Laboma Beach Resort clinches top award at Ghana Environmental Excellence Awards

The Ghana Environmental Excellence Awards has crowned Laboma beach Resort as the “most beautiful, cleanest beach resort of the year”. The award is in recognition of Laboma beach’s contributions to the development of the environment. A citation presented to the beach resort reads, “In recognition of the company’s extraordinary and outstanding achievement and merit in […]


Ghacem distributes free cement to institutions to facilitate key projects

The 16th edition of the Ghacem Cement Foundation (GCF) was held last week in Takoradi where health and educational Institutions in the southern sector of the country (Western, Central, Eastern, Volta and Greater Accra regions) received cement allocations to aid their infrastructural projects. The GCF secretariat annually gives cement to the institutions across the country […]


UPSA launches Business Incubator Centre

The University of Professional Studies, Accra(UPSA), has launched its Business Incubator Centre; to assist young professionals to generate, develop, co-develop, re-develop, and hone business ideas into viable ventures. The Centre would also serve as the nodal point of the University in terms of galvanising critical knowledge around the interface of theory and practice for business […]


GRA clamps down on Melcom, Shoprite and other stores over tax stamp policy

The Ghana Revenue Authority has instructed and further supervised the removal of excisable products without tax stamps from the shelves of Melcom, Shoprite, MaxMart and other shops in Accra. Manufacturers and importers of excisable products are required by law to fix hologram stamps on their products before they are sold to consumers, a directive detailed […]

Swiss companies create 10,000 jobs in Nigeria
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Swiss companies create 10,000 jobs in Nigeria

Lagos – Mr Johann Schneider-Ammann,the visiting Swiss Confederation’s Minister of Economy, Education and Research on Friday said that Swiss companies in Nigeria had so far created about 10,000 job opportunities for Nigerians. Schneider-Ammann spoke in Lagos at a reception organised by the Consulate General of Switzerland in Lagos for him and members of his Economic […]

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Diamond bank hosts Nigeria’s largest beauty products event, Beauty Souk

Cosmetologists, makeup artistes, beauticians, beauty bloggers & buyers were recently hosted in Lagos to the biggest beauty products and services fair. Titled The Beauty Souk, the event was powered by Nigeria’s leading supporter of small businesses, Diamond Bank Plc and organized by leading event organizer- Eventful Nigeria. Guests and celebrities in attendance enjoyed numerous activities […]

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Google pledges $300m to support journalism and fight fake news

Google has said it will invest $300m in helping news organisations to fight fake news and grow their businesses. The search engine giant will also invest in new technological tools to enhance online news consumption. The firm, which some argue has taken advertising money away from newspapers, acknowledged journalism was “under pressure” in the digital […]


uniBank takeover: Ofori Atta’s move to destroy NDC-linked businesses – Minority

The Minority in Parliament has described the directive from the Bank of Ghana for audit firm, KPMG to takeover management of uniBank as an orchestrated move by the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori Atta to destroy businesses purportedly linked to the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). The Central Bank, as regulators, has handed over managerial powers […]