Business

MTN Supports Muslim Communities Towards Eidul Fitr Celebrations

MTN, the leading mobile telecommunications company in Ghana, has presented cash and assorted items to National Chief Imam and three regional Chief Imams in Kumasi, Sekondi-Takoradi and Tamale towards the celebration of this year’s Eidul Fitr. MTN supported this year Eidul Fitr celebration with cash and items worth GH¢38,000.00. The donations included cash cheques, bags of rice, cartons of cooking ...

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Airtel Ghana bags third recognition as best telecom company

Following the recognition as the Most Socially Devoted Brand in Ghana by Socialbakers – the leading online, independent, global social media analytics and publishing company and a special recognition by the Ghana Social Media Rankings (GSMR) as the Most Influential Telecom Company on Social Media, Airtel – Ghana’s Best Data and Internet Service provider was adjudged the telecom company with ...

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Critical investments show improved well-being of Ghanaians – Gov’t

The government has said that while it has made modest economic gains, it is more focused on the well-being of Ghanaians. It explained that its position was that mere economic growth and its associated indicators were necessary but not sufficient measurement of human well-being. “We believe human development is a more encompassing and comprehensive way to conceptualise development, as it ...

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MTN Ghana wins six prestigious telecoms awards

MTN Ghana, a telecommunications, has distinguished itself by winning six prestigious awards at the just Ghana Information Technology and Telecom Awards (GITTA) organised by Instinct Wave. MTN Ghana topped all other operators in the following categories, Telecom Operator of the Year, Best Telecom Business of the Year (MTN Business), Best Customer Service of the Year, Customer Service Team of the ...

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Ghana to open up DNS industry

The Ministry of Communication would soon start a process of including more private sector companies in the Ghanaian DNS industry to sell '.gh' names and expand the rather low uptake of the '.gh' domain names

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A month rent advance could worsen housing gap – Estate Broker

Mr Narteh Tetteh, a real estate broker, has advised against the adoption of a proposed rent law that would force landlords to charge not more than one month rent. A statement signed by Mr Fidel Amoah, the Content Manager, Lamudi Ghana and copied to the Ghana News Agency, said Mr Tetteh, who is the Chief Executive Officer of Realty Connections, ...

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Tony Elumelu Foundation selects 1,000 African entrepreneurs

The Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) has announced the selection of 1,000 entrepreneurs for the second round of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme (TEEP). Launched in 2015, TEEP is the largest African philanthropic initiative devoted to entrepreneurship. It represents a $100 million commitment over a 10-year period, to identify and empower 10,000 African entrepreneurs, create a million jobs and add $10 ...

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Governor Wampah to retire ahead of schedule

The Bank of Ghana (BoG) has announced that its Governor, Dr. Kofi A.K. Wampah, would proceed on early retirement from the Bank with effect from April 1, 2016. A release issued by the BoG, and signed by its Secretary, stated that “…in view of his long outstanding leave days, the Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. H.A.K Wampah, is ...

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Budget for Agricultural sector not in favour of Small holders

The Peasant Farmers Association of Ghana (PFAG) has urged the Government to ensure that the 2016 Annual Budget for the Agricultural sector focuses more on supporting small-holder farmers than has been outlined. Mr Charles Nyaaba, the Programme Officer of the PFAG, made the call at a sensitisation workshop, jointly organised by the Association and SEND- Ghana in Bolgatanga to discuss ...

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Oracle opens regional operations office in Ghana

Oracle, a US technology company, has opened its new office at the Ghana’s Airport City, a move aimed expanding the company’s cloud portfolio countrywide and providing sales and consulting services to the sub-region. Company officials said their primary objective for putting up the regional facility was to train Ghanaian staff in technology innovation to empower them to apply Information and ...

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