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Frimpong Boateng orders closure of Tomato factory at Kuntunse

The Minister of Environment, Science and Technology, Prof. Kwabena Frimpong Boateng, has ordered the closure of a Chinese Tomato paste factory operating unlawfully in the Ga West Municipality of the Greater Accra Region. The tomato factory, which belongs to some Chinese expatriates, was fined GHc 15,000 by the EPA in …

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Industries demand swift release of stimulus packages

The Ghana National Chamber of Commerce and Industry (GNCCI) has demanded swift action in releasing the stimulus packages announced by government to distressed businesses. Government as part of plans to improve the business environment in the country, in 2017, began processes to support businesses in distress through support packages. The …

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BoG 2nd Deputy Governor, Johnson Asiama resigns

The Second Deputy Governor of the Bank of Ghana (BoG), Dr. Johnson Asiama has resigned. Biographyradioghana.com understands that his resignation took effect on January 02, 2018. Information available to Citi Business News also indicates that President Akufo-Addo has been informed of the resignation. It is unclear what reasons may have …

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Ivorian cocoa farmers concerned about hot and dry weather

Hot, dry weather last week in most of top grower Ivory Coast’s cocoa regions has raised fears about bean quality and production for the remainder of the main crop, farmers said on Tuesday. Ivory Coast’s cocoa season started on Oct. 1. The country is currently in the dry season, which …

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Man nabbed with drugs and ammunitions at Aviance Cargo Village

A Trader who was arrested at the Aviance Cargo Village with eight small plastic containers stuffed with dried leaves suspected to be Indian hemp has appeared before an Accra Circuit Court. Abu Mohammed was also found in possession of 200 rounds of 9mm ammunitions. Charged with possession of ammunition and …

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WeChat denies ‘storing’ chat histories

In a carefully worded riposte, China’s most popular messaging app WeChat, has denied “storing chat histories”. It follows criticism from Chinese businessman Li Shufu, who recently said the firm “must be watching all our WeChats every day”. In response the Tencent-owned firm said suggestions that it was watching users was …

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Bola Ray named 2017 Young Entrepreneur Of The Year

Chief Executive Officer of Excellence In Broadcasting (EIB) Network, Nathan Kwabena Anokye Adisi, popularly known as BOLA RAY has been adjudged the Young Entrepreneur of the year 2017 at the first edition of the Myjoyonline Influence Awards. The celebrated Ghanaian broadcaster recently launched his biography which outlined his pursuit of …

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A look at MenzGold CEO’s luxurious cars at his plush mansion inside Trasacco

Although we don’t know how much exactly Nana Appiah Mensah, CEO of Zylofon Media is worth, it’s an indisputable fact that, the young man is worth several millions of dollars and his properties attests to this fact. Aside from his media company, he owns a couple of businesses like MenzGold, …

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AMA gives hawkers one week to relocate for decongestion exercise

The Accra Metropolitan Assembly (AMA) has given all hawkers and traders encroaching on pavements, footbridges, and other open spaces within the metropolis a one-week ultimatum to relocate or be caught up in an impending decongestion exercise. The assembly in a statement the activities of these hawkers and traders contribute to …

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What you should know about TV Licence in Ghana

Q1: should every TV set owner or user pay TV licence fee? ANS TV licensing Act 1966 (NLCD 89) as amended, directs that “a person shall not install or use a television receiving set unless there is in existence in relation to that set a valid television receiving set licence …

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