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Kantanka to start commercial production after securing manufacturer’s license

Kantanka to start commercial production after securing manufacturer’s license

Kantanka Group of Companies to begin commercial production of automobiles. Ghanaians will soon get the chance to purchase the Kantanka brand of vehicles made in Ghana by Ghanaian inventor and philanthropist, Apostle Dr. Kwadwo Safo. A manufacturer’s license has been issued to the Kantanka Group of Companies to begin mass production of the automobiles. Kwadwo Safo Jnr, the son of […]

October 1, 2014 ·
 
Fuel Prices Shoot Up Today

Fuel Prices Shoot Up Today

Fuel Prices Shoot Up Today Prices of petroleum products have gone up in the latest review by the National Petroleum Authority (NPA). Petroleum products have been increased by seven percent, petrol now is being sold at 2 cedis 73 pesewas per liter, Diesel at GHS2.79 and LPG at GHS2.89 per kilogram. Kerosene has gone up by 0.38 percent and would […]

April 1, 2014 ·
 
Petroleum Prices To Increase Today

Petroleum Prices To Increase Today

Petroleum Prices To Increase Today The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has revised upwards, the prices of  petroleum prices effective, Saturday, March 1, 2014. The price of petrol has been increased by 6.25 percent therefore, it will now sell at 255.00 pesewas per litre.

March 1, 2014 ·
 
Mensah Otabil

Dr. Mensa Otabil: Ghana can’t be rich selling crude oil

Dr. Mensa Otabil: Ghana can’t be rich selling crude oil Motivational Speaker Dr. Mensa Otabil says Ghana cannot be rich selling crude oil without adding value to it. The International Central Gospel Church International (ICGC) General Overseer told his congregation in Church on Sunday, in a sermon monitored by XYZ News that, Ghana could gain more by processing her crude […]

February 23, 2014 ·
 
Ghana Jubilee Oil

Oil Outstrips Cocoa as Ghana’s Second-biggest Export Earner

Oil Outstrips Cocoa as Ghana’s second-biggest export earner Oil has outstripped cocoa as Ghana’s second-biggest export earner with shipments worth $3 billion, making Ghana the 50th largest oil producer in the world, ahead of countries such as France, Turkey and Spain, statistics compiled by the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook have revealed.

February 20, 2014 ·
 
Tema Port

Government Considering Import Bans To Save Cedi

Government Considering Import Bans To Save Cedi Trade and Industry Minister Haruna Iddrisu says government is considering an embargo on certain imports as part of measures to curb the country’s swelling trade deficit and ease pressure on the cedi, which has weakened by more than 9 percent against the dollar this year.

February 17, 2014 ·
 
RLG Contract Terminated By Government

RLG Contract Terminated By Government

RLG Contract Terminated By Government The Government of Ghana has terminated contracts with RLG Communications Limited and other service providers as part of measures to restructure the activities of the Ghana Youth Employment and Entrepreneurial Development Agency (GYEEDA).

January 14, 2014 ·
 
The Chinese yuan

Bank of Ghana Introduces Yuan By March

Bank of Ghana Introduces Yuan By March Bank of Ghana (BoG) is to finally make available for trading in Ghana, the Chinese currency, Yuan by the end of the first quarter of this year. Last year, the Central bank said it will introduce the currency as one of the key strategies to shore up the value of cedi which has […]

January 10, 2014 ·
 
What Are Microjob Sites and How Can One Earn from Them in Ghana

What Are Microjob Sites and How Can One Earn from Them in Ghana

What Are Microjob Sites and How Can One Earn from Them in Ghana A microjob is, as the word implies, a very small paid task. A better word for microjobs might actually be “gigs” because the word “jobs” might imply employment, and no micro jobs are for employees but only for independent contractors. The basic concept of a microjobs–receiving a […]

December 31, 2013 ·
 
World Bank Business Report: Ghana Drops Five Places

World Bank Business Report: Ghana Drops Five Places

World Bank Business Report: Ghana Drops Five Places Ghana dropped 5 places to place 67th out of 189 countries in the latest World Bank Doing Business Report. Ghana, which is in the lower middle income bracket, according to the report titled “Understanding Regulations for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises” did not fare well in most of the 10 categories.

October 29, 2013 ·
 
MTN Slapped With GH¢1m Fine For Network Disruptions

MTN Slapped With GH¢1m Fine For Network Disruptions

MTN Slapped With GH¢1m Fine For Network Disruptions Ghana’s largest mobile telecom operator, MTN, has been directed to compensate its subscribers for last week’s massive service disruption. The network provider has, consequently, been asked by the National Communications Authority (NCA) to submit a compensation plan for all its subscribers who were affected by the poor service delivery — both voice […]

August 20, 2013 ·
 
Illegal Miners

‘Galamsey’ Operators Back To Vocation

‘Galamsey’ Operators Back To Vocation Despite the government’s nation-wide crackdown on illegal small-scale mining, resulting in the arrest and repatriation of hundreds of foreigners, some of the illegal foreign miners are reported to be returning to the mining fields. Some local illegal miners, popularly known as ‘galamsey’ operators, are also said to be retracing their steps to the mining fields […]

August 19, 2013 ·