Monday, November 18, 2019

Marketing Experts Honoured at 9th Marketing World Awards

A total of Fifty-two (52) awards were conferred on leading players of Africa's Marketing industry at the 9th Marketing World Awards (MWA) held in Accra. Under the theme "celebrating brands and individuals that work tirelessly...

NPA launches manual to control oil losses

The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has unveiled a manual to limit the frequent losses of oil associated with petroleum product loading, transportation and also during sales at the fuel stations. The manual provides the minimum...
Cocobod CEO Joseph Boahene Aidoo signing the deal

COCOBOD gets $600m for production, warehousing and processing

COCOBOD has received a $600 million syndicated loan facility from the African Development Bank, and Credit Suisse Group AG, to finance key components of the organisation’s productivity enhancement programmes. The signing ceremony took place on...
Ken Ofori Atta - Minister of Finance

Banking sector cleanup was poorly planned – IFS

A Senior Research Analyst with the Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS) Dr Saeed Boakye says the banking sector cleanup by the government was poorly planned. According to him, the process was not carefully thought through hence...

Go to CBG for validation and payment – SEC to customers of Gold Coast,...

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has asked customers of the collapsed fund management firms to visit CBG branches from Tuesday to validate their documents in order to receive payments. According to the Deputy Director-General...

We’re not debt collectors – SEC to Nduom

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has stated that it is not mandated to retrieve debt for struggling Fund Management Companies. The comment comes after claims by Group Nduom that SEC failed to respond to...

Ofori-Atta massaging economic figures – Minority alleges

The Minority in Parliament has accused the Finance Minister of deliberately massaging economic figures to hide the true state of Ghana's economy as it warns of consequences. Speaking at a pre-budget roundtable discussion, the Minority...

SEC revokes licence of Gold Coast, 52 other fund management companies

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has revoked the operating licences of Gold Coast Securities and some 52 other investment companies. According to SEC, the revocation of the licences is to protect the integrity of...

StandChart endowment fund supports 31 brilliant-but-needy students

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited is disbursing a total of GHS71,000 as the first tranche of a total amount of GHS300,000 over a four-year period to 31 brilliant and needy students who have gained...

Don’t cap interest rate – Cal Bank MD warns

Outgoing CAL Bank Managing Director, Frank Adu Jnr. has warned government against capping interest rate. According to him, such a move will throw the economy into serious challenges. President Akufo-Addo has directed the Central Bank Governor...