Readers of the Graphic brand of newspapers will soon be given the opportunity to access all contents of the company’s papers in a digital format following plans by management to add a digital version of each brand to the hardcopies currently on sale.
The Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA), Mr Gideon. Quarcoo (GQ), is passionate about using the authority to support the creation of an export-led economy that will provide more jobs for people. Maxwell Akalaare Adombila had a chat with him about his life, exports, and the way forward for GEPA.
The Minister for Finance, Seth Terkper presented the Budget Statement and Economics Policy of the Government of Ghana for the 2015 financial year to Parliament on November 19, themed “Transformational Agenda: Securing the Bright Medium Term Prospects of the Economy.”
A Consultant in trade facilitation under the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Mr John Smith, has recommended a dialogue between importers on one side and the Ghana Standards Authority (GSA) and the Ministry of Trade and Industry on the other, to ensure better understanding of the Ghana Conformity Assessment Programme (G-CAP).
The President of the Association of Ghana Industries, Mr James Asare-Adjei, has stated that until the structure of the economy is changed from import-led to export-driven, the country's balance of trade will continue to be in the negative.
In transport circles, a red sign is always portentous; it means “stop” or “be cautious”. At Stanbic Bank Ghana, however, red now signifies good treat for its customers, because they can now access a free overdraft without interest charges or fees for a year.
Ghana is set to record about GH¢986 million net additional revenues from import duties when the Common External Tariffs (CET) regime is implemented from January 1 next year, the Ministry of Finance has said.
ESKOM on Sunday, November 2, 2014 warned of tight supplies in the months through to February next year as it begins to implement rolling blackouts this week to compensate for damage caused by a collapsed coal silo at its Majuba operation in Mpumalanga.