The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of IT Consortium Limited, Mr. Romeo Bugyei, has called for closer collaboration between government, regulatory bodies and FinTechs in Ghana to push informal pensions to citizens.
The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has requested for financial support from the Ministry of Finance to clean up the microfinance and savings and loans industry to save thousands of depositors from losing their funds.
Barclays Bank Ghana, has expressed confidence in the local currency saying, there is no need for the public and the investor community to panic about the depreciation of the Ghana cedi against some of the major foreign currencies, particularly the United States dollar in the system.
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has indicated that reforms to Ghana’s import duty regime, which will bring down the high duties prevailing in Ghana’s ports, are in the offing, and will be rolled out soon.
The New Patriotic Party (NPP) Member of Parliament (MP) for Juabeng, Ms Ama Pomaa Boateng, has proposed to Parliament to, as a matter of urgency, pass a law to incorporate cryptocurrency into Ghana’s financial sector.
Ghana is currently at a turning point and looking forward to a more advanced economy. As the Republic presses on to the next frontier of economic development, it has opened up its market to foreign investors to expand local industries.
An ambitious project is underway to install 55 small-scale renewable electricity production and distribution systems, known as mini grids, in island communities on the Volta Lake and those with limited access to the national grid by 2020.
Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire, 25 March 2019 - The African Development Bank, heads of 34 leading financial institutions covering Africa and other partners of the Africa Investment Forum have reaffirmed their commitment to “scale up, speed up, and synergize” efforts to deliver transformative projects across the continent.
The maiden Information Security (InfoSec) and IT Leaders Conference, a partnership between Delta3 International, a cybersecurity firm with operations in Europe and Africa, and IBM, the global technology provider, kicks off on Thursday, March 28 in Accra.
At the Africa 2017 summit at Sharm El Sheik - Egypt, I gave a speech on “the art of storytelling” a guide ‘of sorts’ on how entrepreneurs could inspire investors to fund their projects by telling stories about themselves, their businesses and brands.
With the scheduled exit from the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) programme under the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on April 2, some economists have cautioned the government to strictly heed the advice from the Breton Wood institution to drastically reduce its appetite for excessive foreign borrowing.
The President of the Ghana Hotels Association (GHA), Dr Edward Ackah-Nyamike Jnr, has proposed the amendment of the Tourism Act 2011 to ensure the effective utilisation of the Tourism Development Fund.
The passage of the Payment Systems and Settlement bill by Parliament on Thursday, March 21, is expected to stir up innovation in the financial sector space as Ghanaians move closer to the use of digital platforms for transactions.
As part of its network expansion plan, Scancom Plc, (MTN Ghana) has confirmed the acquisition of what it described as “the individually identifiable and selected assets of Goldkey Limited including its spectrum in 2600 MHz band”.