Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia to launch Ghana.gov today

Posted by - July 14, 2021

Government’s quest to ensure that there is less dependent on cash or little cash used as payment for all financial transactions and services in the country is taking shape. This is because its single digital payment platform Ghana.gov goes fully live from today. The Vice President, Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia, is expected to launch the Ghana.gov

FanMilk MD honoured for his outstanding contribution to marketing in Ghana

Posted by - July 7, 2021

The Managing Director of FanMilk PLC, Ziobeieton Yeo has been honoured as the ‘captain of industry’ with the most outstanding contribution to marketing during the 2021 Marketing World Awards (MWA) in Ghana. The MWA awards celebrate organisations and individuals that have exhibited excellence in upholding concrete marketing strategies, displayed uniqueness of offerings and conveyed a

Ghana and Africa to receive $23bn from IMF to purchase vaccines

Posted by - June 29, 2021

Ghana and other African countries will receive $23 billion, out of $650 billion Special Drawing Rights from the International Monetary Fund to purchase covid-19 vaccines and get more Ghanaians and Africans vaccinated. This follows a document put forward by IMF staff on a global proposal that targets vaccinating of at least 40% of the total

Hubtel introduces Ghana’s first ever self-service myGhQR.com portal

Posted by - June 16, 2021

Ghana’s direct bank-to-any-account contactless payment service myGhQR.com has been officially launched by leading payments service provider, Hubtel, in collaboration with Ghana Interbank Payments and Settlement Systems (GhIPPS). myGhQR.com is Ghana’s first-ever self-service portal to enable direct bank-to-bank transfers. The service eliminates the need of paying in cheques or using a POS card machine or displaying

IMF revises Ghana’s growth rate to 4.6% in 2021, 6.1% in 2022

Posted by - April 7, 2021

The International Monetary Fund has revised Ghana’s growth rate for this year, from 4.2% to 4.6%, according to its latest updated World Economic Outlook Report. The Fund also projected an impressive Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate of 6.1% for next year. But these higher growth rates have not really translated into real jobs and

Prudence Foundation, Prudential Life,others partner to support GMW 2021 with Cha-Ching initiatives in Ghana

Posted by - March 31, 2021

Prudence Foundation, the community investment arm of Prudential in Asia and Africa, Prudential Life Insurance Ghana (“Prudential Life”), a leading insurer in the country and JA Ghana, a member of JA Worldwide, one of the world’s largest global, non-profit organization dedicated to empowering young people to own their economic success, have collaborated to support Global

Harriet Clare Thompson Becomes the new High Commissioner to Ghana

Posted by - March 4, 2021

Harriet Clare Thompson has been appointed British High Commissioner to Ghana and Non-resident British High Commissioner to the Republic of Benin. Ms. Thompson will be replacing Iain Walker who has been serving in such capacity since 2017. She will take up her appointment during Summer 2021. She previously served as the Head of Mission and