The Bloomberg Media Initiative Africa (BMIA) Financial Journalism Training Program to advance business and financial reporting was launched today in Ghana with over 50 delegates scheduled to participate over six months.
Thursday January 10, 2019, Accra: The media must resume its prime responsibility of education and promotion of economic development and reduce the shouting, fake news, name calling and lying associated with the political diatribe that now dominates the media space, says Mr Ken Thompson, Chief Executive Officer of Dalex Finance.
The operator of the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points (DWT/CTP) block, Aker Energy, has announced the near-completion of a successful drilling operation of the Pecan-4A appraisal well offshore the Western Region of Ghana.
The Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Dr Ernest Addison, has downplayed concerns that newly formed lender, Consolidated Bank Ghana Limited (CBG), is facing a liquidity crisis that can affect its operations and sustainability.
The Minister of Aviation, Mr Joseph Kofi Adda, has directed that the Terminal 3 of the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) be modernised to make it Ghanaian and more convenient for passengers and travellers to use.
The Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer of First Atlantic Bank, Odun Odunfa, says the bank looks forward to a great 2019, having proven once again, its credentials as a major player in Ghana's financial sector.
Former Minister of Finance, Mr Seth Terkper, has cast doubt on the ability of the recently passed Budget Responsibility Act (BRA), 2018 (Act 982) to fully achieve fiscal discipline in the country, describing it as a duplicate of the Public Financial Management Act (PFMA), 2016 (Act 921) and Petroleum Revenue Management Act (PRMA), 2011 (Act 851).
With the dust now settled on the clean-up of the universal banking sector, the Bank of Ghana (BoG) has given the strongest indication that it is now set to fully turn its attention on the savings and loans companies in the country.