Monday, March 30, 2020

GH₡15bn needed for nationwide lockdown

The President for Institute of Liberty and Policy Innovation (ILAPI), Mr Peter Bismark, has stated that Ghana requires GH₡15 billion for 28 days’ total lockdown to sustain the economy and protect the lives of...

Kasapreko committed to Covid-19 fight – MD

Kasapreko Company Limited has donated 2,400 bottles of 200ml hand sanitizers to the Ministry of Information to aid the country’s Coronavirus (COVID-19) sensitization campaigns. The hand sanitizers where donated alongside some packs of Awake Mineral...

Covid-19: MPS institutes business continuity plans as cases rise

Meridian Port Services Limited, operators of the dedicated container terminal in the Tema Port, MPS Terminal 3 has put together a business continuity plan to avert negative effects of the coronavirus pandemic on its...

IMF to evaluate Ghana’s $100m request for COVID-19

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) is yet to evaluate Ghana’s request for Rapid Credit Facility disbursement to help fight the Coronavirus. Ghana made the 100 million dollar request last week as part of efforts by...

Covid-19: Hotel industry hard-hit, owners beg for gov’t support

The National financial secretary of the Ghana Hotels Association, Kordzovi Ahadzi, has called on government to consider a reduction in the tax obligations of hotels as the industry goes through tough times as the...

Covid-19: Santol Energy distributes hand sanitizers to police, transport unions

As part of its corporate drive to support the well-being of customers and the general public, amidst the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), Santol Energy, an indigenous oil marketing company is embarking on...

Coronavirus: It is now free to send Gh¢100 and below via mobile money

All mobile money transfers of GH¢100 and below will attract no charges from service providers for the next three months, subject to review, the Bank of Ghana has announced. The new move begins Friday, March...
Isaac Adongo

Covid-19: Financial sector will be ‘hit hard’ – Adongo

The Member of Parliament for Bolgatanga Central and minority spokesperson on finance, Isaac Adongo has warned that the country's financial sector will be hard hit by the covid-19 Pandemic. The disease has crashed the international...

Covid-19: NCA grants telcos waiver to send emergency texts

The National Communication Authority has granted the four telecom operators in the country a waiver to send emergency communication on covid-19 to their subscribers. The NCA is also working with MTN, AirtelTigo, Vodafone and Glo...

Gov’t spent $8.97m on new 100, 200 cedi notes

The Government of Ghana spent 8.97 million dollars in printing the new 100 and 200 cedi notes, Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta has revealed. Mr Ofori-Atta made the revelation in Parliament Tuesday while he was...