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President Akufo-Addo courts investors, outlines programme for economic transformation

Source: rainbowradioonline.com The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, has outlined his programme for the social and economic transformation of the country, and is therefore urging investors and CEOs of the largest African and international companies to invest in Ghana. This programme of social and economic transformation, according to President Akufo-Addo, is hinged on restructuring the governance institution ...

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VP Announces New Policies at a meeting with investors from Mauritius.-video

THE FIRST PHASE OF THE ONE DISTRICT, ONE FACTORY, IS OUT* The monitoring begins today *Ga South,* Soap Making Factory, Total Employment 125 *Kwahu South,* Saw Mill Factory, Total Employment 80 *Kintampo South,* Mini-hydro Plant, Total Employment 30 *Ga East,* Designer Lace, Textile Factory, Total Employment 350 *Denkyembour* Ethanol Plant, Total Employment 16000 *Kintampo North,* Cotton Buds Bandage, Total Employment ...

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Cedi begins losing streak – GN Research

Source: Starrfmonline.com Ghana’s currency, the Cedi is likely to record high levels of depreciation during the year if the government does not clearly come out with a policy to manage the situation. In January the Cedi depreciated on average against the dollar 0.08% and 0.24% in February. During the first weeks in March 2017, the cedi has recorded a significant ...

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Trump will ‘look at’ Social Security, Medicare cuts: White House budget director

Source:aol.com Donald Trump said during his presidential campaign not to touch Social Security, Medicare or Medicaid, but Trump’s new budget director says he’s working on getting the president to “look at” entitlement reform. “There are ways that we can not only allow the president to keep his promise but to help him keep his promise by fixing some of these ...

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The Home Refinance Plan Banks Don’t Want You Knowing

source:onesmartpenny.com   The Home Refinance Plan Banks Don’t Want You Knowing  February 15, 2017 When homeowners visit The Easy Loan Site1 official website, they may be surprised to find out they qualify for a plan that offers them shockingly low interest rates. Still unknown to many, this brilliant government program called the Home Affordable Refinance Plan (HARP)2 could benefit millions of Americans and ...

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Website hack won’t affect deposits – GN Bank

Source: citifmonline.com GN Bank has downplayed suggestions that a recent hack on its website will affect the investment of customers. It has therefore urged the public not to withdraw their deposits from the bank. The bank’s website was earlier this week hacked and defaced by some unknown persons, but the website was restored after several hours. GN bank in a ...

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Ghanaian invents phone- tracking technology

The proliferation of mobile phone theft in the world came along with the incidence of phone theft that has become a common feature. Phone loss with its attendant loss of contact and other valuable data is a painful experience no one ever wishes to have. To save people from such an incident, a Ghanaian developer, Jonathan Amenyah, the founder of ...

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Bank of Ghana Begins Circulating New GH¢5 Notes

The Central Bank of Ghana, will today, March 7, 2017, put into circulation a new Five Gh. Cedis, (GH¢5) banknote. This forms part of the Central Bank’s 60th anniversary, which was on March 4, 2017. According to a member of the Currency Department of the Bank of Ghana, Mr. Dominic Owusu, one of the unique features of the note is ...

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