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Don’t take us for granted – Nana tells British Airways

Source: dailyguideafrica.com President Akufo-Addo could not hide his feelings about the quality of service provided by aviation giant, British Airways to Ghanaians when management of the airline paid a courtesy call on him at the Presidency yesterday. “People complain about the movement of flights to and from Accra from Terminal 5 to Terminal 3 at Heathrow. Terminal 3 is not ...

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Finance Minister speaks about cedi’s resurgence

The Minister of Finance, Ken Ofori-Atta has attributed the recent stability in the Ghana Cedi to prudent measures put in place by government. He said although it is early days yet, government is committed to creating a conducive environment for the private sector to thrive. Speaking to GBC’s Radio Ghana on the side-lines of the swearing in of Deputy Ministers ...

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Minister Grabs $2.3bn In Historic Deal

In a historic financial transaction by the Ministry of Finance, an amount of $2.25 billion has been raked in through the issuance of bonds. The ministry yesterday successfully issued 15 and 7-year bonds with the same coupon of 19.75%, raising a total amount of $1.13 billion. In addition, the finance ministry raised the cedi equivalent of $1.12 billion in 5 ...

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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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