Wednesday, January 20, 2021
The Institute for Energy Security (IES) is predicting a marginal increase in fuel prices at the pumps for the first half of January 2021. According to the institute, the increase is caused by 5.03% increase in price of International Benchmark- Brent crude, 8.44% increase in price of Gasoline, and a...
GCB Bank has reopened its Derby Avenue Branch at a ceremony held on 4th January 2021.   The branch was commissioned by the Managing Director of the bank,  Mr. Kofi Adomakoh. In delivering his speech, Mr. Adomakoh acknowledged and thanked the customers for their loyalty and patronage.   He reiterated GCB’s renewed commitment to...
The ports of Ghana remain one of the avenues of revenue generation for the government. Revenuesare mobilised from the trade transactions that occur at the ports and the territorial borders of thecountry, mostly in the form of payment of levies, fees and taxes charged on goods and services. The government...
The Attitude Lounge “A good year to you. May it return to meet us again.” – African Christmas greeting It is going to be a wonderful year. And so let us modify our attitudes to enjoy the moments life throws at us. That is all there is to this New Year....
The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has asked the public to act with caution in matters of financial investments and offers with exceptional promises of return, as this often turns out to be ‘untrue and unsustainable.’ He said “in all financial dealings, we have to accept what the experts tell...
Issuing FLEGT licence, is key in the Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA) between Ghana and European Union (EU) with the goal to trade only in legal timber products. In other words, timber products must be from a verifiable source that complies with sector regulations. This was a key deciding factor...
Madam Peace Abla Gavor is a member of the Cape Coast Regional Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCRCCI). She is excited her smoked and powdered fish business is blossoming after participating in a Business Development Services (BDS) training sponsored by the Business Sector Advocacy Challenge (BUSAC) Fund. The transformation in...
Misfortune can take many shapes or forms throughout an individual’s lifespan. It can be the loss of property through fire or burglary, premature death, loss of or damage to vehicle through vehicular accident, injury or disability through vehicular accident etc. In many instances, the aftereffects of these misfortunes cannot be...
… new agency, fund expected to drive industry’s growth Parliament has passed the Creative Arts Industry bill 2020 into law, to accelerate growth of the sector. The law will serve as a framework to regulate the country’s creative economy, including music, film, advertising, public relations, architecture, fashion and tourism,...
The Ghana TVET Coalition recently held its maiden national general conference with the aim of consolidating its efforts at coalition building to embark on the objective of complementing government effort at the implementation of a successful delivery of free, quality and accessible TVET in Ghana. Over 30 participants drawn from...