– Ghana has launched the Easter Chocolate Scorecard in Accra to drum home the need to promote sustainable cocoa production in the world, especially in cocoa producing countries.   The Scorecard programme, introduced in 2018 in America and Europe, is to assess the activities of cocoa and chocolate processing companies against indicators like agroforestry, deforestation and climate change, […]

Standard Chartered and the Ghana’s Ministry of Finance have signed a 55-million Euro agreement for a road infrastructure supported by an Export Credit Agency (ECA).   Working closely with Exportkreditnämnden1(EKN, the Swedish ECA) and Swedish Export Credit Corporation (SEK), Standard Chartered’s project financing will fund the asphalt overlay of 100km of feeder roads in Tamale, Walewale, Nalerigu, Gambaga, Damongo, and […]

Ho The Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) is making significant progress in supporting African countries to leverage the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA) to drive digital trade on the continent.   Madam Daya Bragante, Head of the Sub-Regional Initiatives Cluster in the ECA’s East Africa Sub-Regional Office (SRO-EA), said this at the ongoing 39th ECA Committee of Experts of […]

  Accra Mr Vincent Sam Brew, the Outgoing Board Chairman of the Queen of Peace Co-operative Credit Union Limited, on Sunday said the financial year witnessed an increase in investment of 36. 8 percent from GH¢2,793,626.75 to GH¢3,822,462.40.   The net loans to members reduced from GH¢2,831,207.37 to GH¢2,717,978.88, representing a four percent decline.   Mr Brew was addressing the […]

  Kwaboanta D/A Junior High School in the Ayesuano District of the Eastern Region has called on the Government to provide teaching and learning resources for improved outcome.   Mr Castro Dough, Headmaster of the school, who made the appeal in an interview with the Ghana News Agency at Asamankese, said the basic school was in a bad state for […]