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Ghana Cedi now world’s worst performing currency

Ghana’s cedi slumped to become the world’s worst-performing currency this year as investors continued to squeeze foreign capital to the west African country before a deal with the International Monetary Fund.

Zeepay aims to dominate fintech, mobile money markets

The Commercial Manager of Zeepay Limited, Dede Afriyie Quarshie, has underpinned the company’s success at this year’s Ghana Club 100 Awards to the ingenuity of the Chief Executive Officer, Andrew Takyi-Appiah, adding that the company has set sights on taking over the fintech and mobile money space beyond Ghana.

Iron ore mining to start by 2025 – GIISDEC CEO

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Ghana Integrated Iron and Steel Development Corporation (GIISDEC), Kwabena Bonsu Fordwor, says the earliest time the country can start mining iron ore will be in three years; that is, 2025.

BOST to tap into US$970m oil re-export market

The Bulk Oil Storage and Transportation Company Limited (BOST) is positioning itself to take advantage of a GH¢970million oil re-export market in landlocked nations within the sub-region.

$330 million Boankra Inland Port to be completed by March 2024

President Akufo-Addo has been assured that the US$330 million Boankra Integrated Logistics Terminal project, popularly referred to as the Boankra Inland Port Project, which has been on the drawing board for some eighteen (18) years, will be completed by the first quarter of 2024.

Fuel prices to go up by 10%

The prices of petroleum products are projected to rise by 10 per cent at the pumps from Sunday, October 16, 2022, according to the Institute for Energy Security (IES).