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Drivers of the Bus Rapid Transport (BRT) are on strike in protest at what they said are poor working conditions. The drivers and conductors of the company claim they have not been paid for two months – a situation they say is affecting their livelihood. Ayalolo driver, Michael Kwame Sogbe in an...
Oil prices are forecast to rise to $56 a barrel in 2018 from $53 this year as a result of steadily growing demand, agreed production cuts among oil exporters and stabilizing U.S. shale oil production, while the surge in metals prices is expected to level off next year, that's...
The Institute for Energy Security (IES) projects prices on the local fuel market to remain largely unchanged at the pump in the first Pricing-window of November 2017. This was influenced by the marginal drop in prices for both Gasoline and Gasoil, the stability of the local currency, the supplies available...
Authorities of the Kumasi Metropolitan Assembly (KMA) have today locked up fifteen shops at the Kumasi Central Market for failing to pay daily toll tax. The shops were closed by the Revenue Department of the assembly because the owners failed to pay the new tax rate of GHC 2. According to...
The President of the Republic, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, says the vision of his Government is to establish Ghana both as an aviation hub within West Africa, and as the preferred destination of choice for travellers. Government, President Akufo-Addo added, hopes to achieve this by working with the private sector...
Black Stars Captain, Asamoah Gyan has been given a license to operate an airline company. The company, OTEC News understands will be named Baby Jet Airlines. It is unclear whether the airline will be operating as a domestic airline; within only Ghana or it will be operating as a regional or...
Vice-President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia has left Accra for Vienna, Austria to participate in the World Bank Group’s Investment Competitiveness Forum to be held from October 25 – 27.A statement issued by the bank indicated that Ghana has been selected to be a founding member of the Investment Reformers Network,...
The Ashanti Regional branch of the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) is to stage a protest in the Kumasi on Tuesday 24th October against the invasion of the retail trade by foreigners. Speaking in an interview with Nana Kwabena Ampratwum, the host of Otec fm's morning show ‘NYANSAPO’ on...
First Lady, Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo has urged businesses to play active roles in the efforts of re-branding Ghana by adopting it as a corporate social responsibility that would help propel the growth of their businesses.“After all, when the economy grows and poverty levels drop; when governments are better able...
The President of the Republic, Nana AddoDankwa Akufo-Addo, says the fight against deforestation and forest degradation is critical to Ghana’s successes of tackling Climate Change. With Climate Change being, perhaps, the biggest threat to the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals, President Akufo-Addo noted that it is fast becoming a...
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