Monday, March 30, 2020

Rosatom presents new type of SMR during Africa Energy Forum

Acting Chief Executive Officer of Rosatom Central and Southern Africa, Ryan Collyer, has highlighted the global shift towards nuclear, not only in the energy sector but also to address a myriad of other issues. He...

Coronavirus: Global shares plunge after oil prices crash

Shares in London have plummeted in early trading, with the FTSE 100 index of shares plunging 8%. It comes after big falls in Asia, with Japan's Nikkei 225 index down 5% while Australia's ASX 200...

AirtelTigo customers to enjoy free calls on Independence Day

In line with the country's  63rd Independence Day celebrations, telecom operator AirtelTigo is giving Ghanaians another reason to rejoice with “It’s Time for Freedom” Offer on Friday, 6th March 2020. The Freedom Offer will enable...

Judge threatens to free NAM 1 over lack of progress in trial

The Accra Circuit court presided over by Her Honour Evelyn Mensah has warned prosecution in the case in which the Chief Executive Officer ( CEO) of defunct gold dealership company Menzgold, Nana Appiah Mensah...

IMF provides $50bn to fight coronavirus outbreak

The International Monetary Fund has announced $50bn (£39bn) of support for countries hit by the coronavirus. The organisation also warned that the outbreak had already pushed this year's global economic growth below last year's levels. The...

Newmont Ghana wins big at 8th IPR awards

Newmont Ghana’s Communications and External Relations team topped the list of winners at the 8th National PR and Communications Excellence Awards held over the weekend by the Institute of Public Relations in Accra. The team...

Coronavirus: World Bank pledges $12bn in emergency aid

The World Bank has committed $12bn (£9.4bn) in aid for developing countries grappling with the spread of the coronavirus. The emergency package includes low-cost loans, grants and technical assistance. The action comes as leaders around the...

Government pushes laws for Automotive Industry

Government is pushing for the passage of a law to facilitate the birth of the Ghana Automotive Industry. The law which is an amendment to the Customs Act, 2015 (Act 891) will provide legal...

Coronavirus: We’ll soon run out of spare parts, herbal drugs – GUTA bemoans

Spare parts dealers at Abosey Okai have expressed fears they will run out of stock if the spread of the novel Coronavirus continues. According to Clement Boateng, the National Organiser of the Ghana Union of...

Coronavirus: BA and Ryanair cancel flights as bookings drop

British Airways and budget rival Ryanair have cancelled hundreds of flights as demand for travel drops amid fears about the spread of coronavirus. BA is cancelling 216 flights from 16-28 March from London to destinations...