Tuesday, January 26, 2021
The Board of Gold Fields has announced the appointment of Chris Griffith as the Chief Executive Officer designate and Executive Director of the company . Mr Griffith will succeed Nick Holland on 1 April 2021. Mr Holland, who was due to retire on 30 September 2021 after 13 years as...
Member of Parliament for North Tongu, Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, has said that the situation where everyone has to pay a fortune to test for the coronavirus is impeding the fight against the deadly pandemic, hence, his call for government to make it free to enable majority of people to...
… Telecoms Chamber wants 19 cents per minute charge on calls scraped   The Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications has intensified its advocacy for the removal of the law that imposes 19 cents per minute charge on inbound international calls on telecommunication companies. Data from the Chamber has revealed that revenue that has accrued to...
President Akufo-Addo is set to appoint a Minister for Public Enterprises, that will will be operating directly under the ambit of the Presidency, and not from a Ministry. A statement signed by the Director of Communications at the Office of the President, Eugene Arhin explained that the minister will oversee...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, will today (Thursday, 21st January 2021) submit to Parliament the list of proposed Ministers and Regional Ministers of his new government to the Speaker of Parliament for the process of their prior approval for appointment, in accordance with the dictates of the Constitution. A statement...
… not further borrowing to burden debt stock As the country intensifies its efforts to keep the coronavirus pandemic spread under control, economist at the University of Ghana, Professor Peter Quartey, has advised government to be cautious on how it spends, so as not to add any further burden on...
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is to work in partnership with Zeal Environmental Technologies to help efficiently operationalise EPA’s established laboratory in Takoradi to serve the petroleum industry. “Zeal has the skill, knowledge and requisite machinery to deal with environmental protection issues - particularly in waste management as per oil...
Urges them to embrace joint ventures Small and medium-scale enterprises (SMEs) producing similar products in the country have been urged to form joint ventures, in order to increase their production capacity and better position themselves to take advantage of opportunities in the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement. International...
The Ghana Institute of Freight Forwarders (GIFF) is pushing for rate reforms in the shipping line business. According to GIFF, there are a number of charges on the books of shipping lines which have outlived their usefulness and are unreasonably increasing the cost of doing business. The Freight Forwarders say they have...
Government’s pay policy implementer, the Fair Wages and Salaries Commission (FWSC), is stirring a debate on the importance of building stronger traditional labour groups as the phenomenon of splinter labour organisations seem to be gaining momentum. According to the FWSC, many traditional labour unions - including the Trade Unions Congress (TUC)...
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