Head of Shippers Authority speaks at maiden edition of GITFIC 2017

Head of Shipper Services at the Ghana Shipper's Authority, Mrs. Naa Densua Aryeetey is expected to speak at a three-day international conference on trade and finance which is scheduled to take place in Accra on April 10th-12th, 2017 at Alisa Hotel. ... — Read More

Côte d'Ivoire claims over boundary dispute lacks merit - AG

Ghana is to today, continue with its oral augments at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS), hearing the dispute concerning the delimitation of the maritime boundary dispute between it and Côte d'Ivoire in the Atlantic Ocean.Having been ... — Read More

Customs to intensify data gathering

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has joined its counterparts around the world to mark the 2017 International Customs Day, with a call to improve data gathering at the country’s borders.The decision, which forms part of the broader ... — Read More

Maritime & Shipping Awards scheduled for March 2017

The first ever Ghana Maritime & Shipping Awards will be held in March next year. The Awards will, for the first time, identify and publicly recognise outstanding performers in and contributors to the country’s maritime industry, at the institutional, enterprise and ... — Read More

Shippers oppose draft container weighing regulation

Importers and exporters in the country have kicked against a draft regulation by the Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), which will introduce new measures for container weighing in the country, saying it will burden them with unnecessary costs.The proposed Legislative Instrument is ... — Read More

Shippers rue new verified gross mass draft regulations

The Greater Accra Regional Shipper Committee has bemoaned the introduction of some new amendments to the regulations of the verified gross mass of containers (VGM).The verified gross mass of containers, which is an International Maritime Organization regulation came into effect on ... — Read More

Conship boss lauds single window programme

The Chief Executive Officer of Consolidated Shipping also known Conship, Dr. Macdonald Chimandas Vasnani, has lauded the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority and its technical partner, West Blue Consulting for successfully implementing the Ghana National Single Window Project.According to ... — Read More

Conship boss lauds single window programme

The Chief Executive Officer of Consolidated Shipping also known Conship, Dr. Macdonald Chimandas Vasnani, has lauded the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority and their technical partners, West Blue Consulting for successfully implementing the Ghana National Single Window Project.According to ... — Read More

Union rivalry hits Tema Shipyard

Junior Staff of the PSC Tema Shipyard have broken away to form a new union, and the Maritime and Dockworkers Union (MDU) of the TUC, which used to negotiate on their behalf, is up in arms, calling on the Labour Commission ... — Read More

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