Business

Three airline operators to help manage national carrier

Ghana is currently in talks with three airline operators as the country nears the establishment of a national carrier. The companies will be responsible for injecting capital and help manage the new entity. Air Mauritius, Ethiopian Airlines and Abu Dhabi Aviation, are currently being considered for the private sector participation. The collapse of the erstwhile Ghana International Airlines has warranted ...

Read More »

1D1F: Tomato paste, spices factory to be ready in December 2018

Government’s quest to industrialize the country through its flagship programme One-District-One-Factory has witnessed a major boost as one of the factories registered under the programme is scheduled to commence operations in December this year. The factory, sited in Afienya, is known as Leefound Food Stuff Company Ghana Limited and is a joint venture between two major shareholders; Ghana Rise Food ...

Read More »

1D1F: Trade Minister to present bill to parliament to seek tax holidays for factories

National Coordinator of government’s flagship One-District-One-Factory has hinted plans by the Trade and Industry Ministry to present a bill to parliament that seeks to grant factories under the project tax exemptions. The tax exemptions she believed will together with other measures already implemented serve as a great incentive to attract more foreign direct investments in the country, especially under the ...

Read More »

Ghana-Cote d’Ivoire to agree on maritime boundary demarcation

Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire are holding the last meeting aimed at implementing the ruling by the Special Chamber of the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) on the maritime boundary. The 16-member joint implementation committee constituted by Ghana and chaired by the Senior Minister, Mr Yaw Osafo-Maafo, to oversee the implementation process is having the last meeting ...

Read More »