The Tema Port Expansion Project is to increase the capacity of the port to three times its current size in order to out-compete its biggest rival, the Lome Port (Togo), and become a transshipment hub among ports in the West African sub-region.
The Informal Hawkers and Vendors Association (IHVA) of Ghana has called on the government to come up with a comprehensive policy to regulate the activities of street hawkers and vendors in the country.
The Deputy Managing Director of the Ghana Stock Exchange, Mr Ekow Afedzie, has advised corporate bodies in the country to take advantage of the Ghana Fixed Income Market (GFIM) to raise long term capital through the issuance of bonds.
The Chief Executive Officer of the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), Mr Seth Twum Akwaboah, has said a ban on the use of plastic materials for packaging and other uses in the country will mean collapsing industries and paying more for electricity.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has observed that state-owned enterprises (SOEs) in the energy sector are reeling under cash flow problems and inefficiencies that collectively make the sector a threat to fiscal stability.
The government has secured the funds that the Bank of Ghana (BoG) requested to be able to clean up the operations of Non-Bank Financial Institutions (NBFIs) and make them more solid to be able to support economic growth meaningfully, the Minister of Finance, Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, has disclosed.
South Africa’s Minister of Tourism, Mr Derek Hanekom, had rallied the continent’s leaders to relax visa regulations and sign the Single African Air Transport Market (SAATM), meant to drive down airfares to increase tourist inflow to the continent.
Jurni South Africa, the world’s first travel and data management company has been launched with a pledge to roll out an information hub that will collect real time data on South Africa tourism by December this year.
Abuja, Nigeria, 2 May 2019 – Senior Nigerian government officials and key investors have endorsed the African Development Bank’s Special Agro-Industrial Processing Zones (SAPZ) initiative, describing it as a pathway to Africa’s agricultural revolution.
Development impact on the continent and security in the Sahel were among the top issues discussed in a recent meeting between United Nations Secretary General António Guterres and African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina in New York.
A cloud of apprehension is swelling up in the corridors of the PMMC Jewellery Ltd (PJL), a subsidiary of the Precious Minerals Marketing Company Limited after its Executive Director, Mr. Mayank Shah was told on Monday, April 29 he had been removed from his post.