NGO to establish ‘Solar Hub’ for Sunyani Municipal women farmers

Sunyani, Plan International Ghana, a non-governmental organisation (NGO) has undertaken feasibility studies in two farming communities for the establishment of a ‘Solar Hub’ in the Sunyani Municipality. The Solar Hub, a fabricated kiosk imported from Germany, would provide relevant information on weather patterns, link women farmers to marketers, agro-processors and financial institutions, and Business Advocacy […]

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Vodafone Ghana launches Smart Surf Wireless Router

Accra, Vodafone Ghana has officially launched a new wireless router, the “Vodafone Smart Surf” to connect all customers without access to fibre broadband to fast internet connectivity. The router selling at GH¢399.00 connects up to 32 users at a time. Mr George Abban, the Head of Fixed Business, Vodafone Ghana, who joined other officials from […]

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IATF 2021 targets more than 40billion dollars in trade deals

Accra, More than 40billion dollars worth of trade deals are expected to be sealed at the Intra-African Trade Fair(IATF) 2021 scheduled for Durban, KwaZulu-Natal South Africa in November this year. The IATF 2021 will provide a unique and valuable platform for businesses to access an integrated African Market of over 1.2billion people with a Gross […]

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Industries cry for consistent supply of utilities

Kpone, The management of B5 Plus Group the largest steel manufacturer in West African has appealed to utility providers to ensure regular supply of water and electricity to companies within the industrial enclave. Mr Mukesh V. Thakwani, Chief Executive Officer of B5 Plus Group, which is also the third largest steel manufacturer in Africa, located […]

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Akim Asene farmer groups receive off-farm training

Akim Asene (E/R), To empower women’s group in the Asene Manso Akroso District, the Department of Agriculture, has organised an off-farm training programme for women in Akim Asene. The participants for the one-day training, were from Peace Palm Oil Processing Women Group, Moral Entrepreneurial Group among others, who were trained on liquid soap making. Briefing […]

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Cocobod expects record production of 1.06 million tonnes for 2020/21 season

Accra, Ghana Cocoa Board expects production to reach 1.06 million tonnes for the 2020/21 season, the Chief Executive Mr Joseph Boahen Aidoo, said on Thursday. He said with six weeks to the end of the season, the Board had recorded 1.033 million tonnes, beating the previous record of 1.024 million metric tonnes in the 2010/ […]

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IFC to invest $3 million to improve access to medical diagnostics in Ghana

Accra, The International Finance Corporation (IFC) has signed a partnership agreement with South African radiology specialist Bergman, Ross and Partners Incorporated (BRP) to increase access to world-class medical diagnostic services in Ghana. Under the partnership, IFC would invest roughly $3 million in Quest Medical Imaging (QMI) to build new medical diagnostic facilities in Accra to […]

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Govt denies spending GH¢ 600 million on agenda 111 before sod cutting

Accra, The Ministry of Finance says allegations that the government has spent GH¢ 636 million on the Agenda 111 even before the sod cutting of the project are not true In a statement issued by the Public Relations Unit, the Ministry said the GH¢ 600 million released to the Health Infrastructure Account at Bank of […]

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