Tuesday, January 31, 2023
The 1st Vice President of the Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders (GIFF), Paul Kobina Mensah, has revealed the perspective of clearing and forwarding agents on the newly agreed rates for freight forwarding services in the country. According to him, the professional fraternity has welcomed the new rates despite expecting more. He...
Staff and management of the Ghana Ports and Harbours Authority ended the year with a Thanksgiving Service to celebrate the goodness of God in the challenging year of 2022. The colourful event, characterised by praise and worship activities, also was an opportunity for the authority to pray for guidance and...
The Ghana Maritime Authority (GMA), in collaboration with the Ghana Navy and Marine Police, has destroyed about 20 wooden boats used in smuggling fuel by burning them into ashes at the Sekondi Naval Base. These boats, known as ‘dendey’ in the coastal areas of the country, were constructed purposely for...
The Marketing and Public Affairs Manager for GPHA Port of Takoradi, Dr. Kingsley Antwi-Boasiako, has been awarded the Outstanding Industry Leadership Award in Corporate Affairs by the Centre for Business Africa (CENBA Africa) at its business excellence awards. Dr. Antwi-Boasiako - who over the past two decades has worked as...
Prime Meridian Docks Ghana Limited, a wholly Ghanaian Company, is set to build a modern ship repair and maintenance facility at the Takoradi Port. The project comprises civil works and the procurement of a floating dry dock. The civil works involves the dredging of a pocket for the floating dock...
…as Prez inaugurates container terminals, dry dock President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, yesterday, inaugurated a new state-of-the-art Dry Bulk Terminal and the Atlantic Terminal Services Multi-purpose Container Terminal as well as the Prime Meridian Dock Company’s Floating Dry-dock at the Takoradi Harbour in the Western Region. The President also cut...
Data from the State Insurance Company (SIC) have revealed a 25.7 percent decline in transit trade from the first quarter to third quarter of 2022. This was made known by the Head of Inter-State Road Transit (ISRT) at SIC, Mr. Anthony Osei Ntiamoah, during the 4th quarter Transit Shipper Committee...
The Secretary of the National Fisheries Association of Ghana (NAFAG), Mr. Richster Nii Amarh Amarfio has indicated that despite the successes that have been chalked in the fisheries sector in Ghana, a lot more needs to be done in order to build a robust industry. He emphasized that the sector needs people who will think...
...as CCIFG visits assembly line in Tema Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Silver Star Auto Ltd, Asad Nazir, has revealed that the free Value Added Tax (VAT) on locally assembled vehicles is a game-changer to saving Ghanaians a 12.5 percent of their income; hence, they should take advantage of it. Due...
Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture Development, Mavis Hawa Koomson, has lauded GOIL for the provision of quality marine gas oil and lubricants to fishing vessels. In a keynote address at a fisheries’ stakeholder meeting on fuel bunkering services for marine vessels in Tema, Hawa Koomson noted that local companies such...
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