Buipewura Jinapor calls for more investment in aviation in northern Ghana

Buipewura Abdulai Jinapor II, Paramount Chief of the Buipe Traditional Area in the Savannah Region, has called for more investment in aviation in northern Ghana to improve traveling. With mirth, Buipewura Jinapor commended Goldstar Air, a private airline company, for adding to the airlines already operating in Ghana, and on its planned opening up of […]

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Belgium trade delegation explores investment opportunities in Ghana

Accra, A 30-member Belgium trade delegation will explore business and investment opportunities in Ghana between December 4 and 8, 2021. The delegation will include Belgian companies, business leaders, entrepreneurs, professionals and experts from various fields. The sectors are Transport (infrastructure and service; harbours, airports, waterways, railway), ICT, Telecommunication, Agriculture, Construction (urban development; civil engineering) and […]

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NDPC tasks MMDAs to enable businesses perform locally

Accra, Dr Kodjo Mensah-Abrampa, Director-General, National Development Planning Commission (NDPC), has tasked Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies to create an enabling environment for the private sector to thrive at the local level. He said it would also position local businesses to take advantage of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and create more jobs […]

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Traders in Sissala area express hope in food price reduction

Tumu (UWR), Traders in the Sissala East Municipality have expressed hope in the reduction of food prices in the coming months after farm produce had been harvested in the areas. This, they said, would soon affect the high food prices in the areas and the country as a whole, which were being sold at high […]

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Sanctions against Mali not good for AfCFTA – Prof Quartey

Accra, Professor Peter Quartey, the Director of the Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), says sanctions imposed on Mali by the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) following the country’s coup, will affect intra trade in Africa negatively. ECOWAS suspended Mali in May this year from the regional bloc after a second […]

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Ghana’s SDG Investor Map tool identifies $39million worth of SMEs investments

Accra, Ghana’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Investor Map Pipeline Builder tool has successfully identified a base value of USD 39million worth of Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs) investments in Ghana. Dr Angela Lusigi, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), Resident Representative in Ghana said, this was within six months to September 2021 under its pilot scheme, […]

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Toyota Ghana partners garages to promote genuine parts

Accra, Toyota Ghana Company Limited as part of measures to curb fake spare parts, has introduced a project dubbed, “Team Toyota” to partner various garages in fighting the menace in the automobile market. “Team Toyota” is a unique spare parts support project that offers garages the opportunity to partner with Toyota to supply genuine aftermarket […]

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A national development plan vital for sustained development – Azongo

Kumasi, A Development Planner, has stressed the need for a comprehensive national development plan from which budget statements could be presented for implementation.   Mr. Nyaaba-Aweebo Azongo says there was the need for the people of the country to have an idea of a well-planned development document for which annual financial orientation could be implemented. […]

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