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Vodacom Announces Conference Call Advanced – Free Conference Calling Facility

03-09-2012 | 14:19:53
Vodacom has announced Conference Call Advanced - a service which provides users with a tool to set up a multi-party conference call by dialling the dedicated ...

Airtel Ghana launches “Touching Lives” season two

03-09-2012 | 14:11:06
Airtel Ghana has launched the second 13-week season of its hit emotional television show, Airtel Touching Lives. The show is dedicated to rewarding and ...

AfDB invests in first private sector project in Côte d’Ivoire in over a decade with €58m toll bridge loan

03-08-2012 | 12:25:34
The African Development Bank‘s (AfDB) Board of Directors has approved a €58 million loan (equivalent to FCFA 38 billion) towards the financing of the ...

Madini Africa brings about investment in African mineral beneficiation

03-08-2012 | 05:56:12
Madini Africa is the pre-eminent Pan African investment conference dedicated to mineral processing & beneficiation projects throughout the continent.With ...

Edge-Core Networks’ adds an online edge to product portfolio

03-08-2012 | 05:43:27
ICEcat.biz – online content free for all Edge-Core, SMC Networks channel partnersEdge-Core Networks Corporation, a global networking solution provider ...

Kotoka International Airport to handle 5.2 million passengers by 2013

03-08-2012 | 05:24:52
Ghana’s only international airport, the Kotoka International Airport (KIA) will undergo expansion that will increase its capacity to handle 5.2 million ...

Ghana: Banks ready to welcome three additional ones

03-07-2012 | 21:00:00
Some players in the banking industry have welcomed news that three more banks are in line to be licensed by the Bank of Ghana (BoG) to operate.The BoG ...

Vacancy: Experienced Online Business Journalist in Accra – Ghana

03-07-2012 | 12:43:16
For the expansion of the Editorial Team in our Ghana operation we have a vacancy for an Experienced Business Journalist. This is a full time position, ...

Using new media to tackle an old problem

03-07-2012 | 07:12:08
Vodacom today went live with a new tool to tackle the longstanding issue of scam SMSs.  By adding a specialised new tab on its Facebook page, Vodacom ...

Ghana’s first audio tele-conferencing system launched

03-07-2012 | 07:07:10
A new platform to enable groups of persons irrespective of their geographical location come together virtually via a phone call to exchange ideas formally ...

ZunguZ offers one-click Facebook payment functionality for all

03-07-2012 | 07:05:44
ZunguZ, the multi-tiered platform that facilitates micro-payments between users on social networks, has signalled the beginning of its second tier of ...

IMANI’s Bright Simons named Young Global Leader for 2012

03-07-2012 | 05:21:48
Three high-flying and global award-winning Ghanaians, Bright Simons, Fred Swaniker and Kimathi Kuenyehia, have been honoured with the title of “Young ...

Rwanda offers incentives to attract investment in commercial horticulture

03-06-2012 | 21:00:00
The government of Rwanda and key development partners including the World Bank, have launched a number of initiatives to attract commercial horticulture ...

AfDB takes USD 50m equity Carlyle’s first fund in Sub-Saharan Africa

03-05-2012 | 10:36:48
The Board of the African Development Bank (AfDB) approved an equity investment of USD 50 million into the Carlyle Sub Saharan Africa Fund on 22 February.  ...

Legislation on uranium mining in place

03-05-2012 | 10:13:46
Tanzania has passed key legislations to control uranium mining. This will allow Canadian firm, Uranium One Inc, to start production at Mkuju River before ...

Engen to increase market share

03-05-2012 | 08:10:58
Engen Ghana Limited (EGL) says it is ready to increase its market shares in the country as well as control 10% of the market in Africa by 2016. The ...

New platform for SMEs to list on GSE

03-05-2012 | 08:04:14
The Ghana Stock Exchange has abolished the second listing platform on the local bourse to pave the way for rolling-out an alternative market designed ...

Statement at the Conclusion of an IMF Mission to Ghana

03-05-2012 | 05:20:25
A mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), led by Christina Daseking, visited Accra during February 22 to March 2, 2012, to conduct discussions ...

World Bank Sees Progress Against Extreme Poverty, But Flags Vulnerabilities

03-01-2012 | 09:23:49
In every region of the developing world, the percentage of people living on less than $1.25 a day and the number of poor declined between 2005-2008, ...

World Bank To Help Improve Health, Girl Education, Water Sources, And Paved Roads In Uganda

03-01-2012 | 09:01:51
The World Bank Board of Executive Directors today approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit* of US$1000 million to improve efficiency ...