The Citizen Watch, a think tank, is calling on President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo to as a matter of urgency scale up the farmgate price of cocoa beans to GH₵9,000 per tonne from the current GH₵8000.
Ashanti Foam Factory Limited (Ashfoam) has opened a new showroom in Bolga in the Upper East Region to boost sales and marketing, customer service delivery, as well as promote its brand to customers in that region.
The growth of mobile money (MoMo) transfers in Ghana has taken many in the financial sector by surprise as many players in the industry did not envisage the extent of its impact in the country’s payment systems only a decade ago when the technology emerged.
The Trades Union Congress (TUC) has called on the government to work with its stakeholders, including labour unions, to ensure that the macroeconomic gains in recent years reflect sufficiently in the lives of all Ghanaians.
A policy to stimulate the growth of Micro,Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to produce world-class products and services capable of competing locally and internationally is before Cabinet for consideration.
Discussants on building inclusive business concept in Ghana have called for an effective partnership between the government and the private sector to increase investment, grow private businesses and reduce poverty in the country.
The Chairman of insolvent GN Savings and Loans, Dr Papa Kwesi Nduom, says his company would have been “highly liquid” if the Ministry of Finance and other government agencies had paid amounts owed to it.
The President of the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI), Nana Appiagyei Dankawoso, has expressed the chamber’s commitment to support women to establish and grow their own businesses.
The Vice Chair of the Parliamentary Select Committee for Food, Agriculture and Cocoa Affairs, Mr Abraham Dwuma Odoom, has urged financial and economic journalists to devote their stories more to issues of development.
Dealers in luxury vehicles in Accra have welcomed government’s decision to suspend the luxury vehicle tax, saying it would help revive their business which went under for the one year that the tax was introduced.