Sunday, October 24, 2021
Africa Integrated Development and Communications Consultancies (AIDEC) has launched its maiden Africa Technovate Awards and Fair to appreciate and reward players of the technological space. The technology and innovations awards/fair will recognize and reward African Technology companies working across the continent to deliver top notch creativity and innovations in technology,...
While Ghana already exports power to some West African countries, the Deputy Director, Nuclear and Alternative Energy under the Ministry of Energy (MoE), Dr. Bright Robert Sogbadji, has said if the country is able to exploit its energy potentials, it could derive more revenue than it currently earns from...
The Deputy Minister for Trade and Industry, Herbert Krapa has urged African leaders to leverage on the numerous opportunities that the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement presents to liberate the youth from the challenges they faced. He said Africa’s youth whether in Luanda, Cairo, Dar es Salaam, Windhoek...
Despite the pandemic’s impact on the local economy, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Enterprise Agency (GEA), Kosi Yankey-Ayeh, has said it also came as a blessing in disguise, as it led to increase in funding for women owned businesses. According to her, out of about 900,000 applicants of...
…as such businesses need long-term funds Chief Executive Officer of UMB Bank, Nana Dwemoh Benneh, has said the short-term nature of banks’ lending means that they cannot be first point of call for start-ups, rather, new businesses need to first find patient capital during their formative years after which they...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has reiterated his administration’s commitment to continue partnering with the private sector to improve sanitation in the country. He intimated that disposal of solid waste and establishment of waste treatment facilities required huge investment, stressing that government alone cannot should this responsibility. President Akufo-Addo made the...
Global investors at the recently held Global Business Forum Africa 2021 in Dubai, have voted Ghana as the country ready to lead the continent towards industrial explosion in the future, Senior Presidential Advisor, Yaw Osafo-Maafo, has said. A voting process at the forum, which was hosted by the Dubai Chamber...
The Chief Executive of Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), Mr. Archie Hesse has said that the country must begin to look at the cash-lite agenda also as a strategy to combat robbery. According to him, besides the convenience and efficiency that go with the use of electronic payments,...
The Mastercard Foundation has announced the appointment of Rosy Fynn as the new Country Head for Ghana. In her role, she will lead the delivery of the Foundation’s Young Africa Works strategy to unlock work opportunities for three million young Ghanaian women and men in the agricultural value chain. Prior...
In view of the global direction towards sustainable development, Partner – Internal Audit, Risk and Compliance at KPMG, Kwame Sarpong Barnieh, has advised businesses in the country to adopt environmentally, social, and governance (ESG) principles in their practices in order to attract investments. Over the years, investors have focused on returns...
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