Busy 4G unveils strategies to empower youth and SMEs

Busy 4G unveils strategies to empower youth and SMEs

Busy 4G LTE, an internet service provider, has unveiled a new strategy with a focus on empowering the youth, entrepreneurs and small scale and medium enterprises. This effort also seeks to enhance the role of Busy as the hub for...
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NSIA Insurance launches weekly auto insurance payment

NSIA Insurance launches weekly auto insurance payment

Car owners, especially commercial drivers, now have the opportunity to pay for their auto insurance in weekly installments in Ghana following the introduction of “Apakan” by NSIA Insurance Ghana. Apakan is an innovative product which pre-finances the motor...
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Ghana Gas seals deal with Chinese multinational company

Ghana Gas seals deal with Chinese multinational company

The Ghana National Gas Company (Ghana Gas) has signed a project implementation contract with the Chinese multinational oil fields service conglomerate known as the Yantai Jereh group. The project agreement is for the construction of an onshore 278 kilometer na...
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Ghana ranks 6th in GSMA countries with tech hubs in Africa

Ghana ranks 6th in GSMA countries with tech hubs in Africa

Ghana placed 6th among eight leading African countries with more than 10 technology hubs on the continent, according to the latest GSMA info graphic report. South Africa topped the list as the leading country with 54 tech hubs followed by...
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Fuel prices remain high after NPP 100 days in office – COPEC-Ghana

Fuel prices remain high after NPP 100 days in office – COPEC-Ghana

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers –Ghana (COPEC) has revealed that prices of fuel at the pumps in the country still remain high following the 100 days in office by the New Patriotic Party’s led government. According to the Chamber, the...
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Inflation drops to 12.8%

Inflation drops to 12.8%

Inflation rate for the month of March hit 12.8 per cent compared to the 13.2 per cent recorded in February 2017. This means that the general price level of goods and services went up by 1.3 per cent between February...
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Kenya:World Bank slashes 2017 growth projection to 5.5pc

Kenya:World Bank slashes 2017 growth projection to 5.5pc

The World Bank (WB) has once again downgraded Kenya’s projected economic growth rate to 5.5 per cent citing heavy headwinds for the country. In its latest economic update released Wednesday, the global lender said drought, weak credit growth, and higher...
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Hidden conditions hurting insurance penetration- NIC

Hidden conditions hurting insurance penetration- NIC

Ghana’s insurance industry continues to miss expected projection each year. Currently, the sector’s contribution to the Gross Domestic Product(GDP) of the country is estimated below 1.5 percent. Countries such as Nigeria and Kenya are said to have insuranc...
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Govt intensifies efforts for financial inclusion

Govt intensifies efforts for financial inclusion

Government has announced move to improve financial inclusion among people living in rural areas of the country. The move is targeted at improving access to finance among rural people to over 70 percent in the medium term. Speaking at the...
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Government is committed in the fight against fibre-cut in Ghana

Government is committed in the fight against fibre-cut in Ghana

– Minister assures Vodafone CEO Ghana’s Communications Minister, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has reiterated her government’s commitment in the fight against fibre-cuts in the country. According to her, the Ministry of Communications, in collaboration with ...
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