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[Ghana] AfDB co-organizes workshop on Actualizing Mini-grid Policy and Advancing Universal Energy Access
28-03-2017 | 07:44:55
The AfDB in partnership with the Government of Ghana through the Ministry of Energy, the Energy Commission and other partners, organized a two-day workshop under the title “Actualizing Mini-grid Policy and Advancing Universal Energy Access in Ghana” on March 23-24, 2017 in Accra.
[Ghana] Buipe Solar Limited receives US Trade and Development Agency grant for feasibility study on solar plant
28-03-2017 | 05:07:19
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency awarded a grant today to the Ghanaian company, Buipe Solar Limited, in support of a feasibility study for a 20 megawatt solar photovoltaic plant in northern Ghana.
[Ghana] Automobile Technical School to address skills gap
27-03-2017 | 09:05:00
American Auto Parts LTD (AAPL), in partnership with TATA Motors Holdings Ghana, is to establish an Automobile Technical Institute to train artisans and mechanics in industrial best practices, in line with the Government’s efforts to transform local industries.
Results Based Balanced Scorecard Certification Master Class in Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, Ethiopia and South Africa
27-03-2017 | 07:31:00
Citizens of the world are increasingly demanding that their governments demonstrate results. The introduction of performance management as a reform output was in response to increasing calls for governments to improve accountability and demonstrate value for money.
Mastercard to support development of Ghana’s digital payment ecosystem
24-03-2017 | 05:03:50
In support of Ghana’s Vision 2020 goals, Mastercard has committed its support to helping the country to develop a cashless economy, in furtherance of its push to be an economic powerhouse in Africa.
John Dekyem Attafuah appointed Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company
23-03-2017 | 10:06:00
President Nana Akufo Addo has appointed Mr. John Dekyem Attafuah as the new Managing Director of Ghana Airports Company Limited (GACL).
[Ghana] GE Oil & Gas opens new facility in Takoradi Port
22-03-2017 | 14:53:34
GE Oil & Gas opened a new facility in Takoradi Port, Ghana today, expanding its global footprint and supporting local investment.
D.light reaches over 4800 off grid households with Pay-Go- Solar home system in six months
21-03-2017 | 10:38:41
With 120,000 units sold, almost all within the first six months of its October 2016 global launch, d.light's D30 Pay-Go solar home system is proving to be the fastest pay-as-you-go off-grid solar product to reach scale.
Tony Elumelu Speaks on Africapitalism to youths at Ghana’s leading institution
21-03-2017 | 10:21:02
Tony Elumelu visited Ghana as the first stop of his UBA tour of Africa, propagating the ideal of Africapitalism.
Johnson & Johnson opens regional offices in Ghana and Kenya
15-03-2017 | 05:50:33
American pharmaceutical and consumer packaged goods manufacturer has set up shop in Nairobi Kenya and Accra Ghana representing a novel approach to how Johnson & Johnson seeks to develop partnerships, products and service delivery models that address neglected and emerging health issues.
African Development Bank and Forest Investment Program sign loan with Form Ghana to restore Ghana’s forests
09-03-2017 | 07:07:16
The African Development Bank (AfDB) and Climate Investment Funds’ Forest Investment Program (CIF FIP), have signed a $24-million loan agreement with Form Ghana Ltd., opening the door to commence the implementation of an innovative project on Public-Private Partnership
[Ghana] New GH¢5 note to be circulated today
07-03-2017 | 12:32:00
The new GH¢5 note which was outdoored by the Bank of Ghana last Friday as a commemorative note of its anniversary will be in circulation today, Tuesday March 7, 2017.
Airtel, Millicom sign agreement to merge operations in Ghana
06-03-2017 | 09:34:41
Millicom International Cellular S.A and Bharti Airtel Limited have announced that they have, through their respective subsidiaries, entered into an agreement for Tigo Ghana Limited and Airtel Ghana Limited to combine their operations in Ghana
Facebook's Chief Product Officer visits Ghana's Tech School
02-03-2017 | 08:59:51
Chris Cox, Chief Product Officer at Facebook, visited the Meltwater Entrepreneurial School of Technology (MEST) in Accra, Ghana today to meet with Ghanaian entrepreneurs and see how they are working to build sustainable technology businesses.
[Ghana] Dusk Capital inks deal with IIMG Africa allowing companies access to global mutual funds
28-02-2017 | 12:16:48
Indigenous investment banking firm, Dusk Capital, has entered into an agreement with the International Investment Management Group (IIMG Africa Ltd) that will give the Ghanaian company access to over 300 international mutual funds across the world.
Bank of Ghana freezes $1bn Sibton deal
27-02-2017 | 08:29:01
The central bank has reportedly put on hold the billion-dollar deal it handed to Sibton Switch, a local IT firm, to interconnect all payment systems in the country.
[Ghana] Securities and Exchange Commission tightens industry regulations
24-02-2017 | 12:30:00
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is in the process of unveiling higher standards for the securities industry in keeping up with the latest international development and to ensure the growth of the sector.
[Ghana] Commerz Savings and Loans courts technology to deepen financial inclusion
22-02-2017 | 05:33:01
Latest entrant into the financial sector, Commerz Savings and Loans, is embracing technology to reach and attract the unbanked population into the banking sector.
[Morocco] Ithmar Capital partners with Ghana investment Fund to deepen investment across Africa
21-02-2017 | 05:31:46
The Moroccan sovereign wealth fund Ithmar Capital and Ghana Infrastructure Investment Fund (GIIF) have concluded a strategic partnership to explore co-investment opportunities in many areas and in several African countries.
[Ghana] MoneyGram and Capital Bank count on new partnership to grow customer numbers
17-02-2017 | 15:05:00
MoneyGram and Capital Bank, announced today the launch of MoneyGram’s services across Capital’s Bank network in Ghana.
[Ghana] Over 5,000 jobs to be created from construction of $1.5 billion Tema port project
16-02-2017 | 09:20:00
Construction work has begun on the new $1.5billion container terminal at the Port of Tema in Ghana at the start of January. The terminal will directly create 5,000 jobs.
[Ghana] Airtel partners with Jaarno to unveil online marketplace for homegrown foodstuff
16-02-2017 | 05:32:00
Telecommunication company Airtel, has partnered with premier digital foodstuff marketing and distribution company, Jaarno to offer Airtel’s high value customers the convenience of shopping for locally grown food items online at a discount.
Norfund, FMO and Rabobank acquire 27.7% stake in CAL Bank Ghana
14-02-2017 | 14:00:00
The recent acquisition of a 27.7 % stake in CAL Bank in Ghana by newly formed investment company, Arise, is set to boost the banking sector in the country.
MTN Ghana pays GH¢34m as interest on mobile money
14-02-2017 | 08:24:00
MTN Ghana has paid GH¢34million as interest to about eight million mobile subscribers and 58,000 agents in the first quarter of 2016.
[Ghana] Adidas partners with Nutmeg Limited to launch online shopping platform
14-02-2017 | 04:31:25
Adidas in partnership with its official retail partner in Ghana, Nutmeg limited, announced the launch of an e-commerce platform to encourage online shopping of its products in Ghana.
Ghana gets first noodles factory
10-02-2017 | 16:03:10
Ghana has gotten its first noodles factory. The move which was powered by the Blow group, manufacturers of Bel-Aqua, will employ about 500 people.
[Ghana] Uche Ofodile named Express Wifi Africa Regional Head by Facebook
08-02-2017 | 14:57:12
Business leader, Uche Ofodile, has been named Regional Head-Africa for Express Wifi by facebook.
[Ghana] Olam becomes first West African biscuit manufacturer to earn international food safety standard
08-02-2017 | 06:11:00
Olam, Ghana’s Nutrifoods Biscuit factory, has becpme the first biscuit manufacturing facility in West Africa to earn international recognition for compliance in food safety standards after it was awarded the Food Safety System Certification Scheme (FSSC) 22000 accreditation along with the company’s tomato paste plant in Tema.
2017 IEEE PES PowerAfrica Conference | 27-30 June Accra, Ghana
04-01-2017 | 16:07:00
Meet researchers, executives, industry leaders, regulators, investors, and participants from ICT, energy, power & utility industries