The US$3 billion Eurobond issued by the government earlier this week has hit the accounts of the Bank of Ghana, a source close to the central bank has revealed. The funds from the three-pronged bond deal reached the central bank last Tuesday.
Consumers of petroleum products in Ghana can now look forward hopefully towards a rare decrease in pump prices for both gasoline and diesel, as well as LPG.
The Finance Minister Ken Ofori Atta has disclosed that all other things being equal the $3 billion Eurobond money would hit Bank of Ghana’s account next week.
Carmeuse Lime Product Ghana Limited, has engineered an innovative technology to cut down material cost in the building construction industry, with the usage of lime, laterite and pozzolana. Proven by an extensive research, the company, has developed high quality and environmentally friendlier lime bricks, made from lime, laterite and pozzolana [which are extracted locally in Sekondi and Kumasi respectively], for building construction.
Ghana’s Minister for Railway Development, Joe Ghartey has told foreign investors looking to invest in Africa to choose Ghana because it has the most politically stable environment on the continent. He says since such environment is what is needed for any long term investment, especially infrastructure, Ghana must be the desired destination for any such investor.
The Western Region Coordinating Council Investment Center has welcomed a partnership from the Takoradi Technical University to promote business development in the region.
Furtherance to this laudable collaboration, a Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the Western Region Coordinating Council and the university, to undertake research and develop business proposals and plans for metropolitan, municipal and district assemblies in the region, to inform prospective investors about opportunities abound.
Minister for the Western Region, Dr. Kwabena Okyere Darko Mensah has rebuked the National Democratic Congress (NDC) for making discrediting statements about the President Nana Addo and the New Patriotic Party’s effort in the establishment of KEDA Ceramics Ghana Limited; a tile and ceramic manufacturing company in the Shama District of the Western Region.