Category: Business

LEKMA moves to increase revenue generation

The Ledzokuku Krowor Municipal Assembly (LEKMA), is collaborating with the Lands Commission to undertake proper valuation of properties within its jurisdiction to improve revenue generation. This came to light at a town hall meeting organised by the assembly in Accra yesterday. The meeting brought together management of the assembly and residents in the municipality to deliberate on issues hindering its […]

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Patronise made-in-Ghana products – Trade and Industry Minister

Kasapreko Alomo Bittters has been adjudged the best beverage product for 2016 at the maiden edition of the Ghana Beverage Awards (GBA). Kasapreko Company Limited, the manufacturer of the product, also won the Manufacturer of the Year Award with Guinness Ghana Limited winning the Ready-To-Drink Award with its Orijin alcoholic drink. The Wine of the Year Award was won by […]

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Improve branding of products – Ghanaian manufacturers urged

The Chief Executive Officer of Tracca Ghana Limited, a fixed Asset Management company, Pascal Mohammed has advised Ghanaian business owners to improve the branding of their products in order to increase the demand for the products both locally and internationally. He said most Ghanaian manufacturers produced quality products but failed in the aspect of branding them properly and that made […]

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Stanchart records positive growth last year

Standard Chartered Bank Ghana Limited last year recorded positive growth after it faced a challenging year in 2015. The bank last year posted a profit after tax of GH¢224.5 million, as against GH¢61.1 million figure recorded in 2015. Total assets of the bank grew by 30 per cent from GH¢3, 369 million in 2015 to GH¢4,374 million in 2016. Additionally, […]

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Government to announce replacement for Governor

The government says it will announce the replacement for Dr Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku who has announced his resignation as the Governor of the Bank of Ghana in the coming weeks. Dr Abdul-Nashiru Issahaku announced his resignation as the Governor of the Bank of Ghana for personal reasons with effect from April 1, 2017. A statement signed by Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, Minister […]

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Unilever, Guinness, others receive HR star awards

Unilever, Guinness, others receive HR star awards

Unilever Ghana was on Saturday, adjudged the overall best Organisation in HR Practice by the Institute of Human Resources, Management Practitioners, Ghana (IHRMP). In addition, the company received the Best Organisation in Learning & Development Practice award, Best Talent Management Strategy award and Best use of CSR in HR award. Guinness Ghana Breweries Limited (GGBL) received three awards as the […]

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Government to strengthen relations with India —–Senior Minister

The government will strengthen its relations with the Republic of India to grow Ghana’s private sector and the economy to solve the unemployment problem in the country, Senior Minister, Mr. Yaw Osafo-Marfo has said. He said the government believed the private sector was a powerful avenue for job creation, if the right environment was created for its growth. “We will […]

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YIEDIE calls for more investment into construction sector

YIEDIE calls for more investment into construction sector

The Youth Inclusive Entrepreneurial Development Initiative for Employment (YIEDIE) has called for more investment into Ghana’s construction sector to create jobs for the youth. Quoting a report by the Work Bank, which states that more than 700,000 jobs will be created from 2015 through to 2020 in the construction sector the institution, is of the firm conviction that the youth […]

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New Board Chair meets MiDA management team

The new chairperson of the MiDA Board, Professor Yaa Ntiamoa-Baidu, has met with MiDA’s management team a few days after the inauguration of the reconstituted MiDA Board last week Monday. The meeting, which comes ahead of her maiden board meeting next week, gave Prof Ntiamoa-Baidu the opportunity to get acquainted with the heads of the various units at MiDA and […]

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Centre for CSR to organise training programmes

As part of efforts to create awareness on sustainable corporate social responsibility (CSR) in the country, the Centre for CSR, West Africa, will organise a series of CSR training programmes for organisations. Scheduled for April this year, the centre will hold similar trainings in other West African countries including Nigeria. This was contained in a statement issued by the centre […]

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