Dr Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Finance Minister of oil rich Nigeria, has cautioned Ghana to illustrate greater transparency and accountability in managing the fledgling oil industry to avoid the challenges associated with the harnessing of the natural resource.
>The Minister of Communications, Dr Edward Omane-Boamah, has
advised the National Communications Authority (NCA) to retrieve radio frequency
licences from people and institutions that are not using them and re-issue same
to those interested in owning and operating radio stations in the country.>>
The Minister of Trade and Industry, Mr Haruna Iddrisu, has
challenged Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) to embrace online
opportunities to make Ghanaian products more competitive on the international
The founder and Chief Executive Officer of Fidelity Group,
Mr Edward Effah, joined about 100 business leaders from across Africa to
participate in IBM's Smarter Planet Leadership Forum held in Nairobi, Kenya, to
dialogue with IBM senior executives about taking advantage of big data and
disruptive shifts to support the continent's growth.
Access Bank (Ghana) Limited is to reward the first 100
customers to update their personal and business records at the bank with a
lifetime free-of-charge cost of transaction (COT) on the running of their
accounts with the bank.
Businesses in Accra are having a tough time breaking even as
they spend a chunk of their profit to fuel generators, the cost of which has
also shot up, following the erratic power supply in recent times.