Business

Govt commits $100m to support entrepreneurs

Govt commits $100m to support entrepreneurs

February 4, 2019

Government has committed about $100 million to support entrepreneurs in the country, Minister for Business Development has said. Mohammed Awal said, ‘We want to make young people know that when you have a business idea, the government is willing to support you. In 2017 government devoted 10 million dollars to support startups but this year […]

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Man City owner CFG leads US$115m Sapphire Sport investment

Man City owner CFG leads US$115m Sapphire Sport investment

January 29, 2019

Venture capital fund eyes investments in technology and digital sports startups. Manchester City owner City Football Group (CFG) has been named as the anchor investor in Sapphire Sport, a new US$115 million sport venture capital fund launched by Sapphire Ventures. Abu Dhabi-based CFG, which owns five other soccer clubs around the world, is joined by […]

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Kasapreko, Tetra Pak celebrate partnership by launching aseptic juice line

Kasapreko, Tetra Pak celebrate partnership by launching aseptic juice line

January 20, 2019

Kasapreko, Ghana’s indigenous manufacturer and producer of alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks and Tetra Pak, world’s leading food processing and packaging company, are proudly celebrating their partnership by inaugurating Kasapreko’s first automated carton aseptic juice line.  Over the past 2 years, the two companies have been working closely to make this project a reality. Commenting on […]

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Vodafone Ghana expands operations in Kumasi

Vodafone Ghana expands operations in Kumasi

January 20, 2019

Vodafone Ghana has affirmed its resolve to strengthening customer care for the sustainable growth of the company. Ms Yolanda Cuba, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vodafone, said for that reason the company was working assiduously to roll out innovative products to address the needs of customers. The company intends to introduce a ‘4G’ component […]

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EOCO goes after Shatta Wale, others – Ghanaian dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale

January 17, 2019

News reaching MyNewsGh.com indicates that Zylofon signee and Ghana’s self-acclaimed Dancehall King, Charles Nii Armah Mensah known in Showbiz as Shatta Wale could soon lose his East Legon mansion and some vehicles as there are plans by Economic and Organised Crime Office (EOCO) to confiscate them as part of measures in retrieving properties of Menzgold […]

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53 Soldiers Sue Menzgold Over GH2.5m Investment

January 17, 2019

Fifty-Three soldiers have dragged Menzgold Ghana Limited, a gold dearlship company, to the High Court for failing to pay back their total investment of GH2.5 million. The plaintiffs – from the Ghana Navy, the Ghana Air Force and the Ghana Army – are praying the High Court to order a refund of their money. According […]

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We’ve not agreed to support banks with pension funds – Registered Pension Schemes – Isaac Bampoe-Addo

January 17, 2019

The Forum for Public Sector Registered Pension Schemes, has disputed the government’s claim that it has reached an agreement with some private pension fund managers to use their funds to support some indigenous banks with the creation of the Ghana Amalgamated Trust (GAT). After a meeting on Wednesday, worker unions called on the government to come […]

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EOCO freezes NAM1’s accounts; goes after his assets

January 17, 2019

The Economic and Organized Crime Office, EOCO, has frozen some accounts of embattled Chief Executive Officer of gold dealership firm, Menzgold, Nana Appiah Mensah, popularly known as NAM1.  sources at EOCO say accounts belonging to Menzgold and other related businesses owned by Nana Appiah Mensah, who has an arrest warrant on his head, are also […]

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Akufo-Addo government caused Menzgold saga – Sammy Gyamfi

January 17, 2019

The Communications Officer of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Sammy Gyamfi, has accused the Akufo-Addo-led government of directly complicit in the conundrum customers of Menzgold Ghana Limited have been plunged into. The aggrieved customers have demonstrated across the country, asking government to ensure that the gold-dealership firm reimburses their cash values to them. Extra values […]

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Year of Return Ghana to attract 500,000 Diasporan Africans

Year of Return Ghana to attract 500,000 Diasporan Africans

January 16, 2019

Mr Akwasi Agyemang (left), Chief Executive Officer of the Ghana Tourism Authority, addressing participants at the press launch of “The Year of Return Ghana 2019” in Accra. About half a million Africans in the Diaspora are expected to arrive in the country to take part in “The Year of Return Ghana 2019”, a historic campaign […]

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