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City to deposit $20 million in Chicago’s last black-owned bank

The last black-owned bank in Chicago is set to receive a $20 million deposit of city funds. City Treasurer Kurt Summers on Monday announced the deposit into Illinois Service Federal Savings and Loan Association. Founded in Chicago in 1934 to help give the black community better access to credit, ISF Bank is one of just more than 20 black-owned banks ...

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Jeff Bezos briefly dethrones Bill Gates as world’s richest person!

By Matt Egan July 27, 2017: 4:21 PM ET Just over two decades ago, Jeff Bezos started selling books online from his garage. Today, the Amazon CEO surpassed Bill Gates as the richest person on Earth, for a few hours at least. Bezos’s net worth topped $90 billion on Thursday morning, allowing the Amazon founder and CEO to dethrone Gates, ...

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Ghanaian Challenges Internet Search Engine Giants-video

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Abolishment of spare parts duty comes into effect this week

Source: kasapafmonline.com ………………………..Nana Addo is ‘Show boy’ – Abossey Okai spare parts dealers Buyers of automobile parts will enjoy relief on vehicle spare parts following the abolishment of the import duties on spare parts. The tax policy goes into effect this week after Parliament finally removed import duties on automobile spare parts to help reduce prices of vehicle spare parts ...

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Did you get bumped from your flight? Only take cash, never a voucher

Chances are good that every flight you take these days is overbooked. Airlines need planes that are at least 85% full to start making a profit on airfare. And they won’t consistently achieve that level if they don’t account for missed connections, people oversleeping, or simply choosing not to show. You’ve likely heard a gate agent announce that the airline ...

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H.E.L.P. on the Illinois Tollway

Drivers dialing *999 for roadway assistance will be served by new white and red H.E.L.P. trucks. In an effort to improve service to our customers, the Tollway launched the H.E.L.P. Truck Tracker to help drivers who have requested roadside assistance to identify where trucks are along the road and when they are headed in their direction.The Tracker is active during ...

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Spare parts dealers hail passage of Vehicle Spare parts Bill

The PRO of GUTA and the chairman of the Abossey Okai spare parts dealers association Joseph Adi has welcomed the passage of the bill on some Vehicle spare parts. Speaking on Behind the news, Mr Adi said the move will bring relief to spare parts dealers as well as consumers and patrons of imported used vehicle parts at Abossey Okai ...

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$2.25b bond: Finance Minister asked to step aside for investigations

Former Deputy Minister of Finance and MP for Cape Coast South, Kweku Rickett-Hagan has reiterated the need for the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta to step aside in the 2.25 billion dollar bond issuance. Speaking on GBC’s Current Affairs Programme ‘Talking Point, Mr Rickett-Hagan indicated that, the relationship between the Finance Minister and Franklin Templeton raises potential conflict of interest ...

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