IEA says gov’t unable to achieve 2017 revenue target

The Nana Addo-led government will not be able to meet its revenue target for the 2017 financial year. This is a prediction made by the Institute of Economic Affairs. A Senior Research Fellow at the IEA Dr Eric Osei-Assibey said this is despite the downward review of the target. Analysing the presentation by the Finance Minister, Dr Osei-Assibey said More...

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By Aforsah Godfred On Friday, August 4th, 2017
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Here is what gov’t must do for a sustainable free SHS

The Nana Addo-led government has promised to begin implementing the free Senior High School (SHS) policy from the beginning of the 2017/2018 academic year. Some have predicted that the policy which was one of the More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Adopt Israeli Water Technology’

Israeli Ambassador to Ghana and Liberia, Ami Mehl, has stressed the need for Ghanaian water agencies to adopt Israeli water technology to improve the supply of potable water in the country. He made this known at More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Let’s be bold – Seth Terkper calls non-partisan discussions on economy

Assessing the mid-year budget review presented by Finance Minister Ken Ofori-Atta, the former Minister was glad there is some continuation of the former government’s debt management strategies. Seth Terkper More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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Airline appoints Ghanaian as Chief Pilot The CEO of Starbow airline Eric Antwi said the newly appointed Chief Pilot will work closely with the Director Flight Operations and Flight Operations Manager.

he board of Aero Surveys, operators of the indigenous Starbow airline has appointed a Ghanaian pilot as the Chief Pilot. This was disclosed in a statement signed by the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Eric Antwi. The More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Wednesday, August 2nd, 2017
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HFC bank to be rebranded The Managing Director of the Bank, Robert Le Hunte explained that the Board of Directors for the bank has given approval for them to approach the shareholders of the bank on two significant matters.

FC Bank will be renamed Republic Bank, following an approval by the Board of Directors. This was disclosed by the Managing Director of the Bank, Robert Le Hunte. He explained that the Board of Directors for the More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Monday, May 22nd, 2017
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Government to woo investors to build cement factory in East Mamprusi – Bawumia

Vice President Dr Mahamadu Bawumia says the Akufo-Addo administration will woo investors to build a cement factory in East Mamprusi in the Northern Region. Bawumia, who is on a four-day tour of the Northern Region, More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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GCNet presents GH¢17m dividend to gov’t

The Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCNet) has presented a cheque for GH¢17million to the government. This represents the final payment of dividend for 2016. The company had earlier paid a dividend of More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Jude Arthur is new chair of GCB Board

ccomplished banker Jude Arthur has been appointed Board Chairman of the GCB Bank. This comes after changes were made to the composition of the Board. Lydia Essah and Raymond Sowah will also serve as directors of More...

By Aforsah Godfred On Tuesday, April 11th, 2017
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Start-ups to benefit from a one year tax holiday

Starts-up businesses will soon benefit from a year tax holiday to serve as an incentive for them to gain a strong standing. This development forms part of the government’s efforts at reducing cost of doing business More...