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50,000 youth to get jobs through Ghana Job Bank

BY DAAKYEHENE OFOSU AGYEMANG THE FOUNDER of Ghana Job Bank Initiative (GJBI), Mr Richard Adjei Mensah Ofori Atta, says by the end of 2022 about 50,000 youth will have secured employment through the Job Bank Initiative. According Mr Ofori Atta, Ghana Job Bank is a digital training cohort programme that …

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Mobile money interoperability begins next week – GhIPSS

THE GHANA Interbank Payments and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) has stated that all is set for the official roll-out of the Mobile Money Interoperability system. The Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, is expected to launch the roll-out of the system next week. The system will make it possible for users of …

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MTN Ghana records 29.3% revenue growth in first quarter

MTN GHANA announces strong service revenue growth of 29.3% year on year in the first quarter of 2018, with a 51.5% increase in data revenue. MTN Mobile Money was a stand-out performer, accounting for 15% of MTN Ghana’s total revenue. There was good growth in subscribers in the quarter, with …

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Volta Forests Products Ltd @15: Achievements and way forward

BY PATRICE SYLVESTER SELORMEY   VOLTA FOREST Products Limited (VFPL), producer of high quality plywood products located in the Hohoe Municipality of the Volta Region, the first of its kind in the region, has nursed over two million seedlings of various species of economic trees for distribution this rainy season. …

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$500m ECG concession money already being disbursed – Donkor

FORMER POWER Minister DrKwabena Donkor has disclosed that disbursement of the $500million ECG privatization package under the Power Compact II agreement has already begun. He explained that this was before the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) finalized the paper work related to the implementation of the Compact II agreement with Meralco …

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BOSCH launches ‘Pay Small Small’ campaign

BY BENJAMIN TANDOH IN ORDER to support artisans in the country, Bosch Ghana Limited, representative of the world leading providers for power tools in the country, has launched the ‘Pay Small Small’ campaign. The campaign will enable artisans to acquire their tools on hire purchase and pay in instalments through …

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$500m ECG concession money already being disbursed

BY MOHAMMED AWAL FORMER POWER Minister Dr Kwabena Donkor has disclosed that disbursement of the $500million ECG privatisation package under the Power Compact II agreement has already begun. He explained that this was before the Millennium Development Authority (MiDA) finalised the paper work related to the implementation of the Compact II …

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Make safe abortion services available and accessible

BY BENJAMIN TANDOH THE Chief Executive Officer for Marie Stopes International, Mr Simon Cooke, has called on the government to make services for safe abortion available and accessible to the youth in order to reduce maternal deaths. According to him, pregnant women engage in unsafe abortion because they do not …

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MTN Ghana holds ethics and fraud awareness workshop

THE AUDITOR General, Mr Daniel Yao Domelevo, has indicated that on issues of corruption and fraud, preventive measures are better than corrective measures. He made this statement when he addressed vendors and suppliers at the maiden MTN Ethics & Fraud Awareness Workshop held in Accra. Mr Domelevo, who was the …

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Savannah Paints promotes products at Kasoa

BY ROSEMOND BOATENG ADDAI Rosemond.adjetey@yahoo.com   SOME MANAGEMENT and staff of Savannah Paints, a local paint productions company, as part of the Corporate Social Responsibility of the company, have painted the office of Awutu Senya East Municipal Assembly at Kasoa in the Central Region. Mr Alexander McCarthy, Sales Representative at …

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