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It would benefit the continent immensely if...

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Thousands pay last respect to Rawlings…as nation mourns first President of fourth republic 

Thousands of Ghanaians including heads of the security agencies,...

Emirates to play key role in industry rebound

Despite the ravaging effects of COVID-19 on the aviation...

Olam receives top employer recognition in 2021

Olam Ghana, a leading supply chain manager of agri-products...

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Does pandemic debt relief work?

The COVID-19 pandemic has spread globally and will not be over until it has been brought under control everywhere. Hence, international efforts are underway...

FBNBank agent banking: redefining financial inclusion

Financial institutions in Africa seek to create innovative value propositions and customer-friendly products and services, not only to generate client enrolments but also to...

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Fitch upgrades UBA Ghana’s long-term IDR to ‘B’: Outlook stable

Fitch Ratings has upgraded United Bank for Africa (Ghana) Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'B' from...

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The launch of Samsung’s latest S21 Series has been met with amazing reviews across...

Delivery service is crucial to the growth of e-commerce, but…!

Distributors that are able to perfect the practice of serving the ecommerce sector will...

Only 8 women make it to President’s ministerial appointment list…as Affirmative Action Bill still...

Out of the 46 members submitted by President Nana Akufo-Addo as a list of...

New Year School ends with call to establish health infrastructure fund

The 72nd Annual New Year School and Conference has ended with a call on...

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Fitch upgrades UBA Ghana’s long-term IDR to ‘B’: Outlook stable

Fitch Ratings has upgraded United Bank for Africa (Ghana) Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'B' from 'B-' and Viability Rating (VR) to...

Understanding the ‘Okada’ economy, legalise and regulate

In our part of the world, job creation poses a great challenge to nation building. It exposes our vulnerability as a country. Many people...

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FDIs won’t make continent lose AfCFTA benefits – EU Ambassador

It would benefit the continent immensely if African countries open up their economies for investors, as it will speed up the success of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement, European Union Ambassador to Ghana, Diana Acconcia, has said, adding...

Deploying True Entrepreneurship in the Fight against COVID

Imagine you wanted your child, Kofi, to take a swim class. You hire the best tutor you can find, Teacher Ama. She then proceeds to teach Kofi every single muscle movement necessary to make him an expert swimmer. Kofi learns breathing...

The Next 100 Days: Positioning Africa at the forefront of the Biden Administration

  The new U.S. administration must double down on – not shy away from – engagements with African energy opportunities by facilitating U.S. private sector investment in natural gas and renewables and eschewing a return to aid-driven diplomacy On Wednesday, U.S. President Joe...

AfCFTA would be crucial in recovery from COVID-19 – World Bank

A World Bank report has re-emphasised the importance of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement in becoming a game changer on the continent, especially, as African countries seek to bounce back from the devastation caused by the coronavirus pandemic. According...

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171 students inducted into Ghana School of Law-Kumasi Campus

One hundred and seventy-one  law students have been inducted into the Ghana School of...

New Year School ends with call to establish health infrastructure fund

The 72nd Annual New Year School and Conference has ended with a call on...

Golden Sunbeam International school:  – leads the way in COVID-19 safety standards investing...

  The Co - Founder of the Golden Sunbeam International School, Adenta in Accra, Mrs...

Teachers face daunting task enforcing COVID-19 protocols

A cross-section of teachers from public basic schools have expressed their concerns on what...

Fishery & Aquaculture

Editorial: Ayekoo  to our  gallant farmers & fisherfolk

This year’s National Farmers’ Day is being observed today owing to the fact that...

ADB to allocate 50% loan portfolio to Agric

The Agricultural Development Bank (ADB) has reiterated its commitment to agricultural financing by implementing...

Workers report appalling abuse aboard Chinese-owned fishing vessels

Ghanaian workers have reported shocking human rights abuses aboard Chinese-owned trawl vessels - from...

Food security and public safety should be government’s top priorities

Covid-19 continues to have an adverse impact on the global landscape. Assets worldwide are...

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Over-reliance on FDIs undermines AfCFTA’s rules of origin – trade expert

While Africa embarks on a journey to bring prosperity to its citizens and make...

MoFA to leverage digital agriculture to mitigate COVID-19 effect on food systems

The Ministry of Food and Agriculture (MoFA) has resolved to implement more digital agricultural...

Why are we facing food shortage?

Our major staple food, maize, is in short supply across the market centers in...

Gov’t to meet fruit & vegetable exporters over threats of Brexit

Government is preparing to meet fruit and vegetable exporters who may be negatively impacted...

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FBNBank agent banking: redefining financial inclusion

Financial institutions in Africa seek to create innovative value...

Fitch upgrades UBA Ghana’s long-term IDR to ‘B’: Outlook stable

Fitch Ratings has upgraded United Bank for Africa (Ghana) Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'B' from 'B-' and Viability Rating (VR) to...

Govt to use COVID-19 cash to set up Dev’t Bank

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy and put much pressure on the health system, with many calling for increased...

ADB supports Ekumfi Fruits and Juice Factory to expand its out-growers scheme

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has unveiled great golden opportunities to the private sector on the maiden day of his swearing in. In his...

Fighting COVID-19: Enforce protocols, focus on revenue generation – Prof. Quartey

… not further borrowing to burden debt stock As the country intensifies its efforts to keep the coronavirus pandemic spread under control, economist at the...

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Fitch upgrades UBA Ghana’s long-term IDR to ‘B’: Outlook stable

Fitch Ratings has upgraded United Bank for Africa (Ghana) Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'B' from 'B-'...

Understanding the ‘Okada’ economy, legalise and regulate

In our part of the world, job creation poses a great challenge to nation building. It exposes our vulnerability...
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