The Chairman of the Public Interest and Accountability Committee (PIAC), Dr Steve Manteaw, has said the tension brewing at the country’s national oil company, the Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC), is sending a wrong signal to investors.
Some 324 workers have been mobilised to manage the implementation of the Nation Builders Corps (NaBCo), a Presidential Special Initiative providing hands-on training for some 95,908 unemployed graduates.
The Research Manager of the Institute of Chartered Accountants Ghana (ICAG), Mr Alhassan Yusif Trawule, has lauded the Graphic Communication Group Limited (GCGL) for creating and spearheading the Tertiary Business Sense Challenge (TBSC), an inter-tertiary business school quiz that seeks to test and develop the business skills of university students.
Today, student representatives of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) will lock horns with their colleagues from the Ghana Technology University College (GTUC) at the British Council in Accra, in an intellectual thriller that will mark the opening of the Graphic Business Tertiary Business Sense Challenge (TBSC).
A three-member arbitration tribunal has dismissed a case by three agricultural input supply companies that were seeking more than $46 million in reliefs from the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) over the cancellation of their fertiliser and insecticide supply contracts.
As part of Graphic Communications Group Limited (GCGL)’s effort to raise interest for its maiden Tertiary Business Sense Challenge (TBSC), a team from GCGL has begun activations on the campuses of the selected tertiary institutions.
In spite of being the second largest grower of cocoa in the world, Ghana spends an average of US$45 million (GH¢216 million) every year to import chocolate and other cocoa derivatives for special occasions such as Christmas and Valentine’s Day.
A Deputy Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Carlos Kingsley Ahenkorah, has lauded the private sector of the country for playing a major role in industrial growth by not only contributing to national development but also by creating new job opportunities for the youth.