Transport Fares Must Be Reduced-COPEC Tells Drivers Union

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) has called on commercial transport operators to reduce their fares immediately as they return to taking passengers at full seating capacity. “We are, by this statement calling on some...

NBSSI: Micro Business Owners Benefit From GH¢1 Million Soft-Loan

The National Board and Small Scale Industries (NBSSI) has disbursed some GH¢1m to micro-business owners in the country. This amount is part of the special fund set up by the government to cushion micro, small...

2,000 Poultry Farmers Enrolled For Boiler Module In Rearing For Food & Jobs

At least 2,000 poultry farmers have enrolled for the first phase of the broiler module of the ‘Rearing for Food and Jobs’ flagship programme to be rolled out in 11 regions by end of...

Government To Fund 5,000 Entrepreneurs With 40 Million Cedis Through The Presidential Business Support

The Ministry of Business Development has announced that 5,000 young entrepreneurs will receive 40 million cedis funding as support for the WINDOW 3 of the Presidential Business Support Programme. This was announced by the sector...

All Electrical And Electronic Gadgets To Apply Efficiency Labels From Next Year – Energy...

All electrical and electronic appliances will, from next year, have the ratings on their labels re-categorised from one-star to seven-star to indicate their standard of efficiency. Currently, some appliances on the market, especially refrigerators and...

We’ve Arrested The Cedi, Brought Down Inflation – Bawumia

Vice President  Dr. Mahamadu Bawumia, has said the Akufo-Addo administration has managed to stabilize the local currency, the cedi, against the major trading currencies especially the dollar.He said the government introduced strong economic policies...

Cedi Is Best Performing Currency This Year – Bloomberg

Ghana’s cedi, the world’s best-performing currency against the dollar this year, extended its advance on Monday as investors await a Eurobond sale that would bolster the government’s coffers The currency of the world’s second-biggest cocoa...

Covid-19: Lockdowns Globally Shrinks Demand For Fuel

Africa’s oil producing nations have not been spared the impact of the global decision to reduce oil output. About 14 countries in sub-Saharan Africa produce oil, which accounts for most of their annual export...

Cedi Appreciates By 5.75% To End February On A High Note

The cedi ended the month of February 2020 with an appreciation of about 5.75% to the US dollar on the interbank market. This is unlike in previous years where it depreciated, sometimes a rapid...

New Law To Regulate Tree Crop In Ghana

Currently Parliament is in the process of passing the Tree Crop Development Authority Bill, 2019 which seek to certify and licence some exportable selected tree crops farmers in the country to ensure good farming...