Mobile money interoperability to be ready by March – GhIPSS

The Ghana Interbank Payments and Settlement Systems (GhIPSS) has said its platform that would ensure cross-network mobile money transactions would be ready by end of February and could be launched in March. GhIPSS had already missed a November 2017 deadline to deliver the platform, which will allow mobile money users to send and receive money from one network to the […]

Sulley Muntari fights racism

UN hails Muntari action over game – after racist chants

A top United Nations human rights official hailed Pescara’s Ghanaian midfielder Sulley Muntari for walking out of the club’s game against Cagliari amid racists chants from the stands targeting him. The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad al-Hussein labeled Muntari an “inspiration” for his move to leave the pitch after the referee booked him for complaining about racist […]

One District, One Factory

Gov’t lobbies for US$1bn for ‘One District, One Factory’

Investor interest in the government’s district industrialisation programme (DIP), christened ‘One District, One Factory’ (ODOF), is gathering momentum, with financial commitments from the private sector into the initiative totaling US$3 million so far. Also, some 40 companies have submitted proposals on how to help implement the programme to the ODOF Secretary at the Presidency for consideration and approval. The National […]

Monies are safe – GN Bank assures after fire outbreak

GN Bank has assured its customers that their monies and investments with the bank are safe following a wildfire that razed down the bank and other offices on the compound of the Coconut Grove Regency Hotel. News of the fire outbreak at the bank and other companies owned by serial entrepreneur and a Former Minister of State, Papa Kwesi Nduom […]