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Taskforce critical to textile industry regulation enforcement

The Coalition of Textiles Employees has expressed gratitude to the Ministry of Trade and Industry for heeding to their call to implement the textile manufacturing control measures. The Coalition however...

Take up key challenging roles- Ghana’s First Lady urges women entrepreneurs

First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo has called on Women Entrepreneurs to be bold to take up key challenging roles in the country. This, she says, will place women in key sector...

Lower electricity tariffs- GEA to gov’t

The Ghana Employers Association (GEA), has appealed to the Government to lower non-domestic electricity tariffs to help boost industrial growth in the country. GEA President, Mr Dan Acheampong, said the...

Customers of collapsed S&Ls must submit claims by close of day — Receiver

Customers of the savings and loans companies, as well as Finance Houses that recently had their licenses revoked, have until close of the day to submit documents needed to...

Prez Akufo-Addo urges winners of Presidential pitch to create jobs

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Tuesday asked winners of the 2019, edition of the Presidential Pitch competition to leverage the program to create jobs for others to enter...

Ghana, Burkina Faso explore business opportunities in poultry industry

The West African sub-Region has been advised to work assiduously to create more business opportunities along the poultry industry value chain. It is important that stakeholders worked together to overcome...

AfDB, African Fertilizer, Agribusiness Partnership sign $5.4 million agreements to foster fertilizer market in...

The African Development Bank and the African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership (AFAP) have signed two grant agreements to implement trade credit guarantees worth $5.4 million to support fertilizer value...

First cocoa juice factory under 1D1F programme inaugurated at Assin Akrofuom

The first cocoa juice factory has been inaugurated at Akrofuom in the Assin South District of the Central Region under the one district one factory (1D1F) programme. It will add...

GIPC woos investors at the African Green Revolution Summit

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has created a platform to explain the various investment opportunities in Ghana to potential investors attending the African Green Revolution Forum (AGRF) in...

Government to cut rice imports by 50% in 2019

President Akufo-Addo has announced that government will reduce the importation of rice by 50% this year (2019). Speaking at the inauguration of the State of the Art Fertilizer Factory at...

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Africa

At least 27 children killed in Liberia school fire – Police

At least 27 children in Liberia were killed in a fire at their school, police said. Police spokesman Moses Carter told Euronews that the fire...

Uganda signs nuclear agreement with Russia

Russia and Uganda have signed an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in the peaceful uses of nuclear energy. The agreement, which was signed on the sidelines...

World

Donald Trump gives orders to ‘substantially increase’ sanctions on Iran

Donald Trump says he has instructed the US Treasury Secretary to substantially increase sanctions on Iran.

Israel election too close to call: exit polls

Israel's general election is too close to call, exit polls showed on Monday. They put Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party virtually level...