1,200 Women trained in shea value chain industry

1,200 Women trained in shea value chain industry

The Samira Empowerment and Humanitarian Projects (SEHP) has trained 1,200 women in the shea value chain industry, with best practices in shea picking....

Infrastructure neglected as 99% of oil cash is used for fees

Infrastructure neglected as 99% of oil cash is used for fees

About 99 percent of the oil cash used to support the country’s education budget for 2018 was used to pay for goods and services – mainly for the p...

US$15bn cocoa by-product market untapped – Prof. Boateng

US$15bn cocoa by-product market untapped – Prof. Boateng

The country can rake in an extra US$15billion by producing finished cocoa products such as chocolate, and especially focusing on the production of soc...

GUTGUTA welcomes Africa free trade agreement; pledges full support in implementationGUTA welcomes Africa free trade agreement; pledges full support in implementationA welcomes Africa free trade agreement; pledges full support in implementation

GUTGUTA welcomes Africa free trade agreement; pledges full support in implementationGUTA welcomes Africa free trade agreement; pledges full support in implementationA welcomes Africa free trade agreement; pledges full support in implementation

The Greater Accra Regional branch of the Ghana Union of Traders Associations (GUTA) has welcomed the actualisation of the Africa Continental Free Trad...

Construction of markets under $1 million per constituency ongoing

Construction of markets under $1 million per constituency ongoing

The Ministry of Special Development Initiatives has begun construction of markets infrastructure under the Infrastructure for Poverty Eradication Prog...

Cement dealers blame rising cost on weak cedi, fuel prices

Cement dealers blame rising cost on weak cedi, fuel prices

Cement dealers in Wa have blamed rising cost of the item and other building materials on increasing fuel prices and weak foreign exchange fundamentals...

China to provide scanners for 5 airports in Ghana

China to provide scanners for 5 airports in Ghana

The Government of China has agreed to provide a batch of scanning equipment for some airports in Ghana. A letter dated June 25, 2019 from the Vice Ch...

GUTA pleads with traders to reduce prices after reduction in import duties

GUTA pleads with traders to reduce prices after reduction in import duties

The Ghana Union of Traders’ Associations (GUTA) has pleaded with its members to pass on the benefits that came with government’s decision to reduc...

Ghanaians urged to save and plan towards retirement

Ghanaians urged to save and plan towards retirement

Chief Executive Officer of one of Ghana’s leading pensions administrators, Negotiated Benefits Trust Company (NBC Ghana Trust), William Asiedu Yeboa...

Regional course on statistics on international trade opens

Regional course on statistics on international trade opens

A week-long regional course on International Trade in Goods and Services Statistics (ITGS) is underway in Accra. The programme is organized by the We...