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2014-07-22 Ghana Workers Protest State of Economy
[CAJ News]Accra -MORE than 500 members of the Tema regional office of the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) have staged a protest over the rising cost of living in Ghana.

2014-07-22 Tilapia Farming Industry Gets a Boost
[Deutsche Welle]Tilapia has become a popular delicacy in Ghana. The trend has boosted Tilapia demand in the country and has made many entrepreneurs to invest in commercial Tilapia farming.

2014-07-22 Mahama's Lamentations Over Donor Deafness
[Ghanaian Chronicle]President John Dramani Mahama has taken his disappointment with the donor community or our development partners to the National House of Chiefs.

2014-07-22 ACEP Holds Roundtable Discussion On Tracking Budget Expenditure of the Extractive Revenues
[Ghana Govt.]Transparency in petroleum revenue use has improved in 2014 due to the publication by government of more disaggregated data on projects funded with petroleum revenues, Dr Mohammed Amin Adam, Executive Director of the Africa Centre for Energy Policy, has disclosed.

2014-07-22 WAIFEM Regional Seminar Opens in Accra
[Ghana Govt.]Leaders of the West African sub-region have been called upon to embrace multilateral trading systems and enhance participation in negotiations, given the benefits of international trade on African economies.

2014-07-22 Agriculture & Development - Ghana Women Farmer Organisation Visits Gambian Farmers
[The Point]Ghana women Farmers Network Organization (FONG) recently paid a five-day exchange visit to the National Coordinating Organization for Women Association the Gambia NACOFAG wing women.

2014-07-22 MFWA Meets Local Assemblies On Improving Public Information Disclosure On Local Developments
[MFWA]The Media Foundation for West Africa has rolled out Phase III of its "Media for Accountable Local Governance Project" to improve information disclosure between local assembly authorities and citizens on revenue inflows and expenditure; and community developments in the three northern regions of Ghana.

2014-07-22 Digital Platform to Enhance Transparency in Ghana's Oil Industry
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Ghana risks mismanaging its new oil find just like its gold and other mineral if transparent governance systems are not in place.

2014-07-22 TUC Calls Police Bluff
[Ghanaian Chronicle]AFTER REJECTING the call by the government to put on hold the intended strike and nationwide street protest against unbearable economic situation in the country, the Trade Union Congress (TUC) is now on a collision course with the Ghana police Service, which has stated publicly that it cannot provide men to police the intended demonstrations.

2014-07-22 Wa Municipal Assembly On Course to Meeting Revenue Target
[Ghana Govt.]The Wa Municipal Assembly is on course to meeting its revenue target set for 2014 fiscal year and frantic efforts are being made to achieve the revenue targets to help in the implementation of relevant planned programmes and activities to address the development challenges of the municipality which would improve the living standards of the people.

2014-07-22 British High Commissioner Calls On Veep
[Ghana Govt.]The Vice-President, Mr Kwesi Bekoe Amissah-Arthur has asked the new British High Commissioner in Accra, Mr Jon Benjamin, to continue to promote Ghana-UK relations as championed by his predecessors.

2014-07-22 Communication Minister Meets Information Staff
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister for Communications, Dr Edward Omane Boamah has reiterated Government's efforts and vision towards the development and the betterment of public workers.

2014-07-22 Expresso Woes Deepen As More Subscribers 'Flee'
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Expresso Ghana closed the month of May 2014 with massive drop of subscribers, while fellow rivals recorded increases. This is according to the National Communications Authority's monthly Mobile Voice subscription statistics.

2014-07-22 Sex, Money and Power - the Curse of the Ghanaian Politician
[Ghanaian Chronicle]It is an established fact that Politics is a dirty game and dirtier are the traits associated with it.Most scandalous issues pertinent to local happenings, almost always, carry stories about politicians, their relatives or friends.

2014-07-22 Sharabutu Kicks Against 'Okada'
[Ghanaian Chronicle]SHEIKH USMAN Nuhu Sharubutu, the National Chief Imam, on Monday, urged Ghanaians to desist from using motorcycles for commercial purposes, popularly known as Okada, as it is against the law.

2014-07-22 Ambassador Sun Baohong Met With Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Export Promotion Authority
[Focac]On 16th July 2014, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Ms. Sun Baohong met with Mr. Gideon Quarcoo, the Chief Executive Officer of Ghana Export Promotion Authority. They exchanged views on Ghana's export to China and promotion of bilateral economic and trade cooperation.

2014-07-22 Ambassador Sun Baohong Hosted a Dinner for Speaker of Parliament of Ghana at the Residence
[Focac]On 16th July 2014, Chinese Ambassador to Ghana H.E. Ms. Sun Baohong hosted a dinner for Rt. Honorable Edward Korbly Doe Adjaho, the Speaker of Parliament of Ghana, and had a friendly talk with His Honorable on China-Ghana relations, bilateral cooperation of legislative organs and other issues of common concern.

2014-07-22 Communications Minister Addresses Staff
[Ghana Govt.]The Minister for Communication, Dr Omane Boamah, has assured staff that none of them would lose their job due to the change of the Ministry from Information and Media Relation to the Ministry of Communication.

2014-07-22 NDC Grabs Extra U.S.$490 Million and Pushes External Debt to U.S.$12 Billion
[Ghanaian Chronicle]Ghana's borrowing streak, which has become a subject of debate in recent days, continues unabated. Parliament was last Friday compelled to approve various loan agreements sourced from its development partners by the government, totaling US$495,788,879.

2014-07-22 New Partnership Offers Ghanaians Affordable Housing
[CAJ News]Accra -Ghana Home Loans, the mortgage service provider, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with A-Star Building Solutions, an estate developer, to deliver affordable homes across the country.

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