Ghana: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 3:29 pm
Africa’s consumer-facing industries have the potential to deliver good investment returns, according to Robert Scharar, Commonwealth Funds manager and president of financial planning and investment firm, FCA Corp.
Makula Dunbar, 2:20 pm
The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has launched the country’s first online based health service which allows patients to engage with doctors online over minor ailments.
Makula Dunbar, 4:13 pm
Sub-Sahara’s TotallyConcrete Expo to analyze economic growth as it impacts the construction sector. Already in Tanzania, cement demand has increased 10 percent since last year.
Makula Dunbar, 2:47 pm
Rockefeller $97 Million contribution will provide jobs for disadvantaged youth and others venturing into the digital market. Opportunities include work relating to web design, online research and tech center support.
Dana Sanchez, 11:02 am
Falling agricultural productivity, a rising middle class and more mouths to feed are driving up Africa’s food imports, and that could spell opportunity, or set off finger pointing. Bad luck could be blamed, according to an article in Financial Times. Rice crops were damaged by bad weather in Niger, Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Madagascar and Benin. Egypt’s cattle have been beset […]
Dana Sanchez, 7:25 pm
When Nigeria resets the way it calculates its gross domestic product in 2014, the numbers could reflect an economy that surpasses South Africa’s, some analysts say.
Makula Dunbar, 5:17 pm
Ministry of Trade and Google launch “Innovation Ghana.” The initiative will spotlight SMEs and techies using the Internet and digital media to the boost goods and services industry
Makula Dunbar, 1:47 pm
UNICEF holds a two-day chronic malnutrition conference in Paris revealing that loss of productivity and health care costs related to child malnutrition in Africa amounts to $25 billion annually.
Dana Sanchez, 8:13 pm
With a dearth of agriculture extension officers in Ghana, mobile phones will be introduced in some parts of the country to disseminate information to farmers using common languages many understand.
Dana Sanchez, 7:38 pm
Very few seed investors in Silicon Valley will put money into markets in Africa but Ghana-based Dropifi beat the odds.
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