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Israeli cyber security companies raise US$1.6 billion in 2019

Israeli cyber security companies raised a total of 1.6 billion U.S. dollars in 2019, the Israel National Cyber Directorate said on Monday. ...

Trade and Industry Ministry to aggressively pursue new strategic industrial initiatives in 2020 –...

The Ministry of Trade and Industry has given the strongest indication that it will aggressively pursue the implementation of its Strategic Anchor Industries Initiatives...
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Companies in Botswana urged to embrace data visualization

A leading academia of Botswana on Thursday urged the country's companies to embrace data visualization. Audrey Masizani, of the University of Botswana,...

Oil and Gas companies urged to involve more women in their operations

Mr Solomon Kusi Ampofo, the Natural Resources Governance Coordinator for the Friends of the Nation (FoN)has said the active participation of women in the...

Academia, companies need to collaborate to address industry gaps

Professor Kweku Asuahene-Gima, the Founding President and Executive Dean of Nobel International Business School, has called for collaboration between academia and the companies to...
Financial scrutiny

Ways Companies Manipulate Their Financial Statements

Every company, to a larger extent, manipulates its numbers to a certain extent to make sure budgets balance, executives score bonuses, and investors continue...
Data Protection Commissioner, Patricia Edusei-Poku (middle), flanked by Rita Tsegah and Roland Gyan from Ecobank

Companies without Data Protection Certificate risk losing license

Ghana’s Commissioner of Data Protection, Patricia Edusei-Poku has warned that companies which refuse to register with the Ghana Data Protection Commission risk losing their...

Jumia Africa Sets Eyes on African Markets with focus on Chinese companies

Africa's leading e-commerce platform Jumia has said it will be "100 percent Africa" for now and the future, and will not target markets outside...
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Insurance Companies Urged to Clear the Bad Image About Their Services

The Ghana Insurers Association (GIA) has organised a seminar for Claim Managers in the Insurance Industry with a call to help transform the negative...

Taskforce takes on heads of companies for non-compliance of fire insurance

A taskforce on enforcing compliance of compulsory fire insurance on Tuesday arrested four institutional heads in Accra for non-compliant. The institutional heads were from Amasha...
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Buhari sign Executive Order 007 to allow companies construct federal roads

President Muhammadu Buhari Friday signed Executive Order 007 of 2019 on the Road Infrastructure Development and Refurbishment Investment Tax Credit Scheme at Council Chambers...
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Why Stock Prices are so Dear to Companies

Several reasons abound why companies, or more specifically their management teams, care about their company's stock price and want it to perform well in the...

IFC and WASE Agrees To Strengthen Corporate Governance

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and West Africa Regional Stock Exchange, Bourse Régionale des Valeurs Mobilières, has today signed an agreement...

SERAP Charges Fashola To Provide Information On Contractors Who Made Away With Electricity Project...

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP) has sent a Freedom of Information request to Babatunde Fashola, SAN, Minister of Power, Works and Housing urging...

Ghana’s Private Sector Gained Momentum At The End Of 2018 : IHS Markit Ghana...

The nascent recovery in Ghana's private sector gained momentum at the end of 2018, with business conditions improving to the greatest extent since June....
Seed Impact

West Africa: Seed Companies get Funding

The Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF), a Pan-African institution that invests in agribusinesses and renewable energy enterprises, has launched the ‘Seed for Impact Programme’...

Better performing companies have gender balanced boards – IFC Report

The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, and the State Secretariat of Economic Affairs of Switzerland (SECO), have...

Release US$5 million stimulus package now – Companies tell government

A beneficiary of the government promised of US$5 million stimulus package to selected local industries, Intravenous infusions limited, a pharmaceutical products manufacturer, has called...

GBCHealth Honours Companies for the Struggle Against Malaria

This evening, GBCHealth’s Corporate Alliance on Malaria in Africa (CAMA), alongside the Private Sector Malaria Prevention Project (PSMP) at John Hopkins Center for Communication,...

SAP Introduces Sample of Its Products to Companies

SAP a global market leader in enterprise application software has introduced its new range of cutting edge technology products on public service, the energy...
Photo shows the exhibition hall of the 2018 Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. (Photo: CFP)

Chinese Tech Companies Compete With A-list Global Brands in 5G

The Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2018 conference, held from February 26 to March 1, highlighted 5G technology market in a big way. Taking place...
Dr Mahamudu Bawumia

Ghana gov’t to boost mortgage with land tittle registration

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, says government would undertake digital registration of land titles next year to boost the mortgage market. He said the current...

Stakeholders call for name and shame of sexual abuse perpetrators

Mr Godwin Avenorgbo, the Director of Communications for Melcom Group of Companies, has called on policy makers to formulate laws that will deal with...

Five years on Melcom demand answers for collapse building

The Management of Melcom Group of Companies has called on state agencies who conducted investigations into the collapse of a six-storey rented building at...

SAT Foundation Screens Public On Health Problems

The Samuel Amo Tobbin (SAT) Foundation, in collaboration with the National Blood Service, has held blood donation and free health screening exercise for the...
Zoomlion and AMA workers collecting filth at the Tema Station.

MP Calls For Attitudinal Change Towards Sanitation

The Member of Parliament (MP) for Agona West, Mrs Cynthia Morison has expressed grave concern about the continuing littering on the streets of ice...
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Kenyan opposition supporters start controversial economic boycotts

Many opposition supporters in Kenya seem to have heeded to calls by their leaders to boycott products of three companies they accused of working...
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Ghanaians Assured Of All Inclusive Government

Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Nana Adjei Boateng, has pledged the government’s resolve to go the extra mile to build a...

MP Supports Daboase Senior Technical School

Mr Isaac Adjei Mensah, the Member of Parliament for the Wassa East said contributing to quality education was key to transforming the future of...

Bayport Financial, CFC Savings Join Forces

Bayport financial Services has merged with its sister-company CFC Savings and Loans, to become Bayport Savings and Loans Limited, following approval from the Bank...