Friday, February 26, 2021

GRA to review call data records of telcos after Kelni GVG’s GHC1.5b savings

The Ghana Revenue Authority ( GRA) says it is reviewing the call data records of telecom companies to check possible instances of under declaration of taxes. Last year Communications Minister, Ursula Owusu Ekuful, revealed that...

Oil prices climb back to pre-pandemic levels

The price of oil has recovered to its pre-pandemic levels having hit an all-time low last year. While demand for oil is still lower than normal, there are hopes of a speedier than expected economic...

Public debt, Ofori-Atta and the records; In the midst of complex challenges

The announcement by the Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) that the public debt stock as at the end of November 2020 has risen to GH¢286.9 billion is once again...

Shopnaw introduces the largest on-demand online marketplace in Africa

Convenience is at the heart of every person. It’s purely human nature to be attracted to the things that make life, even for a split second, comfortable. The driving force behind the stages of...

Britain signs £1.2bn trade agreement with Ghana

Britain has secured a trade deal worth £1.2billion with Ghana, International Trade Secretary Liz Truss has announced. A joint statement from the two countries said: "Today Ghana and the UK are pleased to announce that...

Gov’t not short-changing LBC’s – Majority

Majority lawmakers have accused their minority counterparts of peddling falsehood in the alleged failure of COCOBOD to release funds for the purchase of cocoa beans. The MP for Buem Kofi Adams claims that COCOBOD has...

Alpha Lotto outdoors ultra-modern hall for live telecast lotto draws

Alpha Lotto Limited, a private lottery operator licensed by the National Lottery Authority (NLA) in partnership with Veterans Administration Ghana has taken its operations to a higher height following the grand commissioning of an...

Ghana’s debt burden peaks at GH¢286bn

The public debt stock peaked in December last year after increased debt accumulation to plug revenue shortfalls and finance a larger fiscal deficit expanded the amount that the country owes to domestic and external...

ABSA group appoints Frances Adu-Mante as Board Chair of Absa Bank Ghana

Absa Group has appointed Frances Adu-Mante as the new board chair of the banks subsidiary in Ghana, Absa Bank Ghana following the successful securing of the necessary regulatory approvals. Mrs Adu-Mante, who has served...

Diamond Winners Association bemoans 3% rolling tax on diamond sale

The National Chairman of the Ghana Diamond winners Association Isaac Amable has appealed to government to reduce the 3% rolling tax on sale of diamond to 1% in order to save the dying business. He...

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