Government to support start-ups with GHC20m

Government is working towards putting a special funding mechanism in place, starting with GH¢20m, to support start-up businesses across various sectors, Business Development Minister,...

Overhaul tax exemption regime to save domestic industries – AGI

Domestic manufacturers, led by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), have called for an overhaul of the tax exemption regime to help prevent it...

Ghana hosts meeting on ECOWAS single currency

Ghana is hosting the 5th ECOWAS Presidential Task Force Meeting on the Single Currency Programme from the 17-21 February 2018, at the Accra International...

Ghana Doing Well So Far Under AGOA

Ghana has been lauded for its performance under African Growth and Opportunities Act (AGOA), more than doubling its exports to the United States to...

We’ll deal with illegal bunkering, fuel smuggling – Bawumia

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has reiterated government’s resolve to deal forcefully and decisively with the issue of illegal bunkering and the smuggling of...

Gov’t to leverage on deal with Chinese for ‘One district one factory’ project –...

The Deputy Minister of Information, Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has thrust aside rumours about the NPP government using 450billion USD as collateral to borrow 10billion...

Maintain integrity of VAT regime – Seth Terkper writes

The Value Added Tax (VAT) was introduced (or rather re-introduced)to replace the sales tax regime in December 1998,after the first attempt failed in 1995.Since...

World Bank misled Ghana – Osafo-Marfo

The Senior Minister designate, Yaw Osafo Marfo has said it was regrettable for the system to allow the Bank for Housing and Construction to...

Business grinds to a halt in Kumasi ahead of Asantehemaa’s burial

Business activities are expected to grind to a halt in Kumasi Thursday, as the late Asantehemaa is laid to rest in the evening. The Manhyia...

Cocoa workers kick against investigations into Dr Opuni’s tenure

The Cocoa Industry Workers Union has rejected calls for investigations into the tenure of office of former chief executive of the Ghana Cocoa Board...