The National Democratic Congress (NDC) Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo Prampram constituency, Mr Sam George, has called on the government to implement the United Nations (UN) conventions on the statelessness of refugees in the country.
The business plans of three Ghanaian entrepreneurs received
a financial boost of as much as $100,000 each from the U.S. Agency for
International Development (USAID) and Western Union. In all, 17 U.S.-based African diaspora-driven
businesses in six countries were awarded grants through the African Diaspora
Many travellers load their luggage with everything from
‘kobi’ (salted dried tilapia), yam, kontomire, Golden tree chocolate and others
so they can enjoy their favourite Ghanaian meals even whilst outside the
The Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement System (GIPSS) is
to introduce an Internet-powered payment system that will link some local
financial service providers with their counterparts in Nigeria and Francophone
West African countries.
Wealthy Gulf Arab companies are boosting their investment in
Africa's vast lands and untapped resources, marking a shift for investors who
have traditionally directed their money towards assets in the United States and
In the few weeks
before Christmas, three of the top telecom companies in the country launched
promotions which were intended to reward their loyal customers and also entice
others to join their respective networks.
Mrs Ellen Hagan, the Chief Executive of L’AINE Services Ltd,
a human resource organisation in the country, on December 22, 2012, attended
this year’s Barcamp which was held at the Methodist University College campus
as a “success mentor”.
The Central Regional Minister, Mrs Ama Benyiwa Doe, has
expressed regret at the poor revenue generation in Ekumfi due to low economic
activities in the district and said its performance was not encouraging.
In its quest to offer more companies the opportunity to use
the capital market in Ghana to raise funds for expansion, the Ghana Stock
Exchange (GSE) is to establish a parallel market which will be exclusively
focused on businesses with potential for growth.