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Second Deputy Governor For Bank of Ghana Resigns

Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr Johnson Asiama, has finally tendered in his resignation letter. This should mean that he has officially vacated the position he has held at the central bank over the past year. In December of 2017, there were media reports about his resignation …

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SSNIT Increases Monthly Pension Pay By 10%

The Social Security and National Insurance (SSNIT), has increased the monthly pension by 10% effective January 2018. This means that current pensioners on the SSNIT Pension payroll as at December 2017 will have their pensions increased by 10%. The move is in accordance with Section 80 of the National Pensions Act 2008 (Act 766). For …

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FC Cake bread in high demand .Chief Imam receives another 300 pieces

  BY MUNTALLA INUSAH muntalla.inusah@dailyheritage.com.gh THE LEADERSHIP of Trinity VIP Bakery owners of the FC Cake Bread has made massive donation of their latest bread to the National Chief Imam His Eminence Sheikh Dr Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu when he celebrated the birth of Prophet Mohammmed. Pastor Kwesi Duah, the Public Relations …

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Inflation rises to 11.7% in Nov.

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI Rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com   THE CONSUMER Price Index (CPI) which measures the change over time in the general price level of goods and services that households acquire for the purpose of consumption for the month of November 2017was  recorded as 11.7%. Mr Baah Wadieh, Acting Government Statistician of Ghana …

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BIMA, Prudential Life & Tigo reward insurance customers

BY ROLAND B TAMAKLOE THE CHIEF Executive Officer (CEO) of Prudential Life Insurance Ghana, Mr Emmanuel Mokobi Aryee, has said its insurance package is real. The insurance package put together by BIMA, AirtelTigo (formerly Tigo) and Prudential Life was to help better the lives of many Ghanaians as possible and …

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MTN Foundation to give scholarship to 300 students

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com THREE HUNDRED universities students will be privileged to enjoy free scholarship scheme packages under the sponsorship of MTN Foundation Ghana, which will take effect in 2018 academic year. Briefing some members of the Journalists for Business Advocacy (JBA) in MTN House, Accra, Mrs Georgina Asare …

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USAID celebrates contributions of women in agribusiness

THE UNITED States Agency for International Development (USAID) and MEL Consulting Limited have hosted a “Women in Agribusiness” summit to highlight the contributions of women in Ghana’s agricultural sector. The event brought together women-led agribusinesses, farmers, processors, business service providers, financial institutions, the Government of Ghana and development partners. In attendance were …

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Nine banks raise GH¢510m syndicated loan for MTN

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADJETEY Rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com ECOBANK GHANA and eight local banks have partnered MTN Telecommunication to sign GHø510 million syndicated loan to finance infrastructure expansion in the country. Mr Dan Sackey, Managing Director of Ecobank Ghana at the ceremony in MTN House said the ceremony is a confirmation of the …

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Vodafone wins two awards at UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce awards

VODAFONE GHANA has won two prestigious awards at the maiden edition of the Business Excellence Awards hosted by the UK-Ghana Chamber of Commerce (UKGCC). The event seeks to recognise the great works of reputable Ghanaian and UK companies operating in the country whilst providing a platform for intimate interactions between …

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Govt sets up cyber security secretariat

DR MAHAMUDU Bawumia, the Vice-President, has said that the government has set up an Inter-Ministerial Advisory Committee and a National Cyber Security Secretariat as Ghana begins the implementation of a National Cyber Security Policy and Strategy. He explained that the two bodies had been tasked to advise, devise and oversee …

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