a call for policy revision By Emmanuel KUNDO A recent directive issued by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has stirred controversy within the business community regarding the implementation of the Commissioner-General's invoice (VAT Invoice) as proof for allowable expense deduction under Section 9 of the Income Tax Act, 2015 (Act...
By Joshua Worlasi AMLANU Bank of Ghana (BoG) has thrown the spotlight on the urgent need for a shared commitment to combat the rising tide of digital and mobile money fraud in Ghana's financial sector. Dr. Kwasi Osei-Yeboah, Head of the Financial Stability Department, rallied for a collective action to...
By Kizito CUDJOE Kenya's President Dr. William Samoei Ruto is championing the integration of technology into the trade strategy of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) in order to enhance intra-continental trade. Mr. Ruto, speaking during a high-profile visit to the AfCFTA Secretariat in Accra, urged stakeholders to harness the...
By Rashidatu IBRAHIM Amid public outcry over the recently revised cost of passport acquisition, Dr. Andy Appiah-Kubi, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of Parliament, has clarified that the newly adjusted fees reflect the actual costs of the passport application process, rather than being a means for the government...
With approval from the Securities and Exchange Commission in December 2023, Agusto & Co. Limited has launched its operations in Accra, Ghana. The company, which was incorporated in January 1992, is a Pan-African rating agency licensed in Kenya, Rwanda and Nigeria. Agusto & Co is also a leading business information...
A morn in the sunrise that shines As it rises An eve in the sunset that mourns As it sets From sunrise to sunset From the East to the West From when we rise To when we rest The day proves tried and tested...but tired   As the day rises As the evening sets The East gives way to its West The...
Women in PR Ghana (WiPR) is excited to unveil the Top 10 Women in PR for the year 2023. This prestigious recognition, which is in its 7th year, celebrates the remarkable contributions of women in the field of Public Relations, highlighting their innovative strategies, impactful campaigns and dedication to the...
The Chief of Wassa Old Subri, Nana Twumasi Ampaakwaw II, has been deeply concerned since 2022 about the encroachment of trees near the transmission lines in his community. “Every day while leaving our farms, we feared that we would come back home to no lights because a tree had fallen...
OmniBSIC Bank Ghana LTD successfully hosted the inaugural Chinese Business Seminar themed ‘Banking with Ease’, solidifying its commitment to fostering robust ties with the thriving Chinese business community in Ghana. The seminar, held on Friday, March 22, 2024 at Tang Palace Hotel, convened seasoned entrepreneurs, innovators and business leaders from...
By Ebenezer Chike Adjei NJOKU [email protected] To address the persistent challenge of accumulating arrears in public expenditure, the government has rolled out a comprehensive strategy aimed at both clearing existing arrears and preventing further accumulation. The initiative was announced by the Finance Minister, Dr. Mohammed Amin Adam, during a sensitisation and...

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