Business & Finance

Corporate Social Responsibility Must Be Compulsory - Chairman Of B5 Plus Group

Friday, October 31, 2014 The Managing Director of B5 Plus Limited, a steel industry in Ghana, has charged corporate institutions to contribute actively to the countrys development by implementing social projects that will have positive impact.I will request all my corporate friends to also participate in big social re ...

NPRA to transfer pension contributions at BoG by the end of 2014

Friday, October 31, 2014 The National Pensions Regulatory Authority NPRA has stated that pension contributions lodged at the Bank of Ghana BoG should be transferred to the private companies mandated to collect and manage the funds before the end of the year. This involves the management of the Tier-2 contributions b ...

Gov't must force banks to support manufacturing - J. A. Biney

Friday, October 31, 2014 Mr. John Appiah Biney, Chief Executive of J.A. Biney Co. Ltd has asked government to compel banks to give loans to businesses, as many small and medium scale enterprises cite access to loans as a major challenge to the success of businesses. Government must come out with a strong policy direc ...

FPSO workers call off strike

Friday, October 31, 2014 Ghanaian workers on the FPSO Kwame Nkrumah have called off their strike. They boycotted work two days ago to protest poor service conditions for local workforce. The workers did not understand why local employees with same qualification and same job description would be earning far lower sal ...

Newspaper business bearing brunt of new digital age

Friday, October 31, 2014 Newspapers, which have for many years been a major source of information for many people seem to have succumbed to thepressures of the new digital age. With the ever changing technology landscape, it appears most people now prefer to read news items from the internet as newspapers are no longer ...

Starbow Not Banned-GCCA

Friday, October 31, 2014 Ghana Civil Aviation Authority GCAA says Starbow, a domestic airline has not been banned from operating in Ghana. According to the Authority, Starbow Airline has air operators certificate that is valid till August 8, 2015. Starbow aircraft that was destined for Takoradi recently made a qu ...

DEM Ghana launches John Deere range of construction equipment

Friday, October 31, 2014 Construction and mining equipment dealers, DEM Ghana, has launched the John Deere range of construction and building equipmentin the country. The addition of the robust and world acclaimed John Deere equipmentto DEM Group portfolio brings to four brands marketed by the company. DEM Ghana is a ...

Vodafone Business Launches Red Business

Friday, October 31, 2014 Angela Mensah-Poku Vodafone Business Solutions VBS, the enterprise arm of Vodafone Ghana, has launched its newest product, Red Business. In line with the Ready Business Campaign launched earlier this year, VBS seeks to empower businesses to overcome challenges and grow successfully by employ ...

Edern Security Trains Guards

Friday, October 31, 2014 Edern Security has held a training session on counter terrorism for 200 of its guards. The guards, largely drawn from institutions prone to terrorist attacks, took part in the three-day exercise held at the companys corporate offices in Achimota, Accra over the weekend. The company said it ...

Dangote Cement Workers On Strike

Friday, October 31, 2014 Some of the workers agitating at the entrance of the factory. The workers union of thelargest cement manufacturer inAfrica, Dangote Cement hasembarked on a sit-down strike toregister its displeasure with lowsalaries and poor conditions ofservice of workers at the Tema basedfirm. The ...

McCottley Unveils McTrust

Friday, October 31, 2014 Management board members of McOttley supported Kwesi Livingstone to outdoor McTrust. McCOTTLEY Holdings Limited, a financial and managerial services provider of international repute, on Wednesday formally introduced McTrust, its unit trust scheme to Ghanas investing public. Kwesi Livingsto ...

Guinness Ghana updates shareholders at 42nd AGM

Friday, October 31, 2014 Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited GGBL updated its shareholders on the Companys financial performance for the year ended 30 June 2014 at its 42nd Annual General Meeting held at the African Regent Hotel in Accra. Chairman of the Board, David Harlock outlined a number of challenges faced by the ...

West Hills Mall opened for business today

Thursday, October 30, 2014 People from all walks of life troopto the latest and biggest Shopping centre in the capital, West Hills Mall as it opens for business today. The mall which could rival other big malls in West Africa, provides good opportunity for residents in and around to have access to a wide range of product ...
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