By Ebenezer Chike Adjei NJOKU [email protected] Consolidated Bank Ghana's (CBG) Managing Director, Daniel Addo, issued a clarion call for a more concerted national commitment to empowering small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). He emphasised prioritising resource allocation, productive capacity-building, human capital investment and fostering an enabling environment for this critical sector. "It stands...
Bearing the ‘for-Africa by Africans’ label, SeamlessHR’splatform comprises one of the most user-friendly yet comprehensive interfaces that has gained widespread adoption among startups and industry giants on the Continent. February 2024, Lagos, Nigeria – In a groundbreaking accomplishment,  SeamlessHR, Africa’s leading payroll and HR software company, proudly announced the...
Staff of Standard Chartered have engaged in a volunteering activity with 100 female students of Labone and Accra High Senior High Schools. The speed mentoring session was part of activities to mark International Day of Women and Girls in Science under the global theme "Women and Girls in Science...
The Africa Energy Technology Centre (AETC) in Partnership with the Ministry of Energy, Ghana is set to host the Africa Energy Technology Conference scheduled to take place from 12th to the 14th of March 2024 at the Labadi Beach Hotel in Accra. Ghana’s Minister of Energy, Dr. Matthew Opoku Prempeh...
MTN Ghana has collected over 5909 units of blood at its 2024 Save-a-Life campaign. The annual campaign organized to augment shortfalls at blood banks in Ghana, saw thousands of people participating at designated bleeding centres in all 16 regions across the country. Adwoa Wiafe, the Chief Corporate Services and Sustainability...
By Raghuram G. Rajan & Viral V. Acharya Almost a year after the mini banking crisis in the United States, it is worth revisiting the episode. Was it just a tempest in a tea-cup? Was there really a systemic threat, or was it just a problem with a few banks?...
By Buertey Francis BORYOR The Africa Education Watch (Eduwatch), has urged the government to prioritise investment in basic education infrastructure in this twilight of its turner in office to address the dire situation that persists in the space. The education policy think tank lamented that public basic education is neither truly...
By Sandra Agyeiwaa OTOO The Director of the International Fertilizer Development Center's (IFDC) Enabling Impact Programme, Dr. Bocar Diagana, has reaffirmed his organisation’s commitment to driving agricultural transformation across Ghana and the wider African continent. He made this statement at the just-ended IFDC 2024 Open Door and IFDC global 50th anniversary...
Miriam Maku Amissah, Head of Client Experience at Stanbic Investment Management Services (SIMS), has highlighted the importance of financial transparency in relationships. She made the remarks during an X Spaces discussion hosted by Stanbic Bank Ghana as part of this year’s Valentine’s Day celebrations. Speaking on financial transparency, Miriam Maku...
following Kasapreko’s fully subscribed GH¢150m issuance By Ebenezer Chike Adjei NJOKU [email protected] The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) is projecting increased participation from domestic businesses, particularly indigenous firms, following the 100 percent fully subscribed bond issuance by Kasapreko PLC, a prominent beverage manufacturer. Managing Director Abena Amoah expressed optimism, stating that the...