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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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UN agency to assess airspace closure against Qatar, host talks

The United Nations aviation agency said on Wednesday it was reviewing a request from Qatar to intervene after its Gulf neighbours closed their airspace to Qatar flights, part of the region’s biggest diplomatic row and trade blockade in years. Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt cut diplomatic and transport ties with Qatar a week ago, accusing it of fomenting ...

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Gov’t Needs $7bn To Revamp Railway Development- Railway Minister

The Minister of Railway Development, Joe Ghartey, has disclosed that, government will need $7 billion to revamp the railway sector within the next four years. He said the ministry has received a lot of inquiries from both local and foreign investors on how they could partner the government to turn the fortunes of the railway sector around and gave an ...

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Family Who Won $429 Million Lottery Aims To Use Money To Fight Poverty

Visit aol.com for more news. We’ve all fantasized about what we’d do if a few million dollars just found its way into our lives. For the Smith family of Trenton, New Jersey, philanthropy was at the top of their list after they won a $429 million Powerball jackpot last year. At a post-win press conference last May, the family, which ...

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Veep Dr. Bawumia Indicates Gov’t Willingness To Study Best Practices For Indigenous Businesses

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has indicated Government’s readiness to study existing best practices elsewhere to help enact the appropriate legislation to help indigenous businesses to thrive. He said government is to poised to create an enabling environment to attract more investments into the country. Dr. Bawumia made these comments when the management of Kantanka Automobile Limited called on him ...

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Ghana earns $94 Million from petroleum export for first quarter

The Ministry of Finance first quarter report on petroleum export has revealed that Ghana realised 94 million dollars. The money was realised from oil exported by the Ghana group and also royalty payments from other partners on the Jubilee and Tweneboa Enyere Ntomme (TEN) oil fields. More than nine hundred thousand barrels of crude was exported from the TEN oil ...

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