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Ghana Investment Promotion Centre screens investment projects for international promotion

Over 120 marketable investment projects are being screened by the Ghana Investment Promotion Centre (GIPC) to be promoted on international investment marketing platforms. The call for projects started in November 2009 and ends at the end of this month. The projects include agribusiness, tourism, ICT, wood processing, finance, petroleum and …

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Ghana stocks move up on Ayrton Drugs, Stanchart Bank

The GSE All-Share Index rose marginally by 3.84 points to 5,633.62, up from 5,629.78 points on gains in Ayrton Drugs and Standard Chartered Bank. The rise in the index brings the year to date gain to 1.10 per cent. On the broader market, there were two gainers – Ayrton Drugs …

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Ghana stocks rise on Ecobank, GCB gains

Gains in the share prices of Ecobank Ghana (EBG) and Ghana Commercial Bank (GCB) pushed the benchmark index up by 6.52 points in a dull market on Tuesday. The GSE All-Share Index rose to 5,629.78 points from 5,623.26 points at the previous close. The rise in the index brings the …

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Ghana stocks fall on SG-SSB, EIC losses

Shares in SG-SSB and Enterprise Insurance fell in Friday’s trading to bring down the GSE All-Share Index, the benchmark index of the Ghana Stock Exchange, by 13.53 points to close at 5,613.25 points. Change for the year therefore closed the session at 0.73 per cent from 0.98 per cent on …

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Olam to invest $31.5m in Ghana wheat mill

Global agricultural products supply chain management and food products company, Olam says it will invest $31.5 million to establish a wheat mill in Ghana. A report by Channel NewsAsia says the wheat mill will be situated in Ghana’s main port city of Tema. Olam, which is headquartered in Singapore, expects …

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Ghana stocks climb up on gains in four equities

The GSE All-Share Index, the main index of the Ghana Stock Exchange, went up by 34.08 points to close at 5,626.78 points buoyed by gains in four equities. Change for the year closed the session at 0.98 per cent. On the broader market, there were five price changes – four …

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Private sector investment essential to bolster Africa's infrastructure – Laing

The importance of private sector investment in expanding Africa’s infrastructure has been emphasized. Speaking at the Africa Investment Forum in Accra, Ghana the CEO of CDC Group Plc, Richard Laing said Africa’s infrastructure needs in critical need of investment. He said private sector involvement is key to strengthening the continent’s …

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FirstBanC lists mutual fund on Ghana Stock Exchange

FirstBanC Financial Services on Tuesday listed its mutual money fund, First Fund, on the Ghana Stock Exchange calling on the general public to purchase the shares and benefit from its numerous opportunities. The First Fund, whose Initial Public Offer (IPO) begins on February 9 and ends on March 1, is …

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Ghana government asked to focus on attracting investments

Alhaji Gado Sulemana, a leading member of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has urged the government to improve the country’s infrastructure to make the nation more attractive to foreign investors. Alhaji Sulemana said Ghana needed foreign direct investments to reverse the growing unemployment among the youth. Speaking to the Ghana …

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Ghana benefits from $3m Grameen Foundation microfinance, technology programme

Ghana is one of the developing countries to benefit from a Grameen Foundation and JP Morgan initiative for microfinance and technology. The initiative known as Bankers without Borders (BwB) sends senior working professionals for short-term, fields based or remote skills-based projects that supports microfinance institutions (MFIs) and technology-for-development initiatives. The …

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