Sunday, October 24, 2021

We’ve cancelled 20 Mahama power purchase deals – Bawumia

Government has abrogated about 20 power purchase agreements signed by the Mahama government, vice president Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has disclosed. This, according to him,  saved the country a whopping $300 million. Speaking Monday at a Joy FM...

‘One district, one factory’ policy to start in 47 districts

The ‘One District, One Factory’ flagship policy  of government is expected to take off in 47 districts in the country. The construction of the first batch of factories  is expected to commence from the fourth...

Govt will borrow, “even America does” – Asibe

A member of the government’s Economic Management team Dr. Mark Asibe Yeboah has said the Akufo-Addo government  will continue to borrow to embark on developmental projects . He said the NPP government will not stop...

Cargill launches new LBC in Ghana  

Cargill has celebrated the establishment of its own Licensed Buying Company (LBC) – Cargill Kokoo Sourcing Ltd – in Ghana. The event held at the Labadi Beach Hotel was attended by a Deputy Minister for...

Arrival of FPSO John Agyekum Kufour timely – ACEP

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy (ACEP) has described the arrival of the FPSO John Agyekum Kufour (JAK) as timely and good news for Ghana. A statement signed by its Deputy Executive Director, Benjamin Boakye,...

Charles Boamah appointed Senior VP of AfDB

A Ghanaian, Charles Owusu Boamah has been appointed the Senior Vice President of the African Development Bank (AfDB). Mr. Boamah who has worked with the Bank for 25 years, and before his appointment was...

Inflation rate drops to 12.8%; lowest in 4yrs

Inflation rate for March has declined to 12.8 percent from the 13.2 percent in February. This rate is the lowest since December 2013. This means prices of goods and services were fairly stable during the review...

“Give us quality service” -Akufo-addo to British Airways

President Akufo-Addo, has urged British Airways, one of the world’s leading airlines, to upgrade the quality of the services it offers on the Accra-London-Accra route, as the airline prepares to commemorate 80 years of...

Barclays security chief faces disciplinary action

The head of security at Barclays faces an internal disciplinary probe over his part in a whistleblowing inquiry, the BBC understands. UK financial regulators have opened an investigation into Barclays boss, Jes Staley, over the...

Minerals Commission  signs responsible mining MoU with Solidaridad

The Minerals Commission has signed a Memorandum of Understanding  (MOU)  with the Solidaridad West Africa to promote responsible mining practices in small-scale gold mines. The MOU is to formalise an ongoing relationship with Solidaridad to...
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