Friday , December 14 2018 11:02 pm
Home / Business

Business

Ghanaians tasked to join fight against Smuggling

By: Shalom Lumor| MyKuulFMonline| August 1, 2017  The  Aflao Sector Commander of the Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) , Mrs. Kafui Modey have tasked Ghanaians to help fight smuggling of goods in and out of the country by reporting the perpetrators to the security services. She explained …

Read More »

One-district-one-factory’ will not disadvantaged existing factories – Minister

By: KALD| MyKuulFMonline.com The Volta Regional Minister, Dr. Archibald Letsa has disclosed that, government will not use the implementation of the ‘one-district-one-factory’ policy to disadvantaged existing  Agro Processing factories operating in some districts of the region. The policy which forms part of the Akufo-Addo led administration’s national industrialization agenda, intends …

Read More »

MTN Ghana paid over half-billion taxes in 2016

By: Kald| MyKuulFMonline| June 20, 2017 Telecom giant, MTN has in the year 2016 paid about Ghȼ 637 million in direct taxes to government through the Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA). This amount, together with other payments made to the industry Regulator and other agencies sum up to about Ghc 1.1 …

Read More »

Importers resist 0.2% AU levy

By: Graphic Online Even before the 0.2 per cent levy for the African Union (AU) levy takes effect, importers are already registering their displeasure with its imposition. President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo announced at the weekend that cabinet had approved the levy which would soon be tabled before Parliament for …

Read More »

Employment agencies decry illegal recruitment of Ghanaians

By: Graphic Online The Ghana Association of Private Employment Agencies (GHAPEA) has vowed to expose any employment agency that facilitates the illegal recruitment of Ghanaians to foreign countries where they are often abused. In this regard, the association has called on the government to provide it with the necessary support …

Read More »

Amewu arrest 4 for engaging in galamsey at Amadaa

By: Graphic Online Three Ghanaians and a Burkinabe who defied  the six-month moratorium on illegal mining to engage in ‘galamsey’ in River Offin at Amadaa in the Atwima Nwabiagya District in the Ashanti Region have been arrested. They were caught in the act by the Minister of Lands and Natural …

Read More »

Illegal miners smuggled $7bn worth of gold in 2016

By: Graphic More than $7 billion worth of gold obtained from illegal mining activities was smuggled from the country in 2016 alone, a Deputy Minister of Lands and Natural Resources, Mr Benito Owusu-Bio, has said. Addressing a meeting with district chief executives (DCEs) and the leadership of the New Patriotic …

Read More »

Rwanda fines MTN 8.5m dollars

By: BBC Africa Rwanda’s telecom regulator says it has fined South African-owned mobile phone giant MTN about $8.5m (£6.6m) for breaching its licensing conditions by hosting its IT services outside the country. MTN Rwanda pressed ahead with hosting IT services in neighbouring Uganda despite being warned that it would constitute …

Read More »

Ban on cylinder refilling at Gas stations in the offing

By: Kald|MyKuulFMonline| May 18, 2017 Users of Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) will no longer have to take their cylinders for refilling at the various gas stations when a new national policy on the retailing of LPG comes into force. The policy being promulgated by the Ministry of Energy will see …

Read More »