The use of the automated teller machines (ATMs) of other
banks following the successful implementation of the shared platform has seen
significant growth to over 1,000 transactions a week, officials of the Ghana
Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS), have disclosed.
Botoku is a small village in one of the remotest areas of
the Volta Region of Ghana. It has a small population of about 5,000 people. The
mainstay of the people is subsistence farming, an occupation which makes it
inpossible for anyone to predict their income level.
Thirty-one year old Eunice has been in the news lately,
being awarded not only as the youngest female civil engineer who owns a
construction company, but most importantly for excelling in her chosen field of
The FTSE Group (“FTSE”), the award winning global index
provider in partnership with the African Securities Exchanges Association (“ASEA”),
has launched the FTSE ASEA Pan Africa
Index Series, an independently calculated, rules-based performance benchmark
for Pan African equity portfolios.
GLICO Life Insurance Company Ltd (GLICO Life), a life
assurance company, is poised to increase its local market and spread its
tentacles to the West Africa sub-region, the Deputy General Manager of
Corporate Affairs and Marketing, Nana Efua Rockson, has said.
The National Communications Authority (NCA) has warned
telecom companies operating in the country to desist, forthwith, from
activating new subscriber identification modules (SIM) cards without
StarLife Assurance Company, a life assurance underwriter,
has once again displayed its commitment to social investment in some public
institutions and organisation as part of its corporate social investment
programme for 2012.
Ghana has signed the final Acts of the International
Telecommunications Regulations (ITRs) of the World Conference of International
Telecommunications (WCIT-12) in Dubai, UAE at the end of a highly polarised
conference of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).
Ghana is ranked 72nd in the world when it comes to the state
of globalisation. This is according to the DHL Global Connectedness Index
(GCI), a comprehensive analysis of the state of globalisation around the world,
which was released this week.
The Ghana Shippers Authority (GSA) has been awarded the
prestigious International Quality Crown Award in the Gold category by the
Business Initiative Directions (B.I.D), currently the most important private
organisation in the world presenting a Quality Award.