‘Economy rebounding faster from Covid-19 impact than envisioned’ – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says Ghana’s economy rebounding faster from the ravages of COVID-19 than envisioned, following a slow rate of growth in 2020. Speaking at the maiden edition of the Presidential Business Support, on Tuesday, 14th September 2021, at the Kempinski Hotel, President Akufo-Addo noted the support offered by the private sector, coupled […]

No Ghana Card, no registration of SIM cards from October – Ursula

The Minister of Communications and Digitalisation, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has said Ghanaians and foreigners who do not have the Ghana Card cannot re-register their SIM cards beginning October 2021. Speaking at a press conference in the capital Accra on Sunday, she said the exercise is mandatory for all citizens and non-citizens living in Ghana. Owusu-Ekuful announced that […]

Gabby Otchere-Darko grabs top Commonwealth job in Ghana

A New Patriotic Party (NPP) stalwart, Gabby Asare Otchere-Darko, has been appointed the new chair of the Ghana hub of the Commonwealth Enterprise and Investment Council (CWEIC). CWEIC is a commercial, not-for-profit membership organisation with an official mandate from the Commonwealth Heads of Government to facilitate trade and investment throughout the 54 Commonwealth member nations. Otchere-Darko is one […]

Fuel prices to reduce – IES

The Institute for Energy Security (IES) projects that price of fuel on the domestic market at the various pumps are set to dip for the second pricing-window of August 2021. According to the IES, this is due to the various change in prices of the commodities on the international market is expected to affect local […]

“One Million jobs initiative” to promote SMEs and startups – Ofori-Atta

Government has announced a new initiative known as “One Million jobs initiative” to aggressively respond to the need of the country, particularly in the areas of job creation and employment. The “One Million jobs initiative” will help to promote growth in SMEs, support new ventures, and stimulate innovation and start-ups. The Minister of Finance, Ken […]

BOST saves $24m in payments to BDCs

The management of the Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST) has saved $20 million on claims it would have paid to eight Bulk Distribution Companies (BDCs). The Managing Director of BOST, Mr Edwin Alfred Provencal, who disclosed this to the Daily Graphic in an exclusive interview, said the companies had put in a […]