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Corporate Governance Directive - Revised Transitional Provisions

Corporate Governance Directive - Revised Transitional Provisions

Bank of Ghana has issued an exposure draft on the revised provisions on the Corporate Governance Directive (CDG). The transitional provisions is intended to operationalise the CDG. The Bank wishes to welcome comments on all aspects of this exposure draft. Comments should be sent to Banking Supervision Department, or email bsd@bog.gov.gh lastest by Friday 14th September, 2018"

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GEF 2018 opens today

GEF 2018 opens today

The seventh edition of the Business and Financial Times’ annual event, the Ghana Economic Forum (GEF), is set to start today at the Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel in Accra.

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'No cause for alarm'; Menzgold explains delays in extra value payments

'No cause for alarm'; Menzgold explains delays in extra value payments

Gold dealership, Menzgold, says delays in the payment of extra value [dividends] to some clients have come about as a result of a systems upgrade, assuring clients that there is no cause for alarm.

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First Allied Customers Storm Branches, Demand Deposits - PHOTOS

First Allied Customers Storm Branches, Demand Deposits - PHOTOS

First Allied Customers Storm Branches, Demand Deposits - PHOTOS

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NPRA to name and shame defaulting tier-2 pension institutions - Business & Financial Times

NPRA to name and shame defaulting tier-2 pension institutions - Business & Financial Times

The National Pensions Regulatory Authority (NPRA) has said it is going to embark on a rigorous exercise to clamp down on institutions which don’t contribute to the tier-two pension schemes for workers

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Participant complain about delays in Issuing of TIN

Participant complain about delays in Issuing of TIN

Koforidua (E/R), Sept.3, GNA - Participants at a tax education seminar organized by the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) have complained about the long delay in the issuance of the Tax Identification Num

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GN Re offers GHS150k for insurance related research

GN Re offers GHS150k for insurance related research

GN-Reinsurance, in collaboration with the University of Ghana (UG), has officially announced a GHS150, 000 Pension and Insurance Research Fund to support pension and insurance related research. The…

goldstreetbusiness.com
Unilever Ghana launches IdeaTrophy Business Challenge

Unilever Ghana launches IdeaTrophy Business Challenge

Accra, Sept. 3, GNA - Unilever Ghana has launched the 2018 edition of the IdeaTrophy aimed at introducing university students to the realities of the business world. The 2018 Unilever Africa business

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Non-Performing Loans hit GH¢8.7bn

Non-Performing Loans hit GH¢8.7bn

The stock of Non-Performing Loans in the banking sector reached GH¢8.74 billion in June this year, according to the latest banking sector report.

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UBA Grows Gross Earnings By 16%, Delivers 17% Return on Average Equity

UBA Grows Gross Earnings By 16%, Delivers 17% Return on Average Equity

…Sustains Interim Dividend Africa’s leading financial institution, United Bank for Africa Plc. has announced it’s audited 2018 half year financial results, showing strong growth across key pe…

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Energy Bank, others face IPO challenge

Energy Bank, others face IPO challenge

In the wake of MTN Ghana’s record breaking Initial Public Offer, banks in Ghana that have been looking up to share offers on the Ghana Stock Exchange to meet the Bank of Ghana’s GHc400 million mini…

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Energy Commercial Bank refutes claims on its IPO process

Energy Commercial Bank refutes claims on its IPO process

Energy Commercial Bank has refuted a recent media publication on its Initial...

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China dispels saddling Africa with debt

China dispels saddling Africa with debt

As China prepares to host Africa on business and investments, it has downplayed confrontation that overseas investment is saddling developing countries with unsustainable levels of debt China’s min…

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China’s Xi promises Africa $60billion

China’s Xi promises Africa $60billion

Chinese President Xi Jinping pledged debt relief to some poorer African nations. Watch news video of this here https://www.bloomberg.com/news/videos/2018-09-03/xi-promises-africa-debt-relief-as-china-counters-aid-criticism-video

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Vodafone poised to lead SME digital agenda

Vodafone poised to lead SME digital agenda

Vodafone wants to entrench its reputation as the digital telco of the...

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GEPA meets tertiary institutions on ECOWAS market penetration

GEPA meets tertiary institutions on ECOWAS market penetration

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA), has held a meeting with Ghanaian...

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Nominations for the 2nd Edition of Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards ends on 10th Septe

Nominations for the 2nd Edition of Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards ends on 10th Septe

Nominations for the 2nd edition of Ghana Accountancy and Finance Awards organized by the Strategic Accountancy Africa in partnerships with the Association of Certified Chartered Accountants, Charte…

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Ghana clears maritime doubt

Ghana clears maritime doubt

The Chairman of the Licensing Bid Rounds and Negotiation (LBRN) Committee, Mr Lawrence Asangongo Apaalse has reassured global oil giants clamouring for oil blocks offshore Keta-Accra basin to the east

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Strategic partnerships and investments key to Africa’s economic transformation

Strategic partnerships and investments key to Africa’s economic transformation

By Maxwell Awumah, GNA     Hohoe, Sept. 3, GNA - Dr Akinwumi Adesina, President of the African Development Bank (AfDB) has said that Africa can feed itself in 10 years and the rest of humanity if the

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Agrihouse Foundation, WIAD and NNFAWAG partner to launch WOFAGRIC & GOLD IN THE SOIL AWARD

Agrihouse Foundation, WIAD and NNFAWAG partner to launch WOFAGRIC & GOLD IN THE SOIL AWARD

Agrihouse Foundation and Women in Food and Agricultural Development (WIAD), in partnership with the National Farmers and Fishermen Award Winners Association of Ghana (NFFAWAG) have launched the Wom…

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Wrong inputs undermining integrity of export data – GEPA - Business & Financial Times Onli

Wrong inputs undermining integrity of export data – GEPA - Business & Financial Times Onli

The Ghana Export Promotion Authority (GEPA) has said wrong inputs of information by freight forwarders and some exporters about non-traditional products’ export cast doubts on the integrity of the cou

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PPA finalising regulations to guide day-to-day work of procurement officers - Business & F

PPA finalising regulations to guide day-to-day work of procurement officers - Business & F

The Public Procurement Authority (PPA) has said it is on the verge of sending a new regulation to Parliament that is intended to guide procurement officers in their activities. According to the Deputy

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Kweku Adoboli May be deported on or after Sept. 10

Kweku Adoboli May be deported on or after Sept. 10

Kweku Adoboli, a former trader convicted of fraud in 2012, is facing deportation to Ghana, after being detained by police in Scotland.

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Century Bond may ‘provide cheaper, longer-term financing’ – Oppong Nkrumah

Century Bond may ‘provide cheaper, longer-term financing’ – Oppong Nkrumah

Kojo Oppong Nkrumah has explained that Ghana’s quest for a cheaper and longer-term loan, is the reason for the 100-year bond currently under consideration.

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TUC assures ex-staff of UT, Capital Banks of their severance package

TUC assures ex-staff of UT, Capital Banks of their severance package

The Deputy Secretary-General of the TUC has assured ex-staff of the defunct Capital and UT banks will be paid their severance package soon.

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Ghana’s fixation with China due to lack of capacity – David Ofosu-Dortey - Citi Business N

Ghana’s fixation with China due to lack of capacity – David Ofosu-Dortey - Citi Business N

A lawyer and Senior Partner at AB & David Law affiliates, David Ofosu-Dortey has said that Ghana’s seeming fixation with China as the most preferred trade partner is based on the country’s lack of str

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