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McOttley Ltd earns CIMG membership

File photo: Staff of McOttley Holdings Limited wins an international star award

A FINANCIAL and real estate company, McOttley Holdings Limited, has been inducted into the Chartered Institute of Marketing Ghana (CIMG) corporate membership. The induction signifies a new relationship of excellence between the two reputable institutions. The corporate membership status, among other benefits, provides McOttley access to professional training programmes and …

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President to modernise Agric

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo

Rosemond Boateng Addai THE PRESIDENT of Ghana, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, speaking at the 68th New Year School at the University of Ghana, said Ghana in the next four years will see a massive change in the agricultural sector that will modernise it to attract the youth. The theme for …

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BoG to move bank payment systems to chip-based cards

BoG to move bank payment systems to chip-based cards

THE BANK of Ghana(BoG) has announced plans to migrate all payment systems of banks in the country from magnetic chip to Europay-MasterCard-Visa (EMV) chip-based cards this year. The move is targeted at reducing fraud in electronic transactions such as debit and credit cards. There have been calls in recent times …

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Akufo-Addo fires COCOBOD CEO

Rosemond Boateng Addai PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo directed the Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD), Dr. Stephen Opuni, by a letter dated January 12, 2017 to vacate his office on Friday, January 13, 2017, not later than 5:00 p.m. The letter signed by the Executive Secretary …

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Don’t print money as revenue: Dr Amoako-Tuffour to  Minister of Finance-designate

Ghana cedis notes

PROFESSOR OF Economics and Director of Research at the African Centre for Economic Transformation, Dr. Joe Amoako-Tuffour, has cautioned Finance Minister-designate, Ken Ofori Atta, to resist the temptation of printing money to finance government expenditure. According to him, such moves will have a dire impact on the fiscal stability of …

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Five Institutions support  IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2016

Mr. Lloyd Evans, IFEJ President (centre) thanking one of the financiersMr. Lloyd Evans, IFEJ President (centre) thanking one of the financiers

FIVE INSTITUTIONS have so far extended support to the IFEJ-Flamingo Awards 2016 for business and financial journalism in the country. The institutions have donated a total of GH¢30,000.00 towards the ceremony, which is slated to be held on Friday, January 27, 2017, at the Dubois Memorial Centre. The National Investment …

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BoG inaugurates Payment Systems Council

Dr Johnson Asiama, the Second Deputy Governor of the BOG

THE BANK of Ghana (BOG) has inaugurated a Payment Systems Council (PSC) under its Payment Systems Department to help drive the development of efficient and safe electronic payment systems in Ghana’s financial sector. The nine-member council is an advisory body composed of stakeholders in the payment systems sector. It would …

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Ghanaians okay Akufo Addo’s men to help fix economy

Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister of Finance designate

Rosemond Boateng Addai GHANAIANS HAVE congratulated  President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo Addo for appointing the ministers of Finance; Trade and Industry; Food and Agriculture; and Foreign in the hope that the economy of the country could be revived.. The DAILY HERITAGE conducted interview with some members of Ghanaian public just …

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Court to decide Shell’s fate in Nigeria oil spill allegation

Court documents expose Shell's false claims on Nigeria oil spills - SweetCrudeReports

A COURT in London will decide in coming weeks whether Royal Dutch Shell can face trial in the UK over oil spill allegations in Nigeria, a decision some legal experts predict could attract more cases against multinationals in Britain. The High Court will judge whether members from two communities, Bille …

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The private sector will propel economic growth – President

President Nana Akufo-Addo

PRESIDENT NANA Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says his government has plans to develop the country’s private sector to propel economic growth. He said when that is done, the New Patriotic Party government will lessen the burden that has impeded the growth of the sector. According to President Nana- Addo, the private …

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