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President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia will today lunch the National Digital Property Address System, at the International Conference Center in Accra.The address system is expected to make it easier to find locations in the country and boost emergency service delivery.It is also to aid government...
The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) has disclosed that Ghana loses about 850 million cedis annually in taxes, due to the increased activities of fuel smugglers into and out of the country. The illegal act is said to involve operators who ply their business at the ports by fuelling tanks with...
Government has maintained the producer price of cocoa beans for the 2017/2018 crop season at 7600 cedis per metric tonne despite a sharp drop in the price of the commodity on the world market.   This translates into 475 cedis per bag of 64 kilograms, which starts today, October 13, 2017.   Speaking...
In order to ensure equity and transparency in the distribution of government's 50% subsidized fertilizer as part of the planting for food and jobs programme, the government has set up a committee called District Centre for Agricultural Commence and Technology to curb fertilizer smuggling. Deputy Local and Rural Development Minister,...
Fifteen senior officers of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority at the Tema Collection point have been interdicted for allegedly causing financial loss to the state through tax evasion. Their monthly salaries have also been cut by one-third and have been barred from entering the premises of the...
The Ghana Psychological Association (GPA) has expressed concerns over the revocation of banking licenses of UT/Capital Banks by the Bank of Ghana. In a full text of a four-paged document signed by Mr Richmond Acquah-Coleman, the Public Relations Officer of the association, the psychologists expressed dissatisfaction at the processes leading...
Government has announced an increment in cocoa price per bag from Gh¢425 to Gh¢475 effective October 1, 2016.A deputy Finance Minister, Cassiel Ato Forson, announced the 2016/17 cocoa price at the 2016 Cocoa Day celebrations at Tepa in the Ahafo Ano North District of the Ashanti region. The event...
The Consumer protection Agency of Ghana has advised Ghanaians to insist on buying fuel in litres anytime there visit and fuel station. The Agency believes this is the best remedy in the present moment after revelations by the Ghana standard Authority that 57 OMC'S in Accra has altered their pumps...
The Ghana Community Network Services Limited (GCnet), systems management consultant, has begun a series of training and sensitization workshops for stakeholders ahead of the paperless port operations which starts on September first. Speaking to the Ghana News Agency (GNA) on the sidelines of a three-day workshop for ports agents in...
Ghana’s Chamber of Agribusiness Executives says armyworms have invaded farms in the Brong Ahafo Region and parts of the Volta north of the country, threatening the country’s food security. The Chamber has consequently asked the Ministry of Food and Agriculture to urgently intervene before the army worms invasion, which hit...