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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, […]

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Gov’t urged to help develop local capacity to leverage AfCFTA

Accra, Oct. 3, GNA – The Association of Ghana Industries (AGI) has called on Government to urgently help in developing the local production capacity as the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) agreement comes into full force.     The Association said with the local capacity fully developed, it would position Ghanaian industries to fully leverage […]

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Fidelity Securities launches fixed income trust and Fidelity Balanced Trust

Accra, Oct. 3, GNA – Fidelity Securities Limited (FSL), the asset management subsidiary of Fidelity Bank Ghana Limited, has launched two collective investment schemes; Fidelity Balanced Trust and Fidelity Fixed Income Trust.A release copied to the Ghana News Agency said the introduction of these two products would enable FSL reach a wider section of the […]

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Communications Service Tax should not affect customers

Accra, Oct 3, GNA – Customers of various Telecom Companies have called on government to re-invigorate its tax systems, where it can generate more income, instead of placing a nine per cent tax on phone calls.The taxation of the calls, they argued would impoverish more vulnerable people who want to place calls to relay important […]

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Côte d’Ivoire, Kenya, Ghana named rising stars of global trade

Ho, Oct 02, GNA- Côte d’Ivoire is the market that has most rapidly improved its trade growth potential over the past decade, according to new research from Standard Chartered.  The Trade20 index, which identifies the 20 rising stars of trade, places Côte d’Ivoire in the top spot of African markets, and Kenya at number three […]

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Stanbic Bank Ghana wins CIMG Bank of the Year award

Accra, Oct. 2, GNA -Stanbic Bank Ghana has been adjudged the best bank of the year 2018, at the 30th National Marketing Performance Awards under the auspices of the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIMG). The award, according to the Institute, is in recognition of Stanbic Bank’s excellence in strategic marketing from market insights through the […]

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Many unaware of Communication Service Tax

Accra, Oct. 1, GNA – The Communication Service Tax (CST) has taken effect but many in the public remain unaware of its implementation.The CST was hiked from six per cent to nine per cent in the mid-year review and supplementary budget presented to Parliament by Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance.This, would affect the […]