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Ghana hotels adopt precautionary measures against COVID-19

Mr David Eduaful, the Executive Assistant Manager, Labadi Beach Hotel, on Wednesday said it had trained its staff as part of precautionary measures against any possible outbreak of the coronavirus. “We engaged the services of a Physician to train our staff. Notices have been placed around on what to do …

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Terminal 3 hits three million passenger mark – Minister

Mr Joseph Kofi Adda, the Minister of Aviation, on Wednesday said the Kotoka International Airport Terminal 3 was able to handle more than three million passengers in 2019. It is also is on its way to hitting the five million passenger target for which it was built, he said. Mr …

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Ghana Tourism Authority launches Kwahu Easter Paragliding festival

Mr  Ekow Sampson, Deputy Chief Executive Officer in Charge of Operations, Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) has announced that the cost for flying during this year’s paragliding festival would be GH¢ 500.00. He said this year’s event which would be the 15th edition promises to be an exciting one as other …

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GTA calls for investment in chocolate production

Mr Moses Ndebugri, the Upper West Regional Director of the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA), has appealed to international and private investors to spend on the production of chocolate and other cocoa based products to promote local consumption. He said even though Ghana was the second largest producer of cocoa bean, …

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Let’s consume more chocolate for holistic well-being – GTA

Mr. Alexander Kwame Nketia, Volta Regional Director of the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) said chocolate has multiple health benefits apart from expressing love and needed to be consumed more for a holistic well-being. He said it was important not to only express love with chocolate but to create the awareness …

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Israel to support tourism and agriculture development in Volta Region

Ms Shani Cooper, Israeli Ambassador to Ghana, Liberia and Sierra-Leone has pledged the support of the Israeli Government to the development of agriculture and tourism in the Volta Region. She said the potentials for the growth of both sectors in the Region were enormous and would require strategic and dedicated …

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BONABOTO disagrees with Aviation Minister over relocation of airport

BONABOTO, a Civil Society Organisation made up of natives from Bolgatanga, Nabdam, Bongo and Tongo in the Upper East Region, has disagreed with the Aviation Minister, Mr Joseph Kofi Adda over his proposal to relocate the site of the regional airport. It would be recalled that President Nana Addo Dankwa …

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11 First time-tips: Read this before planning to go to Vegas

You are probably excited about your upcoming trip to Vegas. Thanks to Hollywood movies, you are expecting to find a city with bright lights and glamorous nightlife. Las Vegas is a great holiday destination, but only if you come there prepared. Here are eleven things you must know before visiting …

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US government lifts visa restrictions on Ghana Ministers, MPs and their families

The United States government has announced the removal of visa restrictions placed on top Ghana government officials such as Ministers of State and Members of Parliament following reaching an agreement on the matter in contention. In a press release copied to ghanabusinessnews.com, today January 16, 2019, it says the United …

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President says ‘Year of Return’ generated over $1.5b for Ghana

The President, Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo says the ‘Year of Return’ attracted more than 200,000 people from the African Diaspora and generated over $1.5 billion. He also applauded Ghanaians for helping to deliver a successful ‘Year of Return’ programme. “On behalf of Government, I extend sincere, heartfelt gratitude to the …

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