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President Akufo-Addo hints of plans to legislate export sector

President Akufo-Addo has hinted of a law that will prohibit the export of raw materials from Ghana. Currently there is a ban on the export of raw bauxite for...

Parliament approves Mid-year Budget Review

Parliament has approved the mid-year review of the budget statement and economic policy of the government and the sum of  GH₵6,370,355,925.82 as supplementary estimate of government for the 2019...

Second edition of Made-in-Ghana bazaar underway

The second edition of Made-in-Ghana bazaar, which aims at marketing products and services abroad to attract foreign direct investment, has opened in Accra. The event, which has attracted 200 exhibitors,...

Companies cautioned against using GSA certification mark without license

The Ghana Standards Authority (GSA), has cautioned companies using the Authority's Certification Mark without permission to desist from the act. It has therefore given such companies up to the 30th...

GUTA reduces prices of goods

The Ghana Union of Traders Associations (GUTA), says prices of goods of its members have been reduced between 10% and 15%. This follows the 50% reduction in benchmark values on...

Business Development Ministry launches 2nd window of the Presidential Pitch

The Ministry of Business Development has launched the second window of its flagship Programme, the Presidential Pitch under which the Ministry supports young entrepreneurs with brilliant Business Plans but...

Subsidiary of Groupe Ndoum sues finance minister, 3 others over debts owed it

The Ghana Growth Fund, a subsidiary of Groupe Ndoum, has sued the Finance Minister over debts that have left it unable to pay investors’ funds. In a writ of summons,...

Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire agree on fixed price mechanism for cocoa

The two major cocoa producing countries, Ghana and Cote D'Ivoire have agreed to go ahead with the implementation of the floor price mechanism. By this, the two have decided on...

GSE to demutualize exchange in first quarter of 2020

The Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) says talks are far advanced with stakeholders to follow international best practice to demutualize Exchange in the first quarter of next year. Demutualization is the...

Loom is a scam – EOCO warns public

The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) has cautioned the public against investing and patronizing the new trend of susu called Loom. EOCO described it as a scam and warned,...

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Technical barriers to Trade must be stepping-stones–Prof Dodoo

For the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) to succeed, countries must ensure that Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) become stepping-stones rather than obstacles,...

Gov’t introduces ‘One -Pupil-One-Cocoa Drink’ policy for school feeding program

Government of Ghana is implementing policies that will help instill the habit of cocoa consumption in the populace and will in the long run,...

Acting IGP directs speedy investigation into death of two policemen

The acting Inspector General of Police,  (IGP), has directed a speedy investigation into the death of two Policemen. The two officers were ‘killed’ at Manso...