Interoperability Transactions Exceed 1 Million Mark

Latest data from Ghana interbank Payment and Settlement System has seen Mobile money interoperability record over 1.1 million volume of transactions, five months after its inception. According to the latest data, over 1.1 million transactions were recorded at the end…

2 Million Student Entrepreneurs To Undertake NEIP Training

The National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Plan (NEIP) is to train and stimulate at least two million students to become successful entrepreneurs in the next five years, Ms Abigail Laryea, the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the NEIP, has announced. The…

Second Hand Clothes Dealers Weep Over Cedi Depreciation

Sunyani, Oct. 16, GNA – Dealers in second clothing in the Brong-Ahafo Regional capital have expressed concern over high tariffs and consistent depreciation of the Cedi, which is collapsing their businesses. According to the dealers, prices of second hand clothing,…

Ghana Oil & Gas Licensing Round To Explore Upstream Activity

The Ghana Oil and Gas Licensing Round (GOGLR) will accelerate upstream activity with the view to attracting competent companies to optimise the nation’s welfare from her natural endowments by scaling up oil and gas production. Mr John-Peter Amewu, the Energy…

Subah Ends Contract With GRA

SubahInfosolutions has agreed an out of court settlement with the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). The value of the settlement is approximately three months service fee GH¢16,440,226 which SubahInfosolutions will have earned during the remainder of the contract. The parties have…

FREE SHS Has So Far Spent GHS455.9 Million Oil Money

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has indicated that the government has so far used GHS455.9 million of oil revenue for the Free Senior High School policy. This is part of the government’s efforts to create assets, instead of wasting the…

Amewu On Cloud 9 Over $50m Savings In Renegotiated Ameri Deal

Energy Minister John Peter Amewu is claiming the government has saved $50 million in yet another renegotiated AMERI deal. It will be the second renegotiation of a highly controversial power deal by the government after the first was heavily criticized….

Ghana’s First State-Owned Gold Refinery Coming Next Year

Ghana is set to reduce drastically the export of unprocessed gold with the setting up of its first National Gold Refinery by July 2019. Although Ghana is one of the top 10 gold producing countries in the world with estimated…

One District, One Factory To Be Ready By 2020

National Coordinator of the One District, One Factory (1D1F) initiative, Gifty Ohene Konadu, has assured Ghanaians that every district will have its own factory by the end of 2020. She disclosed that some districts would have more factories than others…

Akufo-Addo Demands Transparency In Oil And Gas Sector

President Akufo-Addo has charged the Energy Ministry, Petroleum Commission, Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) and the Licensing Rounds Committee to ensure all activities under the maiden oil and gas licensing round are transparent and efficient. Speaking at the launch of…