An economist on Thursday made what appeared to be an unorthodox revelation in Parliament claiming the economic hardship being experienced by Ghanaians, has caused funeral donations and offertories at churches to nosedive.

Parliament on Thursday begun debating Ghana's 2016 budget statement and economic policy a day after the minority carried through their threat to sabotage the debate originally scheduled for Wednesday.

For her immense contributions in the PR and communications space of the telecommunication industry, Gifty Bingley, the Director of Corporate Communications & Responsibility at Tigo Ghana has been named the 2014 PR Discovery of the Year at the prestigious Institute of Public Relations Awards held at the La Palm Royal Beach Hotel in Accra last Friday.

Debate on 2016 budget begins today

Wednesday, 25 November 2015 07:30

Members of Parliament (MPs) will begin deliberating on the 2016 budget statement and financial policy of government from Wednesday, November 25.

Ghana Gas Company Limited says the shutdown of its plants Monday, which has caused an intensification of load shedding in the country, was at the instance of the Volta River  Authority  and not because of any challenge.

The Ministry of Power says the recent decline in power supply is as a result of the shutdown of the Ghana National Gas Company Limited in Atuabo in the Western Region.

Ghana’s leading television company TV3 and leading mobile telecom giant, MTN have hinted of stronger partnership in the near future to see how best both brands can grow stronger.

Vodafone donates towards Farmers’ Day

Friday, 20 November 2015 17:41

Vodafone Ghana has donated mobile phones, power banks, tablet and a cash of GH¢ 20,000 to the Ministry of Food and Agriculture towards the celebration of the 2015 National Farmers Day.

GH₵10 billion recorded in interbank transfers

Thursday, 19 November 2015 10:15

About 10.3 billion cedis worth of interbank payments were done through ACH Direct Credit from January to October this year, according to data from the Ghana Interbank Payment and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS).

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Vodafone Ghana Harris Broumidi says harnessing the talents of local people for the job market is crucial to the success of every company or organisation.

Terkper plans $750m Eurobond next year

Wednesday, 18 November 2015 13:22

Finance Minster, Seth Terkper has hinted that government will next year sell a $750 million Eurobond to finance its budget deficit, as access to non-concessional loans and donor flows begin to dry up.

In a bid to deepen its financial inclusion and commitment to provide innovative service to customers, Tigo Cash has organised a two-week training programme for over 5,000 agents on the new Bank of Ghana ‘E-money Issuers Guidelines’ and ‘Agent Guidelines’.