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Kenya’s planting season hands rural youths income amid COVID-19 battle

When Kenya restricted operations of various businesses including open-air markets, hotels and bars to contain the spread of the new coronavirus disease (COVID-19), a...
Airtel-Tigo merger

AirtelTigo pledges 1% of its income to education in Ghana

AirtelTigo says it is dedicating one per cent of sales proceeds accruing from airtime recharges in the Ashanti, Bono and Ahafo Regions, to support...
Ghana Cocoa Board

Women farmers urged to explore other sources of income

Nana Adwoa Dokua, a Board Member of the Ghana Cocoa Board (COCOBOD) has called on women in cocoa farming to look beyond cocoa cultivation...

Analysts hail Ghana’s new minerals income investment law

Ghana's new mineral income investment law is a good one that sets the tone for some changes in the mining sector, an analyst said...

Women cite bush burning as cause of their low income

Women in Sandema in the Builsa-North district have condemned the rate of bush burning in the area and said the annual practice had a...
stakeholders engagement

Fiscal Policy, A Key For Government To Harmonize Income Distribution In Ghana – IFS

Dr. Magnus Ebo Duncan, the Director of Policy at Institute of Fiscal Studies (IFS), has said fiscal policy has been the primary key for...

MCE calls for sustainable investments in agriculture

Mr Albert Okyere, the Ashaiman Municipal Chief Executive has called for strong and sustainable investments in the agricultural sector to create business opportunities. He urged...

Star Ghana suggests an independent audit unit for political parties

Mr Francis Darko Asare, the Programmes Director of Star Ghana, has said it is incumbent on the citizenry to be assertive and demand accountability...
Financial scrutiny

African Financial Markets Initiative Admits Ghana And Zambia

Ghana and Zambia have become the newest members of the African Financial Markets Initiative (AFMI), under the auspices of the African Development Bank (AfDB)...

UK Backs New Income Rules for Overseas Partner

Income rules which stop thousands of British citizens bringing their foreign spouse to the UK are lawful “in principle” the Supreme Court has ruled.Judges...
Ghana Revenue Authority

Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce To Enforce Tax Compliance

The Ghana Revenue Authority (GRA) Special Revenue Mobilisation Taskforce says it will intensify its tax compliance checks in 2017 to sustain the gains made...

In 2016 Shell Recorded an Upward Income of 136 Percent

Shell welcomed a hefty 136% increase to its full-year 2016 income, as the supermajor looks ahead to strengthen its finances in 2017. The Anglo-Dutch firm...

Q3 2016: Asanko Raked in $11.7m Net Income

pdf available here Asanko Gold Inc. (TSX:AKG)(NYSE MKT:AKG) posted $11.7 million for the third quarter of the year as its financial results for the...

Income growth offers rich opportunities

Two boys sit on a motorcycle at an auto expo in Beijing. China's growing consumption will continue to bring opportunities to companies in many...

Ghana makes strides in lowering deaths from infectious diseases

while critical – are not the only keys to healthy living in 195 countries Ghanaians are living longer lives than they were 25 years...

Nigeria to boost job creation via tax reduction for MSMEs

Kemi Adeosun, Minister of Finance, disclosed this in Abuja, Nigeria's capital city when she received the newly-revised National Tax Policy (NTP) document. ...

4 million registered taxpayers evaded tax in 2015

He said, last year, six million registered taxpayers were supposed to pay income tax to government but only two million honoured – leaving a...

Afreximbank Records Growth Of 25 Percent

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) achieved a record 25 per cent rise in its net income from 2014 to 2015, taking in $134 million...
Alliance for Green Revolution in Africa (AGRA)

AGRA intervenes to double income of small holder farmers

The plan will also double the incomes of another 21 million more farm households through grantees, partners to policies and partnerships that increase productivity...

Oil Palm Farmers Advised To Accept Alternative Livelihood Programme

He said alternative livelihoods such as grass-cutter rearing, piggery, snail rearing and aquaculture would increase their income and safeguard their financial independence. Mr. Salifu gave...
tea farmer

In 2015 Kenya’s tea industry recorded $1.38 billion in revenue

Agriculture, Fisheries and Food Authority (AFFA) Interim Director General Alfred Busolo told a media briefing in Nairobi that exports totaled 1.23 billion dollars in...

Investment Banking At Risk of Income Tax Law – Addae-Mensah

Group Chief Executive Officer of Databank Ghana, Kojo Addae-Mensah The Group Chief Executive Officer of Databank Ghana, Kojo Addae-Mensah has stated that the new income...

Gov’t urged to realize affordable housing dream of Ghanaians

Speaking at a news conference in Accra, Ms Angela Amankrah, the founder of the NGO, said lack of affordable options to own properties has...

OPDAG Looks At Making Ghana The Biggest Income Earner

The Oil Palm Development Association of Ghana (OPDAG) has repositioned itself in its quest to ensure that Ghana moves from being a net importer...
Mr.Kofi Ampong

West Africa Still the focus of investors – WAPI

The West African sub-region is fast becoming a major focus for global investors and developers despite the fact that the region has in recent...
International Fertilizer Development Centre

New CEO of IFDC and other heads visit Botanga rice fields

The IFDC is implementing the ATT project with funding from the USAID where farmers including women are supported with power tillers and their accessories...

Dividends Should Not Be Made Income and long-term Portfolio Value

Investors underestimate dividends as a source of value for after-tax income and their positive contribution toward the total return on equity portfolios. In periods...

Government to implement “weaning off‟ policy

Mr Seth Terkper, Minister of Finance, who made this known to Parliament in his Budget Statement and Economic Policy of the Government for the...

15,000 Liberian Youth to be trained in income generating activities

The World Bank Board of Executive Directors has approved a new US$10 million International Development Association (IDA)* credit for the Government of Liberia to...

Understanding Your Income is Very Vital

You have an offer for a new job. It will pay you 40 hours per week starting at $15 per hour, which means you?ll...