Papa Owusu-Ankomah, Ghana’s High Commissioner to the UK & Republic of Ireland has urged UK businesses to partner the Ghanaian private sector especially at a time that the country seeks to expand its manufacturing base within the sub-region.
Players in the private sector have immense potential to accelerate the attainment of the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in Ghana, the External Affairs Director of Vodafone Ghana, Mr Gayheart Mensah, has said.
The oil production company, Aker Energy A.S. (Aker Energy) has secured $100 million (GH¢) to invest in crude oil and natural gas production from Ghana’s Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWTCTP) block.
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Republic Investment Ghana Limited, Mr Peter Larbi-Yeboa, has projected a rebound in the performance of the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) this year after it performed poorly in 2018.
The Managing Director of the National Investment Bank (NIB), Mr Samuel Sarpong, has assured small and medium enterprises (SMEs) of the bank’s continuous support to help them to grow and sustain their businesses.
Bogged by the increasing size of the national debt in the hands of foreign investors and the implications on the economy, the Ministry of Finance is now contemplating capping the amount of domestic debts non-resident investors should be allowed to hold.
“Ghana is a haven of peace, security and stability, indeed, the safest country in West Africa. Legitimate investments are protected. We are a country where the principles of democratic accountability and respect for the rule of law, individual liberties and human rights are now firmly entrenched in our body politic, and where the separation of powers is real in promoting accountable governance under the rule of law.”
Cybersecurity and investigations firm, e-Crime Bureau, was adjudged the cybersecurity company of the year for the second time running at the 9th edition of the Ghana Information Technology and Telecommunications Awards (GITTA).