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Fuel prices to reduce further from next week

Fuel prices to reduce further from next week

Joy Business is forecasting that petroleum prices will witness another significant reduction from next week. Based on our calculations, petrol would go down by almost 4.84 per cent per litre, while, diesel should be reduced by 5.37 per cent. LPG

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Ban on small-scale mining lifted

Ban on small-scale mining lifted

The government has announced the much-anticipated ban on small-scale mining, setting Monday, December 17, 2018, as the official date. However, only small-scale miners who have had their concessions validated will be allowed to mine.   More soon.   Source: Ghana |

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GCB supports completion of Alavanyo Maternity Clinic with ¢100,000

GCB supports completion of Alavanyo Maternity Clinic with ¢100,000

GCB Bank has provided financial assistance towards the completion of the construction of a Maternity and Labour Clinic in Alavanyo Dzogbedze in the Volta Region. The Bank’s assistance follows an appeal by the paramount queen of the Alavanyo Traditional Area Mamaga

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Awemu justifies GHS100m Imperial World contract

Awemu justifies GHS100m Imperial World contract

Energy Minister John Peter Amewu has justified an award of a GHS100 million contract to Imperial World Ventures, a company which was formed in April 2017.The company was selected through the restrictive tendering process to supply 150 Watts LED street

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You invest in cryptocurrency at your own risk – Ursula warns

You invest in cryptocurrency at your own risk – Ursula warns

The Minister of Communication, Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has cautioned Ghanaians to pay heed to the warnings of the Bank of Ghana (BoG) against investing in cryptocurrency products not licensed by the regulator.She said any individual who ignores such warnings should not

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Ghana gets $57m Japanese grant for N8

Ghana gets $57m Japanese grant for N8

Ghana has received a $57 million (¥6.49 billion) grant facility from the State of Japan for the phase II rehabilitation of the national trunk road, N8, the road network from Yamoransa to Assin Praso in the Central Region, and Bekwai-Anhwia

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Menzgold customers arrested for invading company premises

Menzgold customers arrested for invading company premises

Eight customers of gold dealership firm, Menzgold Ghana Limited, were Friday arrested for allegedly attacking the office of an affiliate company, Zylofon FM at East Legon, Accra.They are said to have pelted stones at the property and people in it.Confirming

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Ghana to stop rice imports soon – Agric Minister

Ghana to stop rice imports soon – Agric Minister

The Minister of Agric, Dr. Owusu Afriyie Akoto has stated that his outfit is working to reduce drastically, if not stop the import of rice within the next four to five years. It follows the success chalked as the country

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PMMC assayed $1.2bn gold from Jan-June this year – Lands Minister

PMMC assayed $1.2bn gold from Jan-June this year – Lands Minister

The total gold assayed by government at the Precious Minerals Marketing Company Limited (PMMC) from January to June this year is about 111,526 Kilos valued over $2.1 billion. The Lands and Natural Resources Minister, Kwaku Asomah–Cheremeh said this includes gold in transit from

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Gov’t introduces integration project ahead of lifting of ban on small-scale mining

Gov’t introduces integration project ahead of lifting of ban on small-scale mining

In preparation towards the lifting of the ban on artisanal and small-scale mining operations, the Lands Ministry is planning to roll-out the Multi-Sectoral Mining Integrated Project (MMIP). Land Minister, Kwaku Asomah-Cheremeh, said the project will hinge on three main pillars: statutory enforcement,

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