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Ghana to host maiden German African Entrepreneurship Summit Feb. 11

The inaugural German African Entrepreneurship Summit (GAES) will take place in Accra from Monday, February 11 to Wednesday, February 13, 2019 at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel. This summit brings together 150 representatives of the Pan-African entrepreneurship ecosystem to focus their experience and creativity on central questions of entrepreneurship in Africa …

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PURC to announce new electricity tariffs in February

Ghanaians may be paying more for electricity after the Public Utilities Regulatory Commission (PURC) announces new tariffs in February. The Chairman of the PURC Technical Sub-Committee, Ishmael Edjekumhene, said the major tariff review to be implemented by the Utility Service Providers will be announced just in time for it to …

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Three in court for GHS 84,000 tax evasion at Tema Port

Three persons were on Thursday put before an Accra Circuit Court on charges of conspiracy to commit crime and tax evasion at the Tema Port. The three are Doris Asamoah, an Importer; Stephen Nyarko, and Rita Asiama Numo both Clearing Agents. They three were alleged to have conspired to evade …

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Restriction of medicine imports: Local producers demand enforcement

Local pharmaceutical companies have made fresh appeals for the government to enforce the policy on restricted imports of some medicines which are produced locally. They complain that some people are sidestepping the policy which is affecting their business. The restriction on the importation of medicines produced locally, was introduced in …

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79 factories ‘implemented’ so far under 1D1F – Akufo-Addo

President Nana Akufo-Addo has expressed excitement about the progress made by his government so far in the implementation of its much-touted one district, one factory programme. The president, who said the implementation of the programme is on course, revealed that 79 factories have so far been implemented under the programme. …

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35 businesses tipped for stimulus package – President Akufo Addo

At least thirty-five [35] companies are expected to receive financial support under the government’s stimulus package program for businesses. The support should help the businesses revive and expand their operations as well as create jobs. The stimulus package forms part of the pillars on which the government intends to develop …

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