Business: Business & Finance

Glo Supports A Gathering Of Cultures

Monday, May 4, 2015 Twenty-three countries and as many as 500 culinary preparations. Picture the atmosphere of diversity and the conviviality attached, where guests from Ghana and several countries whose diplomatic missions are represented here in Ghana. This was the set-up at the Movenpik Hotel, Accra last weekend ...

GOIL’s Gross Margin Hits GH¢88m

Monday, May 4, 2015 The gross margin of the Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) increased from GH cent;56.123 million in 2013 to GH cent;88.116 million in 2014, representing 57 percent increase. Operating profit went up by 48.6 percent while growth in earnings per share significantly rose from 0.055 to 0.080, re ...

Telecom Chamber lauds MTN

Monday, May 4, 2015 The Ghana Chamber of Telecommunications has congratulated MTN for being adjudged as the 2014 39;Overall Best Taxpayer 39; in the Large Taxpayer category by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). MTN, a member of the Chamber, was recognized for its compliance in a citation signed by the Comm ...

ECG Privatization Not Solution To Dumsor-TUC

Monday, May 4, 2015 The Trade Union Congress (TUC) has kicked against any attempt by government to privatize the Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG). According to TUC, privatizing ECG would not help end the power crisis that is rapidly crippling the country 39;s economy. Government is currently looking for ...

$60m World Bank Support For ECG

Monday, May 4, 2015 Yusupha Crookes, World Bank Country Director for Ghana. The Electricity Company of Ghana (ECG) has received $60 million credit facility from the World Bank to improve its financial performance. The credit facility, which was approved by the Bank's Board of Executive Directors, w ...

Hayford Siaw Wins Ford Fellowship

Monday, May 4, 2015 Tigo 39;s 2012 Change Leader Hayford Siaw has been selected to participate in this year 39;s Ford Fellowship programme in New York. As one of the 25 participants selected from over 250 applicants around the world, he will join a select group of emerging change-makers and rising community ...

GOIL holds 46th AGM

Monday, May 4, 2015 Board Chairman of Ghana Oil Company Limited (GOIL) says achieving ISO 9001:2008 certification and the construction of a fuel storage tank farm at Sekondi Naval Base to boost the bunkering business have been major landmarks in the history of the oil marketing company. Prof. William A. Asomaning sa ...

Prudential Ghana launches Farewell Plan

Monday, May 4, 2015 Prudential Life Insurance Ghana has launched an innovative new product to protect customers and their loved ones against the final expenses of life, and give them the unique farewell they deserve. The Prudential Life Farewell Plan gives customers the assurance that they and their loved ones are p ...

Load shedding to reduce with resumption of operations at Atuabo

Monday, May 4, 2015 The ongoing load shedding is likely to minimise in the coming days following the resumption of operations at the Atuabo gas processing plant, Joy News sources say. The gas processing plant was shut down for routine maintenance works on April 20 this year. The sources say the brief shutdown of ...

Tigo change leader selected for international fellowship

Sunday, May 3, 2015 Accra, May 3, GNA - Mr Hayford Siaw, Tigo's 2012 Change Leader, has been selected to participate in this year's Ford Fellowship programme in New York. Mr Siaw was one of the 25 participants selected from more than 250 applicants around the world, and would join a group of emerging change-makers ...

Karpowership commits to delivery of powerships to Ghana

Sunday, May 3, 2015 Istanbul, Turkey May 3, GNA - Karpowership, Turkish floating Powership Maker, says it would go all the way to ensure that Ghana overcomes the current electricity power challenges by building the infrastructure for its medium to long-term electricity supply needs. Re-affirming the commitment, Mr ...

Solidaridad organises outreach programme for farmers

Sunday, May 3, 2015 Kade, E/R, May 3, GNA - Solidaridad, a non-profit organisation that supports the sustainable development of farmers and production systems in West Africa, has organised an outreach programme for its farmers at Kade in the Eastern Region. It explained to the farmers about its Sustainable West Af ...

CSOs committed to monitor SADA programmes

Sunday, May 3, 2015 Tamale, May 3, GNA - Civil society organisations (CSOs) in the Northern Savanna Ecological Zone, have committed to carry out participatory monitoring and evaluation of Savannah Accelerated Development Authority (SADA) programmes to ensure greater transparency and accountability. The CSOs said t ...
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