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Firm advocates adoption of alternative energy

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Guardianng Today 2:56 a.m.

RP Global, a renewable energy developer and investor, and OOLU, a leader in energy access solutions in West Africa have come together to launch Westa.Solar, a commercial and industrial (C&I) …

RP Global, a renewable energy developer and investor, and OOLU, a leader in energy access solutions in West Africa have come together to launch Westa.Solar, a commercial and industrial (C&I) …

Running to Parliament for ‘cover up’ will not save you - BoG governor jabs Duffuor, Amoabeng

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Pulse-gh Today 1:48 a.m.

“And the Bank of Ghana’s simple response to Parliament is to respectfully allow the pending legal processes to run their course.” “Indeed, sometime in September 2018, the 7th Parliament undertook …

“And the Bank of Ghana’s simple response to Parliament is to respectfully allow the pending legal processes to run their course.” “Indeed, sometime in September 2018, the 7th Parliament undertook …

GPGC Judgement Debt: Armah-Kofi Buah wants responsibility to be laid where it belongs

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3news Yesterday 3:27 p.m.

In a terse message on his Facebook page in apparent response to seeming threats of investigation and prosecution by the Attorney General, the Member of Parliament for Ellembelle Constituency said …

In a terse message on his Facebook page in apparent response to seeming threats of investigation and prosecution by the Attorney General, the Member of Parliament for Ellembelle Constituency said …

Standard Bank partners with Microsoft to boost agility, resilience and innovation in Africa

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3news Yesterday 2:55 p.m.

“As a long-standing technology partner, we are pleased to collaborate with Standard Bank in realizing this strategy and in becoming Africa’s future-first financial services firm through digital skilling-focused initiatives that …

“As a long-standing technology partner, we are pleased to collaborate with Standard Bank in realizing this strategy and in becoming Africa’s future-first financial services firm through digital skilling-focused initiatives that …

Pay attention to GHS19bn spent to save banks – Addison to Parliament

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3news Yesterday 1:53 p.m.

“Direct the restoration of the banking licence of UT Bank Limited by the Bank of Ghana and the remedying of the harms done the shareholders’ property rights as a result …

“Direct the restoration of the banking licence of UT Bank Limited by the Bank of Ghana and the remedying of the harms done the shareholders’ property rights as a result …

Fitch downgrades Ghana’s outlook to Negative

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Pulse-gh Yesterday 1:43 p.m.

The ‘B’ rating reflects the high public debt level and low revenue base, which means that Ghana’s debt affordability metrics will remain markedly weaker than rating peers over the rating …

The ‘B’ rating reflects the high public debt level and low revenue base, which means that Ghana’s debt affordability metrics will remain markedly weaker than rating peers over the rating …

Ghana’s economy rebounding faster than its peers – Addison

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3news Yesterday 11:58 a.m.

In his key note address at the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce & Industry CEObusinessforum, Dr Addison said “domestically, we have also seen the gains from these policies introduced to …

In his key note address at the Ghana National Chamber of Commerce & Industry CEObusinessforum, Dr Addison said “domestically, we have also seen the gains from these policies introduced to …

Forex cryptocurrency: How to choose what to trade

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Guardianng Yesterday 11 a.m.

It enables investors to react to market movements, and is influenced by political or economic factors which prompt investors to enter or exit the market accordingly.” “Trading crypto, however, can …

It enables investors to react to market movements, and is influenced by political or economic factors which prompt investors to enter or exit the market accordingly.” “Trading crypto, however, can …

‘How Nigeria can bridge N617 billion funding gap for SMEs’

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Guardianng Yesterday 4:32 a.m.

LCCI President, Mrs Toki Mabogunje, while speaking at a webinar themed, ‘Funding opportunities for businesses with the Bank of Industry’, said that lack of information (on the part of businesses) …

LCCI President, Mrs Toki Mabogunje, while speaking at a webinar themed, ‘Funding opportunities for businesses with the Bank of Industry’, said that lack of information (on the part of businesses) …

Investors’ divestments cost stock market N1.8tr in six months

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Guardianng Yesterday 4:28 a.m.

Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) was the toast of investors during the day exchanging 42.441 million shares valued at N37.208 million, Vitafoam Nigeria Plc followed with an account of 20.131 …

Transnational Corporation of Nigeria (Transcorp) was the toast of investors during the day exchanging 42.441 million shares valued at N37.208 million, Vitafoam Nigeria Plc followed with an account of 20.131 …

Why seaport operations appear ‘inefficient,’ by terminal operators

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Guardianng Yesterday 4:27 a.m.

He observed that some of the internal roads within the Port Complex are in a state of disrepair, but assured that the Authority, in concert with other relevant agencies of …

He observed that some of the internal roads within the Port Complex are in a state of disrepair, but assured that the Authority, in concert with other relevant agencies of …

Inflation, foreign exchange impacting meter prices

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Guardianng Yesterday 3:53 a.m.

It noted that continued upward movement of foreign exchange rates, associated increases in customs costs, increase in container freight costs, and the disruptions in the international supply chain, leading to …

It noted that continued upward movement of foreign exchange rates, associated increases in customs costs, increase in container freight costs, and the disruptions in the international supply chain, leading to …

‘SMEs need business models, innovation to thrive’

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Guardianng Yesterday 3:40 a.m.

According to him, four innovation practices are important namely, creating products and services that fulfil Africa’s unmet needs; rethinking business models to truly engage with customers; getting lean to drive …

According to him, four innovation practices are important namely, creating products and services that fulfil Africa’s unmet needs; rethinking business models to truly engage with customers; getting lean to drive …

UNIDO recommends swift action against COVID-19 impact on businesses

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Guardianng Yesterday 3:32 a.m.

Key policies that could drive the inclusive and sustainable industrial development necessary to achieve greater resilience, according to the UN agency include, using already existing registries and platforms to channel …

Key policies that could drive the inclusive and sustainable industrial development necessary to achieve greater resilience, according to the UN agency include, using already existing registries and platforms to channel …

Women urged to take advantage of AfCFTA

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Guardianng Yesterday 3:09 a.m.

“The Federal Government has been advocating women inclusion in international trade by way of encouraging exportation of agro based products and other agricultural products, women are being encouraged to take …

“The Federal Government has been advocating women inclusion in international trade by way of encouraging exportation of agro based products and other agricultural products, women are being encouraged to take …

Amaechi wants terminal operators to participate in reorganisation of ports

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Guardianng Yesterday 3:07 a.m.

Speaking during a television programme, the minister said: “I was in the train with the president on that day and noticed that everything had disappeared, even inside the port that …

Speaking during a television programme, the minister said: “I was in the train with the president on that day and noticed that everything had disappeared, even inside the port that …

‘Why Africa needs its own energy transition roadmap’

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Guardianng Yesterday 2:53 a.m.

Along with cleaner fuels, we also need to look at what can be done in the near term to reduce carbon emissions.” Kragha, who noted that expansion of cooking gas …

Along with cleaner fuels, we also need to look at what can be done in the near term to reduce carbon emissions.” Kragha, who noted that expansion of cooking gas …

‘Reliance on trade restrictions keeps agric sector below potential’

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Guardianng Yesterday 2:05 a.m.

“As Nigeria inches out of another recession, there is no better time to take steps that support its resolute claims that the performance of its agriculture sector is key to …

“As Nigeria inches out of another recession, there is no better time to take steps that support its resolute claims that the performance of its agriculture sector is key to …

UN lauds Nigeria’s role in securing Gulf of Guinea

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Guardianng Yesterday 2:03 a.m.

I wholeheartedly welcome you all today to launch Nigeria’s Deep Blue Project, reflecting Nigeria’s commitment to lead the fight against piracy, not in your national waters, but in the Gulf …

I wholeheartedly welcome you all today to launch Nigeria’s Deep Blue Project, reflecting Nigeria’s commitment to lead the fight against piracy, not in your national waters, but in the Gulf …

U.S. seeks beneficial trade ties with Nigeria, others

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Guardianng Yesterday 1:52 a.m.

An interesting angle in driving this partnership is the US Government planned engagement and encouragement of members of the African Diaspora in the United States interested in closer connections with …

An interesting angle in driving this partnership is the US Government planned engagement and encouragement of members of the African Diaspora in the United States interested in closer connections with …

Nigeria remains important maritime market, says WACT boss

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Guardianng Yesterday 1:50 a.m.

The phase two upgrade includes the acquisition of three additional mobile harbour cranes, bringing the total in operation to five; 20 rubber tyre gantry cranes; three reach stackers; 13 terminal …

The phase two upgrade includes the acquisition of three additional mobile harbour cranes, bringing the total in operation to five; 20 rubber tyre gantry cranes; three reach stackers; 13 terminal …

Adi, Etobo, Anikulapo seek end to unsustainable public borrowings

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Guardianng Yesterday 1:30 a.m.

Anikulapo Adi, who gave a keynote on ‘Debt Burden and Quest for Economic Recovery’ at the unveiling of Prime Business Africa, a new online newspaper, said the country’s debt to …

Anikulapo Adi, who gave a keynote on ‘Debt Burden and Quest for Economic Recovery’ at the unveiling of Prime Business Africa, a new online newspaper, said the country’s debt to …

Akufo-Addo promises people of Bawku a guinea fowl processing factory

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Pulse-gh June 22, 2021 6:26 p.m.

“Last year, although we targeted 47,761 farmers under the Planting for Food and Jobs programme, in the end, we registered 66,680 farmers, 20,000 more than were originally targeted are now …

“Last year, although we targeted 47,761 farmers under the Planting for Food and Jobs programme, in the end, we registered 66,680 farmers, 20,000 more than were originally targeted are now …

Mustapha Abdul-Hamid appointed as NPA CEO

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Pulse-gh June 22, 2021 6:12 p.m.

A letter dated 17 June 2021, said Dr Abdul-Hamid is to “regulate, oversee and monitor the petroleum downstream industry in Ghana for efficiency, growth and stakeholder satisfaction”. The National Petroleum …

A letter dated 17 June 2021, said Dr Abdul-Hamid is to “regulate, oversee and monitor the petroleum downstream industry in Ghana for efficiency, growth and stakeholder satisfaction”. The National Petroleum …

Chinese pressure pushes bitcoin below $30,000

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Guardianng June 22, 2021 4:08 p.m.

Razaqzada said that “with confidence shaken, it looks like crypto investors are in need of some fresh catalyst to encourage them to step back in — perhaps something similar to …

Razaqzada said that “with confidence shaken, it looks like crypto investors are in need of some fresh catalyst to encourage them to step back in — perhaps something similar to …

Three driver unions announce fare hikes following fuel price increase

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3news June 22, 2021 7:49 a.m.

“The resolve to adjust upward our lorry fares is in fulfillment of our statement issued on 16th May, 2021, in which we announced 20% upward adjustment in lorry fares.” They …

“The resolve to adjust upward our lorry fares is in fulfillment of our statement issued on 16th May, 2021, in which we announced 20% upward adjustment in lorry fares.” They …

Agric Minister selected chairman of Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire Cocoa Initiative

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3news June 22, 2021 7:26 a.m.

It is responsible for formulating rules and regulations, ensuring the smooth implementation of the charter and functioning of the Secretariat, approve all budgets and work programmes of the Initiative, approve …

It is responsible for formulating rules and regulations, ensuring the smooth implementation of the charter and functioning of the Secretariat, approve all budgets and work programmes of the Initiative, approve …

Nigeria faces import crisis as reserves hit 13-month low

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Guardianng June 22, 2021 4:30 a.m.

• Reserves fall behind South Africa, Egypt, Morocco, Libya• ‘Contract-crude swap robbing economy of rising crude gains’• Low confidence worsening investment outlook Nigeria’s economy could be leaning against the wind …

• Reserves fall behind South Africa, Egypt, Morocco, Libya• ‘Contract-crude swap robbing economy of rising crude gains’• Low confidence worsening investment outlook Nigeria’s economy could be leaning against the wind …

Nigeria considers new law to unbundle power sector

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Guardianng June 22, 2021 4:20 a.m.

Suswam said an electricity law was supposed to be in place after the sector was decoupled, stressing, “There is no law as it were now that actually governs the electricity …

Suswam said an electricity law was supposed to be in place after the sector was decoupled, stressing, “There is no law as it were now that actually governs the electricity …

FG targets spectrum auction to boost 5G adoption in Nigeria, SSA

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Guardianng June 22, 2021 4:10 a.m.

“Having put in these efforts and resources to secure, amongst others, contiguous Spectrum in a premium band like the 3.5GHz band that is being adopted as the best Spectrum for …

“Having put in these efforts and resources to secure, amongst others, contiguous Spectrum in a premium band like the 3.5GHz band that is being adopted as the best Spectrum for …

Renewed profit-taking drags capitalisation by N54bn

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Guardianng June 22, 2021 4:05 a.m.

Speaking on market performance, analysts at United Capital Plc said, “We expect the bullish sentiments from the prior week to be sustained into the new week even as a single …

Speaking on market performance, analysts at United Capital Plc said, “We expect the bullish sentiments from the prior week to be sustained into the new week even as a single …

IFRS 17 adoption to cost Nigeria, others $20 billion

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Guardianng June 22, 2021 4:04 a.m.

With smart investment and the right people, an insurer’s IFRS 17 programme has the potential to help deliver long-term yearly savings to show against the daunting up-front costs.” According to …

With smart investment and the right people, an insurer’s IFRS 17 programme has the potential to help deliver long-term yearly savings to show against the daunting up-front costs.” According to …

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