Business & Finance

Bawumia's Claims Of Non-credible Exchange Rate Misleading - Currency Analyst

Friday, August 22, 2014 Currency Analyst with the Gold Coast Security, Samuel Ampah has expressed surprise at Dr Mahamudu Bawumias assertions that Ghanas inflation and exchange rate figures are not credible. According to him, the methodology used in calculating the figures by the Bank of Ghana when Dr. Bawumia was a ...

Tigo Introduces A Unified Short Code For All Its Products And Services

Thursday, August 21, 2014 August, 19th 2014. Accra: Telecommunication operator, Tigo Ghana, has announced the installation of a world-class IVR, Interactive Voice Response that will give both its pre-paid and post-paid customers the opportunity to access all its product through a unified short code, 555.This wil ...

Ghana's Official inflation and exchange rate data are not credible - Bawumia

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Two-time Vice-Presidential candidate of the NPP, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, has questioned the credibility of the countrys inflation and exchange rate figures. An examination of recent data on inflation released by the Ghana Statistical Service as well as exchange rate data reported by the Bank of ...

Ghana's Official Inflation And Exchange Rate Data Are Not Credible—Bawumia

Thursday, August 21, 2014 An examination of recent data on inflation released by the Ghana Statistical Service as well as exchange rate data reported by the Bank of Ghana raises serious concerns. The Bank of Ghana BoG would have us believe that since June 17 this year, the exchange rate of the cedi to the US dollar has ...

Ghana gets first Oil and Gas Mutual Fund

Thursday, August 21, 2014 A mutual fund designed to enable average Ghanaians invest in the countrys growing oil and gas industry has been launched in Accra. Weston Oil and Gas Mutual Fund was set up by a group of young Ghanaian fund managers to raise a minimum of GHC50million selling 500,000 shares at 20Gp per share wit ...

Melcom supports education, health sectors

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Retail chain, Melcom, has supported education and health facilities in parts of the country as part of celebrations to mark 25 years of business. Under the umbrella of the Melcom Care Foundation, the 29 retail outlets that make up the Melcom Group of Companies declared a one year outreach prog ...

Expresso Ghana sale concluded - Sudatel

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Sudatel Group, owners of Expresso Telecoms operations in Africa have announced that the sale of Expresso Ghana was concluded in the second quarter Q2 of this year. Without naming the buyer, Sudatel said on its website selling of shares in Ghana operation was concluded in Q2 2014. The rev ...

uniCredit appreciates customers

Thursday, August 21, 2014 uniCredit, one of the leading Savings and Loans Companies in the country, has held a week long appreciation for its customers across the country. The celebration which focused on the theme Our Customer Delight, our Passion saw Clients who visited the banking halls of the institut ...

NCA, telcos roll out harmonised short codes

Thursday, August 21, 2014 The National Communications Authority NCA in collaboration with mobile network operators in the country have put in place measures to ensure that common customer services across networks use uniform short codes. According to Mr. Paarock VanPercy, Director General of the National Communications ...

ACA world cashew festival and expo return to Accra in November

Thursday, August 21, 2014 The African Cashew Alliances prestigious World Cashew Festival and Expo returns to Ghana for the second year running, with a 4-day event beginning on November 11, 2014 at the Accra International Conference Centre. Over 400 delegates from all over the world and from all levels of the cashew valu ...
Dignitaries at the launch

Weston Capital Launches 'Oil & Gas Fund'

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Dignitaries at the launch Weston Capital, a limited liability company incorporated in Ghana, has launched an oil and gas fund dubbed, Weston Oil and Gas Fund WOGFund to support the drive for local content within the nations oil and gas industry. WOGFund is an open ended mutual fund approve ...
Nii Adumansa-Baddoo

'Set High Standards For Transparency'

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Nii Adumansa-Baddoo Nii Adumansa-Baddoo, Chairman of the Internal Audit Board, has charged management of public institutions to set high standards that would translate into transparency and accountability. Nii Anumansa-Baddoo, who was speaking at beginning of the 9th Annual Internal Audit Foru ...
Dr Yaw Akoto, CEO, Surfline

Surfline Launches Fastest Internet Service

Thursday, August 21, 2014 Dr Yaw Akoto, CEO, Surfline Surfline has officially launched Ghanas first 4G LTE network in Accra and Tema, giving both consumers and businesses internet speeds that are 10 times faster than 3G services currently on offer. Marking the historic occasion, Surfline, the only telecoms company who ...
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