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WEYA 2016 Now Open: Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards

WomanRising is pleased to announce its annual initiative aimed at identifying and honouring outstanding and audacious Ghanaian women entrepreneurs in all sectors of the economy dubbed the “Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Awards (WEYA 2016)”. WEYA 2016 is designed to discover and celebrate the most outstanding women entrepreneurs in over 30 vital sectors of the […]

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Ghana: Bilateral Trade with UK trade hits 1.3bn

Trade between Ghana and the United Kingdom has reached £1.3 billion, according to latest statistics. Ghana is currently the UK’s fifth largest trade partner in Sub-Saharan Africa. Speaking at an event to mark the 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth in Accra, the British High Commissioner to Ghana, Jon Benjamin, said British companies still have confidence […]

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Ghana: Treasury bond makes 24.5% Yield

Ghana accepted 1.123 billion cedis ($294 mln) for a three-year domestic bond with a yield of 24.5%. Proceeds of the bond, which was open to offshore investors, will be used to finance the government’s 2016 budget. It was sold through a book-builder’s system arranged by Barclays Bank, Stanbic and Strategic African Securities. Total bids received […]

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Ghana: Telecom Giant increase Data Capacity

Glo Mobile Ghana, a subsidiary of next generation network, Globacom, said it had upgraded its network capacity to effectively accommodate 20 million data subscribers. Head of Business of Glo Mobile Ghana, Mr. Augustine Mamuro, said the development followed the series of network improvement projects executed by the company to extensively enhance the network experience of […]