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Kenya launches regulations to help curb counterfeit gas cylinders

Kenya energy regulator on Tuesday announced new stringent measures to curb the growing number of substandard liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders sold to Kenyans...
Right to Information (RTI)

Civil Society Organisation demands fast action on RTI regulations

Civil Society Organisations have called on government to quickly work on the regulations that would govern the implementation of the Right to Information law This...
Brt

Minister Urge Road Users to Abide Traffic Regulations

Mr Kweku Ofori Asiamah, the Minister of Transport, has urged newly trained Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) drivers to be guided by the Road Traffic...
Fuel

Report hints on raise in fuel prices and consumer goods over fresh fuel guidelines

The impending regulations by the International Maritime Organization (IMO) will result in higher freight costs, and ultimately, those costs will be passed to consumers,...
healthcare

Namibia to launch regulations for child care and protection

Namibia will launch regulations for child care and protection legislation in March this year, Lucia Swartbooi, deputy minister of gender equality and child welfare,...

We Need Regulations On Forex Trading In Ghana – Raymond Avenu

The Forex market is by far the largest trading platform in the world. With an estimated daily trading value of $5tn, it totally outstrips...
seed

Government completes draft on Ghana’s seed regulations – Minister

Government is working to get parliamentary approval for the finalised draft of the Ghana Seed Regulations, Mr Seth Osei Akoto, the Director of Crop...
some road safety agencies along the Tema Motorway

NRSC launch 2017 Christmas road safety campaign

A new Information Service Centre was on Tuesday inaugurated at Neoplan Station, Kwame Nkrumah Circle to enhance road safety issues before, during and after...
health

Global Health Summit Underway In Accra

A three-day Global Health Supply Chain Summit to enhance the role of stakeholders in the sector is underway in Accra. The 10th summit is on...
procurement

Code of Ethics and Conduct Launched For Procurement Professionals

The Ghana Institute of Procurement and Supply (GIPS) has launched a Code of Ethics and Conduct for procurement professionals and practitioners. Mr Collins Agyemang Sarpong,...
Ghana’s investment market

Ghana Stock Exchange readmits 2 firms suspended for failure to comply with regulations

Two out of five companies suspended by the Ghana Stock Exchange (GSE) last week are back in the trading business, local media reported here...

Is It Better Without Corruption at The End ?

“Doing good business is good for business,” says Rainer Buehrer, Siemens’ Regional Compliance Head for Africa. In the wake of constant news headlines of political...

Government shelves proposed towing levy

The implementation of the Mandatory Towing Levy, which seeks to tow broken down and disabled vehicles on roads to reduce accidents, has been suspended,...

Roads Safety Commission to Step Up Public Education

The Committee on Roads and Transport of Parliament has lauded the towing service project and called on the Road Safety Commission to step up...
mining

Zambia starts reviewing uranium mining regulations

Authorities in Zambia have started reviewing regulations in the mining sector to take consideration of the discovery of uranium and other radioactive minerals, state-media...

Angel Group of Companies Pleads With FDA

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) has been asked to reconsider its decision to shut down the production facility of Adonko Bitters Limited. Angel Group...
Money

Micro-Credit Association Debunks Public Perception

Mr Samuel Ofori-Appeah, National Board Member of the Micro-Credit Association of Ghana has said operators of micro -credit finance companies were not “Shylocks” but...
alcohol

VALD Ask Gov’t To Regulate Alcohol Use In Ghana

Vision for Alternative Development (VALD), in partnership with IOGT International, has held a day’s civil society workshop in Accra on Alcohol Prevention and Control...
Court

Police Asked To Prosecute Pedestrians

A judge has suggested to the Ghana Police Service to start prosecuting pedestrians who crossed roads indiscriminately. Mrs Victoria A. Ghansah, a Magistrate at the...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce To Enforce Tax Compliance

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Special Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce says it will intensify its tax compliance checks in 2017 to sustain the gains made...
NDC

NDC addresses education in manifesto

The NDC said under the second term of President John Dramani Mahama, the government will review and implement the national policy on Early Childhood...
Ghana's political parties

Political Parties urged to educate their followers

He said majority of political party activists, especially the youth, were not conversant with the rules governing elections and also the Political Parties Code...
Ghana Health service

Upper East: Director Of Ghana Health Service Hot Over Missing Vehicles

Contrary to claims by Dr Kofi Issah that five vehicles are missing and the Director General has done nothing about it, painstaking investigations in...
mobile money

Bank fight telcos over mobile money dominance

The Central Bank announced a new set of guidelines for the service about a year ago to improve money transfer via mobile phones. The new...
Driving schools

Director Expresses Concern Over The Rise in Unregistered Private Schools

He said the laid down rules and regulations set up by the Ghana Education Service (GES) and the...

NCA Protects Consumers As ICH Regulations Gets Approval

The regulations known as the Electronic Communications (Interconnect Clearinghouse Services) Regulations, 2016 otherwise known as the LI 2234 is aimed at regulating the activities...
Fisheries Regulations

Fisheries Guidelines Now in Ghanaian Languages

The legislation, translated into Ga, Fanti, and Ewe, was launched in Tema by Madam Sherry Ayittey, Minister of Fisheries and Aquaculture. ...
AFP/File / Desiree Martin A strong point of Spain's wind energy sector is that companies involved in the entire production line are present in the country

Off Grid Energy is What West Africa Needs Now to Shoot Growth, Innovation

Regulations have to offer an enabling environment which attracts private sector investment to undertake various innovation projects in rural areas of West Africa, Ture...
An employee works on electric pylons at a power station in Greater Noida on the outskirts of New Delhi June 8, 2012. REUTERS/Parivartan Sharma/Files

Chief fire officer asks for electrical wiring regulations

Six hundred and one (601) electrical fires were recorded nationwide, last year - 34 more than the 2014 total. ...
Liu Jiayi

China Auditor $59 billion After Auditing Institutions

Liu Jiayi, head of the National Audit Office (NAO), said at a conference that more than 2,100 items in government rules and regulations were formulated...