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Banks urged to create Share-holding Rights

 

Nyinahin (WR), Feb. 6, GNA – Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Member of Parliament (MP) for Atwima Mponua Constituency in the Western Region, has appealed to micro financial institutions to create share holding rights to enable their customers to buy shares and own part of the company.

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NPA to meet government over fuel price reduction

 

Accra, Feb. 6, GNA – Mr Steven Larbi, Public Relations Officer of the National Petroleum Authority (NPA), on Monday said management was yet to meet the government on the implementation of the 20 percent reduction in petroleum prices.

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Plan Ghana to equip youth with employable skills in ER

 

plan ghanaKoforidua, Feb. 04, GNA – Plan Ghana, an International Child Centered Community Development, in collaboration with GRATIS foundation, is to establish a technical training centre for automobile training in Koforidua, to equip the youth with employable skills.

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Parliament to consider two subsidiary loan agreements

 

Accra, Feb. 3, GNA – Two subsidiary financial agreements covering one billion dollars between Ghana and the China Development Bank Corporation, were laid before Parliament on Friday by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning, for consideration .

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Prices of foodstuffs in Bolgatanga increases

 

Bolgatanga (UE), Jan. 3, GNA – Prices of foodstuffs in the  Bolgatanga market have increased barely two months after harvest, when many households are expected to have stocks of farm produce .

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GUA to redeem government of its housing deficit

 

mortgage loansAccra, Feb. 3, GNA – Ghana Union Assurance (GUA) on Friday rolled-out a comprehensive mortgage financing policy to enable low and middle income earners with the desire to acquire houses without the initial 20 per cent deposit required.

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African Union Commission calls for Speedy Economic Integration

 

au logoAccra, Feb. 3, GNA –  African Union Commission Chairperson Jean Ping has called for a speedy economic integration on the continent to improve the lives of the people.

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President Mills receives EOCO’s interim report on payment of judgement debt

Accra, Feb. 2, GNA – The Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) on Thursday submitted an interim report to President John Evans Atta Mills on the controversial payment of judgment debt to businessman Mr Alfred Agebesi Woyome.

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USAID signs MOU on food security with N/R RCC

 

usaidTamale (N/R), Feb. 2, GNA – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Northern Regional Coordinating Council (RCC) to improve upon food security in the region.

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Executive Directors of World Bank visit Accra

 

Accra, Feb. 2, GNA – Eight Executive Directors of the World Bank Group (WBG) are in Accra for a five-day familiarisation visit, a statement from the Public Relations Unit of the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning announced on Thursday.