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2019 Ghana International Trade Fair launched

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 9:36 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice

A Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Carlos Ahenkorah, has asked local manufacturers across the country to pay attention to the packaging of their products to ensure their visibility on the market. “Pay a little more attention to packaging and modeling for the sale of made in Ghana goods. This is because the massive […]

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MASLOC empowers six with commercial vehicles in Kasena-Nankana.

Posted: December 17, 2018 at 9:20 am   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

The Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) under its hire purchase vehicle loan facility has assisted six commercial drivers in the Kasena-Nankana Municipal Assembly of the Upper East Region with vehicles to improve their business operations. The vehicles which included two buses and four saloon cars were presented to beneficiaries Sunday as part of MASLOC […]

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‘With Mobile Money Interoperability everyone on ‘MoMo’ practically has a bank account’ – Bawumia

Posted: December 16, 2018 at 11:50 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Politics

The completion of the Financial Inclusion Triangle means that practically, anyone with a mobile phone has access to banking services without necessarily walking into a bank to open an account, Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has posited. This financial inclusion triangle, which allows the movement of money between mobile money wallets, bank accounts and ezwich accounts, […]

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Our bosses remorseless; we sacrificed 4-months’ pay – Menzgold staff

Posted: December 16, 2018 at 11:43 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Security

The staff of troubled gold-trading firm, Menzgold Company Limited, who were recently asked by the CEO, Nana Appiah Mensah (NAM1) to proceed on leave until 20 December 2018, have lamented that: “Our loyalty to both company and clients led to four months with no pay so as to bring an end to this crisis while […]

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Alhassan Andani is best CEO in the banking sector

Posted: December 13, 2018 at 11:22 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice

Chief Executive of Stanbic Bank Ghana and President of the Ghana Association of Bankers (GAB), Mr. Alhassan Andani, has been recognized as the best CEO, Banking Sector, at the maiden edition of the Ghana Industry CEO Awards. Mr. Alhassan Andani is a well-respected banker within Ghana’s banking and finance sector. His sterling banking career, spanning […]

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Ghana, UAE trade volumes expected to hit $4 billion by end of 2018

Posted: December 11, 2018 at 2:56 pm   /   Business, Featured, Politics

Trade volumes between Ghana and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is expected to reach $4 billion by the end of 2018, the UAE Ambassador to Ghana has said. Kalifa Yousif Alzaabi was speaking at the 47th UAE Commemoration Day in Accra. Investments from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to Ghana continue to increase hitting an […]

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Posted: December 11, 2018 at 2:54 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Food & Drinks, Politics

Records have it that Ghana’s agriculture was in a state of decline when the Akufo-Addo led government took the helm of affairs. Prior to 2017, the performance of the sector had been erratic, recording a growth rate of 0.8% in 2011, one of the lowest in modern times. This growth pattern, according some experts, was […]

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Dr Felix Anyah adjudged Ghana’s most respected CEO

Posted: December 10, 2018 at 5:17 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice

Former Chief Executive of the Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital and Founder of the Holy Trinity Spa and Health Farm, Dr Felix Anyah has been adjudged as the Most Respected CEO at the Ghana Industry CEO Awards 2018. Speaking to JoyBusiness after receiving the award, Dr Anyah said the government needs to focus on preventive health for […]

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Posted: December 7, 2018 at 8:21 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice, Education

By Ernest Kofi Adu, Kumasi SUMMARY The National Accreditation Board (NAB) will begin a nationwide audit of the credentials of academic staff of the various tertiary institutions next year to sanitize the sector. Executive Secretary of NAB, Dr. Kingsley Nyarko who announced this said many people have used fake degrees to obtain undeserved benefits. The […]

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Posted: December 7, 2018 at 8:12 pm   /   Business, Editor's Choice

By KAMAU NGOTHO On Sunday, I watched cabinet secretaries Fred Matiang’i and Joe Mucheru explain on television what went wrong with our education and examination systems. I couldn’t agree more. Talk to any corporate employer and, if they’re frank enough, will tell you one of their biggest challenges today is to get qualified staff, yes, […]

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