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News Ghana » Economy: 2018: Ghana’s technology turning point?

News channel or source: https://www.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/features/2018-Ghana-s-technology-turning-point-628570
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

As creativity, innovation and machine intelligence become the currencies of the modern economy, Ghana must now begin to deliberately invest in the tools, talents, technologies and tactics of digital nation building. Projected by the World Bank, alongside ...

News Ghana » Economy: Nkrumah’s overthrow, bane of Ghana’s underdevelopment – CPP

News channel or source: https://www.ghanabusinessnews.com/2018/02/24/nkrumahs-overthrow-bane-of-ghanas-underdevelopment-cpp/
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Ghana continues to struggle for economic independence 61 years after attaining political independence. “Unfortunately under the fourth Republic the quest for economic independence has been abandoned by both the alternating governments of the New ...

News Ghana » Economy: Ghana seeks solutions to power woes for economic growth

News channel or source: http://www.theafricareport.com/West-Africa/ghana-power-madness.html
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ghana’s lights are back on, but the chaos is not over. President Akufo-Addo’s government must address a legacy of emergency power plant commissions and costly over-production if it is to embrace the opportunities for growth A year into his presidency ...

News Ghana » Economy: Ghana Risks the Anger of 800,000 Cocoa Farmers

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-02-23/ghana-risks-800-000-cocoa-farmers-ire-with-subsidies-set-to-end
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

We will not accept that.” Ghana has little room to support prices even if rising output from new oil fields are supporting an economic revival. While the World Bank forecasts that the economy will expand by 8.3 percent in 2018, the fastest rate in Africa ...

News Ghana » Economy: Will Ghana lead Anglophone West Africa to a single currency?

News channel or source: http://www.dw.com/en/will-ghana-lead-anglophone-west-africa-to-a-single-currency/a-42679886
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Eco-skeptic Nigeria Nigeria, however, is not convinced about the benefit of a single currency to its mega economy, whose Gross Domestic Product (GDP) quadruples the rest of the others combined, with the exception of Ghana. "How do you ensure that it ...

News Ghana » Economy: Deal with rising economic crimes – AG to EOCO Board

News channel or source: https://mobile.ghanaweb.com/GhanaHomePage/business/Deal-with-rising-economic-crimes-AG-to-EOCO-Board-628433
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

come up with a strategy to arrest the increasing spate of economic crimes in Ghana. Addressing the Board after they were sworn in by High Court Judge, Justice Mrs. Ellen Amoah in her office, the Attorney General said the constraints of EOCO as an ...

News Ghana » Economy: Q&A: The reality of free education for all in Ghana

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/qa-reality-free-education-ghana-180219070207774.html
Publication date: Sunday 25 February 2018

Johnson Ayonka is the director of the Grassroots Transparency Initiative at WillWay Africa, an NGO that supports low-income communities in health, education and economic empowerment. Jo Hallett works with Ghana School Aid and Let's Read Ghana to provide ...

News Ghana » Economy: Nigeria not reaping economic benefits of Internet — Rudman

News channel or source: http://punchng.com/nigeria-not-reaping-economic-benefits-of-internet-rudman/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

He speaks on the economic benefits of localising Internet traffic in this ... What will Nigeria benefit from your partnership with Ghana Internet Exchange Point? We have the opportunity of attracting all the West African countries because right now we ...

News Ghana » Economy: Air Namibia’s first flight on re-entry to Ghana postponed

News channel or source: http://citifmonline.com/2018/02/21/air-namibias-first-flight-re-entry-ghana-postponed/
Publication date: Wednesday 21 February 2018

The postponement of flight operations in Ghana according to a press release from the company ... A319 fleet which offers a seat configuration of 16 Business Class and 96 Economy Class seats.

News Ghana » Economy: Deepening the Economy with Backward Integration

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/23/deepening-the-economy-with-backward-integration/
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

According to Yaw Nsarkoh, the Executive Vice President, Unilever Ghana/ Nigeria, 90% of its brands in Nigeria ... for the supply of cassava and starch. Speaking on the economic benefits of aligning with the government on this strategy, Yaw said, “by ...