If your business is legitimate; you don’t have to worry – President Akufo-Addo tells French business community

“Ghana is a haven of peace, security and stability, indeed, the safest country in West Africa. Legitimate investments are protected. We are a country where the principles of democratic accountability and respect for the rule of law, individual liberties and human rights are now firmly entrenched in our body politic, and where the separation of […]

GIPC signs MoU with Malta Enterprise to boost trade and investments in both countries

The Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Malta Enterprise,  Malta’s economic development agency, tasked with attracting new foreign direct investment as well as facilitating the growth of existing operations, on 24th June 2019. The MoU empowers both parties  to set up a strategic think-tank composed of officers from […]

African Free Trade Area, a game changer

Ghana has been selected as the country to host the secretariat of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA). A review committee said Ghana was awarded the right based on regional balance formula. Ghana beat six other countries; namely, Egypt, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Kenya, Madagascar and Senegal, which had submitted their bids to host the secretariat. […]

2 Oil blocks taken- negotiations set to begin

Two international oil exploration companies have been declared winners two oil blocks of the first licensing round of oil exploration. First Exploration and Petroleum Development Company, in partnership with Elandel Energy (Ghana) Limited as local partner, won the bid for block GH_WB_02. Similarly, Eni Ghana Exploration and Production Limited, in partnership with Vitol Upstream Tano […]

Indian investors explore opportunities in Ghana

The National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Programme (NEIP), under the Ministry of Business Development, is living up to its mandate of developing the entrepreneurial eco-system by attracting investors to set up businesses in Ghana to employ more Ghanaians. Speaking on behalf of the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NEIP after receiving a delegation of Indian investors […]