AfCFTA to be hinged on 7 clusters- Trade Minister

The National Programme of Action for the implementation of the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AfCTA) will be based on seven clusters. The seven clusters which includes trade policy, trade facilitation, productive capacity, trade related infrastructure, trade finance, trade information, and factor market integration will help boost intra-African trade. Speaking at the end of a […]

Closure of three Banks: Salaries of 1,975 public servants withheld-directed to open fresh accounts

Public servants who have been affected by the closure of three banks recently, have been advised by the Controller and Accountant General’s Department (CAGD) to open fresh accounts with banks of their choice so they can receive their salaries. It is estimated that 1,975 public servants on the government payroll accessed their salaries through the […]

McDan Entrepreneurship Challenge: Best 20 Businesses selected-to be given financial support

Chairman of the McDan Group of Companies, Dr. Daniel McKorley has announced the selection of the top 20 Businesses in the 2019 edition of the McDan  Entrepreneurship Challenge. Dr. McKorley who is the brain behind the Challenge, announced that the selected businesses will be rewarded with the needed financial injection to scale up their operations. […]

Ghana determined to make most out of AfCFTA – President

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government is fully committed to making investments in trade-related infrastructure, as well as enhancing the country’s production capacity, in order to reap the full benefits of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). He said government’s initiatives such as the ‘One District, One Factory’ policy, the development of […]

4,750 jobs created- GH₵100m spent on funding businesses and capacity building – Dr Awal

The Business Development Ministry has announced the creation of about 4,750 jobs under one of its capacity building initiatives. According to the ministry, the jobs were created under its capacity building programme for young entrepreneurs. Minister for Business Development, Dr Ibrahim Mohammed Awal, in his interaction with journalists at the Information Ministry’s Meet-the-Press Series yesterday, […]