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Drop new NLC boss – ICU – Starr Fm

Leadership of the Industrial and Commercial Workers Union (ICU) is opposing the appointment of a new Executive Secretary of the National Labour Commission (NLC). The confusion on the labour front follows the appointment of a former MP for Kade Ofosu Asamoah. The Unions say due processes were not followed …

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Africa World Airlines begin Accra-Abuja daily flights – Starr Fm

Africa World Airlines (AWA) Monday June 26, 2017 flew its maiden flight from Accra to Abuja; a journey its management described as an important milestone in the achievement of its goal of connecting West Africa. Speaking to journalists on arrival at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, Captain …

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Prosecute officials of BOST over contaminated fuel – COPEC – Starr Fm

The Chamber of Petroleum Consumers is demanding for the prosecution of officials of BOST over the sale of some 5 million liters of contaminated fuel. BOST had earlier sanctioned the sale of the contaminated fuel out of a number of options after considering that to be economically prudent. According …

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Bank of Africa calls on Chief Imam – Starr Fm

Management of Bank of Africa led by Kobby Andah, Managing Director paid a courtesy call on the Chief Imam, Sheikh Dr. Osmanu Nuhu Sharubutu at his residence in Accra. Accompanying the MD were Abubakar Essuman, Head of HR, Musah Abdul-Rahman, Head of Foreign Operations and Robert Nunoo, Head of …

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China sinks $15bn into Ghana’s economy – Starr Fm

Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has expressed optimism over a $15 billion funding partnership agreement and commitment reached between the Government of Ghana and China. The funding partnership with China, Dr. Bawumia explained, is not based on the traditional model of borrowing and aid. The new model, he noted, …

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China powers Ghana’s ‘1 District – 1 Factory’ with $2bn – Starr Fm

The NPP government’s ‘One District One Factory’ initiative has received a major boost following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding for a funding facility worth up to $2 billion between a number of Ghanaian banks and the private sector led by the Association of Ghana Industries (AGI), and …

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China ready to support Ghana’s economic transformation – Chinese VP – Starr Fm

The Vice President of the People’s Republic of China, Li Yuanchao, has announced his country’s preparedness to partner Ghana to undertake a massive transformation of her economy. Speaking at a State Reception for his Ghanaian counterpart, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, H.E …

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WestBlue deploys e-Manifest at KIA – Starr Fm

The Customs Division of the Ghana Revenue Authority has commenced the implementation of an e-Manifest system at the Kotoka International Airport. The e-Manifest system which is being deployed by technical partners of the Customs division of the GRA, WestBlue Consulting will allow customs officials to access advance information on …

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