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DVLA automation improves workflow – Transport Minister

Mr Kwaku Ofori-Asiamah, Minister of Transport, has said the massive automation operations of the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Authority (DVLA) has transformed the Road Transport Service Sub-Sector by reducing...

Emergency Response Centres to start on February 27

Mr Kwaku Ofori-Asiamah, Minister of Transport, has said the eight newly constructed and equipped Emergency Response Centres would start operations on February 27. The centres built by the government at...

Air Botswana reduces fares to promote local tourism

Botswana's national airliner has reduced domestic flight fares by 25 percent, as part of the efforts to boost local tourism. "The reduced fees were introduced to encourage local travel and...

Government approves bill to transform Road Safety Commission

Government says it has granted approval for the National Road Safety Commission to be transformed into an Authority. They will have the mandate to ensure compliance to road safety measures,...

Aayalolo Bus Service continues to suffer losses despite capital injection- Government

Government says despite an initial capital injection of four point five million cedis to help revive the operations of Ayalolo Bus Services, its operations continued to suffer losses. This led...

GTA to license all tourist sites

The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) is to certify and license all tourist facilities in the country to ensure excellence in the industry. Mr Akwasi Agyemang, Chief Executive Officer of the...

Cedi fall raises cost of airlines operations

The recent fall in value of the cedi has raised the cost of operations for airlines and put their margins under pressure – in a dollar-dominated industry that requires...

Drones temporarily ground all Dubai Airport flights

Dubai airport, the world's busiest for international travel, was forced to suspend all flights for about 30 minutes on Friday morning due to suspected drone activity, a spokesperson said. A...

Government justifies decision to extend passport renewals

The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Shirley Ayorkor Botchway, says the decision to extend passport renewals is borne out of the consideration government has for the financial strain renewals cost...

Airbus scraps A380 superjumbo jet as sales slump

European aircraft manufacturer Airbus has pulled the plug on its struggling A380 superjumbo, which entered service just 12 years ago. Airbus said last deliveries of the world's largest passenger aircraft,...

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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...