Friday, 27 December 2013
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The African Development Bank (AfDB) and the Government of Japan signed a bilateral Exchange of Notes for a loan of $100 million.
This is the fourth loan to the Bank, under the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance (EPSA) for Africa Initiative, which supports entrepreneurship, job creation and economic growth in Africa.
Thursday, 19 December 2013
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Agyemang III, Chief of Baworo in the Ejisu Municipality, has started executing  vigorous development projects  in the community, a year after his installation.
Work on an ultra-modern palace for the community has begun. Other projects include the construction of modern toilet facility, well-furnished 20 capacity computer laboratory with accessories for the local primary and Junior High schools.
Tuesday, 10 December 2013
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Agrifood

 

A FOURTEEN-Day Training Capacity Enhancement workshop, aimed at enhancing the skills and performance of staff of COCOBOD to deal with the deadly swollen shoot disease that attacks cocoa in the country has ended in Kumasi.

Thursday, 5 December 2013
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Agrifood

 

To boost cocoa production in the country, the Royal Netherlands Embassy, Ghana, has signed a 7 million Euro grant for a four-year Cocoa Rehabilitation and Intensification Programme (CRIP). The Dutch Ambassador to Ghana, H.E. Hans Docter, indicated that the grant is expected to leverage an additional private sector cocoa industry funding of 14 million Euros.

Wednesday, 4 December 2013
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Oscar Chirino

 

Mr Emmanuel Nyame, Chairman of Ghana StartUp Cup, has called on duty-bearers to create enabling environment for emerging young entrepreneurs to set up more businesses. “Encourage the young ones to challenge themselves to build sustaining businesses…there is a lot of talent among today’s youth…create enabling environment for them,” he said. Mr Nyame made the call at the awards night of Ghana StartUp Cup business model competition on Tuesday.

Tuesday, 3 December 2013
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Oil and Gas

 

The 2014 Budget could be described as one with the most initiatives on institutionalized Funds ever in Ghana’s history. The Minister of Finance in presenting the budget for the next fiscal year, 2014, announced the establishment of the Ghana Infrastructure Fund, the SME Fund and the Contingency Fund.