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RLG does not owe gov’t GHS6.3m

Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC), James Klutse Avedzi, has said that RLG Communications Limited is not indebted to government to the tune of GHS6.3million. “As we speak now, RLG does not owe them the GHS6.3million,” he told Class FM’s Parliamentary correspondent, Ekow Annan, on Friday, September 22. The 2015 Auditor-General's report had cited RLG Company Limited for defaulting in supplying la ...

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A-G Report: RLG owes gov’t GHS6m – Frimpong-Boateng

The 2015 Auditor-General's report has cited RLG Company Limited for defaulting in supplying laptops per a contract, despite receiving full payment for it. In line with the policy of promoting indigenous Ghanaian businesses, the Ministry of Environment, Science, Technology and Innovation entered into an agreement with RLG Communications Ltd. to produce and distribute 103,181 pieces of laptops at a total cost ...

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Buy local chicken – Farmers

The Ashanti Regional Secretary of the Ghana National Association of Poultry Farmers, Amoako Nketia, has urged Ghanaians to patronise locally produced chicken for consumption. According to him, this will not only help poultry farmers to expand their businesses and employ more workers, but also contribute to the socioeconomic development of the nation. In an interaction with Class News’ regional correspondent ...

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Uber Loses London licence

Uber will not be issued a new private hire licence, Transport for London (TfL) has said. TfL has concluded the ride-hailing app firm was not fit and proper to hold a private hire operator licence. Uber's conduct demonstrated a lack of corporate responsibility which could have potential public safety and security implications, it said. Uber said the decision would "show the world that, far from being open, L ...

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Chicago City makes $20m deposit in Nduom’s ISF Bank

The City of Chicago, Illinois, USA, has deposited $20 million into the operations of Illinois Federal Service Bank (ISF Bank), which has the Nduoms, led by Dr and Mrs Papa Kwesi Nduom as majority shareholders. Chicago City Treasurer, Kurt Summers announced the deposit at a press conference on Monday September 18, 2017. The deposit is to help boost economic development of Chicago City and its immediate commu ...

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COCOBOD borrows $1.3bn to buy cocoa

The Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has secured $1.3 billion from a consortium of 25 banks to finance cocoa production and purchases in the 2017/18 cocoa season. An agreement to give meaning to the transaction was signed at a ceremony chaired by Ghana’s Ambassador to France, Ms Anna Bossman, in Paris on Wednesday. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the COCOBOD, Mr Joseph Boahen Aidoo, signed on behalf of the ...

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Do business like Nigerians: GUTA urged

Nigerian traders in Ashanti Region’s capital, Kumasi, have urged the Ghana Union of Traders Association (GUTA) to encourage its members to take their business seriously like they (Nigerians) do and stop threatening to take the law into their own hands. This comes on the back of threats by GUTA to stop the payment and filling of tax returns by end of October this year if foreign nationals are not barred from ...

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Cut salaries of Deputy CEOs of SOEs too – Terkper

Former Finance Minister, Seth Terkper, has suggested to President Akufo-Addo to also consider cutting down salaries of the Deputy Chief Executives of the State Owned Enterprises (SOE) as part of a move to cut salaries of the CEOs below the President of Ghana. His comments come on the heels of the Finance Minister seeking to implement a rationalisation process to cut salaries of CEOs of SOEs whose salaries a ...

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Times Board condemns staff demo

The Board of the New Times Corporation has described the industrial action by its workers as unwarranted and unfortunate. Staff of the state entity on Monday, September 18, demonstrated in front of their office to demand better service conditions. They said their Managing Director, Carol Annang, has taken over the work of the national paper’s Chief Accountant, Chief Procurement Officer and Chief Auditor. Th ...

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GCB donates vehicle to KNUST Business School

GCB Bank Limited has donated Toyota Hilux pick-up to the Business School of the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST Business School) in Kumasi. The donation forms part of the Bank’s corporate social responsibility towards education and human resource development. The Chief Operating Officer (COO) of the Bank, Mr Samuel Sarpong, on behalf of the Board and Management presented the igniti ...

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