Friday, February 26, 2021

Shell Nigeria ordered to pay compensation for oil spills

A Dutch appeals court has ruled that the Nigerian branch of oil giant Shell is responsible for damage caused by leaks in the Niger Delta. The court ordered Shell Nigeria to pay compensation to Nigerian...

Rocabella brands to make Ghana entry

The globally accepted Rocabella brands of premium Vodka and other subsidiary brands have made an entry in Ghana. Rocabella's unique signature and original vodka is a mouth-watering coconut, mango and pineapple spirit, crafted to entice...

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Apple sales have hit another record, as families loaded up on the firm's latest phones, laptops and gadgets during the Christmas period. Sales in the last three months of 2020 hit more than $111bn (£81bn)...

Star Assurance Group to transform Ghana’s Insurance Sector

Star Assurance Group Limited, SAGL a wholly Ghanaian owned private company, has positioned itself to transform Ghana’s competitive insurance sector. This follows the recent consolidation of its holdings in three leading insurance companies into a...

Fitch upgrades UBA Ghana’s long-term IDR to ‘B’; outlook stable

Global ratings agency, Fitch Ratings has upgraded United Bank for Africa (Ghana) Limited's Long-Term Issuer Default Rating (IDR) to 'B' from 'B-' and Viability Rating (VR) to 'b' from 'b-'. The Outlook on the Long-term...

Govt to use COVID-19 cash to set up Dev’t Bank

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc on the economy and put much pressure on the health system, with many calling for increased spending on health-related expenditure to curb the disease, government has...

AfCFTA would be crucial in recovery from COVID-19 – World Bank

A World Bank report has re-emphasised the importance of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement in becoming a game changer on the continent, especially, as African countries seek to bounce back from...

Gold Fields appoints Chris Griffith as CEO designate

The Board of Gold Fields has announced the appointment of Chris Griffith as the Chief Executive Officer designate and Executive Director of the company . Mr Griffith will succeed Nick Holland on 1 April...

Focus on homegrown policies or we’ll return to IMF – Terkper to gov’t

The former Finance Minister Seth Terkper has asked the government to focus on homegrown policies to revive the economy post Covid or the country may have no choice than to return to the International...

Immeri Ghana holds 2nd anniversary

Fast-growing direct selling company Immeri Ghana Limited has held its second year anniversary on January 15 and 16. A subsidiary of Immeri Group of Companies, headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the company, due to the...

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