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Farmer group cry over infiltration of unregistered seed dealers

Techiman, (BE/R), Oct 13, GNA – Rural Care Frontiers (RCF), a group of farmers, have expressed concern over infiltration of unregistered seed dealers in the Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regions.  These dealers, according to the farmers had flooded the market with varieties of fake seeds majority of the famers could not differentiate between the […]

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Government to construct 750 million dollar dam to forestall Bagre Dam spillage

Lawra (U/W), Oct. 6, GNA – Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia says President Akufo-Addo would cut sod for the construction of a Pwalugu Dam in the Upper East Region by November to check the perennial spillage of the Bagre dam. Spillage of the dam occasioned by Burkinabe authorities over the years has inflicted substantial destruction […]

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President inaugurates Minerals Income Investment Fund Board

Accra, Sept. 4, GNA- President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on Friday inaugurated the board of the newly established Minerals Income Investment Fund (MIIF), with a charge on the body to leverage its financial might to raise strong local players in the mining sector.He said that it was not encouraging that after a century of mining […]

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UK-Ghana Business Council to enhance strategic partnership for job creation

Accra, Oct.4, GNA-The third meeting of the United Kingdom-Ghana Business Council held in Accra on Friday committed to taking a deeper and more strategic bilateral partnership, to enhance economic development, job creation and trade and investments opportunities. The Council was established 12 months ago as a high-level forum to promote bilateral relations and strategic partnerships […]

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AfDB deploys new accountability index to measure institutional lending to women

Ho, Oct 04, GNA-Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank Group (AfDB), has said the new tool to track the level of lending to women across the continent would leverage the critical financial help women needed to advance. He said the Women’s Financing Index, currently under development, will rate banks and financial institutions […]

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Voltic commits to plastic recycling with new twist bottle

Accra, Oct. 4, GNA- In its effort to contribute to the environmental sustainability, Voltic, a subsidiary of the Coca-Cola Company has a new eco-friendly bottle, made with 7 per cent less plastic to champion the on-going recycling agenda.  The new bottle was introduced by the Company with the aim of making recycling easy for consumers […]

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UK-Ghana Business Council to translate priority policies into action

Accra, Oct.4, GNA- United Kingdom-Ghana Business Council, on Friday, resolved to translate its priority policies into actionable activities that would mutually benefit the citizens of the two countries.   The Council was established 12 months ago as a high-level forum to promote bilateral relations and strategic partnerships between Ghanaian private sector and UK counterparts for […]

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London Stock Exchange collaborates with GSE to develop capital markets

Accra, Oct. 3, GNA – London Stock Exchange (LSE) is partnering with the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) to develop the capital markets.     The partnership with the LES will help develop some of the capital markets infrastructure that can sustain and deepen the financial market.     Mr Adam Afriyie, the Prime Minister’s Trade Envoy, in […]

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Group Mohinani to expand businesses in Ghana

Accra, Oct 3, GNA- Group Mohinani, a leading third generation family business group will in the coming days establish an Assembling Plant for the Gas Cookers in the country.They are also considering sending one of their numerous factories to Tamale to serve the Northern sector of the country as part of their expansion programme.Mr Ashok […]

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Mantrac introduces solar energy solutions

Accra, Oct. 3, GNA – Mantrac Ghana Limited has introduced its solar energy solutions onto the market in line with the Ministry of Energy’s plan to improve renewable energy penetration from less than five per cent to 10 per cent by 2020.    The solution is targeted at the domestic market, telecommunication companies, rural electrification, […]