Stanbic bank now offers collateral-free lending service for SMEs

Posted by - April 8, 2019

Stanbic Bank Ghana recently launched a banking product which will allow for Small and Medium-scale Enterprises (SMEs) to access loans from the bank without providing any form of collateral. According to the bank, this is in line with the recognition of SMEs as better placed in gratifying various socio-economic objectives of the country. Known as

MTN Ghana launches data experience for customers with 4G+ service

Posted by - March 18, 2019

MTN Ghana recently launched its 4G+ service to provide faster data speeds with widest coverage for its customers. The 4G+ service runs on 4G LTE Advanced technology using the combination of the 800MHz and 2600MHz for carrier aggregation which is an enhancement on the 4G LTE experience. This provides more capacity and enhanced data speed

FirstBank links growth to innovations, service delivery

Posted by - November 29, 2018

First Bank of Nigeria Limited has attributed its success story to innovations and reinvention of products and services aimed at satisfying customers’ needs and aspirations. Dr. Adesola Adeduntan, the Bank’s Managing Director, stated this on the sidelines of the second anniversary of FirstGem, a female focused product in Lagos. “At FirstBank, our purpose is to

MTN Ghana revenue rises, driven by mobile money service

Posted by - October 22, 2018

MTN Group said on Friday its Ghana unit’s third quarter revenue grew around 23 percent boosted by its mobile money service MoMo. MTN Ghana said revenue for the nine months ended 30 September 2018 rose to 3.54 billion Ghanaian cedi ($731.90 million) from 2.49 billion Ghanaian cedi during the same period a year ago. During

Yah sat launches Ghana’s first satellite internet service

Posted by - September 12, 2018

Yahsat, a UAE-based leading satellite operator, has launched its broadband satellite service, YahClick, in Ghana. Announcing the launch during a press conference in Accra, a partnership with Yahsat’s regional broadcast and Internet service providers Comsys and Teledata was also announced. With the introduction of YahClick, Yahsat, along with Service Partners Comsys and Teledata, intend to

Ecobank Partners Vivo Energy on Xpress banking service

Posted by - August 29, 2018

Ecobank Ghana has partnered Vivo Energy to introduce Xpress point agency banking. This is an easy banking service allows customers to access some banking services at selected shell filling stations in a bid to deepen financial inclusion in the country. Executive Director of Ecobank Ghana, Morgan Fianku Asiedu speaking at the launch of the service

Shell service station offers employment to locals

Posted by - August 14, 2018

Vivo Energy Ghana, the company that distributes and markets Shell-branded fuels and lubricants, has inaugurated an ultra-modern Shell service station at Westlands in the West Legon locality, to offer employment opportunities for youth within the community and convenience for customers. The Westlands service station which has the warm and modern shop brand, ‘welcome’, state-of-the art

Ethiopian Starts Thrice Weekly Service to Bahrain

Posted by - August 21, 2017

Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest airline in Africa, marked commencement of a thrice weekly service to Bahrain at a reception ceremony held recently. Heralding the inaugural flight, Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam, Group CEO Ethiopian Airlines, said; “Bahrain is an important destination in the Middle East joining the ever emerging Ethiopian destinations to the Gulf. We are