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AirtelTigo employees celebrate Intl Women’s Day

AS THE World joined together on International Women’s Day to collectively ‘Press for Progress’, AirtelTigo celebrated the women with a series of activities, including a panel discussion on how they can effectively create a balance between their personal and professional lives. Moderated by journalist and TV news anchor, Nana Aba …

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Wa Poly Graduate wins land in ‘Piece of Ghana’ Guinness promo

THE NATION’S favourite stout, Guinness, has rewarded the first winner in the ongoing ‘Win a ‘Piece of Ghana’ promotion, with a plot of land at the prestigious Appolonia City, near Accra. The promo, which was launched on March 1, 2018, seeks to reward 16 loyal Guinness drinkers over a period …

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Voltic Ghana urges businesses to empower women

Over 300 Voltic Ghana employees joined waste pickers to clean some selected communities in Kumasi in the Ashanti Region on International Women’s Day meant to create awareness of women’s importance in the community. The Public Affairs and Communication Manager of Voltic,  Ms Joyce Ahiadorme, while addressing the women at the …

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Ghana to struggle to repay $1.3bn cocoa loan

Ghana Cocoa Board (Cocobod) may struggle to fully pay back loans totalling $1.3 billion as this season’s harvest will likely be smaller than first anticipated, according to the head of the industry regulator. The world’s second-biggest grower signed for the loans with lenders such as Credit Agricole SA and Natixis …

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Ghana’s ballooning public debt… IFS engages economic experts to offer strategies to govt

RENOWNED ECONOMIC think tank, the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), has cautioned the government about Ghana’s worrying rising public debt which hit about GH¢ 146.2 billion as at end of November 2017. According to the IFS, though the fiscal management strategy of the new government that came into office in …

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Glo offers days of free calls

GLO MOBILE Ghana has launched an aggressive market offer, ‘Glo Yakata’, into the telecoms market. The offer, which is exciting in nature, delivers unmatchable benefits to subscribers once they recharge. The new offer provides exceptionally huge benefits to subscribers on every recharge. These include free data, unlimited Glo to Glo calls and free minutes …

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Vodafone CEO urges Africans to adopt new mindset

THE CHIEF Executive Officer (CEO) of Vodafone Ghana, Ms Yolanda Cuba, says the new era of globalisation and digitalisation means Africans must develop the capacity to think differently in order to stay relevant. “In a world where technology is dictating every pace of growth and development; new skills and abilities …

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Komenda Sugar Factory now an albatross – Minister

BY KWAKU BAAH-ACHEAMFOUR  THE CONTROVERSY surrounding the Komenda Sugar Factory seems not to be ending soon as the Central Regional Minister, Mr Kwamena Duncan, has cast further doubt on the readiness of the factory to resume full operations. According to Mr Duncan, the necessary resources needed to support production at …

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Ghana Access Bank Wins Euromoney’s ‘Best Capabilities’ award

Access Bank Ghana Head Office has emerged winner of the ‘Best Commercial Banking Capabilities’ award by   Euromoney, a   leading   global   financial   publication. The   prestigious   award   was presented  at the Euromoney Private   Banking Awards   2018,  which   was   held   at   the Landmark in Marylebone, London. The ‘Commercial Banking Capabilities’ award is given …

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Ghana’s 2018 economic outlook positive .But challenges remain

GHANA’S MACROECONOMIC performance improved in 2017 after a difficult 2016. According to a World Bank release on Monday, the country’s economy expanded for the fifth successive quarter in September 2017 at a rate almost double that of 2016. The third edition of the Ghana Economic Update, which focuses on agriculture …

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