E-Levy takes off Sunday – GRA, banks, telcos ready for implementation

All is set for the Electronic Transactions Levy (E-Levy) to take off on Sunday, as scheduled. The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) and the three charging entities – banks and specialised deposit-taking institutions (DFIs), electronic money issuers (EMIs) and telecommunications companies (telcos) – have put in place the relevant systems and mechanisms to start collecting 1.5 […]

SIDICOIN: “I am not an ambassador” – Stonebwoy reacts to BoG warning

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has cautioned the public against participating in the impending launch of cryptocurrency investment scheme “SIDICOIN”. In a statement, the BoG said neither the investment scheme nor its promoters had obtained approval from the central bank to operate in the banking and payment services sector. The Bank also reiterated that cryptocurrencies […]