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ADB supports Ekumfi Fruits and Juice Factory to expand its out-growers scheme
ADB supports Ekumfi Fruits and Juice Factory to expand its out-growers scheme

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has unveiled great golden opportunities to the private sector on the maiden day of his swearing in. Read More

2 days ago

Fidelity Bank relocates two branches, merges two others
Fidelity Bank relocates two branches, merges two others

Fidelity Bank, Ghana’s largest privately held local bank, has relocated its Madina Main and Tema Community 25 branches in a bid to enhance customer experience and convenience for its cherished customers. Read More

4 days ago

StanChart, Climate Innovation Centre support women-led tech firms with over US$150,000
StanChart, Climate Innovation Centre support women-led tech firms with over US$150,000

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana & the Ghana Climate Innovation Centre at Ashesi University have partnered to support women-led or women-owned businesses in the technology sector with business incubation support and grants of over US$150,000. Read More

4 days ago

S&Ls eye stronger profitability as gov’t pays debt of investment firms
S&Ls eye stronger profitability as gov’t pays debt of investment firms

The Ghana Association of Savings and Loans Companies (GHASALC), for the first time in almost half a decade, is optimistic that its members will perform better this year as government continues to settle the debts owed by defunct investment firms which were under regulation of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Read More

4 days ago

Active private pension contributors overtake Basic National Scheme
Active private pension contributors overtake Basic National Scheme

While active private pension contributors stood at 1.7 million in 2019, those on the Basic National Social Scheme (BNSS) managed by the Social Security and National Insurance Trust (SSNIT) was 1.6million. Read More

6 days ago

PKF inaugurates new office building in Kumasi
PKF inaugurates new office building in Kumasi

The internationally acclaimed chartered accountant and business advisory firm PKF has officially opened its newest state-of-the-art office facility at Daban New Site in Kumasi, as it begins the 2021 year with a commitment to continue pursuing excellence in its operations. Read More

6 days ago

BoG to arrest cedi’s depreciation with US$775m injection
BoG to arrest cedi’s depreciation with US$775m injection

As part of measures to ensure the economy has a stable local currency for the year, and especially in the first quarter when demand for forex is high, the Bank of Ghana plans to inject a whopping US$775million through its FX forward auction programme to achieve this objective. Read More

6 days ago

Intra-Africa trade key to cushioning the blow of trade tensions and external shocks-Afreximbank
Intra-Africa trade key to cushioning the blow of trade tensions and external shocks-Afreximbank

Africa’s share of global trade was 2.7% in 2019, below the 4% figure of the 1970s Read More

1 week ago