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There could be a further reduction in the prices of petroleum products as the government has hinted of plans to provide financial assistance to the Bulk Distributing Companies (BDCs) to help them secure good deals at the trading level. This would enable the BDCs to purchase the finished products in...
The Chief Executive Officer of Kanshipp Ghana Limited, Mr. Seth Effah Hills has bemoaned the unstable internet at the port as it is hindering the smooth operation of the paperless port clearing system which was implemented by the government in the last quarter of 2017. He applauded the government for...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has revealed his government has saved Gh¢800 million from restricted tenders. Delivering the 2018 State of the Nation Address in Parliament on Thursday, February 08, 2018, he revealed that in 2017 there were 346 Requests for Restricted Tenders, and 167 (48%) were approved, and 179...
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has said it has made several interventions to minimise the cost of fuel prices at the pumps despite the rising price of petroleum in the international market. The NPA  has,  however,  described a planned demonstration by the Chamber of Petroleum Consumers (COPEC) and Industrial and...
Commercial drivers and members of the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) are expected to hit the streets Wednesday, to demonstrate against the rising fuel prices in the country. According to the chamber, there has been persistent increases in the price of petroleum products for the past five months which...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says close co-operation between Ghana and the world's largest publicly traded international oil and gas company, Exxon Mobil, will be instrumental in developing Ghana’s oil and gas industry. In welcoming officials of Exxon Mobil to the Flagstaff House, on Thursday, 18th...
President Nana Akufo-Addo has said his government saved GHS145million in 2017 by being strict on sole-sourcing.According to him, the John Mahama government made zero savings in that regard since sole-sourcing of contracts became the norm rather than the exception during that administration.Speaking at his second encounter with the media...
Transport fares are likely to go up by the close of this week, that’s coming from the Ghana private roads transport union. Earlier this month, the Ghana Private Road Transport Union (GPRTU) announced a possible increase in fares due to increment in the prices of spare parts. The Abossey Okai Spare...
President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo has revealed that the Ghana Gas Company is to commence supply of gas to industries across the country at reduced rates. According to him, the move forms part of government’s agenda to improve the business environment in its job creation agenda. Nana Akufo-Addo made the revelation over...
The one district, one factory industrialisation programme introduced by the New Patriotic Party (NPP) government received a boost on Saturday, January 13, 2018, with the commissioning of Twyford Ceramics factory by President Nana Akufo-Addo at Shama District in the Western region. The ceramics factory which is into the production and...
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