ghana Stock Exchange.Confirming the news to the B&FT, Director General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Dr. Adu Anane Antwi, said ... — Read More

ICT sector records double-digit growth

In spite of a broader slowdown in the economy, Ghana’s ICT sector has seen high double-digit growth over the past 12 months, supported by new infrastructure and value-added mobile services.Growing penetration helped the ICT sector outpace broader economic growth, according to ... — Read More

Vodafone rewards 750,000 customers in GH¢2.5m promotion

Vodafone Ghana is rewarding 750, 000 customers nationwide in a 90-day promotiondubbed “Yee Twi K?reloaded.” This follows the success of last year’s “Yee Twi K?” promotion which rewarded close to 180,000 customerswith exciting cash prizes and airtime on a daily, weekly ... — Read More

expressPay poised to dominate mobile payments space

Curtis Vanderpuije, Chief Executive Officer of expressPay, a mobile app that provides dynamic electronic payment service, is confident that the uptake in mobile payment services in the country could spearhead a total transformation of the banking industry.Mr. Vanderpuije speaking at a ... — Read More

Vodafone donates to 2 traditional councils

Vodafone Ghana has donated a collective sum of GHS10,000 and assorted drinks to two traditional councils during a working tour of the regions by its Senior Leadership Team.The delegation, led by the Chief Executive Yolanda Cuba, donated GHS5,000 to the New ... — Read More

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