Nigeria’s growth rate will slow to about five per cent next year as a drop in the oil price and a depreciating currency put pressure on the economy of Africa’s biggest crude producer, according to the International Monetary Fund.
The Chief Executive Officer of Universal Merchant Bank (umb), Ms Nilla Selormey, has said it is time for the banks in the country to identify new niches in the market where each can play efficiently and still achieve good growth.
The General Manager in charge of Operations at the Tema Port, Mr Abraham Mensah has emphasised the central role of labour in the operations of every vibrant institution and said this factor of production must always be recognised and rewarded adequately to enhance efficiency.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has kicked off a partnership with Svani Group Limited, a Ghanaian vehicle dealership operating across West Africa, to support the United Nations’ response to Ebola.
The Member of Parliament for Obuasi West, Mr Kwaku Kwarteng has filed an urgent question in Parliament asking the Minister for Energy & Petroleum to appear before the house and explain why Vivo Energy (formally Shell Petroleum Ghana) continues to operate in Ghana without complying with regulatory requirements.
The Government Online Services Project “e-Services and e-Payment” portals has officially gone live with effect from yesterday. The project forms part of the e-Government initiatives under the e-Ghana project and it’s being implemented by the National Information Technology Agency (NITA) to support operations of government services online.
Oil and Marine Agencies (OMA) Ghana, a leading indigenous shipping and logistics company, has secured the ISO 9001:2008 certificate for operating its Quality Management Systems in compliance with international standards and best practices.
United Bank for Africa (UBA) Ghana Ltd has advised businesses in the country to put their operations on the global marketplace though the use of various electronic products that can give them more mileage.
The Nigerian Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has cleared the Saltpond Offshore Producing Company Limited (SPOCL) of any wrongdoing after thorough investigations into its activities, a company source has said.
Visa in Ghana Tuesday launched the Visa Africa Integration Index that measures the degree of economic integration amongst key economic regions in sub-Saharan Africa, namely West Africa, East Africa and Southern Africa.