BoG Meet Banks Over High NPLs

Dr. Maxwell Opoku-Afari The Bank of Ghana is reportedly engaging banks in the country to help improve their risk management frameworks while the loan loss write-off policy continues. The move forms part of efforts to help make effective the transmission…

Closed season ends! Gov’t opens sea for fishing activities

The Fisheries ministry and Fisheries Commission have officially opened the sea for artisanal and inshore fishing activities to start effective June 16. Sector minister, Elizabeth Afoley Quaye entreated fishing communities to desist from illegal light fishing. Government this year closed the sea for one…

Growth In Non-Oil Sector To Remain At 6.2% – World Bank

The World Bank has reported that growth in Ghana’s non-oil sector is expected to remain high at 6.2 percent, as policy interventions in agriculture and industry are expected to boost the productive sectors. The interventions, it said, would be important…

We Will Never ‘Cheat’ Our Customers — Frimps Oil

Frimps Oil has assured customers that it “will never seek to act dishonestly by willfully cheating its customers in order to gain an unfair advantage.” In a statement, it explained that the “Ghana Standard Authority (GSA) were at our station…

Frimps Oil denies ‘cheating’ customers

Frimps Oil Company Limited has denied reports that customers at some of its filling stations are being shortchanged.  According to the company, it values its customers to cheat them in any way because of their trust in the quality and affordability of their…

Leveraging technology for improved living – Jumia shows the way

The rapid digital transformation that has taken place over the last two decades presents humanity with both opportunities and challenges. The challenges have been many but the opportunities have far out-weighed the obstacles.Vast opportunities presented by modern technology exist in…

Ecobank Wins Best Retail Bank In Africa Award

Ecobank has been named Best Retail Bank in Africa 2019 at the prestigious African Banker Awards. The judges were especially impressed by how Ecobank’s state-of-the-art products, services, functionality and constant innovations provide 24/7 convenience, accessibility and affordability to meet the…

Firmus Advisory holds stakeholder engagement for regulatory agencies

Partner at Firmus Advisory Ltd has said it has become necessary to hold a regulatory forum for the public to connect directly with the various regulatory and registration agencies. Edem Seshie said the regulatory and registration laws and procedures for…

AfDB showcases impact of Korean drone technology on agricultural productivity

At a special event highlighting the partnership between the African Development Bank and Korea held on the sidelines of the Bank’s Annual Meetings, the role of drone technology to boost food productivity in Africa, was on full display. A pilot…

GOIL Attributes Underdelivery To Technical Error

Following the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) report indicating some fuel stations for underdelivering fuel, the Ghana Oil Company (GOIL) says technical hitches may have caused the situation and not deliberate. The company’s Head of Fuel Marketing, Marcus Deo Darke insisted…