Category: Business

Government urged to address challenges of marketing agric produce

Government urged to address challenges of marketing agric produce

The Deputy Executive Director of the Centre for Indigenous Knowledge and Organisational Development (CIKOD), Mr. Daniel Banuoku has urged the government to take a critical look at the marketing of agricultural produce if it was to succeed with its Planting for Food and Jobs (PFJ) programme. According to Mr. Banuoku the challenge that confronts farmers in the country currently was […]

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Mahogany Consult shares PROI summit experience

Mahogany Consult shares PROI summit experience

The 47th Annual Global Summit of Public Relations Organisations International (PROI), has been held in Sydney, Australia. The summit which was under the theme, ‘The new world we live discussed  issues such as the need for Public Relations practitioners to develop consultancies that are equipped with relevant human and technological resources to drive results in the communication and business space. […]

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PZ Cussons donates to KATH

PZ Cussons donates to KATH

PZ Cussons, a leading producer and distributor of personal and homecare products, has presented quantities of personal hygiene products valued at GH₵15,000.00 to the Mother and Baby Unit (MBU) of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital in Kumasi. The kind gesture, which is in response to a recent media reports on the plight of babies at the hospital, is to help manage […]

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AOMC protests against black marketing of petroleum products

AOMC protests against black marketing of petroleum products

The Association of Oil Marketing Companies (AOMC), has expressed grave concern over what it describes as an escalating black marketing of petroleum products in the country, and has given the government 48 hours to take a decisive action to halt the menace. If the government fails, the group has threatened to take actions that would force the government to act […]

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Meeting Safety Standards will make companies globally competitive

Meeting Safety Standards will make companies globally competitive

Mr Mike Enendu, General Manager for Finance and Administration at West Africa Gas Pipeline Company (WAPCo), has urged Ghanaian vendors to be diligent in adhering to the company’s safety standards. This, he said, would make them competitive in the larger domestic and global oil and gas sector. He said getting WAPCo’s safety standards right would equip vendors to be competitive […]

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Ghana Export Promotion Authority gets new Chief Executive

President Nana Akufo-Addo has appointed Ms Gifty Kekeli Klenam as the new Chief Executive of the Ghana Export Promotion Authority. Ghana Export Promotion Authority is expected to play critical role in the industrialisation agenda of the Akufo Addo administration. She takes over from Mr. James Z. Tiigah who led the organisation under the NDC government. Ms Klenam brings with her […]

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National Financial Inclusion Strategy set for June

National Financial Inclusion Strategy set for June

The government will in June this year, launch a National Financial Inclusion Strategy (NFIS) aimed at bringing financial services to the doorsteps of Ghanaians. The strategy will also address issues of soundness and stability in the financial market to oversee and regulate the deployment of financial infrastructure, strengthen financial protection and improve upon financial literacy and capacity. The Minister of […]

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Manufacturers of Adonko Bitters set record straight

Manufacturers of Adonko Bitters set record straight

The management of Angel Group of Companies, manufacturers of Adonko Bitters has stated that their preliminary investigations have revealed that no one passed out as a result of the consumption of the product. “Over 35,000 people attended the event and our preliminary investigations indicate that whilst about 10 people may have been drunk and slept off, no one passed out […]

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Prudential Bank, Ria Money Transfer strike partnership deal … Promises affordable money transfer

Prudential Bank, Ria Money Transfer strike partnership deal … Promises affordable money transfer

Prudential Bank Limited (PBL) has partnered Ria Money Transfer Service to enable customers transfer and receive remittances from countries the service operates at affordable prices. Speaking at the launch of the partnership in Accra, Mrs Mary Brown, Deputy Managing Director (Banking Operations), PBL said that service was to offer customers the platform to engage in electronic financial transfers in about […]

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NLA to collaborate with uncertified private lottery operators  …Director General

NLA to collaborate with uncertified private lottery operators …Director General

The Director General of the National Lottery Authority (NLA), Kofi Osei-Ameyaw says the Authority is ready to collaborate with uncertified private lottery operators who are willing to join NLA. He said the Authority would issue them with licenses, and provide them with point of sale terminals (POSTs) to operate. Mr. Osei-Ameyaw said this when the executives of the Association of […]

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