Gov’t Will Revive Ghana Consolidated Diamonds Ltd – Akufo-Addo

President Akufo-Addo, has assured the Chiefs and people of Akwatia that Government will do everything within its power to revive the Ghana Consolidated Diamonds Ltd., (formerly Great Consolidated Diamonds Company Limited), which is no longer in operation. According to President…

Ghana Beyond Aid – The Missing Link

A lot has been said lately about a Ghana beyond aid. In a 61-page Charter and Strategy Document, the vision of an ambitious, prosperous and self-reliant nation has been well laid out. It is the vision of a nation in…

Northern Ghana Honours GCNet at Business Excellence Awards2019-10-13 07:27:57

The Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCNet), has been adjudged the Most Innovative Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Initiative of the Year at the Northern Business Excellence Awards. Also READ: CSIR-SARI woos youth into farming in Northern Ghana with high-yielding cowpea…

Banned, Expired Goods Destroyed In Sunyani

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) has destroyed huge quantities of banned and expired goods which were intercepted on the Sunyani-Techiman Road in August this year. They included 50 packets of assorted pharmaceutical products, 27 packets of…

Telcos Are Milking Consumers Over CST — Ursula Owusu Laments

The Communications Minister Ursula Owusu-Ekuful has accused the mobile telecommunications companies of milking consumers over the implementation of the recently increased Communication Service Tax (CST). In a letter written to the National Communication Authority (NCA), the Minister said before the…

CST controversy: Whatever it is, subscribers will still pay it2019-10-12 07:45:18

Founding President of IMANI Africa, a leading policy think tank in Ghana, Franklin Cudoe has argued that since the Communication Service Tax (CST) is a consumer tax, it will be paid by consumers, imploring government not to fight telecommunication companies…

Sam Okudzeto Wants BoG Officials Prosecuted Too

Renowned Ghanaian lawyer, Sam Okudzeto, is calling on the state to extend prosecution of individuals complicit in the banking sector challenges to officials of the central bank. The respected member of the Council of State believes that officials at the…

Don’t Expire Unused Mobile Data – Minister Charge Telcos

The Ministry of Communications wants mobile network operators (MNO) in Ghana to desist from allowing all unused data and voice bundles purchased by subscribers from expiring. In a new directive issued by the Ministry to the network operators, it said,…

Renault Ousts Chief Executive In ‘Coup’

French car manufacturer Renault has dismissed its chief executive Thierry Bolloré with immediate effect. The current finance director, Clotilde Delbos, has been appointed to run the business on an interim basis. Renault’s move comes close on the heels of the…

Stop Passing On 9% Service Tax To Subscribers — Gov’t To Telcos

The Communications Ministry has ordered Mobile Network Operators (MNOs) to stop passing on the 9% Communication Service Tax (CST) to their subscribers. In a letter addressed to the National Communications Authority (NCA), and published in full below, the Communications Ministry…