Daily Archives: June 18, 2020

Ghana’s economy expands 4.9 percent in first quarter 2020

  Tamale Ghana’s economy expanded 4.9 percent year-on-year in the first quarter of 2020 compared to 6.7 per cent in the same period last year, driven mainly by the services sector, the Ghana Statistical Service (GSS) said on Wednesday. The Services sector recorded the highest growth of 9.5 per cent; the Agriculture sector expanded by

Investigations underway into missing suspected cocaine – GRA

Accra The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) says it has launched thorough investigations into the circumstances surrounding the handling and storage of the missing 100. 10 grams of whitish substance suspected to be narcotics. A statement signed by Mrs. Florence Asante, Assistant Commissioner Communications and Public Affairs, said the outcome and the

Tourism in Ketu-South gets boost

  Hedzranawo (VR) The Ketu South Municipality is to benefit from a €90,000 grant for the development of three-town tourism projects in the Somey Traditional Area of the Municipality. The projects, being funded by the Gerda Henkel Foundation in Germany would put the Hedzranawo Community Slave Museum, Adzido Slave Market Centre and Adafienu Palace Slave

Ghana needs selfless leaders to speed up development agenda – Bank Manager

Kumasi A renowned banker in Kumasi, has stressed the need for selfless and patriotic leadership at all levels, to help speed up the development agenda of the country. Mr. Sampson Anokye, Kumasi Asafo Branch Manager of GCB Bank, who made the call, said leadership without patriotism, respect and commitment to duty, made it extremely difficult

We have handed over all data to GRA – GCNet

Accra The Management of Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCNet) says it has handed over all data from year 2002 to May 31, 2020 to the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) in the requisite format. The management said the data was transformable, manageable, acceptable and transportable to any relational database management system