Farmers to register biometrically to benefit from fertilizer subsidy as Gov’t moves to eliminate fertilizer smuggling

The government through MoFA has introduced a new electronic coding and traceability technique in a bid to monitor government’s fertiliser subsidy programme and farming inputs. The new service requires that every farmer who wants to benefit from the subsidy has to be biometrically registered, and only farmers who have already registered can have access to […]

 Do not give any begging uniformed officer at KIA a kobo, GCAA warns public

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), following an earlier publication by BestNewsGH.com about officials of  Customs and Immigration turning themselves into nuisance by begging for money from passengers and other users of the Kotoka International Airport, has set up a taskforce to investigate the matter. The Authority in a press release in reaction to the […]

MTN holds annual blood donation exercise ‘Save a Life’, looks set to achieve 10 thousand pint milestone

Mobile telecommunications giant MTN has held its annual blood donation exercise with a call on the generality of the Ghanaian people to endeavor to donate blood as regularly as possible to save lives. Chief Executive Officer of the Company, Selorm Adadevor in an address opined that the company has been able to collect some 9,500 […]

GIPC signs MoU with German-African Business Association

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the German-African Business Association (Afrika-Verein) to co-operate with the objective of fostering bilateral trade and investment between Germany and Ghana. Both sides under the MoU will among other things, agree to regularly identify specific projects to be pushed and supported by […]

 Begging by customs, immigration and Airport officials at KIA: GCAA condemns acts, set up taskforce to investigate

The Ghana Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA), following an earlier publication by BestNewsGH.com about officials of  Customs and Immigration turning themselves into nuisance by begging for money from passengers and other users of the Kotoka International Airport, has set up a taskforce to investigate the matter. The Authority in a press release in reaction to the […]

2,000 Businesses to receive seed capital from NEIP in 2019

By John Elliot HAGAN, Accra The National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (NEIP) is calling on prospective applicants or businesses to enter applications for Window 2 of the NEIP Presidential Business Support Programme (PBSP). The Window 2 application seeks to provide co-ordinated support to businesses in Ghana in terms of training, business advisory services, incubation support, […]

Atta Akyea launches rapid housing technology, 3-bedroom affordable housing units to be built within 11 days

Ghana’s Minister of Works and Housing, Samuel Atta Akyea, on Tuesday February 12, 2019 commissioned a Rapid Housing Technology in Accra. Commissioning a 3-bedroom house model constructed within 11 days using the Rapid Housing Technology, Hon. Atta Akyea, said the technology is a game changer in the housing industry in Ghana which will help wipe […]

Gov’t and Solin Company cuts sod for 10,000 affordable housing units 

Government, in partnership with a private company called Solin, is to construct affordable housing project – using polystyrene concrete technology. This follows a partnership agreement between the governments of Ghana and Hungary through Solin, a private company from Hungary with expertise in providing polystyrene concrete technology housing systems, to commence the construction of affordable houses […]

VP Bawumia welcomes German investors, says Ghana is the best place to do business in West Africa

By John Elliot HAGAN, Accra Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has urged a delegation from the German business community to explore the many business opportunities available in Ghana. Dr Bawumia indicated that Ghana is open to investments in a wide range of areas, and government is determined to foster the necessary environment for such businesses to […]