OmniBank offers highest interest on deposits – BoG

OmniBank has once again emerged as the bank offering the highest interest on deposits according to the latest Bank of Ghana Average Percentage Rate (APR) and Average Interest data. The report assessed rates of 32 banks ending June 2017 at the end of which it was discovered OmniBank offered 17.3 percent for individuals and businesses that […]

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Gov’t struggles to meet revenue target for first 4 months of 2017

Government ended the first four months of the year missing out on its revenue target, latest fiscal data covering government’s financial operations ending April 2017 has revealed. According to the data, the state got GHC10 billion from domestic revenue as against the GHC12 billion target.  However, when grants are added to the total revenue, government also realised GHC11 billion which […]

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JSE celebrates tenth anniversary of currency derivatives market

Both the total value and total number of contracts traded on the JSE’s Currency Derivatives market has effectively more than doubled every year since the launch of the market in 2007. Over the past decade the Currency Derivatives market has shown an average annual growth rate of 160% in the total value of contracts, while […]

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Ghana to suffer major food crisis by end of year – GAWU

Ghana should expect an acute shortage of food by the end of the year, this is according to the General Agricultural Workers Union (GAWU). The Union claims that the ongoing fall army worm invasion is not being tackled well by government. So far, the Ministry of Food and Agriculture has revealed that although about 20,000 […]

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JoyBusiness receives award at Ghana Startup Awards 2017

JoyBusiness and the Multimedia Group Thursday received an honorary award at the second Ghana Startup Awards held in Accra. The honorary award is in recognition of JoyBusiness’ contribution towards building startup firms in Ghana; for providing tremendous opportunities for startups and young entrepreneurs in areas of grooming and business promotion. Fifteen awards were dished out […]

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MASLOC moves to establish district offices across the country

Deputy Chief Executive for MASLOC, Maame Afia Akoto. The Microfinance and Small Loans Centre (MASLOC) says it intends expanding its frontiers to cover virtually every corner of the country. To this end, the microfinance apex body plans to set up offices in each district to interface better with Ghanaians by the year 2020. “By the […]

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Petrosol wins three awards at Chamber of Petroleum Consumers awards

Petrosol Ghana won three awards from the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) for the Year 2016. The indigenous oil marketing company were awarded Fastest Growing OMC of the Year, Best Pump Attendant nationwide with its Marketing and Supply Chain Manager Kwasi Zigah being named the 2016 Marketing Manager. The Chief Executive Officer  and Chairman of […]

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Tigo wins Best Internal Communications Campaign at African Excellence Awards

For two consecutive years, Tigo Ghana have been declared winners of the prestigious African Excellence Awards held in Cape Town, South Africa on June 29, 2017. This year, the telecom company walked away with the Best Internal Communications campaign and were also runners up for the Crises Communication category and Recruitment campaign.   The Internal […]

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Entrepreneurs laud government’s plan to promote, develop entrepreneurship

Entrepreneurs have lauded government’s plan to promote and develop entrepreneurship in the country. President Akuffo Addo on Thursday launched a 100million dollar National Entrepreneurship and Innovation Plan aimed at boosting job creation for national development. The Chief Executive of the African Network of Entrepreneurs, Ekow Mensah said the move is timely. Mr. Mensah spoke to […]

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