The low air connectivity in sub-Saharan Africa (SSA) has led to a rise in the operational costs of courier services in the region while limiting their growth in the long run, the Managing Director of DHL Express for SSA, Mr Charles Brewer, has observed.
Two reporters of the Graphic Business, the business and financial newspaper of the Graphic Communications Group limited (GCGL), grabbed awards at this year’s Ghana Journalists Association (GJA) Awards held at the Banquet Hall on November 2.
A French business delegation is in the country to explore investment opportunities in the Oil and Gas Industry. The team is also seeking to engage local businesses in the burgeoning oil and gas sector for a possible partnership.
The Economic Community of West Africa States (ECOWAS) has announced that members states in the sub region would from January 2015 adopt a Common External Tariff (CET) for goods coming in from outside the region.
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Haruna Iddrisu, has assured investors of the government’s commitment to creating a friendly business environment for their investment to yield their desired returns.
The Vice President of the ECOWAS Commission, Dr Toga Mcintosh, has called on businessmen and women in the sub-region to take advantage of the ECOWAS Bank to source funds to expand and improve upon their businesses.
Guiness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL), a Diageo business, has updated its shareholders on the company’s financial performance for the year ended June 30, 2013 at its 41st Annual General Meeting held at the Golden Tulip Hotel in Kumasi.
Some exhibitors at the Seventh ECOWAS Trade Fair being held at the Ghana International Trade Fair Centre say they will use the fair mainly to build networks for the future expansion of their businesses.