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Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa

Let’s use COVID-19 to drive industrialisation

Mr Samuel Okudzeto Ablakwa, Member of Parliament (MP) for North Tongu, has called on government to take advantage of the ingenuity of young...

DFID and NDA discuss ‘Cities for Industrialisation Growth’ programme

The Department for International Development (DFID) and the Northern Development Authority (NDA) have held discussions about the former’s impending Urban Development and Industrialisation Programme...
Ken Ofori Atta

NIB to focus on promoting industrialisation – Ken Ofori Atta

The government is putting in place strategies to make the state-owned National Investment Bank (NIB) a specialised and an industrialisation - driven bank...
Wpid Money Growth

Industrialisation: Africa’s engine for economic growth

Industrialisation has been considered as the engine of economic growth, leading to the accumulation of physical and human capital. In recent years, African...
Cedecom House

CEDECOM up drive expected to lure in investments for C/R

The Central Regional Development Commission (CEDECOM), a development arm of the Region is repositioning the Region as the preferred investments destination in Ghana. In collaboration...

Africa’s developmental Transformation is Closely Linked with Industrialisation

Mr Alan John Kwadwo Kyerematen, the Minister of Trade and Industry, says Africa must pursue industrialisation as a strategic agenda towards transformation to promote...
extractive sector

Stakeholders in mining encouraged to work together

Madam Hannah Owusu-Koranteng, the Associate Executive Director of the Wassa Association of Communities Affected by Mining (WACAM) has urged the government to domesticate the...
Ghana International Trade Fair

Trade ministry to introduce pre-christmas trade show in Osu

The Ministry of Trade and Industry will soon introduce a pre-Christmas trade show in Osu Oxford Street to display made-in-Ghana goods and services, Mr...
Ghana Shippers' House

African Gov’ts urged to reduce trade constraints

The Union of African Shippers’ Councils (UASCs) has urged African governments to create congenial environment for businesses to thrive by ensuring transparency of laws,...
Wpid University Of Ghana

ISSER backs Gov’ts Intention to establish national bank

The Institute of Statistical, Social and Economic Research (ISSER), of the University of Ghana, has backed government’s intention to establish a national bank purposely...

Gov’t Assures Ghanaians Of Equal Opportunities

Mr Ken Ofori-Atta, the Minister of Finance, on Wednesday, presented the 2018 Budget and Economic Policy Statement of the Government to Parliament with the...
Professor Kwesi Yankah

Ghana Gov’t Won’t Build University For Votes – Sector Minister

Professor Kwesi Yankah, a Minister of State in charge of Tertiary Education has stated that President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo- Addo led government is...
Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah

Minister Rallies For Support

Mr Isaac Kwame Asiamah, Minister for Youth and Sports (MoY&S), has called on the youth to help in the attainment of the 2030 Agenda...

GCCI proposes good tariffs for Government industrialization agenda

Nana Appiagyei Dankwawoso I, the National President of the Ghana Chamber of Commerce and Industries, has said the private sector is prepared to take...

South Africa’s re-industrialisation goal must begin with maximisation of Sub-Saharan opportunities

South Africa’s re-industrialisation is inevitable, but crucial to this process will be investment led trade and regional integration with the country’s neighbours. With relative...
Vivo Energy on Wednesday held its annual Safety Day to focus on safety at work.?

HESAG Emphazise On Decent Work And Economic Growth

Health and Safety Ghana (HESAG), Ghana’s premiere health and safety policy institute, would be holding a stakeholders’ seminar to herald this year’s World Day...
Professor Nicholas Nsowah-Nuamah

Professor Nsowah-Nuamah calls for industrialisation

Professor Nicholas Nsowah-Nuamah, the President of the Regent University College of Science and Technology, has called for the revisit of the industrialisation agenda...

Actors In Government Asked To Live Above Reproach

Apostle Kadmil E.H. Agbalanyoh, the Head of the Church of Theocracy at Homedakrom-Atiakrom has called on actors in government to live above reproach and...

President Nana Addo Paints Gloomy Picture Of Ghana’s Economy

President Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo, Tuesday, delivering his maiden State-of-the-Nation Address , painted a gloomy picture of the national economy and called for consensus...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

Agriculture Seen As Catalyst For Economic Transformation

The African Centre for Economic Transformation (ACET) said Africa’s agricultural sector can drive economic transformation on the continent if the challenges in the sector...

Awards For Indigenous Made In Ghana Products Set

The Awards, an initiative of Entrepreneur Foundation of Ghana (EFG), is being held under the auspices of the Ministry of Trade and Industry and...
Figure 1: Urbanisation and Industrialisation, 2010

The Role of Industrialisation on Urbanisation

Despite established historical links between industrialisation and urbanisation, newer patterns of urbanisation, observed across much of the developing world, suggest that the drivers of...
President John Mahama

Ghana Will Become Net Exporter Of Oil And Gas – Mahama

He said the huge demand for oil and gas for development and industrialisation was growing by the day, therefore, stepping up expertise in that...

Mahama to address Industrialisation Conference

Themed "Industrialisation: The Impetus for Ghana's Economic Growth," EOBS 2016 involves a keynote address, individual presentations, panel discussions and networking opportunities which will focus...
Nana AKufo-Addo

We Will Scrape Taxes On Raw Materials – Nana Addo Promises

Akufo-Addo pointed out that economic growth  is key and needs to be tackled. He indicated that the NPP will embark on an industrialisation drive by...

Dumsor kills manufacturing businesses ? govt

The government has voiced out that, current energy crisis is crippling efforts to create a manufacturing-based economy to reduce the country?s increased appetite for...
Logo of Ghana Made Awards 2014

Ghanaians urged to patronise locally made goods

The Second Ghana Made Awards 2014, organised by Entrepreneurs Foundation Ghana (EFG) was held in Accra, at the weekend. The Ghana Made Award seeks to...

Consider import substitution industrialisation

It ?is chilling coming face to face with shocking revelations that the country spends billions of dollars to import items for which local substitutes...

NBSSI to drive small-scale industrialisation

...with EDAIF providing US$10-20m stimulus The National Board for Small-Scale Industries (NBSSI), the apex body that promotes and develops small -and medium-scale enterprises in the...

ITF to Build 37 skill acquisition centres

Professor Longmas Wapmuk, the Director General and Chief Executive of Industrial Training Fund (ITF), says the centre will soon establish 37 skill acquisition...