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Fidelity Bank appoints Julian Opuni as Dep. MD

FIDELITY BANK has appointed Julian Kingsley Opuni as its Deputy Managing Director. Until his appointment, Mr Opuni was the Divisional Director for Retail Banking where he played a key role in building the retail business of the Bank. He brings on board a wealth of experience in banking, having worked …

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Customers to win four Hyudai cars in MTN 4G ‘Taking over Promo’

MTN HAS introduced its first 4G LTE based on its conviction that the technology can positively impact growth and development in Ghana. At the ceremony Mr Noel Kojo-Ghanson, Ag Chief Marketing Officer, MTN said that the company believes that the service has been enormous benefits to customers who signed on …

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Review petroleum taxes – COPEC urges govt

THE CHAMBER of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC)  Ghana has challenged the government to, as a matter of urgency, give Ghanaians some relief by reviewing the numerous taxes in the petroleum pricing build-up to bring about some stability and reductions to ease the pressure on them. Mr Solomon Kotei, General Secretary of …

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$2.25-billion Bond: Finance Minister dragged to Supreme Court

A PRESSURE Group, Dynamic Youth Movement of Ghana (DYMOG), has dragged the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori, the Commission on Human Right and Administrative Justice (CHRAJ) and the Attorney General to the Supreme Court over the ‘infamous’ GH¢ 2.25-billion Eurobond. Last year, the minister announced the successful issuance of 15 and …

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U.S Customs seizes $143,000 from three Ghanaians

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers, seized $143,968 in unreported currency from two men who departed for Ghana, and one who arrived from Ghana in three separate incidents during the weekend at Washington Dulles International Airport. CBP is not releasing the travelers’ names because none was criminally charged. During outbound …

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Compensate small-scale miners over $551m loss – Dr Graham

REGISTERED SMALL-SCALE Miners in the country have stated that collectively, they have lost some $551 million as a result of the ban on small-scale mining activities. The Ghana National Association of Small-Scale Miners (GNASSM) says the figure is bound to go up if measures are not taken to lift the …

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PPI increases to 8.9% in December 2017

THE PRODUCER Price Index (PPI) that measures the average change over time in the prices received by domestic producers for the production of their goods and services for December 2017 recorded 8.9%. The rate represents a 1.8 percentage point increase in producer inflation relative to the rate of 7.1% recorded …

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Unproductive government workers to go home – FWSG

THE FAIR Wages and SalariesCommission has given notice it will soon start a government sector job rationalization as part of the ‘Linking Pay to Productivity’ exercise. The aggressive program by the government is not only to attract the best brains into the public sector but also remunerate workers properly. The …

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We will be fair and transparent with employees – AirtelTigo CEO

Ms Roshi Motman, Chief Executive Officer of the telecom company, AirtelTigo, says the mobile operator is committed to providing an inclusive working environment in which everyone is treated fairly. “We have great talents in both Airtel and Tigo, and their passion, commitment, and expertise have made the company what it …

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Policy rate maintained to 20%

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI Rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com THE BANK of Ghana (BoG) has stated that to ensure the inflation target horizon is maintained and the medium term inflation target 2% is achieved this year, the monetary policy rate of 20% has been left unchanged. Dr Ernest Addison, Governor of BoG, briefing the …

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