Tuesday , April 23 2019
Home / Business


NPA to commence regulation of bitumen

Source:savannanews24.com: The National Petroleum Authority (NPA) is in the process of beginning regulation of bitumen which is especially used in the road construction sector in the country. The move is to ensure that services that use bitumen receive the required standard materials. Mr Hassan Tampuli, Chief Executive Officer of NPA ...

Read More »

Aker Energy discovers more oil offshore Ghana

Aker Energy has announced it has encountered oil in the Pecan South-1A well offshore Ghana. “A sidetrack will now be drilled to further appraise the volume potential,” an official statement said. The Pecan South-1A well was drilled south of the main Pecan field in the Deepwater Tano Cape Three Points ...

Read More »

Tema Port gets new Director

General Manager of Legal Affairs at the Ghana Ports and Harbour Authority (GPHA), Sandra Opoku has been appointed the acting Director of Tema Port. DGN Online understands that she is taking over from lawyer Edward Osei. According to information available to DGN Online, the Dirctor-General of GPHA informed management of ...

Read More »

Aeryus blockchain payments to be launch in Ghana

Source:savannanews24.com/Abdul Ganiw: Aeryus chain-payment- the first complete transnational system for digital currencies- will be unveiled in Ghana on March 6, 2019, as part of the 62nd celebration of Ghana independence. The presentation will be part of the festivities in Tamale, the fattest-growing city in West Africa and the capital town ...

Read More »

UK pledges more investments in Ghana

The United Kingdom (UK)’s Minister of State for Africa, Harriet Baldwin, has affirmed her country’s commitment to increasing investment in Ghana to ensure greater economic harmonization between the two countries. Recounting the economic gains and strides made to formalize and improve the Ghanaian economy in the last few years, Harriet ...

Read More »

Zuckerberg: Facebook has been an ‘innovator in privacy

Despite the numerous privacy scandals Facebook has faced of late, CEO Mark Zuckerberg calls the company an “innovator in privacy.” In a discussion with Harvard law professor Jonathan Zittrain, Zuckerberg said that Facebook has been a developer of cutting-edge private communication tools since the services early days at Harvard, and ...

Read More »

NPA inaugurate taskforce to fight fuel smuggling

Source:savannanews24.com: A joint national taskforce to oversee the export of petroleum products across Ghana’s borders has been inaugurated. In an effort to curb the menace, the National Petroleum Authority in collaboration with other bodies have initiated measures to conduct swoop exercises on trucks suspected to be involved in the dumping ...

Read More »

15 BoG staff hot over collapsed banks

At least 15 staff of the Bank of Ghana are before a Disciplinary Committee over misconduct leading to the collapse of over seven banks in Ghana. The newly formed Ethics and Investigative Office of the Central Bank referred the 15 officials to the committee after investigating their alleged role in ...

Read More »